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Category: Upcyle


Re-purposed Fall Project >>> Backyard scraps into fabulous decor!

By hazelruby October 21, 2015

Happy Fall Hazel & Ruby readers! It is Lindsay from My Creative Days back to share a re-purposed project for fall with you. This “Give Thanks” Pumpkin started out as a broken trellis we had in the back yard. I have never liked it in the yard because it was broken and we never planted […]

Halloween Vingette

Halloween Vignette using Hazel & Ruby Halloween DIY Decor Tape

By hazelruby October 15, 2015

Hi…Happy Thursday! Tina here today with a new project, using our new Halloween DIY Decor Tape!  If you love Halloween, you will LOVE this tape!  Every design is fabulous and full of fun! I am using the following three designs for my little Hallween vingette! (you can get these at your local Joann Fabrics) 4in […]

Katie Notebook

Easy Personalized Autumn Notebook

By hazelruby October 13, 2015

Hey everyone, Katie here with a fun project that is perfect for Fall. I have a secret to share- I love school supplies, especially notebooks. Whenever September rolls around I go to the store and stock up on cheap notebooks and then I restyle them with fun papers and embellishments! Craftwell is hosting a contest […]


Fall Inspired DIY Driftwood Acorn Decor

By hazelruby September 30, 2015

Hello Hazel & Ruby readers! I am so excited to be back sharing a fall project I made for our front door this year. This project started in the clearance aisle at TJ Maxx. I had hit a few yard sales one Friday morning and found nothing so I decided to head to TJ Maxx. […]

DIY Stenciled Planter – Get your herb garden ready!

By hazelruby August 24, 2015

I have been so into gardening this year and am already anxious to start working on next year’s garden. With end of season sales, I figured I’d get a head start on my herb planters for next year. My Easy Labelled Planter is such a quick project and you only need three things! I bought […]

DIY Curbside Bookshelf Rescue! Makeover using Hazel & Ruby Project Papers

By hazelruby August 18, 2015

Hello, Hazel & Ruby readers! It is Lindsay from My Creative Days back to share with you one of my favorite DIY projects.  Curbside rescues! There is nothing better than coming across a piece of “cast-away” furniture on the side of the road and taking it home to make it into something amazing. Recently, I […]

Dressing Table Makeover with DIY Decor Tape

By hazelruby July 17, 2015

I bought this Malm Dressing Table from IKEA ages ago. It’s been begging me to make it pretty for ages and I was finally able to make it into an awesome piece with the help of Hazel & Ruby’s DIY Decor Tape. I have been on a huge gold kick lately, so I pulled out […]

Crate Makeover with DIY Decor Tape

By hazelruby June 26, 2015

Hey everyone, Katie here! Today I wanted to share this Pepsi crate I restyled using some Hazel and Ruby products and One Step Crackle Paint from Deco Art. I bought this wooden pepsi crate last year, because I love the little cubbies- perfect for organizing. But, I don’t drink cokes (I’m from Texas, Pepsi is […]

Up-Cycled Window Frame >>> Chalk Art Tool Kit, Stencil-Mask, and Wrap it Up Papers

By hazelruby June 25, 2015

Hi and Happy Thursday!  Tina here today with an Up-Cycled Old Window Frame project.Do you love to go Junk shopping?  I DO!  Pennsylvania is FULL of vintage and antique stores and one of my favorite items I junk for, is old window frames!  I don’t know why I love chipped, worn, and cracked windows, but I […]

Last minute Father's Day Gift Idea >>> Personalized Wood Crate

By hazelruby June 19, 2015

Hello Friends, Michelle Hill here today to share with all of you this VERY quick Fathers Day gift. I am still trying to believe that we are already 1/2 way through the year, YIKES. Soon I will be sharing Christmas decor lol! Let’s get started.. You will need: Our wonderful Hazel and Ruby Stencil-Masks, Mixed […]

DIY Coastal Decor >>> Re-purposed Galvanized Milk Canisters

By hazelruby June 12, 2015

Hello, Hazel and Ruby readers! It is Lindsay from My Creative Days here to share with you a DIY project I did to add a little coastal decor to our home during the summer. Coastal decor is really popular. Right now, all of my favorite stores are packed FULL with it! Even though I wish […]

Personalized Treasure Box

By hazelruby June 10, 2015

I am not sure what it is about little girls and tiny treasures, but my niece loves little bits. She recently had her backpack full of little people with little outfits to change them into and all of their gear. She loves to play with tiny little things and she collects flowers, bugs (of course), […]

Up-cycled Journal Cover using our Fat Roll Washi Tape

By hazelruby June 2, 2015

Hello Hazel & Ruby Friends! We love all makers, DIY-ers to Mixed Media Mavens!  Today, we have a Guest Contributor who is a Mixed Media goddess.  Please welcome Susan Weckesser to our blog and Hazel & Ruby family!  Susan loves creating mixed media projects, using multiple mediums and incorporating her versatile stamps.  Today, she is […]

Mixed Media Embroidery Hoop Project, using Pass The Tissue Papers

By hazelruby May 28, 2015

Embroidery hoop art is so trendy right now, but for those of us that don’t sew, it is hard to know what to do with them. This mixed media hoop project now gives us another option for using the hoops! Supplies: Pass the Tissue – Golden Doilies Pass the Tissue – Bubblegum/White Polka Dots Pass […]

Creating a Memorial Day Vase with DIY Decor Tape

By hazelruby May 21, 2015

Every year for Memorial Day, we visit my husband’s sister. They live just down the street from a cemetery where many of their ancestors are buried. It’s been a great tradition to educate our children each trip on what the holiday means and who we honor. We typically purchase flowers to place on the graves, but this year […]