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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 Cookie Cutter Ornament

DIY Cookie Cutter Ornament

I was in Target and I found some Christmas cookie cutters for a dollar. These are fun to make cookies with but I want to get creative with them in another way. I think we can very easily turn these into some fun Christmas ornaments. This is very quick and easy ti do...

Christmas Living Room “2022”

Christmas Living Room “2022”

I finished decorating my living room for Christmas and I would love to show you a few of my favorite things. My living room is decorated with a variety of vintage Sant’s. This large wooden cut out is one of my favorites. I ordered this Santa online from Decor Steals....

DIY Light Up Candle

DIY Light Up Candle

Ok I seem to be using a lot of Clorox wipes which leaves me with a few empty containers. We recently made a fun lantern out of one and I thought it would be fun to use 2 empty containers and create a light up candle. This candle can be created to look so many...

DIY Fabric Hang Tag

DIY Fabric Hang Tag

Christmas is right around the corner and I always like to add some fun hang tags to my trees and gifts. We’ve made a variety of paper hang tags here at The Shabby Tree but I thought it would be fun to make a fabric hang tag. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1....

DIY Paper Ornament

DIY Paper Ornament

I have been decorating for Christmas and I’m working on two trees in my foyer. These trees stay up all year long and I just need to add a few Christmas ornaments to them. I want to keep it simple so I thought it would be fun to create a few larger ornaments out of...

Gift Ideas From Amazon For Christmas “2022”

Gift Ideas From Amazon For Christmas “2022”

Gift # 21 is shower aromatherapy steamers and you can find my referral link down below.Ok Christmas is right around the corner and it’s time to get your Christmas shopping done. I always like to share some of my gift ideas here at The Shabby Tree. This year I...

Diy Snow Globe Ornament

Diy Snow Globe Ornament

We’re always creating a variety of things here at The Shabby Tree. I was decorating my Christmas Tree and I thought it would be fun to create a new ornament for the tree. I always love seeing snow globes at Christmas time so I thought It would be fun to create a snow...

Diy Photo Craft That Lights Up

Diy Photo Craft That Lights Up

Ok if you’re following The Shabby Tree then you know how I love things that light up. We recently had some fun photos taken for Christmas and I thought it would be fun to have one light up. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One glass bottle from Hobby Lobby 2....

DIY Peppermint Stick Candle

DIY Peppermint Stick Candle

It’s time to start decorating for Christmas and I have a fun candle idea. I love having all types of lights throughout my home for the holidays and a fun candle is a must have for me. The Dollar Tree has glass jar candles that can be easily decorated to look like a...

DIY Angel Using Target Wood Ornaments

DIY Angel Using Target Wood Ornaments

Ok I was in Target and I found some fun wood ornaments in their dollar spot. I knew I had to get some and try to get creative with them. After looking at them for a while I decided that they would work perfect for creating a quick and very easy angel. They have two...

Target Ornament Board Makeover

Target Ornament Board Makeover

I found myself in Target today and of course I had to check out the Dollar Spot. They had a cute ornament board for $5.00 that I had to get. I want to do a simple makeover over to the ornament board to use it as a decoration. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1....

DIY Primitive Stocking Decoration

DIY Primitive Stocking Decoration

We recently got in a fun set of primitive stockings and I want to get creative with them. These stockings are very cute to just hang up as is but I want to create a fun decoration with them. You can find this set of stocking on our website by clicking the link below....

DIY Glass Snowman using Two Dollar Tree Items

DIY Glass Snowman using Two Dollar Tree Items

I started decorating for Christmas and I’m doing my dining room in a winter wonderland theme. When I think of snow I think about snowmen. Crafting does not need to be difficult or take a lot of time. I have a way to create a very quick and easy glass snowman that I...

Dining Room Decorated For Christmas “2022”

Dining Room Decorated For Christmas “2022”

The holidays are quickly approaching and I love decorating my home for them. I wanted to get a head start this year so I just decorated my dining room. After going through my Christmas decorations I decided to keep the dining room simple and create a winter wonderland...

DIY Nativity Scene Using Wooden Cut Out

DIY Nativity Scene Using Wooden Cut Out

The stores seem to have all of their Christmas out and I just have to check it all out. I recently picked up a wooden nativity scene cut out from Hobby Lobby and I know exactly what I want to do with it. I think we can easily create a light up nativity scene using...

DIY Santa Napkin Craft

DIY Santa Napkin Craft

I found myself in Home Goods today and I found the best Santa napkin. As soon as I saw this napkin I knew I had to get it for a craft. You get 40 of these napkins in one pack for $3.99. I want to create two different items using this napkin. The supplies that I’ll be...

DIY Rustic Turkey

DIY Rustic Turkey

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and I thought it would be fun to make one more turkey decoration. We have made a few different turkeys here at The Shabby Tree but today I want to create a rustic turkey. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One wood round...

Nutcraker Napkin Craft

Nutcraker Napkin Craft

I was recently in Home Goods and found the cutest nutcracker napkins. We are always creating fun items with napkins here at The Shabby Tree. This napkin is very pretty and I just know we can easily create a light up nutcracker with it. The supplies that I’ll be using...

Target Christmas “2022”

Target Christmas “2022”

I found myself in Target looking at all of their Christmas and they have so many great things. I thought it would be fun to show some of the items that caught my eye. They have a great selection of pillows and blanket. The hunter green seems to be very popular. I love...

DIY Snow Scene

DIY Snow Scene

Ok I want to do a winter wonderland theme in my dining room this year for Christmas. I have a buffet and I thought it would be fun to create a snow scene to place on one of the trays I keep on top. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Safety cones from the Dollar...

DIY Nativity Using A Display Box From Target

DIY Nativity Using A Display Box From Target

I recently went to Target and found a display box in the Dollar Spot. They had a lot of great items but as soon as I saw the display box I knew I had to get it. The display box will work perfect for creativity a nativity. Some other items that I’ll be using are: 1....

DIY Wreath Using Dried Organic Mix

DIY Wreath Using Dried Organic Mix

We recently put a fun box of dried organic mix onto our website. This box of mix caught my eye and I knew I wanted to get creative with it. I think we can easily use this box of mix to create a fun wreath for the holidays. I will be using a piece of cardboard, hot...

DIY Pendant Necklace

DIY Pendant Necklace

I love jewelry and I love creating fun and unique jewelry. If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you already know I don’t like things to be complicated. You can find some charms in Hobby Lobby that will allow you to make some quick and easy unique necklaces. I will...

Snow Globe Makeover

Snow Globe Makeover

I recently purchased a pretty white snow globe from Target in their Dollar Spot. The base of the snow globe has a snowflake on it which caught my eye. I knew as soon as I saw the snow globe what I wanted to do with it. This snow globe will make the perfect decoration...

DIY Snowflake Lantern

DIY Snowflake Lantern

I started decorating for Christmas and I seem to have a snowflake theme going on in my dining room this year. We have created a few snowflakes here at The Shabby Tree but I thought it would be fun to create a snowflake lantern. I like to try and get creative with...

DIY Deer Head Using Decorative Fill

DIY Deer Head Using Decorative Fill

I found myself in Target today and the dollar spot had a lot of fun Christmas items. There was a bag of Christmas filler for $3.00 that caught my eye. The bag contains 2 flocked greenery pieces that gave me an idea. I think we can use the bag of filler to create a fun...

DIY Red Cardinal Craft

DIY Red Cardinal Craft

I recently found a beautiful cardinal napkin that I have been wanting to get creative with. There are so many ways to get creative with a simple napkin. I want to create a fun container that I can use as a centerpiece or just a simple holiday decoration. The supplies...

Christmas Bedroom “2022”

Christmas Bedroom “2022”

Christmas is quickly approaching and I want to give my bedroom a touch of Christmas this year. I want to keep it simple because life seems to be so busy lately. Decorating does not have to be complicated and sometimes less is better. I saw this fun check bedding in...

DIY Christmas Mittens Using Dollar Tree Oven Mitt

DIY Christmas Mittens Using Dollar Tree Oven Mitt

Christmas is quickly approaching and it’s time to start thinking about how you want to decorate for it. I always love adding pops of red throughout my home for Christmas. The Dollar Tree has some red oven mitts that caught my. I think we can easily turn the oven mitts...

DIY Snowman Hat Lantern

DIY Snowman Hat Lantern

I found myself going through my craft supplies and I realized that I have a lot of the wire mesh baskets from the Dollar Tree. We’ve created some fun and unique items with this wire mesh basket. I thought it would be fun to create a very quick and easy snowman hat...

DIY Snowman Head Using A Dollar Tree Funnel

DIY Snowman Head Using A Dollar Tree Funnel

I’ve been going through my craft supplies and I realize I have a lot of the Dollar Tree funnels. We’ve made a fun tree out of them in the past . I thought it would be fun to try and create a snowman head using one funnel. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One...

Dollar Tree Ornament Makeover

Dollar Tree Ornament Makeover

I was in the Dollar Tree checking out some of their Christmas items and a plastic ornament caught my eye. The ornament has a tear drop shape and as soon as I saw it an idea pop in my head. This will work perfect for a fun and unique light. The supplies that I’ll be...

DIY Wooden Turkey

DIY Wooden Turkey

The holidays are quickly approaching and It’s time to start pulling out your decorations. We seem to make a lot of Christmas items here at The Shabby Tree and I thought it would be fun to change it up.I thought it would be fun to create a Turkey decoration for...

DIY Wreath Using Dollar Tree Bath Sponges

DIY Wreath Using Dollar Tree Bath Sponges

I’m always trying to find ways to create items in a fun and unique way. I was in the Dollar Tree and I noticed some bath sponges that they had. The color of the sponges is what caught my eye and I just know they will work perfect for creating a quick and easy wreath....

DIY Ornament Tree

DIY Ornament Tree

I love trees of all kinds and I love creating trees. We have made a variety of trees here at The Shabby Tree but I would love to create one using plastic ball ornaments. I want to keep it easy but I want it to be colorful with a vintage feel. The supplies that I’ll be...

DIY  Snowman Hat Container

DIY Snowman Hat Container

Christmas is quickly approaching and I always love adding a few snowmen to my decorations. I thought it would be fun to create an easy snowman hat that can be used as a container for a small tree. This is very quick and easy to make and the supplies that I’ll be using...

Front Porch for Halloween “2022”

Front Porch for Halloween “2022”

Fall is here and the holidays are quickly approaching. I love decorating for Halloween and I bought a few new decorations this year. Home Depot always has a variety of fun animated decorations. I love being outside on my porch and I always love decorating it for...

Embroidery Hoop Craft With Light Up Scenery

Embroidery Hoop Craft With Light Up Scenery

Ok if you’re following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I love things that light up. We’re always creating fun and different things but I have never made a light up scenery. I want to create something that can be easily changed out for different seasons or...

Walmart’s Christmas Tree’s “2022”

Walmart’s Christmas Tree’s “2022”

Ok If you’re in need of a Christmas tree then you might want to check Walmart’s out. They have a huge selection and I’m going to show you a few of my favorite. They have all types of trees and you will find a lot of them up on display right now. One of my favorite...

DIY Snowman Using Paper Plates

DIY Snowman Using Paper Plates

We’re always creating fun and unique things here at The Shabby Tree. Christmas is quickly approaching and I thought it would be fun to create a decoration that can be made by an adult or a kid. I would love to create a snowman using 4 paper plates. I feel like almost...

DIY Rudolf Decoration Using A Dollar Tree Item

DIY Rudolf Decoration Using A Dollar Tree Item

My Dollar Tree started putting out some of their Christmas items and of course I had to buy some. They had some fun wooden cut outs and the reindeer head caught my eye. I love decorating with my vintage Christmas decorations and I thought it would be fun to create a...

DIY Tree Using Doilies

DIY Tree Using Doilies

I have been ordering a lot of doilies from Amazon lately and I want to find a way to use some of them. We seem to use doilies on a lot of our crafts here at The Shabby Tree. I thought it would be fun to use a few and create a tree. The Supplies that I’ll be using are:...

DIY Tree Using Tumbling Tower Game

DIY Tree Using Tumbling Tower Game

I seem to find myself in the Dollar Tree a lot and I recently bought a few packs of the Tumbling Tower Game. You will see the pieces of this game used a lot by crafters. I want to use the pieces if this game to create a fun decorative wooden tree. The supplies that...

Tree Made From Repurposed Wooden Thread Spools

Tree Made From Repurposed Wooden Thread Spools

Ok I’m going through my craft supplies and I realize I have a lot of old wooden thread spools. We have created a few things in the past out of wooden spools but I thought it would be fun to create a tree with a few. I will be using wooden thread spools, hot glue and...

Halloween Costumes for Adult Women

Halloween Costumes for Adult Women

Ok if you’re following The Shabby Tree then you know that I love Halloween. I love having fun and I love dressing up. This year I wanted to do something different and order Halloween costumes for the whole Shabby Tree crew. I had each employee pick out a Disney themed...

Christmas Decor At Walmart “2022”

Christmas Decor At Walmart “2022”

Ok I know it seems early to start thinking about Christmas but I get so excited to check out the new decorations. Walmart just started putting out their Christmas decorations and I thought it would be fun to give you a peek. The first item that I’m super excited to...

Glass Ornament Craft

Glass Ornament Craft

The stores are starting to put out their Christmas decorations and of course I had to look. I picked up a few boxes of clear glass ornaments from Hobby Lobby that I want to get creative with. These glass ornaments are some what flat which makes them perfect to craft...

DIY Melting Snowman

DIY Melting Snowman

The holidays are approaching and it’s time to start thinking ahead. I love Christmas and I love decorating for it. It us always fun to add a few snowmen to your Christmas decorations. I want to try and make a very quick and easy melting snowman. The supplies that I’ll...

DIY Ribbon Tree

DIY Ribbon Tree

If you’re a crafter then you probably have a large selection of ribbon. There are so many things that you can do with ribbon but I want to try and make a fun and unique tree. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Ribbon on a wooden spool 2. Hot glue 3. Wooden boxes...

DIY Rope Tree

DIY Rope Tree

Ok if you’re following The Shabby Tree then you already know how much I love trees. We’ve created so many different types of trees and today I want to create one using some rope and beads. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Clothesline that I purchased from...

DIY Scarecrow Using Recycled Cans

DIY Scarecrow Using Recycled Cans

It’s Fall and I’m trying to create some fun decorations using recycled items. Recycled cans always make a great craft item. I want to try and make a fun and unique scarecrow using a few different size recycled cans. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Three...

Air Dry Clay Crafts For The Holidays

Air Dry Clay Crafts For The Holidays

We have used different types of air dry clay here at The Shabby Tree and I seem to like them all. Air dry clay is very easy to work with and there are so many different ways to use it. The holidays are right around the corner and I thought we could make some fun...

DIY Primitive Pumpkin Doll

DIY Primitive Pumpkin Doll

I’m trying to change things up a bit and I thought it would be fun to create a primitive Halloween decoration. This can be used throughout Fall and Halloween. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One 9” traditional wood leg from Home Depot 2. Two tree limbs for...

DIY Pumpkin Using Mesh Ribbon

DIY Pumpkin Using Mesh Ribbon

Fall is right around the corner and I wanted to find a way to make some quick and easy pumpkins. We have made a variety of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree but I want to try and make some using mesh ribbon. You can make just one pumpkin using the mesh ribbon but I...

DIY Primitive Pumpkin Girl

DIY Primitive Pumpkin Girl

Ok we recently made a fun vintage pumpkin girl here at The Shabby Tree. A few of our followers were asking for one with a more primitive look. I wanted to keep her very simple and easy to make. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One stuffed pumpkin ( I’ll be...

DIY Halloween Tree Using Felt

DIY Halloween Tree Using Felt

Ok I’ve been decorating for Halloween and I seem to have a vintage theme going on. After looking at my decorations I thought it would be fun to try and make a tree that has a vintage feel to it. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Black felt 2. Paper towel holder...

DIY Cardboard Owl

DIY Cardboard Owl

We have been getting very creative with simple cardboard lately and I love how easy it is to use. Fall is right around the corner and we just made a pumpkin out of cardboard so I thought it would be fun to try and make an owl. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1....

DIY Cardboard Pumpkin

DIY Cardboard Pumpkin

I always try to find ways to create holiday decor using simple items that you might have around the house. It’s time to start decorating for Fall so I thought we can use simple cardboard and brown lunch bags to create a fun and unique pumpkin. These are items that I...

Dining Room Decorated For Fall And Halloween “2022”

Dining Room Decorated For Fall And Halloween “2022”

I’m trying to get a head start on my Fall and Halloween decorations. We create a lot of the decorations that I use in my home which is why I like to start early. I tried to keep my dining room a little simple this year and I love the final look. When you walk into my...

DIY Beaded Necklace

DIY Beaded Necklace

I always love trying to come up with ways to use an item in a variety of different ways. We recently got some amazing beaded garlands in and I wanted to come up with a few different ways to use them. They can be used as a garland but I thought they can also be used to...

Diy Candle Holder Using A Roll Of Ribbon

Diy Candle Holder Using A Roll Of Ribbon

If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you know how much I love battery operated candles. We have a few battery operated timer tapers on our website that I want to create a few holders for. I think we can create a variety of holders very quick and easy. The supplies...

DIY Vintage Pumpkin Girl

DIY Vintage Pumpkin Girl

I love Halloween and I love decorating for it. We recently got some amazing Halloween paper placemats in and as soon as I saw them I got an idea. I think we can easily use one paper placemat to create a fun vintage pumpkin girl. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1....

DIY Candy Corn Using Brown Paper

DIY Candy Corn Using Brown Paper

We’re always getting creative here at The Shabby Tree and a lot of times we will use simple items that you might have in your home. A brown paper lunch bag or simple brown shipping paper make amazing craft items. We have used these to create a variety of items but...

DIY Snowman Head Bowl Filler

DIY Snowman Head Bowl Filler

I recently picked up a few microfiber car clothes from the Dollar Tree. These are so easy to craft with and I think they can easily be turned into some fun snowmen heads. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Microfiber car cloth from the Dollar Tree 2. Elmers glue...

Turkey Makeover

Turkey Makeover

I was shopping in Walmart and came across this cute paper turkey centerpiece. This turkey is cute as is but I want to try and give it a primitive look. I purchased the Turkey Centerpiece from Walmart for $7.99. The supplies that I’ll be using to give it a primitive...

DIY Mummy Lantern

DIY Mummy Lantern

I love decorating for Fall and Halloween. We have been creating a variety of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree and I thought it would be fun to change it up. I seem to have a few mummy decorations and I thought it would be fun to create a mummy lantern to add to them....

Fall Craft Ideas That Would Be Great For A Craft Fair

Fall Craft Ideas That Would Be Great For A Craft Fair

Ok a lot of our followers seem to be doing a Fall craft fair. I thought it would be fun to share some of our crafts that I think would sell great at a craft fair. It is always so hard to decide what to make for a craft fair. You want to make good quality items but you...

Fall Mantel “2022”

Fall Mantel “2022”

Ok Fall is quickly approaching and it’s time to start pulling out your Fall decor. I started decorating and I thought it would be fun to show you how I decorated my mantel. I’m adding a lot of gold to decorations this year. Here is a fun pumpkin that we made here at...

DIY Vintage Halloween Decoration

DIY Vintage Halloween Decoration

It is time to start thinking about how you want to decorate for Halloween. I love Halloween and I want to incorporate some decorations with a vintage look this year. We get very creative with napkins here at The Shabby Tree and I recently found the perfect napkin in...

Stacked Pumpkin Makeover

Stacked Pumpkin Makeover

I was recently in our Dollar Tree Plus and came across a set of Stacking Pumpkins.These Stacking Pumpkins were $5.00 and I just knew I had to get some. These are fun to use as is but I want to change them up. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One set of Stacking...

DIY Pumpkin Using Wood Rings

DIY Pumpkin Using Wood Rings

If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you already know that we’re always trying to create fun and unique items. I was recently in the Dollar Tree and came across packs of wooden rings. As soon as I saw them I just knew they could easily be turned into a fun and...

Greeting Card Craft

Greeting Card Craft

I was in the Dollar Tree and noticed that they had some cute Halloween greeting cards. The cards were 2 for $1.00 which definitely caught my attention. The images on the cards were just way too cute and I knew we had to find a way to get creative with them. All you...

DIY Pumpkin Lantern

DIY Pumpkin Lantern

Ok we love fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I think I know a way to create a fun and unique pumpkin. I want a fun pumpkin that can be displayed as a pumpkin but also used as a fun lantern. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Two sets of 10 inch...

DIY Frame Wreath

DIY Frame Wreath

If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I love creating fun and unique home decor items. I think we can easily turn a plastic turkey tray from the Dollar Tree into a fun and unique wreath. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One plastic...

DIY 3D Pumpkin

DIY 3D Pumpkin

It is always fun to get creative with items you might having lying around your home. We have used simple cardboard to create things here at The Shabby Tree. I thought it would be fun to create a 3D pumpkin using cardboard. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1....

DIY Pumpkin On Canvas

DIY Pumpkin On Canvas

Fall is approaching and we have been creating a lot of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree. I love creating fun and unique things and I have an easy way to create a fun light up pumpkin. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One 11 X 14 in canvas 2. One 8” embroidery...

Wood Crate Makeover

Wood Crate Makeover

I recently went to Target and found a few fun items in their dollar spot. One item I picked up was a wooden crate for $5.00. This wooden crate can be used for so many things but I thought it would be fun to attach a message board. The supplies that I’ll be using are:...

DIY Picket Fence Pumpkin

DIY Picket Fence Pumpkin

It’s time to start thinking about Fall which means it’s time for pumpkins. I recently bought some giant craft sticks from Walmart that can be used to create a fun and very easy picket fence pumpkin. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Eleven giant craft sticks 2....

DIY Pumpkin Pot

DIY Pumpkin Pot

It is always fun to add a few unique pumpkins to your Fall decor. We have been creating a lot of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree. After looking through my craft supplies I realized we can use a terra cotta pot to easily create a fun pumpkin pot. The supplies that...

DIY Witch Tree

DIY Witch Tree

I love Halloween and I love decorating for it. The stores are starting to put out a lot of their Halloween decor right now. I recently found some fun battery operated witch hat lights and a fun container of witch boots in Home Goods. After looking at a few of my...

DIY Pumpkin Using A Placemat

DIY Pumpkin Using A Placemat

Ok I love creating quick and easy decorations for my home. Fall is approaching and I think we can can create some quick and easy pumpkins using simple placemats. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Round placemats from Home Goods 2. Hot glue 3. Glass beads or...

DIY Scarecrow Head

DIY Scarecrow Head

Fall is quickly approaching and It’s time to start decorating. We have been making a lot of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree so I thought it would be fun to make a scarecrow. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Raffia 2. One square canvas 8.5 x 8.5 3. One 6x8...

DIY Pumpkin Using An Embroidery Hoop

DIY Pumpkin Using An Embroidery Hoop

I’m starting to decorate for Fall and I would like to make a few more pumpkins to place around my home. We have made a variety of pumpkins here at The Shabby Tree but I want to create some that can light up and be made in a variety of sizes. After going through my...

DIY Witch Head Using An Egg Carton

DIY Witch Head Using An Egg Carton

Ok Fall is right around the corner and it’s time to start creating some Halloween decorations. One of our amazing followers shared an idea for a fun witch head and I wanted to give it a try. This witch head can be created all different ways and is very easy to make....

DIY Pumpkin Using Seed Starting Pots

DIY Pumpkin Using Seed Starting Pots

I have been going through my craft supplies and realized I have a lot of seed starting pots. These pots make a great craft item and we have created a few things using them. I thought it would be fun to use a few of the seed starting pots to create some small pumpkins....

DIY pumpkin Using Tissue Pom Pom Garland

DIY pumpkin Using Tissue Pom Pom Garland

I love adding pumpkins to my dough bowl and my two tiered tray. You can find all types of small pumpkins in the stores right now but I want some that are fun and unique. I picked up some orange colored tissue pom pom garland from the Dollar Tree that will work perfect...

DIY Pumpkin Using A Dollar Tree Basket

DIY Pumpkin Using A Dollar Tree Basket

Ok Fall is approaching and it’s time to start creating some pumpkins. I love all different types of pumpkins but I thought It would be fun to make a unique light up pumpkin. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One wire mesh basket from the Dollar Tree 2....

DIY Wire Hanger Pumpkin

DIY Wire Hanger Pumpkin

It is time to start thinking about how you want to decorate for Fall. We all love adding pumpkins to our decor but I want to create a lace pumpkin. The supplies that I’ll be using are : 1. Scrap piece of lace curtain 2. One wire hanger 3. Scissors 4. Hot Glue 5....

DIY Pumpkin Using An Old Frame

DIY Pumpkin Using An Old Frame

I love fun and unique things and since Fall is quickly approaching I thought it would be fun to a fun and unique Pumpkin. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Old picture frames from a yard sale 2. Scrap piece of a lace curtain 3. Hot glue 4. Scissors 5. Green...

Table Runner Craft

Table Runner Craft

Ok I found a lot of fun holiday table runners in Home Goods . I don’t use table runners on my table but I just know we can get very creative with them. You can find all different style table runners but I like the ones that can be cut in half and used for a craft. The...

Vintage Christmas Tree On Canvas

Vintage Christmas Tree On Canvas

I have always loved vintage Christmas decor and one of my favorite items is a vintage ceramic Christmas tree. The lights on the ceramic Christmas trees have always caught my eye. I recently ordered a few packs of the replacement bulbs from Amazon. I think we can get...

Saran Ball Game

Saran Ball Game

Ok I love having fun and I love playing fun games. If you’re looking for a fun game to play with your whole family over the holidays then you will want to check this out. You can easily make a fun game by wrapping a bunch of fun items in saran wrap. You can make this...

Diy Pumpkin Using A Dollar Tree Mop Pad

Diy Pumpkin Using A Dollar Tree Mop Pad

Ok it is time to start thinking about what you want to make for Fall. We seem to all love adding pumpkins to our Fall decor. I love creating fun and unique items and we can easily create a unique pumpkin out of a mop pad. The supplies that I’ll be using are : 1. Mop...

Diy Pom Pom Tree Using A Garland

Diy Pom Pom Tree Using A Garland

Ok the stores are starting to put out all of their Fall and Halloween decor. I picked up a few felt pom pom garlands from Home Goods the other day and I thought it would be fun to turn them into trees. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One 6ft felt pom pom...

DIY Pumpkin Using A Dollar Tree Candy Container

DIY Pumpkin Using A Dollar Tree Candy Container

Fall is approaching and I have been trying to find ways to create some fun and unique pumpkins. I recently purchased a plastic candy jar from the Dollar Tree and I think we can easily turn it into a decorative pumpkin. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One...

DIY Nutcracker

DIY Nutcracker

We have created a lot of things here at The Shabby Tree but we have never made a Nutcracker. I thought it would be fun to create a fun and unique Nutcracker. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. One small round glass candle holder from the Dollar Tree 2. One...

DIY Pumpkin Using A Beanie Hat

DIY Pumpkin Using A Beanie Hat

I was in Walmart and I found beanie hats that were marked down ti $2.00. As soon as I saw them I knew that we could turn them into a very easy pumpkin. The supplies that I’ll be using are : 1. One beanie hat from Walmart 2. Poly-fil 3. Hot glue 4. Scissors 5. Nautical...

DIY Buzzard

DIY Buzzard

I recently picked up a few plastic flamingo’s from the Dollar Tree and I would like to try and turn one into a buzzard. Fall and Halloween will be approaching and I thought a few buzzards would be fun to add to my trees on my front porch. The supplies that I’ll be...

DIY Wooden Bead Pumpkin

DIY Wooden Bead Pumpkin

I’m trying to figure out how I want to decorate for Fall this year and I know that I want to add a few gold items to my decor. My mantel is always the first thing that I decorate for each holiday or season. I think I have a very easy way to create a wooden beaded...

DIY Candy Corn Tree

DIY Candy Corn Tree

I recently picked up a few auto funnels from the Dollar Tree and I have a fun idea for one for Fall. You can very easily turn one auto funnel into a fun primitive candy corn tree. The supplies that I’ll be using are : 1. One auto funnel from the Dollar Tree 2. Hot...

DIY Snowman Head Using Three Dollar Tree Items

DIY Snowman Head Using Three Dollar Tree Items

One item that is always fun to add to your Christmas decor is a snowman. We have made a variety of snowmen in the past but I found 3 items in the Dollar Tree that create a simple and fun snowman head. These three items placed together will create a fun snowman head...

DIY Snowman Head Wreath Insert

DIY Snowman Head Wreath Insert

Almost everyone loves to incorporate snowmen into their Christmas decorations. We have made a few snowmen here at The Shabby Tree but today I want to create a snowman head. This snowman head will be perfect for the center of a wreath. The supplies that I’ll be using...

DIY Ghost Rocks

DIY Ghost Rocks

  We made the cutest strawberry bowl fillers over the summer using simple rocks. Fall is quickly approaching and I thought it would be fun to make some ghost bowl fillers. The supplies that I’ll be using are : 1. Small rocks ( I picked up a bag of rocks from Home...

DIY Embroidery Hoop Ornament

DIY Embroidery Hoop Ornament

Life is so busy that I like to try and make my crafts to be quick and easy. You can can make the quickest and easiest ornament using a simple embroidery hoop. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Embroidery hoop if any size 2. Material or paper napkin 3. Scissors...

DIY Tree Using Seed Starter Pots

DIY Tree Using Seed Starter Pots

If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I love trees of all kinds. I was going through my craft supplies and realized that I have a lot of seed starting pots. These pots are great for crafting with and I think we can use a few to create a small...

DIY Lantern Cut Into Strips

DIY Lantern Cut Into Strips

We have been getting creative with making lanterns and I have another one that I’m excited to try. This lantern can be created with any printed paper but I want to stick with a black and white check print. The supplies that I’ll be using are: 1. Aluminum cookie sheets...

DIY Lantern Using Dollar Tree Cookie Sheets

DIY Lantern Using Dollar Tree Cookie Sheets

If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you know how much I love having all types of lights throughout my house. It is always fun adding candles to different types of lanterns. I want to make some fun lanterns that can be created for all different holidays and I...

Butter Dish Candle Holder

Butter Dish Candle Holder

I recently picked up some plastic butter dishes from the Dollar Tree. After playing around with it I decided it would make a very quick and easy decorative candle holder. The supplies that I’m using are: 1. One plastic butter dish from the Dollar Tree 2. One glass...

DIY Angel Wings From A Dollar Tree Flamingo

DIY Angel Wings From A Dollar Tree Flamingo

I was in the Dollar Tree and they seem to still have a lot of summer items left. One item that I have been looking for is the plastic flamingo. There are a few ways to get creative with this flamingo but right now I want to create a set of angel wings from one...

Grinch From Fabric

Grinch From Fabric

When decorating for Christmas I love adding decorations of the Grinch. I know it’s early but a few of the stores have starting putting out some Christmas items. I just found some fun Grinch fabric in Hobby Lobby and I just know we can easily turn it into a fun Grinch...

DIY Santa Head Wreath

DIY Santa Head Wreath

I recently found some amazing paper placemats of a Santa head and I’m so excited to get creative with them. There are so many different ways we can craft with this paper placemat. I would like to turn the placemat into a Santa head wreath insert. The supplies that I...

Glass Vases Turned Into Candle Holders

Glass Vases Turned Into Candle Holders

I recently purchased a 3 pack of glass vases from Target’s dollar section. These vases are different shapes with a gold trim around the top. I knew as soon as I saw them that they would make perfect candle holders. The supplies that I will be using to turn these vases...

DIY Angel Using Dollar Tree Foldable Fans

DIY Angel Using Dollar Tree Foldable Fans

I recently went to the Dollar Tree and I picked up a few foldable fans. They have all different prints and colors in these fans. I was not sure what I wanted to do with them but I do believe they will make amazing angel wings. This will be a very easy angel to make...

DIY Dollar Tree Tile Tree

DIY Dollar Tree Tile Tree

The Dollar Tree has been getting some amazing wall tiles in and I have been wanting to get creative with them. You all know that I love trees of all kinds so I thought it would be fun to create a tree with a few. I have pallet trees in my yard that I absolutely love...

DIY Glass Angel

DIY Glass Angel

I have been finding myself in the Dollar Tree a lot lately and I recently picked up a few glass items. After looking at the 3 glass items that I purchased I realized they stack very well together. The 3 glass items will work perfect for the body of an angel. This...

DIY Flag Using Nautical Rope

DIY Flag Using Nautical Rope

Ok Fourth of July is right around the corner and I thought it would be fun to create a quick and easy flag. The supplies I will be using are: 1. One stick from my yard ( mine is 24” long) 2. Four packs of nautical rope from the Dollar Tree 3. Scissors 4. Americana...

DIY Butterfly That Looks Like Metal

DIY Butterfly That Looks Like Metal

Ok a lot of people seem to love to decorate with butterflies and I have been seeing a lot of decor with them lately. I believe you can easily use a tacky glue to create a butterfly that looks like metal. These butterflies will be fun to add throughout your home. The...

DIY Paper Tree On Cavas

DIY Paper Tree On Cavas

We recently created a fun tree of life wreath here at The Shabby Tree and I loved everything about it. I love trees of all kinds and I thought it would be fun to try and create some type of paper tree. The supplies that I will be using are: 1. One canvas ( mine is an...

DIY Round Placemat Purse

DIY Round Placemat Purse

I have been seeing a lot of round placemats in the stores lately. We have used round placemats four some of our Diy’s in the past but I have another idea for some. The neutral colored ones from Home Goods have caught my eye and I want to create a fun and unique purse...

DIY Funnel Tree Using Dollar Tree Poster Boards

DIY Funnel Tree Using Dollar Tree Poster Boards

Ok we recently put a funnel tree on our website and a few followers have been asking if we can try and make one. A follower suggested using poster boards and I thought I would give it a try. The supplies that I will be using are: 1. Two poster boards from the Dollar...

DIY Flower Using Dollar Tree Pot And Pan Protectors

DIY Flower Using Dollar Tree Pot And Pan Protectors

It is time to start decorating for summer and It is always fun to add flowers. We have created a variety of flowers here at The Shabby Tree but I have found a way to create a quick and easy decorative flower. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Two packs of the...

DIY Dollar Tree Pizza Pan Pocket Wreath

DIY Dollar Tree Pizza Pan Pocket Wreath

I always like to stroll through the Dollar Tree and try to find items to get creative with. The pizza pans seem to have caught my eye and I think we can get very creative with two of them. We will easily turn two pizza pans into a fun and unique pocket wreath. The...

DIY Beehive Pot

DIY Beehive Pot

I was shopping in Hobby Lobby and came across a pack of cutouts. These are amazing cut outs of bees, beehives and sunflowers. After looking at them I just knew these would be fun to add to a pot of greenery. The supplies I will be using are: 1. One terra cotta pot (...

DIY Tree Of Life Wreath

DIY Tree Of Life Wreath

I love everything about trees and I love decorating with them. We have created a variety of trees here at The Shabby Tree but we have not created a tree of life. I want to create a tree of life wreath that I can hang in my home. The supplies that I will be using are:...

DIY Father’s Day Gift Bag

DIY Father’s Day Gift Bag

Father’s Day is right around the corner and I wanted to come up with a fun and unique way to give a small gift. You can easily create a simple paper bag to look like a dress shirt bag. The supplies I will be using are: 1. One small white paper bag 2. One sheet of...

Canvas Art That Is Interchangeable

Canvas Art That Is Interchangeable

I seem to have an obsession with decorative dish towels. You will find so many decorative dish towels for all different holidays in the stores. These towels are so pretty that I wanted to come up with a way to display them. We all seem to have some type of wall art...

DIY Americana Cone Tree

DIY Americana Cone Tree

I love decorating for summer and I love incorporating Americana decor. We are always creating different types of all year long trees so I thought it would be fun to create a fun and unique Americana tree. 1. One paper mache cone ( mine is 15 inches) 2. American...

Wooden Shim And Lace Tree

Wooden Shim And Lace Tree

Ok you all know I love trees and lace which is why I love this craft so much. A follower of ours made me an amazing tree out of wooden shims and I wanted to try and give it a try and change it up a bit. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Wooden shims ( I will be...

DIY Flag Using A Paper Bag

DIY Flag Using A Paper Bag

We are always trying to get creative with everyday items here at The Shabby Tree. It is time to start creating some decorations for summer. I have been pulling out all of my Americana decor and I thought it would be fun to create a flag. Since we like to use a lot of...

DIY Rock Strawberries

DIY Rock Strawberries

Summer is right around the corner and I want to add a few fun and unique decorations throughout my home. I keep a lot of battery operated candles throughout my home and I thought it would be fun to create a few artificial strawberries to add to a few. These will be...

Craft Stick Angel

Craft Stick Angel

I have been going through my craft supplies and realize that I seem to have an obsession with craft sticks. You can buy craft sticks in a variety of sizes. I seem to buy some every time I go to Walmart. There are so many things you can create from craft sticks but I...

DIY Patriotic Doll

DIY Patriotic Doll

I like to use recycled items for a lot of our crafts because they are usually items you have on hand. Everyone seems to use some type of antibacterial cleaning wipes. I have a lot of empty Clorox wipe containers that I want to get creative with. After digging through...

Air Dry Clay Embellishments

Air Dry Clay Embellishments

I love crafting with terra cotta pots but I have always wanted to add embellishments to them. There are so many different ways to make embellishments but I want to give an air dry clay a try. These embellishments will look amazing on almost anything but I will be...

DIY Hanging Tin Can Craft

DIY Hanging Tin Can Craft

Summer is here and it is time to start adding some flowers throughout your home. I like using a lot of artificial flowers in fun and unique containers. We use a lot of recycled items here at The Shabby Tree and a tin can is one of my favorite recycled craft items. I...

DIY Poppy Using An Egg Carton

DIY Poppy Using An Egg Carton

I have been pulling out all of my Americana decor and I wanted to create a few flowers to add to some of it. There are so many different flowers that look good mixed in with red, white and blue but I want to add some red poppy flowers. The supplies I will be using are...

DIY Sunflower Wreath Using Placemats

DIY Sunflower Wreath Using Placemats

I was recently in Home Goods and came across some fun and unique placemats. I don’t use placemats on my table but I knew as soon as I saw these what I wanted to do. These placemats are round and look like a flower to me. These will be very easy to use and create a...

Flag Basket Made Out Of Jute

Flag Basket Made Out Of Jute

I love adding flowers throughout my home for the summer. You will also see a lot of Americana decor throughout my home in the summer. We are always creating a variety of items here at The Shabby Tree and I thought it would be the perfect time to create a flag basket....

DIY Beaded Candle Ring

DIY Beaded Candle Ring

I love candles but I seem to be obsessed with battery operated candles. We have created covers for candles and even used napkins on candles but I have another idea I want to try. I think it would be fun to create a beaded ring that can slip on and off of a candle. The...

DIY Pillow Using A Ninety Nine Cent Bag

DIY Pillow Using A Ninety Nine Cent Bag

I was recently shopping in Home Goods and picked up a few of their .99 cent bags. These are amazing bags that can be used for all types of things. The print on the bag that I bought is so pretty and colorful. I wanted to get creative with this bag so I decided to turn...

DIY Star Candle Ring

DIY Star Candle Ring

We recently got some metal star ornaments that I have been wanting to get creative with. These are a larger metal star ornament and I think they can easily be connected together to create a fun and unique candle ring. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Two metal...

How To Make A Terra Cotta Pot Wreath Using Foam Cups

How To Make A Terra Cotta Pot Wreath Using Foam Cups

Summer is quickly approaching and I wanted to try and create a fun and unique wreath for it. I have seen some amazing wreaths in the past that were created using terra cotta pots. We always try to get creative here at The Shabby Tree so I thought it would be fun to...

DIY Framed Wall Art Using A Table Runner

DIY Framed Wall Art Using A Table Runner

I was shopping in Home Goods and I came across some beautiful table runners. They have a variety of table runners and I felt like they were too pretty to lay across a table. I want to get creative and turn one into a beautiful wall art. The supplies I will be using...

Candle Holder Using A Styrofoam Cup

Candle Holder Using A Styrofoam Cup

I’m starting to decorate for the Fourth of July and I am incorporating a few star items. I love having lights incorporated into my decorations and I want to make a few light up stars. We have been creating a variety of stars and I think I have a way to create a candle...

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas “2022”

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas “2022”

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and it is always nice to give your mom or grandma a little something to show them how special they are. We have a variety of items on our website that I think would make a great gift for any mom or grandma. You will find some of...

DIY Flag Using A Dish Towel

DIY Flag Using A Dish Towel

I was in Home Goods shopping and spotted some Americana decor. They had a set of dish towels that I knew would make a fun flag decoration. I want to make it simple and create a frame to go around the dish towel. The supplies that I will be using are: 1. One flag print...

Wooden Shim Star

Wooden Shim Star

I want to create some stars in a variety of sizes for my mantle. Wooden shims come in different sizes and are very easy to get creative with. I will be using 2 different types of wooden shims to create 2 stars. The supplies I will be using are: 1. Wooden shims ( I got...

DIY Light Up Star

DIY Light Up Star

Ok I am trying to create some fun and unique Americana decor for my mantel. I love the way my mantel looks right now for Easter but I would like to change it out and add some Americana decor for the summer. We recently changed up a wooden star that I purchased from...

DIY Sequin Doll

DIY Sequin Doll

I have been crafting with sequins the last few days and I love how creative you can get with them. When I was a young girl I would make small dolls with sequins. I think we can easily use a few items with some sequins to create a fun decorative doll. The supplies I...

Wooden Crate Flag

Wooden Crate Flag

I will be changing up my mantel and adding some Americana decor. We have been changing up a few wooden items using a metallic paint by DecoArt. I recently bought a wooden crate from Michaels that I would love to use to create a fun and unique flag. The items that I...

Soda Can Angel

Soda Can Angel

We try to create a lot of things here at The Shabby Tree using recycled items. A few followers have sent me in ideas using soda cans. You can easily create a fun and unique angel using a simple recycled soda can. The supplies I will be using are: 1. One recycled soda...

DIY Wreath Using Napkins

DIY Wreath Using Napkins

I recently purchased a pack of round napkins from European Excellency that I want to get creative with. This is a beautiful round napkin that has a scalloped edge all around. After looking at this napkin for a while I realized this would be a great item to create an...

Front Porch For Spring “2022”

Front Porch For Spring “2022”

I have been decorating my porch for Spring and I decided I wanted to add pops of orange. The orange will be very festive for Easter and look great all summer long. I added a a variety of artificial orange flowers throughout the porch. The flowers that you will be...

DIY Americana Napkin Craft

DIY Americana Napkin Craft

I recently bought some American flag print napkins from Tuesday Morning. They have a variety of beautiful napkins but I have a craft idea for the flag napkin. I recently purchased a few small wooden pallets from the Dollar Tree that are the perfect shape and size for...

Dollar Tree Makeover Using Americana Decor Metallics By DecoArt

Dollar Tree Makeover Using Americana Decor Metallics By DecoArt

I seem to find myself in the Dollar Tree a lot and I recently picked up a few wooden items. My Dollar Tree is a Dollar Tree Plus so the items I bought were $3.00. I want to try and give the wooden items a galvanized metal look. This DIY will be very quick and easy and...

DIY Rustic Wooden Frame Craft

DIY Rustic Wooden Frame Craft

 I was recently in Michaels and I came across a few wooden items for a $1.00. These are great items to get creative with and I know exactly what I want yo do with 2 of them. I have a few paints by DecoArt that will allow me to turn 2 of the items I purchased into a...

Wooden Tray Makeover

Wooden Tray Makeover

I found myself in our local Dollar Tree which is now a Dollar Tree Plus. Because my Dollar Tree is now a Dollar Tree Plus it has items that range from $1.25 to $5.00. I found some amazing wooden trays for $5.00 that I just know we can get creative with. These trays...

Patchwork Ball Using Napkins

Patchwork Ball Using Napkins

I recently saw a few patchwork eggs that looked amazing and were made with material. We are always getting creative here at The Shabby Tree and I thought this technique would be fun to try. I want to change things up and I want to try creating a patchwork ball but...

DIY Peeps Using Styrofoam

DIY Peeps Using Styrofoam

We have been creating a lot of Spring and Easter decorations here at The Shabby Tree. Easter is quickly approaching and I thought it would be fun to make a few colorful peeps using styrofoam. The supplies I will be using are: 1. One sheet of styrofoam 1” inch thick 2....

How to Store your Ribbons

How to Store your Ribbons

I went to Michaels today and found some amazing items. One of my favorite items was a Hudson Cart and I knew I had to buy one. I knew exactly what I wanted to use it for. They had a cart hanger and of course I had to buy 2 of them which will allow me to put one on...

DIY Watering Can Wreath

DIY Watering Can Wreath

Summer is quickly approaching and I’m trying to create a few new items for my front porch. I love sitting on my porch throughout summer and I always like it to be decorated with a warm and welcoming feeling. Right now I have a lot of orange flowers on my porch for...

DIY Wooden Angel

DIY Wooden Angel

It seems like we create a lot of angels and angel wings here at The Shabby Tree. I recently picked up a few wooden legs at Home Depot and I just know we can create a very quick and easy angel out of one. The supplies I will be using are: 1. One 9” traditional leg from...

Dollar Tree Carrot Bag Makeover

Dollar Tree Carrot Bag Makeover

The Dollar Tree has all of their Easter decorations out and I picked up a few of them. They have a set of carrot shaped bags that caught my eye. These bags are so cute and would make great goody bags. I love to change things up here at The Shabby Tree and I think...

Faux Mantel For Spring “2022”

Faux Mantel For Spring “2022”

I have been decorating my home for Spring and I just finished my faux mantel. My house does not have a mantel in the dining room so I decided to add a faux mantel. I decorate my mantels for all holidays and I just love how my faux mantel turned out for Spring. I...

Spring Mantel “2022”

Spring Mantel “2022”

Spring is quickly approaching and I just finished pulling out my Spring decorations. The first thing I wanted to decorate was my mantel. I always decorate my home for every holiday and I always enjoy changing out my mantel. I have a large stone fireplace in my living...

Dollar Tree Styrofoam Bunny Craft

Dollar Tree Styrofoam Bunny Craft

The Dollar Tree is putting out their Easter decorations and you might want to pick up one of the styrofoam bunny’s. I was looking at a variety of their items but the styrofoam bunny caught my eye. This is just a plain white styrofoam bunny but I just know we can...

Napkin Craft

Napkin Craft

Decorative napkins are an amazing item to craft with. We create a lot of different items here at The Shabby Tree using napkins. One of our amazing followers gave me an idea of turning a napkin into a fun bowl filler or ornament. The supplies I will be using are: 1....

DIY Bunny Head Using Dollar Tree Paddle Ball

DIY Bunny Head Using Dollar Tree Paddle Ball

I’m always trying to get everyone to get creative and think outside of the box. I found myself in the Dollar Tree and as I was walking around I happen to see a paddle ball. As soon as I saw it I thought that putting two together would create a fun and unique bunny...

DIY Cross Using Dollar Tree Items

DIY Cross Using Dollar Tree Items

Ok I found myself in the Dollar Tree and my mind was going. They have a lot of unfinished wood items and I picked up a few. I love getting creative and creating home decor items. The dollar tree had small wooden trays that I think we can create a cross out of. The...

Faux Cabbage From Coffee Filters

Faux Cabbage From Coffee Filters

I love decorating my home for all holidays and it is time to start pulling out my Spring decor. We create a lot of items here at The Shabby Tree and I thought it would be fun to create some faux cabbage to add to my Spring decor. Some faux cabbage will look great...

DIY Angel Using Target Cheese Board

DIY Angel Using Target Cheese Board

I found myself in Target today and of course I had to check out their dollar section. You will see a lot of crafters getting creative with items from this section. I came across a set of two small cheese boards for $5.00. As soon as I saw these cheese boards I knew we...

DIY Bunny Head Container

DIY Bunny Head Container

We have started creating some fun and unique Easter decorations here at The Shabby Tree. I have been pulling out all of my Spring and Easter decorations and realized I don’t have many easter containers. My mind started going and I came up with a way to make a very...

DIY Bunny Head Using Ball Cap Finial

DIY Bunny Head Using Ball Cap Finial

We have started creating a variety of Spring and Easter decorations here at The Shabby Tree. I love adding a variety of bunnies to my Spring decorations. We have made a few different types of bunny heads but I wanted to create one with a rustic look. After walking...

DIY Carrot Using Terra Cotta Pots

DIY Carrot Using Terra Cotta Pots

I’m starting to decorate my porch for Spring and Easter. I decided to keep my porch simple and add pops of orange. There is a variety of orange flowers on my front door but I feel like I need a fun and unique carrot on my porch. I want to add the carrot to the top of...

Paper Mache Egg Makeover

Paper Mache Egg Makeover

It is time to start thinking about Spring and Easter and how you want to decorate. The stores are starting to put out all of their Easter decorations and I recently picked up some large paper mache eggs from Hobby Lobby. I want to get creative and give the paper mache...

Crackle Effect Using Elmer’s Glue

Crackle Effect Using Elmer’s Glue

We are always creating things here at The Shabby Tree and believe it or not we have never tried to crackle anything before. A few of our followers have been telling me to use Elmer’s glue to create a crackle effect. I’m blown away by the result and how easy it is to...

DIY Chick Using Cotton Balls

DIY Chick Using Cotton Balls

Ok it is time to start pulling out your Spring and Easter decorations. I pulled a few of mine out and I came across a cute chick that I bought a few years ago. Looking at the chick got my mind going and I think we can create something similar. The supplies I will be...

DIY Egg Bunny Head

DIY Egg Bunny Head

Ok all the stores are starting to put out their Easter eggs and I think it will be fun to get creative with a few. I picked up a few styrofoam foam eggs and I want to create a fun and unique bunny head. The supplies I will be using are: 1. One styrofoam egg 2. Brown...

DIY Decorative Chick

DIY Decorative Chick

I want to add some different pops of yellow to my Spring decorations throughout my home. I will be adding a few yellow flowers to some of my vases but I thought it would be fun to create a fun and unique yellow chick. You can find some wooden chick cut outs in a few...

DIY Flower Ball

DIY Flower Ball

Ok I found myself walking around the Dollar Tree and their artificial flowers caught my eye. They have some pretty Spring flowers and I just love all of the colors. I thought it would fun to turn some of the flowers into flower balls. These flower balls will look...

Wire Hanger Egg

Wire Hanger Egg

Spring is approaching and it is time to start thinking about how you want to decorate for it. I always seem to decorate my fireplace mantel first and I want to use a lot of neutral colors for it this year. One thing I know I want to add to my mantel are a few fun and...

DIY True Love Yarn Nail Art

DIY True Love Yarn Nail Art

We recently got creative with yarn nail art here at The Shabby Tree and I wanted to give it another try. I love how easy this is to do and I love how there are so many different ways to get creative with it. You can easily create a family memory or image of love using...

DIY Wooden Bunny Wreath

DIY Wooden Bunny Wreath

The stores are starting to put out all of their Spring and Easter decorations. I was scrolling through Hobby Lobby and I came across a pack of small wooden bunny cut outs. There are so many different things you can use these wooden bunny cut outs for but I knew I...

DIY Tennis Ball Bunny

DIY Tennis Ball Bunny

The stores are starting to put out their Spring decorations and I am seeing a lot of simple wooden bunnies. If you have been following The Shabby Tree then you already know that I love trying to change things up and create a fun and unique version of something I see...

DIY Auto Funnel Carrot

DIY Auto Funnel Carrot

I seem to find myself in the Dollar Tree a lot trying to find different items to get creative with. There are so many different ways to get creative with everyday items that are not meant for crafting. I recently picked up a few auto funnels from the Dollar Tree that...

DIY Moss Embellished Bunny

DIY Moss Embellished Bunny

Spring is quickly approaching and it is time to start thinking about how you want to decorate. I always love adding a variety of bunnies to my Spring decorations. We have created many different types of bunnies here at The Shabby Tree but I have another one that I...

DIY Faux Grapevine Tree Using Brown Craft Paper

DIY Faux Grapevine Tree Using Brown Craft Paper

Ok we all seem to love the look of a grapevine tree but let’s be real they are a mess to make. A grapevine tree is an amazing decoration to add to your home. We have been using a lot of brown craft paper here at The Shabby Tree which gave me the idea to try and use it...

Simple Front Porch Valentine Decor

Simple Front Porch Valentine Decor

I love decorating for all holidays and It is always fun to add decorations onto my front porch. It is time for Valentine’s Day and I wanted to add some decorations but I want to keep it sweet and simple. There are so many different ways to add a pop of color to your...

DIY Recycled Can Craft For Spring

DIY Recycled Can Craft For Spring

I’m trying to come up with some simple Spring craft ideas. I want to make a few things using some recycled items and things that can be changed and created your way. We use a lot of recycled cans here at The Shabby Tree and here is a fun way to use one to create an...

Nail Polish Marbled Glass Items

Nail Polish Marbled Glass Items

I seem to be cleaning a lot of things in my house right now and I came across containers of nail polish. Some are new and some are very old. I saw a method done last year where you can use nail polish to create a marble effect. It looked very simple and I think it is...

DIY Primitive Candle Holder

DIY Primitive Candle Holder

We recently got a very rustic and primitive looking lamp on our website which had my mind going. I thought it would be fun to try and create a primitive candle holder similar to the lamp that we just got in. We like to try and recycle everyday items here at The Shabby...

Printable Rice Paper Craft

Printable Rice Paper Craft

If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you have seen me use printed rice paper before. Rice paper is very easy to use and there are so many different ways to get creative with it. I recently just came across printable rice paper and I’m super excited to get creative...

DIY Badminton Birdie Angel

DIY Badminton Birdie Angel

As a crafter I’m always trying to create fun and unique items from everyday items that you might have in your home. If you and your family play a lot of games then you might already have a few ping pong balls and some badminton birdie’s. If you don’t have either of...

DIY Hot Glue Gun Holder

DIY Hot Glue Gun Holder

When you’re a crafter it seems like you’re always trying to find different ways to store your craft supplies. One item a crafter seems to use a lot is a hot glue gun. The Dollar Tree has a few items that can easily create an amazing holder for your glue sticks and a...

DIY Heart Wreath

DIY Heart Wreath

I’m decorating my porch for Valentine’s Day and I want to create a fun heart wreath for my front door. I recently purchased some felt pom pom garland from Home Goods that I thought would be fun to add to a wreath. You can find heart shape wreaths but we can easily...

DIY Dollar Tree Basket Heart

DIY Dollar Tree Basket Heart

I seem to find myself in the Dollar Tree a lot and I always seem to be picking up their mesh wire basket. We have created a variety of things out of this basket but I want to try and create a fun and unique heart decoration for Valentine’s Day out of it. The supplies...

DIY Faux Wooden Heart

DIY Faux Wooden Heart

I seem to have been buying a variety of books of card stock paper and I need to start using them. You can find books filled with all different prints of paper in almost any craft store. Some of my favorite have sheets of paper that are prints of old wood. As soon as I...

DIY Egg Carton Flowers

DIY Egg Carton Flowers

Before you know it Spring and Summer will be here. When I think about Spring I think about flowers. We have created a variety of flowers here at The Shabby Tree but I want to show you one that you can easily make from a recycled egg carton. The supplies I will be...

Organizing Under My Kitchen Sink

Organizing Under My Kitchen Sink

I always hate the cabinet under my sink. It seems like it is always a mess and unorganized. This seems to be where everyone likes to keep a lot of their cleaning supplies. I keep the basic cleaning items that I use a lot for the kitchen on the left side of this...

Refrigerator Organization

Refrigerator Organization

Ok I will not lie I absolutely hate cleaning out the refrigerator. It seems like I’m always having to take my shelves out to wipe them down. After going to Home Goods and Marshall’s I decided to purchase a few organizing containers. The stores seem to have a large...

DIY Lantern Using A Pringles Can

DIY Lantern Using A Pringles Can

We are always trying to get creative by using recycled items here at The Shabby Tree. I recently found an empty Pringles can in my house which had my mind going. The first thing that seemed to pop in my head was some type of lantern. You can easily use a few Pringles...

DIY Hang Tags With Fun Messages

DIY Hang Tags With Fun Messages

I recently bought a few new stampers and a scalloped tag puncher from Hobby Lobby. We are always creating fun and unique items here at The Shabby Tree and I thought it would be fun to create a few fun message hang tags. I will be showing you a few of the new stampers...

Dollar Tree Valentine Decor Makeover

Dollar Tree Valentine Decor Makeover

I recently bought a few Valentine decorations from the Dollar Tree. There is a particular item that I bought to makeover. It is a metal hanging decoration that I think we can change up to be an everyday decoration. I will be using 2 of the metal hanging envelopes...

DIY Shelf Sitter Block

DIY Shelf Sitter Block

I was shopping in Hobby Lobby and I discovered that they have bags of wooden blocks. You can easily cut your own wooden blocks but if you don’t have a saw then here is a solution. As soon as I saw these blocks I knew I wanted to create a few shelf sitter blocks. We...

My Mantel Decorated For Valentines Day “2022”

My Mantel Decorated For Valentines Day “2022”

I love decorating throughout my home for all different holidays. One of my favorite things to decorate in my home is my fireplace mantel. I try to use a lot of the same decorations year to year. My mantel is decorated very similar to last year with just a few changes....

DIY Cardboard Heart Block

DIY Cardboard Heart Block

We are always creating things here at The Shabby Tree and we use cardboard for some of our items. I like to get creative with cardboard because it is a supply that most everyone will have some where in their home. It is time to start decorating for Valentine’s Day so...

DIY Heart Using The Dollar Tree Tumbling Tower Game

DIY Heart Using The Dollar Tree Tumbling Tower Game

I have been buying the tumbling tower game from the Dollar Tree to get creative with. We have made a few things in the past from this game but I have been wanting to try and create a heart. These will not make the perfect shape heart but I do believe we can create a...

Dollar Tree Jumbo Craft Heart Makeover

Dollar Tree Jumbo Craft Heart Makeover

I was in the Dollar Tree and they were putting out their Valentine decorations. There was a large styrofoam heart that I thought would be fun to get creative with. I recently bought a few wooden hearts from HomeGoods that have a lace over them. A lot of our followers...

DIY Cardboard Heart With Pom Poms

DIY Cardboard Heart With Pom Poms

My Dollar Tree is now a Dollar Tree Plus which means they have a variety of items for $3.00 to $5.00. I recently purchased a bag of 24 yarn pompoms for $3.00 . Valentine’s Day is approaching and I thought it would be fun to create a heart with these pompoms. The...

DIY Paper Strip Hearts

DIY Paper Strip Hearts

I seem to have a lot of old books and I have been trying to use some of the pages for different types of crafts. Valentine’s Day is approaching and I thought it would be fun to create some quick and easy hearts using simple strips of paper. The supplies I will be...

DIY Paper Heart Doily Craft

DIY Paper Heart Doily Craft

The Dollar Tree has started putting out their Valentine decorations and one of the items I bought are paper heart doilies. We have created different items using paper heart doilies before but I would like to get creative with them again. A follower of ours sent me a...

No Sew Heart Pillow

No Sew Heart Pillow

I started pulling out my Valentine decorations and it seems like I need just a few more red items. I like to decorate with a lot of neutral colors but I will be adding red to my dining room for Valentine’s Day. After looking through all of my decorations I thought it...

DIY Shirt Pillow Cover

DIY Shirt Pillow Cover

It seems like we are all trying to clean and get organized lately. If you have been cleaning out your closets then you might want to hang onto any type of button button down shirts that you were thinking of getting rid of. We are always trying to be creative here at...

DIY Valentine Heart Pocket

DIY Valentine Heart Pocket

It is time to start creating some Valentine decorations. When I think of Valentine’s Day I think of hearts. You can decorate with hearts all year long which is why I love making a variety of them. I wanted to create a heart that can be used on a tree or hung on your...

DIY Love Sign

DIY Love Sign

Valentine’s Day is approaching and I wanted to create a fun and unique sign. When I think of Valentine’s Day I think of love. After going through my craft supplies I think I came up with a quick and easy way to create a unique love sign. The supplies I will be using...

DIY Nail Yarn Art

DIY Nail Yarn Art

I have been going through my craft supplies and I seem to have a lot of yarn. There are so many things to create out of yarn but I want to try something different. After looking through my supplies I decided to use a Dollar Tree cutting board with the yarn and create...

Bedroom Decorated For Christmas “2021”

Bedroom Decorated For Christmas “2021”

I love the holidays and I love adding decorations throughout my whole home. Decorating is always fun but it can be time consuming. I wanted to try and keep my Christmas decorating simple this year and a touch of red always seems to work great for Christmas. My bedroom...

Dollar Tree Gift Ideas

Dollar Tree Gift Ideas

I know a lot of people are on a budget but would still like to give a gift for different holidays. It is always the thought that counts and you can really get creative with items from the Dollar Tree. A simple gift that can be given to anyone is a mug with tea and...

DIY Paper Bow

DIY Paper Bow

It is time to start wrapping my Christmas gifts and I always like to try an make things unique. You can buy all different types of bows in the stores for your Christmas gifts but I thought it would be fun to make a bow. If you’re following The Shabby Tree then you all...

Front Porch Christmas Decor “2021”

Front Porch Christmas Decor “2021”

Christmas is quickly approaching and my front porch is finally decorated. I decided to change things up this year and add a lot more color to my front porch for Christmas. This was so much fun to do and I just love how it turned out.   My porch has a Grinch theme...

Christmas Card Tree Craft

Christmas Card Tree Craft

I’m always getting asked what can we make out of our old Christmas cards. An amazing follower of ours sent me in an idea and I knew I had to give it a try. You can create an amazing decorative tree using recycled Christmas cards. The supplies I will be using are: 1. A...

Dollar Tree DIY Tumbling Tower Ornament

Dollar Tree DIY Tumbling Tower Ornament

Christmas is quickly approaching and I always love adding new ornaments to my tree. It is always fun to make ornaments for your tree or to give as a gift. I recently picked up a tumbling tower game from the Dollar Tree that I think we can use to create an ornament....

Christmas Tree For “2021”

Christmas Tree For “2021”

My 9ft Christmas tree up and decorated. This is my favorite tree in my house. I always add new ornaments to my tree every year and see who can find them first. My tree is filled with a variety of glass ornaments and it is very hard to spot the new ornaments. My tree...

Fireplace Mantel For Christmas “2021”

Fireplace Mantel For Christmas “2021”

Every year I love decorating my mantel with vintage Santa’s. I like to cluster a group of my vintage santa’s on my mantel and then add a few throughout my house. My mantel is not much different from last year but I thought I would share it. I have a flocked greenery...

DIY Vintage Cardboard Tree

DIY Vintage Cardboard Tree

I have been decorating for Christmas and I have been using a lot of vintage items throughout my home. My front porch has large colored lights on it and I want to create a smaller tree with a vintage look. I recently bought a strand of vintage colored lights from...

Diy Snowman Using Toilet Paper

Diy Snowman Using Toilet Paper

Christmas is quickly approaching and everyone seems to love decorating with snowmen. We have made a few snowmen here at The Shabby Tree using a variety of different items. There are a lot of people who have a limited amount of craft supplies which got me thinking. I...

DIY Pocket Ornament

DIY Pocket Ornament

I have been cleaning out my closet and I seem to have a lot of jeans that don’t fit or are just to worn. We are always creating things things here at The Shabby Tree and I thought we could find a way to create some ornaments out of my jeans. We can use different...

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...