An Upcycled DIY: Sweet Springtime Baskets

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

My best friend was feeling a bit blue last spring when she couldn’t spend Easter with her family, so I turned our apartment into an Easter egg hunt arena. I hid little notes in each egg that contained a hint to the location of the next one. She was brimming with smiles by the end […]

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My best friend was feeling a bit blue last spring when she couldn’t spend Easter with her family, so I turned our apartment into an Easter egg hunt arena. I hid little notes in each egg that contained a hint to the location of the next one. She was brimming with smiles by the end […]

A New Twist on Note Cards!

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Handwritten cards are just the best, don’t you agree? Penning a greeting to your best friend 400 miles away or sending a cheerful note to your mother gives your message a personalized, handmade touch that is often lost in today’s high-tech world. Enjoy this shabby-chic card tutorial, and see how easy it is to turn […]

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Handwritten cards are just the best, don’t you agree? Penning a greeting to your best friend 400 miles away or sending a cheerful note to your mother gives your message a personalized, handmade touch that is often lost in today’s high-tech world. Enjoy this shabby-chic card tutorial, and see how easy it is to turn […]

Ooh-la-la Spa Day Box

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Anyone up for a little weekend pampering? As you wrap up your busy week, think about creating an all-in-one homemade spa day kit. All this ready-to-alter treasure box needs is a coat of paint, coordinating scrapbook paper, and fun embellishments. Create this project as a token of appreciation for a friend or as an indulgence […]

Sarah How-To Project Tutorials

Anyone up for a little weekend pampering? As you wrap up your busy week, think about creating an all-in-one homemade spa day kit. All this ready-to-alter treasure box needs is a coat of paint, coordinating scrapbook paper, and fun embellishments. Create this project as a token of appreciation for a friend or as an indulgence […]

Guest Artist: Clay Heart Tags by Monica Sabolla Gruppo

Monday, January 30th, 2012

We are excited to welcome guest artist Monica Sabolla Gruppo to Somerset Place! Today, she teaches us how to create bright handmade clay tags to tie together your gift bags and packaging projects.   Materials White clay Rolling pin Chopping board Cookie cutters Barbecue skewer Acrylic paint (red and white) Heart- shaped rubber stamp Divine […]

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We are excited to welcome guest artist Monica Sabolla Gruppo to Somerset Place! Today, she teaches us how to create bright handmade clay tags to tie together your gift bags and packaging projects.   Materials White clay Rolling pin Chopping board Cookie cutters Barbecue skewer Acrylic paint (red and white) Heart- shaped rubber stamp Divine […]

Perfectly Grungy Heart Pouches

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

Roses are red, violets are blue, these gift bags are sweet, and can be created by you! Whip up these treat bags for a classroom valentines exchange, bring them to brunch for your closest girlfriends, or tuck one into your daughter’s backpack for a sweet Valentine’s surprise. Just promise you won’t eat all of the […]

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Roses are red, violets are blue, these gift bags are sweet, and can be created by you! Whip up these treat bags for a classroom valentines exchange, bring them to brunch for your closest girlfriends, or tuck one into your daughter’s backpack for a sweet Valentine’s surprise. Just promise you won’t eat all of the […]