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Pumpkin Clips {Flashback Post}

Hey all! I wanted to share these sweet little pumpkin clips I made for my favorite little person last year. I still have them this year and since my girl is obsessed with pumpkins- she is obsessed with these clips. I should get some yellow polka dot ribbon and make her some yellow pumpkin clips- […]

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Keeping It Simple

$6 Framed Bow Holder

I have been almost addicted to Goodwill lately and their old detailed frames. I think I have bought quite a few and I am not sick of them yet!! Here is what the latest old mirror turned into: A bow holder for Avery!! She had one already that I made out of a wooden “A” […]

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Butterfly Bow Holder

I have been really making an effort this  year to make all the birthday gifts for the forty eleven birthday parties that we have been attending. I feel like it is a win/win/win: I get to make something, my friends get something thoughtful and homemade and usually it is more affordable than a store bought […]

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Tea Party Hat

Part of the fun of a tea party is an over the top hat.This isn’t England and I don’t have crazy funds for fabulous hats so I thought I would just make Avery an over the top hat from a 2$ Goodwill find for her friends birthday party. Cute right? So here is what it […]

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Denim Ribbon Skirt Tutorial

I am not a the most skilled with a sewing machine. But that doesn’t stop me from trying! I have been wanting to work on some summer clothes for Avery and this upcycle idea came to me about 2 seconds before I started making it. I had a pair of jeans that I really wasn’t […]

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Spring Korker Bows

I have been having a ton of fun making these spring korker bows for Avery lately! I had tried a couple of times and it hadn’t worked, but I kept at it and finally found a method that worked for me! There are about a thousand tutorials out there so you can search for more […]

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Ribbon Tree {Guest Post for Adventures in Mommy-Land}

So you can guess how excited I was when one of my fabulous Homemade in December co-hosts, Charlene, from Adventures in Mommy Land asked me to share a post about a dollar store craft. After a stroll through the store one day, I ended up grabbing the materials for this little beauty… Seriously, could not […]

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Earring Display for Craft Fair!

My favorite craft fair of the year is coming up!! There is one fair at the SD Zoo that I do each year and it is sooo much fun!  I really need to do more craft fairs… anyone have any tips on that? Anyways, focus Michelle.  This year it happened to be after my birthday […]

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Avery’s Snowmen Ornaments

You know I always have an art project going on around my house and holiday time is no different!  Plus ornaments are a great addition to grandparent gifts! Click “Read More” to see how I did this project with Avery! So, I picked up these wooden snowman shapes and rub on faces at the craft […]

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Easy Embellishments {Clear Glass Vases}

It is no secret that I like to throw a party, save some money and use what I have… don’t you? I thought so.  That is why I have collected many clear glass vases of all shapes and sizes over time. I can pick them up at the dollar store and they can be embellished […]

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