DIY Projects

DIY Heart Floor Decals

DIY Heart Floor Decals

Wooo-wee! I’m in the Valentine spirit now! This project is as easy as 1, 2…. no really.. just TWO steps!! Cut and stick. Ba-BAM! This is a fun way to jazz up the kids room (or your classroom floor, teachers!) for v-day with a little trail of hearts to some yummy treats. Two step projects […]

DIY Birthday Cake Box

DIY Birthday Cake Box

Gonna kick off the DIYs of 2015 by getting back to my roots… cake. Well, faux cake. Obviously. I’ve dressed as a cake, I’ve smashed a cake… and now I’m gifting cake filled with treats and goodies. (As IF cake could get ANY better!?) And I recommend you do too. Whip out a bunch of […]

Three Colorful Ways to Drink Hot Chocolate

Three Colorful Ways to Drink Hot Chocolate

Well, shoot. What better way to send you all into 2015 than with something delicious!? I’m sharing three colorful ways to drink hot chocolate over on the PBteen blog today, and am basically ordering you to try one of ‘em (ehm…. all of them.) before the clock strikes midnight next week. I MEAN! Donuts? Sprinkles? […]

Free Printable (+ Colorable!) Milk + Cookies Placemat for Santa

Free Printable (+ Colorable!) Milk + Cookies Placemat for Santa

When I was a kid, I didn’t just leave milk and cookies for Santa. I love Mrs. Claus and the elves their own plates, and then I left a plate of carrots for each (individual) reindeer. I was either really generous, or really trying to keep myself off the naughty list. For those of you […]

DIY Christmas Light Leggings

DIY Christmas Light Leggings

I told you guys I was going Christmas light CRAZY! This time, I didn’t just wrap a tree in ‘em, I wrapped myself in ‘em! These Christmas light leggings are the BEST idea for those of you who have a new Christmas PJ tradition… ’cause they are PJs you can wear all day! Or at […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Crispy Candies

Chocolate Peanut Butter Crispy Candies

I’m excited to share a little holiday tradition of my own today! Every Christmas my mom makes hundreds of chocolate peanut butter crispy candies to give out to everyone and anyone she knows. Friends, fellow volunteers, the folks at the grocery store, the mailman, the garbage men… basically anyone who’s been a part of her […]

Easy Holiday Gift Wrapping Ideas (+ A Giveaway!)

Easy Holiday Gift Wrapping Ideas (+ A Giveaway!)

Phew! It has been a week of giveaways up in here! The big bike giveaway, an Instagram giveaway with Kate Spade Saturday and now a super fun and VERY fitting giveaway for the holidays… of Sally J. Shim’s new book Pretty Packages: 45 Creative Gift Wrapping Projects! I got a copy of this sweet book […]

DIY Emoji Ornaments

DIY Emoji Ornaments

I had too much fun with my emoji balloons and new I couldn’t stop with just that! So, I took a Christmas spin this time and made EMOJI ORNAMENTS! These would make GREAT teacher gifts, stocking stuffers, grab bag gifts, the list goes on! All I know is, we probably all feel each of these […]

Let’s Eat! | Fall Back Smoothie

Let’s Eat! | Fall Back Smoothie

While I’m off being a newlywed, I’ve invited some schnazy talented pals of mine to share some DIYs, recipes + more to get you ready for Thanksgiving (and beyond!). Today the ladies of Garlic My Soul are taking over! Hey everyone! We love covering for Kelly while she’s off becoming a Mrs., because she did […]

Let’s Eat! | Mini Colorful Leaf Cookies

Let’s Eat! | Mini Colorful Leaf Cookies

While I’m off being a newlywed, I’ve invited some schnazy talented pals of mine to share some DIYs, recipes + more to get you ready for Thanksgiving (and beyond!). Today Chelsea of Lovely Indeed is taking over! Hey gang! Chelsea here, from Lovely Indeed, and I’m beyond stoked to be helping out while Kelly & […]

Let’s Eat | White Chocolate Cranberry Ice Cream Pops

Let’s Eat | White Chocolate Cranberry Ice Cream Pops

While I’m off being a newlywed, I’ve invited some schnazy talented pals of mine to share some DIYs, recipes + more to get you ready for Thanksgiving (and beyond!). Today Brittni of Paper & Stitch is taking over! Hey there! Brittni here, from Paper & Stitch. Filling in today while Kelly is getting some (much […]

Let’s Eat! | Wishbone Donuts

Let’s Eat! | Wishbone Donuts

While I’m off being a newlywed, I’ve invited some schnazy talented pals of mine to share some DIYs, recipes + more to get you ready for Thanksgiving (and beyond!). Today Ashley of Sugar & Cloth is taking over! Hey, it’s Ashley from Sugar & Cloth here! Since we’re all Studio DIY fans, I’d say it’s […]

DIY Pumpkin Pie Slice Hat

DIY Pumpkin Pie Slice Hat

While I’m off being a newlywed, I’ve invited some schnazy talented pals of mine to share some DIYs, recipes + more to get you ready for Thanksgiving (and beyond!). Today Brittany from The House That Lars Built is taking over! Brittany from The House That Lars Built here! My friend Hillary has a fun family […]

DIY Modern Christmas Tree Mani (+ Hostess Gift Idea)

DIY Modern Christmas Tree Mani (+ Hostess Gift Idea)

It’s time to start sprinkling in some holiday DIYs and I can’t think of a better way to start than this! I’m a pretty big proponent of never showing up to a party empty handed, so when Charming Charlie asked me to come up with a creative hostess gift, I was happy to think outside […]

DIY Washi Tape Cactus Wall Art

DIY Washi Tape Cactus Wall Art

After my taco workshop, I’ve been all about the cacti. I just want to do all these cactus DIYs! Most of ‘em may need to wait ’till summer.. but this one, it fits right in! I got a chance to go through Cute Tape’s EPIC online boutique. Have you been? Literally, every color and style […]

DIY Color Block Walnut Garland

DIY Color Block Walnut Garland

Phew! This week has truly thrown me for a loop. I don’t think I’d wish the last two weeks before a wedding on even my worst enemy but I’m trucking through trying to get every loose work end tied up so I can enjoy myself! It’s all gonna be worth it… right!? While I do […]

Pre-Gaming with Pastries: A Tailgating Brunch

Pre-Gaming with Pastries: A Tailgating Brunch

You may not know this, but I happen to come from a very athletic, sports-fanatic family. (No, I didn’t get that gene.) So when Smirnoff ICE approached me about throwing a ladies tailgate party I decided to dig deep into my football roots and put my own spin on it… with pastries. (Surprised?) Lucky for […]

Free Printable Sandwich Wraps

Free Printable Sandwich Wraps

I have a fun tailgating post coming up this week, so I thought I’d go ahead and get you in a bit of a football mood today with these free printable sandwich wraps my right-hand gal Annie designed for my latest eHow download! Inspired by football laces and pennant flags, they’re perfect to kick off […]

Halloween Chocolate Bar Free Printables

Halloween Chocolate Bar Free Printables

Way back when, our favorite houses to trick-or-treat at were the few ones that gave out FULL SIZE candy bars. Remember those!? Oh yeah, ya do. You want to be that house, you know it. We all did. And today, I can do even better.. with some schanzy new wrappers for those candy bars!! These […]

How to Frost the Best Birthday Cake Ever

How to Frost the Best Birthday Cake Ever

For two years now, I’ve been wanting to do a post or series on how to properly frost a cake. This is largely selfish, as… it’s a skill I personally am dying to improve. I love baking but I have just never taken the time to really make it look good. Like professional good. So […]

Free Printable Halloween Costume Awards

Free Printable Halloween Costume Awards

For those of you making your strawberry costume for a Halloween costume party this year… how about a little friendly competition!? I love the idea of hosting a costume contest.. and these awards make it all the more fun! Print ‘em out, make some ribbons and let your guests know they better bring their A-GAME! […]

DIY Burger Pumpkins

DIY Burger Pumpkins

When it comes to Halloween, I like to turn pumpkins (and people!) into food, or so it seems. And so many of you do, too! (Love seeing all your versions of the donut pumpkins over here!!!) I thought I’d continue the tradition this year with… burger pumpkins! Let’s do it! Tweet

Fall Wedding Invitations (+ Free Printable Envelope Liner!)

Fall Wedding Invitations (+ Free Printable Envelope Liner!)

For those of you that are like, “Wait… what happened to the Studio DIY ‘Summer never ends!’ mentality!?” Never fear! My Halloween costumes will bring you right back there. But after kicking off fall yesterday, I wanted to talk a bit about another very special wedding! Last weekend, Lauren got married in Chicago! I’ve said […]

Let’s Eat! | Vanilla-Cardamom Pear Hand Pies

Let’s Eat! | Vanilla-Cardamom Pear Hand Pies

Happy October! As we enter into real fall, I thought it was high time we made recipes a regular part of Studio DIY! I’ve done a lot of fun food projects here, but not a ton of recipes, and I’ve really been wanting to try my hand at styling food a la Studio DIY’s vibe. […]

DIY Giant Gem Rings

DIY Giant Gem Rings

Oh just some gigantic gem rings. I’ve been sitting on this DIY for a few months now, ever since I found these ice cube molds and KNEW I had to make some big ol’ rings. When ban.do sent me that gem-i-ifed mug, I knew I had to bust this one out. And wanna know what […]

DIY Ice Cream Cone Treat Box

DIY Ice Cream Cone Treat Box

Well folks, it’s official. Today is the real last day of summer. Please excuse me while I go cry in a corner. Though I will admit, I’ve already bought some pumpkin granola (YUM.) and am actually ready for it to not be 90 degrees outside everyday. Regardless, I had to bid summer farewell the only […]

DIY Apple Piñata

DIY Apple Piñata

As the first week of school for many comes to a close, I’m squeezing in one more cute apple DIY… there’s nothing wrong with a belated teacher gift, right!? This little apple piñata can be filled with all sorts of fun school supplies, and it’s made out of the box from a breakfast staple… cereal! […]

DIY Striped Drink Umbrellas

DIY Striped Drink Umbrellas

In my continuing yearly effort to avoid the end of summer, I bring you a little makeover for those party store drink umbrellas! I know we all secretly love cocktail umbrellas, but I bet we’d all secretly love them more if they were striped! Am I wrong in that assumption!? I think not. So I […]

Sugar Rush (In a Box!)

Sugar Rush (In a Box!)

Easing back into this week after the long weekend, and wanted to send you guys over to a fun little guest post I did for Melanie at You Are My Fave while she hangs out with her cutie patootie new babe for a bit! One of my favorite things Melanie does is her “In A […]

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