Category: DIY

DIY Flower Supports from a Tomato Cage

Make affordable supports for your garden flowers with this easy tutorial and tomato cage hack. Happy Wednesday! I have an easy DIY for my gardener friends. . . Flower Supports from a Tomato Cage! This post may contain affiliate links. For more information see my disclosure policy. The inspiration for this DIY came from Jardin…

Bee-utiful DIY Lavender-Rosemary Soap Bars

Learn how to create bee-utiful lavender-rosemary soap bars with this easy tutorial. Perfect for pretty hostess gifts, party favors, fundraisers, or guest bathroom soaps. This post may contain affiliate links. For more information see my disclosure policy. Happy Monday! I hope you had a good weekend. It was a scorcher here, way too hot to…

Refreshing Garden Ornaments with Chalk Paint

Happy Thursday!  It is hot where you are? We’re in mid 90s this week with the humidity pushing the heat index to the 100+ degree mark. With no rain in the forecast, it’s going to be a challenge to keep the garden watered for foreseeable future! I questioned my timing (and sanity) tackling a couple…

DIY Summer Fruit and Flower Arrangement + Tablescape

Celebrate summer and create an arrangement and centerpiece for your table using fruit and flowers with these easy shortcuts and tips, no floral foam required. Happy Monday! I’m joining my blogging friends to share some floral inspiration and Monday Morning Blooms! You’ll find the links to my flower-loving friends’ blooms at the bottom of this…

DIY Patriotic Tussie Mussies

I have a fun little DIY for your Independence Day celebration, Patriotic Tussie Mussies! These Tussie Mussies celebrate the Red, White and Blue while adding some vintage charm as a decoration or party favor for the 4th of July! They’re also fun to assemble and go together quickly once you have all your supplies gathered…

Create a Fresh Floral Table Runner for Spring or Easter

Use fresh flowers to create a blooming table runner for your spring or Easter celebration! Tutorial includes flower arrangement longevity tips and additional floral inspiration.  Easter’s on its way, and I’m hopping down the bunny trail with steps to create a fresh flower arrangement as a runner for your Easter or spring table! And as…

Transforming Napkin Rings with Magnets and Rub ‘n Buff

It’s a rainy weekend here, perfect for a little indoor DIY project! This quick and easy project is one that I think will have some appeal for tablescape enthusiasts! Give your napkin rings a makeover, with the addition of magnets and Rub ‘n  Buff! I’m also a bee-enthusiast and picked up a *swarm* of gold…

‘Made with Love’ Blooming Candy Jar

Create a ‘Made with Love’ Blooming Candy Jar. An easy and affordable gift and way to share some love with a friend, co-worker or teacher for Valentine’s Day! Valentine’s Day is just a few days away, the perfect excuse to celebrate with candy and flowers! A brand new Dollar Tree opened nearby a couple of…

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…