From Dream To Reality – Linky Party #40

{From Dream to Reality Top 5} from linky party #39   DIY Farmhouse Headbard By: The Turquoise Home   DIY Jewelry Organizer By: Sarah SaturDIY    Notebook Cross Stitch Message By: TessaCotton    Cute Little Sewn Lip Gloss Key Rings By: Rilos & Mimi    2 Ways to DIY Bakers Twine By: A Geek In Glasses    Make sure to Grab the Featured Button and wear it proudly…you deserve it :) <div align=”center”><a href=”http://thediydreamer.com” title=”The DIY Dreamer”><img src=”http://i35.photobucket.com/albums/d189/lexieex/The%20DIY%20Dreamer/DIYFeaturedButton.png” alt=”The DIY Dreamer” style=”border:none;” /></a></div>   From Dream To Reality is sponsored by: BRAG ABOUT IT The Infinity Necklace ”Hand Stamped and … {continue reading}

The Mummy Vase!!!

Mummy Vase

Last year I made the EASIEST Halloween Decoration… EVER!!!  The only supplies needed to create it are: a vase, gauze bandage or cheese cloth and googly eyes.  All of these supplies together create a Mummy! Mummy Vase You can get the steps by steps on how to create this mummy right here. I know I promised to show you some pictures from our pumpkin craving day, however… we didn’t carve the pumpkins yesterday as planned.  We were busy getting prepared for Frankenstorm aka Sandy.  Hopefully if everything stays quiet, we will be carving the pumpkins tonight. Hope you have one FABULOUS … {continue reading}

Halloween Decor!!!

Halloween Decor - Bats, Pillow, Ghosts

Yesterday when I showed you my Spooky Ghost Family, I promised to show you my living room Halloween Decor. Here it is: Halloween Decor The Bat Pillow that I created is resting happily on my couch.  Obviously the Spooky Ghost Family can not stay outside or they will wither away… they actually live in my living room. What do you think of my bat wall?  Pretty cool, right?!  I’m quite proud of it. When I took the photos of the living room, I forgot to include a photo of the Mummy Vase I made last year.  It’s really neat when … {continue reading}

Spooky Ghost Family!!!

Spooky Ghost Family

I want to thank Shatzi from Love and Laundry for the Floating Cheesecloth Ghost Tutorial.  I found it sooooo cool and it looked so easy to do, that I had to try it out with my family. Here’s our: Spooky Ghost Family We had sooooo much fun created them.  We were going to just make two, but Sébastien thought it would be awesome if we created one to represent each of us. What do you think?  Pretty cool right? Tomorrow I will share with you my living room Halloween decor. Have a GREAT one!! P.S. I’m linking at these Parties. post … {continue reading}

October Sponsors Group Giveaway

I hope you have had a FABULOUS October.  I can’t believe how quickly it has gone by.  Halloween is already next week! CRAZY!!  Are you ready for Halloween?  We are pretty much ready, we just need to carve the pumpkins :) My October Sponsors have come together to offer you one SWEET Giveaway!!!  I also contributed.. YAY!! :) There’s a total of 7 prizes… and 1 LUCKY WINNER TAKES IT ALL!!!! Take a look at what you could win:   Blog  ~  Facebook  ~  Pinterest  ~  Twitter   Website  ~  Facebook  ~  Shop  ~  Pinterest   Blog  ~  Facebook  ~  Pinterest  ~  Twitter   Blog  ~  Shop  ~  Pinterest ~ … {continue reading}

From Dream To Reality – Linky Party #39

{From Dream to Reality Top 5} from linky party #38   Benches for Birds By: Donna Down Home   Arctic Ice Wreath  By: Salt Tree   How to Dye Coffee Filters  By: What Meegan Makes   Dolman Top From Thrifted Jersey Sheet By: Impatiently Crafty   Ugly Mirror Makeover with Stripes By: Love Grows Wild     {From Dream to Reality Top 5 HALLOWEEN} from linky party #38   All Doiled Up By: Ode to Inspiration    Trash Bag Halloween Wreath By: The Purple Pumpkin    The Best Ever Halloween Countdown By: Pink Polka Dot    Waldo Crochet Hat Pattern and … {continue reading}

Halloween Coasters!!!

Last week I made Halloween Coasters with my Mom and my sister Emily.   Step 1:  We mixed a few drops of sealer into our base coat of paint and applied two coats unto our tiles.  Step 2:  With the help of carbon paper, we traced the design we wanted onto the tiles.  Step 3:  We painted the base color of our designs onto the tiles.  Step 4:  Time to do some shading and add some details.  Once it was all dry we applied a top coat of sealer.    Check out my previous Tile Coasters to see what how … {continue reading}

The big move!!!

I did it, I switched to WordPress with the help of my hubby!!  I shouldn’t really say with the help of my hubby… basically he did everything and I watched hehe If you are viewing the site with Internet Explorer… SORRY… you are not seeing the header.  Sébastien is going to work on that tomorrow when he gets back to work. Well, after a long day of working on the site… I’m off to bed!! Catch you all tomorrow :)

Guest Post – twelveOeight

Tanya from twelveOeight is here today with a super CUTE tutorial for you!!   Enjoy!!   *****   Hello DIY Dreamers! I am so excited to share a fall wreath project with you today.  I’m Tanya and I craft, create and decorate at twelveOeight.  Our family loves decorating for fall every year, but after the pumpkins are on the porch, I like to make a few new things to usher in the falling leaves and chilly mornings.  And, if the project includes easy to find supplies, even better. Enter, the Yarn Pom-Pom Wreath…  I don’t really do any knitting or crocheting, but I cannot pass up … {continue reading}

From Dream To Reality – Linky Party #38

{From Dream to Reality Top 5} from linky party #37   Halloween Decor By: Alderberry Hill   Halloween Miniatures (From Headphones) By: Meeha Meeha ”Spooky Cuties” DIY Earrings By: I Love Doing All Things Crafty   Floor Lamp Tutorial By: Design Stash Pumpkin Cheesecake Bread By: Busy Mom’s Helper Make sure to Grab the Featured Button and wear it proudly…you deserve it :) <div align=”center”><a href=”http://thediydreamer.com” title=”The DIY Dreamer”><img src=”http://i35.photobucket.com/albums/d189/lexieex/The%20DIY%20Dreamer/DIYFeaturedButton.png” alt=”The DIY Dreamer” style=”border:none;” /></a></div> From Dream To Reality is sponsored by: BRAG ABOUT IT My Little Cupcake ”Hand Stamped and Custom Jewelry. Where ONE OF A KIND Jewelry is … {continue reading}

Giveaway – Mommy Made

My friend Maria-Isabel from Mommy Made is here today with a GIVEAWAY!!!  YAY!!! Hello, I’m Maria-Isabel from Mommy Made. I am a wife to an amazing man, and momma to 3 beautiful children. I sometimes have a terrible memory… which is why I blog! SO I dont forget the things that are important to me! I dont want to forget all the little things, the cute facial expressions, the silly conversations, the unique personalities of each of my kids at different ages. Also because, I always loved looking back on pictures and things I did as a kid that my … {continue reading}