Fall leaf crafts garland

Easy DIY Paper Leaf Garland for Fall

I LOVE fall. If only it weren’t so fleeting! Today we’ll extend fall beauty indoors with this sweet and easy DIY Paper Leaf Garland for Fall. Garlands are enjoyable for any time of year! The theme today is fall and Thanksgiving season, but it would be beautiful with … Read More

Five rustic gnomes from a fishing gnomes blog post.

Fishing Gnomes DIY

Ahoy there! These fishing gnomes are perfect for the fish enthusiasts in your life. We all know one! Artist Ruth Johnson made these and all the handmade gnomes on this site. She shares her creative ideas with us today. For additional gnome inspiration, see these Gnome Posts for her tips … Read More

Stenciled American flag pillows from the blog post, "How to Paint Throw Pillows".

Paint Pillows

Ready for a simple craft to celebrate the fourth of July? Allow me to show you how easy it is to paint throw pillows. This project is appropriate for all ages! It can be done with painterly precision or loosey-goosey fun, depending on how you roll. A custom … Read More

How to Make a Rustic American Wood Flag DIY

DIY Wooden Flag

Show your patriotism; learn how to make your own DIY wooden flag! This craft project is easy and fun for kids and adults alike. You really have to hand it to Betsy Ross. She knew what she was doing. The American Flag design is simple yet distinctive and … Read More

Mosaic a Table

Today, we are dropping in on my friend Deb! She’ll show us how easy it is to mosaic a table with tile. Outdoor Mosaic Tables Learn how to design and create your own table. Big or small, it need not be expensive if you employ a little creativity! … Read More

Valentine's Day decoupage craft project - handmade frame

Make this easy DIY photo frame

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, I want to share an easy handmade gift idea for a special person in your life. Learn how to make this easy DIY photo frame! I’ve seen variations of this frame for sale in the past and I always thought it would be … Read More

Five Valentine's Day chef gnomes from a Be Brave and Bloom blog post.

Chef Gnomes

Here’s an adorable do-it-yourself gift idea for the culinarian or baker in your life. DIY Chef Gnomes! See ALL gnome posts here. Valentine’s Day Gnomes To make one for Feb 14th, add valentine-theme pattern fabric, plus red, pink, or white trims, and you have a valentine’s version. Chef … Read More

A DIY banner hanging on a fireplace mantle

DIY Banner Ideas

If you are celebrating something a banner is a perfect way to showcase your enthusiasm! Today I have DIY banner ideas for you that can work for any occasion, big or small. I promise you will enjoy creating this festive craft banner. Bonus, it is made with simple … Read More

An outdoor pacesetting from the blog post, how to make a table runner.

How to Make a Table Runner

If you’ve ever looked for a special table covering for your home but cannot find what you are looking for, maybe it’s time to make your own! Today I will show you how to make a table runner.   I am adding a trim with mitered corners to … Read More

Table from a blog post on How to make DIY Napkin Rings.

DIY Napkin Rings

Hi gang! Here’s a cute little super fast project. 😃 These DIY napkin rings are completely custom. Create them to match one of your tabletops or place settings. Today I was going for a masculine, casual look. This will work perfectly for this coming Father’s Day! It would … Read More