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DIY Scented Wood Slice Ornaments with Printable Stencils
Jocie | December 1, 2016
DIY Scented Wood Slice Ornaments with Printable Stencils

These cute little DIY Scented Wood Slice Ornaments will be the perfect + easy go-to holiday gift this year! They are inexpensive, trendy and beautiful! While they may appear difficult to make, I have all the tips and cheats to ensure you have a great outcome without a lot of trouble. This is also a great project for the kids, and can also be used as gift tags. How to Make DIY Scented Wood Slice Ornaments This is a very simple tutorial and the designs are endless! I’ve provided links for you... 

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Tips to Host Your Own Canvas Painting Party
Jocie | November 10, 2016
Tips to Host Your Own Canvas Painting Party

Thanks so much for reading along for 10 Tips to Host Your Own Canvas Painting Party! I was provided materials for this Paint Party by DecoArt/Social Artworking in exchange for a post. Opinions are 100% mine. Its probably no surprise that I love having friends over to craft! Over the years, we have painted wine glasses, done seasonal crafts, painted pallets, and occasionally enjoyed a canvas paint party. One of my favorites was our peacock canvas paint party over three years ago. Our most recent craft night... 

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Hello, Easy Master Bedroom Makeover!
Jocie |
Hello, Easy Master Bedroom Makeover!

This amazingly easy Master Bedroom Makeover was sponsored by Minted.com and Canvas Discount.com. They provided the art featured in the room. All opinions are 100% mine. “Hello, its me. I was wondering if after all these years you’d like to meet…” my master bedroom! heehee Since we moved last year, I haven’t shared with you our bedroom, mainly because I wasn’t really happy with it. For a couple reasons, but mostly, I had been there done that and was ready for a change. Here is the... 

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The DIY Housewives: DIY Thanksgiving Edition!
Jocie | November 2, 2016
The DIY Housewives: DIY Thanksgiving Edition!

Hooray for DIY Thanksgiving!! I am so excited to share with you that I have joined up with a wonderful group of bloggers, the DIY Housewives, to bring you a wonderful collection of DIY, recipes, decor, and project inspiration each and every month! Meet the gang – DIY Thanksgiving That’s right – this month is all about Thanksgiving! It’s honestly my favorite holiday. I love the togetherness, giving and gratitude that is sometimes lost in the bustle of Christmas. We hope you’re... 

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All Things Creative: 100+ Christmas Decor Ideas!
Jocie | October 25, 2016
All Things Creative: 100+ Christmas Decor Ideas!

I LOVE CHRISTMAS! This month, the All Things Creative Team have worked to bring you 100+ Christmas Decor Ideas, including trees, garland and ornaments! Who doesn’t love a little Christmas spirit, regardless of the time of year. It may seem early for some, but now is the time to start planning and dreaming of your Christmas decor. Also, a few of these projects would make for fun Ladies Craft Nights or even crafts with the kids. So turn on the Christmas music, heat up some hot chocolate, and start... 

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DIY Halloween Wine Glasses – The Perfect Girl’s Night!
Jocie | October 10, 2016
DIY Halloween Wine Glasses – The Perfect Girl’s Night!

This past weekend, I had a few girls over for a craft night and you guessed it – DIY Halloween Wine Glasses! It actually started a month or two back, when my good friend Jeanine was shopping and saw the cutest wine glass in a store and messaged me saying “Let’s make this!” In the store, it was over $20 and we made them for about $7 each (maybe a little more if you use rhinestones). I will say, this craft night I wasn’t as prepared as usual. I wasn’t sure if we would have enough wine... 

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All Things Creative: 100+ Stencil Ideas
Jocie | September 27, 2016
All Things Creative: 100+ Stencil Ideas

Horray! Its that time again! This month, the All Things Creative Team have worked to bring you 100+ stencil ideas, just perfect for your next girl’s craft night or a rainy day spent inside crafting! Stencil projects are wonderful because you can get a BIG impact without a ton of special skill, materials, investment, or extra creativity. But if you’re game for beyond the basics, there are lots of projects to get your creative juices flowing and challenge your inner crafter.  Debbiedoo’s... 

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Homemade Aromatherapy Playdough & The Teal Pumpkin Project!
Jocie | September 20, 2016
Homemade Aromatherapy Playdough & The Teal Pumpkin Project!

Thank you for loving this oldie but goodie on making your own Aromatherapy Play Dough  that I shared originally in October 2015.   We hope you stick around and check out more DIY and Essential Oil posts from One Project Closer! This is our second year participating in the Teal Pumpkin Project! Have you heard about this? Promoted by FARE, Food Allergy Research & Education, the idea is to paint a pumpkin teal and put it on your porch to signal Trick or Treaters that your home is providing non-food/candy... 

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All Things Creative: Fall Crafts!
Jocie | August 30, 2016
All Things Creative: Fall Crafts!

Horray! Its that time again! This month, the All Things Creative Team have worked to bring you 100+ amazing fall crafts and ideas for Fall! I’m sure you’re with me when I say I love EVERYTHING FALL! Boots, leggings, hot drinks, cozy blankets, pumpkins, pumpkin spice, the changing leaves, and all Fall colors! So I hope you enjoy this month as much as I do. And….Just in case you forgot the gang, here they are! Go check them out and see how fabulous they are for yourself. Debbiedoo’s... 

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Star Wars String Art
Jocie | July 18, 2016
Star Wars String Art

This Star Wars String Art is one of a series of Star Wars Crafts that I will be sharing, so stay tuned & ENJOY! If you follow me on social media, you know that I have been in the throes of planning and executing crafts for over 200 kids for our church’s amazing Light Force VBS this summer. This is my fourth summer leading crafts and every year is SO MUCH FUN! I love seeing the joy of the children as they learn about Jesus, find love and acceptance in the church, and do a little crafting (amongst lots of other... 

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