DIY Wooden Hanger Makeover

DIY Wooden Hanger MakeoverHello Color will officially be released into the world tomorrow! TOMORROW! To celebrate, and to hopefully get you just as excited as I am, I thought that I would share one of my favorite projects from the book– a wooden hanger makeover. This project is oh so simple to do but the results make a big impact.

Clothing aside, your closet may not seem like a place for color, but think again! Create gorgeous patterned hangers in minutes without being an artist or even making a mess. The trick? Temporary tattoos! That’s right, they’re not just for kids (or for skin!). They may seem like a simple detail, but it’s one that will make you smile on the days you decide to skip the sweatpants and dress up instead. Here’s how: Continue reading…

DIY Scalloped Wall Planter

This post is sponsored by Aveeno. All opinions expressed are my own. Thanks for supporting the brands that keep The Crafted Life making!

DIY Scalloped Wall PlanterSpring is finally here and I can’t get enough plants! After such a long winter, I am ready for greenery and color all of the time. Instead of buying all new planters and to help reduce the amount of waste in our landfills, I’ve partnered with Aveeno to upcycle one of their empty bottles into a fun wall planter! What better way to celebrate Earth Day than with a simple and super affordable DIY?! Here’s how:  Continue reading…

DIY Pom Pom Travel Pouch

This post is sponsored by Rit. All opinions expressed are my own. Thanks for supporting the brands that keep The Crafted Life making!

DIY Pom Pom Travel PouchBecause I’m constantly traveling back and forth to New York, I have a bad habit of just tossing smaller items and jewelry in my purse and hitting the road. Seriously, the bottom of my purse was a waste land of spare change, loose earrings, and candy before this project.  Because I’ve damaged and lost too many of my favorite items this way, I decided to give a plain travel pouch a colorful coral makeover to help keep me organized! Here’s how: Continue reading…

DIY Heart Planter for Valentine’s Day

This post is sponsored by Workman PublishingAll opinions expressed are my own. Thanks for supporting the brands that keep The Crafted Life making!

DIY Heart PlanterValentine’s day is next week guys NEXT WEEK! If you’re still on the hunt for the perfect gift, or if you’re just browsing for some decor ideas, you can’t go wrong with this DIY heart planter. It takes less than a half hour to make and can 10000% be done while enjoying a glass of wine. Trust me. When you’re done, pair it with a copy of Everything Grows with Love and you have an instant heartfelt gift + a new bright corner in your home! That’s right, it’s so cute you’re going to want to make two. Here’s how:  Continue reading…