• DIY Tips and Tricks,  Uncategorized

    DIY Tassel Hack – Simple hack to give you a nice rounded top to your tassels!

    If your like me and LOVE tassels, you will LOVE this crafting hack! A viewer suggested to me that I add a ball of paper to my tassels to give them a nice rounded top. My paper balls were less then impressive. This got me thinking to what else would work for this. I found a hack that works perfectly! In this tutorial I will go through all the steps to making a tassel along with my new favorite hack! You can use yarn, ribbon, twine or something similar, but I will be using yarn for this tutorial. To start you tassel you will first loop your yarn back and…

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    Lacy Farmhouse Garland – Bead garland embellished with Dollar Tree items.

    This cute little garland is just the perfect addition to your farmhouse decor. It’s adorable for Valentines Day, wedding decor or your home year round! Here’s what you’ll need. Wood Heart, Dollar Tree 28 Wood beads, two sizes White heart doilies, Dollar Tree Twine White chalk paint, FolkArt Adirondack White Mod Podge, Dollar Tree Stenciling paint brush Hot glue gun and glue sticks Scissors BBQ skewers, optional The first thing you will do is paint your wood beads. I used 14 of each size, 16mm and 20mm, totaling 28 wood beads. I find it makes painting wood beads easiest if you hot glue them to a BBQ skewer. You only…

  • Cozy Home Decor

    Cozy Yarn Bead Garland – DIY

    Bead garland is all the rage right now. I love every kind of garland and wanted to create a cozy garland to help add to the cozy feel I’m going for in my home right now. In this tutorial I’m going to teach you how to create these yarn beads to create a fun cozy garland. To see the full video tutorial, click on the link at the bottom of the page. Here is what you will need for this garland. Yarn, I uses a white and a cream colored yarn from Michael’s Paper straw Twine Wood beads Wood tag, the one I used was from Hobby Lobby Scrapbook paper…

  • DIY for Your Home

    Twine Tassel

    Tassels are the perfect complement to any garland! I just adore this super simple twine tassel! I used twine, but the same instructions can be used for ribbon, yarn, rope, whatever you may have on hand. You can also watch the video tutorial by clicking on the link at the bottom of the page. Here is a list of what you will need. Twine ribbon (optional) Hot glue and glue sticks scissors No really, that’s it! Like I said, its super simple! First you will loop your twine back and forth to create 5 loops each 6″ long. You can add more loops if you want a thicker tassel. If…

  • DIY for Your Home

    Fall Harvest Acorn Garland

    I am in love with the cuteness of this Fall Harvest Acorn Garland! This was a super simple craft that was made with things I already had around my house! If you can get your hands on some acorns, you totally have to make this too! Here’s the list of supplies I used. Acorns Ribbon Twine Hot glue gun and hot glue sticks First I went out to my back yard and collected some acorns from my yard. If you don’t have your own Oak Tree, maybe your neighbor will. I do suggest you ask before scavenging through their yard though. If your neighbor doesn’t have any, check your local…