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How to Make Your Own Concrete Vase (Part 2)

Here’s the second part of my concrete vase experiment.  If you already read part 1 you’ll remember that I said concrete and cement aren’t the same products. The bagged concrete mix has little rocks and pebbles and is a rougher texture.  Bagged cement is the smooth flour-like powder, which is what I preferred working with to make my vases. I also used a silicone mold for this project vs making my own in the previous tutorial.  I did research buying molds designed for making  ...

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Create a Unique Wedding Memory Memento

We recently repainted the main floor of our house, which means I had to take down all of the artwork I originally hung after moving in. I haven’t put it back up because I wanted to make some new art for the wall but I’m still trying to figure out what that will be. I was scrolling through Instagram the other day and saw that someone will take a photo of your wedding bouquet and turn it into art made with embroidery thread.  It was stunning! I’m not skilled in how to  ...

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Unique Bridal Shower Favors

I’ve recently discovered my love affair with power tools.  I was always a little fearful of using my husband’s power saws and more complicated power tools BUT I decided my need and desire to create overruled that fear and I ‘powered’ through.  (see what I did there?!?) Do you remember these gorgeous floral invitations I designed for my friend’s bridal shower?  Then you’ll see how these beautiful vases will be the perfect favors for each guest to take  ...

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How to Design Your Own Bridal Shower Invitations

We are entering wedding season yet again!  How many people do you know getting married this year? I’m lucky to know two happy couples tying the knot this summer!  One is my younger brother and the other is one of my best friends. I’m co-hosting a bridal shower for my friend in early March so I needed to get the invitations designed and in the mail. Sure you can always buy invitations, but what fun is that?!?  We are makers and the DIY gene is in our blood.  Plus I like to have  ...

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