Category Archives: Crafts

Easy Fall Door Swag Using Dried Naturals

Tutorial for making an easy swag wreath using naturals. The Creativity Exchange

I haven’t done a whole lot of fall fluffing around the house yet because it’s still around 85-90 degrees here in East Texas (ugh!).  However, I did manage to fall fluff my front porch (say that 10 times fast).  I … Continue reading

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Monogramming Tricks with Vinyl Gold Foil Letters

Tricks for monogramming with precut vinyl letters and gold foil.  The Creativity Exchange

So for years now, I have wracked my brain as to why my local craft store (Hobby Lobby) does not sell large, pre-cut vinyl adhesive letters.  It has driven my crazy because those of us without vinyl cutting machines like … Continue reading

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Free Printable Collection of Modern Black and White Prints

Free printable collection of modern black and white prints.  Just add a mat and frame.  The Creativity Exchange

    I have been playing around lately with several different graphics programs and trying out some new cool techniques.  I am really getting into making graphic art prints for different projects and I created this collection of modern black and … Continue reading

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Easy DIY Knot Bracelets and Necklaces

Easy DIY knot bracelets and necklaces that anyone can make.  No special tools needed.  The Creativity Exchange

  I have been making jewelry for about 15 years but I rarely share any jewelry DIY’s because special tools are needed and jewelry making can be complicated (and tedious).  However, I recently made a bunch of bracelets for a … Continue reading

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DIY Fabric Necklaces and Bracelets (Kid’s Craft)

Tutorial for making adorable fabric necklaces and bracelets for kids.  Easy craft idea for the kids.  The Creativity Exchange

  My neighbor “Crafty Jane” has an amazing sewing camp for the little girls each summer, where the girls sign up for a daily dose of learning to sew from “Miss Jane”.  Jane teaches the girls how to hand sew … Continue reading

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Fabulous Chic Free Printables

Round up of some of the most fabulous free printables online.  The Creativity Exchange

  Over the five years that I have been blogging, I have become obsessed with free printables online.  I don’t know what it is but whenever I see a great new printable floating around Blogland, I get all tingly inside. … Continue reading

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Easy DIY Vintage Pin Candle- Last Minute Gift Idea

Tutorial for glueing vintage pins to candles or glass containers for a unique gift idea.  The Creativity Exchange

    With Mother’s Day coming up this Sunday and this week being Teacher Appreciation Week, I wanted to share one of my favorite easy and quick DIY projects.  You won’t believe how easy this project is and in just … Continue reading

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Fun Projects for Kids to Paint and Give as Gifts {Paint It Monday}

fun kid's paintable gift ideas for Valentine's Day {Paint It Monday} The Creativity Exchange

I hope you guys have had a wonderful weekend! Welcome to another Paint It Monday! I thought I would switch gears here this week for Paint It Monday and highlight some super creative ideas that kids can paint and give … Continue reading

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Free Printable 2014 Chic Desktop Calendar..

free printable 2014 chic desktop calendar. The Creativity Exchange and Gidget Designs

      I hope you guys have all had a wonderful and Merry Christmas!! I am really excited about today’s post and had hoped to have it posted before the holiday as my gift to all of you but … Continue reading

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Free Printable for Making “Merry” and “Noel” Christmas Accent Pillows..

Free printable for making these adorable Merry and Noel Christmas pillows.  Tutorial for how to print on fabric. {The Creativity Exchange}

    Are you guys busy decking the halls? To be honest, we’ve been trying to get our Falalala on but we’ve all been sick. I think we’re on the mend and we’re trying to get back on track and … Continue reading

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