Stencil Giveaway Winners Announced

stenciled votive candle holder

Thanks so much for entering the Martha Stewart holiday icon stencil giveaway.


The winners are Christy and Darlene. Congratulations! {watch for an email in your inbox}


In case you missed it, here’s the project I used the stencils for. The votive candle holders are a part of my Valentine’s Day mantle display.


If you weren’t a winner and want to get crafty with these stencils, you can order them […]

Stenciled Votive Candle Holders for Valentine’s Day and Stencil Giveaway

stenciled votive candle holder

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It’s the last installment in this year’s Valentine’s Day mantle project reveal. Tomorrow, I’ll post pictures of the finished mantle, so make sure to check back and see it all put together.

What would a romantic Valentine’s Day display be without candles? I think you’ll agree they are absolutely necessary! I used Martha Stewart adhesive holiday stencils to create these cute votive candle holders. Enter below for your chance to […]

Stenciled Pillow Tutorial

Stenciled Pillow Tutorial

Over the last several months I have fallen in love with Martha Stewart Stencils. Every time I’m in a craft store I walk past them and admire their intricate designs. One of my couch pillows was in need of a make over and I just knew that Martha Stewart’s stencils were the answer.

Supplies needed:

pillow case multi-surface paint stencil {Martha Stewart 32931 Adhesive Silkscreens, Exotic Blossoms} Martha Stewart Foam Pouncer

1. Remove the […]

Thanksgiving Pie Recipes ~ Apple, Cherry and Lemon Meringue

cherry pie

Growing up in Germany, I wasn’t too familiar with pies or pie making. My sister and I would make fancy German fruit cake or some other creamy torte for the traditional coffee and cake time on Sunday afternoons.

So, when I got married and realized how much my midwest American husband loves pies, I had to learn how to make them. There were some major flops along the way {for which I still get teased}, […]