Decoupage faux birch vase

Faux birch vases made with Mod PodgeI have an undergrad degree in forestry, so I notice trees. I’m losing my memory of dendrology, and specific tree types (it’s been 20 years!) but I know a birch when I see one. At least I thought I did! When I first spotted this vase by Melissa, I was convinced she had somehow made this out of a birch tree, or used the skin, or something . . . and that’s why I clicked on the post, to find out…. 

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How to make a rustic pumpkin for your porch

How to build a rustic pumpkin stand #DIHWorkshop

Disclosure: Compensation was provided by The Home Depot via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of The Home Depot. Can I tell you how excited I am for fall? The cool weather cannot come quickly enough for me! I’m of Norwegian… 

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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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