Teacher Appreciation Personalized Lockets

Personalized Teacher Appreciation Lockets | A Great End of the School Year Gift at www.happyhourprojects.com

Hey guys! I know I’m behind for Teacher Appreciation week, but I looked at the calendar this week to discover that my daughter only has FIVE days left of preschool this year.  What?  How did that happen?  Haha.  Anyway, I want to put a little something together for her teachers before summer break, and thought […]

Easy Embossed Bookmarks For Summer Reading and Teacher Appreciation

Easy Embossed Bookmarks for Summer Reading, Teacher Gifts, Gofts for Book Lovers, and More at www.happyhourprojects.com

Who’s already planning out their summer reading?  I’ve been going through my to-read pile recently and realized I have 4 books I’m working on right now… that’s normal, right? ;) And in most of them, I have tucked away a scrap of paper, a reciept, a train ticket… whatever random bookmark I can get my […]

Easy Kids’ Fingerprint Tree

Easy Kids' Fingerprint Tree at www.happyhourprojects.com

Happy Friday!  So, did you catch the copper tree I posted on Wednesday?  I have been thinking on all the ways I can’t wait to use that tree trunk die, so yesterday when my daughter asked if we could make a project for her babysitter, I had a great, super easy idea.  She loves to […]

DIY Spring Charm Lockets

Spring Stamped Charm Lockets at www.happyhourprojects.com

One of my favorite things to give when I make jewelry gifts are charm lockets.  People LOVE them because they’re so personal, and they’re a beautiful way of expressing yourself!  New charms can be added, they can be changed for the season or for the occasion, and I’m going to show you today how to add […]

Unicorn Wood Burned Kitchen Utensils

Wood Burned Unicorn Kitchen Utensils at www.happyhourprojects.com

Oh, I totally DID make wooden unicorn spoons.  Today’s project isn’t anything earth-shattering – after all, I didn’t invent wood burned kitchen utensils, and I didn’t invent the dot-art that’s everywhere right now.  I didn’t even invent unicorns (although that would have been AWESOME if I had) but I DID put them all together in […]

Embossed and Stamped Leather Bracelet

Embossed and Stamped Leather Bracelet at www.happyhourprojects.com

I hope you’re not getting tired of jewelry made with leather, because I’ve really been enjoying all the things I have discovered I can do with it.  You know what that means, don’t you?  I’m dying to show you something new!  I figured out how to emboss leather with a pattern using regular paper crafting […]

10-Minute No-Sew Pamper Gift: EOS Lip Balm Flower

No-Sew EOS Flower Lip Balm Gift at www.happyhourprojects.com

Have you see the adorable crocheted lip balm gifts floating around out there?  I’m GREEN with envy over some of my friends’ crochet skills, but I just don’t crochet.  It’s on my list of things I want to learn… someday… in all my spare time (insert crazy laughter here).  But, just because I can’t crochet, […]