Yarn Wrapped Spool Ornaments

Just sharing these quick and simple spool ornaments today, which were a Eureka moment thanks to the impulse buy section at Michaels.  The sequin ornaments I shared a few days ago were also impulse buy creations, so we have ourselves a little series here, I guess! I found these twine-wrapped spool ornaments for $1.50 each… 

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DIY Sequin Ornaments

I was wandering around Michaels the other evening (my preferred method for relaxation) and I saw a small bag of glitter covered styrofoam balls.  Pretty, but nothing unique…until I saw a little sequin ball in the same package.  As Gru would say, “LIGHTBULB”.  And guess what?  I had picked up a roll of hot pink… 

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Winter Village Display

After months of missing the festivities, I’m super excited to be participating in December’s Silhouette Challenge, and even more excited to be part of a fantabulous giveaway with my fellow Silhouette wonder bloggers!  So, lots going on in today’s post.  I’m sharing my winter village display, and there’s 36 other Silhouette projects to ogle over,… 

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Washi Tape Paper Chain Garland

Just sharing a quick project today!  I’ve had this idea floating around in this head of mine for a while, but it always takes some experimenting to get it from my head down to an actual workable result.  And yes, a washi tape paper chain garland, as easy as it sounds, took several tries to… 

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Triangle Box Advent Calendar

Now that I come home in the dark after work, I have to do all of my house projects on the weekends.  Hey, I’m not complaining.  At least I’m not driving to work in the dark, which is what I’d be doing if I were in snowy NY right now.  We were pretty productive this… 

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Sharpie Embellished Copper Striped Tray

Remember when I asked whether I should cover an entire tray in copper stripes?  Well, the opinion was pretty unanimous to keep it at 8 stripes, so I did what I was told and left it at that.  And left it.  And left it.  And left it some more.  It sat, with its 8 lovely… 

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Olaf from Frozen Crochet Amigurumi Pattern

The idea for an Olaf stuffie came from a quick random survey I asked on Facebook (Like my page if you want to participate in the randomness!), but really, after the initial idea came out, the whole thing just snowballed.  Yup, pun intended of course!  After days of scrolling through Olaf pictures and drawing out… 

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What I Learned from Using Chalk Paint® Decorative Paint by Annie Sloan

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Annie Sloan Unfolded.  I received product for this post, but the opinions and the project and the tips are all mine!   * indicates affliate links This furniture post has been a long time a-comin’.  I’ve known about Annie Sloan paints foreeeeever, but never really had the… 

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Ripple Chevron Afghan Square

You may have seen my Bobble Stitch afghan square from a few days ago that I worked up for the Blog Hop Crochet Along.  Here’s my second square pattern for you to follow along and make.  And just like my last square with its uncreative name, I’m calling this one the Ripple Chevron Afghan Square… 

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