DIY Donut Shoes for HGTV Handmade


I don’t always put up blog posts about the videos I do for HGTV Handmade since I’m making a new DIY every single week, but I loved how today’s craft came out and wanted to share it with all of you. This week on HGTV Handmade was a challenge week, and our challenge was to decorate a pair of plain white sneakers. I decided to make mine donut-themed (or doughnut-themed, for the spelling sticklers out there). Keep reading to watch the video and learn more about how I made them!

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DIY Cute Summertime Flip Flops


Today I’ve got a new DIY for you, and it is an easy spring/summer DIY to revamp some tired old flip flops by adding ribbon and beads! I don’t put up blog posts about all of my DIY projects, but since the actual DIY for this one was so easy and quick, and I really like how they came out, I went a little crazy with the beauty shots and I wanted to share all of the photos. Keep reading to see the DIY video and check out more behind the scenes tidbits about making the flip flops!

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My Christmas Cards 2014


What better time to write a blog post about last year’s Christmas card design than the middle of spring? Keep reading to learn how I designed last year’s typography-inspired design and to learn how you can still get one!

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YouTubers Before YouTube 2015 Calendar


Today I’m finally going to write about a project I designed in November – the YouTubers Before YouTube 2015 Calendar! Every year one of the perks for the Project for Awesome is a calendar featuring YouTubers. In past years we released the Men of YouTube Calendar 2013, the Women of YouTube Calendar 2014, and the Men of YouTube Calendar 2014. But this year we wanted to do something different than just photos of popular YouTubers so we decided to make a calendar filled with baby pictures of YouTubers. Keep reading to learn more about how I designed it!

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DIY Waffle Purse from Parks & Rec


With the Parks & Rec finale next week, I had to make a new DIY based on the show, so I decided to make Leslie Knope’s waffle purse out of duct tape! It’s actually a pretty simple DIY, though I did use up almost an entire roll of brown tape. Keep reading to see the DIY video and see more photos!

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