Category Archives: Topiaries

Whip up a Burlap & Ruffles Topiary for your fall décor

It was love at first sight when I spotted this fall fabric – the orange is the color of bittersweet and the pops of turquoise add a little sass. It’s the perfect fabric for fall decorating. And then I mixed … Continue reading

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More coastal Christmas ideas: DIY a Driftwood Wreath

It’s not Tinsel Tuesday, but after sharing the Driftwood Christmas Cone on Tuesday, I decided to share this pretty Driftwood Christmas Wreath today. I’m also sharing a few more coastal decorating ideas that would be beautiful for a coastal Christmas … Continue reading

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Make this blooming, Flower Garden Topiary for indoors

The gardens have been blooming for a while now, and I have my pots planted. Phew! It puts me in the frame of mind to share Patty Schaffer’s Flower Garden Topiary. I love the bright colors and button accents Patty … Continue reading

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A DIY Patriotic Topiary & a mysterious giveaway . . .

Do you like a good whodunit? I recently saw this pretty, DIY Patriotic Topiary on Pinterest, and I wondered “whodunit”? So, I clicked through and started to unravel the mystery. This Patriotic, Fabric Topiary was first shared by Anastasia Pollack, … Continue reading

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Saluting summertime with a collection of 13 patriotic crafts

I cannot believe that Memorial Day, and the unofficial start of summer, is less than a week away. (Of course, if you’re Canadian, you’re a week ahead of us.) To celebrate, I’m sharing a collection of red, white and blue … Continue reading

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How to make Moss Balls, and 12 more moss crafts

This week’s April showers put me in a frame of mind to share crafts and home décor accents made with moss. I love a cool, green, lush carpet of moss, which is probably why I also love moss crafts. They’re … Continue reading

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A few fun crafts to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is May 5, and today I’m revisiting several colorful Cinco de Mayo crafts I first shared a few years ago. I did just a bit of research about Cinco de Mayo and did you know it’s celebrated … Continue reading

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A pretty, paint chip craft to make this weekend

We all have a little stash of paint chips around, right? I know I do, dreaming about future decorating/painting plans . . . but that’s not happening for a while (uhm, like years . . .). So in the meantime, … Continue reading

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DIY Crepe Paper Roses for beautiful wedding décor

True love can be expensive – the average cost of a wedding is almost $30,000! How can you have the wedding of your dreams on a budget? Well, you can spend a buck at a dollar store for two rolls … Continue reading

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A little of this & a little of that makes for a Shabby Paper Spring Topiary

This DIY, Shabby Paper Spring Topiary is like a crazy quilt. You’ll use those leftover paper scraps that were just too pretty to toss, along with whatever fancy edge scissors and paper punches you have on hand. Then, add a … Continue reading

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