Category Archives: Tutorials

Tutorial for Garage Pegboard Storage Wall..

Tutorial for DIY Narrow Pegboard Storage Wall {The Creativity Exchange}

  On Wednesday, I shared our garage pegboard storage wall project and I promised I would be back today to share more details on how the storage wall was built.  If I knew more about creating plans online for download, … Continue reading

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Narrow Hallway Built-In Wall Mudroom (DIY)..

Tutorial for making a built in mudroom for a narrow hallway (The Creativity Exchange)

      I’m back today as promised on Wednesday’s post, to go into the details/tutorial of our built-in narrow hallway mudroom.  For those of you who missed it on Wednesday, I shared the pictures of our stairwell/mudroom revamp project. … Continue reading

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How to Gold Leaf on Paper {DIY Wall Art}..

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          I’m nearly finished with my master bedroom revamp.  I am so excited to get all the final projects done and see the whole room completely finished.  I need this weekend to pull everything together and … Continue reading

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Create an Instant Framed Chalkboard with Black Card Stock…

Instant Chalkboard- Craft-DIY

      Often times we make things harder than what they really are.  Sometimes the simplest solutions are right under our noses.  For a year now, I have been painting glass in frames for chalkboards, writing sweet quotes and … Continue reading

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Easy Decoupaging with Fabric {Halloween Treat Bucket}…

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I finally got around to doing just a little fall decorating and my daughter and I have done a few fall crafts so far.  The extent of my fall-lala so far is our entry way table:   My girl and … Continue reading

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DIY Faux Plaster Paint Finish for Trash to Treasure Projects…

How to Make Faux Plaster- Trash to Treasure- The Creativity Exchange

    For more than a year now, I have been transforming my trash to treasure projects and furniture pieces with a beautiful faux plaster paint finish technique.  I stumbled on this process by mixing a certain ratio of flat … Continue reading

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My Love Affair with Making Chalkboards Continues {Tutorial}…

Make a Chalkboard- How to make chalkboard- how to paint glass

        Last year, I shared an easy tutorial about how to paint the existing glass in frames and turn them into beautiful chalkboards.  I mainly focused on smaller frames like those for the counter and small wall … Continue reading

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DIY Dog Silhouette Art

Dog Silhouette- Dog Silhouette Art

    My daughter Bella is out of school for the summer and we kicked off summer vacation with a fun craft today. This is one of those projects that I have been wanting to do for a long time … Continue reading

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DIY Octopus Beach Bag with Free Template

Octopus- Beach Bag- Octopus Beach Bag

      Summer is here and we are really looking forward to spending a lot of time at the beach.  I have been wanting to create a fun beach bag for my daughter and when I saw this adorable … Continue reading

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Potting Bench Turned Outdoor Bar

Inexpensive potting bench turned into an outdoor bar and beverage station for entertaining. The Creativity Exchange

  Summer is just around the corner and we’ve been busy cleaning our patio and backyard, replacing patio cushions, planting bright flowers and getting summer ready.  We love to grill and entertain during the summer and I was really hoping … Continue reading

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