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Six Sparkly 4th of July Projects

Sparkly 4th of July Decor

See these patriotic ideas LIVE on KOMO-TV Monday June 30th at 4pm! 6 Sparkly 4th of July Projects Simple Flag Sign Fastest project ever! Just grab a 12 x 12 wooden box, patriotic paper (this is from Simple Stories), some bling, and bakery twine. Use double sided tape to adhere the paper and the add the bling and twine. Star Decor A few coats of paint, Mod Podge and glitter transform plain wooden stars into … [Read more...]

DIY 4th of July Entertaining Ideas

4th of July Party Ideas

 Catch these DIY 4th of July Entertaining Ideas LIVE on KOMO TV Monday June 24th at 4pm   DIY 4th of July Entertaining Ideas Are you having family or friends over to celebrate the 4th of July? Give you party a boost with some simple, no-fuss DIY ideas to make your celebration a cinch! 1. New-Sew Banner A banner can set the stage for a soiree... but who has time to stitch one up? This festive fabric banner doesn't … [Read more...]

Rustic Fourth of July: Jam Jar Lid Tic Tac Toe

Jam lid checkers1

Hi, I've been working on a few ideas for a cheap + chic Fourth of July. One of my ideas involves jam jars-- but what to do with the lids? Make them into tic tac toe pieces: Measure the jam jar lid to cover with paper. Glasses make great templates or use a circle cutter. This one is the Custom Cutting System from Creative Memories. I think it could probably be considered *vintage* but it still works great. You need … [Read more...]

Make it Monday: Patriotic Pennant Tutorial

Patriotic Pennant

Patriotic Pennant  This is a fun project + a great way to use up random embellishments, fabric scraps and old denim jeans (yours or your husband's LOL). Supplies:  Denim Jeans you'd like to upcycle, Canvas, Red + Navy Ticking (although you can use whatever!), Fabric/T-Shirt Transfer Paper, Victorian Fourth of July One by Piddix.  Sewing Machine or hand needle and thread, Fabric Tac, Wide Bias Tape, Embroidery … [Read more...]