I also want to drop everything and make it RIGHT NOW!
That’s fine but the downside is that I often find myself really, really chomping at the bit to make my version of something that is already being mass-manufactured overseas – which can feel a bit silly. I’m not keen on falling into the category ofBUT! (you knew this was coming)
When you DIY it you can customize to make it your own.
That’s my justification and I’m sticking to it.
Such was the case when my friend Aimee pulled me into Michaels, pointed at one of those Maker Market photo display and asked if I could make one for her but in different colors.
“HAH! Perfect justification!” thought I – and got to work. The project also doubled as my latest Mod Podge Rocks Tutorial – so you can see all the steps if you are so inclined. Spoiler Alert: There aren’t many.
and some just painted and distressed.
Shape, size, color – they sky is the limit on these! So why buy them?!
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