Take a look at your mousepad - does it look like it needs replaced? Before you go out and buy a new one, consider making your own! Today I am going to share with you a tutorial I found for making a DIY mousepad using cork board and fabric. Emily at Modern Day Moms made the reversible mousepads featured above using cork board, fabric and Heat 'n Bond. First of all, I have to admit that this is not really a "paper crafting" project like the other ones featured here at Scraplifters.com. However, … [Read more...]
Home & Decor
Fill your home and decor with handmade wall art and other personalized accessories. Decorating on a budget has never been easier!
I absolutely love scrapbook paper, so when I saw this basement playroom decorated with 12x12 sheets, I couldn't help but put it in my idea file! Darcy from Smart-Bottom Enterprises spent a grand total of $13 for this fun remodeling project. She purchased the paper at Hobby Lobby for ten dollars (using a coupon, of course!) and spent another $2.25 for glue dots to attach the sheets. Yep, you read that right - she used glue dots to stick the paper to the walls. I can't help but think that those … [Read more...]
This tree centerpiece is a clever way to use up your scrapbook paper scraps, and it should cost next to nothing to make! You will need a vase, scrapbook paper scraps, branches, and 24-gauge floral wire. Other materials include card stock or cardboard (for your leaf templates), glue (they used regular 'ole Elmer's here!), scissors (to cut out the leaf shapes), and newspaper (to keep your work area clean!). … [Read more...]
Sometimes I wish someone else in my house was responsible for getting dinner on the table. After all, if I'm knee deep in scrapbook paper and glue, I don't want to stop! My guess is that I'm not the only scraplifter with this problem, am I? Anyway, when I came across this altered corkboard turned meal planner menu board, my jaw dropped! Isn't it perfect? I want one! I also have a cousin who is getting married next month, and I'm thinking she might want one too - and between now and the en … [Read more...]