There are some projects that are so simple but still unique. This DIY wooden pencil cup that I shared over at Oriental Trading’s site Fun365 is one of those crafts. Check out the full tutorial to see what I used to turn into these pencil cups. Can you guess? It’s really fun to turn something into something completely different in just a few short steps. I especially love the wooden
If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to weave these simple coasters I recently shared at Oriental Trading’s site Fun365. What’s great is that you don’t need to buy a loom or have a lot of fancy supplies – all you really need is a piece of cardboard and some yarn to start weaving. And of course you can never have enough yarn! A few tips: Make sure that
I am kind of obsessed with these unicorn mason jars that I made for this month’s Michael’s Makers Challenge! (They were inspired by the unicorn pumpkins that my daughter Lyla and I made last fall). I made these to keep on my desk as pencil holders, but they would also be perfect for other things too – like planters. From crystals to pom poms to tassels & patches, Michael’s has everything you need
Thank you Southeast Toyota for sponsoring this trip and blog post! As always, all thoughts, opinions, and photos are my own. And thank you readers for supporting the brands that support Lines Across. I’ve always loved travelling and exploring new places. Maybe it has something to do with the fact that I’ve moved around a lot and lived in 7 different states in my life. During college, my dad and
This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of True Value. The opinions and text are all mine. I absolutely love building things with my own two hands, but I only half know what I’m doing. But recently I headed to True Value Hardware to pick up a few supplies for a few projects I’ve been working on, and I had the best experience. Multiple employees came
I’ve been wanting to try making sidewalk chalk paint for a long time now, and so I knew I wanted to try out this idea I had for the Michael’s Makers summer challenge! In fact making the paint is just as much fun as playing with it. My 3 year old was pretty obsessed with the fact that I let him use a hammer and loved crushing the sidewalk chalk.
Thanks Michael’s for sponsoring this post! Be sure to check out Michael’s Make-a-Thon – 14 days of amazing deals, ideas & hands-on making! If you love painting and want to create your own beautiful wall art but you don’t have a lot of extra time, this DIY wall art is perfect for you! You can break out your paints and make something you are proud to display on your wall in
Ok so you know that I love a good rainbow right? Pretty much everything looks better when arranged in rainbow order (if you follow me on Instagram you’ve seen my MANY rainbow pictures and videos). So when this month’s Michael’s Makers Challenge was to make something with their faux floral collection, I knew I wanted to make a rainbow wreath. I wasn’t quite sure it would turn out. I think