Archives for October 2012

Creative Reader Projects No.178: Inspiring Crafts, Makeovers, Decor and Recipes

Hello my friends - hope your week is off to a wonderful start {and I hope all my East Coast buddies are safe and sound} I have another round of creative reader projects to share today. Thanks to all who take the time to share their inspiration and ideas...   Vanity Mirror Removed and Turned Into a Framed Bath Wall Mirror Submitted by Amanda at Mommy Is Coo Coo Master Bedroom Makeover Submitted by Joanne at Double Wide In The Sky Master Bedroom Makeover Submitted by Aimee at It's Overflowing Autumn Living Room Continue reading

The Sunday Showcase {No. 124}

Welcome to The Sunday Showcase Party Thank you for taking the time to stop by and share your creations & ideas. {source: Country Living} Just a Few Things Prior to Submitting Your Links *This Party is open to any project or idea you have made or created and would like to showcase this week. Please do not link up work that is not your own. *Please do not link to Etsy shops, selling sites or to a giveaway *Please add the party button to your post {code below} or a visible link back to the party so others can be inspired Continue reading

Tuesday Ten: Inexpensive Early Holiday Shopping Finds

Tuesday Ten: Inexpensive Early Holiday Shopping Finds

I really adore the fall and try to slowly take in the beauty of the season -  however the moment I see the store aisles being stocked for the winter holidays - I get a little anxious and excited. For this weeks Tuesday Ten I am in no way trying to rush the seasons, but wanted to share some inexpensive holiday items I recently found. If your stores are anything like mine these little trinkets seem to disappear from the shelves pretty quickly. I am not sure if it is the color coded set up or the inexpensive price tags but I can't Continue reading

Seventy-Five Fun Halloween Recipes for Festive Treats & Sweets

Seventy-Five Fun Halloween Recipes for Festive Treats & Sweets

Halloween 'treats' go far beyond the bagged candy widely found in stores this time year- It seems as if a touch of festive whimsy can dress up just about any type of edible sweet.   This weeks ideas & inspiration post highlights fun Halloween recipes for seventy-five festive treats n' sweets. Many of the treats listed below are even quick and easy ideas that consist of simply embellishing prepackaged store bought items. Fun Halloween Recipes for Festive Treats & Sweets White Chocolate Dipped Owl Pretzels via Continue reading

The Sunday Showcase Party {No. 123}

Welcome to The Sunday Showcase Party Thank you for taking the time to stop by and share your creations & ideas. {source: Better Homes and Gardens} Just a Few Things Prior to Submitting Your Links *This Party is open to any project or idea you have made or created and would like to showcase this week. Please do not link up work that is not your own. *Please do not link to Etsy shops, selling sites or to a giveaway *Please add the party button to your post {code below} or a visible link back to the party so others can be Continue reading

Creative Reader Projects No. 177: Inspiring Makeovers, Crafts, Decor and Recipes

Happy Friday my Friends. Hope your weekend is off to a wonderful start. Going through all of the party links this week sure has sparked some motivation to help me get back in the saddle. Special thanks to all of you who have kept the parties flowing these past couple months - I am continuously amazed and appreciate each and every one of you! Front Entry Way Organization Submitted by Jenn at Clean & Scentsible Kitchen Tour Submitted by Melissa and Daisy Mae Belle Oak Kitchen Cabinet Makeover Reveal Submitted by Kim Continue reading

Creative Reader Projects No. 176: Inspiring Makeovers, Crafts, Decor, and Recipes

I'm back with another roundup of inspiring ideas from some very creative readers. I never get tired of going through the party links and checking out the wide variety of projects that are linked up each week.   I hope you are as inspired as I am... Bedroom Makeover Submitted by Dixie Delights Make Your Own Expandable Industrial Style Light Submitted by Becca at From Gardeners 2 Bergers   How to Frame a Bath Mirror Without Miter Cuts Submitted by Kim at The Money Pit Bath Renovation Submitted by Tracy at Continue reading

Creative Reader Projects No. 175: Fall Crafts, Decor, and Recipes

Creative Reader Projects No. 175: Fall Crafts, Decor, and Recipes

One of the many things that I have missed the most these past couple of months is checking out all of the creative links submitted to the weekly showcase parties. The inspiration continuously amazes me and I am grateful for each and every reader that takes the time to link up and share their ideas ~ just as much as those who stop to check them out. Today's post is fall themed and packed with cheerful autumn decor, crafts and some incredible recipes! Creative Reader Features - Fall Projects, Crafts and Recipes Rustic Autumn Home Continue reading

Halloween Projects featuring the Silhouette {and four special bundled promotions}

Halloween Projects featuring the Silhouette {and four special bundled promotions}

In spirit of the upcoming seasonal festivities, the Silhouette Team has put together Four Special Silhouette Bundles that will be starting today Along side of every day crafting projects, I can not tell you how much I have come to rely on my Cameo when holidays and celebrations come around. Among the many features this little machine can perform, the vinyl and paper cutting abilities have become my go-to source for super quick and easy decor. Here are just a few Halloween projects from the archives created with the Silhouette Check Continue reading

Creative Reader Projects No. 174: Halloween Crafts, Decor and Recipes

Creative Reader Projects No. 174: Halloween Crafts, Decor and Recipes

I have lots of great projects to feature from the past few Sunday Showcase Parties.... so many, this entire week will be dedicated to highlighting your creative ideas.   Since Halloween is just two weeks away this first round up is filled with festive crafts, decor and a few yummy recipes! If you're all ready for fright night - still take a peek there may be something to tuck away in the inspiration files for next year. Creative Reader Features - Halloween Projects, Crafts and Recipes Halloween Porch Submitted Continue reading