Distressed Serving Tray

Create your own Distressed Serving Tray from an old cabinet door! #spon #anniesloanunfolded #DIY #repurpose

Sponsored by Annie Sloan Unfolded My dad’s basement is a treasure trove!  I swear the man has never thrown anything away.  As a DIY fanatic, it’s like going to the thrift store every time I visit!  I came across some of our old kitchen cabinet doors on my last trip north.  I had a couple […]

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State Fair Food Favorites

ove state fair food but don't want to go to the fair? No worries! I've got you covered! via createcraftlove.com

Have you ever been to your state fair?  When we were kids, we went to the Illinois State Fair every year!  Some of my fondest childhood memories are of going to the fair with my grandparents.  I remember the rides, the famous butter cow, and of course, the food!  I’m pretty sure every time we […]

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Back to School Apple Gifts

Back to School Apple Gifts for Teacher via createcraftlove.com

Back to school time always reminds me of “You’ve Got Mail”.  Tom Hanks says to Meg Ryan, “I would send you a bouquet of freshly sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address.”  Back to school in my mind always reminds me of pencils and apples.  I shared my 3D Apple Magnets a couple […]

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Cricut Design Space Star | July Challenge

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This project is being considered for a prize from Cricut. Remember that DIY Clipboard Kids Art Display I shared a couple of weeks ago?  It was chosen to be in the Top 10 of the Cricut Design Space Star Challenge!!  This is HUGE!  I am so honored to be included among the likes of these […]

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3D Apple Magnets

These 3D Apple Magnets are so easy to make!  You have all of the supplies already! via createcraftlove.com

With a new school year approaching, my thoughts turn to school supplies, new books and apples.  Nothing says “back to school” like a good old fashioned apple.  I have seen several book page apples and pumpkins floating around Pinterest.  I simply adore the idea of combining books and apples.  These 3D Apple Magnets are super easy to […]

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Bubble Wand Flowers

Whip up these Bubble Wand Flowers in minutes for hours of fun! via createcraftlove.com

This post was originally published at Skip to my Lou on July 8, 2014. I’ve been slightly pool noodle obsessed this summer if you hadn’t noticed.  I mean, who knew these little foam tubes could be so useful and fun?  We’ve been experimenting and coming up with all sorts of fun crafts including my Pool […]

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Splash Party Rules Printable

Create your own Splash Party for less than $20 with createcraftlove.com for 30 Handmade Days!

{If you’re here from 30 Handmade Days, WELCOME!} Hello friends!  Today I’m over at 30 Handmade Days sharing my Splash Party that you can create for less than $20!  Seriously.  So much fun to do with the kids!  Along with my party post, I have included this FREE Splash Party Rules Printable!

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Parrot Popcorn Party

Throw together this Parrot Popcorn Party to celebrate the release of Rio 2! via createcraftlove.com

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® Pop Secret and Fox Entertainment, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia  #PopForRio2 http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV It has been pretty chilly for this time of year!  We weren’t even able to go to the pool over the weekend because the temperature […]

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What can the Cricut Explore Cut?

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This post contains Share-a-Sale affiliate links. I’ve had several readers ask, “What can the Cricut Explore cut?”  Just about anything is my usual answer!  But I think people would like me to be a little more specific than that. I have used it to cut craft metal and created this fun Metal Flower Bicycle Wheel […]

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Homework Station Inspiration

Back to School Homework Station Inspiration at createcraftlove.com!

A brand new school year is slowly creeping towards us!  How did that happen?  With a new school year comes new school supplies, new classes, new teachers and new homework.  {I LOVE organizing new school supplies!}  Are you constantly pulling out your hair trying to keep it all straight?  Does it seem like the school […]

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