DIY Potpourri from Your Garden

Have you ever made potpourri from your garden? If you are growing flowers and herbs you might want to try this age-old craft. After all, it’s so easy to make and can be adapted to all kinds of preferences and tastes. The Materials Plants (flowers, herbs, seed heads, pine cones, citrus peels… see more below) Fixative (cellulose fiber,… [Read More]

Super Simple Layered Potpourri Jars

This layered potpourri in a mason jar is a fun craft to make with your friends and/or kids. It’s super easy and makes a great gift too.  Layered Potpourri in a Mason Jar The following directions are just as a guideline. You can change it up anyway you’d like.  Materials 1 quart sized jar with… [Read More]

Easy Fall Wreath with Potpourri

Maybe you are like me and are tired of your fall wreath from last year. So when I was in Michael’s Craft store buying some candles, I notice the large bags of decorative potpourri-you know, the ones that have all the unusual botanicals and are color coordinated. Easy Fall Wreath I knew that I wanted… [Read More]

Handmade Holiday Gifts

This is the time of year when I start thinking about what I can make to give out to just about everyone during the holidays. Family, friends, co-workers, hair dressers, house cleaners, mailmen and so on. Last year I made simmering potpourri bags which were very pretty and not difficult to make. I’ve posted the… [Read More]