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A Few of Their Favorite Things Teacher Gift

Raise your hand if you have a kid in school right now.  The school year is nearing the end and all those hard working teachers have earned a treat.  Ask your kid’s teacher what their favorite things are and compile a fun gift basket with those items. When in doubt, gift cards are always the perfect solution.  As a daughter of a teacher, trust me when I say they don’t want lotions or mugs. I rewrote the classic “Favorite Things” song from The Sound of Music with  ...

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Make a Recycled Rustic Faux Lightbox

Earth day was last week so I wanted to make a project using primarily recycled materials.  I honestly love projects like these the most, they stretch my creativity and they are super affordable. My son recently had a birthday and got a bunch of new toys, one was a wooden train set in a really fun wood box/tray.  I took one look at it and thought “this looks like a lightbox” so of course that packaging became mine and he got the fun choo-choo. We also live in a new construction  ...

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Make Your Own Farmhouse Style Cake Stand

The farmhouse trend is holding strong! I’m a huge fan because it’s such a clean, simple, and timeless aesthetic. It’s also easy to create your own pieces using some items you can pick up at the local craft store anywhere you live. The only thing better than cute home accessories is CAKE! Talk about a huge win-win when you can combine the two into one craft project. You’re going to want to go check out the full tutorial over here.   Definitely pin this one for  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Gift Ideas, Silhouette CAMEO, Vinyl

How to Make a Fun and Unique Umbrella

April showers bring May flowers right?!?  You’re going to need a fun umbrella to keep you dry from all the rain (or snow for some unlucky people). Did you know you could take a plain clear plastic umbrella and add some vinyl to make your own unique creation?  It’s true!!  This is also an amazing scrap vinyl project.  You know we all have a bucket of scraps laying around, let’s put them to good use.   The Supply List: Clear Umbrella Permanent Vinyl (I used Royal Blue  ...

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