Lilly Pulitzer Binder


“Not always sunny, But in a Sunny State of Mind” -Lilly Pulitzer
I can’t be the only one who is in shock that August made its way onto the calendar the other day, can I? It feels like I waited forever for summer to come and in a blink of an eye its already leaving. How can this be?

And with the start of August comes the start of back to school planning,for this homeschooling mama. I have only pushed it off and pushed it off until I have a few weeks to go now and I can’t push it off any longer. For me, the hardest part of my planning process is figuring out where to start. It all just seems so overwhelming!
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Gingham Ribbon Headband


Are you looking for something to do with that left over gingham ribbon from when you made a pair of gingham bow flip flops (learn to make them here)?

Are you looking for the perfect summer headband?

Do you love to wear headbands but hate when they slowly slide out of your hair?

If you answered yes to any of these questions then you came to the right place!

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Gingham Bow Flip Flops


All I need in life is some Sunshine and a cute pair of Flip Flops!

Yay Summer is finally here!! I have been waiting a whole year for this day to come. Just knowing that the season of beach days, picnics, and barbecues is finally upon us is enough for me to click my flip flops and jump for joy! Of course, before you enjoy any of these fun summer activities, you need the perfect pair of shoes.
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Spring Flowers Wreath


April Showers, Bring May Flowers

I love the spring!! Just knowing the warm weather is on its way is enough for me to want to throw on a pair of flip flops and run outside to greet the sun. And with the sun comes all the pretty flowers! While my favorite flower is the daisy, there is something about tulips in all of their pretty colors that is just so irresistible and just announces “spring is here“.
So in honor of the tulip, and spring, I decided it was time to make a wreath for my door full of tulips.
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Kate Spade inspired Glitter Frame

“She leaves a little sparkle wherever she goes.” -Kate Spade
I make no secret about my love of all things Kate Spade! Between the sparkle and the bows and the polka dots! It’s all so girly and bright! And the fact that I can have Kate Spade for my daily bag, my shoes, in my kitchen and on my mantle it can be kind of hard to resist sometimes!! However; I realize that sometimes a frame is just a frame. And a frame covered in gold glitter is still just a frame covered in gold glitter- especially if it is without a Kate Spade ♠️ label on the front.
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Conversation Hearts Door Hang

“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt” -Charles M. Schultz

Happy Valentines Day everybody!!! This really is one of my favorite months. What could be better than a month full of pink and red and hearts everywhere?!? Unfortunately the beginning of this month is just flying by and this pregnancy is really taking it all out of me. I didn’t get to make half of the Valentines crafts I planned on. So I guess I am going to have to save them for later on in the year, when I have more energy. Thank goodness hearts and love are in style everyday…am I right?!?
This is the only craft that I finished so I am going to post it before Valentines comes and goes!! My inspiration was of course, those classic Valentines day treats we all got in school during our Valentines Day card exchanges: Conversation Hearts!! While I never really cared to eat them, I always did enjoy reading the messages printed on them.
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Candy Cane Bling Ornament



“On the final day of Christmas my true love gave to me….lots and lots of bling!!

Well maybe I’m just kidding about the lots and lots of bling part, but a girl can dream. I figured for my final ornament post of this Christmas season, I wanted to do something that was simple but that packed a lot of punch.

And what is more exciting than sparkle everywhere? Nothing, that’s what!
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Kate Spade inspired ornament

Kate Spade inspired ornament|Diamond White Daisies

Sometimes it is nice to get some pops of bright colors on the Christmas tree, that are more than the standard red and green and gold. And as far as I am concerned, Kate Spade rarely disappoints in that department!

For the Christmas season of last year, 2015, she released a clutch that looked like this:

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Tiffany&Co. Inspired Ornament

Tiffany&Co. Inspired Ornament| Diamond White Daisies

I may not find any Tiffany blue under my tree this year, but at least I can have some Tiffany blue on my tree!

I always find it interesting to see how the final product of a project turns out compared to how I originally imagined it. Sometimes the project just does not work at all and other times what I thought would work turns out to be a complete fail.

When I first thought about this ornament, I was going to hand paint a white “ribbon” onto the ornament and then use an over-sized white satin bow in the middle. Well that idea (a) was really difficult to create and (b) just did not look right.

So it was onto plan B!! And with a couple of strips of small white satin ribbon and a little glue…my Tiffany & Co. inspired ornament finally came together!!
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Holly Jolly Holly Ornament

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“Have a Holly Jolly Christmas…”

Well, I am back with Day 3 of my 6 Days of DIY Christmas. This one may be my favorite ornament so far 🙂 . I found these really cute holly sequins at Michaels the other day. While I didn’t know exactly what I wanted to do with them, I knew that they would look really nice on some sort of Christmas project.
Holly leaves and berries are some of my favorite Christmas decorations (besides for the Christmas tree of course)! I think they are really pretty and add the perfect Christmas pop. I would still like to figure out more projects to do with these cute little sequins. But until then here is my Holly Jolly Holly Ornament!!
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