21 things I want to make (inspiring iPhone pics)

I am inspired my things I see on a daily basis, so to remember them I take loads of iphone pictures of totally random stuff. I literally have hundreds of photos of decor I can DIY myself, pretty rooms, hotel flooring, restaurant sinks, handmade items, stuff from chain stores, etc. I thought it would be fun to go through my hundreds of photos and pick out a few of my favorite inspiring things recently. Prepare to be inundated with total randomness that is equally awesome. These brightly painted hooks are so fun and would look so cute in a kids' bathroom; especially if you hang a variety of … [Read more...]

Goodbye, Hello. A look back at 2011 & a welcome to 2012

It's hard to believe that 2011 has come and gone already. The older I get the quicker time moves. Anyone else feel that way? I'm excited about a new year and a fresh new start. There's nothing like January 1st to make you feel like you've got a clean slate to work with. I want to take a minute (or three) to bid farewell to 2011 by sharing the best of HoH this past year. Top 10 most viewed posts of 2011: 10. Create a Spa Bath Mat using IKEA outdoor decking 9. Cheese Dome turned Cloche 8. Cupcake cones: a new petite version 7. How to make adorable accessories from … [Read more...]

50 Holiday wreaths you don’t want to miss (Roundup)

When you think of pretty much any holiday, what decor item pops into your head? When I think of "holiday" I think, WREATHS! Every holiday has them. They adorn fireplace mantles, front doors, mirrors, and hallways. Adding a festive wreath instantly transforms your space. It's the quickest and easiest way to bring any holiday into your home. Christmas wreaths are probably the most popular holiday wreath on the planet. People love decorating for THE Holidays (you know, like how people say "THE CITY" and it's automatically assumed they are talking about NYC? You say "The Holidays" and … [Read more...]

Advent & Countdown Calendars, Oh My! (Roundup)

There have been so many amazing Advent Calendars and Countdown to Christmas crafts in my link parties that I wanted to share some of the creativeness with you - just in case you missed it the first go 'round. Let's start with my Advent Calendar I made last month. I recently shared what toys and trinkets I stuffed my Advent Calendar with. Here are a bunch more ways to count down to Christmas. Even if you haven't been counting down, it's not too late! Start now. The kids will love it. * The hyperlink above each Calendar is the blogger who created the project * Southern … [Read more...]

Christmas Tree crafts galore! {showing off awesome bloggers}

Trees, Trees, Trees galore! My weekly link parties have been flooded with tons of awesome Christmas crafts, most of which are TREES! I thought it would be fun to do a few separate round-up posts of all things Christmas, starting with all things TREE. Here are several Tree crafts from Hookin' Up with HoH #76 & #77. (If you posted a tree and didn't get featured, it's probably because I overlooked your post accidentally. The BEST way to make sure you get featured in these random extra round-up posts is to make sure in the linky party you name your thumbnail exactly what your item is. … [Read more...]

36 inspiring Halloween and Fall WREATHS (Roundup)

Wreath overload time! Here are an assortment of pretty awesome wreaths for either Halloween or Fall. Hopefully they will inspire you to get your craft on and get creative this Season! If you see a wreath you are especially smitten with, click on through and give the blogger some smooches. Everyone likes a little love and snuggles now and then. And now, 36 inspiring wreaths... Halloween Wreaths The Roseland Family A Glimpse Inside Embracing Change Just Us Four Love Sweet Love Two oh Two … [Read more...]

pumpkins, pumpkins, & more pumpkins

Happy Saturday everyone! My Halloween decor roundup was loads of fun, so I'm bringing awesome back by sharing loads of amazing pumpkin crafts! Sit back and get ready to be inspired. You may even want to get your pinterest button ready, 'cause you'll want to bookmark all of these bad boys. Paint & embellish some pumpkins! Thrifty and Chic: white with twine pumpkins Simcoe Street: white pumpkins Sweetwater Style: white floral embellished pumpkin Brown Paper Packages: silver bling pumpkins Welcome to Pittypat Paperie: silver & black fleur de lis … [Read more...]