valentines day, wreaths

Easy to Make Straw Heart

I wanted to make a special gift for my best friend for valentines day. Her favorite color is turquoise.....it's easy to make even for kids! I had a 12" straw heart that I had purchased from a craft store. The only other items you will need is a box of pins, and 1/3 yard of… Continue reading Easy to Make Straw Heart

valentines day

Valentines Banner

Well I have found one for all of you out there that wants to add Valentine decor to your home. This is a VERY easy and inexpensive, and quick valentine craft, that just about anyone can do....fun for kids too! Gather some colored paper...pinks and reds and any other color you want to throw in… Continue reading Valentines Banner

Christmas, Holidays

Christmas Crafting With Mason Jars

Mason jars have come a long way from merely storing food or preserves – they’ve become a crafting/decorating staple! Hopefully you’ve been storing your empties to reuse in a crafty way because here’s the perfect opportunity to create something really special for the holiday season. Happy crafting! Painted Jolly Snowmen These are simply adorable and… Continue reading Christmas Crafting With Mason Jars

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Mushroom

I was at the dollar tree today, and as I was scoping out the aisles for ideas, I saw this plastic bowl. Difficulty: Easy I instantly thought of a mushroom. I then came upon this These together looked like a mushroom! If your children are making this, use plastic. I did have Rustoleum Red Spray paint,… Continue reading Mushroom

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Easy Can Crafts

I just did a post on Jars so now the cans are calling for my attention! Seriously, you are just not going to believe all of the things you can create using tin cans and other simple and cheap craft supplies! I first fell in love with the idea of converting tin cans into household décor… Continue reading Easy Can Crafts

Crafts, Kids

Thursday Is Kids Craft Day!

Hi everyone! It's Thursday, which means Kids Craft Day! I love having neighborhood kids stop by to create crafts with me. Children are so much fun. PAINTED LETTERS Last week Mariah painted letters to her name for her wall... you can see here: https://kelleysdiy.com/2017/06/22/painting-letters/ So today we painted her sisters letters to her name: These… Continue reading Thursday Is Kids Craft Day!

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY

Beautiful Baby Shower Mobile

I came up with this idea a couple of years ago when I gave a baby shower for a mom to be. I was 'in charge' of the wrapping and ribbons. I wanted to make something that would use the ribbons and wrapping paper creating a wonderful memento for the mom and her baby girl.… Continue reading Beautiful Baby Shower Mobile