History in the Making

History in the Making

Category: DIY

DIY Harry Potter Christmas- Ravenclaw Style, Make It Monday

DIY Harry Potter Christmas- Ravenclaw Style, Make It Monday

My office really embraces decorating for the holiday season, and clearly I am just about as gung-ho as it gets. Last year I went with a Whoville/Grinch Who Stole Christmas theme, which was a ton of fun! This year I decided to go with a […]

Make It Monday- Watercolour Painting

Make It Monday- Watercolour Painting

This first weekend, I tried something a little different- I’ve done three different Paint Nites now. I’ve enjoyed all of them and I would recommend it to anyone no matter what your level of experience is. I personally love painting, both in acrylic and watercolour […]

DIY- Salted Cream Scrub (Blogmas 2016)

DIY- Salted Cream Scrub (Blogmas 2016)

Hello all! Today is my final DIY gift post of the 2016 holiday season, a salted cream scrub. This is a wonderful gift that you can throw together a few hours before you need to give it, and takes literally no skills whatsoever. I enjoy […]

DIY/ Recipe Trial: Chocolate Bark

DIY/ Recipe Trial: Chocolate Bark

While my fudge DIY turned out really well- all of it was gone by the end of the day at work- I know that not everyone loves fudge. I personally can eat a little bit of it, but a little bit goes a long way. […]

DIY: Making Your Own Christmas Sweater, Style Saturday

DIY: Making Your Own Christmas Sweater, Style Saturday

I think that we are now at the point in time where we can drop the Ugly in “Ugly Christmas Sweater” and embrace the awesome that they are! Now more than ever the world needs some good ju-ju and cheer, and holiday sweaters are just […]

DIY and Trial- Chocolate Fudge

DIY and Trial- Chocolate Fudge

In my quest for simple and inexpensive DIY gifts, I have come across probably hundreds of projects at this point. Some are not so simple, some are not so inexpensive, and some are just impractical or pointless for the people that would be receiving them. […]

DIY- Watercolour Quotes

DIY- Watercolour Quotes

This is the first of my DIY posts for Christmas gifts! These will all be fairly simply DIYs; nothing that requires any elaborate or difficult to obtain supplies, and nothing that requires any in-depth skill or experience. We’ve all seen those Pinterest DIY posts that […]

Style Saturday- 5 December 2015 (Blogmas #3)

Style Saturday- 5 December 2015 (Blogmas #3)

Holidays have a style all of their own, and this week is a celebration of all holiday clothes! It’s not a stretch to think that it was tough for me to make cuts….

DIY- Dublin Letterblock

DIY- Dublin Letterblock

This is my first DIY project for the blog (and me)! I decided to go with something I am familiar with- acrylic paint! Dublin is an amazing city, and I was lucky enough to live there for a year. I decided to make a little […]

DIY Suggestions?

DIY Suggestions?

I enjoy DIY projects and crafts, like any other female twenty-something. I used to scrapbook quite seriously, until I realised just how much money it was costing me and that it gets rather sad to be scrapbooking trips from two and three years ago because […]