Vintage inspired DIY craft projects.

5 Easy DIY Retro Valentine’s Day Craft Ideas

Even though it’s easier to run out to a store and grab a card or decorations for celebrating Valentine’s Day, it’s so much more fun to make your own!  You get to express your creative side and make something unique that is sure to delight your loved ones. So I’ve rounded up five of my favorite vintage inspired DIY Valentine craft projects that are easy to make and will win everyone’s heart!

1. Heart Song Box

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By | 2015-02-03T16:39:10-04:00 February 3rd, 2015|Crafts/DIY|Comments Off on 5 Easy DIY Retro Valentine’s Day Craft Ideas

10 Vintage Inspired DIY Holiday Decorating Ideas

If you’re anything like me and prefer one of kind, unique decorative items instead of all the same old cheap stuff you see in all the box stores, then why not try making some of your own this holiday season? This is a great idea for many reasons, including you get to express your own creativity and personality, recycle/repurpose really cool used or vintage stuff, keeping it out of the landfill and you end up […]

By | 2014-12-10T16:38:16-04:00 December 10th, 2014|Crafts/DIY|Comments Off on 10 Vintage Inspired DIY Holiday Decorating Ideas

How to Make a Festive Retro Ornament Christmas Tree in Minutes!

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If you’re like me and completely overwhelmed with stuff to do around the holidays, so don’t have a lot of time to devote to crafting and decorating, here is a great idea you can put together in minutes that will add a fabulous festive touch to your home.  See this cute ornament tree […]

By | 2013-11-15T19:30:28-04:00 December 18th, 2012|Crafts/DIY|Comments Off on How to Make a Festive Retro Ornament Christmas Tree in Minutes!

DIY Vintage Planter Holiday Floral Centerpieces

Recently I’ve noticed just  how large my vintage planter collection has grown.    I love the shapes and colors of vintage planters and they’re usually pretty inexpensive.  So I tend to pick them up whenever I shop  antique shows and flea markets.   But I never use them for anything except a pretty display.   Most times they’re too shallow to be utilized as a vase and I’m way too busy to be planting actual plants in […]

By | 2014-02-17T09:06:51-04:00 December 8th, 2011|Crafts/DIY|Comments Off on DIY Vintage Planter Holiday Floral Centerpieces

DIY Vintage Christmas Ornament Wreaths

Are you the crafty type who’s looking for a new way to express your creativity this holiday season? Well I stumbled across these amazing wreaths when visiting one of my favorite blogs, Retro Renovation.   I’m telling you, this blog has got some of the best articles on vintage, diy and mid century decor.

Anyway, apparently this marvelously talented lady,Suzy a.k.a. Georgie Peachez,  makes these and was kind enough to include instructions on how to make […]

By | 2014-02-17T09:08:01-04:00 December 15th, 2010|Crafts/DIY|Comments Off on DIY Vintage Christmas Ornament Wreaths
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