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Gifts from the Heart

by Amy Bowerman

Gifts from the Heart {Heart Bag Tutorial} | Pluckingdaisies.com

If you are looking for a heartfelt way to package favors or small gifts these heart bags are the answer!  They are oh so easy to create with pretty papers and trims and make the simplest of gifts a true “Gift from the Heart”…literally.  Whether you are planning a bridal or baby shower, garden tea […]

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Chicken Soup for the Crafty Soul | @PluckingDaisy

  Hello dear readers and friends!  As 2012 comes to a close I’d like to share what I’ve been “cooking” up for the past year.  The weather outside IS frightful today but don’t worry I have a nice pot of “Chicken Soup” ready to feed your crafty soul! 2012 was a year filled with new […]

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Alice in Wonderland Christmas Village | @PluckingDaisy #Holiday #DIY #RangerInk

  Greetings from Wonderland!  Today I’ll be sharing how to create this winter “wonderland” holiday display.   I’ve combined several past projects to make a whimsical Alice in Wonderland themed version of the traditional Christmas village. Instead of tiny glittering houses I used an array of vintage tea-cups from my collection.  We can’t have tea […]

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Alice in Wonderland Altered Handbag | @PluckingDaisy #ironon #tutorial #upcycle #rit #dye

  Hey there!  I’ve got another fun and easy up-cycling project for you today.  I’m going to show you how to update an old Handbag from the thrift store or the dark depths of your closet with Rit Dye and Transfermations iron-on transfer paper.  This project is easy to do and will have you shopping […]

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Decorate a Plastic Tea Set for a Tea Party | @PluckingDaisy #TeaParty #AliceInWonderland

Hi there!  I’ve got a really fun kids craft tutorial to share with you today.  While I was working on this tea set for my Altered Alice project (final reveal coming soon) I thought, “Hey this would be a fun craft for a little girls tea party!”  Adults will enjoy this project just as much…I […]

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Create a Plant Stand from an Old Lamp Pluckingdaisies.com

  My husband brought this awesome lamp home the other day.  A former co-worker had left for a new job and abandoned it.  Once he got it home we discovered WHY it had been  abandoned.  It doesn’t work.  Bummer.  Instead of junking it I put my thinking cap on to figure out a way to […]

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Alice in Wonderland Fridge Magnets

Hi there!  This month at The Altered Alice we are challenging you to show us your most daring disappearing act!  Just like the Cheshire cat who likes to disappear and re-appear.  For my project I have created custom Alice in Wonderland Fridge magnets using images from our sponsor Dilly Beans.  The Design team is using […]

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Alice in Wonderland Miniature Garden Tea Party

Greetings from Wonderland!  This month at The Altered Alice our theme is Red, White and Blue.  I had a tough time figuring out how to incorporate this theme without being too patriotic. Once again everything fell into place….eventually. The patriotic paper flower arrangement in the back is a golden oldie from my early blogging days.  […]

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Alice in Wonderland Mailbox

by Amy Bowerman

Alice In Wonderland Mailbox

You’ve got Mail!…from Wonderland!  This month at The Altered Alice the design team is showcasing a fabulous new stamp set from Stamp Attack featuring Wonderland postage.  How fun!  Naturally, when receiving letters from Wonderland one must have a mailbox to put them in. I have created an Alice in Wonderland themed mailbox for my project. […]

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Tea Table Tea Pots

Oops!  I’ve done it again!   I’ve gone and altered a wayward item again…when designing for the Altered Alice how can I not?  I’ve been down the rabbit hole all week with nary a moment  to spare.   It’s time to take a deep breath and relax.  Why it seems it’s time for tea…won’t you have a […]

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