How to build a rustic pumpkin stand #DIHWorkshop


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How to make a rustic pumpkin for your porch

Can I tell you how excited I am for fall? The cool weather cannot come quickly enough for me! I’m of Norwegian heritage . . . and I think you fellow Scandahoovians will know what I’m talking about. My point is that as crafters we get to start the seasonal crafting early (we need time to make!), so I’m already well into my fall projects. The most recent is a rustic pumpkin holder for the front porch (or back porch, in my case!). You can use this for a planter, for a candy holder, etc. I’m showing you how it could be displayed for Halloween. And where did we get this idea? The Do it Herself workshops at The Home Depot…. 

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Super Cute Crispy Treats

Super Cute Crispy Treats book review and giveaway

Baking is not one of my strong suits. I do it on occasion, but honestly, it never ends up looking as good as it does in the pretty picture that goes along with the recipe. Therefore when an opportunity comes along to make something tasty without baking – food crafting as it were – I’m 100% in…. 

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Use an adhesive peel n' stick stencil to apply polka dots to the outside of a glass vase - perfect for holding school supplies and other goodies!

Polka dot school supply vase

Hello friends! I have discovered a new craft form that I heart big time . . . . peel and stick stencils! Oh my goodness, these things are so fun! Maybe it’s because they just work so darn well. Seriously, it’s hard to mess up with these things. They are thin, sticky, and work a… 

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Turn a plain wood coffin decoration into a DIY Halloween tray covered with creepy crawlies! Perfect for surprising guests when they grab a piece of candy.

Creepy crawly DIY Halloween tray

Hi everyone. It’s David from Cheltenham Road. I’m usually kind of a last-minute sort of guy – starting my holiday projects a few days before the actual holiday. But this year, for my Etsy shop and blog I vowed to be ahead of the game! (wish me luck). So, sorry to jump into the future… 

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Dorm room wall art

Free printable dorm room posters

We’re going to reminisce a bit my friends – and go back to that time so very long ago that we may have put in the back of our minds . . . starting college. I don’t know about you, but it wasn’t a very easy time for me. I found that moving out of… 

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Enter to win a $100 prize pack in this Mod Podge grab bag giveaway!

$100 Mod Podge grab bag giveaway!

I think you know by now that we always look for an excuse to celebrate around here! Well – for many of you, back-to-school has started . . . and for others, it’s starting very soon. To celebrate the beginning of a new school year, we’re offering a wonderful Mod Podge prize today. I’m going to… 

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If you're looking for a budget friendly DIY wreath, this is your project! You'll use split peas, Mod Podge, and supplies from the dollar store.

Split pea DIY wreath craft

I’m really excited to share today’s craft with you guys! I made a split pea wreath for my back door an I’m LOVING it! This was a pretty easy project to make, but it does take time. If you’re looking for a pretty DIY wreath that is budget friendly, this is your wreath. So if you’re ready,… 

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