Send Love with a Vintage Valentine!

Send Love with a Vintage Valentine!

I love to save old cards from special occasions and recycle them by cutting out the artwork and pasting it onto nice, colorful card stock paper. In this case, I found a Vintage Valentine (Circa: 1960) that caught my eye. It’s a Gibson Import from West Germany that sold for 50 cents at that time!
What can you do with old cards for that special Valentine?

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Last Minute Holiday Décor Ideas

Last Minute Holiday Décor Ideas

Have a wonderful Holiday and Happy New Year. See you in 2016!

A sparkling candy shoe is a creative container for your favorite Holiday treats…whether it’s candy canes, fudge, caramels, popcorn, chocolate bark, toffee or peppermint, this unusual paper, pointed toe shoe becomes a festive vessel for Christmas confections. It can also be used as a tree ornament, party favor, hostess gift or part of a holiday table scape.

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A Witchy Fashionista

A Witchy Fashionista

A Witchy Fashionista Bits & pieces of tulle, ribbon, rhinestones and a crepe paper hat can transform any vintage doll into a Witchy Fashionista. Use your own creativity and mix of colors and fabric to design a trendy costume for a vintage doll. Save Save Save...

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A Dollar Store Pumpkin

A Dollar Store Pumpkin

Autumn has officially arrived …pumpkin spice lattes are everywhere, colorful leaves are falling and dancing in the chilly breeze, football season is in full swing and, of course, October means Halloween.

I am starting to add pieces of Fall décor here and there in my home and also integrating some of my favorite Halloween decorations early in the month. Here are two easy, DIY projects to get ready to greet the spirit of Halloween.

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Say It Isn’t So!

Say It Isn’t So!

Wow… summer is really over, but here comes Autumn, one of my favorite seasons!

You may have noticed the subtle signs, the leaves starting to turn with a little red, maybe some yellow and orange making their annual, colorful appearances.

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Getting Antsy?

Getting Antsy?

Do you have a stack of old National Geographic magazines hanging around? They are easy to find at Used Book stores, Goodwill, thrift stores and library sales. Gather the kids and sit under a large, shade tree and enjoy exploring the pages of National Geographic.

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