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Projects

My First Wood Project: The TV Stand

My First Wood Project: The TV Stand

Have you ever wanted to build something with your own hands that would last longer than IKEA furniture, be as cute as Pottery Barn, but not cost nearly as much? This TV stand/bookcase is the perfect project for you. This was my first ever wood […]

DIY Rope Basket

DIY Rope Basket

I saw this idea on Pinterest here and thought this is too good to be true! A dollar store basket into this beauty that looks like it could be sold at Pottery Barn?! To be honest, part of it was too good to be true. […]

My First Amigurumi: The Crochet Lion

My First Amigurumi: The Crochet Lion

Take the leap with me from crocheting scarves and squares to animals and so much more. Follow these step by step instructions. If I can do it, so can you. It is actually easier than it sounds. It just takes practice and a little bit […]

Creating the Perfect Gallery Wall

Creating the Perfect Gallery Wall

If you are anything like me, it isn’t the packing and unpacking that you hate most about moving, its the redecorating. Currently we are just renting so we move a lot. I seems like just when I get all my photo walls and decorations on the walls, […]

The T-Shirt Quilt

The T-Shirt Quilt

Do any of you have tons of old t-shirts that you never wear but keep around for sentimental value? My husband and I had this problem with all our college t-shirts since we both went to Brigham Young University (BYU). The solution- the t-shirt quilt. […]

Magnetic Fabric Alphabet

Magnetic Fabric Alphabet

  The original idea for this craft came from this blog. I saw the photo on pinterest, saved it and then decided to attempt it. You can find a PDF instructions and template on her page. Below is my experience making the letters along with […]

Canvas States: Spicing up your gallery wall

Canvas States: Spicing up your gallery wall

Lived in multiple states? Want a cute way to show off the states you’ve lived in? Canvas states are the answer! Quick, easy and super cute. Level: Easy Materials: Canvas – mine are 5×7 Scrapbook paper Mod podge Silhouette cutter or scissors- I used a […]

The Card Book! The solution to hoarding greeting cards

The Card Book! The solution to hoarding greeting cards

Do you have a lot of cards lying around? Wedding cards, birthday cards, cards from grandma. I used to keep practically every card someone gave me. I had a minor obsession with mail. Anyways these cards just piled up. Eventually I went through them and […]

Let the Crafting Adventures Begin

Let the Crafting Adventures Begin

Hello everyone!  I’d like to start out this blog with an introduction. My name is Jen and I love to craft. (Also, I take my best photos with mascots….strange but completely true. I’ll show you more examples in another post but for now enjoy this […]