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Nature flowers roses - Wallpaper (#402512. Leaf Boutonniere How-To. Before & after: trolley depot renovation. It’s always been my dream to live in a home with airy, open rooms and lots of exposed bricks, so when this renovation project from Amy came across my desk, I was instantly smitten.

before & after: trolley depot renovation

Located in Atlanta, this building is about 100 years old and originally served as a trolley depot. Thankfully, Amy and her husband did a wonderful job preserving many of the original details while adding some modern touches that complement the overall aesthetic beautifully. Wonderful job, Amy! — Kate. Party + Wedding Ideas. Favorite Party Ideas This Week 1.

Party + Wedding Ideas

Erin always throws the best parties. 2. These ice cubes are genius! 3. How To Make a No-Sew Ottoman, Part 2. As promised here is the second part of how to make a no sew ottoman. If you did not see Part 1- How to make the base you can find it here – How To Make a No-Sew Ottoman Part 1. Once the base is complete it is time for the fun part- adding the style and color. I took the design of my ottoman from this inspiration photo. I love the spacing of the pleats and the nail head trim. Since I always try to find the thrifty way to complete my Dec projects and didn’t want to spend $$$ on fabric, I went shopping in my friend Karen’s attic. The Technique Zone: Acrylic Paint Transfer - StumbleUpon. Supplies needed: Acrylic dabbers, photocopy of an image, water spritzer bottle, paintbrush, card stock, craft sheet and heat tool (optional) Take the lid off the dabbers and brush the paint onto the card stock, ensure you get a good coverage Take your photocopied image ( remember that you will get a reverse of the image, so don't use bold words), flip it over and place it in the acrylic.

The Technique Zone: Acrylic Paint Transfer - StumbleUpon

Lightly press it down making sure it's smooth and not wrinkled Leave to air dry for at least 15 minutes and then if you wish give it a blast with the heat tool Only move onto this step when you are sure your paint is completely dryTake your water filled spritzer bottle, spray the back of the paper no more than two squirts, you don't want it too wet Next start to rub the paper very gently with your finger Keep rubbing and extra spritzing if you need too. Personalized Photo Jewelry. Sorry I’m a little bit tardy on my post today! My computer was having a small tantrum, I have an eye infection and my spectacles make me dizzy, and on top of that, it is SNOWING at my house today! What a lovely Monday morning. Lately I’ve been having fun making some personalized photo jewelry. I love personalized stuff! There are so many great tutorials out there and awesome supplies for the DIY-ers. Unique Guest Books - Handmade Wedding.

Posted October 28, 2011 | 10 Comments Today we’re featuring four unique guest books handmade by talented artisans.

Unique Guest Books - Handmade Wedding

Wedding Trends for Stylish + Creative Brides - StumbleUpon. If you loved the beautiful DIY wedding this morning and Nata’s gorgeous paper flower bouquets, you are in luck as Nata is sharing how she crafted them with us!

Wedding Trends for Stylish + Creative Brides - StumbleUpon

She was inspired by a template created by Morgan Levine on Martha Stewart (as was I in the flowers I created for this styled shoot). I just love that this basic idea has inspired different brides to create their own version of giant paper flowers – you might remember these equally awesome giant paper flowers from this wedding I shared last year. :) Thanks so much Nata for sharing how you created your giant pink paper rose + special thanks to Studio Castillero for the photos of the DIY + her wedding! Step 1: Cut the petals. Party Inspiration. Adult Parties: Holiday Parties: Kids Parties: Visit my Pinterest Parties Board for more party ideas and inspiration. Cakes: Visit my Pinterest Cakes and Sweet Treats Board for more ideas and inspiration.

DIY Sweetheart Brownie Valentine. Here is another freebie just in time for Valentine’s Day. This graphic can be printed directly onto a paper bag for a quick gift or onto sticker paper and pasted to a box. However this is applied I’m sure the recipient will enjoy the treat inside! Instructions after the break! Bake a batch of brownies as you normally would and using a heart shaped cookie cutter, cut out brownies. I baked mine in a 9×13 pan to get the most hearts out of one batch.

Download the bag graphic here and follow the directions in the PDF for printing. 10 Beautiful Fabric Flower Tutorials. It is spring!

10 Beautiful Fabric Flower Tutorials

If the flowers are not blooming yet here is a round-up of awesome tutorials to help you make your own flowers! Here you will find 10 beautiful fabric flowers, but don’t miss these five fabric flower tutorials! 1. How to make lovely fabric flowers 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Fashionable Fabric Key Chains. Ever dig into the depths of your purse trying to find your car keys, while simultaneously juggling groceries and a wiggly toddler?

Fashionable Fabric Key Chains

Well I have. One too many times. Crafty Nest - StumbleUpon. Intimate Weddings - Small Wedding Blog - DIY Wedding Ideas for Small and Intimate Weddings - Real Small Weddings - StumbleUpon. Posted on October 19, 2011 by Christina Aren’t these glow jars sublime?

Intimate Weddings - Small Wedding Blog - DIY Wedding Ideas for Small and Intimate Weddings - Real Small Weddings - StumbleUpon

They take about two minutes to make and cost only 20 cents a piece. How’s that for an enticing DIY wedding project? These would look amazing at an evening outdoor wedding. Line walkways with them, or place them on tables. Not martha - to make: papier-mache easter eggs - StumbleUpon. For Easter I made papier-mache polka dotted eggs.

not martha - to make: papier-mache easter eggs - StumbleUpon

I created them using small water balloons and tissue paper then I filled them with candy and toys and sealed them shut. The egg can hold a surprising amount of candy and the tissue paper seems delicate making for a delightfully heavy and yet fragile object, much like real egg. Also like a real egg you have to break the shell to get at what’s inside. I like things you have to destroy to open. DIY projects - StumbleUpon. Our Favorite Craft Supplies: Glue These are the types of glue that I use most often for Oh Happy Day projects.

DIY projects - StumbleUpon

I’m a super fan of the Quick Dry Tacky Glue. I use it any time I am doing paper projects (It’s seriously the best!) Click through for details… (more…) Gold Medal Badges by Kathleen Ballos. Utterly Engaged } The 1st Online Wedding & Bridal Magazine. Inspiring Brides with Style. Single Loop Lace Infinity Scarf Tutorial. Materials: 1/ 2 yd Lace 1/2 yd Backing Fabric Matching thread (ignore the elastic thread shown in the pic) Inspired Entertaining: DIY Chalkboard Wine Glasses - StumbleUpon. Last month I got an email from one of those "deal of the day" websites featuring a very cute set of wine glasses with chalkboard stems from a company called Chalkboard China.

I've seen chalkboard glasses before, and always thought them to be a fun and chic way for guests to keep track of their glass throughout the night so you don't end up with mixed-up glasses or dozens of half-full glasses left around the house. But all the ones I've seen in stores feature a strip of chalkboard paint across the bowl of the glass, which I've always felt looks awkward and takes away from the beauty of the wine or beverage in the glass. Gingerbreads Heads & bakerella.com - StumbleUpon. The season of giving will be upon us in just a few short days. Light&Spoon - StumbleUpon. EDIT 11/5/2012: We are no longer selling custom crayon pieces in our Etsy shop. We are now focusing on a new jewelry project, so please check that out and we hope you enjoy the tutorial below! {tutorial: how to sew a zippered pouch} - StumbleUpon.

Random Tutorial Generator - StumbleUpon. Reversible Coffee Cup Sleeves. I’m gonna tell you right now, you can’t throw a rock and not hit a tutorial for a coffee cup sleeve out there on the web. Reversible, not reversible, buttons, Velcro, skinny, wide, you name it. Lace Clutch Clip Art - Martha Stewart Sewing Projects. Craftgawker - StumbleUpon.

How to curl your hair with a sock! No heat. Media Converter - the fastest free online audio and video converter. Business Card Star - Make Business Cards. The Sweetest Occasion - StumbleUpon. Candle & Soap Making Techniques. Save on Crafts, Wedding Supplies, Flowers, Tulle, Lights, Decorations &Discount Craft Supplies Save-on-crafts.