Free Printables, Houseware Crafts, Tutorials

Hot Cocoa Sign with a Free Printable

With winter's chill blast upon me....it's 55 degrees in Los Angeles - bring on the (decorative) scarves!..... it's time for a little hot cocoa. Actually it's time for the annual Dessert Party and the hot cocoa bar. The bar was a new idea and a big hit last year so it's definitely happening again but,… Continue reading Hot Cocoa Sign with a Free Printable

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Easy DIY Vintage Sign and a Pie Distraction

There were big plans.  Big, organized, stay-on-schedule PLANS! I made a bunch of frames for Further Adventures in Spite Crafting. I was gonna get all of them done and present you with a Spite Extravaganza! And it was to be glorious! But then I thought, "all this organized productivity is super.  Why don't you throw a wrench in it?!"… Continue reading Easy DIY Vintage Sign and a Pie Distraction

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It’s a Sign! Take 2 – A More Detailed Tutorial

I feel that I owe you an apology. I was so happy with that Santa Monica Beach Sign that I rushed a bit getting the post up and created, I think, a pretty un-useful "tutorial. So please allow me to revisit it with a slightly more detailed approach. This will also give me a chance… Continue reading It’s a Sign! Take 2 – A More Detailed Tutorial

Houseware Crafts, Tips and Resources, Tutorials

It’s a Sign! It’s A DIY, Vintage, Beach Sign

UPDATE:  I've done a slighly more detailed tutorial on how I created this sign.  You can find it here   I learned something new!  Or, rather, I tried a different way to do something and it worked better! OK, the backstory. I'm not particularly good at planning.  I tend to get excited about an idea,… Continue reading It’s a Sign! It’s A DIY, Vintage, Beach Sign