Crafting with School Supplies Round Up!

Good Monday morning and WELCOME to the Designer Crafts Connection August Blog Hop!  This month we a re crafting with school supplies and I have created this round up of projects to share with you today - ENJOY! First, let's start out with this Vintage Ruler...

Back to School Craft: Vintage Ruler Picture Frame

It's the Back to School edition of Craft Lightning.  You can see more amazing 15 minute back to school crafts by clicking the LINK at the bottom of this post.  Don’t forget to follow along with our Hosts at The Country Chic Cottage,  30 Minute Crafts and...

Simple and Elegant Lace Covered Wedding Card Suitcase

Create a simple and elegant lace covered suitcase that can be used for the Card Box at the reception, then becomes a keepsake for the Bride to incorporate into her Home Decor! Pick up a faux Suitcase from your local craft store, they come in all...

Puppy and Kitty Party for my special 5 year old Niece!

Welcome to the Designer Crafts Connection First Monday in June Blog Hop!  Our theme this month is PARTY and I have the CUTEST Puppy and Kitty Party ideas to share with you today!   We made Puppy and Kitty ears out of Kunin Eco-Fi Rainbow ClassicFelt™ attached to...

Graduation Mortarboard Card Box

Welcome to the Designer Crafts Connection JOY Embroidered Letters Blog Hop! JOY has a line of high quality embroidered letters, numbers and symbols in a large variety of popular colors, styles and fonts.  Available with iron on and self adhesive backings to give you a very wide range of creative...

Vintage Inspired Mirrored Dressing Table Tray

My Dressing Table Mirrored Tray project today features a decorative metal sheet and tools from M-D Hobby and Craft.       Here's what you will need:   M-D Hobby and Craft Perforated Aluminum Sheet 1' by 2' Mosaic #57326 (1) M-D Hobby and Craft Hobby Shears (1) M-D Hobby and Craft Gloves (1 pair) Smoothfoam...

Wooden Clothespin Snowflake Tutorial for STICKY U!

  Recently, I was contacted by Tombow to attend their Sticky U!  I received a package in the mail with a cute t-shirt, graduation certificate and Tombow XTREME Adhesive!  I have used Xtreme in the past and am completely hooked!  It is an Xtremely sticky adhesive that has real staying...

DESIGNER CRAFTS CONNECTION – FIRST MONDAY IN APRIL!

Welcome to the DCC Blog Hop for April!  Our theme this month is one that I live by - RECYCLE - not only in my everday life, but also in my craft life.  I love saving containers, cast-offs and unusual materials then turning them in...

DESIGNER CRAFTS CONNECTION – FIRST MONDAY IN APRIL!

Today's DCC Hop is all about SPRING! Love Spring and Easter, so I have decided to share this cute craft I did this weekend with my Niece, Marlee and my Nephew, Zach. They like to give crafts to their Mom, Great-Aunt, Grandmoms and Great-Grandmom for special...

CAT IN THE HAT COSTUME WITH NORVAL THE FISH CANDY BUCKET

My niece, Lindsay, simply LOVES all of the Dr. Seuss books, so several years ago for Halloween she decided to be the Cat in the Hat. We we trying to figure out what she would carry as a candy bucket and while reading the book,...