Personalized Nameplate

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Raise your hand if you’re thoroughly exhausted like me–woot, woot! With Christmas chaos ending and the month winding down, I decided against posting an easy, but multi-step, tin snowman craft I had planned. I thought, if you’re anything like me, the last thing on your mind would be to make some more winter decor. I realize I may be wrong, but if I’m not then you may appreciate the timing of this project. [Read more…]

DIY Gold Sequin Letters

Hi friends, I hope you’re staying nice and toasty this January. Here in Colorado it’s been freezing and I’ve just been trying to cuddle up under blankets for as long as possible. By the way, I’m Cat from The Rustic Willow and this is my first (of many!) posts on My Crafty Spot and I’m so excited to be here and share one of my favorite projects with you.

So, freezing weather sometimes makes me feel gloomy. Do you know what I mean, or am I alone in this? I’m definitely an outdoorsy kind of girl, and all I want to do is go outside and have a picnic and go for a swim. However, this freezing weather forces me to stay inside the walls of my house all day. What a drag.

But, there’s something about this project that just brightened my day. Something about the sparkly gold sequins and the way the sun reflects off the letters just makes it feel like a happy project. It just instantly brightened my mood.

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