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Top 11 Things I Learned at a Blog Conference

I had the privilege of attending SNAP 2015 this year.  It was fun and overwhelming and informative all at the same time.  I am not a newbie to conferences.  This is my 6th blog conference (if I remember correctly), so I have learned a thing or two...
by Simply Designing on May 1, 2015

How to make stunning foiled art in minutes

This post is made possible by Minc but all opinions are mine. In January 2015, I had the privilege of attending CHA in Anaheim, CA.  While I was there I met many amazing companies and got a sneak peek of their soon-to-be-released goodies!  There we...
by Simply Designing on Apr 29, 2015

Mothers Day Gift Ideas

If you are looking for fun and creative mothers day gift ideas, I have you covered with the cutest, most creative and most fun Mothers day gift ideas ever!!  I seriously can’t stand the cuteness!  From yummy gifts to the best printables ever,...
by Simply Designing on Apr 28, 2015

Hugs and Kisses ~ simple Father’s Day Gift

I can’t believe how quickly Father’s Day is approaching!  And I don’t know about you, but I always have a hard time finding the perfect gift for my dad, and for my husband!  So this year I have come up with a really fun and simple...
by Simply Designing on Apr 24, 2015

Fix a Broken iPad Screen for under $20 right now

If you own an iPad or an iPhone (or any mobile device or tablet) chances are, at one time or another you’ve had a broken screen.  Knock on wood, I have not.  But the other day while my sweet husband was cleaning his iPad, it slipped out of hi...
by Simply Designing on Apr 22, 2015

My Favorite Gift Ideas for Teachers

The end of the school year is coming close and I am working hard to come up with cute teachers gifts for my children’s teachers!  I have seven teacher gifts to get this year so I always look for ideas that are inexpensive but meaningful.  Use...
by Simply Designing on Apr 21, 2015

DIY Rustic Decor

I love rustic decor!  Just a touch of that worn used look is right up my alley!  In fact I went scavenging with a sweet friend the other day through a  property that was sadly being demolished (don’t worry we had permission) and I came home...
by Simply Designing on Apr 18, 2015

Organize Your Closet

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The International Housewares Association.  All opinions are 100% mine. I am so thankful that spring has finally arrived!  I know some parts of the country are still cold but we finally are in the...
by Simply Designing on Apr 17, 2015

DIY Rustic Napkin Ring

I am absolutely thrilled to be working with Bright Settings to bring you this really fun tutorial today!  I don’t often do tablescapes but I was so excited to take on the challenge to create something beautiful with fun new table linens!  I c...
by Simply Designing on Apr 15, 2015

Free Mother’s Day Card Printable + Gift Idea

I always struggle to find the perfect Mother’s Day gift, do you?  (Don’t even get me started on Father’s Day gifts, yikes!)  I realize that all mother’s are different and what they want (and don’t want) varies.  But t...
by Simply Designing on Apr 13, 2015

How to make a Tearable Monogram Notepad

I am really excited about today’s post and video!  Yes, I am on a total video kick recently!  If you don’t already, you should definitely follow me on YouTube so that you don’t miss any of my exclusive video content!  Go follow m...
by Simply Designing on Mar 21, 2015

DIY Flower Wall Art

Today I am really excited to share another crafty how-to video with you!  Wahoo!  Make sure you follow me on YouTube so that you don’t miss my latest crafty videos!  Today I was challenged by Consumer Crafts and Crafty Hangouts to create a...
by Simply Designing on Mar 21, 2015

DIY Flower Wall Art

Today I am really excited to share another crafty how-to video with you!  Wahoo!  Make sure you follow me on YouTube so that you don’t miss my latest crafty videos!  Today I was challenged by Consumer Crafts and Crafty Hangouts to create a...
by Simply Designing on Mar 21, 2015

How to make a Tearable Monogram Notepad

I am really excited about today’s post and video!  Yes, I am on a total video kick recently!  If you don’t already, you should definitely follow me on YouTube so that you don’t miss any of my exclusive video content!  Go follow m...
by Simply Designing on Mar 21, 2015

How to Make a Gift Box

A big thanks to We R Memory Keepers and HSN for making this post possible today. I love finding new crafty tools and I am always excited when I get to share something completely new with you!  It is one of my favorite parts of my job!   So today I...
by Simply Designing on Mar 20, 2015

How to Make a Gift Box

A big thanks to We R Memory Keepers and HSN for making this post possible today. I love finding new crafty tools and I am always excited when I get to share something completely new with you!  It is one of my favorite parts of my job!   So today I...
by Simply Designing on Mar 20, 2015

DIY Washi Tape Drink Coasters

I love creating crafty videos a few times a month!  Do you follow me on YouTube!?  You really should!  So before I go on, head on over and follow me HERE.  Don’t worry…I’ll wait… Today I was challenged by Consumer Crafts a...
by Simply Designing on Mar 20, 2015

DIY Washi Tape Drink Coasters

I love creating crafty videos a few times a month!  Do you follow me on YouTube!?  You really should!  So before I go on, head on over and follow me HERE.  Don’t worry…I’ll wait… Today I was challenged by Consumer Crafts a...
by Simply Designing on Mar 20, 2015

Our Next Big Project

As you know, we have been slowly working on our home to update and upgrade it and today I am excited to finally reveal our next big project!  One area we have spent significant time and effort on are our floors.  When we moved into our home, our fl...
by Simply Designing on Mar 19, 2015

Our Next Big Project

As you know, we have been slowly working on our home to update and upgrade it and today I am excited to finally reveal our next big project!  One area we have spent significant time and effort on are our floors.  When we moved into our home, our fl...
by Simply Designing on Mar 19, 2015


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