FREE Printables: Hello Sunshine {Four Different Design Options!}

FREE Printables: Hello Sunshine! (4 Design Options)

All the summer sunshine just puts me in a good mood. The extreme heat…not so much. But I still enjoy the sun from inside where the AC is blasting! Where can an extreme-temp opposed girl like me move that’s 55-75 degrees and mostly sunny with a light breeze year round? If you prefer the great indoors […]

Lemonade Stand Summer Mantel

Lemonade Stand Summer Mantel

When I think of summer, Freshly Squeezed Lemonade is one of the first things that comes to mind, so I decided to go with a Lemonade Stand theme for my summer Mantel. I shared this sneak peek on Instagram earlier in the week while I was working on it… For the wood “Lemonade Stand” sign, I painted […]

3D Paper Flowers “Hello” Sign

3D Paper Flowers Hello Sign

Hello crafty friends! Today, I’m sharing this sign I just kind of started throwing together yesterday afternoon in a moment of inspiration. The metal sign I’ve had for a few years from a clearance rack at Hobby Lobby but it was painted for Halloween so I painted over it with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint in […]

Mother’s Day Printable

Mother's Day Printable

This printable was something I sketched by hand and then digitized and added color in Adobe Illustrator. Just print, pop it in a pretty 8×10 frame and gift to to mom on Mother’s Day with a small gift or some gorgeous fresh flowers! Just click on the image below to download and print (personal use/gifts […]

DIY Personalized Easter Buckets {with Real Grass}

DIY Easter Buckets {with real grass!}

I realize I’m a little too late for the real grass part tutorial for you grow it in time for this Easter (sorry!), but you can “Pin” it to do next year! And you can grow some in mini pots to use as decorative grass for a window or mantel, which I’m also doing! Not […]

Vintage-Style Cork and 3D Flower Frame {15-Minute Craft!}


You guys! How cute did this come out?! I love it. And the best part? So easy and so inexpensive! This would make such a pretty Mother’s Day gift. I was inspired by a frame I saw at Target with cork board on it. Then I saw these cute paper flowers in the cheap bins […]

Spring Porch & Burlap Deco Mesh Wreath

Spring Burlap Deco Mesh Wreath

I have to admit the big, ornate deco mesh wreaths, although impressive and pretty, aren’t usually my taste. But when they came out with the burlap deco mesh, they grew on me. This was the first one I’ve made and it was surprisingly easy and the metal wreath forms are so inexpensive! I wasn’t prepared […]

Spring is in the Air Printable {in 6 Color Options!}

"Spring is in the Air" Free Printable in 6 Color Options

I don’t know about where you live, but here near St. Louis, it’s Spring-like one day, and winter-y the next! But inevitably, Spring is just around the corner so I worked on creating a colorful free Spring Printable in 6 (8×10) color options. Just print and frame to add some simple Spring décor to your […]

Shabby Chic Spring Mantel {and How-To Make a Moss Wreath}

Shabby Chic Spring Mantel {and How-To Make a Moss Wreath}

I met a longtime friend who’s about to have her first baby any day now for lunch in the city last week. I went early since the area where we met for lunch has fabulous shopping (my favorite running store, a 2-story Michael’s, Nordstrom Rack, Whole Foods…and that’s just half of what’s in that “strip […]

E.E. Cummings Spring Quote Printable {in 4 Color Options!}

E.E. Cummings Spring Printable in 4 Color Options

I just love this quote (and who else is SO ready for Spring?!). It’s playful and poetic and perfect to print and pop in a frame to add some easy DIY Spring décor to your home. I’d love for you to follow me on my Graphic Design page at Creative Type Designs. This printable is free but […]