Day 16 – Mason Jar Prism Light

December 16, 2014 Carrie Hill 0

Share List Oh gosh – I think of all 16 ideas so far – this Mason Jar Candle Light from DIYReady.com might be my favorite!  So cute – and the light that comes through the glass beads is so warm and inviting.  I love the whole dang thing! E6000 glue is great stuff and will withstand the warmth from the candle inside the jar.  If you want to go candle-free >> Get the Recipe!

Day 15 Ombre Yarn Wrapped Initial

December 15, 2014 Carrie Hill 0

Share List Am I a bad mom because my kids don’t have their “letter” on their door? With all of these easy crafts it seems like this should be a no-brainer – but I still haven’t done one, and one of my angels leaves for college in less than a year.  Ombre is super trendy – and combining the initial with the ombre design is just adorable. If you cant >> Get the Recipe!

Day 14 – 3 Ingredient Body Butter

December 15, 2014 Carrie Hill 6

Share List Have you ever read the ingredients on a jar of lotion? Gross. This quick craft allows you to gift a jar of luxurious body butter to friends and family – but customized with essential oils they love best.  Peppermint? Eucalyptus? Lavender? Lemon?  All possible – and if you want – divide the batch and do all 4! I’ve looked at a lot of different DIY body butters and >> Get the Recipe!

Day 13 – Teacup Candles

December 13, 2014 Carrie Hill 0

Share List This is such a cute idea – and the local thrifty is full of teacups and saucers that are perfect for this craft.  While the directions call for new wicking – I would just use the wick and wick sustainer comes with a plain candle I melted down myself.  I have a mind to do this with an unscented white candle I have and some eucalyptus oil.  What a >> Get the Recipe!

Day 12: Trendy Bleach Spray Design Tshirt

December 12, 2014 Carrie Hill 0

Share List Adorable right? and so dang simple!  I bleach things I don’t mean to bleach all the time – but what about bleaching a colored t-shirt ON PURPOSE?  Genius. Check out the tutorial over at PracticallyFunctional.com – super simple to try!  The hardest part is to follow the washing directions post-bleach!  Read the WHOLE post! What do you think? Fun stuff, huh?

Day 11: DIY Rope Bowls

December 11, 2014 Carrie Hill 0

Share List I absolutely LOVE the rope bowls and baskets you see in the pricey decor magazines and stores.  Want a rope bowl for keys or fruit WITHOUT the Pottery Barn price tag?   Here’s a 10 minute or less DIY – this is pretty amazing! I found this tutorial over at Brit.co – step by step directions – using different types of rope or cording!  A great gift this >> Get the Recipe!