Framed Dry Erase Calendar

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Looking for a way to get your family a bit more organized? This dry erase calendar is one of the most popular projects we've shared on Somewhat Simple! MATERIALS: Glass frame Sharpie marker Ruler Vinyl stickers if you have them (If you dont have them, just write the labels yourself with the marker.) DIRECTIONS: Flip the glass to the backside and begin measuring and drawing lines. It is important to draw the lines on the back of the glass so you don't have to worry about … [Read more...]

Family Birthday Display and Printable


This Family Birthday Display is a fun way to keep track of the birthdays that your family celebrates each month. And we've included a free printable for the pennants to make it even easier to create- you're welcome! frame, ribbon, mini clothes pins, pennant printable, vinyl stickers, scissors, marker Click HERE Download the FREE PRINTABLE DIRECTIONS 1. Apply your vinyl stickers to the top of the frame. If you don't have access to these stickers, grab a paint pen and write it in your best … [Read more...]

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...]