We recently bought a jeep and have been four wheeling every weekend this month. I want to buy accessories for it, but I’m being thrifty as usual and making my own. It sure helps out for making the payment too!
Handle Bar Bag
This turned out to look a little frumpier than I wanted it to. Next time I’ll have to use some heavy backing. I do love that I have all of my stuff close and convenient. There’s always extra space for snacks and for my camera too.
This is an adult version of a crayon roll! The tools are a little bit odd shaped, so they don’t roll as well as a crayon roll but it is a great way to save space and keep your tools safe and organized. It’s also convenient to have all of your tools in one spot and can be easily carried to wherever you need them.
Fire Extinguisher Holder
Did you know it cost over $20 for one of these? I made it for much less! I finally finished a great easy-to-follow tutorial for how to make your own. Click here to see the full Roll Bar Fire Extinguisher Holder Tutorial.
This wasn’t the most important thing I wanted to make but it is always great to have a spare blanket and to use a ton of extra fabric. It’s now my son and my dog’s favorite blanket to fight over. I love the patriotic color theme, it’s like a taste of 4th of July every day!
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Remember this skirt? I failed to mention that I burnt the iron-ons when I put them on it last time, so they fell off after the first wash (and the pictures!). Recently I added a piece of another t-shirt I had but didn’t like to wear as a top. I’m all set for any future patriotic holidays now. Or maybe a homecoming in the near future?
For the shorts I made here I decided to paint a little mustache on them. I had to cut out a few stencils until I got one that I liked. I taped it on and dabbed on the fabric paint and let them dry.
I think my sister will love these, she came up with the idea, but she doesn’t get them until her birthday!
The dress that I made a different sister was dressed up with this flower pin. The tutorial and better pictures are here.
Make Your Own Iron Ons
Iron-On Embellished Skirt
T-Shirt Dress Tutorial
I found this wreath on Pinterest and it was from Gluesticks. I had to copy it, and they had a great tutorial with it! I just used plain cardstock and painted the starts once I was finished folding them. Painting them was a great activity for me and the cute little preschooler I watch, it kept her entertained for awhile!
Hello Again! Here’s some yummy chocolate chip pancakes and a free 4th of July printable. I made these to put on cornbread muffins tomorrow for our 4th of July chili cookout in our neighborhood.
Click here for the link to print these for yourself. Once you print them, just glue them together around a toothpick and you can make any food patriotic!
Here’s some of the projects that we did last year. Happy 4th of July everyone!