Blitsy Blog Leap with Easy Watercolor and a $100 Giveaway

$100 Blitsy Giveaway at happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Happy Monday!  Let’s kick off the week with something fun.  As you know, it’s LEAP DAY – that bonus day we get every 4 years.  So let’s celebrate with some bonus deals, steals and a great giveaway… sound good? What’s a Blog Leap? Okay, it’s just like a Blog Hop.  But being Leap […]

Watercolor Cards for Beginners

Watercoloring Made Easy at happyhourprojects.com

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 […]

DIY Matchbox or Hot Wheels Storage Carrier

DIY Matchbox or Hot Wheels Storage Solution at www.happyhourprojects.com | Personalize it with vinyl die-cuts to make it special, for a fraction of the price of a branded carrier!

Whew!  Did you guys have a great Christmas?  I had all the expected chaos and cuteness when you have littles, and my house has almost recovered.  So I’m tackling a few projects to help it stay that way, and the first thing on my list was some Hot Wheels storage solutions that didn’t break the […]

Snowman KCup Crafts | Great Last-Minute Christmas Food Gifts

Holiday Food Gifts | Easy KCup Snowmen at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  Um, who scheduled Christmas for four days from now?!?  My December is flying by!  I am excited, but I’m definitely on the last-minute gifts this week, and doing our traditional baking day.  As we put goodie trays together, I had an idea of a cute addition to add to my edible treats for […]

Handmade Christmas Card Ideas

Handmade Christmas Card Ideas at www.happyhourprojects.com | Embossing can make up a special-looking card in minutes - perfect for those last-minute ones you still want to give!

So… I’m a slacker this year.  I mean, I’m really trying to get ready for Christmas, but my daughter’s birthday was last weekend and our basement flooded and… the list goes on.  I didn’t send a big batch of cards this year, and instead, I’ve opted for making cards especially to send back to the […]

Easy Embossed DIY Earrings

Easy Embossed DIY Dangle Earrings at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey friends!  I’ve got a fun accessory I want to share with you today that’s delicate and understated, with a hint of texture and your favorite beads.  These DIY earrings make up quickly, and because they’re embossed, they look anything but homemade! Today I’ll be sharing two techniques for working with wire and metal.  Don’t […]

Glittering DIY Gift Boxes

Glittering Gift Boxes with Scotch® Brand at www.happyhourprojects.com #ad #CraftAmazing

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CraftAmazing #CollectiveBias So, raise your hand if the holidays come with a little sparkle in your house!  My hand is up, and I’m going to show you a fun way to use scrapbook papers and Scotch® Expressions Tapes to create […]

Dollar Store Kids Activities | Starry Flashlight

Easy Dollar Store Kids Activites | Starry Flashlight at www.happyhourprojects.com

While you’re picking up your Halloween flashlights at the dollar store this year, grab an extra one so that you can make this fast and fun project at home anytime you’re looking for great kids activities.  This project is an oldie but goodie from a few years back (when I had like nine readers?  maybe?  haha.) […]