Category Archives: Crafts

3rd Annual Fabric Covered Christmas Tree Cone Post…

Fabric covered poster board tree cones {The Creativity Exchange}

  I hope you guys had a wonderful Thanksgiving! It’s hard to believe but this is the 3rd year that I’ve been making my fabric covered poster board Christmas tree cones. I have had so much fun over the years making … Continue reading

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Turn a Plate and Bowl into Chic Cake Stand {Holiday Gift Idea}..

Tutorial for turning a plate and bowl into a chic cake stand for giving sweet treats {The Creativity Exchange}

    For the last three years, it’s become a gift giving tradition for me to give my plate and bowl cake stand gifts filled with treats as holiday and special occasion gifts. Some of you may remember last year’s … Continue reading

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Fall Berry Wreath with DIY Scrap Fabric Bow…

Fall Berry Wreath with DIY Scrap Fabric Bow {The Creativity Exchange}

  Happy Friday and happy fall! Well, it’s not really fall here in East Texas, more like the hot and humid summer that will never end (It hit a 100 degrees a couple days ago)! Before I jump into my … Continue reading

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Spray Paint Crush {Paint It Monday}

Round up of some of the best DIY spray paint projects found online {The Creativity Exchange}

  I hope you guys had a fantastic weekend and welcome to another Paint It Monday! I think most of you have figured out by now that I get a weak in the knees when it comes to spray paint … Continue reading

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DIY Monogrammed Mousepad Using Free Monogram Printables…

DIY monogrammed mousepad using free monogram printables (The Creativity Exchange)

  Back in May, some of you may remember that I shared a project for DIY framed pin cushions.  I made the pin cushions by using these awesome free monogram printables from my favorite ladies (Jenny and Luisa) over at For … Continue reading

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My Favorite DIY/Craft Paints {Paint It Monday}…

Collection of what paints work best for DIY and crafts {The Creativity Exchange}

I hope you guys had a fantastic weekend! This week for Paint It Monday, I thought I would repost and update my list of favorite DIY and craft paints. Some of you may remember that I shared my list last … Continue reading

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Favorite Shortcuts for Making Perfect Pillows (Sew or No Sew)…

Shortcuts for sewing perfect pillows {The Creativity Exchange}

    I am knee deep right now in organizing my new office/craft room and doing all of the little projects. I hope to have the final reveal post up soon but it’s been a little slow going because I … Continue reading

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DIY Action Shot Photo Collage (Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Idea)..

Take four action shots of your kids and create a collage in Picasa

    With Father’s Day on Sunday, I thought I would share a super easy last-minute gift idea that you can do with your own computer and pictures. No need for any special photo paper, just smooth white card stock … Continue reading

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Kids Craft Project {DIY Button Rings}…

Kid's craft idea- turn buttons into blinged out rings {The Creativity Exchange}

It’s hard to believe that school will be out in a few days.  Trying to come up with fun projects to keep our kiddies occupied is challenging to say the least!   I have a fun (and easy) project for … Continue reading

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How to Print Monogram Printables on Fabric (DIY Framed Pin Cushions)..

Framed pin cushions using free monogrammed printables printed on fabric {The Creativity Exchange}

    This last week, I turned my kitchen into a serious craft production factory. With Teacher Appreciation Week next week and Mother’s Day just around the corner, I went into full production mode and made a project that has … Continue reading

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