DAY 1: Floating Wall Decor
Materials: Curtains, Curtain Hooks, Burlap/String, Picture Frames, Trinkets
Day 2: Decorative Crates
Materials: Paint, Crates, Burlap
I found both these crates at a thrift store for $.50! They used to be a weird white color, I decided to paint them maroon (A color I already had). Then I added a little piece of burlap to the corner of one crate to give it a little pop of texture. So easy!
Day 3: Bow-Tie
Materials: Fabric (thrift store), button, & Hot Glue Gun
1. Cut Rectangular strip of fabric
2. Fold both edges of fabric to center & hot glue
3. Pinch middle of rectangle
4. Wrap small strip of fabric around middle
Cost: $. 35
Day 4 & 5: Coasters
Materials: Old rope (any color), hot glue gun
Here's the thing... I found all this sweet rope at a thrift store. I had so much of it I didn't know what to do with it.
That's when, coasters came to mind.
Cost: $ .50
Day 6: Flower Bracelet
Materials: Buttons, Fabric, Hot Glue
1. Make a fabric flower
2. Glue Fabric flower onto a strip of fabric that goes around your wrist.
3. Tie on bracelet clasps
4. Glue on buttons
Great for Christmas presents!
Cost: $. 60
Day 7: Crocheting
Materials: Crochet hook, yarn
These past couple days I've been working on a blanket. I'm not very far yet, but here's what I've got so far!
I'm using a half double crochet stitch. If you are interested in learning how to, here is a video tutorial from youtube. Click here. It's SO easy! Give it a shot and sooner or later you will be crocheting like a granny.
Day 8: Wine Bottles
Materials: Wine Bottles, Lights
This is a cute simple crafty touch for any room. Since my parents bought the wine & my dad gave me the lights... this project was FREE!!!
Day 9: Magazine Holder
Materials: Magazine Rack, Paint, Stencil
I had bought this magazine rack at a thrift store, let me tell you people... it looked like it had been sitting in an old woman's living room one too many years. I loved the design & its vintage flare. The nasty brown color had to go, I freshened it up with a medium green. I added on a dark maroon vintage stencil.
Day 10: Nuts & Bolts Necklace
Materials: Twigs, rope, acrylic paint, nuts & bolts.