All Posts from ‘red’

dried rosebuds inside a shadow box
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and I always find it fun and cheery to add a little red and pink decor to my home.  With the winter being so long here in Canada, any pop of colour and cheer at this time of year is always welcome! For this year’s project, I...

wooden love garland
This time last year I taught a class on how to make a rustic, wooden LOVE garland.  Unfortunately, I didn’t get a chance to share it with you at the time so I wanted to make sure you got it this year! It is the perfect bunting to hang for Valentine’s Day, a wedding...

Using real Canadian Maple Leaves to make a glass candle holder
Fall is full swing here in Eastern Ontario and the leaves are looking gorgeous!  We have an abundance of Maple trees in Ontario and I am always looking for ways to use them in projects and preserve their beauty. I created a piece of art, using real leaves, a few years ago (see it...

attaching a hanger to a paper heart garland by Recreated Designs
It’s hard to believe that it is already the end of January!  Valentine’s Day will be here before we know it so today’s craft is a fun paper heart garland.  (Catch another Valentine project here…)For your heart garland, you will need 3 sheets of construction paper in shades of red and/or pink. Cut the...

red and white IKEA twine wrapped around twigs
I know I have said it many times before, but I just love having bits of nature inside in my decor. Being outside makes me happy and bringing some of that indoors is special to me .  Not long ago I made this Farmhouse planter for one end of my Kitchen.  I wanted to add something natural...

red and yellow maple leaves in Onatario, Canada
I love the colours of Fall and have always thought it is such a gorgeous time of the year.  Maybe it is from growing up in Canada, with four seasons and have a plethora of forests around, but there is just something so special about seeing the changing of the trees during the Fall. ...