15-Minute DIY Water Bottle Sling

15 Minute Water Bottle Sling at happyhourprojects.com

Good morning friends!  We are coming up on warmer weather in my neck of the woods (finally!) which means we’re venturing out a bit more to visit the park, take walks, and all those other things that it’s difficult to do with a foot of snow on the ground.  I mentioned a few months back […]

How I Designed a Quilt From a Cookie With the HP Sprout

How I Designed a Quilt From a Cookie With the HP Sprout at www.happyhourprojects.com

Special thanks to HP for sponsoring today’s graphic design project. Hey guys!  I’ve got something really fun to show you today.  I’ve been working with the new HP Sprout, an all in one desktop computer with a 3D scanner, and it’s been making my job with some graphic design concepts infinitely easier!  Today I’m going to show you […]

How to Turn a Souvenir T-Shirt Into a Pillow

How to Turn a Souvenir T-Shirt Into a Pillow in just 10 Minutes at www.happyhourprojects.com

So you have probably read or seen on Instagram that my daughter and I had a weekend getaway with some fabulous bloggers in Chicago.  Well, we took some time to see the city, too, and you know what vacation means to kids, right?  Souvenirs!  We took the Chicago Trolley & Double Decker Co. tour while […]

Floral Themed Beginner’s Leather Wallet Tutorial and Giveaway

Floral Themed Beginner's Leather Wallet Tutorial at www.happyhourprojcts.com

Happy Monday, friends, I hope your week is starting off on a high note!  We’re doing something fun around here today, playing around with leather accessories that beginners can make, and there’s even a giveaway at the bottom of the post, so be sure to check that out before you leave.  I had the pleasure […]

On-The-Go Tic Tac Toe Game

Tic Tac Toe On the Go at happyhourprojects.com

I’ve seen several versions of the classic tic tac toe game floating around out there, so this is by no means my own genius idea, LOL.  But I did whip up a simple little game board and pieces over the weekend, and I wanted to show you how I put it together!  It was a […]

DIY Hem Fix for Your Jeans


As promised, my friend Lori has a fabulous tutorial today for a simple but creative way to hem your jeans. I LOVE this idea! Lori is the mastermind over at Dolly Outfitters. She makes beautiful doll clothes and is sponsoring a giveaway for Happy Hour Projects readers right now! You can enter to win your […]