Category: DIY

DIY Owl Ornaments: A Hoot to Make!

These owl ornaments are a fun little craft project and DIY for a cold, winter day and a hoot to make! Pine cones, acorn caps and other foraged materials add woodland details and some affordable natural charm. Start with a ready-made ornament or craft one using a Styrofoam ball and repurpose a sweater from the thrift…

Around the Potting Shed: 2018 Year in Review

Thank you for all your visits, comments, shares and Pins in 2018. I’m still surprised and humbled you find the time to visit my little blog and Potting Shed! We built my Potting Shed in 2012, before I’d ever heard of the concept or term, ‘She Shed’. You see that first post, HERE. While I don’t actually…

Giving Thanks: Thanksgiving Table and Centerpiece Inspiration

Thanksgiving is just two weeks away and I have a harvest of table inspiration for your Thanksgiving feast! You’ll find DIYs for gilded gourds, blooming pumpkins, quick and easy centerpieces, napkin tutorials and table sources at the links below. Thanksgiving Greetings for a Patriotic Thanksgiving  Vintage-inspired greetings mix with American flags for a patriotic nod…

10 Must-Try DIYs and ‘Before and After’ Projects

Happy Monday! I’m sharing my Top 10 Must-Try DIYs and “Before and After” Projects! Susan at Between Naps on the Porch is celebrating her 500th Metamorphosis Monday! Metamorphosis Monday, along with Tablescape Thursday at BNOTP, were the first link parties I joined 8 years ago when I started blogging and it continues to be weekly…

Anyone Can Be A Gardener: Garden Hose Wreath for the Potting Shed

Happy Wednesday! I’m spending most of my free time weeding, watering and puttering around the Potting Shed. I decided my shed front door was in need of a fresh and updated blooming wreath! I dismantled my Garden Hose Wreath with Blooming Wellies last year to use the tools and the wellies. I decided the bright green colored…

DIY Hand Stamped Garden Markers

Spring seems to have finally arrived here in North Carolina and I’ve been spending my free time outdoors, doing some garden clean up and planting. I ran across some copper garden stakes recently that I thought would come in handy for plant identification and to add a little garden whimsy as a fun DIY! I…