DIY photo display using wooden clamp hanger

Here are the materials for this project: ** 1 Wooden trouser clamp hanger ** 2 Pieces  of Ivory grosgrain ribbon 1.5″wide about 34″ length   ** Gold paper clips. Mine are from Michaels by Recollections ** Gemstone cup chain strands in assorted colors ** Low temperature Glue gun ** Photos Follow all safety precautions during the … More DIY photo display using wooden clamp hanger

Snippets from my home, using Waterlogue Application…

The Waterlogue app helps you convert your pictures into beautiful watercolor art.  I was impressed by the quality of the “painting ” and the watercolor effects that can be created by using a variety of permutations and combinations on the app. I have created this post using Waterlogue app to share with you all a … More Snippets from my home, using Waterlogue Application…

My best posts to date…

I love following Jennifer Rizzo’s blog and her creative DIYs at Jennifer is looking for blog contributors with creative and amazing photography skills in crafts, recipes and home decor areas.  To contribute, check out details at Jennifer Rizzo team for 2016 as a blog contributor. Here are my three best posts: Home decor: Handcrafted, Boho Chic, Dollar … More My best posts to date…

DIY Gift Tags

A fun project to add personalized touch to wrapped gifts  with handcrafted tags. These gift tags were designed using apparel tags and dollar store calendar cutouts. To make  these custom gift tags you will need: Apparel tags Cutouts from calendars or magazines, scrap booking paper, or even fabric of your choice Mod Podge Brush Scissors … More DIY Gift Tags

Handcrafted, Boho Chic, Dollar Store Hanging Basket Chandelier

Craft stores, Pinterest, magazines  and home decor blogs are great sources of information and inspiration that provide endless ideas to create handmade, handcrafted decorations and accessories.  These talented creative minds are constantly coming up with fascinating and affordable  ideas to make a house a home that is warm and inviting.  Personalizing the abode with handcrafted … More Handcrafted, Boho Chic, Dollar Store Hanging Basket Chandelier

DIY embellished vase 

Supplies you will need: Clear Glass vase Adhesive Acrylic flowers from dollar section of Michaels craft store Glue gun Start with a clear, clean vase.  These vases can be found abundantly at any second hand or discount stores.  By adding embellishments , you can spruce up these bland looking flower holders into delightful vases. This … More DIY embellished vase 

Repurposed Publix Oats container, DIY Decoupage scarf case

A creative way to reuse an empty oats container is by crafting this beautiful scarf / gift case or holder. For this project, you need: 1 empty container, Publix old fashioned oats along with lid 1 dollar store calendar Dollar store lace ribbon Recycled Magazine clippings Scissors Mod Podge Dollar store Gold glitter glue Americana … More Repurposed Publix Oats container, DIY Decoupage scarf case

Corbel Bookends

Bookends not only work as supports for holding books but also work as accessories adding sophisticated details to help style a study library, shelves, desktops etc.  Corbels are architectural elements but can be repurposed to add  a decorative touch to a vignette. Here, I have refinished the  corbels to create bookends. I found a pair of corbels during my … More Corbel Bookends