Sunday, January 2, 2011

Love being crafty...

Hope everyone has had a Merry Christmas and Safe and Happy New Year!!!!  I must say mine was fabulous.  I just love the holidays and being surrounded by family. 

Well not only have I been eating ENTIRELY too much but I have been busy doing more productive things as well.  I was fortunate enough to have had the week between Christmas and the New Year off of work so I was able to play in my "Craft Room"  as my husband would call it. 

This is a set a of coasters I experimented with and I must say I'm so glad I made them for myself. 
LOVE 'EM!!!!

They were so easy....
I just took .16 cent tiles from your local Lowe's and mod-podged some gift wrapping tissue on and stuck some vinyl lettering on and VIOLA!!!  I would also recommend sealing them with a polyurethane spray just to keep them preserved and I think it's more professional to sell a finished project.

Just another close up!!  I actually posted these on my facebook and have 2 orders for them.  I just fell absolutely in love with them!!!

Here is a garland or banner whatever you want to call it that I'm doing for a baby shower.  This is actually half of the order because it's TWINS!! The other is just alike but the name is ELLYOT!  I love doing these!!

I have also been working on fabric flower headbands and coming soon.

Thanks for stopping by!


  1. These are adorable. The coasters are super cute, no wonder you're already getting orders! Great job!

    I'm hosting an "our nest" sign giveaway! Hope you can join!

  2. Turned out great! I saw a post on coasters a while back and was going to give it a try. This has inspired me to look into it again!

    Would love for you to come link up!

  3. I absolutely LOVE those coasters! I will have to make some for myself. Thanks for the wonderful idea.

  4. Coasters and banners are both fabulous!

  5. Hi Jamie! I didn't see an email contact in your profile, so I'm telling you here that I just tagged you with an award! Please visit my blog for the rules if you want to participate.

    Also, I love the fleur-de-lis coasters! They're gorgeous!