Recycled Map Drawer Makeover

How to Mod Podge a Drawer with a Recycled Map This is a project I did in 2013 for my craft room at the time.  It wasn’t complete when I recently published the craft room makeover reveal.  It needed a …

Hollow Book Safe How To

How to Hollow Out a Book to Make a Secret Book Safe Arguably, “vintage” is anything 50 years or older while “antique” is considered anything that is 100 years or older.  The difference between the two…

DIY Fabric Covered Switchplates

I’m am almost ready to reveal mission craft room makeover! I already shared my craft stools makeover.  Today, I thought I’d make matching switchplates for all the outlets in the room.  They were all o…

How to Cover Pumpkins in Fabric

Decorating craft pumpkins and gourds with fabric is an inexpensive yet creative way to personalize your fall décor. I made these to go with my chalk paint pumpkins and gourds. Select a favorite, color…

Plastic Cup Garbage Can

My best friend Jenny had a brilliant craft idea the other day (BTW, it was recently her birthday!  Happy Birthday, Best Friend!).  She told me that being the busy on the go mom that she is, she always…

Recycled Christmas Cookie Tin

Every year for Christmas we get several yummy treats as gifts… it’s the best!  It seems, however, that every tasty indulgence comes in a tacky Christmas tin.  Why is that?  I love receiving these tins…