Pillow Talk: In the Mood for Love


Are you in the mood for love? It's time to let him know! I was joking with my husband the other night about sending him a "sign" so he knows exactly how I feel about "nighttime activities." I was only half serious, but the more I thought about it, the funnier it became! So I came up with this idea to let him know if I am "In the mood for Love"! It is literally the clearest "sign" he could ask for. No more wondering how I am feeling. Take a look: Grab a 5x7 frame and print one of these … [Read more...]

Ribbon Frame Bow Holder


I have two girls who never leave the house without wearing a bow! We have hair bows coming out of our ears, and this ribbon frame bow holder is how we keep them organized. Making one will take you five to ten minutes- max! Here is how: Materials Needed: A Frame Ribbon or Ric Rac Hot glue gun & glue Scrapbook Paper Directions: Turn your fame over and glue your ribbon to the back of your frame. Glue a few ribbons to the bottom that will hang off the frame for more … [Read more...]

Hall of Frames- 8 Ideas using Empty Frames


Empty Frames are quite the trend! Here are some fun ideas:  Framed Book Pages from Lemon Tree Creations Little Blue Window Frame from House of Smiths  White frames with Accents from Raspberry Rabbits Black Foyer Wall of Frames from Classicly Amber  Green, White & Blue on the Mantle from Bargain Shopping Paradise Summertime Mantle from Little Big Nest Replace the Wreath on your Front Door with a Frame from Blue Cricket Design Hanging Headboard from All Th … [Read more...]

Family Home Evening Board {+ A Silhouette Promo- giveaway closed}

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Yep…you read that right! Today I'm giving out 1 Silhouette Portrait to a very lucky Somewhat Simple reader! It is the ultimate crafting tool- you can use it for a variety of projects, like this Family Home Evening Board I made last week: I've been meaning to make one of these for my family for a while now, but I didn't want a HUGE board hung on my wall. I needed it to serve a purpose, but not serve as a focal point. I grabbed an 8x10 frame that I already had laying around and I cut s … [Read more...]

Framed Fabric Monogram

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Here is an easy easy tutorial for a pretty fantastic and simple piece of home decor and it makes a great homemade house-warming or wedding gift - a Fabric Monogram. I have seen some of around the blogging world, but if you're not clever with your sewing machine ('cause I am not!) then you'll love my "No Sew" take on it! I made this in 10 minutes using supplies I had on-hand: . 2 coordinating pieces of fabric (from my scrap pile) . Double-Sided fusible webbing . Initial template (any … [Read more...]