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November 24, 2014 – 4:00 am | 34 Comments

Christmas is a month away. Can you believe it?! This will be our second Christmas in Our DIY House, and we’re all very excited about it. This year, I had the pleasure of decorating our …

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Make an Easy No Sew DIY Plaid Blanket Scarf

December 2, 2014 – 1:00 pm | 3 Comments
How to make a DIY plaid tartan blanket scarf - SO easy!

Welcome to a week of easy, handmade scarf tutorials. It’s Scarf Week – like Shark Week, but far less frightening! From Monday to Friday, I’m sharing with you 5 super-duper-simple handmade scarf tutorials that would make great …

DIY Vintage Map Christmas Gift Wrap and Gift Bags

December 2, 2014 – 5:00 am | 7 Comments
Wrap Christmas presents in vintage maps that you find or print, and accent them with green, teal and gold ribbon

Vintage maps are so, so awesome. They’re beautiful pieces of art in my mind, and I’m so obsessed with them lately that I knew I had to incorporate them into our Christmas decor this year. …

Make an Arm Knit Scarf

December 1, 2014 – 1:00 pm |
DIY Easy Arm Knit Scarf Video Tutorial

Welcome to a week of easy, handmade scarf tutorials. It’s Scarf Week – like Shark Week, but far less frightening! From today until Friday, I’ll share with you 5 super-duper-simple handmade scarf tutorials that would …

Favourite Things Giveaway: The Waikoloa Embroidered Pillow from Taylor Linens (Enter to Win!)

December 1, 2014 – 5:00 am | 54 Comments
The Waikoloa Embroidered Pillow from Taylor Linens Giveaway

I’ve teamed up with several of my blogging friends as we share some of our favourite things this week and give you a chance to win them! With Christmas holidays coming soon, one of my favourite …

Motivational Monday #27: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

November 30, 2014 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time – we’re starting the party early this week! Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those …

Make Real Evergreen Wreaths

November 26, 2014 – 9:00 am | 3 Comments
How to make real evergreen wreaths with just branches and twine

My great grandpa was a master gardener for a castle-like estate in Germany. Sadly, I didn’t inherit his (very) green thumb, but my mom did. When I told her about a dream I had for …

Our Teal, Green, Silver and White Vintage Inspired Flocked Christmas Tree

November 24, 2014 – 4:00 am |

After browsing through Pinterest and dreamily imagining how our home would look at Christmas this year, I had my heart absolutely set on having a flocked Christmas tree. As much as I love white Christmas …

Motivational Monday #26: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

November 23, 2014 – 7:00 pm | 3 Comments

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time – we’re starting the party early this week! Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those …

A Frozen Inspired “Anna” Party

November 19, 2014 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments
Inexpensive, DIY Frozen birthday party ideas

This past weekend, we threw a birthday party for Little A. She’s turning three, and we had been planning a Frozen themed party for quite some time. Like our Halloween costumes this year, I suggested …

Motivational Monday #25: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

November 16, 2014 – 4:00 pm |

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time – we’re starting the party early this week! Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those …