Laura Beth Love

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Creative Crafts To Make With Bandannas

I love bandannas! <br>Why? <br>Because they come in a wide variety of colors, <br>they are inexpensive, and they usually have <br>a paisley design on them (I am …

Bohemain Mother Of Pearl Button Necklace Tutorial

I've had these old mother of pearl buttons lying around on my workbench just waiting to be made into something special. Before I turn some of them …

Upcycled Garden Wrought Iron Bed Frame Planter

Here is another upcycled garden idea, this one is from deco marce and<p>features a section of an old wrought iron bed frame that has been<p>creatively …

This Ain't Yer Grandma's Porch Swing! DIY Swing Beds & Chairs

Porch + Swing + Bed = Awesome<p>Check out how some creative folks used salvaged wood, old doors, and reclaimed furniture to create these wonderful …

The Upcycled Garden Volume 4: Using Recycled Salvaged Materials In Your Garden

Spring and summer always seem to pass by so quickly! I figured I had better <br>get on the ball and share some more of these beautiful upcycled garden …

The Upcycled Garden Volume 2: Using Recycled Salvaged Materials In Your Garden

I really enjoyed writing The Upcycled Garden blog post I did last year so I thought I'd <br>do another one (or two) of them this year. Before you know it …

The Upcycled Garden Volume 5: Using Recycled Salvaged Materials In Your Garden

It's that time of year again!<p>It's spring...and that means it's time for some new upcycled garden ideas.<p>Check out my April picks for the most …

The Upcycled Garden Volume 3: Using Recycled Salvaged Materials In Your Garden

This is my third Upcycled Garden blog post! There are so many smart and creative <br>ways to use salvaged and recycled materials in your garden landscape …

Tips For New Etsy Sellers: Part One, The Basics

Running an Etsy shop is serious business. It can be rewarding and fun, but first and foremost it is a business and needs to be handled as such. If …

Tips For New Etsy Sellers: The Basics, Part Two

In my last post (Tips For New Etsy Sellers: Part One, The Basics) I discussed some of the qualities of a successful Etsy shop including item titles, …

The Definitive Guide To Preparing Your Etsy Shop For The Holidays

By this time of year, you should be working on your holiday inventory and readying your shop for the busy holiday selling season. If you're not, …

Mirror, Mirror, On The Wall: Decorating With Mirrors

Using mirrors can be one of the most fun ways to decorate your home. Mirrors add <br>depth, dimension, and brightness to a room, and can even help a room …

How To Create A Wall Display With Vintage Silver Trays

Creating a wall display of silver serving trays is easier than you may think!<p>I love this look. Creating this display was one of the things that I …

A Peek Inside Of My Jewelry Design Sketchbook

<b>One of my favorite things is my jewelry design sketchbook. Not only do I consider my sketchbook a great creative tool, but it also serves as a</b> …

How To Start Your Own Craft or Jewelry Business

You've found something that you enjoy making, whether it be stained glass, beaded jewelry or wooden carvings. You've made these items for yourself, …