These are cute little Valentine’s Day signs I made. They are inspired by the little Valentine’s Day candy conversation hearts. I am new to using power tools so I haven’t been taking photos during the process for my blog, but these are simple and here is the supplies I used. 1x6 common board StainCricut vinyl… Continue reading Wood Conversation Hearts Sign Valentines Day Decor
I have been tinkering around with some small wood crafts and when my husband asked what I wanted for Christmas, my response? Power tools... He did not disappoint. He bought me a Ryobi cordless power tool set. This set is perfect for what I do. I don’t do very heavy duty projects and I have… Continue reading I Made My First “Farmhouse Sign”
I have the Willow Tree Nativity starter set, I guess you could say. My daughter-in-law got them for me and I absolutely love them. I was looking into adding on to the set and it can get very expensive! I decided to make a few of the props on my own and then purchase a… Continue reading DIY Nativity Crèche Stable For Willow Tree Figurines
This Welcome Porch sign is perfect for the "feeling social" and the "not feeling social" days, lol! I am trying to find all kinds of excuses to use my Cricut. I love it! I had this piece of wood, so I decided to make one of those famous "Welcome" porch signs but with a funny… Continue reading Welcome Sign For Front Porch Or Is It?
My husband was out working one day and seen this bench setting out on a curb. He brought it home to me and I was ecstatic! I love vintage furniture and I love restoring it. I knew what I was going to do right away. The frame on this stool is amazing. I didn’t have… Continue reading Curb Shopped Vintage Footstool Redo
Restoring Gravity Chairs
I have been decorating my guest bedroom at the lake with Shabby Chic decor. I’ve always wanted a shabby chic room and I am having so much fun with this one. I wrote another blog about the different pieces I have added. I’ll link it here: https://thethriftyjewell.com/2020/02/28/decorating-our-lake-house-on-a-budget-the-shabby-chic-guest-room/ I found the perfect chandelier for the bedroom!… Continue reading Shabby Chic Chandelier For Guest Bedroom Thrift Store Find
I’ll admit it...I am Cricut obsessed! I have made earrings, iron on tees, sayings for mugs, wall art, I’m even selling my earrings on Etsy now. Check them out here: My Etsy Shop My son is getting married next month and I wanted to make the happy couple something special. I bought this velour throw… Continue reading Does Cricut Infusible Ink Work On A Velour Throw?
I was walking my dog the other day and someone had thrown out this old board. I looked at it and immediately knew I wanted to make something from it. I walked on past planning on picking it up on the way back then quickly decided to turn around and get it, thinking someone else… Continue reading Cricut Welcome Sign Made With Old Weathered Wood
I know it’s mid summer but Dollar Tree has just put out their Fall Decor! Fall is my favorite season and I went early this year to get a few things to craft with. Here’s my bounty. The flannel stuffed pumpkins are adorable! Hopefully I can go pick up a few more. There are lots… Continue reading Fall Decor is at Dollar Tree