The Handmade Nest is Back!

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Myself and the other ladies of The Handmade Nest have been hard at work planning and organizing our next local craft night and we are absolutely thrilled to be able to share the details of what’s coming up with you today! Without further adieu, we are pleased to announce that our next event will be: […]

Ultimate Craft Room Giveaway!

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Well, I’m super excited for kicking off this week with a fantastic bang. I mean, who doesn’t love a good giveaway, especially if it’s the ULTIMATE CRAFT ROOM GIVEAWAY?! We’ve joined together with members of the 2014 Snap team: Tatertots and Jello | The Crafting Chicks | I Heart Naptime | Whipperberry The Crafted Sparrow | Sweet […]

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Modern Spring Mantle

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This project post is a part of a paid marketing campaign with Snap. Although this post is sponsored the project idea and all opinions expressed are my own. Sometimes a line of clothing or home goods can speak to your heart. It just seems to “get” where you are at in your design style and […]

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Easy Way to Dress Up a Free Printable

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As much as I adore a good free printable, sometimes they can fall flat once they’ve been framed. When I was designing the most recent free prints I’ve offered up, I had this epiphany that some gold glitter would look fantastic when paired with the spring-y party theme. I came up with a ridiculously easy […]

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Top 10 Posts of 2013

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Well, hello there! Thought I forgot about you, right? No way! I’ve really embraced the Christmas Break that my kidlets have been on and I’ve been soaking up all of the extra time I get with them. We’ve rode the Polar Express, baked cookies, visited with family and friends, and played more games of Connect […]

Easy Glittery Deer Christmas Ornament

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I have an exciting announcement to share that I’ve been keeping in for awhile now and today I finally get to let the cat out of the bag! I’m happy to say that I’m the newest contributor over at Craft Test Dummies! I’ll be over there twice a month reviewing some of the latest and […]

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Extreme Art

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This post is brought to you by RoseArt, but all opinions and ideas are 100% my own. My sweet boy, Luke, loves art something fierce. He’ll happily spend countless hours drawing pictures, painting with watercolors, and creating new homes for his various stuffed animals and cars from our discarded cereal boxes. He’ll cut, paste, and […]

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Merry Little Christmas Mod Podge Frame

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This post is brought to you by Plaid, but all opinions and ideas are 100% my own. I just couldn’t wait a moment longer: I had to start getting my stuff together for Christmas. I mean, it’s the most wonderful time of the year, right? There’s just something about the Extreme Glitter Mod Podge that […]

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The Handmade Nest Craft Kits for Sale!

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Since the initial Handmade Nest event in September (which was a total blast!), we’ve had a lot of inquiries about shipping the craft kits to people outside the Arizona area. I totally get it — they were awesome! Today we’re ecstatic to announce that we’ve decided to ship kits, just in time for the holidays! […]

Easy Kids’ Tissue Paper Pumpkins

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I may have mentioned a time or twelve previously that in my past life I was an elementary school teacher. This was back in the days before Pinterest (how did I survive?) and blogs were something that most people, including myself, didn’t quite “get” just yet. Those were the days when I came up with […]

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