DIY pop art tee with Photoshop Elements

This is cool! Turn one of your photos into pop art in just a few clicks using Photoshop Elements. Makes a cute t-shirt!

My daughter is obsessed with Beanie Boos. That’s right, Beanie Boos. The Beanie Babies of the ’90s have been reinvented as cute stuffed animals with freakily giant eyes. They come in three sizes: small, medium, and giant-but-it’s-gonna-cost-you. And there’s so many of them! We can’t go anywhere without my daughter seeing a new Beanie Boo that […]

DIY photo & text throw pillow

Cool! Put a favorite photo inside text for a modern, DIY typographical throw pillow. Click through to learn how. DIY home decor.

You’ve probably seen plenty of typographical throw pillows before; they’re pretty trendy and there’s lots of tutorials out there showing you how to stencil words onto a pillow cover. But today’s project is different: instead of just painting or stenciling a word on a pillow cover, you can put one of your favorite photos inside […]

photo gift card holder | fun teacher appreciation idea

This is so fun! Use a photo of your child as a gift card holder for a teacher's appreciation gift teachers will actually want! Easy, practical, end of year teacher gift idea.

These adorable photo gift card holders are an easy, practical gift teachers are sure to love! Yesterday a friend of mine asked this question on Facebook: “teachers, what gift do you love to receive at teacher appreciation time?” Nearly everyone said the same exact thing: teachers would love a note from the child and if […]

DIY popsicle stick photo bracelet & PSE giveaway

DIY photo bracelets are cute, easy, and inexpensive to make with your favorite pictures. These bracelets are made from popsicle sticks and are a perfect handmade gift idea. Great idea for Mother's Day, Christmas, or to remember your special day (wedding!).

FYI, there’s a giveaway at the end of this post worth over $100 – keep reading! Over the past few years I’ve seen popsicle stick bracelet tutorials on various blogs, and while I always thought the idea was cool, the finished result always seemed a bit juvenile. Since Mother’s Day is coming up I’ve been thinking […]

DIY photo album necklace {perfect for Mother’s Day!}

DIY photo album necklace. This is so cute! It would be a perfect handmade gift for Mother's Day or a birthday. Easy tutorial + video and info on where to get the supplies.

Every year I think I’m going to buy myself a pretty Mother’s Day necklace personalized with my kids’ names, but I never seem to get around to it. This year I thought I’d try a couple DIY photo jewelry ideas instead, so today I’m sharing this cute DIY photo album necklace. Next week I’ll be […]

DIY photo mounting for a cheap + easy gallery wall

Use this easy tip to space pictures on your wall perfectly! No more hammering in a bunch of nails trying to get things straight!

Mount large prints on dollar store foam core board for an easy, inexpensive way to create a large gallery wall. Also, learn the best way to get them spaced perfectly when you hang them! We moved into our new house last May and as of last week I still hadn’t hung one thing up on the […]

20 best DIY photo display ideas

20 best DIY photo display ideas - these are really cool! I love #7!

Last week I shared the 20 best DIY photo frame tutorials. <insert game show host voice> But wait, there’s more! I also happened to find 20 DIY photo display ideas that are pretty darn cool, and that’s what you get to scroll through today. That’s right, photo DISPLAYS. Not frames per se, but other awesome ways […]

20 best DIY photo & picture frame tutorials

20 best DIY photo frame tutorials on the web - some of these are super cool! Less expensive than buying frames, and you can make them in any size or style you like.

We moved into a new house just over three months ago, and I don’t have one thing hung up on a wall yet. Kinda pathetic, I know, but I’m working on it…when I’m not watching Masterpiece Theatre and eating ice cream, that is. Anyway, part of my decorating problem comes down to the fact that […]