7 DIY Lavender Projects for Gift-Giving

7 DIY Lavender Projects for Gift-Giving I’ve got gardening on the brain, and since I’m attempting to grow lavender for the third time, I thought I would share some DIY lavender projects that are perfect for gift-giving. All of them are beautiful and some of them are utilitarian and useful as well. I’ve rounded up several of my past projects and included a few projects from other bloggers as well. I hope you love them as much as I do!

Lavender Rosemary Essential Oil Soap

Lavender Rosemary Essential Oil Soap  This Lavender Rosemary Essential Oil Soap recipe is quick and easy to make, can be made with kids, and can be used right away.  It smells Springtime fresh too! If you’ve followed my blog for any length of time you know how much I love lavender.  Sadly, my attempts to grow it have failed several times.  But my motto is “never give up,” so I’ll try again this year. In the past, I’ve always bought lavender soap at the {Read More}

Fake It Til You Grow It | Aromatherapy Faux Lavender Scented Centerpiece

Aromatherapy Faux Lavender Scented Centerpiece I might have felt a bit cocky and proud about my gardening success this year if it weren’t for my one dismal failure … 

Flannel Lavender Heat Pack with Washable Cover

Not wanting my mom to get bored during her visit, and being the sweet daughter that I am, I lined up a few projects for her to work on while she’s here. 🙂 My feet are always cold, so one of the projects I had in mind for her was to sew up a microwaveable lavender heat pack. I’ve been using an old pillow case filled with rice as a makeshift heat pack, and not only was it ugly, it {Read More}

DIY Lavender sign

Ever since I started dreaming of the future lavender harvest I hope to have, thoughts of lavender keep creeping into my mind, so I had to do something lavenderish (spell check says that isn’t a word – it should be!)  I’m going to think positive that I’ll have lots of lovely lavender soon, but in the meantime, I made a new lavender sign for my obsession. I grabbed an old board in my stash, and put a light coat of light {Read More}

Lavender Seeds – A Packet Full of Hope

 Last summer, I bought several lavender plants, and they seem to be doing really well.  I’m keeping my fingers crossed I’ll see lots of new blooms this summer.  I really would like to grown a lot more, but buying so many plants is pretty expensive, so I ordered seeds, and I’m just waiting for it to warm up a bit more before I start the seeds.