Thursday, February 9, 2012

DIY: Heart Banner

I think Thursdays are my favorite day of the week. There is always so much to look forward to!

Today I'm going to share with you a super easy project that I just finished. Of course it took me way longer than it should have because I always procrastinate with my DIY projects.

Here was my inspiration that I found on Pinterest:


So since I didn't have that super cute heart cut-out, I just traced one of my own, thus making the project take a long longer than it should have.

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Please excuse my blurry photos. Not sure what was goin' on with me that night...

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My good friend Rob likes to call himself the "architect" of this project since he gave me the glue stick that I used, and also cut out a good amount of the hearts. This project is pretty self-explanatory, so I don't think I have to give you detailed steps on how to do it.

Here's the finished product, hanging in front of my bedroom door.

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Anonymous said...

Looove this! I might try one!! xoxoMom

Caitie said...

OH MY GOSH! Love this!!! I wanna do it right now! hehe, Idn if my bf would approve a string of colorful hearts though... maybe if they were only up til v-day... but knowing me I'd want them up 24-7!


Lisa {A Piece of Lisa} said...

That's so cute! Perfect for Valentine's day!

C a m i l l e said...

Love this banner!! I wanted to let you know I awarded you with The Versatile Blogger award! It was my first time giving out an award, and I spent a TON of time this week reading blogs and picking the most versatile, deserving bloggers I found. Here's it is : . I enjoy your blog! Have a great day! -Camille {Garden Gnome Arts}

bonbon said...

LOVE this project! It is so adorable! Such a good idea to use the paint swaps from the paint store. And I am SO glad that I foudn yoru blog because I have been looking for mustard yellow tights for what seems like centureis and now you have finally told me where I can find them! THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!


chantilly said...

so cute! i love that you can use paint chips- you don't even have to buy materials. brilliance.

lilly said...

such a great/FREE idea! Love it! Now planning a trip to the hardware store :)

Shannon :: The Scribble Pad said...

Emily, this is incredible! Love your hearts. You have mad scissor skills.

Blytheponytailparades said...

I love using paint samples for projects! SO cheap! I love this :)

melanie said...

that is the cutesttt idea! love it!

Anonymous said...

That heart bunting is amazing, I'm so going to try this! I've been reading through your blog for a while now and I have to say I'm totally jealous of your hair so I just thought I'd let you know ;)


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