How to Make a Ruffled Fabric Wreath

Ruffled Fabric Wreath Tutorial

I love ruffles on just about anything (as long as it isn’t overdone). Earlier this year, I decided I needed a new winter wreath for my front door. I saw this ruffle wreath over at Kelly Hicks Design. I adore it and decided I needed to have one of my very own. So I set […]

Tiny Ruffle Skirt Tutorial

Tiny Ruffle Skirt Tutorial ~ Creations by Kara

Thankfully, despite the influence of four older brothers, Rachel still likes to dress like a girly girl. So ruffles are a must! I love sewing skirts because not only are they stinking cute, they are easy to sew. I came up with a pattern for this tiny ruffle skirt after seeing something similar in a […]

4th of July Centerpiece- Rustic Crate with Bottle Vases

4th of July Rustic Crate Centerpiece

I love the 4th of July, and I’m participating in a super fun 4th of July round up today! Over 100 bloggers have created recipes, crafts, and home decor ideas that are Patriotic themed.  I’m sharing a 4th of July centerpiece, and you can check out all the others at the bottom of this post. […]

DIY Paint Stick Wood Slat Sign

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I had a picture hanging on the wall in my kitchen. It got knocked off the wall and broken. . . Um, back in December. And I am finally getting around to replacing it. I decided to go with something totally different. I’ve loved the wood slat signs I’ve seen all over the place, so […]

Spring Sign with Book Page Banner

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Spring is teasing me. We had several weeks of unseasonably warm weather. My flowers popped up through the ground. Then it snowed. Yesterday it was warm again. Ah the craziness of spring in Utah. I can’t do a thing to control spring outside my house, but I can make it look like spring inside. I […]

DIY Beadboard Frame Collage

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One of my goals this year is to finish all of the half-completed projects that are starting to take over my house. Anyone else have that problem? I started this beadboard frame collage last August, and it has actually been hanging with a couple of empty frames in it for months now. Yep, pathetic I […]

Easy Christmas Decorations: Wrapping Paper Christmas Trees

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I was put in charge of the Christmas decorations for our ward (church congregation) Christmas party. I had to come up with 30 centerpieces for basically no cost. Kind of a daunting challenge, no? I came up with Wrapping Paper Christmas Trees. While unpacking my Christmas decorations, I came across my fabric Christmas trees, and […]

Easy Christmas Decor: Christmas Tree Banner

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Today I am sharing my Easy Christmas Tree Banner in case any of you missed my guest post a few weeks ago at Positively Splendid. I made a similar book page banner for Easter a couple years ago, and I’ve loved it so much that I decided to adapt it for Christmas. Don’t worry all […]