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DIY Mothers’ Day Canvas Bag

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Sorry guys. This is a rushed post! We just wanted to ensure we got it in and gave you at least a day to do it before putting together your Mothers’ Day present for your special Mama. I have a date with mine tomorrow and wanted to ensure she gets to use this and sport it when we have our date (but if she reads this in the morning, she knows she’s getting it). 

We just so happen to be going to the local Farmers’ Market tomorrow morning as part of our date. This is something the two of … Read more

posted by on May 10, 2013 in DIY Projects
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DIY Mother’s Day Card + Washi Tape

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I seriously can’t believe that Mother’s Day is already this Sunday. I’ve committed myself to make DIY Mother’s Day cards, or any celebratory cards of any kind, to push me to be creative everyday! 

I’ve shared before that my favourite word is paper. The second most favourite would be tape. When I fidget and you leave me with tape, I’ll continuously cut small pieces of tape and roll them up. I know, so weird. Haha! So when washi tape became a bigger trend in the craft world, I couldn’t resist but get my own set of washi tape. They’re colourful … Read more

posted by on May 9, 2013 in DIY Projects
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25 Mother’s Day Craft Ideas

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Mother’s day is just around the corner, and if you’re like me – in the midst of juggling work, our blog, and other projects/events I’m working on, I’m scrambling to get something made before Sunday. Aah! Well, it honestly doesn’t have to be complicated. Beyond the gifts and the cards and phone calls, it’s really the thought and the love behind it that makes it all worthwhile for our moms. If you’re the type that likes to make your own gifts or cards for Mother’s Day, well we’ve got some ideas for you. If you don’t, I’m sure you’ll find … Read more

posted by on May 8, 2013 in DIY Projects
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DIY Ombre Flower Vase

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Mother’s day is not that far off and it’s a great time to start thinking how we can make mom feel extra special that day. You’ve seen in our 1st month cherry blossom themed post this pretty vase which is actually not that hard to make! With me being impulsive and impatient, I didn’t even get to try creating them before I started this post, so bear with me as I try 2 techniques to make this pretty ombre effect happen! 

Materials: 

  1. Glass vases (or white ceramic vases, if you already have them!) 
  2. Alcohol 
  3. Martha Stewart spray paint kit
  4. Acrylic
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posted by on April 19, 2013 in DIY Projects, Style Your Home
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