3 ways to use a reclaimed wood salvaged junk heart

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I keep wanting to refer to our record breaking current snow weather. When it kinda takes over your life, it’s hard for it not to be on your constant radar. Since Friday, we started getting dumped on. In 3 days, we had over 80 cm, or 31″. For a place that is use to mowing their […]

11 – Crate shadow box snow scene

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One thing my mom always had on display every Christmas without fail, was her snow village. The family would all join forces, and meet up at her place one evening. My brother would generally dig into the crawl space for her special holiday treasures, then unearth box after box, with everyone getting to work. But […]

Day 1 – square evergreen wreath on a picture frame

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This window setup was meant to be temporary. But one day my son stopped in his tracks, pointed and exclaimed, “I LOVE THAT!” Well, my boy doesn’t generally give a HOOT about any staging I do, so this stunned me. And made me leave it. 🙂 But I wanted a touch of Christmas attached. So […]

Make an all season twig pinecone garland, for free!

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Christmas decorating has been on my mind lately. Coming up with fresh, new ideas takes a little forethought, so the best thing to do is really get off the computer and play. Well, for me anyway.  { click pictures to view larger images } Desiring a new garland for the fireplace, I snooped around outside […]

Creating picture frame storybooks… with junk

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Do you remember my vintage typewriter I had all decked out with the Christmas decorating? She’s sporting a new outfit these days. But it’s more than just about a pretty outfit this round. Some use… traditional picture frames in their home, but I just pull out special junk pieces that help further tell the picture’s story. […]

Sat Nite Special #52 brings you ~ picture frames!

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  Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #52, the picture frame edition! If you’re new here, join in! There are three categories to link to. Home Decor as well as Crafts, Sewing, Recipes, plus the 3rd themed link up. Check below for this weekend’s theme. Party starts Fri night and ends Sunday 11pm pacific, so you have all weekend […]