I wanted a new doormat to welcome guests during autumn. I love a DIY doormat. One of the very first projects I created on this blog was a Personalized Doormat. They’re easy to decorate and a wonderful way to personalize your entryway. I picked up this natural tan mat from my local hardware store. You can also give a worn out existing mat a facelift using this technique. First, I spray painted it gold. After the gold […]
Save those Halloween candy wrappers! You’ll need them for this DIY cart. Luckily, I have a friend on the inside who scored me these Tootsie Roll Pop wrappers. This wheeled cart is perfect for Halloween, but with different styling can be used year round. Be sure to scroll to the bottom of this post to see the cart decked out this way. Ok, friends, I must admit this project is a little more complex and […]
Watch the video below to learn how to make these creepy blob decorations. They are absolutely perfect for Halloween. Plus, my friend James Wright from Run Around James stops by to show us how to make a delicious fall/Halloween cocktail. Happy Haunting!
Looking for some inexpensive Halloween decor? These three wreaths are sure to impress and won’t break the bank. Believe it or not, all of the items to make them came from Dollar Tree! For the fringed wreath, I picked up two orange and black fringed garlands, a battery operated light up Halloween lantern and a 10 inch foam floral wreath. First, using some black ribbon that I also purchased at Dollar Tree, I hung the lantern […]
If you’re in need of a festive Halloween door hanger, this kooky fellow is the perfect DIY project for you! Trick-or treaters are sure to love him. In addition to being stylish, he’s inexpensive and easy to make. Plus, he looks great blowing in the wind! I must admit, this project wasn’t initially on my Halloween to-do list, but when I saw this wooden skull plaque in the dollar spot at Target for $3, I knew I […]
I was recently gifted a bunch of old coffee cans from a friend who thought I might be able to use them for various projects. He was right! I’ve definitely got a few in mind, but these Halloween luminaries are the first. Aren’t they adorable? I love an easy and affordable project. Did you notice they have marble eyes? They look so cool when lit up from inside. Be sure to scroll to the bottom […]
Watch the video below to learn how to make a neat marble suncatcher.
I love making wreaths out of dollar store items. The supplies for this adorable kitchen wreath cost under $10. That’s something to cock-a-doodle-do about! I picked up all of these items at my local Dollar Tree. Supplies: 5 – 3 Pack of Copper Scouring Pads 1- 3 Pack of Silver Scouring Pads Foam Wreath 2 Pack Rooster Kitchen Burner Cover (I used the smaller cover) Red/White Kitchen Towel Additional Supplies: Drill/small drill bit Hot Glue Gun/Sticks […]
If you’re in need of a colorful side table, this is the project for you! I’m in love with how it turned out. In addition to being stylish, it’s cost conscious too. The pine round top was under $7 and the base of the table is a tomato cage! Wouldn’t two of these be great as bedside tables? This was my first time marbling. It was so much fun and the results are incredible. Supplies: […]
My friends at Plaid sent me some samples of their FolkArt Outdoor acrylic paints and some awesome stencil sets. When they arrived, I knew exactly what I was going to use them for. This 3 piece patio set!! It was definitely in need of an upgrade. WOW! Upgrade indeed!!! I’m in love with how this set turned out! I used three different colors on the set. I applied Lawn on the outer portions of the chairs and the slats […]