rustic felt pumpkins

Rustic Felt Pumpkins

I love the looks of felt in the fall, it adds a cozy feel to the colder weather. So with that idea in my head I looked at the pile of sticks that we had from our recent tree trimming and thought, ohh this would look good together! Rustic pumpkin it is!

diy rustic farmhouse stenciled wooden sign

DIY Rustic Farmhouse Stenciled Wooden Sign

I loved the look of those wooden signs at the big box decor stores, but I hate those prices!! So i set of to make one of my own in the colors I love for fall - orange, grey, and gold!

diy cupcake tray for a party

DIY Cupcake Tray for a Party

My little girl had her 6th birthday and she wanted and all pink Princess Birthday! We had a blast putting various things together to make her party a pretty pink princess blast!

4 fun ways to use laminated leaves

4 Fun Ways to Use Laminated Leaves

Collecting leaves for fun, for memories, for crafts, for decoration, but how do you keep them from crumbling or getting wilted? Use a cold lamination machine like the one from Xyron! So now that you can keep you leaves as you want them from the day you pick or collected them you can use them in a ton of fun ways. Here are 4 fun and easy ways to use you laminated leaves.

4th of july firework tubes

4th of July Firework Tubes

I love to take and item that usually would go into the recycle and make it into something new and fun. That is exactly what I did with these 3 tubes; pringles can, paper towel roll, and packing tube. I turned them all into a 4th of July firecracker home decor decoration with a little felt and foil!

dollar store glass bead flowers

Dollar Store Glass Bead Flowers

I love to make little pretty things for my garden, so even when the flowers start to fade in the summer heat I have something pretty to help add a touch of color to my plants. This little touch of pretty is so easy and cheap you have to make them today. So go get some glass beads and make some glass bead flowers!

upcycled jars with fringe for party decor

Upcycled Jars With Fringe for Party Decor

I love to take something that would normally go in the recycle bin or even the trash and turn it into something fun and useful! Check out my upcycled jars that can be used for party decor with a little fringe and other cute trims. Depending on the color and trims used they can be made for weddings or even a hula party!!

beach art seashell flowers

Beach Art - Seashell Flowers

One of my favorite things to do on the beach is collect shells. Walking down a sandy or rocky beach and finding those hidden little gems of natural beauty is so much fun. Now that I have collected all these amazing shells, my crafty brain starts thinking what can I do with them... flowers!!

upcycled framed rolled paper flower decor

Upcycled Framed Rolled Paper Flower Decor

I have been kicking these frames around my house for the last couple years, literally stubbing my toe on them in the closet....ouch! So I put my thinking cap on and decided to upcycle one for a cute decor items for my daughters room.

easy colorful plant markers

Easy & Colorful Plant Markers

I love having an urban garden, plant my herbs, veggies, and fruits and just be able to walk into my backyard and pick want. It is super yummy, but I have on more than one occasion planted something from a pre-started plant or from seed and two months later completely forgot what the heck I planted. Talk about frustrating!! I decided to tackle this little issue and make some plant markers that did not break the bank and will LAST and be seen!!

Erin Reed
Erin Reed
13 answers in October
About meI bring a fun, romantic, and sometimes funky feel to my projects. I guess if you had to label my style it would be layered, romantic, shabby chic, mixed media, and pop art. I have been called the Queen of Layers!! I am a military wife, a stay at home mom (my children give me wonderful inspiration to work with), 2 boys and 2 girls. My first love is my family, they mean everything to me. My second love is crafts in all forms including scrapbook layouts, art journals, cards, mini albums, mixed media, altered items, home decor, and DIY.