How To Make Fabric Waterproof

How to make fabric waterproof in one simple step!

Have you ever had an unexpected rainstorm that totally soaked your outdoor pillows or cushions? And then you couldn’t sit on them for days while they dried out? It’s the worst! But did you know that making fabric waterproof is as easy as spraying it with a waterproof spray?! If you’ve ever wondered how to waterproof fabric so you can use it outdoors, today’s tutorial will show you how in one simple step! I made these pillows for the painted {Read More}

Harry Potter Inspired Butterbeer Latte Recipe

Harry Potter inspired butterbeer latte recipe! Super delicious and quick to make; only five ingredients!

In case you didn’t know, I’m a huge Harry Potter nerd! So in honor of Harry’s birthday in a few days (July 31), I’m bringing you a delicious Harry Potter inspired butterbeer latte recipe! BTW, Rae Gun Ramblings is hosting a Happy Harry Potter series right now! Stop by to see tons of other Harry Potter inspired projects, and enter to win a huge Harry Potter giveaway! I was first introducted to this recipe by my sister-in-law who made it {Read More}

Creativity Unleashed Link Party – No. 30

Creativity Unleashed July 25

Welcome to Creativity Unleashed! Exciting news: We’ve added a new co-host to the party! Please help me welcome Jacque from The DIY Village; she’ll be co-hosting this awesome party with us from now on! If you’re new here, Creativity Unleashed is a place for you find some inspiration and show off your own creativity! At the bottom of this post you’ll find hundreds of links to amazing projects, recipes, crafts, and tutorials, so if you’re looking for ideas for your {Read More}

10 Awesome Craft Projects to Make this Week

10 Awesome Craft Projects

Once again, you guys totally amazed me with your insane talent.  I loved all of them, but you guys really blew my socks off with these 10 incredible craft projects!

A Modern Coastal Mood Board

A modern coastal mood board by A house full of sunshine for Practically Functional

Hi friends, it’s Karen from A house full of sunshine! I’m an interior decorator and color consultant, and I’ve recently completed a fun decorating job which involved furnishing a vacation rental at the beach. I knew right away that a relaxed coastal theme would be perfect for the location and lifestyle. The trick was to catch the beachy vibe, without being cheesy about it. Instead, my goal was to create a modern coastal feel that was both sophisticated and comfortable. This is the mood board {Read More}

Silhouette Promo: Designer Edition Studio Software Bundles!

Save big on Designer Edition software or on a new Silhouette cutting machine!

Exciting news: Silhouette is having a sale all week! Today through Thursday, July 31 you can get 40% off of the Designer Edition Studio software, or get an AWESOME deal on a new cutting machine bundled with the Designer Edition software! Just visit http://www.silhouetteamerica.com/designer and enter the code FUNCTIONAL at checkout! If you haven’t heard of Silhouette and their cutting machines yet, you’re missing out! They make electronic cutting machines, basically like personal die cutters you can hook up to your computer and use like {Read More}

How To Transplant Tomato Seedlings Into Larger Containers

How to transplant tomatoes: Learn how to transplant tomato seedlings into larger contains so you can grow them outdoors!

A friend gave us a couple of heirloom black cherry tomato seedlings this year, and I’m so excited to have them in our garden! The seedlings were tiny little babies when we first got them, but tomatoes grow super fast, so they soon outgrew the small peat pots I started them in. The garden bed is already full of plants, but luckily tomatoes grow well in containers. So for anyone who is looking to grow tomatoes in containers, today’s post {Read More}

Creativity Unleashed Link Party – No. 29

Creativity Unleashed July 18

Welcome to Creativity Unleashed! If you’re new here, Creativity Unleashed is a place for you find some inspiration and show off your own creativity! At the bottom of this post you’ll find hundreds of links to amazing projects, recipes, crafts, and tutorials, so if you’re looking for ideas for your next project, you’ve come to the right place! And in case you missed any of the past parties, we’ve pinned the best of the best from each week’s party to the Creativity {Read More}

8 Great Organization Tips and Tricks

Organization Tips and Tricks

I think everyone can agree that we call could stand to have a little more order in our lives.  You guys totally impressed me this week with your amazing projects and ideas.  You are really going to benefit from these 8 great organization tips and tricks!

How To Make Fabric Flip Flops For Under $5!

DIY Fabric Flips Flops

My favorite crafts are both functional and adorable, and that’s exactly what these fabric strap flip flops are. They are super cute, totally customizable, totally comfortable, plus you can make them in about fifteen minutes, and they cost less than $5 to make! So today I’m going to show you how to make fabric flip flops! I wore these all day while running errands, and then I wore them all day the next day at the airport while flying to the {Read More}

Free Journal Cards Printable

Project Life Journal Cards

Hi, I’m Stephanie from A Geek In Glasses. Today’s free printable is a set of 6 journal cards. They are 3″ x 4″ each when trimmed and fit inside the popular Project Life book pages. They can also be used for regular scrapbooking as well. These cards are a celebration of Summer. Grab the file here journal cards2014 and have fun capturing the best summer has to offer! Want to share these printables with your friends? Just click any of the share {Read More}

How To Use A Silhouette Cameo: Silhouette Sketch Pens

How to use Silhouette sketch pens to draw with your Silhouette Cameo or Portrait!

Silhouette sketch pens are a really fun way to use your Silhouette Cameo or Portrait to draw instead of cut! They come in tons of different colors (even metallics and glitter!), and they’re incredibly easy to use. If you’ve ever pulled out your cutting blade to change the blade depth, and then reinstalled it into the machine, you can use sketch pens! If you’re new to your Silhouette cutting machine, this “How To Use A Silhouette Cameo” series is perfect {Read More}