“SOUP” – Giant Wood Letters Above My Pantry

2 pantry letters

One of my favorite things about my newly made-over pantry are these darling giant wood letters above my pantry doors that spell SOUP. Here is how I made them: Wood Letters- I used the Large 16 inch letters from Poppy Seed Projects Mod Podge & Sponge Brush Newspaper strips (I used strips without any pictures or larger fonts) Craft Blade (such as an X-Acto knife) Paint (I used a light blue color from the Martha Stewart craft paint line) Stencil (I used a Martha Stewart … [Read more...]

Decorative Stained Tile And A Silhouette Vinyl Promotion

Decorative Stained Tile Tutorial

 Vinyl is good for much more than just a decoration. It can be used as a tool for decorating as well. Vinyl makes a great stencil, let me show you how to create a Decorative Stained Tile. I had an image and quote I was excited to use, and cut it out on my CAMEO. After weeding out the negative, I used transfer paper and applied it to my 12x12 tile. Using StazOn ink pads (because it is a permanent solvent ink), I began rubbing my tile. I prefer using ink pads because it will dry super fas … [Read more...]

Stenciled Ceiling

stenciled ceiling

This project makes my jaw drop! Take a look at what Stacy did to her ceiling:   Her thinking: "Why should walls have all the fun?!" I LOVE THIS! See her entire post all about it HERE and become even more inspired by Stacy's ideas on Not Just a Housewife … [Read more...]