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...]

Valentine’s Day Clothespins

Valentine Clothespins

I bought some wooden clothespins at the Dollar Tree to use around the house….they have so many uses…and decided to use some for a 5-minute Valentine’s Day craft.  All you need are the clothespins, some small stamps {I have a box of letter stamps from the dollar bin at Michael’s} an ink pad {I chose red} and that’s it…you can add some foam sticky hearts, rhinestones, buttons, etc., if you so desire. You can use … [Read more...]