• 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…

  • Farmhouse Decor,  Home Decor

    Faux Farmhouse Cake Safe – Dollar Tree items transformed into a beautiful Faux Cake Safe!

    This Faux Cake Safe turned out much more beautiful then I ever even imagined it would! It’s hard to believe the three main items are simple Dollar Tree items! What you will need for this craft DIY. Glass candle holder, Dollar Tree Stove top cover, Dollar Tree Wire basket, Dollar Tree Decorative knob Chalk paint, black and white FolkArt brand E6000 adhesive Hot glue gun and glue stick Paint brush Rubbing alcohol and rag The very first thing you will want to do is clean your wire basket, small stove top cover and your candle stick. You will do this with your rubbing alcohol and rag. This will remove any…

  • Farmhouse Decor

    Dollar Tree Cookie Sheet Transformation – Amazing faux galvanized metal technique that will fool anyone!

    It’s amazing how a simple cookie sheet from dollar tree can be transformed into a beautiful Faux Galvanized Service Tray with just a little paint and a couple pull knobs. I do use some power tools in this tutorial, but will also show you an option without power tools. Remember to check out the link to a full video tutorial of this DIY at the bottom of this page. Here’s what you will need. Dollar Tree Cookie Sheet Dark gray Acrylic Paint White Acrylic Paint Metallic Silver Anniversary Acrylic Paint, FolkArt Brand Rust-Oleum Clear Gloss Spray Sealer Sanding Block Rubbing Alcohol Paint Brush, 3/4 inch Drill and drill bit Dremel…

  • DIY Christmas

    Burlap Ribbon Dollar Tree Christmas Tree – DIY

    This has to be my very favorite Christmas Craft to date! It is easy, inexpensive and beyond gorgeous! It has the perfect mix of rustic and elegance all wrapped up into one tree. You can watch the full video tutorial by clicking on the link at the bottom of the page. Here are the things you will need to create this beautiful craft. Wood Tree Cutout, Dollar Tree 1 Roll light brown Burlap Ribbon, Dollar Tree Dark Brown Burlap Ribbon, Dollar Tree (optional) Brown paint, I used Craft Smart acrylic paint from Michael’s 6″ Dowel rod, Dollar Tree Scrap wood for base, I used a wood disk from Hobby Lobby…

  • DIY Tips and Tricks

    Faux Galvanized Metal Cutouts

    I am obsessed with anything galvanized metal! I love everything about it. The problem is I can’t always find it in the shapes or sizes I need. When working on a project I wanted a couple galvanized metal starts and didn’t have any! Running to the store wasn’t an option, so I got to thinking what else I could use to give me the same look? I came up with this fun, easy, inexpensive alternative! Don’t forget to watch the one minute video tutorial at the bottom of this post! Here is what you will need. Natural brown card stock FolkArt acrylic paint, 506 Silver Anniversary (previously called Metallic Silver…