Cheesecloth Ghosts

Make these adorable Halloween decorations on your own or with the kids!




Halloween is almost here, but there’s still plenty of time to enjoy this adorable kid friendly craft!












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9 Fabulous Fall DIY Projects

A collection of DIY decor to keep your home looking beautiful throughout Fall. The Refurbished Home





I adore Fall. Everything about it, the colors, the smells, the flavors, the cooler temperatures… pretty much everything except the ending where it transitions into winter. Since I enjoy fall so much, it is also one of my favorite times for decorating, so I put together a list of some of my favorite Fall DIY Projects.








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DIY Applique Pillow Cover- A Beginner's Guide

A beginner's guide to creating a beautiful applique pillow cover. From one novice to another. The Refurbished




When it comes to sewing, I basically have no idea what I am doing, but I never let that stop me. I make it up as I go along and generally end up with some mixed results. This time I couldn’t be happier with the way it turned out, and due to my lack of knowledge on sewing, I am pretty sure that just about anyone with a sewing machine can make some fun applique pillow covers as well.








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Recycled Can Wind Chime

Help the kids create a one of a kind wind chime from recycled cans. The Refurbished Home



There is a woman that lives down the street from us. The neighborhood kids (and grown-ups too) adore her, and she is lovingly called Grandma Joy, despite the lack of actual biological relation to any of us. We recently found out that Grandma Joy is not feeling well and will require surgery. The kids all wanted to do something special for her, to remind her that we all love her and will be praying for her. She is a very sentimental woman so I knew that something handmade by the kids would truly mean the most to her.






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