Gypsy Crafts · Seasonal

Not Your Normal Centerpiece.

Last year, my brother-in-law and his wife hosted Thanksgiving at their new country home in Greenwell Springs, LA. I wanted to contribute to the holiday decor and settled on making festive centerpieces. After reading The Nester's blog post on grocery store centerpieces, I was dying to try this pumpkin project for myself. I visited our local LeBlanc's and picked up… Continue reading Not Your Normal Centerpiece.

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Wind Chime Wonder.

My creative juices were flowing and even though I had way too many other projects on my plate, I set aside an hour last Sunday afternoon for some craft fun. If you remember from last week, I posted a collage of creative outdoor projects that have been swirling around in my brain lately. I recently acquired a tiny… Continue reading Wind Chime Wonder.

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Weekend Cricut Creations

That face, her spots, those ears - too much cuteness all rolled into one little pooch! But the point of this post is really to share the personalized dog food containers she is proudly standing next to in our utility room. I purchased these Bergan Stak-N-Stor Stackable Storage from Amazon, of course. They hold 24 gallons of dry… Continue reading Weekend Cricut Creations

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Oyster Glam.

Hello again! I officially survived the holidays! Since it is New Year's Eve, I figured a little glitz and glam project would fit perfectly. This gold leaf oyster shell project is near to my heart for a couple of reasons but is also a a neat twist on a Louisiana favorite. In the deep south, oysters are… Continue reading Oyster Glam.

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Coffee Break

Yes, I know...I've been absent lately. Andrew and I are busy painting our entire house and prepping it to sell. I've had this blog post in my draft box for quite awhile because I haven't had a moment to breathe with all of the painting going on at home. Without further ado... A few weekends ago… Continue reading Coffee Break