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Red White & Blue DIY


Looking for some last minute patriotic, 4th of July DIY ideas? Here are some past projects and red, white & blue DIY highlights/round-ups from the DIYShowOff archives: Celebrate America red, white and blue table markers this Independence Day round-up from 2014…

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Snack Time Table Runner


Serving up snacks for guests? Dress up the ‘buffet’ with a cute table runner.  Materials I used:  Happy Crafters iron on vinyl (I chose midnight bling) toweling fabric (I used 2 yards) What I did:  Wash, dry, iron and hem edges of…

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That DIY Party


It’s That DIY Party time! Share your creativity and hard work by linking to your DIY project below and be sure to browse the links for inspiration for your next DIY project.    DIYShowOff weekly recap: This week I organized…

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Essential Oil Gift Basket Ideas Blog Hop


Gift giving can be a challenge sometimes, right? I love coming up with creative ways to give gifts. So I’ve gathered a few of my essential oil loving blog friends to create and share essential oil gift basket ideas. Follow…

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That DIY Party


Time for a fresh new ‘That DIY Party’. Share your DIY projects, click through to see some fabulous creativity from the link ups below! And a Happy Father’s Day to all the dads! xo DIYShowOff weekly recap: We had the…

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8 Favorite Things this Week that have Nothing to do with DIY


I’m taking a few days off from DIY. ::gasp!:: I know. lol Well, to be honest, de-cluttering and cleaning is do-it-yourself when you haven’t hired someone for the task but there’s nothing glamorous about dust, spiders and junk. We’re in…

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That DIY Party


It’s that DIY Party time! Share your latest DIY project in the link party below, visit the links for inspiration for your next DIY.  DIYShowOff weekly recap:  flowers in the pallet garden this year summer home tour and Summer Home…

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Flower Pallet Garden


This year I wanted to give my pallet garden a new look. It’s the third year we’ve been using it and it’s still in great shape. The Project Garden campaign was the perfect opportunity for a little assistance. Since we…

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Summer Home Tour


Have you been following Marty’s Summer Home Tour series starting at A Stroll Thru Life? What an honor to be invited. 30 bloggers’ homes all decked out for summer, all week long! Welcome friends! We spend most pretty summer days…

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Tie Dye Party Fun


Celebrate the start of summer with snacks, sweets and some tie dye fun!  I had the opportunity to participate in trying out the Tulip One-Step Tie-Dye Party kit and cute FREE exclusive tie dye printables from Lillian Hope Designs. It’s summer time!…

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That DIY Party


Hellooooo friends! It’s That DIY Party time! Time to share your do-it-yourself projects and creativity. Time to browse the links of some amazing blog friends for inspiration for your next project.    DIYShowOff weekly recap:  This dill dip is so…

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Organic Dill Dip Recipe


This past week, I made up this quick organic dill dip for a cookout/party we attended, a Young Living essential oils 101 class that I hosted and a kids’ party at the park. Easy, healthy and perfect for summer gatherings….

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Side Table Makeover


Spring cleaning always inspires a bit of decorating and freshening up around the house. Today, an old side table gets a fun new look and a pop of color for the reading nook. Side table makeover: What I used: side…

DIY crib vinyl decals tutorial @diyshowoff
Jazz up baby’s crib for under $10


Need a splash of color in the nursery? Jazz up the crib with vinyl decals for less than $10!  Crib before: Materials I used: Happy Crafters adhesive vinyl x 2 colors  Tools Needed: Scissors The Oracle brand adhesive vinyl from…

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That DIY Party time!


Wow! Some weeks just fly by, right? It’s time for another That DIY Party!  DIYShowOff weekly recap:  Okay, so there were no actual blog posts this week. I wish that meant I was on vacation or stay-cation, being “restful” but…

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That DIY Party


Enjoying a weekend filled with family and friends as well as remembering and honoring those who sacrificed so much for our freedom this Memorial Day.  It’s also That DIY Party time. Time to share creativity and hard work and DIY…

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Creating a Reading Nook


There’s a section of our living room near the built in shelving that I like to call our reading nook. It’s a place for displaying my DIY, decorating, home improvement book collection. A place where I enjoy curling up and…

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Decorating Outdoor Living Spaces


Summer is my favorite season of all – warm weather, long days and relaxing outdoors.  We enjoy our patio, gazebo/grape arbor and barn patio area more than being indoors this time of the year. And I love decorating our outdoor living…

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DIY Outdoor / Camping Spray


It’s getting to be that time of year. There are TONS of DIY outdoor summer spray recipes using essential oils. I don’t think you can go wrong with choosing to make a homemade batch with natural ingredients over a store bought chemical…

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That DIY Party


Welcome to the weekly That DIY Party! Time to show off your creativity and DIY and to browse the links for inspiration.   DIYShowOff weekly recap: Patio Umbrella Table Centerpiece/Planter (repurposed bundt pan) Party time: Show off your DIY!  1. Please…

patio umbrella table planter/centerpiece (repurposed bundt pan) @diyshowoff
Patio Umbrella Table Planter/Centerpiece


Love accessorizing the patio with flowers? me too! This repurposed bundt/coffee cake pan works perfectly for the center of our patio table.  Materials: bundt cake pan (be sure the center hole can accommodate your umbrella). I used this coffee cake pan (affiliate link). RustOleum spray…

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That DIY Party


Welcome to the weekly That DIY Party. Share your DIY blog posts and visit the links for ideas.  DIYShowOff weekly recap: before and after bistro set makeover a fresh new look…   Happy Mother’s Day! This cutie posed for some…