Category Archives: Gift Ideas/Projects

Free Printable Gift Tags and Wrap Paper

Free printable hand lettered gift tags and leopard print gift wrap.

Jo from Zuer Designs is back again today for another contributor post and once again, we have collaborated on a fun project.  Both Jo and I have been so blown away by all of the great response from you guys … Continue reading

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DIY Abstract Heart Painting and a Fun Paint Party

DIY Abstract Heart Art Painting. Step by step tutorial.

          Last week, I hosted a paint party for the Museum of East Texas along with my friends- Emily, Anita and Susan.  The “Girls Night Out Paint Party”, was an auction item for 20 ladies that … Continue reading

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Printable Watercolor Recipe Cards

Free printable recipe cards

  I’m really excited about today’s post because I get to introduce the crazy talented Jo Cheung to you, who is going to be a monthly contributor here on the blog.  Jo is kicking off her first post here in a … Continue reading

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Creative Ways to Decorate with Champagne Buckets

Creative ways to decorate with champagne buckets.

  via Better Homes and Gardens   via On Sutton Place     I have a thing about collecting champagne buckets. Well, I have a thing about champagne too, which is a whole different subject and post.  🙂 Today, I … Continue reading

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2016 Free Printable Calendar: Artist Collaboration Project

2016 Free Printable Calendar Created by 12 Different Artists.

  I am so excited about today’s post because it’s a very special project and collaboration that I have been working on with some seriously amazing artists. Over the last few months, 11 other artists and myself, have teamed up to share … Continue reading

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25 Yummy Homemade Christmas Gifts to Make (or Buy)

20 Creative and Yummy Homemade Christmas Food Gifts to Give. Creative Ways to Wrap Them. The Creativity Exchange.

  Over the six years that I have been blogging, I have shared a lot of homemade Christmas gifts to make (food). These are creative sweet treats to give to neighbors, teachers and friends and several of them only take … Continue reading

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Best Paint for Glass, Ceramics and Metal

Best paint to use for painting glass and ceramics.

  Over the years, I have received a lot of questions asking what is the best paint for glass, ceramics and metal.  It’s a popular question because there are so many paints out there that just don’t really work, stick or … Continue reading

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DIY Monogram Lotion Pump and an Amazing Lotion Recipe {Mother’s Day Gift Idea}

Monogrammed rhinestone lotion dispenser and amazing lotion recipe.  Great gift idea.   The Creativity Exchange

  I hope you all had a wonderful weekend! Mother’s Day is next Sunday and I have a really fun (and easy) Mother’s Day gift idea that I wanted to share with you for making rhinestone monogrammed lotion pumps  I … Continue reading

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Favorite Christmas Snacks and Printable Gift Tag

Free Printable Merry Christmas Gift Tag

It’s hard to believe Christmas is almost here!  As we head into the next week and into Christmas, I wanted to share a few of my favorite Christmas recipes and snacks as you think about the things you want to … 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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