A New Front Door Wreath {Quick and Easy}

A New Front Door Wreath {Quick and Easy}

The bees decide to make a nest in my front door basket so it had to go. I always love having something on my front door so I put together this quick and easy wreath today. I love a big wreath that fills my door but can never seem to bring myself to spend the asking price of what's out there. I usually put together all my wreaths using the basics of the tutorial below and even though they may not be professionally done, they are perfect for the short amount of time that I have them up.I started with a basic twig wreath and garland. There are so Continue reading

Recycled Plastic Bag Wreath {Earth Day Project}

Recycled Plastic Bag Wreath {Earth Day Project}

I have a lot of reusable shopping bags, however I'm the one who is always forgetting to take them to the store with me to actually use. So with Earth Day quickly approaching, this year I am really going to try and take a pledge to remember the bags and say bye-bye to plastic for good. To kick off my campaign I found a way to recycle and reuse all the plastic bags I currently have in the house. Who would of thought those plastic bags could look so pretty? I started by cutting the handles and the printed {logo} front off the plastic bags. I Continue reading

Not Your Typical Spring Wreath

Not Your Typical Spring Wreath

It's been awhile since I have had anything hanging on my poor front door. The weather has not helped me get the spring jitters I usually have by now...hopefully soon though. I did manage to pull together a few things I had to create a little something to ease my way into the sunshine!   I'm not sure why I never thought to use a basket before {I'm normally a wreath girl} but I really do like the look of this. The basket was old, beaten and battered, so I gave it a coat of brown spray paint, some crackle medium and a top coat of Continue reading