Category: My Handmade Home

Putting outdoor art to the test

DIY outdoor art for our back deck {Heather's Handmade Life}

When it comes to outdoor art, you never quite know what’s going to stand up to the winter weather and what’s going to get wrecked in the snow and rain.

DIY magnets three ways

DIY magnets, three ways! {Heather's Handmade Life}

I always liked crafting fridge magnets while I was growing up, but those were the days when everyone had a metal fridge door. Stainless steel appliances might look nice, but they’re no good for sticking up school papers with a ceramic watermelon or set…

Pink lace DIY magnetic board

DIY magnetic board made with sheet metal and pink lace {Heather's Handmade Life}

I needed a place in my home office to organize scribbled notes and lists, but none of the store-bought options appealed to me. I didn’t want a bulletin board — tried it, now use it elsewhere for the kids’ school stuff. I didn’t want…