Moscow Mule, Mason Jars & a Giveaway!

Moscow Mule Recipe eclecticallyvintage.com

You know I'm all about a good cocktail and what they are served in is equally important for making a festive drink. The Moscow Mule has been around since the 1940's. It was fate when the President of Smirnoff vodka got together with the owner of the famous Los Angeles Cock n' Bull restaurant (who make their own ginger beer), and a classic … [Read more...]

                 

10 Fridays til Christmas – Oh Deer!

Make a DIY Deer Head eclecticallyvintage.com

Oh Deer! Only 10 Fridays til Christmas! I know what you're thinking. "Kelly, it's not even Halloween yet and you're already Ho Ho Ho-ing about Christmas." I want to eliminate the stress of doing everything at the last minute this year. So while everyone else is standing in line at the post office waiting to mail a stack of cards, … [Read more...]

                 

You’ve Been Booed!

Make Paper Pinwheels eclecticallyvintage.com

Every Halloween, my girls fill up bags with candy, print out an outline of a ghost and "Boo" their friends. They ring the bell and hide in the bushes while laughing uncontrollably waiting for someone to answer.  Usually, the kids run outside searching for the culprit and a chase ensues.   Why let the kids have all the fun? I … [Read more...]

                 

Fun Free Halloween Printables

Free Halloween Printables eclecticallyvintage.com

Oh what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to deceive.   I would never deceive you my pretties. I'd rather share some fun free Halloween printables because I think you're the cat's meow. Instead of driving yourself batty searching for fun Halloween ideas, just print these out. Jump on your broom my little witches and … [Read more...]

                 

How to Preserve Leaves

How to Preserve Leaves eclecticallyvintage.com

  Faux is good (think fur) but some things are better when they are 100% real. Take these falling leaves - you probably spotted them in my foyer on my Eclectically Fall Home Tour. They are preserved in their original splendor just like good old Mom Nature intended. How to Preserve Leaves Supplies: *Leaves - freshly fallen (not … [Read more...]

                 

Chalkboards, Gnomes and Bling … Oh My!

Make a chalkboard log slice and gilded gnome! eclecticallyvintage.com

  I never met a chalkboard, gnome or bit of bling I didn't love. As they say, you can never have too much money or too many chalkboards and we don't have to settle for black chalkboards thanks to this gorgeous shade of burgundy chalkboard paint.  It's perfectly Fall-y and perfectly suited for a log slice (and I love that it comes in a … [Read more...]

                 

A Toast to Fall, Vintage Clipboards, Vino & Free Printables!

Free Wine Printables eclecticallyvintage.com

I'm in an autumn state of mind. That means out with margaritas (I'll miss you!) and in with the vino (hello, old friend).   It's time to snuggle up near a roaring fire, invite friends and family over for an elastic waist band wearing dinner and raise a glass in a toast. Cheers my friends - here are some fun, free wine printables to … [Read more...]

                 

How to Paint Fabric & DIY Nautical Dishtowels

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  Have you ever stumbled across something that can solve all of the world's problems? Well I have. Ok - maybe I exaggerate a tad but this is definitely life changing. Drumroll please ... fabric medium. I know what you're thinking, "Kelly, have you been living under a rock" or "Kelly, you really need to get out … [Read more...]

                 

Make a Watermelon Drink Dispenser and Summer Cocktail

Make a watermelon drink dispenser eclecticallyvintage.com

  Remember when I spoke at the Country Living Fair? I whipped up a tasty little watermelon concoction. It's so easy, so refreshing and so good! And it's even better with it's own spigot! How to Make a Watermelon Drink Dispenser Supplies (the poor guy at the hardware store thought I was nuts but he helped me find everything I … [Read more...]

                 

How to Age Terra Cotta Pots

How to Age Terra Cotta Pots eclecticallyvintage.com

  Moisturizer, eye cream, lotions and potions. While I'm all over a great anti-aging product, I have the opposite opinion about my terra cotta pots.   Forget those perfectly perfect, brand spanking new pots.  Like a man, they get better with age ... this is the George Clooney of pots.   I got the idea from my … [Read more...]

                 

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