Bottle to Wine Glass Carrier 1

It doesn’t get much cheaper or easier than this reclaimed wood to bottle/glass holder and display! Power tools are involved, but fear not; even the novice can pull this off beautifully. Impress your date on your next romantic evening with wine for two! MATERIALS   -Scrap wood -¼ inch Drill bit -1.5 inch hole saw […]

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Crockpot Butternut Squash Soup Recipe to Die For from @savedbyloves

  This week’s food theme at our pitch in Bible study was soup, in honor of the onset of fall.  It doesn’t get much more fall than butternut squash, right?  This was my first time cooking with this squash.  It was difficult to peel, but other than that, the recipe was easy and the outcome […]

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How to make a reclaimed wood planter from shipping pallets @savedbyloves

I picked up some mums recently and decided they needed a planter. Using Ana White’s Cedar Planter For Less than $20 Free Plan, I made just a few adjustments and built this planter using pallet wood and 2×4 scraps I had on hand.  I just grabbed the cut list from Ana’s plan and hit my […]

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How to make scrap wood pumpkins with @savedbyloves

These three pumpkins were made entirely with materials I had on hand, which is always a plus! With my huge pile of wood pieces from previous building projects, I am pretty excited when I can use up some of the leftovers. I used my table saw to rip scrap 2×4 into what are essentially wood […]

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Make a Paper Flower Fall Wreath

I finally got my hands on the , and had myself a great time! There are tons of ways to use these paper flowers in decor.  I opted to make this festive fall flower wreath. Following the instructions that came with the cartridge, I made the Lotus, Zinnia and Rose in oranges and purple  paper. […]

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DIY Decoupaged Recycled Wine Bottle Lanterns

Hanging lanterns in the trees goes a long way towards setting a lovely scene.  With some tissue paper squares and a few wine bottles, you are on your way to  create beautiful, eco-friendly lighting to add ambiance to your outdoor space or party.  MATERIALS  -Clear wine bottles -Bottle Cutting Supplies (See How to Cut Wine […]

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Wine Bottle Wall Vase2 copy

Salvage Wood Wine Bottle Wall Vase Trio  Reclaimed wood and recycled bottles combine with inexpensive copper hardware for this rustic, ecofriendly wall vase set.  Make it in under an hour with just a few dollars for hardware!  This is perfect inexpensive wall decor, and makes a great, unique handmade gift for the holidays. MATERIALS -Scrap […]

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How to make Mercury Glass

Get the look of expensive mercury glass with a can of spray paint and some Epson salt!  This simple project takes a genie lamp shaped liquor bottle to an elegant mercury glass lamp for way less than the purchase price you see in stores. MATERIALS   -Glass Bottle of your choice – - -Epson Salt […]

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Easy Avocade Egg Salad Recipe

  Avocados not only taste great, but are one of the only fruits that contain heart-healthy monounsaturated fats.  They help lower bad cholesterol, elevate good cholesterol and can be used in place of butter in your favorite recipes to cut back on saturated fats. Today I am sharing a yummy, quick and easy recipe for avocado egg […]

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How to make Wine Bottle Candles @savedbyloves

Scented with your favorite fragrance, these beeswax and soy candles are easy to make and great for all occasions!  We will be cutting wine bottles and using the bottom section as a container for pouring our candles.  Get started now and give these inexpensive, eco-friendly, handmade treasures as Christmas gifts that are sure to impress! […]

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