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 […]

DIY Glass Tile Necklaces with Scrapbook Paper

Glass Tile Necklaces with Scrapbook Paper at www.happyhourprojects.com

Happy Wednesday, guys! I’ve got a bright and simple idea to share with you today using your favorite scrapbook punches or dies (like these great Tim Holtz dies from Sizzix), glass tiles, and a bit of Mod Podge.  I got my hands on some of the new metallic card stock in the Tim Holtz line, […]

Making Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts…

Mixed Media Hand Stamped Mommy Necklace and Floral Card at www.happyhourprojects.com

Oh my goodness, what a week.  I hope you guys are all having a great one, getting ready for Mother’s Day, making it through Teacher Appreciation, Cinco de Mayo, and heaven help you if you have sickies in the house too, like we do around here. :P Anyway – I did spend a little bit […]

Decor Pieces That Transition From Season to Season

Decor Pieces That Transition From Season to Season with Balsam Hill at www.happyhourprojects.com | A Butterfly-Themed Spring Mantel

Happy Monday, friends!  This weekend is Mother’s Day, and to celebrate that a little bit early, my mom came over and we spent some time together on a spring decor project.  Balsam Hill challenged us to create a spring theme from items that are traditionally held as winter decor pieces, and sent us a few […]

Easy DIY Button Friendship Bracelets

Easy DIY Button Friendship Bracelets | in 10 minutes or less! at www.happyhourprojects.com

I’ve got another fast and easy project for you to try today.  These colorful button friendship bracelets are inexpensive, don’t require any special tools, and make up in 10 minutes or less.  I’ve designed these to be tied on (like any good friendship bracelet does) but of course, you could add a clasp if you […]

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 […]

Easter Decor | 2-Minute Mason Jar Jellybean Lamp

2-Minute Mason Jar Jellybean Lamp - Easy Easter Craft at www.happyhourprojects.com

This quick and easy craft project is sponsored by Consumer Crafts. Are you making any Easter crafts, or adding easy Easter decor to your home?  I’ve got a fun DIY lamp you can make in just minutes by filling a mason jar with jellybeans – or your favorite treat!  I’m teaming up with Consumer Crafts […]

Butterfly Clothespin Magnets

Butterfly Clothespin Magnets at www.happyhourprojects.com

We finally had ABOVE FREEZING temps this weekend, and I’ve gotten spring fever!!  So I whipped up some pretty spring magnet clips to use in my office with a rainbow butterfly theme, and I’m going to show you today how to make butterfly clothespin magnets of your own!  This project is a great scrap buster. […]