Farmhouse Home Decor

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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How To Make Foam Board Look Like Wood

Posted by Dawn Gaddis on

  I created this faux wood round sign using a Dollar Tree foam board.I love the way this sign turned out it was exactly what I wanted and it was a lot easier working with the foam board than wood..  WATCH THE VIDEO FOR THE FULL TUTORIAL STEP 1. I used this large bowl from my kitchen to trace a circle onto the foam board.   STEP 2. I cut around the circle to make the foam board easier to work with because my work table just wasn't large enough. After cutting the board down I used a razor blade...

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How to Make Carrots Using Buttons

Posted by Dawn Gaddis on

HOW TO MAKE CARROTS USING BUTTONS! I love the way this adorable button carrot turned out! And the best part is...it was FREE! I used items out of my stash to create this tier tray carrot.  Step 1. I used a piece of thread and feed the thread thru the buttonholes to secure them. I started with the smallest button at the bottom and worked my way up to the largest button. This gave them a carrot shape. Step 2. Once I was finished stringing the buttons I took them outside and spray painted them with orange spray paint and...

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How to Make a Tier Tray Fabric Carrot

Posted by Dawn Gaddis on

  I love how these 4 Tier Tray mini carrots Decor turned out. I used items I already had in my stash, so that's the best part of this tier tray DIY...NO COST! In this tutorial I will show you how to make these 4 tier tray carrots using items you already have around your home. How to Make A Fabric Carrot Step 1.  I created this template so I could cut out the carrot. I used a piece of carbon paper to trace the outline of the carrot onto the cardboard. I put a Dollar Tree cutting mat under...

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