Monday, September 6, 2010

What a Weekend!

With vacation, the kiddos football and soccer practice/games and school starting back I have been MIA, but this weekend I really did "Labor" and finally got some projects done around here!

Some with a little Cricut magic:

Wedding gift for a co-worker



Baby Gift for a friend at church


A little Halloween fun



and some with a little paint!

Hall table and electronic station (loving that green!)


Side table


and more Halloween fun!

I bought these little fellas at the Dollar Tree and painted them white and then used a little water downed brown paint to glaze them. I "borrowed" this little idea from someone in blogland but cannot for the life of me remember who! I browse a lot of sites and if I see something I like I file it away in the mental file cabinet and save it for later but that file cabinet usually does not remember where it came from!

**UPDATE** Thanks to the JohnsonFamily23 for reminding me where I found this cute idea!


These are a PB knock off as well as borrowed from the same site as above! They also came from the DT and were glazed as well because they were a little too white for me..


I still have a few more that are In Progress but whew I'm tired so hopefully I will get them completed for a post next weekend! They are more DT finds with a little cricut magic entwined!

11 comments:

  1. I'm loving your Halloween creations! On the pumpkins and the gift for your co-worker, is it vinyl you used? I'm doing the Stashbusting September challenge so no trips to the $1 store this month and I want, want, want those figurines!

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  2. These are great! I LOVE my cricut!!!! I will have to borrow some of your ideas too. Hey, where'd you get your white hall table? it is gorgeous and I've been looking for a nice "half" table for my house...

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  3. Wow, your decor looks great. Love the PB knockoffs.

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  4. I really hope you got the idea for the Halloween figurines from me :) It was one of my favorite projects! They were so ugly to start with but turned out great. Love what you did with yours.

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  5. HI! Welcome to blogging!! I'm Sarah. I love you cute pumpkins!! Are they Funkins or are they real?? And the skulls are great! I so need to do this!

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  6. Hey! I am Anna Sams from Moon River and I love your Halloween decorations! I too am trying to get my blog off and running and would love to invite you to join me! I will follow you... Happy blogging and look at my linky party on Fridays... You might like to link up!

    Anna
    http://moonriver74.blogspot.com/

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  7. lovely blog im following you through design chic's friday blog hop :)

    http://fuyumeuk.blogspot.com

    xxx love from the UK

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  8. Thanks for following Three Crazy Munchkins- I'm now following back!

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  9. Hi There!

    What wonderful projects! I really love Halloween, so I particularly love those projects!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog! Have a great weekend!

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  10. Cute projects!!

    Sarah
    http://craftingandcreativity.blogspot.com/

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  11. I received an award for Versatile Blogger, in turn I am awarding it to you! Check it out at johnsonfamily23.blogspot.com

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