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Burlap "HOME" frames

Have you seen these cute little frames at Dollar Tree? I feel in love with them and bought 2 brown and 2 red.. having no idea what to do with them. I've had this plate holder hanging by our door for a few months, and as you can see, we use it as a key holder. Well, I have been bitten by the burlap bug... and as soon as I put the 2 together, this was born.

Supplies
4 frames $4
craft paint- on hand
stencils-$1
burlap-on hand
scissors-on hand

This is one of the easiest.. err laziest crafts I've ever done, lol. I took the piece of paper out of the frame and chucked it. Then cut the burlap to fit the frame, leaving an inch all the way around.
then I used these stencils, and black craft paint.
Once dry I put the burlap centered in the frames, turned them over, closed the little prongs, then cut the excess burlap off around the edges. No glue, No staples.. nothing. SHHH... don't tell! Easy.. Easy.. err.. Lazy. Which ever you prefer :)


Comments

  1. Great job Brandi! I need to make a trip to the dollar store soon to see what goodies I can find. :)

    *hugs*
    Debbie

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  2. pretty cool! I fell in love with your header too;)
    now following!
    Flory

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  3. Stopping by from Trendy Treehouse's Follow Me Friday to say Hi! I am already a follower! Great blog! Love burlap!

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  4. Hey! Stopping by from The Girl Creative's New Friend Friday! :D Nice to meet you! What a wonderful blog you have, and I LOVE this idea with the berlap! :D

    Kylee @ http://lifeofaproudyoungmommy.blogspot.com

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  5. SO cute! I have just recently starting trying a few crafty things with burlap! I love it, except how messy it is:)

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  6. That is SO neat! I LOVE it.

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  7. Cute!! I just did "Home" plates!

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How to Make Buttermilk From Regular Milk

Frugal Tip Tuesday is a weekly
series here at Frugal Farmhouse.
I want to share easy tips and tricks
to help you along your frugal journey.




How many times have you started making something only to realize that little container of buttermilk you bought 6 months ago is expired. Has it really been in there that long?

Here is a quick way to make buttermilk out of regular milk.

Ingredients:

-Milk (just under 1 cup)
-1 Tablespoon White Vinegar or Lemon Juice

Put the vinegar (or lemon juice) in the bottom of a liquid measuring cup. Then fill it up to the 1 cup line with milk.

Let it stand about 5 minutes. Then you have Buttermilk! It gets kinda chunky, this is normal. Now you can use it in any recipe just as you would buttermilk.