Wooden Stockings Hanging on the Mantle

I partner with Home Depot for a DIH workshop project every few months. I do it because I love it. All opinions are 100% my own.   I got my Christmas bins out early this year. To be completely honest, I don't decorate for Christmas until after Thanksgiving, but I'm hosting a DIH workshop on my home turf this month, so I brought out the bins and decorated the mantle just for kicks. I had to show you the potential for … [Read more...]

gold foil tutorial with a laminator

Gold foiling is big and although most of my friends don't know this, you can use a regular laminator to create foil projects! I decided after talking to friend after friend after friend who didn't know that a laminator was all you needed to create these fun foil projects, I needed to do a post about it here on All Things Thrifty too.  I promise I will teach you step by step how to create gold foil projects. All … [Read more...]


If you’ve ever read the book “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie,” you’ll understand how this: ...quickly escalated into a full-blown bedroom makeover involving: CHALK PAINT IN A SPRAYER CHALK PAINT WITH A ROLLER ON FABRIC STENCILS and HUSBAND SKILLS! Let’s call it “If You Show This Mom a Clearance Sticker…” The clearance sticker was attached to an amazing sparkly pillow. Sadly, the pillow didn’t quite … [Read more...]

girls camp craft ideas

One of my top five fights ever with my husband was about a Super Saturday where a bunch of ladies from our ward get together and do projects all day. I had a major meltdown because I took over leading a project for someone else who went into preterm labor and for the life of me I could not get it to work. Granted, the projects we were making were not for beginners, and I had learned how to make the item too … [Read more...]

flower crafts and recipes

It's springtime! No matter what the weather is doing where you live right now, look at all these pretty ways to work flowers into your day. From decorations to furniture or even something to eat, you're sure to find something to put on your to-do list! ~Steph Click through this list to find the full tutorials, and maybe even find some new favorite people to follow! Paper Flower Wedding Bouquet  ||  The Happy … [Read more...]


Hi there! It's Rachel from Like a Saturday with you here today! :) Since I was here last, my life has been flipped upside down in the very best of ways! My husband and I have been in the process to adopt for the last several months. Last month we got a surprise call from our agency letting us know that we had been chosen as parents, our daughter had been born, and then 24 hours later we got to meet her! It has been … [Read more...]

This is BEAUTIFUL! Make a DIY etched glass vase in about 20 minutes. Full tutorial by Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body for All Things Thrifty!

Hi thrifty friends!  I am so happy to be back at All Things Thrifty for another contributor post--sooooo excited to be back.  I hope you remember me from my others posts on my DIY "upholstered" chair with fabric and Mod Podge, my DIY Art Canvases and my thrifty Princess Art, but as a reminder, I am Tasha and I blog over at Designer Trapped in a Lawyer's Body. Today I am going to show you how I made this gorgeous … [Read more...]


Hi, y'all! It's Rachel from Like a Saturday. As always, I'm happy to be back with you! I have been on a major candle kick lately. I think maybe it has been all of the gloomy weather we've been having lately in Texas. When it's grey and chilly outside, I just want to make the house as cozy as possible -- fluffy blankets, a good book and the warm glow of candle light. I'm picky about my candle scents and ingredients, … [Read more...]


Happy New Year, ATT readers! I'm Rachel from Like a Saturday, and I'm so happy to be back with you today! All signs of Christmas have been packed away and we're enjoying a little bit of blank space in the house. But still, I can't help but look forward a bit to Valentine's Day. There is something about all of the red, pink, glitter and lace that gets me excited! This holiday lovin' girl always has seasonal crafts on … [Read more...]


Hi everyone! Steph here today with a bunch of New Year's party ideas you can do with your kids. I know we're all in the home stretch of Christmas preparation for next week, so be sure to pin this post so you can come back and plan your bash after the wrapping paper settles.  I've found a bunch of fun games, activities, decorations and food that kids will love for New Year's Eve. Edible Horns by Hungry … [Read more...]