DIY Painted Pumpkins - Craft paint and a Q-tip!

“All The Pumpkin Things” | DIY Housewives Vol. 17

This time of the year, I’m like “Gimme all the pumpkin things!” Today, I actually have a dozen pumpkin things to share! The first Wednesday of the month is here and the other DIY Housewives and I have rounded up some of our tried and true DIY’s all centered around the beloved pumpkin! We’ve got crafts, decor, recipes and more from posts we’ve shared in the past and since October has arrived, let’s bring all of these pumpkin posts back to life!

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Adding a feather to your floral centerpiece instantly updates it for fall! | How to create a warm and welcoming fall tablescape | This is our Bliss |

12 Simple Fall Decor Ideas | DIY Housewives Vol. 16

Now that Labor Day weekend has unofficially closed the Summer season, the weather here in Chicagoland has followed suit.  The temperature has dropped significantly…I’m talking 55 degrees in the morning and have me craving all things Fall even more! I have yet to grab my first PSL of the season, but I am ready to start fall-ifying the house, like NOW! Today is another edition of the DIY Housewives Series and this month we are rounding up our Simple Fall Decor Ideas from past posts in hopes to ignite that Fall flame in you, too! Continue reading

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12 Summer Picnic Ideas & Inspiration | DIY Housewives Vol. 14

Hellllo! I am so super stoked to be joining you today in the company of 11 other wonderfully inspiring bloggers for the June Edition of the DIY Housewives Series! I’ll be hanging out with these ladies on the first Wednesday of each month and today we are sharing our favorite Summer Picnic Ideas by directing you to some of our oldie-but-goodie related posts! Continue reading