Ideas for setting up a display table @diyshowoff
How to Set Up at a Vendor Event


It’s no secret that I’m passionate about not only DIY but Young Living essential oils too so when the opportunity came up to participate in a local women’s health fair, despite my introverted personality, I couldn’t wait to share my…

DIY Halloween Projects @diyshowoff
DIY Halloween Projects


Boo! It’s nearing the end of October and I wanted to share of some of the past DIYShowOff Halloween projects for some inspiration.  Trick or Treat Bags The Raven Halloween Mantel Nevermore Tree Tutorial  Halloween Vignette   Spooky DIY Ghost Display…

That DIY Party - autumn
That DIY Party


Hello friends! Happy Sunday! I hope you’re enjoying a day of rest surrounded with love. Taking a moment to browse or show off some DIY? It’s That DIY Party time! DIYShowOff weekly recap: DIY dog firefly dog Halloween costume Chocolessence…

Young Living Chocolessence Giveaway
Giveaway Time! {and an invitation for local Western PA friends!}


Good morning, blog friends!  I’ve shared (here) how Young Living essential oils are changing our lives at DIYShowOff, how it’s inspired a mission to make healthier choices, to create a chemical free home and it makes me want to share…

DIY Halloween lightning bug dog costume #michaelsmakers @diyshowoff
DIY Lightning Bug Dog Costume


The Michaels’ Makers October challenge is ‘Halloween costume’. How fun! I received a gift card to create a cute lightning bug costume for my love bug, Rosie, our Italian greyhound. This will only fit small super skinny dogs. Rosie weighs…

scenic faux pumpkin jackolantern tutorial @diyshowoff #trickyourpumpkin
Scenic Pumpkin Jack-o-lantern


Inspired by a picture of a pumpkin diorama from Country Living that I stumbled across on the Michaels’ Halloween Pinterest Board, I couldn’t resist making up a scenic jack-o-lantern of my own. *This post contains affiliate links.  Materials I used (all purchased at…

That DIY Party - autumn
That DIY Party


Ready to show off your do-it-yourself projects? It’s That DIY Party time! Oh my! I was so caught up in co-hosting a baby shower today that I didn’t even notice that the regularly scheduled link party didn’t publish on time!…

DIY pumpkin stencils at diyshowoff.com
DIY Pumpkin Stencils


DIY Pumpkin Stencil Tutorial    Materials: Pumpkins FrogTape® Multi-Surface Wax paper Spray Paint 1. Adhere pieces of FrogTape to wax paper. 2. Using a pattern (I made mine from a piece of paper), freehand or by tracing shapes; create stickers.  3….

DIY witch hat Halloween centerpiece tutorial
DIY Halloween Witch Hat Candy Dish Decor


This easy DIY Halloween project for the Lowe’s Creative Ideas October challenge has a few uses so I wasn’t sure what to call it. It’s … versatile.  Witch Hat Halloween Candy Dish… or add chips/pretzels to use as a Halloween serving…

That DIY Party - autumn
That DIY Party


Are you loving fall? We just actually had some ice falling from the sky this weekend. I’m not quite loving that! But it’s that DIY Party time. Let’s see what you’ve been up to…something that includes the warmth of fall,…

thrifty bathroom counter organizer at diyshowoff
Thrifty Bathroom Counter Organizer


  Thrifty bathroom counter organizer (this would be cute on a desktop in my home office too)…  Materials: Thrift store scores: mismatched vase, ceramic jar with lid, tiny dish and tile trivet RustOleum FlexiDip (removable rubber coating in gray) or…

DIY mailbox vinyl decal tutorial at diyshowoff
Mailbox DIY Vinyl Decals


This poor mailbox had seen better days…don’t you think?  Time for a new one… One of the perks of owning a vinyl cutter (I have a Silhouette Cameo) is the convenience of making my own vinyl labels/stickers/decals.  Mailbox Upgrade new…

That DIY Party - autumn
That DIY Party {Fall Edition}


It’s officially fall! I’m looking forward to seeing your fall creativity linked up to That DIY Party! DIYShowOff weekly recap: Easy DIY Monogrammed Mini Pumpkins Tutorial   And fall Blogger Stylin’ Home Tours with TONS of gorgeous fall decorating ideas…   Essential…

Fall Scents for your home with Essential Oils @diyshowoff
{Healthy} Fall Scents


Do you know what’s better than delicious fall aromas from fall scented candles filled with harmful chemicals? Well, probably baking a pumpkin pie, to be honest. Right?! And also – Young Living essential oils with healthy benefits and amazing fall…

Fall Home Tour at diyshowoff
Fall Home Tour {Blogger Stylin’ Home Tours: Fall 2014 Edition}


Hello friends! It’s time for LOTS of gorgeous fall inspired home tours organized by the creative Lindsay from White Buffalo Styling Company. Woo! Found your way here from Ashley’s stunning fall decorating at The Handmade Home? Welcome! It’s lovely to meet…

Monogrammed mini pumpkins
Monogrammed Mini Pumpkins


Monogrammed mini pumpkins Materials: faux mini pumpkins acrylic craft paint glittery alphabet stickers mini paper doilies Tutorial: Paint mini faux pumpkins and let dry. Add a glittery monogram.   Display on mini-doilies.  All set for a beautiful fall themed dinner…

That DIY Party - autumn
That DIY Party


That DIY Party time! DIYShowOff weekly recap: Tips for Choosing a Sofa   Fall Centerpiece   Let’s get this party started!   1. Please use the button above or text and link to this post to share the linky love. Here…

Tips for choosing a sofa #havertysrefresh @diyshowoff
Tips for Choosing A Sofa


One of the rooms in our home that is on the “to-do” list is our living room. My style changes often however, living room furniture is something we live with for 10+ years so here are some things I like…

autumn centerpiece at diyshowoff.com
Decorative Fall Centerpiece


The season is changing. Cooler mornings, shorter days and soon pretty leaves. As a part of the Michaels Makers’ team challenge, I’m decorating the dining room table for fall entertaining.  Fall Centerpiece Materials:    {all materials purchased from Michaels} birdcage…

That DIY Party - autumn
That DIY Party


Hi friends! It’s time for That DIY Party! Fall edition! Enjoying the cooler temps and shorter days? I’m not complaining. As long as I don’t hear that “s” word in the weather forecast, I’m good. I do love fall scents…

painted craft box DIY at diyshowoff
Painted Storage Box Craft


Organizing the desk top / homework station for the back-to-school season? A small storage box keeps school and homework accessories within easy reach but not on display.  Materials: FrogTape® Multi-Surface acrylic craft paints and foam paint brushes spray laquer wooden…

7 sleepy time essential oils @diyshowoff Young Living #1836762
7 Essential Oils for Sleep


Sleepy time! Do you love it as much as I do? I know I don’t want to be operating power tools with a foggy head from lack of sleep.  Not to mention, my family isn’t the most pleasant to be around…