Creativity And Crafts Blog Posts

Easy Christmas Crafts: An Upcycled Basket Snowman

Learn how to create an upcycled basket snowman perfect for a front porch or beside a Christmas tree. This is an easy Christmas craft project that can be done with the kids or just for fun. Lisa's Creative Designs Blog Easy Christmas Crafts: An U...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Dec 4, 2014

A Generic Trash Can Gets A Cute Cottage Style Makeover

See how a generic stainless steel trash can gets a cute cottage style makeover with a coat of paint and a touch of vintage imagery, perfect for a Shabby Chic inspired bathroom. Lisa's Creative Designs Blog A Generic Trash Can Gets A Cute Cottage...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Nov 22, 2014

A Quick and Easy Way To Dress Up A Naked Lampshade

This simple decorating tip will show you how to easily dress up a naked lampshade that is dull and boring. This easy trick will give it a whole new look. Even a beginner can tackle this project! Lisa's Creative Designs Blog A Quick and Easy Way...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Nov 12, 2014

Easy Fall Crafts: An Upcycled Basket Pumpkin Patch

Create a cute upcycled basket pumpkin patch with this easy fall craft project. These pumpkins can be made with the kids and makes a great centerpiece. Lisa's Creative Designs Blog Easy Fall Crafts: An Upcycled Basket Pumpkin Patch...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Oct 15, 2014

A Creative Halloween Scarecrow That Will Scare Your Pants Off

Using a few simple items from your hardware store, this creative Halloween Scarecrow is an easy to make Halloween prop that will make your yard Spooky. Lisa's Creative Designs Blog A Creative Halloween Scarecrow That Will Scare Your Pants Off...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Oct 2, 2014

Get Your Spook On By Decorating With Upcycled Halloween Decor

Decorating with upcycled Halloween decor and vintage items can make your home unique for the spooky season. Create your own or shop online for great upcycled finds. Lisa's Creative Designs Blog Get Your Spook On By Decorating With Upcycled Hallo...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Sep 24, 2014

How To Make A Beach Inspired Bottle Lamp

Learn How To Make A Beach Inspired Bottle Lamp For Your Seaside Cottage Hello My Dear Blogland Friends, Last week I featured this cute lamp I created for a staging client in my post Staging A Beach Inspired Bedroom On … Continue reading →...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Sep 11, 2014

Crafting A Romantic French Country Vignette

A French Country Vignette Adds A Touch Of Romance To A Living Room Hi All, Today I wanted to share with you a crafty little makeover project and French Country Vignette for my living room. My son took wood shop … Continue reading → Lisa&#...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Aug 19, 2014

Decorating With Vintage China

Give Your Home A Touch Of Nostalgic Elegance By Decorating With Vintage China Hi All, I love old china. It reminds me of simpler times when people had time to stop and visit with each other. These days, our busy … Continue reading → Lisa&...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Jun 23, 2014

An Old Dresser Repurposed

Hi All, I have been so busy with work this week and time for blogging has gotten away from me. I thought it would be fun to revisit an old post featuring a favorite upcycled furniture project of mine. I … Continue reading → Lisa's Cr...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on May 1, 2014

Creative Spring Gardening: DIY Faux Floral Hanging Baskets

Hi All, I am happy to say that Spring has Sprung (finally) in Eastern North Carolina. Things are starting to turn green, the birds are singing and I am happy to say I have started my Spring gardening. Last year … Continue reading → Lisa&#...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Apr 17, 2014

Master Bedroom Makeover Update: A Vintage Cottage Style Patchwork Coverlet

Happy April All! I have been feeling a bit under the weather this past week with a last minute winter cold. It hit me like a ton of bricks, leaving me with no energy and feeling like a wet noodle. … Continue reading → Lisa's Creative...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Apr 2, 2014

Organize In Style With Creatively Upcycled Coat Racks and Towel Racks

Howdy Fellow Blog Land Friends! After weeks of cold weather, snow and ice and being cooped up inside I am giddy over having a couple of nice sunny days in the 60′s. Yesterday the mercury climbed up to 68! Whoohoo! … Continue reading ͛...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Feb 19, 2014

Christmas Crafting: DIY Snow Covered Pinecones and Poop Snowmen

Hi All, I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! After a wonderful family vacation I have been scrambling around the past week trying to get my Christmas Decorating done. I have managed to get my tree up, decorate my … Continue reading U...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Dec 13, 2013

Thanksgiving Decorating…A Pretty Tablescape and Turkey Transferware

Hi All, Can you believe Thanksgiving is almost here already?!! I always find myself racing the clock this time of year. Between filling Christmas orders that start rolling in at the beginning of November, working on design jobs and trying … Con...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Nov 21, 2013

Decorating and Crafting With Vintage Cook Books

Hi All, I hope you all had a wonderful Halloween last week! We had a nice time. Every year my siblings bring their kiddies over and Trick or Treating becomes a family event. I look forward to it. The weather cooperated … Continue reading ͛...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Nov 6, 2013

Wickedly Delicious Witch Finger Halloween Pretzels

Witch Finger Halloween Pretzels: A Fun Recipe To Make With The Kiddies Before Trick Or Treating Hi All, I hope you are all enjoying the crispness of Autumn in your neck of the woods. I have been so busy running around … Continue reading →...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Oct 17, 2013

Decorating With Bird Cages

Hi All, Can you believe September is here already? The heat and humidity is still here in Eastern NC and I am looking forward to cooler days. Summer seems to last forever in the South. I am anxious to have … Continue reading →Lisa's...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Sep 10, 2013

Creating An Upholstered Vintage Door Headboard and Saying Good-bye

Learn how to Create a Vintage Door Headboard for your Cottage Inspired Bedroom Hi Everyone, I am sorry for the little absence from Blogland. I was lucky enough to sneak away from my life for nine days with a trip to … Continue reading →L...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Aug 12, 2013

Crafting With Vintage Tea Cups For Mother’s Day

Hi All, Spring is in full swing here in eastern North Carolina and Mother’s Day is right around the corner! Today I thought I would share with you how crafting with vintage tea cups is just perfect for Mother’s Day. … Continue readi...
by Lisa's Creative Designs on Apr 30, 2013
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