Category Archives: DIY Projects

Cocktail DIY / Flower Petal Ice Cubes

    I love the idea of sprucing up water or cocktails with flower petal ice cubes. They add so much fun color that your drink is instantly more festive! My mother-in-law has billions of bright nasturtiums, and I knew … Continue reading

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DIY Painted Flower Pots for Confetti Online

I wrote a little post over on Confetti online that I thought you might enjoy. They’re the fastest, simplest painted flower pots. I think they’d make great centrepieces for a garden wedding or for a backyard barbecue. The best thing … Continue reading

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DIY Stamped and Watercolored Poem Greeting Cards

I have a confession to make. I do not actually need more greeting cards. I’m a recovering greeting card hoarder. I’d pick up pretty boxes of thank you notes and blank cards, mostly from TJMaxx, whenever I saw a new … Continue reading

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DIY Fabric Covered Numbers for Confetti.ie

I was doing so well with DIY Thursday at the start of the year, and then those Thursdays just got away from me. I do have an excuse, which I’d like to share with you today. I’ve been creating so … Continue reading

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Simple DIY / Copper Gilded Salt Cellars

Happy Thursday, friends! Time for another DIY project and this one, yet again, is the simplest. I got it in my head that for my 30th birthday dinner party, I wanted to have touches of copper along with my mint … Continue reading

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DIY / A Traditional Irish Phone Seat Makeover

Happy DIY Thursday, friends! The sun is shining (for the moment, at least), and I’m excited to share this little DIY phone seat that I made over for our almost-finished front room. I used to consider our front room to … Continue reading

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Simple DIY / Valentine’s Heart T-shirt

Happy Valentine’s Day, friends! I have a little simple DIY for your Friday that will take you all of twenty minutes to create, just in time for a Valentine’s date tonight. And if your Valentine’s evening consists of red wine … Continue reading

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Simple DIY // Gilded Valentine’s Plant Pots

Another DIY Thursday project for you today! This one was all set and ready to go last week when my website went haywire and took a 72 hour hiatus. But this week, all is right with the world and we … Continue reading

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Bedroom Reveal and a Moss Cottage Giveaway!

After a harrowing weekend dealing with a hacked website (I’m sorry if you visited and weren’t able to see anything!), I am finally, finally, finally ready to share the reveal of our bedroom makeover! And there’s even a fun giveaway … Continue reading

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Simple DIY / Rock Magnets

It’s Thursday, so it’s DIY day here on From China Village! These really simple DIY rock magnets are inspired my mom. Each place she travels, she collects a rock to add to her collection. My brother and sister and I … Continue reading

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