DIY: Dollar Tree Pumpkin Redesign!

First, I removed the sunflower and raffia bow from the front of the pumpkin. Next, I sanded the front of the pumpkin using sand paper also bought at the Dollar Tree. I then painted the front of the pumpkin with Waverly white chalk paint. Once the paint dried, I drew faint pencil lines on the …

DIY: Dollar Tree Sweater Pumpkins – $1 each!

I have always liked sweater pumpkins when I have seen them at the store and wanted to try to make them for less money. I have never made them before, so I was unsure how they would turn out. Sweater pumpkins are the perfect mash up for when the seasons change, sweaters AND pumpkins! A …

DIY: Rae Dunn Inspired Christmas Ornaments

Create beautiful, on trend, Rae Dunn inspired Christmas ornaments, in a few easy steps! I used to buy wood ornaments every year from a website that would put my kids pictures on them so that I could have a snapshot in time of what my kids looked like that year. Well last year I bought …

DIY: Dollar Tree Heirloom Pumpkin Craft

I was at The Dollar Tree the other day and picked up various pumpkins for fall. I decided that I would do a pumpkin make over. I like the look of heirloom pumpkins. The color of the heirloom pumpkins are so unique, some gray, some greenish gray, and some aqua gray, they are all so …

Welcome to DIY Happy Home!

A house is made with walls and beams. A home is built with love and dreams. ā€” Unknown. My name is Carla, I am excited to write about all the things I love that make me happy at home! šŸ˜ŠI love crafting, home projects, decorating for the holidays, cooking, baking, shopping, finding bargains, and sharing …