DIY Button and Cord Bracelet with Charms

Easy Corded Charm Bracelet c&c

You can make your own bracelet {perfect for summer} in just minutes for less than $2.00.  This bracelet is so easy to make you can get the kids involved and make them by the batch. You can make them in bright summery colors, basic colors or use multiple colors of cord all for the same bracelet  ~ these are so versatile and cute ~ stack them in sets or wear them alone.  The options are … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day DIY ~ Sharpie Marker Inspired Vase

Valentine's Day Sharpie Marker Vase @Cupcakes and Crinoline

Have you seen the Sharpie Marker coffee mugs, plates and other glassware decorated items all over pinterest?  I have and I pinned a few and always intended to make something but never quite got around to it, until now!  I wanted to try the simple marker technique on a white vase for Valentine's Day. I went to the Thrift Store and found this lovely plain white bud vase for .50 cents and this was my base.  I couldn't … [Read more...]

Make a 15 Minute Thankful Wreath with the Kids

Thankful Wreath Tutorial @ Cupcakes and Crinoline

  The kids and I made an easy {last minute} Thankful Wreath for the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday.  It only took us 15 minutes and I love the way it turned out. Materials needed: Fabric ~ I used a fat-quarter Styrofoam wreath Thumbtacks Construction Paper Marker/Sharpie/Crayons/Pens {whatever you wish}   1.  I started by ironing my fat quarter, folding it in half … [Read more...]