Decoupage Floral Recipe Box

DIY Crafts | Anthropologie Knock Off Recipe Box ~ Make this pretty recipe box with scrapbook paper and Mod Podge. Love this as a DIY gift idea!

Are you familiar with the fabulous paper décor line from Jen of Tatertots & Jello? If not, you are missing out! Megan from Balancing Home shares how she took items from Jen’s line to knock off a pretty floral recipe box from Anthropologie. It was as simple as painting a wood box, decoupaging on the […Read More]

Show Your State Pride with Map Wall Art


A couple of years ago, I hosted a State Pride Tour over at Infarrantly Creative and partnered with 30 other bloggers to create projects in honor of the states we love and call home. Roeshel of DIY Show Off was one of the talented gals who joined me on the tour, creating a map triptych from a Pennsylvania road […Read More]

Tissue Paper and Tassel Pencils

DIY Crafts ~ Mod Podge Pencils with Tissue Paper

Sometimes it’s just little things that make your day a little brighter and work a little more fun – like brightly colored pencils with tissue paper tassels! Linda from Burlap + Blue shows how to doll up your ordinary yellow number two pencil with tissue paper and says, “I know I’m tooting my own horn […Read More]

Birch Bark Candles


You may have seen the fabulous birch pillar candles that are being sold by stores such as Pottery Barn and World Market lately. Kimberly at A Night Owl Blog certainly has and absolutely adores them! With some LED pillars from the dollar store and scrapbook paper, Kimberly quickly and easily whipped up a set of […Read More]

“Handpainted” Monogram Letter Art

anthropologie inspired still life monogram

Angela from Life in Velvet created her own Anthropologie-inspired Handpainted Still Life Monogram – no painting skills required! Angela admits that she had to “cheat” a little and shares her handy tip she finding beautiful prints of real artwork for FREE online. She chose one of these lovelies and used it to cover a wood […Read More]

Scripted Newsprint Decoupage Pumpkin

pb inspired newsprint pumpkin

Like Jami from An Oregon Cottage, you may find yourself repeatedly inspired by Pottery Barn’s catalog, especially when it comes to holiday and seasonal décor. A couple years ago Jami was inspired to recreate several items from their fall line, including some distress white ceramic turkeys and these lovely book page pumpkins. For this project, […Read More]

Bright and Bold Decoupage Wall Initials

anthropologie inspired wall letters

Tori from Lil’ Mrs. Tori wanted to brighten up her craft space and found patterned letters from Anthropologie that were calling her name – to recreate that is! As Tori shares at Crafts Unleashed, it was as simple as painting the sides of some paper mache letters and then decoupaging scrapbook paper to the front. […Read More]

Recycled Newspaper Decorative Bowl

recycled newspaper bowl

Gail from Purple Hues and Me was more than a little surprised to see newspaper bowls for sale online for ridiculous prices, especially considering the materials cost next to nothing! The crafter in Gail told her she could make the bowls herself – and that’s just what she did. This is a great way to […Read More]