Tag: DIY home decor

DIY Mini Project ~ TP Pumpkin Decoration;-)

Posted November 10, 2014 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 0 Comments
DIY Mini Project ~ TP Pumpkin Decoration;-)

Aren’t these pumpkins cute? Call me cheap. Or frugal. But they are made by wrapping a roll of toilet paper with fabric. The girls are wanting to decorate for fall. I was going through our fall decorations and realized we needed some new ones but didn’t want to take a ton of time to actually […]

DIY Mini Project: Jello Centerpiece

Posted March 18, 2013 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 3 Comments
DIY Mini Project: Jello Centerpiece

Planning a spring/summer wedding and in dire need of inspiration for a fun centerpiece? Jell-O the no calorie treat that brings out the kid in us can actually be used to decorate your reception tables! I saw this on rachelraymag.com and just had to share it with you. See below for the easy steps on […]

Monday Mini Project: Recycled Leather and Wood Shelf

Posted August 6, 2012 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 1 Comment
Monday Mini Project: Recycled Leather and Wood Shelf

A hanging leather shelving project has been on my to-do list for a while; to be honest, the biggest delay was just finding the right belts. Has anyone else discovered that thrift-shop leather belts are often unreasonably overpriced? Regardless, a little patience yielded some great finds: one super long thick black belt and a couple […]

Monday Mini Project: Olive Oil Candles

Posted July 23, 2012 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 1 Comment
Monday Mini Project: Olive Oil Candles

I had no idea olive oil would burn so well! I’ve been researching the art and craft of candle making, figuring it’s time to add something new to my Etsy shop and happened to stumble across this tutorial. Had to share! Hope you enjoy. Olive Oil Candles by MERISSA on JANUARY 17, 2012   It’s a good idea […]

Monday Mini Project: No Sew Pillow Cover

Posted June 25, 2012 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 16 Comments
Monday Mini Project: No Sew Pillow Cover

I can barely sew a straight line. Oh sure, when I was younger and struggled to make ends meet, I did make myself a few skirts for work. And, I have to admit, they turned out well enough for me to wear and not be embarrassed. Sewing, however is my least favorite craft. So, discovering […]