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Paper & Fox

Vintage Suitcase Makeover

A Second Tour for a Classic American Tourister Hello Friends! I just returned from another awesome thrift store adventure.  I love vintage suitcases and discovering how people have turned them into really interesting things.  I found this American Tourister Tri-Taper train case at a thrift store for $3.13. I loved the blue exterior, but the […]

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Diy Art

Diy Accent Art

Here is an easy tutorial on how to create simple diy accent art.   The design on this piece will add interest and fun to any room. While organizing my art supplies, I came canvas painting that I created a few years ago.  The painting was over worked and  not very good… really bad.  I purposely […]

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DIY Cufflinks

Hi Friends! This is a fun and  easy  DIY Cufflinks Tutorial.  Gifts for guys are hard. How many beard trimmers and wallets can one guy need?  These cufflinks would make a great gift for any guy who likes to add a little flair to his business wardrobe. My husband, David, is a stylish and playful […]

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tools of the trade

My Tools

Here is a list of my favorite and most used tools for crafting, DIY projects and making pretty things.  Once in awhile I will treat myself to special paint or nice  paper, but these are my tried and true tools.     1. Hot Glue Gun – such a marvelous invention.  I have a few […]

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DIY Dragon Pin Favor

DIY Party Favor

Toy Dragon Pin Party Favor Knox has been planning his 5th Birthday Party since his 4th Birthday Party.  The party theme is constantly evolving. from superhero and super robots to super ninjas.  The one thing that has remained constant is that he is turning 5. Knox has recently been sporting a dragon metallic toy pin […]

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Painted Toys

I have a weak spot for little animal figurines, especially my old friend, the Stegosaurus.  While shopping at a craft store I picked up a Tiger and Stegosaurus for a $1 each. They were pretty cute as is.  Instead of giving them to my boys, I determined that the figurines would make splendid (and unbreakable) […]

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