Modern Farmhouse Decor

SIMPLE BEADED LANTERN TUTORIAL | FARMHOUSE LANTERN DIY

Posted by Dawn Gaddis on

I keep seeing all these beautiful and amazing lanterns online and in stores but I personally can't afford to spend $40 + on a lantern. So let's try to DIY one!The hardest part of this DIY was getting the skewers to bend. It took some brainstorming to figure it out. STEP 1. I put them in hot water on the stove. I left the top part of the skewer out of the water and then placed a pickles jar on the skewers where I wanted it to be curved. I left them in the hot water for about an hour. I...

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Bless My Blooms Tier Tray Wood Tag Tutorial

Posted by Dawn Gaddis on

I used a tiered tray tag I had left over from Christmas. STEP 1. The sign was already white but I wanted it to match the bench so I gave it a coat of the Plaster chalk paint from Waverly.   STEP 2. I cut out this Bless My Blooms cut file from Design Bundles and applied it to the tag. WATCH THE VIDEO FOR THE FULL TUTORIAL   Sometimes simple is better. I decided to leave the tag just like this. It was beautiful.   Join my community for access to free printables, cut files, and special discounts for subscribers only. ...

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No Sew Mini Pillow

Posted by Dawn Gaddis on

  I this cute no-sew pillow using this fabric from Walmart. STEP 1. First I cut it down to size and then turned it inside-out. STEP 2. I placed hot glue down both sides and let it dry. STEP 3. I then turned the pillow right side-out and stuffed it with stuffing out of my stash. STEP 4.  I placed a line of hot glue across the top of the pillow and rolled it over. I then ran a line of glue down the opening that was left. And look at the adorable pillow for my bench.   WATCH THE VIDEO...

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Bucket of Blooms

Posted by Dawn Gaddis on

I used a large Dollar Tree bucket I found in the wedding section to make this cute Bucket of Blooms. I wanted neutral colors for my flower pot bench.   STEP 1. I made a simple bow with some ribbon to add to the front of the bucket.   STEP 2. I cut a piece of floral foam down so it would fit into the bucket and add some Dollar Tree and Walmart floral picks to the bucket. I cut the flowers off and placed them into the floral foam until I was happy with the way it looked. STEP...

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FARMHOUSE WOOD BENCH PLANT STAND ➕ DECOR | SOLID WOOD PLANT STAND

Posted by Dawn Gaddis on

  I have found a new favorite. I love the way this little Wood Bench turned out. It is perfect to display your treasured items in your home or as a display on your porch. This solid Wood Bench sells for $129.99 and I made mine for around $20, and that includes the hand-crafted Wood Bench decor I added. WATCH THE VIDEO FOR THE FULL TUTORIAL So, to get started I had to figure out how large I wanted it to be. STEP 1. For the back part of the bench I used 5 large paint sticks from Home Depot....

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