Giving Your Plastic Pots a Rustic Makeover

A lovely home reveals itself even in the tiniest details. You can see the affection in every corner of the house… Even in those plotted plants. If you don’t like the way they look, you can give your plastic pots some rustic makeover. It would be a wonderful project to do over the weekend.

Giving Your Plastic Pots a Rustic Makeover

Find out how to make this at Amy Krist.

You can turn your potted plants inside or outside your home and give it a fresh new look. Or better yet, if you already like the ones already in your home, get new pots and make potted plants with a rustic appearance. Or, you can give it your own design. If you need planting advice, this book might help you out.

From the Potting Shed

DYI Lace TOMS Summer Shoes

TOMS are comfortable shoes. And it would be nice if you can pair it with a nice summer dress or any kind of dress in particular. You can make your Toms look more girly so you can wear it on a nice summer day or when you are attending a casual garden or beach wedding.

DYI Lace TOMS Summer Shoes

Read the full tutorial at One O Textile.

With the right kind of lace, you can make any of your shoes more fashionable. Get your own pair of TOMS and turn them into lovely ones and be comfortable while having a good time under the sun.

TOMS Shoes

Memorial Day Tin Can Windsocks Decor

It’s almost Memorial Day and we are thinking of making something crafty to commemorate all men and women who have died in military service for the country. A little ol’ red, white, and blue always do the trick. Look for some formula cans, a few materials, and some help with your kids, voila! A festive decoration for your home.

Memorial Day Tin Can Windsocks Decor

Read how to create this craft at The Wilson World.

It’s not yet too late to do some decorating and painting for Memorial Day. If you don’t have the time, you can always get red and blue paper lantern, candles, jars, and American flags to celebrate the holiday.

American Flags


Men’s Shoe Bag – A Father’s Day Gift Idea for A Traveler Dad

Since Father’s Day is next month, we have decided to do something manly for the man of the house. We are thinking of a thoughtful gift that a traveler dad would really like. A shoe bag that would keep his shoes separated from his clothes in his suitcase will definitely be appreciated.

Men's Shoe Bag - A Father's Day Gift Idea for A Traveler Dad

Learn how to make this craft at A Spoonful of Sugar.

Don’t let your man use a plastic grocery bag to pack his shoes. Sew your own design using some nice fabrics and let your husband or father remember you while they are away. Find a pattern that suits his personality and you’ll surely put a smile on his face.

Fabric Pattern