I've tried clear chalkboard paint before - and it's one of the most awesome craft supplies EVER. My life changed when I discovered the stuff! I love that when it's painted on, you can't even tell it there - then you start writing and *boom* . . . it's a chalkboard. And no one knew. Kids especially love these kind of projects, at least I did when I was little. Turns out Randi made one for her girls … [Read more...]
Washi Tape Crafts
All of these wonderful crafts use washi tape. Scroll through to pick your favorites!
What are your plans for the summer? I'm definitely going on a longer vacation after a few years of not taking one, and that's just the start. I want to do a mini adventure each week as well. It can be as simple as going to the park and watching people LARP (they do it every Sunday). Or it can be a little more adventurous as kayaking down the Chattahoochee. Whatever it is, I want to make sure that … [Read more...]
Do you feel like pencils are one of the hardest things to organized? I mean, if you have a bunch they can go into a case - but the one I need always takes a dive to the bottom - no matter what color I am looking for. I think this is a pretty fun idea to display pencils (which are already pretty and colorful), especially on a kids' desk. So grab a 2x4 and a saw and a drill - cut your own, and then … [Read more...]
Did the jean jacket ever really go away? And if so, has it come back? Working from home means I'm not the most fashionable person on the planet - I don't see what people are wearing out and about in the world. But the reason I ask is because I have a jean jacket that I adore and I'd love to bust it out of storage and add some of these washi tape brooches. They are so easy to make, and basically … [Read more...]
Happy Earth Day! In celebration, I'm sharing a fun tutorial with you that is recycled - and also has the colors of the earth. What a fun coincidence, right? Green and blue are my favorite colors, so this is right up my alley. Also up my alley? Spray painting glass jars and washi taping things. It all comes together in Carrie's cute project, and after you make them you have awesome storage that you … [Read more...]