DIY catchall trays

This is a quick re-purposing idea to create something functional, fun and fashionable for your home. Organize your clutter stylishly with these très chic catchall trays.  Use them to hold your  jewelry or simply  place them on your office desk to store coins, office stationery items like pins, pushpins, rubber bands, binder clips etc. You won’t … More DIY catchall trays

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Happy Mothers Day!

Happy Mothers Day to all the amazing moms across the globe! To celebrate this special day, let’s make this name/ word holder to hold the word MOM. To make one such word holder, follow the same instructions as for the wooden crate insert name holder on the blog posted on 11/1/15. Then apply 2 coats … More Happy Mothers Day!

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

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

Mini Flower Vases

Don’t throw away those tealight containers! The aluminum holder of the tealight candles can be put to further use.  Turn them into mini flower vases. Place an assortment of eggcups ( upside down), taper candle holders, teacups (upside down) over a mirrored vanity tray.  Clip some flowers off their stems, add some water to the containers … More Mini Flower Vases