I bought glass etching solution a while ago and haven't gotten a chance to use it. Well, let me rephrase that: I've been super lazy and haven't gotten around to it. Since getting the Cricut, I've found some ideas to use it! I was going to use it on a wine glass, but all are … Continue reading DIY: Glass Etching
"'Twas the night before Christmas, And all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, Not even a mouse-" That's how the old song and dance goes, but is never quite truthful for the K household. Merry Almost Christmas! And if you are east of the Atlantic, MERRY CHRISTMAS DAY! Bruno, the pup, and I … Continue reading DIY Doggy Treats
Well hello sweetie, fancy meeting you here. Little different, eh? I've changed my name, after all, what do I blog about more than glitter? Well besides Doctor Who (in which this post will contain both!)... wibbly wobbly bloggy woggy. The layout is not agreeing with me, so that must remain the same... for now. I … Continue reading DIY: Glitter Ornaments – Mixing Glitter
Ok, lets get real for a moment. Sandy has officially made landfall just above the Maryland and Delaware shores in southern New Jersey. She has been beating my area with heavy winds and rain thus far and has been completely destroying shore landmarks along our coast. It's been quite a crazy day and we are … Continue reading DIY: Best Methods for Glitter Ornaments
Happy Halloween Wreath The other night at "Craft and Wine Night" we decided to make some holiday and autumn wreaths! Remember the "Mummy" wreath I made? This is what generated that idea! We even had some new additions to the craft and wine tradition. I decided to use NOODLES! Yes, as in POOL NOODLES! I … Continue reading More BOOtiful wreaths!
Remember once upon a time when we made those nifty little monogram pillows at Craft and Wine Night? Remember how incredibly lazy I was and how I didn't want to sew it so I just used "Heat and Bond"? And then when I made the chalkboard sign out of the cookie sheet with the matching … Continue reading DIY Bow Pillow: The Sewing Edition
The fall is my absolute favorite time of year: Everything pumpkin, golden leaves, an excuse to wear sweatshirts and cardigans all the time... the list goes on. But my absolute favorite part is the crafts! I have a lot of crafts half finished right now, but one I just finished, one that was quick and … Continue reading DIY “Are you my ‘mummy’?” Halloween Wreath
Hello pets! One more day to the weekend! I was perusing the Walmart clearance section when I saw a bunch of potted plant coasters and thought, "Hm, these would be fun to decorate!" I thought about painting the cork part, but the bottom was sliding around on the table, so I flipped it over and … Continue reading DIY Scrapbook Coasters
Christmas is fast approaching, you may not think so, but it is! Before you know it, it will be on our doorstep! I got a couple of emails asking how to paint the inside of the glass ornament without it getting funky. I figured a new trick, which, I did for the TARDIS ornament but … Continue reading DIY: How-to Paint the Inside of Glass Ornaments!
It's all the fad right now, mostly of neon descent, but I love anything dipped lately: jars, strawberries, shoes, my spoon into our Nutella jar... I saw a tutorial for doing your own DIY dip-tip and decided to try it on a few older pairs of ballet flats I own. But I didn't want it … Continue reading Current Obsession: Dip-tipped flats!