• Home Decor

    Craftapalooza – April 25, 2020 1:00 PM EST

    Everything you need to know about our Craftapalooza can be found right here!! I teamed up with Renee from Faux Your Eyes Only and many other amazing crafters to bring you a fun filled FREE DAY OF CRAFTING! We love all of our followers and wanted to show our appreciation by doing something for all of you, this is what we came up with! Here is the schedule of our amazing crafter! 1:00 – Kristy’s Craft Room 1:30 – Lizzy and Erin 2:00 – Faux Your Eyes Only 2:30 – Wilshire Collection 3:00 – Owl B Crafty 3:30 – Bee Inspired Market 4:00 – DIY Living By Talisa Lindsay 4:30…

  • Farmhouse Decor,  Home Decor,  Spring Decor

    Mini Clothespin Wreath – A mini take on the clothespin wreath craze!

    The clothespin wreath craze is in full swing right now! Everywhere you look you see them! I wanted to play with some mini clothes pins and this is what I came up with! I think it came out so stinking cute! Bonus, its a quick easy and budget friendly craft! I ended up deciding not to use the blessed galvanized word since it was a little big and overpowered the wreath. This post contains referral links to help you find some of the items I used. Here is what you’ll need for this craft. Mini clothespins Empty ribbon spool 2 3/4″ Tan or light taupe acrylic paint Flowers Raffia Twine…

  • Easter,  Spring Decor,  Uncategorized

    Easter Bunny Garland – Dollar Tree Bunny Sacks made into cute Easter garland!

    This cute Easter Garland was made from the Dollar Tree Bunny Sacks. A couple embellishments and a recycled product created all this cuteness! This post contains referral links to help you find the exact items I used. Here’s what you will need. Bunny Sacks, Dollar Tree Wide Pink Ribbon Pink Yarn Pom Pom Maker Polly fill or Plastic grocery bags Scissors Hot glue gun and glue sticks The first thing you will do is stuff your bunny sacks. I was out of Polly fill so I used plastic grocery bags. I used one for each bunny sack. You will loosely ball up the bag making sure the printed words were…

  • DIY Tips and Tricks,  Kids Crafting,  Uncategorized

    Homemade Sidewalk Chalk Paint – An easy way to create beautiful sidewalk chalk art!

    This is a fun and easy twist on traditional sidewalk chalk. This technique gives you a more vibrant look then just traditional sidewalk chalk alone. If you already have chalk, you will have everything else you need at home as well. This post will include referral links to aid you in find the items similar to what I used. What you will need for this fun activity. Chalk, sidewalk chalk or regular chalk Shaving tool, cheese grater, lemon zester or butter knife Water Cup or bowl Paper plate or piece of paper Foam paint brush The first thing you will do is shave your chalk, you can use a butter…

  • DIY Tips and Tricks,  Kristy's Friday Favorites

    Friday Favorite – Cutting Tool

    Each week on Friday I will share one of my favorite things! It might be a tool I use regularly, a crafting material, a home decor item, it could really be anything! However it will always be something that I have used, love and truly recommend. This post contains referral links so you can get all the details and pricing of items I’m featuring. This weeks Friday Favorite is a cutting took that I use ALL THE TIME! I really don’t thing I could live without them at this point… This weeks Friday Favorite is a good pair of side cutters. they are often called wire cutters or snips. I…

  • Easter,  Farmhouse Decor,  Uncategorized

    Farmhouse Chick Hanger – An adorable Dollar Tree transformation!

    This adorable little chick was a simple wood cutout from Dollar Tree! A simple painting technique and a cute little bow made such a huge difference for this little chick! This post contains referral links to direct you to find the exact materials I used. What you will need for this little chick. You can click on the highlighted words for details and pricing for those items. Wood chick, Dollar Tree Chalk paint, FolkArt White Adirondack and FolkArt Summer Porch Vaseline Ribbon, Dollar Tree Wired garland, Amazon or Hobby Lobby Floral sprigs, Dollar Tree Raffia Paint brush Rag Sanding block, Dollar Tree or bulk from Amazon Hot glue gun and…

  • DIY Tips and Tricks,  Kristy's Friday Favorites

    Friday Favorites!

    Each week on Friday I will share one of my favorite things! It might be a tool I use regularly, a crafting material, a home decor item, it could really be anything! However it will always be something that I have used, love and truly recommend. This post contains referral links so you can get all the details and pricing of items I’m featuring. This weeks favorite item is one you’ve seen me use many times. It can be used in many, many ways! I’ve used it in bows, made wreaths, used is as accents in my DIY’s, the possibilities are endless! This Fridays favorite is a Wired Artificial Ivy…

  • DIY Tips and Tricks,  Farmhouse Decor

    Easy Farmhouse Painting – My new favorite painting technique!

    I am so in love with this painting technique! It is seriously my new favorite way to get that perfect chipped farmhouse look!! I saw another crafter doing it and totally had to try it myself! I did in in a live video for the first time, then played around with it after and think I worked out all the kinks! The bottom of this post will include referral links to help you find the exact supplies I used. What you will need for this painting technique. Stain or watered down brown paint White chalk paint Vaseline Rag Sanding block Any wood shape or object The first thing you will…

  • Kids Crafting

    Keeping Kids Entertained During COVID-19 School Break – Join us for 3 weeks of free kids crafting!

    Join us every Tuesday and Thursday at 2:00 pm EST for the next three weeks starting on March 17, 2020 for fun online live crafting tutorials. I will list the schedule below with all the materials needed. There will be many alternate item ideas that can be used so you don’t have to run out to the store for each craft. The point is to try and use what you have at home already so you can stay home and healthy! If you don’t have the items suggested, get creative with what you do have. The purpose of this is solely to help ease the tension that some of our…

  • Easter,  Farmhouse Decor,  Spring Decor

    Faux Galvanized Metal Bunny with Templet

    This simple yet adorable bunny will fool anyone into believing it’s real galvanized metal! In this tutorial I will provide you the bunny templet and all the detailed instructions. This post contains referral links to help you find the items you may need for this craft. What you will need for this DIY craft. Paint stir sticks File folder or natural colored card stock Cotton balls Wood beads Ribbon Raffia twine Paint, Brown acrylic paint and FolkArt Silver Anniversary Metallic Paint brush Hot glue gun and glue stick The first thing you will do is create tour sign board. To do this I lined up 7 paint stir sticks. I…