21 Wonderful Watermelon Crafts, Recipes & a Giveaway

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There’s something that will always be true: watermelon is my flavor of the summer.  It’s something that goes all the way back to when at 5 years old, I won a watermelon eating contest at a county fair – against boys twice my age.  True story!  I know I’m not the only one – my […]

SoFabU On The Road | A Chicago Weekend

SoFabUOTR Event Recap at www.happyhourprojects.com

This grant was  provided to me by Collective Bias, Inc. All opinions are mine alone. #SoFabUOTR #CollectiveBias So if you follow any of my social media channels, then you probably noticed that I was away for a long weekend in the Windy City, one of my favorite cities, Chicago.  I was awarded a grant to […]

Embossed Steampunk Necklace

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Hey friends!  Today is an exciting day for me, because I’m in Chicago and visiting the BLITSY CRAFTS offices (among other destinations).  I LOVE Chicago, and it’s really a treat for me to visit some of my partners in-person.  You may have read that I recently joined the Blitsy Crafts design team, and today I’m […]

Turquoise Bead Ladder Necklace

Turquoise Bead Ladder Necklace at www.happyhourprojects.com

I’ve got a fun turquoise necklace I want to share with you guys today, as I hit the road to Chicago this weekend (and I’m totally wearing it).  I typically share totally beginner-friendly projects, but since this one was a personal piece, I’m going to classify it as intermediate.  I’ll still share a bit of […]

Happy Birthday, Krispy Kreme | Special Offer & Giveaway

Krispy Kreme 78th Birthday Celebration at www.happyhourprojects.com | Visit your local Krispy Kreme bakery on July 10 for a special birthday doughnut!

Well, the kids are in heaven this week, because we had a little impromptu birthday party field trip to Krispy Kreme Doughnuts a couple days ago!  They’re celebrating 78 years this Friday (with a special offer! I’ve got the scoop if you read on, along with a fun giveaway) so we thought it would be […]

Recycled T-Shirt Project | No-Sew Braided Tassel Scarf

Recycled T-Shirt Project | No-Sew Braided Tassel Scarf at www.happyhourprojects.com

I love a good recycled craft project, and I’ve got a fun way to recycle t-shirts to make a great accessory today!  This no-sew scarf is soft, colorful, easy, and fun.  Make it up in your favorite colors, to match a new fall jacket, or in your team’s colors! I’m sharing this project to kick […]