DIY & Home

We Bought a House (Again)

It’s been about two weeks now since we signed papers, got the key, and got to work. I spent so much time while we were looking and waiting to sign not talking about it, that it almost feels like I’m telling a secret right now. But it’s an exciting “secret” that I’m eager to document. […] Read more…

Check out these ideas for craft and sewing organization.

9 Tips for How to Organize Your Sewing Space for the New Year

I love how a new year often motivates me to get things organized again and find a good home for everything. And while I started coming up with tips to¬†organize your sewing space, I realized that I never showed you my craft/sewing room at Mabey Manor, so you get both practical tips and a craft […] Read more…

Simple and classy striped jewelry holder from a cabinet door!

Striped Jewelry Holder Upcycle

This post is brought to you by Folk Art¬†and Blueprint Social. The opinions are my own. Take an old cupboard door (that you’ve now moved several times because you just knew it was going to be something beautiful one day) add some chalk paint and crystal knobs, and you have the start of a beautiful […] Read more…

How to make a Tufted Floor Pillow. would also work as a dog bed.

How to Make a Tufted Floor Pillow

Everyone needs a giant tufted floor pillow, right? There’s nothing quite like seeing your kids play and read together. It makes me so happy to see them all crouched together around a game they’ve made up and realize that they’re already best friends. So I wanted to make something that would facilitate this togetherness and […] Read more…

Building a fun sofa fort on a snowy day.

Snowy Day Sofa Fort Building

You may have seen this photo in my Instagram feed on Tuesdsay (@mabeyshemadeit–come follow me!)–over night we got a foot of snow from a big storm, and while my girls wanted to go out and play, I wanted to stay inside. So after I let them go play in the snow, we tore apart the […] Read more…

You only need a few paper punches to make these cute paper plumeria and stamped mason jar.

Stamped Mason Jar

Its always funny to me when I come across guest posts I did over a year ago and realize I never posted them here–oops! But now you get a fun stamped mason jar tutorial to brighten your day, and I’ll pretend it isn’t snowing outside.   Hi everyone, it’s Lisa from Mabey She Made It–a […] Read more…

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