Easy decoupage St. Patrick’s Day wreath

If you need a St. Patrick's Day wreath that is easy to put together, this is it! You can make this modern project with a few simple supplies.Sometimes St. Patrick’s Day decor can be a little crazy for me. Don’t get me wrong – I love green stuff and sparkles in general. But I try not to go completely glitter nuts-o for every holiday . . . sometimes I like to do things a bit more subtly. Such is the case with my St. Patrick’s Day wreath for this year. I decided to make it simple and modern and easy to create. And I thought you’d probably appreciate that too. Here’s how I did it!… 

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bowls

DIY papier mache bowls

I seriously love making bowls with Mod Podge. It’s fun, and easy – if you are a decoupage beginner, bowls are a good place to start! I’ve seen a variety of Podgey bowls over the course of time, but I really love this version by Chelsea. I found this project and pinned it before I… 

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mod-podge-dreamlight

How to make a dreamlight

Years ago I had a friend named Kirie. She lived on the edge of the Olympic Mountains in a cabin, right on the Hood Canal. She had such a cool piece of property, with a ladder that went directly into the water. And one night, one particularly warm summer night, some friends and I decided… 

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How to make comic book letters

How to make comic book letters

Decoupage projects made with comic books are some of the most popular on this blog – and I think for good reason. They are totally nerd-a-licious! You can use MDF letters in the size and font of your choice . . . if you want to go larger than a page, simply patchwork the comics… 

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DIY-storage-boxes

DIY storage boxes

Sometimes storage doesn’t have to be good looking, at least it can just be plain if it’s going in a trunk or a cabinet. But if you are like me and you don’t have a lot of hidden storage, then sometimes it needs to be a bit more attractive because people are going to see… 

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DIY lamp made of cardboard

DIY lamp made of cardboard

A lamp made of cardboard? I know, it seems crazy – how could it possibly look good . . . and won’t it catch on fire? Well, let’s start with the looks. I’m all about this patchwork floral motif that this pendant lamp has going on, and it’s easy to personalize with Mod Podge, of… 

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Decoupage window blinds

Decoupage window blinds

I don’t know if this is true for homes around the country, but a lot of homes in the south have blinds with large white slats. My parents’ home had them (before they moved back to the northwest), and I always liked them. So much prettier to me than the little metal slats! Elyse completed… 

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