Apothecary · crafts · diy · Halloween · Harry Potter

Apothecary Jars and Harry Potter Themed Potions

I hope everyone had a Happy Halloween! I know this is a bit late but I was busy preparing for a small Halloween get together.  But I wanted to share this post with you because I had so much fun making these. Two Fridays before Halloween, Kira and her daughter Bella stopped over.  Kira and… Continue reading Apothecary Jars and Harry Potter Themed Potions

crafts · creepy · decorations · Halloween

Halloween Wall Art

As you guys know Halloween is my favorite time of year.  I love the spookiness and everything that goes with it.  I'm also excited that last Wednesday night was the season premiere of American Horror Story: Freak Show!  It's already so creepy!Last year a I ran across this project from The Graphics Fairy. I didn't get… Continue reading Halloween Wall Art

crafts · diy · zinc inspired frames

Faux Zinc Picture Frames

Remember those picture frames I got at a rummage sale back in May? I decided to give them some fresh life.  They were just simple Ribba frames from Ikea.  Kind of boring and nothing special.  They had never been used and two of them were still in the package.  I'm on an industrial vintage vibe lately,… Continue reading Faux Zinc Picture Frames

cloche · craft · crafts · diy · easter

Easter Cloche and Painted Eggs

For those of you who celebrate Easter, I hope you had a Happy Easter. If you celebrate Passover, I hope you had a nice Passover.  When we were kids, we would go to church with my mom, dad and my mom's parents.  We almost always had Easter lunch/dinner at my grandparent's place out in Pulaski. … Continue reading Easter Cloche and Painted Eggs

anthropologie hack · crafts · letters · paint

DIY Large Zinc Inspired Letters

As part of Greg's moving gift, I painted him and Betsy a "G" and "B" to look like a large decorative zinc letter. You've seen the ones that range from $18.00-$98.00 from Anthropologie.  Very pretty but too pricey for me. My version cost me about $6.50.  Each letter was $2.99, I also needed the sliver paint I grabbed a… Continue reading DIY Large Zinc Inspired Letters