DIY Holiday Table Runner

DIY Metallic Striped Table Runner Tutorial

Disclosure: I am a member of the True Value DIY Squad.  I am so excited for the holidays this year! This will be the first time spending Christmas in our new home and I can’t wait to decorate. While I don’t bust out the decor until later this month (although I’m tempted every day), I […]

Drop Cloth and Sweater Stockings

drop cloth and sweater stockings 2

It’s the perfect day for another Christmas craft, yeah? I’m so excited to be taking part in a fun 25 Days of Christmas Series hosted by Jessica of Dear Emmeline. You can find all of the other projects in the series below! Today, for my Christmas project, I’m sharing my new Drop Cloth Sweater Stockings! […]

Kiss Me! Handmade Valentine’s Day Favors


There is no better way to show the people around you how much you care than with homemade Valentine’s, don’t you agree? Big or small it’s always the thought that counts. Today, I thought I’d give you a peek at my KISS ME Valentine’s Day Favors for this year! Simple, sweet and filled with lots […]

Book Page Garland For All Seasons

Book Page Garland By Design, Dining + Diapers

Simple and easy craft made from recycled materials that costs nothing? Yes, my friends that is what I have in store for you today. If you remember my Christmas Vignette, you may have noticed that I included book pages in several different elements including the wreath, the runner and the filler for one of the […]

Simple Burlap Christmas Stockings

Burlap Christmas Stockings by Design, Dining + Diapers, DIY Christmas Stockings, burlap christmas decor

For the past two days I have been busy ‘trying’ to decorate our house for Christmas! You see, I decided it would be fun to just ‘add some red’ to our holiday decor. I thought it would be easy enough to just throw a few red ornaments on the tree and call it good, but […]

Give Thanks Drop Cloth Pillow

Give Thanks Pillow Tutorial from Design, Dining + Diapers

So I have to admit, I kind of skipped all of the Thanksgiving crafts this year and went full force into Christmas. I don’t think I have EVER done that before since Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. But before I went to far into the Christmas projects I did manage to complete one Thanksgiving craft […]

Hand Painted Christmas Dish Towels

Hand Painted Christmas Dish Towels, white christmas dish towels, metalic paint, jacquard luminere, snowflake towels, holiday gift idea, homemade holiday gifts

Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a fabulous weekend. For those of you on the East Coast, I hope you all had minimal damage from the storm and stayed safe. As promised, today I’m sharing my first Holiday project of the year! I am seriously so excited for Christmas, so much that I almost put […]

10 Ways To Recycle your TOMS Flag

10 Ways to Recycle Your TOMS Flag, diy TOMS projects, Upcycled TOMS Flags, TOMS Bags, Recycled TOMS Bags

So how many of you have a pair of TOMS out there? Either you love ’em or hate ’em but no one can deny how comfortable they are. I personally have a pair of black canvas ones and I love them. Great shoe to slip on with a pair of skinnies or boyfriend jeans and […]

Decorative Birdcage Pillow Tutorial

Bird Cage Pillow Tutorial

 How is everyone’s week going so far? Are the kids in school yet or are you still enjoying one last vacation? Thankfully our summers last through September so we are out enjoying the beautiful Northwest as much as we can. Gotta enjoy the sunshine while it lasts, right?  I finally brought my sewing machine out […]