Tag Archives: gift ideas

How To Make Rooster Mason Jars Gift and Craft Kitchen Ideas

By | February 23, 2015

How To Make Rooster Mason Jars Gift and Craft Kitchen Ideas Turn a Mason Jar or any jar into a Rooster jar.  My kitchen is done in Roosters and I am always adding new Rooster decorations including this adorable Rooster jar! This tutorial is super easy!  Anyone can do it by following these step-by-step instructions.  I will show… Read More »

DIY Tissue Paper Tassels Banner Party Decorations

By | February 16, 2015

This Tissue Paper Banner is put together using tissue paper to make tassels.  Run them through twine and you have an adorable party banner!  I made this for Valentines but use any kind of tissue paper depending on the occasion.  Use 2-3 different colors to really make the banner stand out. Here’s what you will… Read More »

Curling Iron Ribbon Iron

By | February 18, 2014

Hello friends and happy Tuesday!  Welcome to Tuesday’s craft room feature. Do you save bows on packages to re-use, OR….throw them out  because they are wrinkled? Give your ribbons a new best friend! Just run the ribbon in between your straightener and watch the wrinkles disappear!  No need to get out the big ironing board… Read More »

Recycled Valentine Pillow Boxes Tutorial with Free Gift Tags

By | January 7, 2014

Surprise your friends with a little Valentines gift this year with a Recycled Valentine Pillow Box.  Reuse toilet paper rolls by covering them with scrapbook paper and filling them with a fun little surprise! What you will need: Toilet paper rolls Scrapbook paper Tape Scissors Gift Tags Ribbon Little surprises to put inside Measure a… Read More »

Gifts Under $5-Dollar Store Oven Mitt

By | December 9, 2013

Holiday gift under $5.  Give a Dollar Store Oven Mitt filled with gift items. These make a perfect “gift bag”.  You can fill them with kitchen utensils for people who love to cook, or fill them with hot chocolate for chocolate lovers and flavored coffee for coffee lovers.  More gift ideas under $5! Peppermint Hot… Read More »

Gift Wrapping Tutorial with Wax Paper

By | December 5, 2013

Wrap your holiday loafs in decorative wrapping paper using wax paper.  All you need is 2 sheets of wax paper and tissue paper.  All you do is cut out your shapes from tissue or you can use this heart pattern that I used, lay your cut out shapes on top of a piece of wax… Read More »

15 Plus Things To Sew Crochet or Make for A Baby

By | December 5, 2013

My daughter is pregnant with her first baby and I am so excited to get started making him things!  They just found out they are having a boy.  I have all my fabric bought and a lineup of all the things I’m going to make. {tutorials coming soon!} I’ve started a collection of things to… Read More »

Peppermint Hot Chocolate In A Jar ~ Christmas Gifts Under $5

By | December 3, 2013

Homemade Peppermint Hot Chocolate in a Jar makes a perfect gift for under $5. You can easily make these for under $5 using decorative jars from the Dollar Store.  You can even buy some of the mix at the Dollar Store. All you need  is hot cocoa, sugar, crushed candy canes and Peppermint marshmallows.  They… Read More »

Garden Glove Flower Arrangement

Garden Glove Flower Arrangement I found some garden gloves at the Dollar Store and thought they would look cute hanging on the front door, so I added an arrangement of flowers and that is my Summer door decor.  I thought it would be perfect for Summer…it has that Summer gardening look to it, don’t you… Read More »

Wine Bottle and Champagne Sweater Tutorial

By | December 30, 2012

Dress up your wine bottles and champagne bottles with a sweater.  They make great gifts or just keep them for yourself! They are super easy to make, all you need is the sleeve from a sweater! Supplies You Will Need: One Sweater Ribbon Scissors, contrasting thread One bottle Measure and cut the sleeve of one… Read More »

How To Make A Sweater Gift Bag {gifts}

By | December 7, 2012

How To Make A Sweater Gift Bag  Dress up your holiday gifts this season with a homemade gift bag made from a sweater.  Make them in all different color and tie a ribbon around it to match.  Your friends will love it!  It’s so easy to make and looks so pretty! Cut out  the arms… Read More »