Birthday Bonanza Ideas

I am always so inspired by awesome party ideas. I’ve gathered a few fantastic ideas to share with you for this birthday bonanza post. How about this color wheel created out of crepe paper for a colorful art party? The simplicity and colors are so cool. Here’s a selection of multi color party streamers. Art …continue reading

Color of the Year 2012: Tangerine Tango

It is the wonderful start to a brand new year and I am so happy to be here today! One of the most exciting things (in my opinion) that happens every year in December, is that Pantone (the world’s leader in color forecasting) announces the “Color of the Year!” I think this is actually my 3rd …continue reading

Nursery & Wall Art

“So many smiles begin with you”. Darling quote for a nursery or any room for that matter. Erica Turnbow designed this grey nursery with pops of color for her little guy. She also gives instructions on how to make this large nursery wall art. The room wall paint is Olympic Quill (d16-2) Lowes. The darker …continue reading

Ideas For Playroom Fun!

Playroom Fun! Love it, love it, love it! ; ) The bold wall art makes a great statement in this kids play space. The chalkboard rolling bins are the bomb! Check out these wooden storage bins with chalkboard side. More playroom ideas… “Using vintage, repurposed furniture and hand-crafted artwork and fabrics, this space was created for around …continue reading

Car Shirt: For Dad & The Kids

Jessica from The Blue Basket blog created this Car Shirt for dad and the kids. Jessica said,  “All it is is a map painted onto the back of a shirt for the kids to drive their cars on. If daddy comes home exhausted but still wants to play with the kids, he can throw this …continue reading

Air-Dry Stamped Clay Pendants & Link Up Party

As always I am excited to share with you all one of my latest projects… I have been playing with clay lately and came up with some little things, among them there is this Clay Stamped Pendant. TUTORIAL 1 Make a ball with your hands… 2 After make it flat with the help of a roller …continue reading

Winter Games: Activity Sticks for the Kiddos

  Hi everyone! My name is Erin and I’m the DIY wannabe behind How to Nest for Less! I’m excited to be back again guest blogging with Toni at Design Dazzle! Hope you guys enjoy my latest project! So winter isn’t even close to being over and the kiddos are already bored with the same ol’ …continue reading

Superhero: Boys Room, Storage Bins and more…

How to make your own Superhero storage bins shared on Sugar Tot Designs. Love it! This are fabulous DIY bins. They will add that extra special touch. Plus little ones will think that they are so cool! The free Superhero logo templates are also shared at Sugar Tot Designs. Great site. Sugar Tot Designs created …continue reading

Design Dazzle Year in Review

2011 has been a great year (with a couple of bumps here and there)! I’m posting my favorites and some “blog post traffic” favorites of Design Dazzle for 2011. Design Dazzle featured 323 blog posts this past year.  It took a while to choose some favorites. Here you go… What to do with floors in …continue reading

From My Home to Yours…Sharing My Family Christmas Card!!

I decided on a photo booth theme for our Christmas card this year. We set up a white board, tripod and set the self timer on the camera. We literally had a few minutes to take the shots before the battery ran out.  Of course, I would have liked to have had a few extra …continue reading