Modern Farmhouse Decor

How to Create Amazing Fall Decor with Chalk Couture

Posted by Dawn Gaddis on

I recently became a Chalk Couture designer and wanted to show you how simple it is to use Chalk Couture stencils and ink for creating beautiful Fall Decor. What is Chalk Couture? Chalk Couture™ is revolutionizing high-end DIY home décor! Anyone can create a masterpiece in minutes. How do you use Chalk Couture? By using the same silk screen transfers and squeegee to apply, you can use Couture Ink on fabrics to embellish just about anything. Make t-shirts, pillows, towels, or hats. By using the ink and heat setting it with a household iron, you can easily dress up a simple...

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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

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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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