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DIY Fall Decor

I have been doing tons of DIY decorations this year for fall and now starting on Christmas. Here are three of the things I did for fall this year. I started with a charger plate from the Dollar Tree for this one. I used some Waverly chalk paint in White with a little Mineral mixed …

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Updated Dollar Tree Scarecrow

I saw this scarecrow at the Dollar Tree and thought it had potential to look much better. I liked the buffalo plaid as I am using it quite a bit this year in my fall decor, but I wanted to spruce the whole thing up a little. I began by removing the hat and that …

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Blessed sign

I found this little sign in the clearance section of Hobby Lobby. It was originally 9.99 but I got it for 90% off, so I only gave $1 for it. It is a solid piece and I knew I wanted to make a new sign out of it. I decided to use the back as …

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Stacked Pumpkins

I am finding more ways to create fall decor by using stuff from the Dollar Tree. For this one I stacked three different sized pumpkins, all from DT. I picked these three because I thought they stacked nicely. I then painted the bottom one a moss green with Waverly chalk paint. The middle I used …

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Pumpkin DIY

I have seen a number of DIY's with the DT carvable pumpkins, so I thought I would try one myself. This is what I started with. I decided to go with a metal look so I removed the stem and cut some strips of thin aluminum foil, also from the Dollar Tree. I started at …

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Fall Decorating #1

As much as I love fall decor, it is something I rarely spend time doing anymore. I am one that loves to decorate for Christmas at the beginning of November- I hate decorating for 3 weeks only to take it all down again- so, I just usually skip fall for the most part. This year, …

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A bit of de-cluttering…

When I started this blog almost three years ago, my intention was to use it mainly for showing how I would start organizing my home with some crafting thrown in- sort of a multi-purpose blog. My love of crafting has shown in most of my posts, with little effort towards the chaos control that I …

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Easy Valentine Garland

I normally only decorate for the Christmas season and am ready to get things back to normal, however this year I decided to mix things up a bit and immediately decorate for Valentines Day. Next to Hobby Lobby, I think Dollar Tree is a great place to get decorations for the holiday seasons. They have …

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