Author: The 36th Avenue

Party Time {6}

Share your Awesomeness! You know what to do… If you made it share it!  PLEASE Button up and let others know that they can party here! Have fun and inspire me to create a new STICKERūüėČ <center><a href=”” target=”_blank”><img alt=”36th Avenue” src=””/></a></center> … { remember to link to your specific post, not your main blog… so we can know what it is that you want to show us} When you are done you can click HERE to check out the top four projects from last...

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Share YOUR Awesomeness: Sticker Time {6}

…Is it just me or are the days flying by?  I can’t believe it is almost already Wednesday and time to party again. To feature your projects is  one of my favorite things to do… since my family helps me to choose the features of the week. In this house we l‚ô•ve to eat, so we gave… to The Lady Behind the Curtain  for the cutest “treasure box” EVER. I want one of these…  I’m telling you girls, my son’s birthday is coming up and this  delicious rice crispy icecreams are going to be the star of the party for sure… LOVE it! Next we are giving the… to Sahm from Vixen Made for the funnest little accessory EVER. I can picture my Mimi playing with this all day. This will be one of my summer project ūüėČ ADORABLE! We chose to give the… to Kellianne from Tinkeranniebelle for her FABULOUS headbands… The colors are YUMMY! ‚ô• the hair too… so cute! The… goes to Vanessa from Nifty Thrifty Things for her Sugar Cubes… Don’t you think they would be perfect for a Tea Party? Very Sweet! The… goes to Cedar Hill Ranch for her Porch REDO. I could have breakfast, lunch and dinner here… What a dream! …how romantic. The NEW… goes to Michelle NOT Shelly  for my favorite entry of last week… so simple, so clever, so YOU-nique… so perfect! …As always thank...

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Shut UP it is sunny!

…That was the first thing I said yesterday morning, my second one : Where are my brushes? Oh my… I am so happy about this one! Well, hopefully you remember my New Old Desk… THE Roll Top Desk, here is a picture just in case. Something you didn’t know about it is that the  ROLL TOP part was never back on the desk. I just left the desk without it‚Ķas a matter of  fact, it has been on my deck since the day I finished the desk… Poor thing ūüôĀ  UNTIL YESTERDAY! CHECK THIS OUT LAAAAADIES! First I added some...

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Let’s Party {5}

Share your Awesomeness! You know what to do… If you made it share it! PLEASE Button up and let others know that they can party here! <center><a href=”” target=”_blank”><img alt=”36th Avenue” src=””/></a></center> Have fun and inspire me to…  ignore the laundry for a while ūüėČ { remember to link to your specific post, not your main blog… so we can know what it is that you want to show...

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Home Decor – DIY Bench Makeover

¬† Once upon¬†a time there were two cute little benches that I’ve had forever. Here is a picture of how the benches¬†used to look in the beginning and the steps I took to make them¬†look adorable!¬† ¬† ¬† Te first thing I did was paint¬†the bench white. ¬† ¬† ¬† Then I antiqued ¬†it using my good friend the sander. ¬† I applied the vinyl¬†stencils that I had previously made¬†in place¬†and I peeled off the transfer paper. …So here they are my number 1 and TWO Stencil! ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† Time to paint!¬†Remember that it is always safer...

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DIY Subway Sign

¬† ¬† So you know how a few days ago I told you that I was working on a HUGE subway sign. Well, here it¬†is, THE MOTHER of all SUBWAY signs! { It is¬†almost 5 feet tall… I know that because I¬†am 5′ tall and this is one of the few things that I can look eye to eye} ¬†Now you may wonder WHAT is UP with all the places. For your info we have moved 13 times in 13 years¬†of¬† happy marriage.¬†Our journey began in the heart of my beautiful Madrid, Spain. {If you could hear me speak,¬†you...

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Subway Sign Mini Tutorial

Materials: Board. Paint.& Brush. Vinyl Template. After painting the board in black making this sign was as easy as 1, 2, 3… ÔĽŅ1. After designing and cutting the vinyl I peeled the letters out to use the vinyl as a template or stencil. 2. I placed the vinyl on top of the board and I pressed around the edges to prevent paint going under it. 3. I painted it tapping instead of brushing to prevent once again  any leaking of paint under the vinyl. Then it was time to remove the vinyl from the board and let the sign come alive… …That’s...

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My Anni’s Paper Beads and Bracelet ;)

Hi! My name is Anni and this week¬†we are doing a lot of activities in my classroom at school. One of my favorite ones has been making paper beads. This is how I made my own beads at home… ¬† You’ll need… Mod Podge Glue, Magazines, Straws, Brush and Scissors. ¬† First, cut colorful paper in¬†a long triangle shape from any magazine you have. ¬† Second, add glue to the inside of the paper and roll it around the straw¬†starting¬†with the widest end to the point of the triangle. ¬† After¬†the triangle is rolled paint the outside of the...

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Sticker Time 1

Well.. well.. well…Here we go again.It is STICKER time! After “carefully studying” each project with my daughters we decided to give the to Lynda from Something Created Everydayfor her colorful and original wreath. I am in love with the fact that the flowers are made from old patterns… Oh, the details! You must check out her tutorial. We also gave Lynda the… for her FABULOUS IDEA of creating fabric fortune cookies!I am so making this for my husband’s Birthday. We gave Jennifer fromThe Toy Box Years the… for how sweet and personal her Year-End Teacher Gift is.I l‚ô•ve the fact that it shows all the children in Nani’s class.Thoughtful and ADORABLE!   So, we did it again we have a number four.We gave the…to Lauren from West Furniture Revivalfor her bluelicious $4.99 Medicine Cabinet.Yuuummy! …And of course I want to thank you all for sharing your projects on my humble link party… it means a LOT to me ūüėČ Don’t forget to button up if you were featured and I will see you tonight at theShare your AwesomenessLink...

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Happy Birthday Anni!

…We had a GARDEN¬†BIRTHDAY PARTY at our house this past¬†weekend! In¬†Oregon you never know when it is going to rain¬†,¬†so we decided to bring the outdoors into the indoors of our home, having our backyard as the background of the party.   For decorations the girls helped me cut a bunch of butterflies from paper¬† that we had around the house… {¬†We¬†‚ô• butterflies} ¬†First I traced the outline of the cuties making¬†three different sizes… …Then we spent some girl time together re-tracing and cutting tons of butterflies. You probably can go to the store and get some… but then...

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