Mirrored Mercury Glass Mason Jar Crafts

If you love mason jar crafts, you are going to love this transformation. It is so, so easy to turn a regular Ball brand jar into a mirrored mason jar! All you need is a can of Krylon Looking Glass Spray Paint, the same stuff I used to make my faux mercury glass mirror. You […]

Spring Fashion: Make a No-Sew Wristlet Clutch

Waking up on Easter morning to a basket filled with candy and sweets: that’s definitely a treat. But nothing compares to getting a new outfit for Easter. Patent leather Mary Janes. A brand new dress with a skirt made for twirling. A straw hat and a dainty new purse. A little girl’s dream! So, when […]

Easy Lamp Makeover with DecoArt Paint

I didn’t mean to take a weeklong blogging break, but what with catching up from Spring Break, a few unexpected deadline work projects, putting the final touches on my office and craft room makeover and just taking time to enjoy the gorgeous spring weather (finally!), that’s what happened. I missed you (and I hope you […]

How to Make Your Own Stickers & Decorate with Them

Disclosure: Post includes affiliate links. I was provided with free craft supplies by Silhouette America. All opinions are my own. Click here for my full disclosure policy. I haven’t had this much fun with stickers since elementary school when I was decorating my Trapper Keeper with Michael Jackson puffy stickers. (I can’t believe I just […]

Infinity Heart Etched Glass Champagne Flutes

This post, Etched Glass Champagne Flutes, is sponsored by Helzberg Diamonds. I received compensation for sharing about the Infinity X Infinity jewelry collection. All opinions are my own. Click here for my full disclosure policy. “Only in the eyes of love you can find infinity.”                     […]

Romantic Valentine Craft Ideas: Gilded Heart of Gold Heart Plate

Long before we were an item, I knew my husband had a heart of gold. You might even say that’s what brought us together. His heart of gold gave me the courage to put my heart on the line… To ask a question I never thought I would… To put past heartbreak aside and take […]

3 Easy-To-Make Winter Hand Painted Signs

Remember my cozy front porch fantasies? Well, we’re finally getting a taste of winter weather here in North Carolina — a whole 2 inches of snow! It’s not exactly sledding or snow skiing weather, but it is a good excuse to bundle up and head outside and play like a kid, then warm up in […]

No-Sew Grain Sack Dog Bed Cover Made from A Canvas Drop Cloth

Before we get today’s project: a cuter-than-cute grain sack dog bed, let me tell about the photos you were supposed to see with this post. Shots that would have made William Wegman jealous. But models can be so temperamental. You might even say mine was a real b****. First, they bark at you for no […]

Top Posts of 2013 from Atta Girl Says

Happy New Year! As I flip the calendar to a new year fresh with opportunities and promise, I can’t help but reflect on all that happened in 2013. It was a big year for me as a blogger, as I saw my little slice of the Internet grow, thanks to wonderful readers like you who […]

Mason Jar Lamp with Faux Zinc Shade

I’m a little bit afraid to post this because I’m worried what you’ll think of my mason jar lamp craft. You’re either going to proclaim me the cleverest crafter ever or the tackiest crafter ever. (Frankly, I can’t decide.) But I’m going to show you my mason jar lamp with its handmade faux zinc shade […]