"As you take the normal opportunities of your daily life and create something of beauty and helpfulness,
you improve not only the world around you but also the world within you"

Dieter F. Uchtdorf

Friday, July 29, 2011

Creative-ly U Link-up!!

Welcome to Creative-ly U Link-Up!!!!

You are welcome to link-up:

*DIY Projects & Ideas
*Sewing Projects
*Photography Tips and Ideas
*Crafty Ideas
*Re-Vamps or Redo's

*Ok...pretty much anything creative you would like to add!

**Don't forget to link to your specific post :) **

HaPpy FriDaY!!!


Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Creatve-ly U Project Parade!

Check out a FEW of the many awesome projects linked up over  weekend:

AWESOME Painted Desk Re-do @ The Decorative Paintbrush!

{DIY} Barn Door Shelf @ Lovely Little Snippets!

Marbled Fingernails @ 3 of a Kind!

Harlequin Table Makeover @ Tattered and Inked!

CuTe Art Smock @ Sweeter Than Sweets!
Art Smock by Tricia @ SweeterThanSweets

{DIY} Rick Rack Ring Tutorial @ Momma Rake!

Backyard Beach Birthday Party @ The Joys of Home Educating!

Rainbow Zipper Necklace @ Take a bow!

Loaded Blondies @ Still Waters!

"Boy Bling" Necklace Tutorial @ Agape Love Designs!

Crock Pot French Dip @ Lovely Little Snippets!

Butterfly BookBag Tutorial @ Taidye.Original!

Thanks for Linkin' up!!


Friday, July 22, 2011

Creative-ly U Link-up!

Welcome to Creative-ly U Link-Up!!!!

You are welcome to link-up:

*DIY Projects & Ideas
*Sewing Projects
*Photography Tips and Ideas
*Crafty Ideas
*Re-Vamps or Redo's
*Ok...pretty much anything creative you would like to add!

**Don't forget to link to your specific post :) **

Have a Fantastic Weekend!!


Thursday, July 21, 2011

Christmas in JULY @ Latter-Day Crafters!

LooKing to get a little Christmas Shopping DONE early this year??? 
Or...are in need of  some CuTe Christmas gift ideas??

Check out Latter-Day!!  Currently...they are hosting their CHRISTMAS IN JULY Event...and I just wanted to share with you a few items that caught my eye...
Chestnut Swirl Shell BeanieCocoa Shell BeanieBlueberry Caramel HeadbandCinnamon Vanilla Braided Ski HatPeaches and Cream Flapper BeaniePINK BEANIE HAT WITH BLACK AND PINK DETACHABLE FLOWERMens Spoked BeaniePurple Licorice Billed Beanie

LoVe them!!

Sooo...head on over and check out these...and MANY other CuTe handmade items they have for sale! 

HaPpy Early Shopping! :) 


{SiMpLe} Necklace Idea!

Just in case you missed it on Design is a very FuN and {Simple} Necklace idea that I made with my girls!

{Simple} DIY Initials Necklace

Supplies Needed:

Tim Holtz Fragments {I bought mine @ JoAnns}
Diamond Glaze  
E6000 Adhesive
Scrapbook Embellishments with initials {I found these at Craft Warehouse and are stickers} 
1 Necklace backer
1 Necklace Chain
Exact-o Knife

First spread the Diamond Glaze on your little plexi-glass fragment...

Then place on top of the scrapbook embellishment of your choice...firmly press...and let dry...

Trim edge with exact-o knife if needed...

Use E6000 to glue on your necklace backer and let dry completely...

Add a chain...and there you have it!  

A FuN, SIMPLE and Very CuTE lil' necklace for any girly to make!

Don't forget to check out
Design Dazzle's Summer Camp Series for other FuN Summer Ideas for kids!


Monday, July 18, 2011

Creative-ly U Project Parade!!

Summer has been keeping me CraZy busier than I appreciate all of you who link up each week and share your Creative-ness with us!

I absolutely LOVE checking out every link!  YOU GUYS ARE SOOOO CREATIVE!!! I LOVE IT!!

Here is a peek at a FEW of the MANY awesome projects that were linked up over the past 2 weekends!! 

Dresser Refinish @ Being Creative!

Birdhouse Tutorial @ Under My Umbrella!

Beach Lantern Tutorial @ Craft Goodies!

Hand Painted Bench @ Art is Beauty!

FuN Photo Prop Tutorials @ Bless!

Fabric Headband Tutorial @ My Ocean of Notions!

CuTe Crochet Hat @ Alayna's Creations!

Summer Frame Wreath Tutorial @ A Glimpse Inside!

Personalized Childs Art Display @ The Scrap Shoppe!

Decorated Corkboard @ Crafting Up My World!

Cookie Tips @ Sweeter Than Sweets!
Cookie Dough by Tricia @ SweeterThanSweets

Road Trip Survival Bin @ Junk in their Trunk!

Favorite Fonts @ Lovely Little Snippets!

Family Rules Canvas @ Love Sweet Love!

Pom Pom Lamp @ Momma Rake!

Turtle Brownies @ Idea Cupboard!

Chalkboard Desk @ Brittney's Budget Crafts!

Name Wall Hanging @ Creative Eyedias!

Stained Top Dresser Re-do @ Holly Do.!

Birthday Decor @ The Happy Scraps!

RV Makeover @ Blue Jeans and Flip Flops!

Girly Lamp Re-do @ Creative Bliss!

Freezer Meals @ Junk in their Trunk!

Chunky Ribbon Necklace Tutorial @ Wayward Girls Crafts!

Rainbow Ice Tutorial @ Sweeter Than Sweets!

Twirly Skirt from a Tablecloth @ Jane Am I!

Laundry Room Printable @ Tattered and Inked!

 BLT with a Twist @ Peas and Crayons!

 Strip Rag Blankets Tutorial @ Sumo's Sweet Stuff!

 Christmas in July Gift Ideas @ Dukes and Duchess!


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