June 6th, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell
A fabulous Repurposed Book as Sketchbook tutorial by Livividli Lifestyle Blog was linked up to our Green Crafts Showcase this month. I was so inspired by it that it will not only be featured tomorrow as one of the top 5 projects, but I wanted to create my own version. Instead of a sketchbook, I repurposed my book into a journal
April 11th, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell
If you're anything like me, you've been doing some spring cleaning. I went through my thrift stash this week and found this adorable jewelry box. I liked it to begin with, but I wanted to spruce it up a bit. Here's how you can spruce up your own jewelry box!
April 4th, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell
If you're looking for a colorful planter that will spruce up your porch or patio, I have an awesome project for you!
March 29th, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell
Do you have an old pair of sunglasses that you don't want to throw away? Transform them into a unique art piece for your home!
March 28th, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell
Looking for a unique way to store your button collection? What about a jar that actually looks like a button? I saw this button storage idea from S.C.R.A.P using a peanut butter jar, and it inspired me to make my own button jar!
February 27th, 2013 | by Becky Striepe
I spent basically all of last week battling a horrendous ick: fever chills, watery eyes, and (of course) an endlessly runny nose. From what I've been hearing, this has been one of the worst cold and flu seasons on record, and that means a lot of paper tissues headed straight to the landfill. I know, handkerchiefs aren't a sexy topic, but when you're blowing your nose approximately every 45 seconds, I think it's an important one to talk about
February 15th, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell
I have quite a collection of embroidery hoops, and I've done projects like Embroidery Hoop Easter Eggs and Embroidery Hoop Pumpkins. Even so, I bought more embroidery hoops at a garage sale in order to make colorful wall art pieces for my craft booth. Here's the first one that I came up with!
February 14th, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell
In honor of Valentine's Day, I wanted to share one of the pieces I just put together for my craft booth— "I Love You" wall art!
February 8th, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell
Did anyone notice that I missed the December Green Crafts Showcase? With the holiday madness, I completely forgot! I decided to put all of the entries from December and January together and pick my top 5 favorites! Here they are!
February 7th, 2013 | by Bonnie Getchell
I'm selling lots of old and vintage picture frames in my booth. I've painted them so they look rejuvenated, but I hate how the cardboard glares through the glass. I decided to make my own "filler" that not only solves the boring cardboard problem, but promotes my website as well!