Eucalyptus for Flower Arrangements

Nothing beats the deliciously fresh smell of Eucalyptus. Naturally aromatic, it can freshen up your whole living space, and it is beautiful too. I like to mix preserved eucalyptus with other dried flowers and some natural curly ting ting and place the arrangement in a vase or decorative basket. It also is a statement piece […] Read More

Farmhouse Flair

It’s time to decorate for Spring in my favorite style– farmhouse! I love the simplicity and down-to-earth qualities of farmhouse decorating. It makes a home look lived in, comfortable and inviting. So here’s a simple decorating tip to add some charm to your spring farmhouse– place a bunch of amazingly scented dried lavender in a […] Read More

Gourd Fairy Houses

Homemade Fairy Homes I was scrolling through Pinterest today and I happened to scroll past these absolutely adorable DIY fairy homes on A Little Fur in the Paint Blogspot! Being a lover of all things fairy, I just had to know how she had made them. To my surprise, they’re made from gourds! I couldn’t […] Read More

Dried Orange Wreath

Dried Orange Wreath   I saw this idea on Sparklelivingblog.com. She used this wreath as a way to brighten up her house after the holidays were over and cleaned up. But this wreath would be beautiful at ANY time of year! This would be beautiful on your front door, along a staircase, mantle, or hang in […] Read More

DIY Wedding Cake Toppers

DIY Wedding Cake Toppers We love receiving pictures from our customers showing us what imaginative creations they’ve come up with. Recently, we received the photograph of a beautiful rustic cake topper. Made from tree trunk slices and then decorated with pine cones, leaves and creme colored flowers. If you’re having a country or rustic themed […] Read More

DIY Magnets

Homemade Magnets I stumbled upon this craft idea on www.thepaintedhinge.com. A simple, yet fun craft that you can do with the kids or grand-kids this summer when they come crying to you with the typical “i’m bored” summer complaint. Making your own magnets is a great way to add individuality to your refrigerator door. Each persons […] Read More

Dried Cotton & Preserved Eucalyptus

Dried Cotton & Preserved Eucalyptus   It is officially the first day of summer! All around the country people are throwing BBQ’s, having pool parties and spending their weekends camping. With summer in full swing, posting about eucalyptus and cotton may seem somewhat out of place. One of the best things about our dried and […] Read More

Dried Wheat Boutonnieres

Dried Wheat Boutonnieres Summer is here, which means that we are smack dab in the middle of wedding season. Maybe your own wedding, a daughter, sister or friends wedding, but chances are you know someone that is planning a wedding. And if the above statement is true, chances are you’ve somehow got roped into helping […] Read More

Cotton Boll Wreath

Cotton Boll Wreath We recently added some new products to our website. One of the more unique, cool and pre-made items that we added was the above Cotton Boll Wreath This is the perfect item to bring a rustic or country feeling to your home. This wreath is made for you so all you have […] Read More

DIY Wheat Tea Lights

DIY Wheat Tea Lights A lot of our customers order our dried flowers for the purpose of weddings. Whether their own wedding or for a friend or family member, wedding flowers can be an expensive portion of the budget. So it’s no wonder that many people now are turning to making their own bouquets, boutonnieres, […] Read More

DIY Lavender Wreath

Homemade Lavender Wreath   Hello, Crafters! Today’s post was inspired by a customer of ours that called into our warehouse asking and wondering if we could tell her how to make a wreath out of lavender. She explained that she loves making her own wreaths at home and has made some different wreaths in the […] Read More