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Uniqueness At Its Best

I’m all about being unique! I hope you can get ideas on how to make your home a unique place that you love. I’m a huge Goodwill and thrift store shopper. In this blog I hope to show you how you can turn items from there into unique treasures for your home! I like to do a lot of DIY videos that I hope will inspire you to become creative and find ways to make your life unique!

DIY Large Candy Cane

DIY Large Candy Cane

Ok if you are looking for a fun Christmas decoration then you might want to check this one out. I have been decorating with a lot of Vintage Christmas decorations this year and I want to create a bigger statement item to add near my fireplace mantle. After looking...

DIY Dollar Tree Rudolf

DIY Dollar Tree Rudolf

We have been creating so many different types of Christmas decorations here at The Shabby Tree but we have not done a lot of reindeer items. After digging though my Dollar Tree items I realized that a Dollar Tree plunger can be used to create a fun rudolf. The...

Snowman Tree “2021”

Snowman Tree “2021”

I have been doing a little decorating in our Christmas room at our warehouse. We have a 7 1/2 ft flocked Christmas tree that has a variety of ornaments on it which have been made by our followers. I decided to add another 7 1/2 ft flocked tree but this one is a...

DIY Grater Santa

DIY Grater Santa

I love creating all different types of holiday decor but I really love making things that can light up. A while back I showed our followers how to incorporate a few graters and candles throughout their home for a fun and unique light. Christmas is right around the...

DIY Christmas Tree Sweatshirt

DIY Christmas Tree Sweatshirt

We are always trying to create fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I thought it would be fun to create a Christmas sweatshirt. I really want a fun and unique tree print sweatshirt. We have used a mixture of water and bleach to create some fun t-shirts and...

DIY Grinch Necklace

DIY Grinch Necklace

I love Christmas and I love the Grinch. You can find a lot of Grinch decorations in the stores right now but I don’t seem to see any type of Grinch jewelry. We will be having a Grinch day at The Shabby Tree and I wanted to come up with a way to make a Grinch necklace....

Aluminum Foil Craft

Aluminum Foil Craft

I recently went grocery shopping and for some reason the aluminum foil caught my eye. We have never used aluminum foil for any of our crafts and I thought it would be fun to give it a try. I have a few different ideas for using it but the first item I want to make is...

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Mantel For Christmas “2021” At Our Warehouse

Mantel For Christmas “2021” At Our Warehouse

Well Christmas is quickly approaching and I have been trying to decorate our mantel at our warehouse. This mantel is in our Christmas room and it is where I like to hang all of our employees Christmas stockings. I started decorating it but I was having a hard time...

DIY Tinsel Tree

DIY Tinsel Tree

I seem to be using a lot of tinsel lately and I thought it would be fun to create a quick and easy tinsel tree. You will find a lot of tinsel in the stores right now for Christmas and you can make a variety of this tree in all different sizes. The supplies I will be...

DIY Christmas Star

DIY Christmas Star

I have been struggling on finding the right Christmas decoration for a mantel that I am decorating at our warehouse. This mantel is where I hang all of our employees Christmas stockings. I want something big but I also need a pop of red. After going through my craft...

DIY Vintage Star

DIY Vintage Star

I have been buying this amazing vintage Christmas paper from Marshall’s and I want to use some of it for my crafts. We made a few smaller decorations using it but I think I found a way to create a large decorative star using it. The supplies I will be using are: 1....

DIY Gnome Ornament

DIY Gnome Ornament

I have been searching Amazon lately for some Christmas items and I recently ordered some small Santa hats. As soon as I got these in the mail I knew they would work perfect for a hat to a gnome ornament. The supplies I will be using are: 1. One small santa hat ( you...

DIY Gingerbread Man Ornament Using Dollar Tree Coco Liner

DIY Gingerbread Man Ornament Using Dollar Tree Coco Liner

Christmas is right around around the corner and it is time to get crafting. We have been making a variety of Christmas items here at The Shabby Tree. A few of our followers have been asking for some more gingerbread man ideas. I was digging through my craft supplies...

2021 25 Gift Ideas for Christmas

2021 25 Gift Ideas for Christmas

Ok everyone, Christmas will be here before you know it and I am really trying hard to get my Christmas shopping done early this year. Life seems to be so busy lately, so I decided to order a lot of my gifts online. I try to keep my gift ideas simple and fun. Here you...

DIY Santa Boot

DIY Santa Boot

When it is time to start pulling out the Christmas decorations I seem to notice that I have a variety of Santa’s. I love Christmas and I love decorating for it. You will find a variety of Christmas decorations in the store but I want to try and create a santa boot...

DIY Sewing Jar

DIY Sewing Jar

We are always trying to find ways to use recycled items here at The Shabby Tree and I seem to have a lot of recycled glass jars right now. Christmas is right around the corner and I think we can create a fun gift idea out of one of the jars. The supplies I will be...

DIY Snowman Hat Tree Topper

DIY Snowman Hat Tree Topper

It is time to start pulling out your Christmas trees and thinking about how you want to decorate. When I think about Christmas I think about snowmen and flocked trees. We have made a few different snowmen and snowmen hats here at The Shabby Tree. I recently picked up...

Vintage Ball Christmas Tree

Vintage Ball Christmas Tree

Christmas is right around the corner and I am starting to pull out my decorations. I love vintage Christmas items and I want to create something with a few vintage ball ornaments that I picked up at a local thrift store. We seem to be always creating a variety of...

Christmas Bulb Craft

Christmas Bulb Craft

I find myself in the Dollar Tree a lot and I am always trying to find new items to craft with. The Dollar Tree has a pack of colorful scouring pads that I know we can get creative with. Christmas is right around the corner and the colors of the scouring pads remind me...

Paper Roll Angel

Paper Roll Angel

We have been creating a variety of angels here at The Shabby Tree. I love adding all types of angels throughout my home. It is a dark and gloomy day today which has me wanting to create something that can light up. I have a few battery operated votives and I thought...

DIY Paint Roller Snowman

DIY Paint Roller Snowman

Christmas is quickly approaching and it is time to start thinking about your decorations. When I decorate for Christmas I always love adding a variety of snowmen throughout my house. We are always trying to create unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I know we can...

Coffee Filter Tree

Coffee Filter Tree

Christmas is right around the corner which has me thinking about trees. I keep a variety of trees up in my house all year long but I want to create a small and unique tree. We are always creating a variety of things out of coffee filters and I thought we can create a...

DIY Angel Tree Topper

DIY Angel Tree Topper

I recently got a shipment of angel wings in and as soon as I saw them I knew how I wanted to use them. I keep trees up all year long and I would love to create an angel tree topper. I will be using the wings from my website for this angel but you can use any type of...

DecoArt Craft Using SoSoft

DecoArt Craft Using SoSoft

We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree. Sometimes they are items for your home and other times they are items you can wear. I always like to try and change up clothing items and sometimes it is very easy to do with paint. DecoArt has an...

Front Porch for Halloween “2021”

Front Porch for Halloween “2021”

If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I love Halloween. I love decorating the inside and outside of my home for all Holidays. Here is what I have on my porch right now for Halloween. You will see a scarecrow that we made here at The Shabby...

DIY Pumpkin Snack Bag

DIY Pumpkin Snack Bag

Ok Halloween is quickly approaching and there will be a lot of Halloween parties to plan. I always like giving the kids fun little treats but in a fun way. If you have a party to go to or if you’re giving a party I have a fun way to give out a few snacks. This is very...

Dollar Tree Wood Plaque Makeover

Dollar Tree Wood Plaque Makeover

My Dollar Tree has recently changed to a Dollar Tree Plus. They now have some new items that range from $3.00 to $5.00. One of the new sections had a variety of unfinished wood items. They had a round wood plaque that I knew we could get creative with. This plaque...

Dollar Tree Plus

Dollar Tree Plus

A few people have been telling me that Dollar Tree is changing things up and becoming a Dollar Tree Plus. I thought it was time that I go and check out my Dollar Tree and see for myself. It seems to be true and my Dollar Tree now has certain areas throughout the store...

DIY Pumpkin Treat Bag

DIY Pumpkin Treat Bag

Halloween is right around the corner and it is always fun to give out some Halloween treats. We are always trying to create fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I want to create a fun treat bag. Everyone loves pumpkins for Fall and Halloween so I thought...

DIY Rag Tree

DIY Rag Tree

We are always creating all different kinds of trees here at The Shabby Tree. A few years ago I made a shabby chic rag tree using a tomato cage. I love rag trees but they can be time consuming to make. We have been creating a lot of things out of rag rugs from Five...

Diy Light Up Tree Using Lamp Shades

Diy Light Up Tree Using Lamp Shades

We are always creating a variety of trees here at The Shabby Tree. I love trees, but I also love lights which has me wanting to create a fun and unique light up tree. We use a lot of everyday items for a lot of our crafts and I know we can create an amazing tree using...

DIY Spiral Beaded Tree

DIY Spiral Beaded Tree

Ok, I know it is Fall but some of the stores are starting to put out their Christmas decor. I found myself looking at a lot of the the Christmas decorations and one particular item was catching my eye. You all know that I love trees and I have been seeing a few spiral...

DIY Dollar Tree Toy Snow Shovel

DIY Dollar Tree Toy Snow Shovel

It is time to start thinking about Christmas and how you want to decorate your Christmas Tree. A lot of people seem to love snowmen and I came up with a way to create a fun decoration to mix in with a few snowmen. When I think about snow and snowmen I also think about...

DIY Noodle Tree

DIY Noodle Tree

We recently made an amazing angel ornament using a variety of noodles. There seems to be so many different things that you can create out noodles. You all know that I love trees of all kinds and I thought it would be fun to create a small tree using shell noodles....

A Fun Way To Decorate The Exterior Of Your Home For Halloween

A Fun Way To Decorate The Exterior Of Your Home For Halloween

Ok I am all about having fun and decorating my home for all occasions. It is time to start decorating for Halloween and there is something I have been wanting to try for a few years. I always decorate my porch for Halloween, but this year I wanted to add a little more...

DIY Pumpkin Using Texture By DecoArt

DIY Pumpkin Using Texture By DecoArt

Okay Fall is here and we are all about creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree. I love adding a variety of pumpkins throughout my home for Fall. We can easily turn round placemats into a fun pumpkin but I will be using Americana Decor Texture by DecoArt...

DIY Mug Cover

DIY Mug Cover

You will start seeing so many different holiday mugs being put out in the stores right now which had me thinking about something. I am all about a fun decorative mug and I seem to have a lot of them but I also have a few plain mugs. You can easily turn a few plain...

DIY Two In One Home Decor Item

DIY Two In One Home Decor Item

If you have been following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I love creating things out of recycled items. I seem to have a lot of recycled cans right now and I have a fun idea using a large can. There are so many different things you can create from a...

DIY Purse Using A Pillow Cover

DIY Purse Using A Pillow Cover

I was recently shopping and looking at a variety of pillow covers. You will find so many different pillow covers in the stores right now. As I was looking at them I realized that they would be so easy to turn into a purse. The supplies I will be using are: 1. One...

DIY Noodle Angel

DIY Noodle Angel

I keep trees up all year long and I am always looking for ways to create fun and unique ornaments. We all seem to love Angels of all kinds and you can easily create an angel ornament using a few different noodles. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Two elbow noodles...

Dollar Tree Diy Race Track Pumpkin

Dollar Tree Diy Race Track Pumpkin

We are all about finding ways to create fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree. The Dollar Tree seems to be restocking a lot of their items and the children’s orange race track seems to have caught my eye. Fall is right around the corner which means it is time...

DIY Angel Wings Made From A Wire Hanger

DIY Angel Wings Made From A Wire Hanger

A lot of us seem to love adding angels and angels wings in our home. You will find a variety of different angle wings in the stores but I wanted to find an easy and quick way to create smaller angel wings. The wings we are going to create can be hung any where in your...

DIY Pumpkin Using A Recycled Water Jug

DIY Pumpkin Using A Recycled Water Jug

It is time to start decorating for Fall and one item you must have are a few pumpkins. Pumpkins can be made and created so many different ways. We have created a variety of fun and unique pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree that can be used all throughout your home. I...

Dollar Tree Turkey Carft

Dollar Tree Turkey Carft

The Dollar Tree has been putting out their Fall decor and they seem to have a lot of wooden items. I picked up a few wooden turkey cut outs that I know we can get creative with. A follower of ours sent me one last year and I loved how she added a few Dollar Tree Fall...

DIY Pumpkin Using The Dollar Tree Pumpkin Form

DIY Pumpkin Using The Dollar Tree Pumpkin Form

Fall is approaching and a few of our followers are asking for pumpkin ideas using the Dollar Tree pumpkin form. We have created a few different pumpkins out of this pumpkin form but I have another idea. We are always trying to create unique items here at The Shabby...

Pumpkin Created From A Recycled Coffee Container

Pumpkin Created From A Recycled Coffee Container

Fall and Halloween are quickly approaching which means we have to start creating some pumpkins. I now find myself looking at everything to see how we can turn it into a pumpkin. We are always getting creative here at The Shabby Tree and I feel like we can get very...

Dollar Tree DIY Hair Donut Pumpkin

Dollar Tree DIY Hair Donut Pumpkin

Crafting is all about getting creative and having fun. We try to find ways to create fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree . I was recently in the Dollar Tree and bought a few hair donuts. These hair donuts can be used to easily create some fun and unique...

Pumpkin Makeover Using DecoArt Suede

Pumpkin Makeover Using DecoArt Suede

We all know that the Dollar Tree has been putting out their Fall and Halloween decor. I recently picked up a few of the orange foam pumpkins that everyone loves to craft with. I really want to change things up and try something different. We craft a lot here at The...

Sisal Rope Pumpkin

Sisal Rope Pumpkin

Ok I am getting excited because Fall is right around the corner which means it is time to start creating a variety of pumpkins. We have made so many different types of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree which are all different and unique. I recently picked up some sisal...

Christmas Tree In The Shabby Tree Warehouse “2021”

Christmas Tree In The Shabby Tree Warehouse “2021”

It was time to get a new Christmas Tree for the warehouse. We love to keep a variety of trees up in our warehouse for each holiday. Our Christmas room has a few small trees but we needed a large tree to display all the handmade ornaments from our followers. This is a...

Sock Witch Hat

Sock Witch Hat

We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and we have used socks for a few of them. Fall and Halloween are quickly approaching and I thought it would be fun to create a quick and easy witch hat out of a sock. This will be a smaller witch hat...

DIY Three Dollar Primitive Candle Box

DIY Three Dollar Primitive Candle Box

I love decorating my home with a variety of lights and battery operated candles. The holidays are approaching and the candles and lights always give my home that cozy feel. The Dollar Tree has a variety of gift boxes that caught my eye and you know I had to get a few....

Water Bottle Craft

Water Bottle Craft

I seem to have a lot of empty water bottles and I wanted to find a way to recycle them but in a creative way. We have created a few kids crafts in the past using recycled water bottles and we even created a tree out of them. Fall is right around the corner so I...

Dollar Tree Wooden Pumpkin Makeover

Dollar Tree Wooden Pumpkin Makeover

I have been finding myself in the Dollar Tree a lot lately looking at all of their Fall items. You will find a lot of wooden cut out items in the Dollar Tree right now. I picked up a wooden pumpkin cut that will work perfect for a glitter technique that I am finding...

Dollar Tree Skeleton Makeover

Dollar Tree Skeleton Makeover

Ok we have all been waiting for the Dollar Tree to put out their Fall and Halloween decorations. I went in a few days ago and I got a few plastic skeletons. These skeletons are cute as is but I really wanted to add some sparkle to them. I know a lot of you don’t like...

DIY Dollar Tree Plate Pumpkin

DIY Dollar Tree Plate Pumpkin

I was recently in the Dollar Tree walking up and down all of isles. A few orange glass plates caught my eye and I knew exactly what I wanted to create with them as soon as I saw them. It is time to start thinking about Fall decorations and these orange plates will...

DIY Dollar Tree Coco Liner Pumpkin

DIY Dollar Tree Coco Liner Pumpkin

Ok we are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree. We have a very creative group of followers here and one of our amazing followers shared an idea that I just knew I had to try. The supplies I will be using are: 1 One coco liner from the Dollar...

DIY Decorative Notebook

DIY Decorative Notebook

Here at The Shabby Tree I try to get everyone to keep a Shabby Tree notebook. This is a notebook for you to write down the crafts that you want to do and the supplies you might need. We have created different types of notebooks here at The Shabby Tree and we also have...

DIY Mop Pumpkin Wreath

DIY Mop Pumpkin Wreath

We have been very busy here at The Shabby Tree getting a head start on our Fall decor. Fall is right around the corner and it is time to start creating a few decorations. I recently picked up a few different types of mop heads that will create a fun and unique pumpkin...

DIY Paint Roller Pumpkin

DIY Paint Roller Pumpkin

Fall is quickly approaching and it is time to start thinking about creating some fun and unique Fall decor. We create a lot of things here at The Shabby Tree and we usually try to create unique items. When I think about Fall I think about pumpkins. I want to create a...

DIY Rag Strip Pumpkin

DIY Rag Strip Pumpkin

We have recently been creating a lot of different items using rags strips from a Five Below rug. Fall is right around the corner which has me wanting to try and create a pumpkin out of these strips. I know there are many ways that we can create a pumpkin but I think I...

DIY Decorative Glass Jar

DIY Decorative Glass Jar

Summer is coming to an end and the holidays are quickly approaching. We are always creating things here at The Shabby Tree and I love to use a variety of glitters for the holidays. I recently discovered two products by DecoArt that I have been wanting to use. The...

DIY Stenciled Cardboard Pumpkin

DIY Stenciled Cardboard Pumpkin

The Dollar Tree is putting out all of their Fall items and a few wooden items caught my eye. They have wooden Halloween cut outs that would work perfect as a stencil. We create a lot of items out of cardboard here at The Shabby Tree and I just know that this item will...

DIY Book Pumpkin

DIY Book Pumpkin

I have been going to the Dollar Tree a lot lately and waiting for all the new Fall items to hit the shelf. The Dollar Tree is a great place to walk around and find ways to get creative. I recently picked up a few paper back books from the Dollar Tree and I just know...

DIY Faux Primitive Candle

DIY Faux Primitive Candle

We are always crafting here at The Shabby Tree and we are always trying to create fun and unique items. I was recently coloring paint rollers for a pumpkin craft and our followers thought it would be fun to create a candle out of them. This seems very easy to create...

DIY Decorative Corn

DIY Decorative Corn

I recently bought doll house shingles from Hobby Lobby and I have been trying to find a few things to create with them. Summer will soon be coming to an end and it will be time to start decorating for Fall. A few of our followers have suggested that we try making corn...

DIY Bushel Basket Pumpkin

DIY Bushel Basket Pumpkin

It is time to start thinking about Fall and I want to make a few fun and unique pumpkins for my porch. I was in Hobby Lobby and I found a few bushel baskets that I just knew would make a fun pumpkin. I will be using two bushel baskets for one pumpkin. A few other...

DIY Dollar Tree Cutting Board Pumpkin

DIY Dollar Tree Cutting Board Pumpkin

It is time to start thinking ahead to Fall and my mind is on pumpkins. When I think about Fall I think about adding a variety of pumpkins throughout my home. I was in the Dollar Tree and they are starting to put out all of their Fall. As I walked around the Dollar...

Dollar Tree Self-Adhesive Wall Tile Craft

Dollar Tree Self-Adhesive Wall Tile Craft

Ok the Dollar Tree is stocking their shelves with a lot of new items. They are now carrying a variety of self- adhesive wall tiles which I know we can get very creative with. The first thing I want to create using these wall tiles is a tree container. They have a...

DIY Faux Wood Pumpkin

DIY Faux Wood Pumpkin

Fall is right around the corner and I am ready to start creating some fun and unique pumpkins. I have been seeing a lot of wooden pumpkins and I just knew we could easily create a few faux wooden pumpkins. We have been using a lot if foam board here at The Shabby Tree...

DIY Balloon Pumpkins

DIY Balloon Pumpkins

It is time to start thinking about Fall and I always like to add a variety of pumpkins throughout my home. I love adding pumpkins to my dough bowls and tiered trays. We have made a variety of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree but I think we can create some fun and...

DIY Church Lantern

DIY Church Lantern

I recently got the Oxidized Tin Designer Finishes by DecoArt and I thought it would work amazing for creating a lantern. We are always using everyday items for crafting here at The Shabby Tree and I just knew we could use a cereal box to create a lantern. I want this...

DIY Dollar Tree Splatter Screen Pumpkin

DIY Dollar Tree Splatter Screen Pumpkin

We are always crafting and creating unique items here at The Shabby Tree. Fall is around the corner and we have made a pumpkin in the past using 3 splatter screens. After looking at the splatter screens I thought we could get creative and create a single pumpkin from...

DIY Dollar Tree Gift Box Pumpkin Set

DIY Dollar Tree Gift Box Pumpkin Set

I always like to go to the Dollar Tree and try to find items to get creative with. We are always trying to create unique items here at The Shabby Tree. It is time to start thinking about Fall which is why a set of gift boxes screamed pumpkins to me. This set of three...

Rag Rug DIY Tree

Rag Rug DIY Tree

I recently bought some amazing rag rugs from Five Below and I just can’t believe they are only $5.00. These rugs will give you amazing pieces of material. There are so many things you can create with these rugs. I want to create some fun and colorful trees out of the...

DIY Metal Gingerbread Man

DIY Metal Gingerbread Man

We have been celebrating Christmas in July here at The Shabby Tree and I wanted to create something fun and different for Christmas. I recently picked up a metal ribbon at Hobby Lobby that I have been wanting to get creative with. After looking at it I thought we...

DIY Foam Board Message Board

DIY Foam Board Message Board

If you are following The Shabby Tree then you know I love using message boards. We have made a variety of message boards here at The Shabby Tree but I want to make one using some of my peek and stick wallpaper. This will be very quick and easy to make. The supplies I...

DIY Craft Stick Snowman

DIY Craft Stick Snowman

When you’re a crafter you tend to have a lot of craft sticks in your supplies. I am starting to work on my Christmas crafts and I just know we can easily create a snowman out of a few craft sticks. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Jumbo craft sticks (I get these...

Container Makeover Using Napkins

Container Makeover Using Napkins

You can find so many different types of containers in your local thrift stores. I love to buy containers and get creative with them. Decorating your home does not have to cost a fortune. It is very easy to change an item to match your decor. I recently found a small...

Thrift Store Makeover Using A Paper Placemat

Thrift Store Makeover Using A Paper Placemat

I recently stopped in my local thrift store and found a metal container for 99 cents. This looks like a popcorn tin from Christmas but I knew we could get creative with it. If you are following The Shabby Tree then you probably know that I want to turn this container...

DIY Faux Awning

DIY Faux Awning

I was in Hobby Lobby and I happened to see a paper awning. We are always trying to create fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I just knew this would be a unique item. This is a paper awning but we can get creative and turn it into a faux metal awning. The...

Decorative Wooden Carrier Using DecoArt Designer Finishes

Decorative Wooden Carrier Using DecoArt Designer Finishes

I have been experimenting with Designer Finishes by DecoArt and I wanted to give it a try on a wooden carrier that I recently purchased. The Designer Finishes come in a variety of finishes but I will be using the Salt Wash Beach finish. If you are following The Shabby...

DIY Dollar Tree Pumpkin Box

DIY Dollar Tree Pumpkin Box

I was recently in the Dollar Tree and found a lot of round paper mache boxes. These boxes are birthday boxes but I just knew we could get creative with them. They are round boxes so I thought we could create them into a pumpkin box for Fall. The supplies I will be...

DIY Wooden Mason Jar Snowman Head

DIY Wooden Mason Jar Snowman Head

I recently ordered some fun wooden mason jar cutouts from Amazon that are fun to craft with. There are so many things you can create out of this wooden cutout but I seem to have Christmas on my mind. You can easily turn this wooden cut out into a fun snowman head. The...

DIY Dollar Tree Pallet Pumpkins

DIY Dollar Tree Pallet Pumpkins

It is time to start thinking ahead for Fall so you are ready when it is time to decorate. I seem to always find myself in the Dollar Tree and I recently picked up a few small wooden craft pallets. As soon as I saw them I knew that we could easily turn them into fun...

Rit Dye DIY

Rit Dye DIY

I am always crafting and I like to stain fabric and lace with instant coffee for a lot of my crafts. We have been getting creative with different colored stains lately and I decided I wanted to experiment with Rit Dye. I have never used Rit Dye before but I knew it...

DIY Yarn Pumpkin

DIY Yarn Pumpkin

When you’re a crafter you are always thinking about the next holiday. I have been trying to come up with some different ways to create some smaller pumpkins. The Dollar Tree has been putting out packs of styrofoam balls which gave me an idea for a quick and easy...

DIY Shutter Snowman

DIY Shutter Snowman

I love antiques and I always love creating things out of old items. I have an old white chippy shutter that I got from a local antique store and I wanted to create something with it. A few of the stores seem to be putting a few Christmas items out which gave me the...

DIY Decorative Watermelon Slices

DIY Decorative Watermelon Slices

A follower of ours sent me an idea for some amazing decorative watermelon slices that she saw in the Country Living magazine. As soon as I saw them I knew they would make the cutest decoration for Fourth of July and that we would have to give them a try. The supplies...

DIY Watermelon Door Hanger

DIY Watermelon Door Hanger

I recently asked my followers what they wanted to see me create more of and a few of them said door hangers. One of our amazing followers sent me an idea that she saw in Country Sampler magazine for a watermelon door hanger. As soon as I saw it I knew we had to give...

DIY Jack-O-Lantern Bucket

DIY Jack-O-Lantern Bucket

I love decorating for Fall and Halloween and I love creating fun and unique decor. Pumpkins are always a must have decoration for me for Fall but I want to create a fun and unique jack-o-lantern. I want a jack-o-lantern that looks rustic and can be used year after...

DIY Faux Wood Barn

DIY Faux Wood Barn

If you love the look of the old red barns then you will love this DIY. I wanted to create a large red barn that I can set on my fireplace place mantle and I want it to look like wood. We have recently used foam board to create faux wooden items which turned out...

DIY Bling Wedding Bouquet

DIY Bling Wedding Bouquet

My daughter is getting married in October and we are trying to come up with some decorations. If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you all know I am always crafting and trying to create fun and unique things. One of my favorite items to use when crafting is bling....

DIY Colored Foam Roses

DIY Colored Foam Roses

Ok I found myself in Hobby Lobby again and they had packs of white foam roses on sale. I knew as soon as I saw them that they would look amazing colored. We recently used a colored wash tint to create coffee filter roses and I want to see if we can use it on these...

Exterior Home Paint Makeover

Exterior Home Paint Makeover

The paint on the outside of our home has started to fade and it is time to repaint. I want a total change and I have been looking at a variety of colors. Our house is now a shade of green and I wanted something light this time around. I knew I wanted all of trim and...

DIY Spackle Pumpkin

DIY Spackle Pumpkin

I have been experimenting with Spackling Paste the last few days and I realized there are so many ways to get creative with it. We are always trying to find ways to create fun and unique things here at The Shabby Tree. I’m thinking ahead and I realized we can easily...

DIY Cheesecloth Flowers

DIY Cheesecloth Flowers

I recently coffee stained a lot of cheesecloth and I have been trying to find a few things to create out of it. There are so many things to do with cheesecloth but today we are going to make a flower. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Cheesecloth 2. Hot glue 3....

DIY Wooden Shim Craft

DIY Wooden Shim Craft

I was going through my craft items and I came across a large frame mat. This mat was from a frame that I used for a different craft. After looking at the mat I thought it would be fun to add a few wooden shims as a backdrop to create a sign. A few other items I will...

DIY Storage Table

DIY Storage Table

When decorating my home I always try to find pieces of furniture that have storage space. I like to have places to store and hide small items. You can find a lot of furniture that will have storage space but I wanted something fun and unique. I found a very easy way...

DIY Clothes Pin Flag

DIY Clothes Pin Flag

I love decorating with Americana decorations but I always love to have them for Fourth of July. We have created a variety of Americana items here at The Shabby Tree but I wanted to make something quick and easy. We have done a lot of crafts using clothes pins and I...

DIY Recycled Pitcher

DIY Recycled Pitcher

We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and we try to use recycled items for a lot of them.I recently saw someone turn a recycled can good into a pitcher and I just knew I had to give it a try. You can create this pitcher a variety of ways...

DIY Noodle Booster Pumpkin

DIY Noodle Booster Pumpkin

If you shop in the Dollar Tree then you might have seen noodle boosters. You will find these by the pool noodles. One of our amazing followers shared the idea of turning these noodle boosters into pumpkins and I thought we would give it a try. The supplies I will be...

DIY Pop Up Barrel

DIY Pop Up Barrel

I was recently shopping in Walmart and I came across a few pop up hampers. These hampers are very popular for college students and work great for holding laundry. I bought a few of them because i think we can easily change them up and create the look of a barrel. The...

DIY Broom Angel

DIY Broom Angel

I was shopping in a store called Pop Shelf and I came across some small corn whisk brooms. We are always trying to get creative here at The Shabby Tree and I just knew we could make something fun out of these brooms. As I was looking at the broom I decided it would be...

DIY Napkin Apron

DIY Napkin Apron

Ok we seem to create a lot of things here at The Shabby Tree out of paper napkins. One of our amazing followers sent me an apron made out of napkins that I knew we had to make. This is so easy to make and you can use any print napkin that you want. The supplies I will...

DIY Faux Milk Bottles

DIY Faux Milk Bottles

Ok I am a big coffee drinker and I love my flavored half and half. We are always trying to find ways to use our recycled items here at the Shabby Tree. I have accumulated a lot of half and half containers and I came up with a fun way to use them throughout my home....

DIY Faux Wagon Wheel

DIY Faux Wagon Wheel

Ok everyone there seems to be a lot of pool noodles in the stores right now. We have created a few items using pool noodles but we are going to get creative with them again. I recently bought a bunch of pool noodles from the Dollar Tree and we are going to use two of...

DIY Braided Americana Wreath

DIY Braided Americana Wreath

Ok I recently made a braided wreath that a lot of people seemed to really like. A few people were suggesting that I try making one in red, white and blue for Fourth of July. I was in Hobby Lobby and I found the perfect ribbon to create an Americana braided wreath. The...

DIY Braided Nautical Rope Wreath

DIY Braided Nautical Rope Wreath

Ok I love looking on Pinterest and I have been seeing a variety of wreaths made out of nautical rope. I recently picked up a lot of cream nautical rope from the Dollar Tree. You can easily make a beautiful nautical rope wreath for $9.00. I love this idea because this...

DIY 3D Cardboard Star

DIY 3D Cardboard Star

When you’re a crafter you are always trying to find different ways to be creative. We have been creating a lot of fun and unique items out of cardboard here at The Shabby Tree. If you are following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I love to keep artificial...

DIY Spool

DIY Spool

I love decorating my home with old antique items and I recently found some old antique spools. Old wooden spools are an amazing item to craft with but also to decorate with. You can create so many things out of an old wooden spool. After looking at the spools that I...

DIY Faux Milk Can

DIY Faux Milk Can

I love adding a variety of antiques throughout my home and one of my favorite finds is an old milk can. You can place a milk can any where in your home and I have mine in my foyer. If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you know that I like to keep trees up all year...

Dollar Tree Styrofoam Cooler Makeover

Dollar Tree Styrofoam Cooler Makeover

I went to the Dollar Tree and they were just putting out a bunch of styrofoam coolers. As soon as I saw them I knew I had to get one. I am always trying to tell everyone to look at things in a different way and see what you can create out of it. The shape of the...

Thrift Store Makeover To Look Like faux Cream Ware

Thrift Store Makeover To Look Like faux Cream Ware

Ok I finally went and checked out my local thrift store. It has been a while since I have been to any thrift store. I love going to thrift stores to find items that we can change up and get creative with. Today I found a lot of glass items and I knew right away that I...

DIY Decorative Chicken Feeder

DIY Decorative Chicken Feeder

It is time to start decorating your porch for summer and I want to create a few fun containers for flowers. I love antiques but sometimes they can cost a lot. Old antique containers are always one of my favorite items for flowers. I have been looking at old chicken...

DIY Small Primitive Barrel

DIY Small Primitive Barrel

Here at The Shabby Tree we are always looking at things and trying to see what we can create out them. I was cleaning up in our kitchen at work and came across an empty pretzel container. As soon as I saw it I knew it was going to make an amazing primitive barrel. The...

DIY Cardboard Barn Star

DIY Cardboard Barn Star

When you love to craft you are always looking for different items to use for crafting. If you are following The Shabby Tree then you already know that we do a lot of crafts using cardboard. One home decoration that a lot of people love to use in their home is a large...

DIY Beehive Using Craft Sticks

DIY Beehive Using Craft Sticks

Summer is right around the corner and it is time to start decorating. I have been seeing a lot of decor with bumble bees and beehive’s. We recently made an amazing twine beehive but I believe I have a very quick and easy way to create a beehive decoration. The...

DIY Twine Crescent Moon

DIY Twine Crescent Moon

I have been seeing a lot of wire wreath forms in the Dollar Tree lately and I have been trying to find some creative ways to use them. You can always create a fun and unique wreath but I wanted something different. I saw a few moon and star decorations and I thought...

DIY Primitive Rag Bow

DIY Primitive Rag Bow

If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you have heard me say that I am not a good bow maker. I love to incorporate bows onto wreaths but I just never seem to like how mine turn out. After doing a little research I have realized there is an easy way to create a rag...

DIY Faux Wood Wreath

DIY Faux Wood Wreath

If you are following The Shabby Tree then you know I have been trying to find different ways to create faux wood. I have been using a lot of foam board and cardboard but I decided to try using a pool noodle. The stores seem to be low on grapevine wreaths lately which...

Paper Placemat Craft Using A Picnic Basket

Paper Placemat Craft Using A Picnic Basket

I recently discovered paper placemats and I think I’m hooked. Being a crafter I can’t believe that I have never heard of paper placemats. These are an amazing item to use for crafting. You can find these in a few stores and on Amazon. You will see me using these a lot...

DIY Flower Using Recycled Paper Towel Roll

DIY Flower Using Recycled Paper Towel Roll

When you are a crafter you seem to save everything. I have accumulated a lot of paper towel rolls and I wanted to create something fun with them. Summer is right around the corner and I thought it would be fun to make a flower with a recycled paper towel roll. The...

DIY Toothpick Sprig

DIY Toothpick Sprig

I started decorating my Americana tree and I wanted to create something fun to add to it. When decorating for Fourth of July I always love adding a little red sparkle to my decorations. After going through my craft supplies I decided that we can create something fun...

DIY Puzzle Tree

DIY Puzzle Tree

Ok a few years ago I found some wooden puzzle trees in Walmart at Christmas time and I just loved them. They were two pieces of wood that fit together like a puzzle to form a wooden tree. I have recently been creating a few items out of foam board and we have been...

DIY Clip On Flowers

DIY Clip On Flowers

Spring is here and it is time to start decorating. I always like to add flowers throughout my house for Spring and Summer. If you are part of The Shabby Tree then you all know that I keep trees up throughout my home all year long. I wanted to create a fun and easy way...

DIY Small Wooden Table

DIY Small Wooden Table

Ok so if you’re following The Shabby Tree then you all know I found this round piece of wood in Home Depot that I seem to be obsessed with. This piece of wood is almost 18 inches wide and it is only $9.00. We have been making a few different items with this piece of...

DIY Decorative Wooden Tray

DIY Decorative Wooden Tray

I was shopping in Home Depot and I happened to find a large round piece of wood. This piece of wood is 17 and a half inches wide which will work perfect for creating a tray. I knew as soon as I saw it that I had to buy a few. This piece of wood can be used for so many...

DIY Cardboard Barrel

DIY Cardboard Barrel

We are always creating fun and unique things here at The Shabby Tree. I wanted to try and create a fun container that we can use for a tree or flowers. My house is full of old antique furniture and I always love adding a variety of old buckets and containers...

DIY Americana Garden Gnome

DIY Americana Garden Gnome

Ok I can’t believe it but it is May already. I’m trying to add a few fun Americana decorations throughout my yard for Memorial Day and Fourth of July. After digging through my craft supplies I realized I have a lot of terra cotta pots. We can quickly and very easily...

DIY Faux Wood Using Foam Board

DIY Faux Wood Using Foam Board

I have been doing some spring cleaning throughout my home and I always like to use old wooden crates for storage. You can find all types of wooden crates in a variety of stores and sometimes they can be pricey. I did a little research and realized that we can create...

DIY Hanging Flower Container

DIY Hanging Flower Container

Summer is here and I always love adding flowers throughout my home. We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I wanted a fun way to hang a few artificial flowers in my home. I found a way to create a quick and easy container that can be...

DIY Rusty Cardboard Angel

DIY Rusty Cardboard Angel

Ok I seem to be giving everything an old rusty look lately. I started using an amazing product by DecoArt called Designer Finishes and I seem to be hooked on the rustic metal finish. This is an easy product to use and it allowed me to turn a piece of cardboard into a...

DIY Note Pad Or Photo Holder

DIY Note Pad Or Photo Holder

We recently created an amazing lantern using 8x10 picture frames but we did not use the back of the picture frame. You can create a variety of things using the back of a picture frame but I want to create a note pad holder. The supplies I will be using are: 1. The...

DIY Rusted Tin Bucket

DIY Rusted Tin Bucket

I am always trying to find old and rusty tin items to add to my home decor. It is hard to find certain items and I recently came across a product by DecoArt called Designer Finishes. They have different types of finishes but I will be using the rusty tin finish. This...

DIY Dollar Tree Rusty Funnel Tree

DIY Dollar Tree Rusty Funnel Tree

If you have been following The Shabby Tree then you all know how much I love trees of all kinds. I recently came across a product by DecoArt called Designer Finishes. After playing around with this product I just knew we could create a fun and unique rusty funnel...

Dollar Tree Wooden Mason Jar Makeover

Dollar Tree Wooden Mason Jar Makeover

The Dollar is putting out their Americana decorations and they have a wooden color your own mason jar decoration. I knew as soon as I saw it that I wanted to do a fun makeover with it. There is so much you can do with unfinished wooden items. Looking at it I just knew...

Playing Cards Americana Decoration

Playing Cards Americana Decoration

I was in the Dollar Tree and I happen to see a pack of Playing cards. The cards are red and blue which right away gave me an idea for a fun and easy craft. It will soon be Memorial Day and Fourth of July and we can easily create some fun Americana decorations using...

Creating Lace Images On Glass

Creating Lace Images On Glass

I always love adding a variety of lights throughout my home and I always love lanterns. We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I wanted an easy way to create a few lace images on a lantern. I have a variety of lace curtains that I am...

DIY Wedding Card Holder

DIY Wedding Card Holder

There seems to be a few people I know that are having a wedding soon and a few of them are part of our Shabby Tree Crew. It is always fun to decorate for a wedding and I have been trying to come up with a fun and unique way to hold the wedding cards. You want a spot...

DIY Tin Can Lantern

DIY Tin Can Lantern

If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I love having lights of all kind throughout my home. Since summer is right around the corner I have been trying to come up with a few ways to create different types of lanterns. We have been doing a few...

Primitive Clothespin Candles

Primitive Clothespin Candles

I am always trying to find ways to create fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree. We seem to use wooden shims for a lot of our crafts and I thought it would be fun to mix them with a few wooden clothespins. We can easily combine these two items to create a few...

Tin Can Storage Containers

Tin Can Storage Containers

We have been getting creative with recycled tin cans here at The Shabby Tree. A tin can makes a great craft item and can be used so many different ways. I am getting ready to change out my two tiered tray from Easter to Americana. I thought it would be fun to use a...

DIY Jute Bee Hive

DIY Jute Bee Hive

I love decorating throughout my home for all holidays and seasons. Spring is here and I have been seeing a lot of home decor items with bees. We are always crafting and creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I thought it would be fun to create a...

Recycled Tin Can Carrier

Recycled Tin Can Carrier

I seem to save a lot of recycled items for crafting and I seem to have a lot of tin cans. We have been creating a few different items using tin cans but this one seems to be my favorite so far. When you are a crafter you seem to have a lot of paint brushes, scissors...

DIY Picket Fence Container

DIY Picket Fence Container

Spring is here and I love having flowers throughout my home. I am always recycling and saving items to create fun and unique things with. You can create a fun container for a few flowers using a recycled can and a few wooden shims. The supplies I will be using are: 1....

DIY White Picket Edging Chandelier

DIY White Picket Edging Chandelier

We have been creating a variety of lanterns and chandeliers here at The Shabby Tree. Everyone seems to be having a hard time finding the plastic fencing from the Dollar Tree that we recently used for a chandelier so I went searching for some other options. There are...

DIY Yard Turtle

DIY Yard Turtle

Spring is here and I am always trying to create fun and unique items for my yard. I was in the Dollar Tree and I bought a few items that I knew would work perfect for creating a turtle. This turtle will look so cute any where in your yard. The supplies I will be using...

DIY Paint Splatter Jeans

DIY Paint Splatter Jeans

Ok sometimes I can be a messy crafter and it appears that I got green paint on my new jeans. I have been seeing a few boutiques sell paint splatter jeans and I figured now would be a great time to create my own. Since I already have some green paint on my jeans I knew...

Diy Flag T-shirt

Diy Flag T-shirt

If you have been following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I love creating fun and unique items. Summer is right around the corner and it is time to start thinking about Memorial Day and Fourth of July. I have an idea for a fun and unique flag t-shirt. The...

DIY Americana Canvas Shoes

DIY Americana Canvas Shoes

Summer is right around the corner and it is time to start thinking ahead for Fourth of July. If you love dressing in all your red, white and blue then you might want to give this DIY a try. I was shopping in Walmart and I bought a pair of white canvas slip on shoes....

DIY Wooden Paint Stick Box

DIY Wooden Paint Stick Box

Ok Mother’s Day will soon be here and I have been trying to think of some fun ways to give your mother or friend some flowers. We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I thought it would be fun to create a decorative box for some...

DIY Dollar Tree Plastic Bowl Lamp

DIY Dollar Tree Plastic Bowl Lamp

I recently saw a few lamps created out of Dollar Tree plastic bowls and I am here to give it a try. We have created a few different lamps here at The Shabby Tree but this is one I think you will all want to give a try.         The supplies I am...

DIY Decorative Security Box Cover

DIY Decorative Security Box Cover

We have a home security system and of course the main box for it is right on the wall in my foyer. I love decorating my home and I just don’t like how the security box is one of the first things you see when walking into my home. You can purchase decorative covers to...

DIY Lighted Flag

DIY Lighted Flag

Now that Easter is over I am starting to pull out all of my Americana decorations. We recently created a few patriotic items here at The Shabby Tree but I want to try and create a flag that we can add lights too. I am always trying to use recycled items for a lot of...

DIY Faux Stained Glass Window

DIY Faux Stained Glass Window

I love antiques and I always love going antique shopping. One of my favorite items that I found a few years ago is an old stained glass window. You can hang and old stained glass window any where in your home. The stained glass windows in the antique stores can be a...

DIY Decorative Crown

DIY Decorative Crown

I was in Home Depot today and found myself out in the garden center. It is Spring so they are fully stocked on flowers and yard items. As I was walking down the isle a piece of plastic edging caught my eye. As soon as I saw the this piece of plastic edging I knew what...

DIY Patriotic Cotton Pinwheel

DIY Patriotic Cotton Pinwheel

We are always crafting here at The Shabby Tree and we are always finding unique items to craft with. I have started pulling out my Americana decor and I wanted to create a few fun items for my Americana tree. We recently created a fun flower out of cotton rounds and I...

DIY Faux Grater Light

DIY Faux Grater Light

I love decorating and I love being unique. Last year I gathered a variety of graters and placed them on a cutting board in my kitchen. I added some greenery and a few battery operated candles to the graters and it turned out to be a fun and unique light display. Not...

DIY Dollar Tree Solar Chandelier

DIY Dollar Tree Solar Chandelier

If you have been following The Shabby Tree then you all know I am obsessed with all kinds of lighting. Spring is here and it is time to start decorating the yard. We spend a lot of our time out in our yard for the summer and I always like to add a lot of solar lights...

Vinyl Ceiling Tile Makeover

Vinyl Ceiling Tile Makeover

I found myself walking around Home Depot today and I came across a fun and unique ceiling tile. This ceiling tile can be used for so many different things in your home. It would make an amazing backsplash in a kitchen. I love old ceiling tins and I knew I had to buy a...

Kitchen Makeover Reveal

Kitchen Makeover Reveal

We have lived in our home for over 18 years and it was time to redo our kitchen. I wanted to keep it simple and I did not want to spend a lot of money. The main thing that needed an update was our kitchen counter . Our kitchen counter was way out of date and I was not...

DIY Dollar Tree Canvas Cross

DIY Dollar Tree Canvas Cross

It is Easter weekend and I thought it would be a great time to create a cross. We use a lot of items from the Dollar Tree here at The Shabby Tree and I seem to have a lot of their canvases. The Dollar Tree has a wooden craft section and I recently picked up a wooden...

DIY Paper Carrot Goody Bag

DIY Paper Carrot Goody Bag

It is Spring and Easter and I am always about giving fun little gifts. I wanted a fun way to give out some Easter candy but I did not want to place it in an egg. Carrots are always a popular Spring and Easter item so I thought it would be fun to create a paper carrot...

DIY Two Dollar Bird House

DIY Two Dollar Bird House

You know Spring is here when you wake up in the morning to the sound of all of the chirping birds. They will be looking for places to start building their nests. I was in the Dollar Tree and found two items that will easily create a fun bird house. The supplies I will...

DIY Faux Colander light

DIY Faux Colander light

I love lights and I always love fun and unique lights. Last summer we placed battery lights into old colanders and it created fun lights. There are so many different types of colanders out there but I thought it would be fun to try and create our own colander. It can...

Our Shabby Tree Surprise

Our Shabby Tree Surprise

I started The Shabby Tree in October of 2018 as a way to share my creative ideas and inspire others to be unique in their home and everyday fashion. I have always loved decorating and crafting since I was a little girl so I thought it would be fun to do the things I...

Dough Bowl For Spring

Dough Bowl For Spring

Spring is here and I have been decorating throughout my home. I am trying to keep things more simple this year and finding quick and easy ways to decorate. We all love a dough bowl and I always love my battery operated candles. I always like to add a lot of green...

DIY Primitive Scoop

DIY Primitive Scoop

If you love an old wooden dough bowl or wooden scoop then you will want to check out this craft idea. I love decorating with old dough bowls and old wooden scoops but they seem very hard to find. They are always fun to add candles too and display throughout your home....

DIY Primitive Tassel Angel

DIY Primitive Tassel Angel

I seem to find myself scrolling through Amazon a lot lately and I recently ordered rusty angel wings. When they arrived I was so excited to create my angel. I knew I wanted this angel to look more primitive but I also wanted it to be quick and easy to make. The...

DIY Mop Pad Flag

DIY Mop Pad Flag

The weather is getting warmer and when I think of summer I always think of Fourth of July. I love decorating my home with Americana decor for the summer. We have made a variety of Americana decorations here at The Shabby Tree but I am always for a quick and easy DIY....

DIY Whisk Butterfly

DIY Whisk Butterfly

Spring is here which means summer will be here soon and so will the butterflies. I love to sit on my porch and see the butterflies go to my flowers. We are always creating here at The Shabby Tree and I thought it would be fun to create a few butterflies to add to my...

DIY Decorative Glass Jar

DIY Decorative Glass Jar

You can find all type of glass jars in the Dollar Tree and there are so many different ways to change them up. We seem to use napkins for a lot of our crafts here at The Shabby Tree and I recently found a beautiful one that I have been wanting to use. Napkins are...

DIY Faux Metal Gate

DIY Faux Metal Gate

One item that I love having in my living room is my old metal gate that I have in front of my fireplace mantle. The piece of gate that I have is an old silver piece of metal gate that I picked up at a local antique store. I love hanging different wreaths on it...

DIY Owl Wind Chime

DIY Owl Wind Chime

Well now that Spring is here and it is time to start enjoying the outside I thought it would be fun to create a wind chime. I seem to be on an owl kick lately so I thought it would be fun to creat an owl wind chime. This wind chime is easy and made from recycled...

DIY Decorative Bird Cage

DIY Decorative Bird Cage

I started decorating for Spring and Easter and I wanted to create something fun for my front porch. We recently made a few bird nests here at The Shabby Tree which has me wanting to create a bird cage. If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I...

DIY Aluminum Owl

DIY Aluminum Owl

We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and we use a lot of everyday items to create them. I found myself in the Dollar Tree again this week and the aluminum oval roasting pan caught my eye. I new as soon as I saw it that it would make the...

DIY Glass Block Light

DIY Glass Block Light

We all love decorating our homes and if you’re like me then you might like adding a variety of lights throughout your home. I’m a huge crafter so I like to create fun and unique items. I found some amazing glass blocks in Hobby Lobby that can be turned into a fun and...

DIY Dollar Tree Canvas Lantern

DIY Dollar Tree Canvas Lantern

I love adding battery operated candles throughout my house and I always love to put them in lanterns. If you have been following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I love incorporating lace items into my decor. We are always crafting here at The Shabby Tree...

DIY Small Decorative Ladder

DIY Small Decorative Ladder

We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and we recently created an amazing blanket ladder. I thought it would be fun to create a small ladder that can be used as a decoration or for holding a hand towel. The supplies I will be using for...

DIY Spoon Bunny Head

DIY Spoon Bunny Head

I am decorating my trees for Easter so when I am out and about I am always looking for different ornaments. You will find a lot of Easter decorations in the stores right now but I want something fun and different. We are always creating a variety of decorations here...

Spring And Easter Tree At The Shabby Tree Warehouse

Spring And Easter Tree At The Shabby Tree Warehouse

Here at The Shabby Tree we keep trees up at our warehouse for every holiday all year long. Since we moved I have been behind on getting our Spring and Easter tree back up and decorated. This is a 7.5 feet tree that is fully decorated with items created by our talented...

DIY Chip And Dip Flower

DIY Chip And Dip Flower

If you’re like me then you walk around the Dollar Tree and look at things to see what you can turn them into. I was walking through the Dollar Tree and I came across a plastic chip and dip tray and I knew as soon as I saw it that it would make the perfect flower for a...

DIY Hanging Dollar Tree Lantern

DIY Hanging Dollar Tree Lantern

If you have been following The Shabby Tree then you all know that I love having a variety of solar lights in my yard. Spring is right around the corner and I have been working in my yard. I want to create a few hanging lanterns that I can hang from a tree. The...

DIY Felt Rolled Flowers

DIY Felt Rolled Flowers

It seems like we have been making a lot of flowers lately. Flowers seem to be a must have for spring and summer. I love to incorporate all kinds of flowers throughout my home. We are always crafting and creating here at The Shabby Tree and we have been using a lot of...

Dollar Tree DIY Bird Feeder

Dollar Tree DIY Bird Feeder

Spring is coming and it is time to start adding some yard decorations. One of my favorite things to add throughout my yard are bird feeders and bird baths. We have made a variety of these here at The Shabby Tree but I have never made a plastic one. I found some...

DIY Glass Garden Flowers

DIY Glass Garden Flowers

I find myself in thrift stores and antique stores a lot and I seem to have accumulated a lot of colorful glass items. After putting all of my glass items together I decided to try and create a few flowers for my yard. I have tried many different ways to make these...

DIY Bleach Printed Jeans

DIY Bleach Printed Jeans

Ok so I am all about being creative and creating fun and unique items. I have always been big into fashion so I thought it would be fun to get creative with a pair of jeans. You can easily turn a pair of jeans into a fun an unique fashion piece. The supplies I will be...

DIY Dollar Tree Riser

DIY Dollar Tree Riser

I am always looking for different ways to make risers and tiered trays to display throughout my home. The Dollar Tree seems to have so many different items to create so many things. I recently purchased a few tin flower pots from the Dollar Tree and I knew they would...

DIY Cardboard Cement Bunny

DIY Cardboard Cement Bunny

We create a lot of things here at The Shabby Tree using cardboard. I have recently been trying to create items to look like cement. This had be thinking and I thought it would be fun to try and create a cement bunny using a piece of cardboard. We will be creating a...

DIY Cement Bowl

DIY Cement Bowl

The stores are starting to put out all of the spring decor and I always love the cement items. Cement items always seem to be pricey and they are always heavy to carry. I was doing a little research and I think I found a way that we can create a simple Dollar Tree...

DIY Braided Rag Basket

DIY Braided Rag Basket

Spring and Easter are quickly approaching and I seem to have baskets on my mind. I recently bought a lot of rag accents rugs which I cut apart for the strips of fabric. We have been creating a few different things with these rag strips but I thought it would be fun to...

DIY Stone Dollar Tree Bunny

DIY Stone Dollar Tree Bunny

If you want a quick and easy bunny decoration then you will want to give this one a try. I have been decorating for Spring and I wanted a few bunnies to add throughout my home. A while back I used a stone spray paint and I just new that this spray paint would be...

Dollar Tree Mesh Basket Hat

Dollar Tree Mesh Basket Hat

Spring is right around the corner and I want to start decorating my porch. It is always hard to decide what to put on a porch because of the weather. We have created a lot of items for outside using the wire basket from the Dollar Tree. This basket can be used inside...

Dollar Tree Bunny Makeover

Dollar Tree Bunny Makeover

The Dollar Tree has put their Easter decorations out and I happen to find some cute stuffed bunnies. These bunnies are cute as is but I really want to change them up and do something fun with them. I always love a chocolate bunny and I thought it would be fun to turn...

Jewelry Holder Made From Wire Basket

Jewelry Holder Made From Wire Basket

I seem to have a lot of jewelry and I need a way to organize it. You can find a lot of jewelry holders in different stores but I wanted something different and unique. We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I just knew there had to be...

DIY Wooden Basket

DIY Wooden Basket

Today is such a beautiful day that it has me wanting to decorate for Spring. I always love adding flowers throughout my home for Spring and Summer. If you have been following The Shabby Tree then you all know how much I love my dried hydrangeas. I want to create a fun...

DIY Coffee Filter Rose

DIY Coffee Filter Rose

I seem to be making a lot of things out of coffee filters lately but you will love this one. It is time to start decorating for spring and summer and it is always nice to add a few flowers to your decorations. It is always fun to create flowers out of coffee filters...

DIY Bird Nest

DIY Bird Nest

When I think of spring I think of birds chirping and flowers blooming. I seem to find a lot of bird's nests in my yard throughout spring and summer and I thought it would be fun to create one for inside my home. I know you can buy artificial bird nests but i would...

DIY Rustic Wooden Bunny

DIY Rustic Wooden Bunny

We are always crafting and creating here at The Shabby Tree. I am usually using a lot of lace and creams but I wanted to change things up and create something more rustic looking. It is time to start decorating for Spring and Easter so we are going to create a rustic...

DIY Wooden Cross Using Tumbling Tower Pieces

DIY Wooden Cross Using Tumbling Tower Pieces

I was in the Dollar Tree and a Tumbling Tower Game caught my eye. When you’re a crafter you always seem to look at everything in a creative way. This game contains 72 small blocks which is an amazing craft item. I love using wood for crafting and I knew right away...

Paper Cup DIY Basket

Paper Cup DIY Basket

It is time to start decorating my Spring and Easter tree. I use a lot of neutral colors when decorating my home and I wanted to create some small baskets that can be placed in my tree. When you are a crafter you seem to always have a lot of jute and twine. You can...

DIY Coffee Filter Hydrangea

DIY Coffee Filter Hydrangea

If you have been following The Shabby Tree then you all know I love hydrangeas. I have them throughout my yard and I always love to cut and dry them. The dried hydrangeas look amazing in my old silver containers. We have been creating a lot of things out of coffee...

DIY Dollar Tree Cross

DIY Dollar Tree Cross

I am decorating my mantle for Spring and Easter and I have a lot of bunnies but I wanted something different. While shopping in HomeGoods I noticed a lot of large wooden crosses and I just knew that a cross would be the perfect item to add to my mantle. You can find a...

DIY Hydrangea Carrot Wreath

DIY Hydrangea Carrot Wreath

I was shopping In Walmart and I found some amazing artificial orange colored hydrangea sprigs. The color popped out at me and I just knew as soon as I saw them that they would make a perfect wreath. We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree...

DIY Cotton Ball Bunny Heads

DIY Cotton Ball Bunny Heads

I’m getting ready to decorate for Spring and Easter and I always like to add a variety of bunnies to my decorations. I want a fun and unique bunny head that I can add to my tree or place in a dough bowl. We use a lot of different items for crafting here at The Shabby...

Rug Pocket Carrot

Rug Pocket Carrot

I was shopping in HomeGoods a few weeks ago and I found some beautiful throw rugs. The color of the rugs caught my eye and I knew I had to get them. We are always creating unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I just know that these rugs will make amazing carrots....

DIY Wire  Hanger Carrot

DIY Wire Hanger Carrot

We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and we have used wire hangers for a few of them. Spring is right around the corner and I just know we can create a unique carrot using a wire hanger. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Wire hanger...

DIY Flower Press Book

DIY Flower Press Book

Spring is right around the corner and soon the flowers will start blooming. We are always crafting and creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree so I thought we should make a flower press book. This book will allow you to press the real flowers from your...

DIY Shadow Box Easter Egg

DIY Shadow Box Easter Egg

The Dollar Tree is putting out all of their Easter decorations and they have a variety of plastic eggs. They have a larger plastic egg that I knew I had to buy. You can do so many things with plastic eggs but I want to create a shadow box egg. This larger plastic egg...

Glass Vase Carrot Decoration

Glass Vase Carrot Decoration

I received flowers for Valentine’s Day and I now I have a few empty glass vases. Spring and Easter are right around the corner and I wanted something fun to do with these glass vases. I love decorating for Easter and I thought it would be fun to turn the glass vase...

Walmart Plastic Chocolate Bunny Makeover

Walmart Plastic Chocolate Bunny Makeover

I was shopping in Walmart over the weekend and I came across a plastic chocolate bunny for 98 cents. I knew as soon as I saw it that we can change it up so many different ways. I want to change the look of this plastic bunny using paints and a little cinnamon. I am...

Dollar Tree DIY Three Tiered Tray

Dollar Tree DIY Three Tiered Tray

We all love decorating our home and it is always fun to have a few tiered trays for different holidays. You can easily create a three tiered tray for only five dollars. I bought five items from the Dollar Tree and created an amazing three tiered tray. The supplies you...

Antique Shopping Trip

Antique Shopping Trip

It was a beautiful weekend and a great day to get out and do a little antique shopping. I stopped in an amazing antique store called Queen of Hearts located in Alpharetta Georgia. I took a few photos of some items that really caught my eye. Spring and summer is right...

Vintage Wooden Truck Decoration

Vintage Wooden Truck Decoration

I found a wooden truck plaque at Walmart that can be used for so many craft ideas. I knew as soon as I saw it that we could make an amazing decoration out of it. I recently made some fun felt flowers that will look amazing added to this truck. I really wanted to add...

DIY Felt Flowers

DIY Felt Flowers

Spring is around the corner and I have a lot of fun craft ideas but I want to add flowers to a few of them. I want fabric flowers and I knew that felt would be very easy to work with. I will be making two different types of felt flowers. One will require hot glue and...

DIY Wooden Bead Cross

DIY Wooden Bead Cross

I ordered a lot of wooden beads from Amazon and I have been trying to create some fun and unique items with them. I’m beginning to decorate my mantle for Spring and Easter and I wanted to add a few crosses to it. You can easily create a decorative cross using a few...

DIY Wooden Craft Stick Bracelet

DIY Wooden Craft Stick Bracelet

I love creating fun and unique items for my home but I also love unique fashion items. We have created a few fun and unique jewelry pieces here at The Shabby Tree. I bought a few wooden craft sticks from Walmart and I think we can turn them into a fun and unique...

DIY Dollar Tree Wire Wreath Bunny Head

DIY Dollar Tree Wire Wreath Bunny Head

We all love checking out the Dollar Tree and I recently picked up nautical rope and wire wreath forms. The nautical rope is cream so I knew right away what I wanted to create. I am getting ready to start decorating for Spring and Easter so I want to create a bunny...

Rustic Wooden Shim Carrots

Rustic Wooden Shim Carrots

We are always crafting here at The Shabby Tree and we seem to create a lot with wooden shims. Spring and Easter is just right around the corner and you can create easy rustic looking carrots with wooden shims. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Wooden shims 2. Hot...

DIY Wood Bead Wreath Bunny

DIY Wood Bead Wreath Bunny

I was shopping in Hobby Lobby and I found some amazing wood bead wreaths. They have a variety of sizes in these wreaths and I just knew they would make a fun and unique bunny. I will be using two of the 10 x 10in wreaths. A few other supplies I will be using are: 1. A...

Paper Bag Bunny

Paper Bag Bunny

I love using a lot of neutrals when decorating my home. It will be time to take down my Valentine decor and start putting out my Easter decorations. I just love the way my mantle looked with my brown paper hearts for Valentine’s Day. I love how our paper hearts turned...

Decorative Cone Carrot

Decorative Cone Carrot

Spring and Easter will be here soon and I want something fun and different for my front door. I was shopping and I found a grapevine cone and a few paper mache cones in Hobby Lobby and I just new they could be used to create a carrot. You will need some type of cone...

Gift Ideas For Valentine’s Day

Gift Ideas For Valentine’s Day

It is just a few days away from Valentine’s Day and I always love doing fun things for my employees. I had a few little gifts but I really wanted a fun way to give their gifts to them. Since we are always crafting and making fun and unique items here at The Shabby...

DIY Party Hat Carrot

DIY Party Hat Carrot

We will be decorating for Spring soon and I have been trying to find some fun and easy ways to create decorative carrots. I love Spring and Easter and I always love seeing all of the bunnies and carrots throughout the stores. We have been creating a variety of carrots...

DIY Decorative Wooden Bunny

DIY Decorative Wooden Bunny

I found myself in Target today and I found two wooden items that I knew I had to buy. These are just plain and reversible wooden cutouts. I bought a round one and a square one. One side is tan and the other side is a white. We are always crafting and creating fun and...

DIY Decorative Glass Jar Light

DIY Decorative Glass Jar Light

I am all about creating a quick and easy decoration. We do a lot of crafts here at The Shabby Tree and I always like to incorporate some type of lights in a lot of them. If you have glass jars you are going to love this idea. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Glass...

DIY Valentine Stocking

DIY Valentine Stocking

It is almost Valentine’s Day and I wanted to find a fun way to give my employees their gift. They enjoyed their Christmas stockings so I thought it would be fun to create a Valentine Stocking for them all. I want these to be quick and simple to create so I will be...

DIY Egg Bunny Heads

DIY Egg Bunny Heads

It is time to start thinking about Spring and Easter and I noticed that the Dollar Tree is putting out a few Easter items. I ended up buying a few Easter eggs and I am thinking we can turn them into a few fun and unique bunny heads. I will be making two different...

DIY Tassel Doll

DIY Tassel Doll

I recently found accent rugs in the Dollar Tree, Walmart , and Five Below that I new could be use for crafting. These rugs can be cut apart to give you strips of material. I love these rugs because they give you a variety of strips in a variety of colors. These strips...

DIY Hot Air Balloon Decoration

DIY Hot Air Balloon Decoration

I love giving small gifts to my employees for different occasions. Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and I wanted a fun way to give them their gifts. I found small Valentine buckets in Walmart and I thought it would be fun to use them as a bucket to a hot air...

DIY Paint Roller Carrots

DIY Paint Roller Carrots

It is time to start thinking ahead for a few Spring and Easter decorations. I find myself walking the isles in the Dollar Tree a lot and for some reason a paint roller caught my eye. I believe the color of the paint roller gave me the idea to create a carrot. The...

DIY Stuffed Sock Bunny

DIY Stuffed Sock Bunny

We have been doing a lot of crafts here at The Shabby Tree using socks. My mind seems to be on Spring and Easter and I just found a way to create a quick and easy bunny using one sock. There are many ways to create a sock bunny and we created one last year but I am...

Clothespin Carrots

Clothespin Carrots

We have made a variety of items here at The Shabby Tree using clothespins. Since Spring and Easter are right around the corner I wanted to use clothespins to create a few carrots. These are very easy to make and can be added to many things throughout your home. The...

DIY Wired Jute Carrot

DIY Wired Jute Carrot

It is time to start thinking ahead for some Spring and Easter decorations. Everyone seems to have some type of dough bowl or tray in their home which is why I want to create a fun and easy carrot. These carrots can be placed in any type of bowl or tray. The supplies I...

DIY Decorative Carrot

DIY Decorative Carrot

When you are a crafter you seem to be thinking ahead and creating for the next holiday to come. I seem to be focusing on Spring and Easter right now. When I think of Easter I am thinking about carrots and bunnies. We do a lot of crafts here at The Shabby Tree using...

DIY Paper Angel With Accordion Fold

DIY Paper Angel With Accordion Fold

I love decorating my home and an angel is always a great item to add to your home decor. There are so many different ways to create an angel but I wanted to create an easy angel to add to a few of my trees. This angel is so easy to make and the main supplies I will be...

DIY Spoon Flower

DIY Spoon Flower

It is time to start thinking about Spring and when I think about Spring I think about flowers. Here at The Shabby Tree we are always trying to come up with fun and unique items. I was in the Dollar Tree and I ended up buying small silver plastic spoons. I just knew...

DIY Wooden Shim Carrots

DIY Wooden Shim Carrots

It seems like all of the stores are starting to put their spring decorations out. This has my mind on spring and when I think about spring I think about bunnies and carrots. I wanted a way to create quick and easy carrots to use in my dough bowls. The supplies I will...

Dollar Tree Spring Arrivals “2021”

Dollar Tree Spring Arrivals “2021”

Okay I did a little shopping today and I stopped in the Dollar Tree. They are beginning to put out their Spring items. We do a lot of crafts using Dollar Tree items so I thought I would share what I saw today. When you first enter the store you will notice the spring...

DIY Jute Bowl

DIY Jute Bowl

Everyone seems to love a dough bowl. They are a great item to have when decorating your home. Dough bowls can be hard to find and sometimes they tend to be pricey. I love that most dough bowls are a beautiful tan wood color. We use a lot of jute here at The Shabby...

Hobby Lobby Finds

Hobby Lobby Finds

Oh my Hobby Lobby is putting out their new spring items. They have so many new arrivals but there were a few certain items that really caught my eye. The items I was wanting were 40 percent off so I just knew I had to get them. These are all metal items and they have...

DIY Memory Box

DIY Memory Box

I have been buying a lot of paper mache items lately and I found an amazing paper mache book on Amazon. They have a variety of sizes in this book but I bought a large size. As soon as I received this book in the mail I knew it would make an amazing memory box. The...

DIY Felt Egg Decoration

DIY Felt Egg Decoration

I craft a lot and I always find that felt works amazing for so many type of crafts. It will soon be time to start thinking about Spring and Easter and I wanted to create something fun that I can hang on my mantle. I always keep a lighted garland across my mantle and I...

Valentine Mantle In My Living Room

Valentine Mantle In My Living Room

I have been adding a few Valentine decorations throughout my home. Today I finally worked on my mantle in my living room. I love Valentine’s Day and I love decorating for it. If your following The Shabby Tree then you all know I like to decorate with a lot of neutral...

DIY Bleach Printed T-Shirt

DIY Bleach Printed T-Shirt

I love creating fun and unique items for my home but I also love fun and unique fashion items. A lot of the stores have been putting holiday t-shirts out and right now I have been seeing a few Valentine t-shirts. While shopping in Marshall’s I found a pack of fun...

Two Tiered Tray Decorated For Valentine’s Day

Two Tiered Tray Decorated For Valentine’s Day

We recently made a DIY two tiered tray here at The Shabby Tree. I have been getting a lot of questions about how I will be decorating the two tiered tray for Valentine’s Day. I love my candy and snacks so this tray is going to be used for our smaller snack jars. I...

Peel And Stick Wallpaper Heart

Peel And Stick Wallpaper Heart

I have been using an amazing peel and stick wallpaper on a few of the walls at our warehouse. I seem to have a few odd pieces left and I do not want to throw them away. You know as a crafter I have to come up with something fun to do with them. This particular wall...

DIY Sock Bunny Head

DIY Sock Bunny Head

I am finding myself thinking about Spring more and more these last few days. I love Fall and Winter but I really like to decorate for Spring and Easter. We have created a lot of items here at The Shabby Tree and I wanted to come up with a quick and easy way to create...

Youtube Set At The Warehouse

Youtube Set At The Warehouse

I really want to start doing a lot more Youtube videos for The Shabby Tree so we created a specific set for them. This is set up in a certain room at our warehouse and I just love how it turned out. We wanted this amazing sign to be the center for our background. This...

Valentine Tree In Our Warehouse

Valentine Tree In Our Warehouse

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know that I keep holiday trees up throughout our warehouse. I love decorating for all holidays and I especially love decorating a tree for them. I’m super excited for our Valentine tree because it is filled with amazing...

DIY Rag Heart Bowl Fillers

DIY Rag Heart Bowl Fillers

I have a few dough bowls and I love to fill them with fun and unique items. Valentine’s Day is right around the corner so I have been trying to come up with some ways to create some fun hearts to place in my dough bowls or on my decorative trays. I always tell...

Wire Hanger Heart

Wire Hanger Heart

When you are a crafter you are always trying to find new items to craft with. I have discovered that you can create a lot of items using a simple wire hanger. It is time to start thinking about Valentine’s Day so I came up with a way to create a fun and easy heart...

DIY Half Wooden Ball Heart

DIY Half Wooden Ball Heart

I was on Amazon and I came across these half wooden balls. They are available in all sizes and I just knew I had to order some. I have used wooden beads in projects before but I feel like we are going to be able to make a lot of things with these half wooden balls....

Peel And Stick Wallpaper In Wally’s Office

Peel And Stick Wallpaper In Wally’s Office

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know that my husband Wally has joined The Shabby Tree crew full time. We wanted to do something fun in his office and we decided to give him a statement wall. We looked into a few different options and we decided that a...

DIY Decorative Picket Fence

DIY Decorative Picket Fence

I just took down all of my Christmas and I wanted a fun decoration to add to my home. We create a lot of things here at The Shabby Tree and I wanted to create something that can be used all year long. I find myself in a lot of antique stores and I always love the old...

Heart Bracelet Makeover

Heart Bracelet Makeover

It’s time to start decorating for Valentine’s Day and I thought I would see what the stores are putting out for decorations. I was in Walmart and I came across a pack of plastic heart bracelets. You can get a whole pack for only 98 cents. I bought a few packs because...

DIY Blanket Ladder

DIY Blanket Ladder

I seem to have accumulated a lot of throw blankets the last few years. I love to keep a few blankets over my sofa but I needed to find a way to display some others. We have some beautiful blankets here at The Shabby Tree that our amazing followers have made us and I...

3D Paper Decoration

3D Paper Decoration

We make a lot of crafts here at The Shabby Tree and paper crafts are always fun to make. I always try to pick up books of music paper at yard sales and thrift stores and I seem to have accumulated a lot. If your looking for a fun decoration to hang on your tree or...

DIY Decorative T-Shirt

DIY Decorative T-Shirt

Ok I love wearing decorative t-shirts for all different holidays. I like things to be different and unique. If you have some material or a few doilies you will want to pull them out and give this t-shirt idea a try. The supplies I will be using are: 1. T-shirt of your...

DIY Two Tiered Tray

DIY Two Tiered Tray

I was in Hobby Lobby shopping and I came across a few unfinished wooden items. They have an amazing selection of unfinished wooden items but a few circular trays really caught my eye. I have been wanting a two tiered tray for my kitchen and I just knew these would...

DIY Holiday Gnome

DIY Holiday Gnome

I was in the Dollar Tree shopping and I found a few orange safety cones. My first thought was to create a tree using one but after looking at I just knew we could create a very quick and easy gnome with it. A few other supplies that I will be using are: 1. Cream paint...

DIY Felt Sugar Bunny

DIY Felt Sugar Bunny

I love to decorate for all holidays and there are so many ways to decorate for Spring and Easter. If you have a dough bowl or a tree that you keep up all year long then you are going to love this craft. I wanted to make something easy that I can put on my tree or...

DIY Pocket Envelope

DIY Pocket Envelope

Ok I seem to have a lot of stuffed ornaments for Valentine’s Day and Fourth of July. I wanted to come up with a fun and unique way to display them. They are always fun to add to a dough bowl but I wanted to create something fun. We have recently made ornaments from...

DIY Small Foil Flowers

DIY Small Foil Flowers

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you know I am a huge crafter. I have been trying to come up with some fun craft items that you can use throughout your home all year long. We have made a variety of flowers in the past but I recently bought some foil muffin...

DIY Tin Cardinal Decoration

DIY Tin Cardinal Decoration

I have been wanting to make a fun decoration that I can use all year long. Spring will be here before you know it which is why I think I am thinking about birds. You can decorate with birds all year long and I wanted to create one that can be used a variety of ways....

Dollar Tree Candle Makeover

Dollar Tree Candle Makeover

Did you all know that the Dollar Tree has plain glass candles? I knew as soon as I saw them that there would be so many ways to get creative with them. If you love having candles throughout your home then your going to love this idea. I will be using the tall plain...

Silver Platter Heart

Silver Platter Heart

It is time to start adding a few Valentine decorations throughout my home. If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know that I love to add old silver, glass and cream pieces throughout my home. The Dollar Tree has oval metal silver trays that I know would be...

Wooden Biscuit Tree Ornament

Wooden Biscuit Tree Ornament

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know I am obsessed with trees of all kinds. I am always trying to find fun and unique ways to create a variety of trees. There is a fun and easy way to make a tree using wooden biscuits. I am making this tree into an...

DIY Paper Pinwheel

DIY Paper Pinwheel

I have been trying to come up with a few items to put on my all year long trees. If you love craft stores like I do then you have all seen the printed card stock paper. You can find books of paper for all different holidays or occasions. I have a book of paper that is...

DIY Paper Roses

DIY Paper Roses

I love adding flowers throughout my home but I wanted something fun that I can add to a few of my all year long trees. We are always crafting and creating fun things here at The Shabby Tree. I use a lot of paper plates when crafting and I just knew we could create...

DIY Paper Doily Banner

DIY Paper Doily Banner

I love to decorate my home and I love to add a variety of handmade decorations throughout my home. A banner is always a fun item to make and add to your decorations. We have made a variety of banners here at The Shabby Tree but a paper doily banner is just to easy not...

DIY Valentine Ring Heart

DIY Valentine Ring Heart

I love to decorate for all holidays and it is time to start thinking about Valentine’s Day. Christmas is over and I seem to have a lot of empty rolls of wrapping paper. We have made a few crafts using paper towel and toilet paper rolls and I just knew that the...

Sock Cupcakes

Sock Cupcakes

I love giving little surprise gifts to my friends and workers. If your looking for a fun gift idea and at a low price then your going to love this idea. A lot of the stores carry cute and cozy socks at a great price. Almost everyone would love a pair of cozy socks and...

Popsicle Stick Truck Ornament

Popsicle Stick Truck Ornament

I know a lot of people seem to like all of the red truck decorations. There was a lot of red truck theme items for Christmas. I wanted a fun and easy way to create a truck ornament. We have done a few crafts using popsicle sticks and I just knew that they would work...

DIY Valentine Ball Ornament

DIY Valentine Ball Ornament

I try to inspire everyone to keep one small tree up all year long. The lights on the trees make me happy and give my home a cozy feeling. It is very easy to change a small tree from Christmas to Valentine . I always like to use a burlap ribbon for a garland because it...

My Dining Room For Christmas “2020”

My Dining Room For Christmas “2020”

Christmas is right around the corner and I just finished decorating my dining room. I wanted my dining room to have a winter wonderland theme so I am using all my flocked trees throughout my dining room. The main tree in my dining room is a 7.5 ft flocked tree that I...

Dollar Tree Toothpick Dispenser Craft

Dollar Tree Toothpick Dispenser Craft

Ok I went to the Dollar Tree looking for salt and pepper shakers and they didn’t have any. I found some plastic toothpick dispensers that I knew would work perfect for what I had in mind. You all know I love trees of all kinds and I want to create a fun tree that I...

My Beauty Must Haves

My Beauty Must Haves

Ok I get a lot of questions about what kind of makeup do I like to use. I’m not a big makeup person and I like to make things quick and simple in the mornings. I don’t spend a lot on makeup and I will usually grab most of it from Walmart. I will show you all the items...

DIY Fork Snowflake

DIY Fork Snowflake

I love decorating for Christmas and a snowflake is always a fun Christmas decoration. There are so many ways to make snowflakes but I wanted something that can be used inside or outside of my home. I saw someone make a snowflake from plastic forks and I thought we...

DIY Sisal Rope Container

DIY Sisal Rope Container

Ok we do a lot of DIY’s here at The Shabby Tree and I just found a bunch of sisal rope in one of my containers. It’s Christmas time and I have a lot of small trees that I like to put around my home. I knew there had to be a quick and easy way to make some containers...

My Front Porch For Christmas “2020”

My Front Porch For Christmas “2020”

Ok I finally finished decorating my front porch for Christmas. I usually keep my porch the same each year but I changed it up a little this year. The trees that you will see on my porch will stay on my porch all year long. I love trees and I keep them throughout my...

Paper Towel Roll Christmas Light Garland

Paper Towel Roll Christmas Light Garland

Christmas is right around the corner and I need just a few more decorations for my home. I want something colorful but also something I can make. We have made a fun flower in the past using a paper towel roll which has given me a fun idea for a Christmas decoration....

The Christmas Room In Our Warehouse

The Christmas Room In Our Warehouse

A lot of people ask me why I am always so happy and why I love to go to work. Well there are a lot of reasons but the Christmas room at our warehouse is one of those reasons. This is the room that I always walk into first when I get to work. This room is filled with...

DIY Pool Noodle Candles

DIY Pool Noodle Candles

If you are following The Shabby Tree then you all know I love my candles and lights. I like to keep a large silver tray on my dining room table and I wanted to create some fun and unique candles for it. I have been seeing a lot of people use pool noodles to create...

My Living Room Fireplace Mantle For Christmas

My Living Room Fireplace Mantle For Christmas

It’s Christmas time and it’s time to get your house decorated. I finally finished my living room fireplace mantle. I decorate my living room with all of my vintage Santa’s for Christmas. I love how my mantle turned out with all of my Santa’s clustered together. I...

Dollar Tree Picture Frame Makeover

Dollar Tree Picture Frame Makeover

Ok it’s Christmas time and I am seeing so many beautiful gift bags. Some of them are so pretty that I was trying to come up with a way to display them in my home. I thought they would look amazing in a frame but I like fun and unique items so I wanted to get creative....

My Nine Foot Christmas Tree Reveal

My Nine Foot Christmas Tree Reveal

You all know that I keep trees up in my house all year long because I love the cozy feeling that the lights give to my home. I do put up a special 9ft tree in my living room for Christmas. This is a large 9ft flocked tree that I purchased from Hobby Lobby. I love...

DIY Decorative Angel Tree Topper

DIY Decorative Angel Tree Topper

I was shopping in Hobby Lobby and a wire twine angel caught my eye. This is a bigger angel and I just knew it would make an amazing tree topper. It is hard to find a tree topper that goes with your theme or decor. This angel can easily be decorated so many different...

My Dining Room Christmas Tree

My Dining Room Christmas Tree

Ok if your following The Shabby Tree then you all know I have been working on my Christmas decorations throughout my home. I am doing a snowman and flocked theme in my dining room. Last year I purchased a beautiful 7 1/2 ft flocked tree from Hobby Lobby. I am...

DIY Dollar Tree Wagon

DIY Dollar Tree Wagon

Ok Christmas is right around the corner and it is time to start adding lights and greenery throughout your home. I always love to add a variety of greenery to all different types of containers. There is a fun and easy way to create a small wagon that can be displayed...

Paper Plate Santa Hat

Paper Plate Santa Hat

I love decorating for Christmas and I seem to decorate with a lot of my vintage Santa’s. If your following The Shabby Tree then you already know that we make a lot of different ornaments for our trees. I want to create a simple Santa hat ornament that I can easily add...

DIY Poster Board Tree Collar

DIY Poster Board Tree Collar

It’s time to start decorating for Christmas and you all know how I love to put my trees in a tree rotating stand. The tree rotating stands tend to be much wider then a regular tree stand which makes it harder to find a tree collar that will fit. I don’t like for my...

Dining Room Faux Fireplace Mantel For Christmas

Dining Room Faux Fireplace Mantel For Christmas

I love antiques and I always wanted a fireplace in my dining room so I just knew I had to have this faux fireplace mantle that I spotted in one of our local antique stores. I always like to keep some type of garland on it but I am changing it up for Christmas. I am...

DIY Chunky Yarn Tree

DIY Chunky Yarn Tree

I just finished decorating our mantle at The Shabby Tree and I wanted a small decorative tree to place in the center of the mantle. I have a lot of chunky yarn and it is always so easy to craft with. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Paper towel roll 2. Cream...

Fun And Unique Snowman Head

Fun And Unique Snowman Head

I am a huge thrift store shopper and I am always grabbing a lot of glass and silver items. We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree so I am always picking up extra items from my local thrift stores. There are so many things you can do with a...

Decorating Your Mantle For Christmas

Decorating Your Mantle For Christmas

It is time to start thinking about how you want to decorate for Christmas. We have a faux fireplace mantle here at The Shabby Tree and I am trying to decide how we should decorate it for Christmas. I am going to be adding a few different items and I would love to know...

DIY Church Ornament

DIY Church Ornament

It’s time to start thinking about your Christmas decorations. My favorite part of decorating my home for Christmas is filling our Christmas tree with all kinds of ornaments. I have been seeing a lot of paintings of all types of churches lately which has me wanting to...

DIY Turkey Decoration

DIY Turkey Decoration

It’s November and it’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving. We have been making a lot of Christmas decorations but I wanted to come up with something fun for Thanksgiving too! We do a family dinner for Thanksgiving and I thought it would be fun to have a...

DIY Crescent Moon Grinch Ornament

DIY Crescent Moon Grinch Ornament

Ok Christmas will be here before you know it and it is time to start thinking about your decorations. When I think about Christmas I think about Santa and the Grinch. We recently made a fun and easy crescent moon santa head here at The Shabby Tree. I just knew there...

DIY Tin Cone Shaped Tree

DIY Tin Cone Shaped Tree

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know that I love trees of all kinds and I also love lights. I started decorating for Christmas and I want a few simple cone shaped trees that can light up. These trees will be fun to add to your fireplace mantle or...

Christmas Gift Ideas That Can Be Given To Almost Anyone

Christmas Gift Ideas That Can Be Given To Almost Anyone

Here at The Shabby Tree I shared 31 gift ideas throughout the whole month of October. These are gifts that I love to give to friends and family. I like to keep a few of these gifts on hand in case I get an unexpected guest for Christmas. I wanted to keep things simple...

Dollar Tree Laundry Basket Makeover

Dollar Tree Laundry Basket Makeover

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know that I keep a variety of trees up all year long. I have been trying to find a few more containers for some of my smaller trees. There are a lot of different holiday buckets and containers out in the stores right...

DIY Mesh Ribbon Poinsettia Wreath

DIY Mesh Ribbon Poinsettia Wreath

Okay I’m not usually a big wreath person but I am in love with this one! I wanted to create something fun that I can hang on my front door or just hang in my house for Christmas. My house will be filled with all types of Christmas decorations and I just know that this...

DIY Bottle Brush Tree Ornament

DIY Bottle Brush Tree Ornament

It’s almost Christmas time and you all know how I’m obsessed with trees. I have been seeing a plastic craft bottle in the Dollar Tree and I just knew there had to be a way to incorporate some bottle brush trees with it. This craft bottle can be used for so many...

DIY Mesh Tube Tree Ornament

DIY Mesh Tube Tree Ornament

I find myself in the Dollar Tree a lot lately I have been seeing packs of a mesh tube that I have never used before. This mesh tubing comes in a variety of colors and I just knew there had to be something fun and easy to make with it. You all know that I have an...

DIY Crescent Moon Santa Head

DIY Crescent Moon Santa Head

Ok Christmas is almost here and if you love or collect Santa’s then your going to love this DIY. There are so many different Types of Santa decorations out there but I just love how different and fun this one is. This is very easy to make and it can be hung or placed...

The Warehouse Fall And Halloween Room

The Warehouse Fall And Halloween Room

Since we moved to a new warehouse I have been working on rooms for every holiday. You all know that I love Fall and Halloween and I’m so excited to show you all our Fall and Halloween room. I love this room because a lot of the items are created from our amazing...

DIY Decorative Felt Mittens

DIY Decorative Felt Mittens

I love decorating for Christmas and I wanted to make something fun that can be hung on my tree or even hung on one of my cabinets. I came up with the idea for some decorative mittens because I thought these would look so cute with our DIY snowman hat that we made last...

A Peek At My Halloween Cabinet

A Peek At My Halloween Cabinet

I recently bought an amazing old antique cabinet from an antique store near my home called Dawsonville Antiques. As soon as I saw it I knew it would be perfect for our Fall and Halloween room at our warehouse. This cabinet has an orange inside which makes it so fun...

Kirkland’s Christmas Arrivals For 2020

Kirkland’s Christmas Arrivals For 2020

Okay I went and did a little shopping today and I just had to share some of the amazing Christmas decorations that I saw in Kirkland’s! They have a variety of styles and I just love it all. If you know me then you all know the first thing to catch my eye was this...

DIY Tree Collar

DIY Tree Collar

I love keeping trees up in my home all year long. There are a variety of tree collars that I have been seeing in the stores but I just knew there had to be an easy way to make one. I want to create my own tree collar so that I can make it as tall as I want or as wide...

DIY Snowman Hat Ornament

DIY Snowman Hat Ornament

I have been getting a lot of questions about what to do with empty pill bottles. I know there are a lot of crafts that you can do with them but this one is my favorite and turns out so cute. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Empty pill bottle (you can use any size...

Walmart’s Christmas Arrivals For 2020

Walmart’s Christmas Arrivals For 2020

OMG everyone I went to Walmart over the weekend and I just have to show you some of their Christmas decorations. I know your going to say it’s too early to think about Christmas but if you don’t grab it when it is first being put out your going to miss out on some of...

DIY Pipe Cleaner Snowflake

DIY Pipe Cleaner Snowflake

Ok everyone it’s time to start thinking about Christmas. I know everyone is very busy so I wanted to come up with a very quick and simple Christmas decoration. I love decorating my home for Christmas and I thought a few snowflakes would be something fun to add to my...

DIY wooden Shim Tree Ornament

DIY wooden Shim Tree Ornament

I’m always looking for new ornament ideas but I also try to create some fun tree themed ornaments. We are called The Shabby Tree so we love everything that has a tree on it. Wooden shims are a great craft supply and we have been creating a lot of things with them. You...

DIY Decorative Wooden Sled

DIY Decorative Wooden Sled

It’s time to start thinking about Christmas and creating some fun decorations. I love decorating my home for all holidays but especially for Christmas. I wanted something fun to put on my front porch this year. I went to Home Depot and with just a few pieces of wood...

DIY Paper Tree Ornament

DIY Paper Tree Ornament

I try to inspire everyone to keep one small tree up all year long. This is a fun tree ornament that you can make any color or print that you want. This is a very easy ornament to make using the small craft paper books that you can find in the craft stores. The...

DIY Coffee Filter Tree Ornament

DIY Coffee Filter Tree Ornament

I have been trying to create some fun and easy ornaments using items that you have in your home. I’m a big coffee drinker so I always have a lot of coffee filters. You can easily create a fun tree ornament using coffee filters and cardboard. The supplies I will be...

Wooden Shoe Insert Makeover

Wooden Shoe Insert Makeover

I recently had antique wooden shoe inserts for sale in my website. They are a cute decoration to add to your home. I love them how they are but I wanted to try and change them up. These are fun to hang in a tree or add to a wreath. The supplies I will be using are: 1....

DIY Pumpkin Yard Witches

DIY Pumpkin Yard Witches

Okay fall and Halloween are here and you guys know I love decorating my yard. I have been seeing a lot of fun and unique witches all over Facebook and I wanted to try and create one using a plastic pumpkin bucket. We have done a variety of DIY’s using a plastic...

DIY Mop Tree

DIY Mop Tree

Okay yes I’m obsessed with trees and as soon as I saw this green mop head in Home Depot I just knew I had to make a tree with it. I try to inspire you all to get creative and look at things in a different way. A mop head is not known to be a craft item but you can use...

DIY Mop Pad Snowman

DIY Mop Pad Snowman

I am always trying to find everyday household items that can be used as a craft item. The Dollar Tree has mop pads that I just knew could be used to create some fun and unique items. I have used mop pads for a few craft ideas in the past but we are going to use 2 mop...

DIY Canvas Pumpkin Lantern

DIY Canvas Pumpkin Lantern

Okay Fall is here and it’s time to start decorating!! Pumpkins are always a great item to add to your home for a Fall decoration. I love adding lights throughout my home and I wanted a fun and easy way to create some Fall decorations that I can add a light or a candle...

DIY Shadow Box Tree

DIY Shadow Box Tree

I seem to always find myself looking at things and trying to figure out how it can be turned into a tree. There are so many different triangle shaped items I have been seeing lately. I found a bunch of wooden triangles in the Dollar Tree that resembled a shadow box. I...

Plastic Pumpkin Makeover

Plastic Pumpkin Makeover

Around Halloween time you will see a lot of plastic orange pumpkin buckets in your stores. These pumpkin buckets are usually around one dollar and I just knew there had to be a way to change them up. I love decorating for Halloween and I just knew there had to be a...

DIY Magnetic Eyeglasses Holder

DIY Magnetic Eyeglasses Holder

Okay I always seem to be losing my eyeglasses. I have bought the necklace eyeglasses holder but I am always running around and bending over at work and it always seems to get in my way. I wanted something that I can wear to hold my eyeglasses when I don’t need to be...

DIY Wire Mesh Pumpkin

DIY Wire Mesh Pumpkin

It’s time to start decorating for Fall and pumpkins are a must have. You will see a lot of pumpkins in the stores right now but we like to create fun and unique pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree. I love to add lights throughout my home and I knew that a wire mesh...

DIY Ball Garland

DIY Ball Garland

I have been seeing a lot of different garlands in the stores lately. It is time to start decorating for the holidays and I want a simple garland that I can use in a tree or hang on my mantle. If you like the Dollar Tree then you have probably seen the packs of ping...

DIY Dollar Tree Silver Platter Pumpkin

DIY Dollar Tree Silver Platter Pumpkin

I love decorating with silver , cream and glass items throughout my home. I usually find a lot of my old silver items in my local thrift stores but I recently found some fun oval silver platters in our local Dollar Tree.We made an amazing pumpkin out of three splatter...

Our Prayer And Thankful Tag Tree And Wall

Our Prayer And Thankful Tag Tree And Wall

With the way the world is today it seems like we are all praying harder than ever before. Even though we seem to praying for a lot of things to get better there is still a lot we are thankful for. We have an amazing group of followers here at The Shabby Tree and they...

DIY Small Painted Pumpkins

DIY Small Painted Pumpkins

I love decorating for Fall and I love to decorate with pumpkins. If you're following The Shabby Tree then you know I love to decorate trees all year long. I wanted a way to make some pumpkins that I can put on my tree but pumpkins that can also be used as bowl...

Terra Cotta Pot Craft

Terra Cotta Pot Craft

I seem to have a lot of terra cotta pots and I just knew there had to be a few ways to get creative with them. I wanted to create something that can light up. You can easily drill holes through terra cotta pots which popped a few ideas into my head.If you're following...

DIY Milk Jug Witch

DIY Milk Jug Witch

Ok if you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know that I love decorating for all holidays. Fall and Halloween are right around the corner and I want to start making a few items for my yard. It’s always fun to recycle items and turn them into something fun and...

DIY Tin Pie Pan Pumpkin

DIY Tin Pie Pan Pumpkin

Since Fall is approaching quickly I seem to be looking at everything round as a pumpkin. We are always creating fun and unique things here at The Shabby Tree and your going to want to try this DIY. I was in the Dollar Tree and bought some tin pie pans made by...

DIY Shower Cap Pumpkins

DIY Shower Cap Pumpkins

Ok everyone Fall is right around the corner and it is time to start thinking about some Fall decorations. I went to the Dollar Tree to see what they were putting out for Fall and I found myself looking at a variety of everyday items. There are so many everyday items...

Dollar Tree Foam Pumpkin Makeover

Dollar Tree Foam Pumpkin Makeover

Ok Fall is right around the corner and the Dollar Tree started putting out their pumpkins. I love to put a variety of pumpkins throughout my home for Fall and Halloween. Sometimes I like to change up the Dollar Tree items. They have an orange foam pumpkin I just knew...

Dollar Tree Pumpkin Form Makeover

Dollar Tree Pumpkin Form Makeover

If your following The Shabby Tree then you all know that we use a lot of items from the Dollar Tree for our crafts. Everyone seems to like the pumpkin form that they have and I wanted to find some ways to get creative with it. There are a variety of things that you...

DIY Plastic Rusty Bell

DIY Plastic Rusty Bell

We are always trying to be creative here at The Shabby Tree and we recently found a way to be creative with plastic cup lids. The holidays are around the corner and bells are always a great decoration. You can easily create a fun and rusty looking bell by using 2...

DIY Small Sack Frankenstein

DIY Small Sack Frankenstein

We use small burlap sacks here at The Shabby Tree for our jewelry on our website. I love to craft with all types of items and I knew when looking at these small sacks that we could create some fun Fall and Halloween decorations with them. These small cloth sacks can...

DIY Small Sack Pumpkins

DIY Small Sack Pumpkins

If you have ordered jewelry from our boutique then you should have some cute little cloth sacks. I have been trying to think of some fall items that we can create with items we might have in our home. You can easily turn a small cloth sack into a pumpkin. You can use...

DIY Jack O’ Lantern Pumpkin

DIY Jack O’ Lantern Pumpkin

Fall is right around the corner and I love to add a variety of pumpkins throughout my home. You can create pumpkins so many different ways. I was in the Dollar Tree and I just knew that the plastic bowls that they have would make a great pumpkin. You can use any bowls...

DIY Box Pumpkin

DIY Box Pumpkin

I have been trying to create some fall decorations with items that you might already have in your home. It seems like we have all been ordering more things online lately which means you all probably have some cardboard boxes. This might not be for everyone but you can...

Transforming Pumpkins Into A Snowman

Transforming Pumpkins Into A Snowman

Okay fall is around the corner and I have been buying a lot of pumpkins. I will sometimes buy pumpkins and then change them up a bit. I had a pile of pumpkins and I decided it would be fun to use a few of them and create a fun snowman! I found some small tinsel...

Cardboard Holiday Tree Box

Cardboard Holiday Tree Box

You all know that I love trees and that I keep them up all year long. I love keeping my trees in containers and I wanted to create a container that I can switch out for Christmas and Fall. This is a very simple container to create and the main item I will be using is...

DIY Paper Bag Pumpkin

DIY Paper Bag Pumpkin

Fall is right around the corner and we have been making a lot of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree. I was trying to make a pumpkin that was quick and easy but with supplies that everyone would be able to find. So I decided to create some pumpkins using basic brown...

DIY Hanging Tin Pouch

DIY Hanging Tin Pouch

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know we have been creating a lot of things out of the Dollar Tree tin cookie sheets. The Dollar Tree now has some amazing calendars out and I have come up with a way to use both items to create a fun and unique pouch...

Toilet Paper Roll Pumpkins

Toilet Paper Roll Pumpkins

I’m a huge crafter and I am always saving my paper towel and toilet paper rolls. We have done a few DIY’s using these items here at The Shabby Tree but I came up with a really fun idea for fall! If you love decorating for Fall and you looking to make some cute and...

DIY Christmas Tree Dress Form

DIY Christmas Tree Dress Form

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you probably saw the DIY dress form that we made a while back. The dress form is very easy to make and turns out amazing. You all know that I love trees and Christmas is approaching quickly. If you love decorating and you want...

DIY Hanging Glass Candle Holder

DIY Hanging Glass Candle Holder

I’m a huge thrift store shopper and I have recently found some amazing old glass light covers. There are a lot of things you can create with glass but I knew right away that I wanted to some how create hanging candle holders. If you're following The Shabby Tree then...

DIY Chenille Pipe Cleaner Tree

DIY Chenille Pipe Cleaner Tree

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know I am obsessed with trees. I love to decorate with trees of all kind. We have an amazing group of followers here at The Shabby Tree and one of our followers showed me an amazing idea for a tree using pipe cleaners....

DIY Dollar Tree Mop Pad Tree

DIY Dollar Tree Mop Pad Tree

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know I’m obsessed with trees. When I am shopping I am always looking at things to see if I can create some type of tree out of it. I was in the Dollar Tree and I just knew that the mop pads that they have would make a...

How To Give Items A Rusty Finish

How To Give Items A Rusty Finish

I love old, rusty things and I use them a lot to decorate with throughout my home. A lot of the old rusty items that I see in the antique stores seem to be a little pricey. I wanted a way to find some everyday items and transform them to have the old rusty appearance....

DIY Looped Cookie Tin Pumpkin

DIY Looped Cookie Tin Pumpkin

We seem to be using a Dollar Tree tin cookie sheet for a lot of our DIY’s. Fall is right around the corner and I have been trying to come up with a variety of pumpkins to make. A few of our followers here at The Shabby Tree have been creating some cute looped...

DIY Holiday Bells

DIY Holiday Bells

I was in the Dollar Tree and I saw some fun tin flower pots. There are so many ways to get creative with a flower pot but I had Christmas in mind. If your like me and you love to decorate for Christmas then you will love this idea. I am going to use the tin flower...

DIY Dollar Tree Glass Pumpkins

DIY Dollar Tree Glass Pumpkins

I was in the Dollar Tree and I happen to see some orange glass items that looked just like pumpkins. These glass jars make amazing pumpkins. I added a few items and created an amazing g light up pumpkin. The glass jars are an orange color with a wide opening in the...

DIY Placemat Pumpkin

DIY Placemat Pumpkin

I seem to be looking at things that are round and trying to be creative for Fall. We have been creating a variety of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree but this one is just so easy to make. This pumpkin would look great on a front door or even sitting up on your...

DIY Banner Makeover

DIY Banner Makeover

I love decorating and sometimes I just don't have enough time to make all of my own decorations. I was shopping in Kirkland’s the other day and I came across a Fall banner. The banner was cute but I saw something else when looking at it. I always try to inspire...

DIY Dollar Tree Cookie Sheet Pumpkin

DIY Dollar Tree Cookie Sheet Pumpkin

Fall is around the corner and I wanted to come up with an easy way to make a decorative pumpkin. We have been doing a lot of crafts with tin cookie sheets from the Dollar Tree. I knew these would be a great item to use for creating a simple pumpkin. If you love the...

DIY Spoon Ghost

DIY Spoon Ghost

I’m starting to work on my Fall and Halloween decorations and I wanted to make a ghost tree. I have made a few different ghosts in the past but this one is so easy and it can easily be stuck into tree. If you don’t decorate with trees then it would look great in a jar...

DIY Pumpkin Wreath

DIY Pumpkin Wreath

It is time to start thinking of Fall decorations. I love decorating my porch and I wanted something fun and simple for my front door. I’m not a big wreath person but I thought of a way to create a fun wreath that looks like a pumpkin. This is a very quick and simple...

DIY Wire Whisk Flower

DIY Wire Whisk Flower

I get a lot of questions about a wire flower a that I have going around my front door. The flowers I have i purchased from Hobby Lobby a while back and I didn’t seem to see them in there any more. I knew there had to be a quick and easy way to create a wire flower....

DIY 3 Tiered Sock Pumpkin

DIY 3 Tiered Sock Pumpkin

Well Fall is around the corner and we have been making a lot of items out socks here at The Shabby Tree so I came up with a cute idea for Fall. I love decorating with pumpkins and I love mixing all different colors of pumpkins. I will usually stack pumpkins on my...

DIY Standard Pillow Case Pumpkin

DIY Standard Pillow Case Pumpkin

It is time to start thinking about Fall decorations. A pumpkin is a must have item for your Fall decorations. We have made a variety of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree but this one is so easy that your all going to want to give it a try. I love to cluster a group of...

DIY Wooden Shim Candy Corn

DIY Wooden Shim Candy Corn

Ok we have been doing a lot of DIY’s with wooden shims lately but I think your going to love this one for fall. My favorite candy for Halloween is candy corn. I can sit down and eat a whole bag of it. I wanted to create a few decorative candy corns for my Halloween...

DIY Wooden Shim Candle Sticks

DIY Wooden Shim Candle Sticks

Okay everyone we have been doing so many DIY’s using wooden shims but I must say I’m super excited about this one. I love candles and I’m creating a fun decorative candle that I can put on my trees. This is super easy to make and the supplies you will need are: 1....

DIY Glass Lamp Post

DIY Glass Lamp Post

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know that I’m obsessed with all kinds of lights. I was in my Dollar Tree and saw a few glass pieces that I knew I could put together to create a fun glass light post. This light post can be kept out all year long but...

Toilet Paper Pumpkin

Toilet Paper Pumpkin

If you love decorating for Fall then you're going to love this idea. I love decorating all the rooms in my home for each holiday and I wanted to create something fun and simple to put in my bathroom for Fall. A pumpkin is a must have when it comes to decorating for...

Faux Fireplace Ideas

Faux Fireplace Ideas

I love decorating and I especially love to incorporate old antique items throughout my home. When I was in one of our local antique stores I saw an amazing cream faux fireplace mantle and I just knew it would look amazing in our new warehouse space. There are so many...

DIY Paper Circle Tree

DIY Paper Circle Tree

We decorate with a lot of trees here at The Shabby Tree. I wanted to create a tree that can be used in a greeting card or a hang tag. We have been doing a few crafts using coffee filters and I just knew it would make a great paper tree! This DIY is so simple and only...

DIY Fabric Snowman

DIY Fabric Snowman

Okay everyone if you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know that I have been talking about making a fabric snowman. This snowman is so easy to create and you can make him as unique as you want. I love decorating for Christmas and this snowman is going to look...

DIY Sock Candle Cover

DIY Sock Candle Cover

I love having candles throughout my home and I use a lot of battery operated candles. We have decorated candles using napkins here at The Shabby Tree but I wanted to create something fun and unique that could be removed from the candle. We have made some fun items...

DIY Sock Vase Cover

DIY Sock Vase Cover

I seem to have a lot of glass vases that I have accumulated over the years but I do not like how you can see the stems of the flowers through a glass vase. There are many ways to cover a vase but I wanted to create a way that I can take the vase cover off and place...

DIY Sock Bracelet

DIY Sock Bracelet

I love creating unique and fun items and recently we have been making a lot of items out of socks. When I was working with some of the socks the other day I thought we could create a fun bracelet out of one. You can use any type of sock for this DIY but a men’s tube...

DIY Mod Podge Sneakers

DIY Mod Podge Sneakers

I found some cute canvas slip on sneakers in walmart and I knew I wanted to try and do something fun with them. We seem to have a lot of different holiday napkins here at The Shabby Tree and I thought it would be fun to mod podge a few of the napkins onto the...

DIY Picture Frame Tray

DIY Picture Frame Tray

I recently made a DIY wooden tray here at The Shabby Tree and I wanted to find a way to create a fun and easy tray that was a little smaller. I know most people have some type of picture frame throughout their home and I just knew it would make an easy frame for a...

DIY Glass Jar Mummy

DIY Glass Jar Mummy

One of my favorite holidays is Halloween and I love decorating for it! If you're following The Shabby Tree then you know I love lights and I have lights all throughout my yard. I wanted to create something fun for Halloween that I can add a light to for my front...

DIY Spoon Wreath

DIY Spoon Wreath

We do so many crafts here at The Shabby Tree and I wanted to create some fun and unique wreaths. We made a fun flower out of plastic spoons a while back and I wanted to see if we could create a wreath using plastic spoons. I love decorating and I think this wreath can...

DIY Sock Gnome

DIY Sock Gnome

I am not a gnome lover but I have been doing a lot of crafts with socks lately and I just knew a sock would be perfect for creating a gnome. You can get very creative with this and make it as big or as small as you want. Since we are using a sock you can also choose...

DIY Wooden Tray

DIY Wooden Tray

If you love decorating your home or just need a great gift idea then you're going to want to check this out! I wanted to create something that I can use on my table to hold a few candles or some holiday decor. This wooden tray is so easy to create and you can make it...

DIY Mop Head Santa

DIY Mop Head Santa

I love Christmas and I love Santa’s! We recently made an amazing angel using a mop head and I just knew there had to be a way to create a fun and unique Santa head. I love decorating for all holidays but I get really excited to decorate for Christmas which is why I...

DIY Glass Snowman Head

DIY Glass Snowman Head

Christmas will be here before you know it and I wanted to get a head start on making my holiday decorations. I was shopping in Hobby Lobby and saw a few glass containers that caught my eye. I knew when I saw them that they would create an amazing snowman head! The...

DIY Colander Ornament

DIY Colander Ornament

I know it may be a little early to be thinking about Christmas decor, but I love Christmas and I especially love decorating for it! I am always searching for ways to create unique and affordable crafts using everyday items and so for this DIY we are going to be making...

DIY Terra Cotta Pot Mushrooms.

DIY Terra Cotta Pot Mushrooms.

Summer is here and I absolutely love decorating my yard during the warm weather. I wanted to create something easy but something that will allow me to add some color to my yard. I know a terra cotta pot is a great item for the yard so I thought we could create some...

DIY Metal Basket Cloche

DIY Metal Basket Cloche

If you are following The Shabby Tree then you know we have been doing a lot of DIY’s with this metal mesh basket from the Dollar Tree. This basket is an amazing craft item because it is a soft metal that is very easy to bend. I love decorating my home and I knew we...

DIY Sock Snowman

DIY Sock Snowman

We have been making a few things out of socks here at The Shabby Tree and I knew there had to be something fun we could make for Christmas! I love decorating for almost every holiday but Christmas is by far one of my favorites when it comes to decorating. I love...

Craft Supplies At Target

Craft Supplies At Target

I have not been out shopping too much lately but I did take a trip to Target over the weekend. We all know that Target is an amazing store but did you know that they have a lot of craft items? I bought a few things that we will be using here at The Shabby Tree but I...

DIY Screen Snowman Head

DIY Screen Snowman Head

I’m super excited about this DIY. I bought a roll of screening from Home Depot and realized that it is an amazing craft item. I love it because it is very easy to work with with and is also something that can be placed outside . There are so many things that we can...

DIY Plastic Canvas Tree

DIY Plastic Canvas Tree

I was shopping in Hobby Lobby one day and I came across a sheet of plastic canvas. This plastic canvas comes in a variety of sizes and I knew we had to try and create something fun and unique with it! It is very easy to work with and I love how you can cut it to any...

DIY Screen Pumpkins

DIY Screen Pumpkins

Fall will be here before you know it and I have been trying to come up with some unique ways to create some pumpkins. I love decorating my home and yard so I wanted a pumpkin that can be used inside my home as well as out in my yard. I am so excited because I have...

DIY Hanging Lamp

DIY Hanging Lamp

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know that I am obsessed with any kind of lights. Since it is summer I wanted to find a way to make a fun lamp for my front porch. We have done a few DIY's using the basket from the Dollar Tree and I knew it would be the...

DIY Pallet Tree

DIY Pallet Tree

We have been getting a lot of shipments delivered on pallets here at The Shabby Tree and I knew we needed to make something with them. I love trees and I knew we could create a tree that can be used all year long . This would make a great tree for your porch or out in...

DIY Tissue Paper Pom Pom Pumpkin

DIY Tissue Paper Pom Pom Pumpkin

I find myself in the Dollar Tree a lot and I bought a few packs of the tissue paper pom pom garland. There are so many things you can do with these pom poms. I will usually add them into my trees for a pop of color. I knew that the orange colored ones would be amazing...

DIY Sock Bumblebee

DIY Sock Bumblebee

Summer is here and I have been seeing so many different types of decor with bumblebees. We have made a few bumblebee items here at The Shabby Tree but I wanted something different. We have recently made a few fun and unique items using socks so I thought we would give...

DIY Decorative Glass Jar

DIY Decorative Glass Jar

My family seems to love pickles and Salsa and both of these items come in glass jars. I have accumulated a lot of these glass jars and I have been trying to find some ways to recycle them. If you love decorating then your going to want to give this a try. You can...

DIY Rag Flip Flops

DIY Rag Flip Flops

Summer is here and it’s time for some cute summer shoes. I love to try to inspire you all to be unique so I decided to make some fun and unique flip flops. The supplies you will need are: 1. A pair of flip flops 2. Material (I am using muslin and a lace curtain) 3....

DIY Metal Hanger Tree

DIY Metal Hanger Tree

I have done a few crafts using hangers and I love how they all turned out. You all know that I am obsessed with trees so I thought we would try making a tree out of wire hangers. This tree can be displayed in your home all year long and you can create it any color you...

DIY Toilet Roll Windsock

DIY Toilet Roll Windsock

When you're a crafter you're always looking for different items to craft with. I am always saving toilet paper and paper towel rolls and one of my followers gave me an amazing idea for an Americana decoration.  The supplies you will need are: 1. Toilet paper roll 2....

DIY Fabric Stuffed Tree

DIY Fabric Stuffed Tree

I have been cleaning and getting organized for my move to my new warehouse. While I was going through all of my material I realized I have a few chenille bedspreads. If you ever see a chenille bedspread in a yard sale or local thrift store you should definately buy...

DIY Decorative Denim Shorts

DIY Decorative Denim Shorts

Summer is here and it’s time to start pulling out your shorts. I always love my denim shorts but I wanted to change them up a little. Walmart has a lot of cute denim shorts at a reasonable price so I decided to buy a few different styles. I knew there had to be a way...

DIY Americana Flower Wreath

DIY Americana Flower Wreath

  It will be Fourth of July soon and I really want something cute to put on my front door. I don’t do a lot of wreaths so I wanted something different. While shopping in Hobby Lobby I saw some amazing star fabric which got my mind thinking. My porch has a variety...

Father’s Day Amazon Gift Ideas

Father’s Day Amazon Gift Ideas

Hi you guys! It’s Joy here! With Father’s Day right around the corner I thought I would round up my favorite Father’s Day gift ideas from Amazon and share them with you!  I don't know about you guys but each year I struggle to find a good gift to give my dad for...

DIY Dollar Tree Plastic Bowl Flower

DIY Dollar Tree Plastic Bowl Flower

I was in the Dollar Tree and I knew as soon as I saw this plastic bowl that it would make a fun flower for my yard. You can get creative and make these flowers in a variety of colors. I just love how easy they are to make and it would be a fun project to do with your...

DIY Wooden Shim Tree

DIY Wooden Shim Tree

I keep a variety of trees up in my house all year long. I knew I wanted to come up with a way to make a small wooden pallet like tree. I don’t want to use any type of saw so I thought I would try using wooden shims. We recently made an amazing wooden shim box so I...

DIY Coco Liner Rose

DIY Coco Liner Rose

I have done a few DIY’s using coco liners from the Dollar Tree and I just love how easy they are to work with. I have been decorating my porch with a variety of flowers that we have been making here at The Shabby Tree. You are going to just love how easy it is to...

DIY Dollar Tree Mesh Strainer Sun Hats

DIY Dollar Tree Mesh Strainer Sun Hats

I was in Dollar Tree shopping and as I was looking at all the kitchen items I noticed some mesh strainers. As soon as I saw them I knew what I could create using them. I wanted some fun spring decorations for my spring tree. I knew looking at these mesh strainers that...

DIY Wooden Hanger Jewelry Holder

DIY Wooden Hanger Jewelry Holder

I have been trying to come up with a fun and unique way for us to display some our jewelry here at The Shabby Tree. We recently made a twine holder using a wooden hanger and I just knew there had to be a way to create a jewelry holder with a hanger! We will be making...

The Shabby Tree’s Thrift Store Must Haves

The Shabby Tree’s Thrift Store Must Haves

If you have not been in a thrift store then you don’t realize what your missing out on. I find so many treasures in our local Goodwill that I use throughout my home. You can get so creative and use a thrift store find in so many different ways. I am going to show you...

DIY Bundt Pan Mushrooms

DIY Bundt Pan Mushrooms

I was in our local Goodwill and found some Bundt pans that I knew I could craft with. There are a variety of things you can do with Bundt pans but I knew they would make some fun mushrooms for my yard! The supplies you will need for this are: 1. Bundt pans 2. Pvc pipe...

DIY Dollar Tree Mesh Basket Flowers

DIY Dollar Tree Mesh Basket Flowers

I have been doing a few DIY’s using a metal mesh basket from the Dollar Tree. It worked amazing for my DIY decorative dress form and I knew there had to be a way to create flowers with it! I wanted to make a flower that can be used on my porch or out in my yard and...

DIY Shabby Chic Slippers

DIY Shabby Chic Slippers

It is now summer and I wanted something cute to wear on my feet when I am hanging out at home. I wanted to create some type of cute shabby chic slippers and The Dollar Tree has some plain whole slippers that I thought would be perfect for this DIY! The supplies you...

DIY Decorative Dress Form

DIY Decorative Dress Form

I have been wanting a fun and unique way to display our brooches that we have made here at The Shabby Tree. I always try to share an idea and I hope to inspire you to change it up and create it your way. This decorative dress form can be created and decorated in a...

Some New Items In My Dollar Tree

Some New Items In My Dollar Tree

Okay everyone yesterday was my first trip to our Dollar Tree since the virus outbreak. There are so many new items for spring and summer. They have a whole new section for crafting supplies. This new section is advertised on the front of our Dollar Tree as the...

DIY Wooden Shim Box

DIY Wooden Shim Box

I seem to always be looking for some type of box or container to put a tree in. We get a lot of boxes here at The Shabby Tree and I knew there had to be a way to turn a cardboard box into a creative wooden box. I looked in Home Depot and decided that wooden shims...

DIY Wooden Hanger Twine Holder

DIY Wooden Hanger Twine Holder

We are huge crafters here at The Shabby Tree and we use a lot of twine for our DIY’s. I was putting laundry away and realized that I have a lot of wooden hangers and I knew we could come up with some creative ways to use them. It is very easy to turn a wooden hanger...

DIY Americana Baseballs

DIY Americana Baseballs

My son has played travel baseball for a long time and we seem to have accumulated a lot of baseballs. I knew I wanted to use some to create some fun and easy Americana decor which led to this DIY! For this DIY you could use either baseballs or softballs. The supplies...

DIY Wooden Disc Flower

DIY Wooden Disc Flower

It is time to start decorating my porch for the summer. If your following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I keep artificial trees on my porch all year long. I have incorporated a lot of cream and black onto my porch and I wanted to create some cream flowers...

DIY Chicken Wire Garden Bag

DIY Chicken Wire Garden Bag

Summer is here and I love spending time out in the yard. I am always looking for fun and unique containers to plant my flowers in. We have made a few items here at The Shabby Tree using chicken wire and I just knew there had to be a way we could make a unique and fun...

DIY Rag Flag Banner

DIY Rag Flag Banner

I have been making a lot of Americana decorations lately. If you love decorating and you're looking for a fun and unique decoration for Memorial Day or Fourth of July then you're going to want to give this DIY a try! This can be hung anywhere in your home but would...

DIY Memo Board

DIY Memo Board

I always seem to be looking for a notepad or a piece of paper to quickly write a message down. I wanted to create a cute board to hold some paper that I can grab and go. This is a cute DIY to keep on a kitchen counter or even on your desk at work! There are a variety...

DIY Tin Can Windsock

DIY Tin Can Windsock

Summer is here and I seem to be outside on my porch a lot. I love decorating my porch and I like to hang smaller items from the roof of my porch with command hooks. I will change out the items on my porch for different seasons and holidays. We have been doing a few...

Easy DIY Wooden Star

Easy DIY Wooden Star

I’m always creating and decorating and I wanted to create a quick and easy star that I can decorate in a variety of ways and sizes. These stars can be added to your decorative tree or placed on a fireplace mantle. They are very easy to create and the main supplies you...

DIY Dollar Tree Cooling Rack Rag Flag

DIY Dollar Tree Cooling Rack Rag Flag

Summer is here and it is time to start decorating for Memorial Day and Fourth of July. I’m a huge crafter so I seem to have a lot of material lying around. I knew I wanted to create a rag flag and decided that a cooling rack would be a great item to create my flag...

DIY Rice Heating Pad

DIY Rice Heating Pad

Summer is here and I seem to find myself working hard in my yard. After a full day of trimming shrubs and planting flowers I like to go into my house to take a hot bath and relax. After trimming my tall trees I seem to always have an aching neck and I find that a...

DIY Fanny Pack

DIY Fanny Pack

I am a person who is always on the go and one of my favorite things to do is to go Antique shopping. When I’m out and about shopping I don’t like to carry my big purse around with me which is why I wanted to find a way to create a fun and unique fanny pack! A fanny...

DIY Glass Jar Tree

DIY Glass Jar Tree

I love decorating my home and I love keeping trees up in my home all year long. You will find a variety of unique trees in all sizes throughout my home. If your following The Shabby Tree then you also know that I love to decorate with lace and doilies. One of my...

DIY Salt Shaker Night Light

DIY Salt Shaker Night Light

I have all kinds of lights throughout my home. My home is full of trees with lights and I have a variety of lamps in all sizes. I love keeping night lights in my kitchen and bathrooms to give the perfect amount of light at night. One of my followers sent me a cute...

DIY Rag Flag

DIY Rag Flag

Now that Easter is over I decided it is time to start pulling out all of my Americana decorations. I love incorporating all of the red, white and blue decorations for the summer. I have a variety of American flags but I wanted something different. We have been making...

DIY Headband Holder

DIY Headband Holder

Do you have headbands or love to wear headbands? I have a few headbands I love but I never seem to know where to keep them. If you have little girls that wear a lot of headbands then you're going to love this DIY! This can be placed in a dresser in a bedroom or on the...

Mother’s Day Amazon Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day Amazon Gift Ideas

Hi you guys! It's Joy here! With Mother's Day right around the corner and not being able to go out and shop in store I thought I would round up my favorite Mother's Day gift ideas from Amazon and share them with you! I love to shop for anyone, but I especially love to...

DIY Chicken Wire Tree

DIY Chicken Wire Tree

If you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know why I came up with this DIY! I decorate with trees throughout my home all year long and I wanted something fun for spring and summer... which led to this idea! This tree can be created in a variety of ways and you...

DIY Hot Glue Gun Embellishments

DIY Hot Glue Gun Embellishments

I’m a huge crafter and I am always looking for embellishments to add to a lot of my creations. I use a lot of hot glue and wanted to to try creating some embellishments with it. I ordered a variety of silicone molds from amazon as well as an amazing mat. The supplies...

DIY Air Freshener

DIY Air Freshener

I ordered a bunch of wooden rings from amazon and I have been trying to come up with some unique things to make with them. I love making my home smell good and I thought these wooden rings would work well with my essential oils. We can create a unique hanging air...

Salt Dough Cookie Ornaments

Salt Dough Cookie Ornaments

If your following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I keep trees up in my home all year long. I decorate trees for all holidays and seasons. There are so many ways to make your own ornaments but the salt dough ornament has always been one of my favorites. The...

DIY Americana Clothespin Craft

DIY Americana Clothespin Craft

I am working on decorating a few of my all year long trees for the summer. It will be Fourth of July before you know it so I wanted some Americana decor. I have done a lot of DIY’s using clothespins and I love how easy they are to clip to a tree. You can paint a...

DIY Flag Ornament

DIY Flag Ornament

If you're like me and you're taking down your Easter decorations then you're probably looking for something to keep out all summer long. I love decorating my trees and I wanted an easy ornament to make that would be great for Memorial Day and Fourth of July. This...

DIY Decorative Hanging Towel

DIY Decorative Hanging Towel

I love decorative dish towels for my kitchen and I love to hang them on my oven door . There are so many decorative dish towels in the stores but I wanted one that will hang and one that would match my decor. I am always using lace and doilies throughout my home which...

DIY Denim Top Hat

DIY Denim Top Hat

Ok Easter is over and I just finished taking down all of my Easter decorations. It is now time to start pulling out all of my Americana decorations. I wanted to come up with something to put on the top of my all year long tree. We have made a snowman hat for Christmas...

DIY Plaster of Paris Flowers

DIY Plaster of Paris Flowers

I have been seeing all kinds of flowers on Pinterest that are made with Plaster of Paris and I knew I had to give it a try. These flowers will be amazing to add to a wreath or just place throughout your home for decoration. I’m very excited to give this a try and I...

Some Easter Decorations I Have Throughout My Home

Some Easter Decorations I Have Throughout My Home

I love decorating my home for all holidays. It is hard to believe how fast the months are flying bye. I feel like I was just decorating for Christmas. I do keep trees up in my home all year long and decorate them for all holidays. I thought it would be fun to show you...

DIY Light Bulb Ornament

DIY Light Bulb Ornament

I have been trying to come up with some ways to make ornaments using items that we have in our home. I know that we should all have a light bulb in our home some where. This is an ornament that can be used on your tree all year long.   The supplies you will need...

DIY Rag Cross

DIY Rag Cross

I have been trying to think of some crafts we can do with supplies that we have at our home. It is Easter weekend and I knew it would be a great time to make a cross. You can keep this cross up in your home all year long. I love this DIY because you can create it any...

DIY Kids Easter Basket

DIY Kids Easter Basket

Do you like to give your kids an Easter Basket filled with goodies? I have a great idea to get your kids involved and keep them busy. An Easter basket does not have to be just a basket. There are so many ways to create a fun container to hold your kids goodies or even...

DIY Spring Hat Ornament

DIY Spring Hat Ornament

I love keeping trees up in my home all year long and I have been making a variety of ornaments for them. We have made a variety of bunny ornaments here at The Shabby Tree so I decided to create something different. You're going to love how easy this spring hat...

DIY Unique Sisal Rope Tree

DIY Unique Sisal Rope Tree

I have always loved trees my whole life which is why I named my business The Shabby Tree. One of my followers sent me a tree that was made out of a sisal rope. I knew as soon as I saw it that I had to give it a try. This can be done with a variety of ropes and done in...

DIY Doily Bird Nest

DIY Doily Bird Nest

I love decorating my home throughout the year for all holidays and seasons. Now that spring and summer are approaching I wanted something fun to add throughout my home. I seem to have a lot of doilies and I knew I could create a fun bird nest that I can use throughout...

Containers I Like To Use For Displaying Flowers Throughout My Home

Containers I Like To Use For Displaying Flowers Throughout My Home

I like to display a variety of flowers throughout my home. One of my favorite flowers is the hydrangea. I like to dry my hydrangeas and use them in my home all year long. I also use a lot of greenery and other seasonal artificial flowers. I know a vase is what most...

DIY Tic Tac Toe

DIY Tic Tac Toe

If your looking for a fun way to keep your kids busy then you will love this DIY. This is a fun game that can be played in your home or outside. This can be created with any scrap material that you have. My family spends a lot of time outside in the summer and I know...

DIY Bathroom Makeover Reveal

DIY Bathroom Makeover Reveal

I remodeled my bathroom a while back and I have been getting a lot of questions about it. We have lived in our home for over 18 years and it was time to redo our master bathroom. I let my husband choose most of the items except for the bath tub. I have always dreamed...

DIY Sock Bunny

DIY Sock Bunny

Ok everyone I know that you should all have a sock of some sort in your home. This DIY sock bunny works best if you have a long sock. Easter will be here before you know it and this bunny is such a cute decoration to add to your home. I think you will all love how...

DIY Tassel Necklace

DIY Tassel Necklace

If you have some ribbon then you're going to love this DIY. I get a lot of questions about tassel necklaces and I knew there had to be an easy way to make one. There are a variety of items you can use to create this tassel necklace. The supplies you will need are: 1....

A Variety Of Ways To Fill And Display Lanters

A Variety Of Ways To Fill And Display Lanters

I love to decorate my porch and I seem to have a variety of lanterns on my porch. There are so many different ways that people like to display and fill their lanterns. I’m going to show you what I will be putting in my lanterns and how I will have them displayed on my...

DIY Towel Teddy Bear

DIY Towel Teddy Bear

Have you ever been stuck in the house bored? Better yet, have you ever been stuck in the house with kids who claim that they are "bored"? Well, thankfully I have a quick craft to help get rid of that boredom!        This craft is so cute and easy and it...

DIY Dollar Tree Bracelet Ornament

DIY Dollar Tree Bracelet Ornament

I am always trying to come up with ways to make a variety of ornaments for my trees. The Dollar Tree had a pack of bracelets that I knew would work perfect. You can find plastic bracelets in all different shapes which is why this works so well. You will usually find...

DIY Glove Bunny

DIY Glove Bunny

If you're looking for a quick and simple way to make a bunny then this is for you. This will be the perfect size bunny to hang on a tree or add to your dough bowls. The supplies you will need are: 1. A glove 2. Stuffing 3. glue 4. Pink paint 5. Black marker 6. Paint...

How To Change A Napkin Ring Into An Ornament

How To Change A Napkin Ring Into An Ornament

I am always trying to inspire everyone to look at things in a variety of ways. You don’t always have to use everything in the way it was created to be used. I was out and about shopping one day and saw these adorable napkin rings. I knew as soon as I saw them that I...

DIY Coffee Filter Butterfly

DIY Coffee Filter Butterfly

I have been doing a lot of crafts with coffee filters lately and I knew I wanted to make something fun for my spring tree. I love to keep trees up in my home all year long and I will decorate them for all seasons. Summer is right around the corner and knew a butterfly...

DIY Strawberries

DIY Strawberries

I have been looking for some cute ideas for bowl fillers. Summer is around the corner and I new some type of strawberries would be perfect. These can be used in your dough bowls or even made into an ornament for your tree. The supplies you will need are: 1. Whole...

How I Incorporate My Old Silver Throughout My Home

How I Incorporate My Old Silver Throughout My Home

I’m always trying to inspire people to check out their local thrift stores or antique stores for old silver items. I have accumulated a lot over the years. I don’t like to clean my silver because I love the old tarnish look. I seem to incorporate it into every room of...

The Shabby Tree Warehouse Reveal

The Shabby Tree Warehouse Reveal

Ok everyone I seem to be at my warehouse more than my home lately. I want to show you a quick peek of what our warehouse looks like. You will see where I do my lives from and things we do throughout the day. This is what you will see as you first enter the front door....

DIY Cardboard Carrot

DIY Cardboard Carrot

I have been trying to think of a way to make a fun and unique carrot. Something that I can hang on my front door for Easter. I want something quick and easy to make. Here at our warehouse we seem to have a lot of cardboard. I knew there had to be a way to create a...

DIY Tin Cookie Sheet Flower

DIY Tin Cookie Sheet Flower

I have been trying to come up with some ways to create fun and unique flowers that can be used throughout your porch. I didn’t want to use material because I wanted something that can’t withhold all types of weather. I found cookie sheets in the Dollar Tree that I...

Decorating A Coffee Can Using Texture

Decorating A Coffee Can Using Texture

I have been trying to come up with ways to recycle my coffee cans or any large can you may have. I love to display my trees and flowers in unique containers. I knew that using fabric and Texture I could create a fun and unique container. The supplies you will need for...

Ways To Decorate Your Front Door

Ways To Decorate Your Front Door

I love to sit on my front porch and I love my porch to have a cozy feeling. When people come up to your porch the first thing they will be looking at is your front door. I love incorporating garlands. And lights around my door. I seem to get a lot of questions about...

DIY Twine Star

DIY Twine Star

I love decorating my porch and especially around my front door. I wanted something that I can keep up all year long. I like to keep a basic greenery around my door and I knew I wanted to make something with twine. I decided a star with twine would be a great item for...

DIY Tablecloth Ornaments

DIY Tablecloth Ornaments

I always try to tell everyone to look at things with a creative mind. While I was shopping I saw a variety of tablecloths that have bunny prints on them. I knew right away that I can make some adorable ornaments from the tablecloths. A variety of stores are putting...

DIY Dish Towel Angel

DIY Dish Towel Angel

Everyone seems to use dish towels in their kitchen which is why this DIY is such a great gift idea. There are are a variety of styles of kitchen towels in all the stores. You just need to find a dish towel and a hot pad and you can create one stinking cute angel. The...

A few of my favorite DIY’s we have made here at The Shabby Tree

A few of my favorite DIY’s we have made here at The Shabby Tree

If your new to my page then you might not have seen some of these items I’m about to show you. We have been busy and made a lot of items here at The Shabby Tree. I’m going to show you just a few of my favorite. These are not in any specific order. The lace cement...

A Peek At All The Cabinets I Like To Keep Throughout My Home

A Peek At All The Cabinets I Like To Keep Throughout My Home

I seem to always pick up an old cabinet when I stop at any antique store. Cabinets are a must have if you need more storage.I like to buy cabinets that have a solid door on them so that you can’t see what is inside. I have a variety of cabinets of all sizes throughout...

DIY Dish Towel Bunny

DIY Dish Towel Bunny

Your all going to want to pull out your dish towels and wash cloths to give this a try. This is so simple to make and is adorable to put in your bathroom or kitchen for a spring decoration.     The supplies you will need are: 1. One dish towel 2. Two wash...

Bunny Sack Decoration

Bunny Sack Decoration

When I was in Target shopping I found some adorable little bunny sacks. I knew I could transform them into a cute Easter decoration. You can do this to almost any type of cloth sack. The supplies you will need are: 1. Cloth bunny sack (the sack I am using is from...

DIY Large Decorative Egg

DIY Large Decorative Egg

Spring is around the corner and I wanted to add some large decorative eggs into my spring decorations. These can be done in a variety of sizes. I will be adding them into my spring trees and in my large dough bowl. You can also make these using a variety of materials....

DIY Coco Liner Flower

DIY Coco Liner Flower

I seem to be addicted to the coco liners from the Dollar Tree lately. I never knew you could create so many fun and unique items from these coco liners.   The supplies you will need are: 1. Four coco liners ( Mine are from the Dollar Tree) 2. Scissors 3. Thick...

DIY Coco Liner Balls

DIY Coco Liner Balls

The dollar store is starting to put out all their spring and summer items. I saw these coco liners and I knew we could create some fun items with them. You will definitely want to pick up two of these coco baskets.     The supplies you will need are: 1. Two...

DIY Angel Wings

DIY Angel Wings

I seem to have a lot of lace material and I have been trying to create some unique items with it. Angel wings seem to be a very popular decoration lately. These are so easy to make and can be used so many different ways.         The supplies you...

DIY Shamrock

DIY Shamrock

  I decorate a lot for all holidays and I have been wanting something fun and different for St. Patrick’s Day. Everything in the stores seem to be made with green sparkle or green tinsel. I wanted something made out of material and more of a neutral color.  ...

DIY Mesh Strainer Bunny Head

DIY Mesh Strainer Bunny Head

I am always trying to find new ways to use everyday items for my crafts. There are so many items that you can find in the Dollar Tree to craft with. By using two mesh strainers you can create a fun and unique bunny head.   The supplies you will need are: 1. Two...

DIY Pine Cone Carrots

DIY Pine Cone Carrots

Spring is around the corner and I have been trying to come up with some ideas for spring decorations. Decorative carrots are a must have for Spring and Easter decorations. Your going to love this idea because a lot of you have the supplies right in your yard. Your...

Napkin Ornament DIY

Napkin Ornament DIY

I love using napkins for a variety of DIY’s but when I was out shopping I found some fun and unique napkins. When I was in Home Goods I found some fun cutout napkins. I knew right away that I had to do something fun with these.   The supplies you will need are:...

DIY Bunny Head

DIY Bunny Head

I love decorating for all holidays and I have been looking at all the Easter decor in the stores. I’m always looking for new ideas or items I can use to create a new idea. While shopping in Walmart I found a child’s Easter headband and I knew it would make a great...

My Walmart Must Haves

My Walmart Must Haves

I seem to be in Walmart a lot and I find a lot of my craft items here. I am going to show you a lot of items from Walmart that we have used here at The Shabby Tree.       The first item that is a must have for me from Walmart is the wax burner. I have...

DIY Rag Balls

DIY Rag Balls

Spring is around the corner and I was wanting to make something fun for my dough bowls and trees. I found some plastic baseballs in the Dollar Tree and I knew they would work great for making rag balls.         The supplies you will need are: 1....

DIY Chalkboard

DIY Chalkboard

I find myself in thrift stores all the time buying a variety of trays. Silver trays are amazing and can be used for so many things. I have made a variety of silver trays into chalkboards which I love to use throughout my home. These are very simple to make and your...

DIY Balloon Flower

DIY Balloon Flower

Ok spring will be here before you know it and I wanted something different and cute to put in my trees. Flowers are always a great item for spring decorating and I wanted one that can be created different ways depending on your decor.   The supplies you will need...

DIY Newspaper Carrots

DIY Newspaper Carrots

I love spring and I wanted something fun to put in my dough bowls and add to my spring tree. These carrots are so easy to make and can be decorated according to your style. The supplies you will need are: 1. Newspaper 2. Scissors 3. Glue gun 4. Jute or twine 5. Muslin...

DIY Twine Balls

DIY Twine Balls

I decorate a lot throughout my home and I wanted to make something that i can use in a variety of ways. These twine balls can be put into my everyday trees or placed on terra cotta pots.   The supplies you will need are: 1. Twine or jute 2. Wood glue ( I’m using...

DIY Felt Bunny Head

DIY Felt Bunny Head

I love decorating for every holiday and season. Spring and Easter will be here before you know it and I wanted to make something that I can use on my trees and in my dough bowls. You will love how easy these bunny heads are to make. The supplies you will need are: 1....

DIY Solar Mushroom

DIY Solar Mushroom

Okay everyone if you love to be outside and you love decorating your yard then this is going to be a must for you! I love decorating my yard and I love having lights everywhere. There are so many ways to add lights into your yard and garden and I think this DIY may be...

DIY Chicken Wire Framed Heart

DIY Chicken Wire Framed Heart

DIY Chicken Wire Framed Heart: Return To Blog I’m a huge thrift store shopper and I have seemed to accumulate a lot of frames. I have been decorating for Valentine’s Day and I wanted to make something that can go on my fireplace mantle or hang on a wall. This Diy is...

DIY Heart Rag Wreath

DIY Heart Rag Wreath

I’m not a big wreath person but I wanted something fun for Valentine’s Day. I found some styrofoam wreath forms in Hobby Lobby and I knew I wanted to incorporate fabric onto them some how. You can find a variety of heart forms In all sizes and I knew I wanted to...

DIY Napkin Rose

DIY Napkin Rose

 If you're a crafter then you probably already know that napkins are used for a lot of crafts. I decoupage with them a lot and wanted to find a fun and unique thing to do with them. You can find a variety of colored napkins in The Dollar Tree.   For this...

Dollar Tree Must Have Items For The Shabby Tree

Dollar Tree Must Have Items For The Shabby Tree

Here at The Shabby Tree we are crafting on a daily basis. We use a variety of craft supplies but we have found a lot of our items at The Dollar Tree. Some items that we have bought you might not have considered as a craft item. Here at The Shabby Tree I am always...

DIY Jute Flower

DIY Jute Flower

I love crafting and if you follow The Shabby Tree then you know I love using a variety of embellishments on my items. I love using doilies but I wanted to make something that I can add to my banners, broaches or maybe even a lamp shade. A flower is something that can...

DIY Wax Paper Crayon Hearts

DIY Wax Paper Crayon Hearts

I love decorating for Valentine’s Day and I wanted something fun for my kitchen windows. I get a lot of sun in my kitchen so I thought something that had a stain glass effect would be great. I have a lot of crayons left from when my children were smaller and I knew I...

DIY Paper Hearts

DIY Paper Hearts

I find myself decorating for every holiday and I knew I wanted to make something fun and different for Valentine’s Day. I tend to decorate with neutral colors a lot so I knew I didn’t want to use red. I was in Dollar Tree and I spotted a roll of brown paper and I knew...

Paper Baking Cups Craft Ideas

Paper Baking Cups Craft Ideas

I find myself in Home Goods a lot looking at all their amazing home and kitchen items. During the holidays they seem to get a lot of baking items. I am always seeing a lot of amazing printed paper baking cups. I don’t do a lot of baking but I knew I wanted to do...

DIY Candy Cane Heart

DIY Candy Cane Heart

Over the last few weeks I found myself buying a ton of Christmas decorations and when I saw these candy canes in the store I knew they could be used for more than a Christmas decoration. We all know that Valentines Day comes right after Christmas and gets here before...

DIY Party Popper

DIY Party Popper

Ok it’s time to celebrate and what better way to have some fun then to make some party poppers. These can be used for any occasion and the kids will love them!         The supplies you will need are: 1. Toilet paper or paper towel rolls 2. Paint 3....

DIY Placemat Pillows

DIY Placemat Pillows

    I was in Marshall’s and saw these amazing red heart placemats. I knew these placemats would make the perfect Valentine pillows. The supplies you will need: 1. Placemats (this can be done with any placemats. I am using heart shaped ones from Marshall’s)...

DIY Cold Food Display

DIY Cold Food Display

Are you looking for a unique way to display a cold food item? If so then your going to love this idea. I love using all my silver I find from my local thrift stores. By adding a glass insert I found a unique way to keep my shrimp cold for our New Year’s get together....

DIY Cardboard Hearts

DIY Cardboard Hearts

Now that Christmas is over you probably have a lot of cardboard boxes around. This is a quick and easy way to make some Valentine decorations from cardboard. The supplies you will need are: 1. Cardboard (I am cutting pieces from a cardboard box) 2. Scissors 3. Mod...

Mini Grapevine Wreath Heart Ornament

Mini Grapevine Wreath Heart Ornament

    If you're looking for some simple but cute valentine ornaments for your tree then you will love these. The supplies you will need are: 1. Mini grapevine wreaths (I got these from Hobby Lobby) 2. Small wooden heart cutouts (I got this bag of hearts from...

DIY Rake Tree

DIY Rake Tree

Every year I try to find a fun and unique gift to give my neighbor. She has an amazing back porch and I knew this would be a cute tree she could keep out there all year long. I added a few lottery tickets to label it Raking in the cash.        ...

DIY Paper Bag Decoration

DIY Paper Bag Decoration

If your looking for a quick and simple decoration then this Diy is for you. This is so simple to make and can be used so many different ways.   The supplies you need: 1. Seven paper lunch bags 2. Scissors 3. Glue gun You will need to glue all seven bags together....

Baby Shoe Tree

Baby Shoe Tree

Do you have your baby shoes or your children’s baby shoes that you seem to be holding onto and not sure what to do with. If so then your going to want to give this idea a try. The supplies you will need: 1. A pair of baby shoes 2. Styrofoam 3. Bottle brush trees 4....

DIY Cloth Tree

DIY Cloth Tree

I have been wanting to make a simple cloth tree that I can put in my bedroom to pin my broaches to. This tree can be used any where throughout your home.   The supplies you will need are: 1. Large piece of styrofoam. If you want to make my size tree your...

DIY Colander Snowman

DIY Colander Snowman

Oh my if you love snowmen then you're going to love this DIY. I have done a few DIY’s using plastic colanders from the Dollar Tree but this is the first time I have made a snowman from them.           The supplies you will need are: 1. Four...

DIY Sculpey Ornaments

DIY Sculpey Ornaments

If you're looking for a fun and easy DIY Christmas ornament then your going to love this one! I love this because I can use a variety of cookie cutters and I can make a decorative print using a doily or piece of lace. I rolled out the sculpey and then I rolled a doily...

My Dining Room for Christmas

My Dining Room for Christmas

Ok everyone you have all been asking for photos of my dining room. I did a snowman theme with flocked trees and garlands. My dining room has a space set off to the side where we just made into a cute and cozy sitting area. We have an antique fireplace mantle in this...

My Front Porch Decorated for the Holidays

My Front Porch Decorated for the Holidays

Hi you guys if you're following The Shabby Tree then you all know that I love lights and trees. I keep a bunch of different size trees on my porch throughout the year and decorate my porch as if it were another room in my home. I love to make my porch a comfortable...

DIY Tree Box Container

DIY Tree Box Container

I know we all like to put a tree skirt around the bottom of our Christmas tree but you all need to give this a try. This quick and simple DIY not only gilded the base of my tree but adds a statement to my tree.   The supplies you will need are: 1. A cardboard box...

DIY Decorative Mint

DIY Decorative Mint

If your looking for a cute idea for a bowl filler for the holiday then here it is. This DIY is so simple to make and can be used in your dough bowl or as an ornament on your tree.         The supplies you will need are: 1. Something small and...

Quick Tip For Holiday Dough Bowl

Quick Tip For Holiday Dough Bowl

There are so many ways to fill a dough bowl for holidays. I like to mix textures and items in mine. There are so many other items that you can use in place of a dough bowl. Here are a few items I use throughout my home and a few ways I fill them for Christmas.

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

My family and I have spent the last few days thinking up and creating the best gift guides we could think of to help you shop this holiday season! These gift guides include products entirely from Amazon and as an Amazon associate I make a small percentage off of...

DIY Handmade Stocking

DIY Handmade Stocking

I love decorating for Christmas and I wanted some stockings that I can hang as decorations. I am always buying chenille bedspreads from my local thrift stores and I knew I wanted to use them for this DIY.   I love decorating for Christmas and I wanted some...

Popsicle Stick Tree Ornament

Popsicle Stick Tree Ornament

This is such a fun and easy diy that can be done with your children.         The supplies you will need are: 1. Popsicle sticks ( you will need a variety of sizes. I got mine from Michaels) 2. Decorative tape or ribbon 3. Glue gun 4. Scissors 5....

DIY Dollar Tree Funnel Tree

DIY Dollar Tree Funnel Tree

I find myself in the Dollar Tree a lot lately and for some reason a set of funnels caught my eye. By stacking these funnels you can get creative and make a fun and unique tree.         The supplies you will need are: 1. A set of plastic funnels ( I...

Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas

Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas

1. Holiday Snacks & Holiday Giftbag - This is the perfect last minute gift for anyone or any occasion! 2. Wax Burner & Wax Cubes - This would be an amazing gift for anyone you know who loves to entertain or spend a lot of time in their home.   3....

Mop Head Wreath

Mop Head Wreath

I’m not a big wreath person but I have been wanting to make a wreath that I can incorporate some of my doilies on. I like to make things look old and vintage and I knew a mop head was something that I can coffee stain so I thought I would give it a try and make it...

DIY Tassel Ornament

DIY Tassel Ornament

I saw a mop in the Dollar Tree and I knew I had to make something with it. We are making a simple tassel ornament that can be used in a variety of ways. The supplies you will need are: 1. Mop ( this one is from Dollar Tree) 2. Twine 3. Scissors 4. Elmer’s glue 5....

Mesh Strainer Snowman Head

Mesh Strainer Snowman Head

I have been wanting to make some fun but unique snowman head ornaments. I find myself in Dollar Tree a lot and new when I saw these mesh strainers they would make a unique snowman head. The supplies you will need are: 1. Two mesh strainers ( I got mine from Dollar...

DIY Plastic Hanger Angel

DIY Plastic Hanger Angel

I have been making larger Christmas decor to hang outside and when I saw this angel I knew I had to give it a try. We have been making a few things out of hangers here at The Shabby Tree and some of my followers have been sending me ways to make an angel. I told them...

DIY Decoupaged Decorative Christmas Box

DIY Decoupaged Decorative Christmas Box

I found some amazing vintage Christmas print wrapping paper in Marshall’s and I knew I wanted to make something with it. I have a lot of paper mache containers and thought I could make a cute decorative box with this paper.   The supplies you will need are: 1....

DIY Snowman Hat

DIY Snowman Hat

If you love decorating and you love snowmen then your going to love this DIY! I wanted to make a snowman hat that can be used as a tree topper or one that I can put on a larger handmade snowman. I found some paper mache containers in Hobby Lobby and I knew they would...

Dollar Tree Wooden Tag Makeover

Dollar Tree Wooden Tag Makeover

I love to put some bigger items in my 9ft Christmas tree and I knew when I saw these large tags in Dollar Tree they would be perfect. I wanted to use these tags as a way to incorporate a message onto my tree. This is a very quick and simple DIY.   The supplies...

DIY Paper Towel Roll Candles

DIY Paper Towel Roll Candles

I love candles and if your like me you can never have enough. I have been seeing these candles made from paper towel rolls and decided to give them a try. I love them and they are so easy to make.       The supplies you will need are: 1. Paper towel...

Dollar Tree Snowflake Candy Dish

Dollar Tree Snowflake Candy Dish

I find myself in Dollar Tree a lot and I knew when I saw these plastic snowflake candy dishes I had to make something with them. I love to add larger statement pieces to my 9ft tree and I knew these would make a perfect large size snowflake ornament.    ...

DIY Dollar Tree Snowflake

DIY Dollar Tree Snowflake

I love decorating my porch for Christmas and I have been looking for larger items to put in it. Everything I have been seeing seems to be pricey so I thought I would just make some. You will love this DIY because it is easy and very cost efficient. The supplies you...

DIY Plastic Hanger Snowflake

DIY Plastic Hanger Snowflake

If your looking for a unique and fun Christmas decoration then your going to love this one. This can be put in your your home or hung outside .   The supplies you will need are : 1. Plastic hangers ( you will need 16 and I got mine from Walmart) 2. Scissors 3....

Paper Straw Ornaments

Paper Straw Ornaments

I am loving the colors and prints that you can find in paper straws. You can find a variety of them and I knew when I saw the red and white ones I just had to incorporate them into a Christmas ornament.         Some of the supplies you will need...

DIY Ribbon Tree Ornament

DIY Ribbon Tree Ornament

I bought a big bag of beads from my local thrift store and I have been trying to find some ornament ideas for them. I love trees and knew as soon as I saw this one that I had to try it.           The supplies you will need are: 1. Ribbon ( you...

Dollar Tree Boot Makeover

Dollar Tree Boot Makeover

I love making a lot of my ornaments for my Christmas tree. I knew when I saw this small tinsel Santa boot in Dollar Tree that it would make a good ornament.   The supplies you will need are: 1. Tinsel Santa boot from the Dollar Tree 2. Black chunky yarn 3. Cotton...

DIY Lampshade Bell

DIY Lampshade Bell

If you love decorating for the holidays and want an easy and fun diy then you will love this one. I find myself in my local thrift stores all the time and I’m always picking up lampshades. I am using smaller lampshades and turning them into a bell for the holidays....

DIY Star From Hangers

DIY Star From Hangers

I love decorating with stars because it is something that you can use all year long. I have been looking for a way to make a large star. This Diy is so quick and simple and you can design it to incorporate with your decor style.   The supplies you will need: 1....

DIY Twig Tree Ornament

DIY Twig Tree Ornament

If your looking for a simple and rustic looking ornament then your going to love this Diy. You can get so creative with just sticks from your yard.             The supplies you will need are: 1. Sticks( any size sticks you want. It works...

Clothespin Tree Topper

Clothespin Tree Topper

If you'r looking for a unique tree topper then you're going to love this DIY! You can create this tree topper to be any color or size that you want. The supplies you will need are: 1. A wooden dowel. You can use any size dowel you want. I got a thicker dowel so it...

Decoupaged Glass Plate

Decoupaged Glass Plate

The holidays are around the corner and if you love giving cookies or baked goods then you're going to love this DIY. You can make this for a holiday but it can be made for an everyday use as well. The supplies you will need are: 1. Glass plate (mine is from the Dollar...

DIY Yarn Star

DIY Yarn Star

I have been trying to think of some ways to use card board that I have lying around. I love decorating for all occasions and decided to make some stars that I can decorate with for all year long. This diy is so simple and you can make it in any size you would like....

DIY Dollar General Puzzle Trees

DIY Dollar General Puzzle Trees

I found some mini wooden puzzle trees in Dollar General and as soon as I saw them I new I had to get some. These are so cute and can be decorated in so many different ways. I am going to be covering them with fabric and adding a snow look to them.      ...

DIY Mini Rag Tree

DIY Mini Rag Tree

If you want a simple and run project then your going to love this one. I love trees and this small rag tree can be made with any color or print material that will go with your decor. The supplies you will need are: 1. Material ( I’m using this roll of strips that I...

DIY Jute Storage Box

DIY Jute Storage Box

If your like me and you seem to always be looking for containers to put things in then your going to love this Diy. The supplies you will need are: 1. Brown box ( you can use any size box you want. I got this one from the post office ) 2. Jute ( the one I am using is...

DIY Appliqué T-Shirt

DIY Appliqué T-Shirt

I was in Walmart and saw some fun iron on material. I knew as soon as I saw it that I wanted to make some fun t-shirts. The supplies you will need: 1. T-shirt 2. Iron on material ( I found this buffalo print iron on material in walmart) 3. Iron 4 scissors The first...

DIY Angel Ornament

DIY Angel Ornament

I love angels and I have been wanting to make some smaller ones that can be used as ornaments or just as decoration throughout your home. These are very simple to make and I love that you can create them to go with your decor. The supplies you will need are: 1. Paper...

Clothespin DIY Snowflake

Clothespin DIY Snowflake

I’m always looking for ideas for making ornaments for my trees. If your looking for a low cost and easy ornament then this diy is for you. The supplies you will need: 1. Clothespins ( I am using 2 different sized clothespins from Walmart. 2. Paint or stain if your...

Dollar Tree DIY Candy Cane

Dollar Tree DIY Candy Cane

In the past I have made wreaths with vintage items incorporated throughout them. I knew when I saw this metal candy cane form in Dollar Tree that I wanted to do something similar. This is a fun diy because you can incorporated whatever you want into this candy cane....

DIY Mantel Swag

DIY Mantel Swag

If you have a mantel and your looking for something that will make a statement then you need to check this diy out. I love this diy because you can create this mantel swag to go with the decor of your home. This mantel swag can be made for a holiday or you can make...

DIY Wooden Home Sign

DIY Wooden Home Sign

If you're looking for a fun sign for your home but one that your can design according to your decor then this diy is for you. This can be made in a variety of ways but here is how I designed mine.   The supplies you will need are: 1. 3/4”x 12 x 48” SQ edge msg...

Diy Dollar Tree Snowflake and Icicle

Diy Dollar Tree Snowflake and Icicle

If you're looking for something fun and easy to make for your Christmas tree then you need to give this DIY a try! I find myself in Dollar Tree a lot and as soon as I saw this wooden snowflake I knew exactly what I wanted to do with it. I also thought I could do the...

Diy Tree

Diy Tree

I have been seeing so many different decorative trees but I haven’t seen a style that I was loving. I decided to try making one where I can incorporate my own materials and colors that wou ld go with my style.   The items you will need to make the larger tree are...

Diy Paper Ornaments

Diy Paper Ornaments

If your on a budget and you want a quick and easy diy then you will want to try this one. Most of my supplies are from The Dollar Tree. The supplies you will need are: A roll of brown paper( I got mine from the Dollar tree) Stuffing Some patterns of your choice ( I’m...

Diy Decorative Candles

Diy Decorative Candles

If you love candles like I do then your going to want to give this a try. This is so simple to do and your going to be amazed. The supplies you will need are: Candle Napkin( with print if your choice) Scissors Iron First thing is to cut out your design from your...

DIY Splatter Screen Pumpkin

DIY Splatter Screen Pumpkin

I love fall and I love pumpkins and I knew I wanted to make where I can incorporate my lace from Goodwill. This pumpkin is so easy to make and you can create it according to what you like. I will be incorporating lace but you can use any kind of fabric or just simple...

Diy Stuffed Star Ornament

Diy Stuffed Star Ornament

If your looking for an ornament that can be used throughout the whole year then you need to give this a try. I love incorporating stars throughout my home decor. This stuffed star can be used as an ornament or even bowl fillers.   The supplies you will need are:...

How to Fill a Dough Bowl for Fall

How to Fill a Dough Bowl for Fall

I love dough bowls and I love them in all sizes. You can find dough bowls in a variety of places and they do not have to be an original. I love all types of wooden bowls. I have found a few of my bowls from my local Goodwill, local antique stores and even in Hobby...

Coffee Stained Fabric

Coffee Stained Fabric

I love lace and doilies but I like them to look grungy. There is a simple way to grunge things using instant coffee. The supplies you will need are: 1.Instant coffee 2. Water 3. Bowl 4. Rubber gloves 5. Measuring cup 6. Material I am using 10 cups of water and a half...

DIY Snowflake

DIY Snowflake

The supplies you will need to make this snowflake are:  three cardboard tubes from paper towels a pair of scissors a pen or pencil a ruler ribbon of your choice a glue gun bling of your choice spray paint of your choice rust-oleum spray glitter  First thing you will...

DIY Dollar Tree Rag Pumpkin Wreath

DIY Dollar Tree Rag Pumpkin Wreath

If you love fall like I do and you're looking for something fun to put on your front door then I have the Diy for you. This pumpkin wreath can be used so many ways throughout your home but it is an amazing wreath for your front door.   The supplies you will need...

DIY Candy Cane Ornament.

DIY Candy Cane Ornament.

I love Christmas and I wanted to make something simple that would give my tree a pop of color. I have tons of material and I have a lot of wire so I knew I could make a simple but candy cane. The supplies you will need are: 1. Wire (I’m using 18 gauge wire) 2. Warm...

Diy Handmade Icicle

Diy Handmade Icicle

If you want a unique and fun ornament for your tree then you will love this diy. All you need for this simple diy is: Wire Warm and natural Hot glue Wire cutters Elmer’s glue Paint brush Crystal glitter First you will need to cut strips of your warm and natural. I’m...

Hobby Lobby Grapevine Tree Makeover

Hobby Lobby Grapevine Tree Makeover

If your following The Shabby Tree then you all know I’m obsessed with trees. When I saw these grapevine trees in Hobby Lobby I knew I had to have them for a diy. This is such a simple diy and can be created to match any decor you have in your home. The supplies you...

DIY Lampshade Tree

DIY Lampshade Tree

If you want something fun and unique then this DIY is for you. I am always in my local Goodwill and I have been finding a lot of lampshades recently. I seem to be obsessed with trees and I keep them up in my home all year long. After accumulating a lot of lampshades I...

DIY Magnetic Wooden Board

DIY Magnetic Wooden Board

I have a business called The Shabby Tree and I love using message boards to post messages to my followers on Facebook. I have used chalkboards, dry erase boards and metal magnetic boards to make messages. I wanted something different and I wanted it to be on wood. I...

DIY Chunky Blanket

DIY Chunky Blanket

ATTENTION!! - There are two videos at the end of this post showing how to make the blanket. You will see the first one immediately. PLEASE CONTINUE  TO SCROLL TO FIND THE SECOND ONE!  It has space between the two videos!  - Thank you! I have always loved the look of a...

DIY Framed Ornaments

DIY Framed Ornaments

If your looking for a way to make quick but unique ornaments then you will love this DIY. I found an amazing fabric in Hobby Lobby with a photo print. As soon as I saw this fabric I knew I had to have it. You do not have to have this fabric you can incorporate any...

Trees I Keep Up All Year Long

Trees I Keep Up All Year Long

Trees do not have to be in your home just for Christmas. I keep trees up all year long in my home. I have all kinds of trees and they are all different shapes and sizes. I recently did a walk through of my main level of my home and we counted 49 trees. Here are all 49...

DIY Holiday Hanging Basket

DIY Holiday Hanging Basket

If you love having hanging baskets on your porch for the summer then you will love this idea for fall and winter. All you will need is: 1. A grapevine wreath (the size will depend on how big you want it to be 2. A terra cotta tray (your tray needs to be bigger than...

DIY Dish Towel Pillow

DIY Dish Towel Pillow

I don’t seem to have much storage space in my home which is why I love the idea of making my own pillow case covers. I like to use a variety of different size pillows throughout my home. If you like a longer bed pillow then you must try this simple DIY. I’m loving...

My Hobby Lobby Must Haves

My Hobby Lobby Must Haves

I’m a huge crafter and seem to find myself in Hobby Lobby a lot. I often get asked where I find my craft supplies so I decided to make a blog post to show you my top picks from Hobby Lobby! I am going to list my favorite, must have items and tell you what I use them...

DIY Ghost

DIY Ghost

I love Halloween and I somehow wanted to incorporate a ghost into my Halloween decorations. I have been using a lot of lace and muslin for my diy crafts and decided to give a ghost a try with it. These are so easy and turned out so stinking cute. You will need some...

DIY Twine Holder

DIY Twine Holder

I’m a huge crafter and seem to be using twine a lot. When I’m crafting my twine seems to just go every where. I wanted something to hold to my twine in place but I also wanted it to look cute. I went to Home Depot and ended up getting creative with what I found. The...

Front Porch Decor Ideas

Front Porch Decor Ideas

I often get asked a bunch of questions about my front porch decorations. If you love decorating and love being out on your porch then this is the blog post for you! This post includes a list of all my must have decorations and items for my front porch.    ...

DIY Witch Broom

DIY Witch Broom

If you want a cute decoration for Halloween then you need to give this quick DIY a try. I wanted a cute decoration to put on my front porch for the fall season and so I created some witch hats, but I thought what better to go with witch hats than witch brooms?!  All...

DIY Witch Hats

DIY Witch Hats

It is getting closer to the time where we all start thinking about decorating for fall and Halloween. I am a huge crafter and I love DIY's so I have been trying to think of ways to make some Halloween decor on a budget. I love using paper mache items and as soon as I...

Hobby Lobby Flower Makeover

Hobby Lobby Flower Makeover

I find myself in Hobby Lobby a lot and I found some amazing clearanced flowers. They were a bright lime green and I knew I wanted to change them up. I have a lot of old windows and I knew I wanted to some how incorporate the flowers into an old window. The supplies...

DIY Burlap Candy Corn

DIY Burlap Candy Corn

If you love fall and want a quick and easy decoration then you're going to love this project! I had a lot of scrap pieces of burlap lying around and I wanted to do something with them and I love my dough bowl and wanted something with a pop of color for it. I also...

DIY Fabric Pumpkin

DIY Fabric Pumpkin

I love fall and I just love decorating for it. One of my favorite things to decorate with for fall are pumpkins. I know you can find pumpkins in almost every store but I like to have certain sizes and certain colors for each pumpkin. I have been decorating a lot with...

DIY Jello Mold Pumpkins

DIY Jello Mold Pumpkins

I love to make unique and fun things here at The Shabby Tree. I knew as soon as I saw a few jello molds in our local Goodwill what I wanted to do with them. The supplies you will need for this project are: jello molds, knobs with screws, a drill and spray paint. The...

DIY Gnomes

DIY Gnomes

If your looking for something unique for your porch then this is for you.     The supplies you will need are : A potato, A tomato cage Tree limbs Wire and wire cutters A sweater  scissors And glue gun           The first thing you will...

Diy Pumpkin Ghost Girl

Diy Pumpkin Ghost Girl

If you love decorating for Fall and Halloween then your going to want to make this. I was in Home Goods and found an amazing plaster pumpkin. I knew as soon as I saw this lace detailed pumpkin what I was going to make with it. I use a lot of lace and muslin when...

Diy Wooden Trees

Diy Wooden Trees

When decorating my home I love using trees of all shapes and sizes. I knew I wanted some type of small wooden trees. If you love the farm house look that is out every where right now then your going to want to make a few of these. The supplies you will need are: a...

Diy Angel

Diy Angel

I seem to always find myself in Goodwill and I have accumulated a lot of glass pieces. I found a few in my pile that I knew would make amazing pieces for an Angel. If you like unique items then your going to want to try this project.     The supplies I will...

DIY Pumpkin Decor

DIY Pumpkin Decor

If you want a quick and easy fall decorations then you need to give this simple diy a try. You will need this pumpkin cutout from The Dollar Tree, a piece of wood of your choice( this wood I’m using is from Hobby Lobby) and some spray paint( I am using cream chalk...

Diy Twine Pumpkins

Diy Twine Pumpkins

    Fall is just around the corner and your going to want to make a few of these quick and easy twine pumpkins. These are great for bowl fillers , sitting on your mantel or if your like me decorating a fall tree. The supplies you will need are: styrofoam...

DIY Silver Lazy Susan

DIY Silver Lazy Susan

I’m always using old silver trays throughout my home and I think I have one in every room of my house. I have a few in my kitchen with salt,pepper and napkins on it. I knew I wanted something that can turn for easier access. This is a simple and quick project that I...

Dollar Store DIY Pumpkin

Dollar Store DIY Pumpkin

Fall is approaching quickly and it seems like a lot of the holiday decor is black and white. I have always wanted to do a variety of pumpkins going up my front porch steps. I wanted something that wouldn’t rot and can be outside in the weather. I knew as soon as I saw...

DIY Shabby Chic Tree

DIY Shabby Chic Tree

I am obsessed with trees and I wanted to make a tree that I can leave out all year long! This turned out so cute and I’m excited for you all to give it a try. The supplies you will need are: 1. A tomato cage 2. Wire 3. Jute 4. String 5. Material (I’m using Burlap, old...

DIY Magnetic Chalkboard

DIY Magnetic Chalkboard

 If you are following The Shabby Tree then you all know I’m obsessed with chalk boards and dry erase boards. I love writing cute little quotes on my chalk boards throughout my home. I wanted something different and when I saw these magnetic letters in Walmart an idea...

DIY Storage Drawer

DIY Storage Drawer

 I seem to be addicted to Goodwill and when I saw this drawer in there for $3.96 I just knew I had to get it. I love storage items and this drawer is going to be perfect for holding some of my treasures. All I need for this project was my drawer, chalk paint, chalk...

Dollar Tree DIY

Dollar Tree DIY

If you love fresh flowers you need to try this simple and quick Dollar Tree diy. I love cute vases for my flowers and when I saw this glass jar I knew it would be perfect. I love this idea because you can make the vase any color you choose.the supplies you will need...

DIY Baseball Bracelet

DIY Baseball Bracelet

I seem to always be at a baseball game and knew I wanted something cute and unique to wear to my sons games. We seem to have a lot of baseballs in our garage and I knew I wanted to give this project a try. First your supplies you will need are a baseball( it can be...

DIY Bird Bath

DIY Bird Bath

If your looking for a cute and simple project you will want to give this a try.   I have been doing a lot of yard decor projects but this was just too simple not to do. All you need is a grapevine e wreath, ribbon , a terra cotta tray , scissors, light blue paint...

DIY Ring Holder

DIY Ring Holder

If your like me and you like to take off your wedding ring when cleaning or even before going to bed then this simple project is for you.   All you need is a small photo frame, quilt batting or stuffing, a piece of scrap material, scissors, glue gun and a ball...

DIY Hook Hangers

DIY Hook Hangers

If you love unique items for your home then your going to love this project.  All you will need is some kind of tray or platter and a hook of your choice. You will also need a drill with drill bit ,screws with nuts (the size of your screw depends on the size of the...

DIY Hang Tags

DIY Hang Tags

I like to use all different type of hang tags. I use shipping tags which I order from amazon, small print tags which I buy from Hobby Lobby and brown and while tags of different sizes which also come from Hobby Lobby.   When making my tags I will use a hot glue...

DIY Bird Feeder

DIY Bird Feeder

I’m always in thrift stores and I have accumulated a lot of tea cups lately. Summer is here and I love All you need is a real cup with saucer,E6000 glue and some twine   Your going to put some E6000 glue on bottom side of your tea cup. You need to make sure the...

DIY American Flags

DIY American Flags

Ok everyone I have been making some cute Americana items out of canvas. If your following The Shabby Tree you saw my Americana banner and the Americana stockings. I have been wanting some flags to go with those items. The supplies you will need: cream canvas material,...

Star Light

Star Light

Ok everyone i just made the cutest thing from some twigs from the trees throughout my yard. All your going to need for this project is 5 sticks all the same length, clippers to cut your sticks,scissors and twine. Your going to crisscross your first two sticks and...

DIY Bird Feeder

DIY Bird Feeder

I’m always shopping Goodwill and can’t seem to ever leave a cool vase or bowl there. I have accumulated a lot of glass dishes and wanted to make a unique Mother’s Day gift. I believe everyone out there loves birds and bird feeders so this item can be for almost...

American Flag Window

American Flag Window

I love making unique items and when I saw this old window I New exactly what I wanted to do with it. Memorial Day and July 4th are just around the corner so I thought this would be a great window to make an American flag for. Ok the supplies you will need are an old...

Coffee Stained Hang Tags

Coffee Stained Hang Tags

If you love unique things then your going to love this simple project. I like to use hang tags on a variety of items. I keep trees up all year long and incorporate hang tags onto my trees. They are a unique way to give someone a gift . These can be used throughout...

DIY Solar Chandelier

DIY Solar Chandelier

Ok I found this amazing chandelier at a thrift store for $10.00. If you love to be outside in the summer evenings your going to want to give this project a try. I just love solar lighting around my yard in the summer nights so I decided to turn this electric...

Flour Sack

Flour Sack

You. Guys. This flour sack project is so cute. Turn an old flour sack into an adorable flower holder!

Moss Covered Solar Chandelier

Moss Covered Solar Chandelier

I just love lights outside in the summer. Lately I have been obsessed with solar lights and I decided to make a simple moss covered chandelier for my porch.

Lace balls

Lace balls

If you love lace and doilies your going to love these DIY lace balls. I was looking for something unique to put in my large dough bowl and decided to create something myself. I’m always buying lace curtains and tablecloths from Goodwill so I thought I would try making...

Glass Dome Food Cover

Glass Dome Food Cover

  Ok everyone I love Goodwill and I go there a lot. I have been seeing a lot of beautiful glass bowls lately. I knew u wanted to make something unique with them and the first thing that popped into my head was a dome cake cover. With summer right around the...

Silver Platter Wreath

Silver Platter Wreath

If you love old silver and love having unique items throughout your home this is a must. Supplies you will need Old silver pieces of your choice, E6000 glue, hack saw or dremel saw. Then you can either use a nut with bolt and a crystal embellishment or you...

DIY Wallpaper Wall

DIY Wallpaper Wall

You. Guys. Im in love with this paper! Buy yours here!    Do you have a wall in your home that just needs something? You will love this easy fix. My sister has an amazing craft room and she wanted something unique for her statement wall. We decided to cover the whole...

Chandler Wood Burning Tool Project

Chandler Wood Burning Tool Project

If you want some unique items throughout your home you're going to love this Chandler wood burning tool! I love wooden signs but I wanted to be able to create my own designs and sayings so this was perfect for me. I created a few different projects using this wood...

DIY Brooch

DIY Brooch

If you love accent items your going to love these brooches.

Lace Denim Jacket

Lace Denim Jacket

DIY Shabby Blue Jean Jacket! This is super cute! You’re going to want to wear it all the time!

400 Antique Market Finds

400 Antique Market Finds

Ok everyone if you love unique things then The Lakewood 400 Antique Market in Cumming Ga is a must stop.

Old Silver Project

Old Silver Project

Old silver pieces from local antique stores or thrift stores can make unique home decor items.

Oh Christmas Tree!

Oh Christmas Tree!

Learn how to keep a tree up all year long without having that “Christmas” feel to it! Such a great way to add personality to any space!

Headboard Makeovers on a Budget

Headboard Makeovers on a Budget

Would you love to make your bedroom Unique? Be creative with your bed headboard. Here I used an old mantel for my headboard.

DIY Rustic Grapevine Tree

DIY Rustic Grapevine Tree

Would you like to see how to make A Rustic Grapevine Tree?

Supplies you will need: tomato stand, grapevine wreaths, rusty wire and pliers

Craft Booth Suggestions

Craft Booth Suggestions

There are so many wonderful things we can find at craft booths! People often overlook small insignificant items....but those treasures can help you our big time....find out how!

Antique Shopping

Antique Shopping

Have you ever wanted to go antiquing? And…on a budget?  Here are just a few tips on what I like to look for!

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