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Dollar Store Spring Wreath

It’s been pretty quite around here but spring has arrived and so has the crafting bug! This weekend I finally put away the winter decor from our front door. With no flowers blooming in the front garden yet I wanted to add a little spring to the entry. Since wreathes go through a lot of wear and tear from being outdoors I hit up the dollar store and purchased these >> Continue reading

Need for spring: paper wreath

My daughter’s first birthday is in March – which is when spring is supposed to arrive (well, maybe not in MN unfortunately). Her Vietnamese name also means “spring” so I’m planning a spring theme – florals, pastels, butterflies, etc. My sister came across a paper wreath tutorial that she found on a blog by the red thread. Her wreath turned out really well and I thought it would be a great decorative >> Continue reading

Craft tip: Halloween wreath

Cathy and I are throwing a Halloween party for the kids this weekend, and we’re having a fun time planning it! One of the many decorations I have is a Halloween wreath. It’s a super easy way to change a regular autumn foliage wreath into somehing fun and cute for Halloween! All you need are: orange cardstock , string, glue/tape and of course, a wreath (NOTE: For the spiders/bats, cut them >> Continue reading