Talk of the Town #149

Welcome back to Talk of the Town! First, let’s take a look at what you may have missed from your party hosts! Home for the Holidays Christmas Sign & Placemats Mega Black Friday Sale |Dixie Belle, Chalk Couture, & Vintage Sign Stencils! How to Make an Oversized Stepstool Peppermint Platter Easy Christmas Project How to Make Holiday Chalkboards from Old Mirrors 12 Examples of the Transformative Magic of White Paint   Here’s what we’re talking about from last week’s party! Vanity {Read More}

Mega Black Friday Sale Starting Now! | Dixie Belle,Chalk Couture, & Stencils

Mega Black Friday Sale | Dixie Belle, Chalk Couture, & Vintage Sign Stencils! My house is overflowing with crafting supplies and I’m not nearly ready for the crowd that will be here for Christmas.  So buckle your Santa belts because I have a ton of supplies I’m listing at incredible sale prices.  Most are 50% off!  The sale includes Dixie Belle paint and products, Chalk Couture transfers, pastes, inks, surfaces, and accessories and my entire line of Vintage Sign Stencils!  Load up {Read More}

Home for the Holidays Christmas Sign & Placemats

Home for the Holidays Christmas Sign & Placemats Since all of my kids,their spouses, and my mom will be here for Christmas, I’m inspired to work on a few new projects. The first  project started with a wood frame that came off of a canvas.  I had bought the canvas to use on another project, but messed that project up.  Since the frame that came inside the canvas is great, I cut the canvas off and saved the frame.  I bought {Read More}

Talk of the Town #148

Happy Tuesday! Well, it would be a little happier if it would stop raining here. We’re at the yucky part of fall here in the Midwest when it’s dreary for days at a time. Enough whining, I promise. 🙂

DIY Buffalo Check Cloth Bandana Napkins 

I hope you all had a safe and fun Halloween!  My son still wishes he was a little kid.  He loves Halloween so much. Gals!  I’m so excited to share this project with you all! It is DIY Buffalo Check Cloth Bandana Napkins made in just minutes.

Talk of the Town #147

I’m an airhead sometimes.  I totally forgot to schedule the party, but it’s live now! Welcome back to Talk of the Town! First, let’s take a look at what you may have missed from your party hosts! How to Make an Inexpensive DIY Farmhouse Gallery Wall DIY Farmhouse Tote DIY Christmas Sign and Mrs. Claus Printable Drawer Front Hook Rack for Jewelry Christmas Stocking Hanger How One Napkin Transformed an Old Serpentine Dresser Stenciled Christmas Ornament IKEA Pillow Covers Here’s {Read More}

How To Make An Inexpensive DIY Gallery Wall

How to Make an Inexpensive DIY Photo Gallery Wall When my mom came to visit a few weeks ago, I had a few pictures on the wall in the guest bedroom which looked great.  But it needed something else.  I decided to create an inexpensive photo gallery wall with fall-themed decor. Here’s how it looked when I started.  It looked good, but there was a ton of empty space under the photos. I don’t do empty space!

Farmhouse Wood Tote DIY

Farmhouse Wood Tote DIY Sometimes when you sell handmade items and have one item that sells really well, it can be both a blessing … and I won’t say a curse, but kind of close. Such is the case with the handmade wood totes my husband and I made. Last I checked, we had made and sold over 50 of them.  That’s a lot of totes that take a fair amount of time to make. To be honest, I was {Read More}

Talk of the Town #146

Hey there.  Happy Tuesday! Yesterday I finished the final project for my 15 Days of Chalking series and whew!  It was a lot of work but too much fun! Some of the projects are available in my Etsy shop with more new ones coming soon, so go take a look at my shop HERE. But come right back, because it’s time to party! Welcome back to Talk of the Town! We have some yummy recipes and creative DIY projects that {Read More}

Christmas Cookie Sheet Upcycled Memo Board

Christmas Cookie Sheet Upcycled Memo Board I survived! 15 days of chalking, that is. 🙂 Granted, it wasn’t 15 days straight, but it was a lot of chalked projects!