Tag Archives: burlap

DIY a trio of rustic, Shabby Chic Christmas Tree Cones

Are you a fan of burlap, twine, buttons, and other rustic or vintage accents? If you’re wondering how to add rustic touches to your Christmas decorating, then take a peek at these DIY, Shabby Chic Christmas Trees. Burlap? Check! Twine? Yep. Buttons? Of … Continue reading

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DIY this textured Burlap & Cork Thanksgiving Turkey

It’s a holiday mash up on Crafts ‘n Coffee this week. Earlier, we made Paper Pine Cone or Pineapple Christmas Ornaments; tomorrow is Halloween; and today, Kathleen George shares a tutorial to make a Burlap & Cork Thanksgiving Turkey. I … Continue reading

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This beautiful, burlap wreath for fall has it all

This DIY fall wreath has it all: orange, burlap roses; layered, book page flowers; paper leaves; and jute mesh ribbon. Beautiful, isn’t it? Just like the Velvet Mushroom Wreath from earlier this month, this Beautiful Fall Burlap Wreath is square, … Continue reading

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Pumpkins, acorns, pretty leaves and more: 20+ favorite ideas for fall crafts & décor, and we have a winner!

I like things organized, so I love how the new tab Craft & Décor Tutorials has all of the tutorials on Crafts ‘n Coffee sorted by holidays and seasons. When I can’t keep track of it all, this directory is … Continue reading

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A fresh look for fall mantels, made with burlap and jute rope

Here are two fast and easy fall decorating ideas that you can make tonight. The colors and textures in these Fall Topiaries are seasonally beautiful, and the burlap and jute rope are super inexpensive, too. In just an hour or … Continue reading

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The perfect summer-to-fall wreath: DIY a Cork & Burlap Flower Wreath

Have you seen the pads of textured papers in the scrapbook aisles of your local craft store? The textures are fabulous, and the pads include cork, burlap and corrugated cardboard. Mix and match a few of these papers (well, they’re … Continue reading

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A crafty week and the prettiest, Coffee Filter Flower Wreath

It’s been a fun and busy week around here. The highlight was a visit from designer Eileen Hull, who is driving across the country with her vintage camper, teaching classes and inspiring crafters as she goes. How lucky was I … Continue reading

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You’ll love these super-fast Ruffled Burlap Halloween Cones!

Looking for an easy way to decorate with burlap for Halloween? Wait till you see how easy it is to make these Ruffled Burlap Halloween Topiaries. The secret is wired burlap ribbon. To make each ruffled layer, you simply pull … Continue reading

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This cozy fall wreath wears a sweater sleeve & burlap roses

What’s up my sleeve for today? How about making a Pumpkin Orange Sweater Wreath from a sweater sleeve? After making the Sweater Pumpkins she shared yesterday, Patty Schaffer had leftover sweater sleeves. So, she repurposed the sweaters sleeves to make … Continue reading

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Road Trip Recap: A lucky Friday the 13th at the Country Living Fair

Friday the 13th turned out to be a lucky day for me. The Country Living Fair was downstate in Columbus, an event I’d always wanted to attend. Somehow, the planets aligned, the weather cooperated, the school bus came, and I … Continue reading

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