{Video} Pumpkin Carving 101

Pumpkin Carving 101 - video made for @Homesdotcom on SewWoodsy.com

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Homes.com One of Jon's favorite things to do during the month of October is carve pumpkins. He could spend all weekend carving endless amounts of pumpkins. I think its therapeutic for him... We partnered up with Homes.com and created a video on how to carve halloween pumpkins with power tools! Whether your an expert carver or a novice, we hit all the bases in our video. We also share a few other tips for those who might not own power tools or who are … [Read more...]

{Video} Halloween Fence for Front Yard

Halloween Fence for Front Yard #Video made for @Homesdotcom on SewWoodsy.com

This is a sponsored post by Homes.com  A few years ago we shared in a picture tutorial how to create spooky fences for halloween. Today, we've partnered up with Homes.com to share a video tutorial on just how easy it is to create the fence! Supplies: Wood Pallets Crow Bar Hammer Safety Protection Square (Ruler) RIDGID Miter Saw RYOBI AirStrike Brad Nailer Jon and I both love using the cordless AirStrike Brad Nailer. We can whip up projects in no time without … [Read more...]

Apothecary Vinyl Labels

apothecary vinyl labels made using the @Cricut from SewWoodsy.com #halloween #craft #diy

Today, I'm sharing with you a super easy to create Halloween project that anyone can make (as long as you have a Cricut)!  Cricut recently released a few new Halloween cartridges. I was so happy to see that the Monster Bash cartridge finally had apothecary vinyl labels in a cartridge. As soon as they released it I went to my local craft store and picked up a few glass jars. And because I love working with Cricut they have an amazing opportunity for our readers... Buy One, Get One free … [Read more...]

DIY Lego Costumes

DIY Lego Costumes from SewWoodsy.com

Last year, after returning home from Europe the precious was on to figure out what we were going to dress up as for our friends annual Halloween party. I created a list of 25 DIY Couples Costumes for Halloween and shared it with Jon. We narrowed it down and that's when he decided we were gonna create DIY Lego Costumes. Jon knew if we were gonna do this we were gonna do it right. We scoured the internet and never found a complete tutorial nor could we find real life measurements. So Jon got to … [Read more...]

DIY Wedding Monogram Sign

DIY Wedding Monogram Sign from SewWoodsy.com #cricut #wedding #DIY #craft

Two  month's ago we attended the wedding of our good friend from high school. The day of his wedding we decided to make them a DIY Wedding Monogram Sign. I know, we are crazy like that. Nothing like last minute. We also happened to film not 1 but 2 videos that morning for our new Auto DIY series.  By using all materials we had laying around the house we created this sign for free (minus the hours of time we spent on this). Tons of our favorite products lumped into one … [Read more...]

{Video} How to Caulk Your Home

How to Caulk via SewWoodsy.com

This is a sponsored post brought to you by Homes.com. If your a home owner, you know that caulking your home is key. I can remember when we first moved into our home, after we painted all 1,700 square feet, replaced the bedroom floors with hardwood bamboo floors, and new baseboards we went on a caulking fest! Us plus a few friends all grabbed the caulking guns, and began sealing every nook and cranny we could find. Caulking prevents leaks and mildew buildup. Brittle or crumbly caulking can … [Read more...]

How to Build a Timber Garden Border + Vegetable Garden Tips

How to Build a Timber Garden Border + Vegetable Garden Tips from SewWoodsy.com #MiracleGroProject #DIY #Gardening

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Miracle-Gro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. We love to garden! Some wonder how we find the time since we are so busy. With a few tips and tricks gardening can be done with little-to-no work! Promise! I think the ultimate thing you need to do is figure out what inspires you in the garden. Gardening does not have to be complicated if you have fun garden projects! Another thing to keep in mind is the dreaded word "weeds". If … [Read more...]

Instagram Gift Tags

Instagram Gift Tags by SewWoodsy.com #Christmas #Instagram #DIY

Christmas is right around the corner... as in T-minus 3 days! I just finished up the last of my shopping this morning and tackled wrapping the last of my presents. I had this idea last year to turn Instagram photos into gift tags but I had ran out of time and energy. So, I decided to tackle the idea this year! With just a few DIY steps you can transform instagram photos into personalized gift tags! So let's take a look how I made my Instagram Gift Tags. Supplies: Patterned Scrapbook … [Read more...]

{How To} Make Your Own Ladder Golf Game

Today, I'm participating in the Ready 4 Summer blog party hosted by Maggie from Midwestern Girl DIY and Kristin from Simply Klassic Home. I'm sharing a super easy game to make and enjoy with family friends whether your at home in your back yard or at the beach. Mr. Woodsy built this game some 5+ years ago for our engagement party which took place in the middle of June. We had a bbq lunch (our mothers cooked all the food for 50+ guests bless their hearts), a frozen margarita machine … [Read more...]

Cutting Vinyl with a Cricut {Mini Tutorial}

We posted a few weeks back about making your own Bean Bag Toss. We also mentioned that we were going to give the Bean Bag Toss we made to friends of ours as a gift. We wanted to customize the toss, so we decided to add some vinyl. Our friends just built a game room/bar next to their home *which is on acres of land out in the middle of no where. They have dubbed their new game room/bar as "The Joint in the Woods". We figured it would be most appropriate to add "The Joint in the Woods" to the … [Read more...]