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Month: November 2010

Birds of a Feather: A Tutorial

Birds of a Feather: A Tutorial

Hey friends! Back with the promised shabby chic feather birdie tutorial just for you!  I hope you all had a marvelous Thanksgiving and are recovering from the crazy Black Friday sales!  Brent and I skipped them this year and slept in in our nice cozy bed. 🙂 When I made the Christmas tree for my studio I wanted something fluffy and white for it to fill in some gaps and thought feather birdies would be perfect but I wasn’t able…

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It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas….

It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas….

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas around here!  We got our first real teeny bit of sticking snow this past weekend and while parts of Utah more north than us got hit hard last night we got only maybe 3”more… YAY!  I guess it is FINALLY time to put away the flip flops and capris and pull out the warm fuzzy slippers and polar bear jammies. I am SO excited for Christmas this year. I have no clue…

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The Urn Vase Thingy Gets a Makeover

The Urn Vase Thingy Gets a Makeover

So I have been working on a little project and needed a base for it.  When Stacey was here we wandered the aisles of WalMart one afternoon and found some fabulous deals on fall clearance items.  In fact, the store workers were marking them down as we were approaching the aisles. AWESOME! I found a couple of these fabulous (yet ugly in their current state) urn/vases filled with scraggly sad looking fall foliage.  I picked this one up for $5.00. …

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I Think I’m Back {again}… lol.. & a Canning Recap!

I Think I’m Back {again}… lol.. & a Canning Recap!

I’ve been a crazy busy girl around here the past couple of weeks.  Stacey Flores came to visit for a week  had sooo mcuh fun! (I have some fun pics and maybe a video or two to share, too.)  I worked like crazy last week and had a lot of other things going on, too. Basically my sporadic posting on this blog boils down to one thing, my health.  For the last couple of years I have had really bad…

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Howdy

Howdy

Hey folks!  Not totally dead here and I did not fall off the face of the earth.  Been busy canning and had my good friend, Stacey, here visiting for a week.  I will try to pop on with some pics of crafty goodness again VERY SOON!  Just whittling down some projects and duties that can’t be postponed this time of year at work, too. Inky Smiles and Hugs!Erin