Brass + Crystal Teardrop DIY Earrings

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Hey friends, I’m bringing another pair of DIY earrings your way today!  Today’s quick jewelry project combines crystal glass and brass finish components to make an elegant accessory that work for casual days or evenings out.  You’ll get a little sparkle and shine in this floral themed pair of DIY earrings! This project uses beads and […]

Triple Strand Crystal + Pewter DIY Necklace

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Hello my jewelry lovers! I’ve got a DIY necklace design that I’m excited to share with you today.  This triple strand necklace features crystal and pewter elements for a look that can go with both casual and dressy styles.  The bib-style coverage will get your jewelry noticed without the bulkiness of a traditional bib design, […]

Copper and Pearl DIY Earrings

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Hey friends!  I’ve got another fun DIY jewelry project for you to check out today!  These copper and pearl DIY earrings are simple to make and suitable for beginner makers who enjoy working with wire.  This project is instant gratification – you can make these earrings in under ten minutes! – and they’re a great […]

Gluten Free Recipe | Mocha Cake

Gluten Free Mocha Cake at | One easy substitution makes this a GF recipe starring cocoa and coffee flavors

Hey friends!  I’ve got a real treat for you today.  Some of you may know that my husband has a gluten allergy, so I post gluten free recipes that the whole family likes from time to time.  Well he is especially excited about the tweaks I made to a chocolate cake recipe, adding brewed coffee […]

City Girl Textured Hand Stamped Necklace

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Hey friends!  I’ve been enjoying some HAMMER TIME lately And I’ve got a cool new hammer to show you that’s going to take your metal stamping to the next level with all kinds of texture options.  You all KNOW I’m an ImpressArt girl if you’ve ever read here before, and they are sponsoring today’s design and […]

DIY Stacked Bracelets for Beginners

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Sometimes the simplest of jewelry pieces can be the best ones!  Layer as many of these DIY stacked bracelets as you like for instant, mix-and-match accessories.  Even if you don’t consider yourself a jewelry maker or even a crafter in general – you are going to love this basic bead stringing tutorial.  Hand-pick your favorite colors, […]

Watercolor Cards for Beginners

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Hey friends!  I’ve been up to some different things in the studio the past couple days, inspired by some designers who are great with ink, doodling, painting, and more.  Watercolor is one of those things that I always found to be really beautiful, but really far out of my reach.  I accept I’m not good […]

Halloween Crafts for Kids | Craft Stick Spiderwebs

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Well, this week is always one of my favorites: the one leading up to Halloween.  We’ve got pumpkin carving, parties to attend, costumes to wear, and of course – Halloween crafts for kids.  These craft stick spiderwebs are easy to make and really inexpensive!  Kids are always proud of their handiwork, and you can hang […]