Top 10 Projects of 2014

Wow! 2014 has been a great year, but boy am I ready for 2015! Lets take a look back at the top projects of 2014 on 3Peppers. The top 10 projects were picked by number of page views. 1. Paper Roses Tutorial & Cutter File 2. Hanging Kitchen Herb Garden 3. Backyard Mosaic Firepit 4. […]

3D Embroidered Name Wall Art

I love wall art with depth. This piece is something I’m trying out for my office. It will be one of a few different pieces in the cluster, but I haven’t figured out the rest yet. I also wanted to try out a new technique – sewing over a raised bit of hot glue to […]

Lemon Rosemary Olive Oil Soap and Scrub Gifts

I love making people gifts that are homemade, they are even cooler when they are homegrown too! For Mother’s Day this year I made Lemon Rosemary Olive Oil Soap and Scrub Gifts using lemons and rosemary from my own back yard. This year I needed to send out 5 of these gifts, so these proportions […]

Metallic Plaster-Dipped Flower Frame

Plaster-dipped flowers, painted silver and added to an old frame creates a beautiful gift for any occasion. Last week I shared with you how to dip fake flowers in plaster, here’s the first project I came up with for my hardened flowers. In the tutorial I try and give some tips and tricks to dipping […]

Hand-Dipped Plaster Flowers – The Basics

Dipping fake flowers in plaster can create detailed, hard flowers that are fun to paint and use in ways you can’t with soft fabric flowers. When my cousin was in town for the wedding she showed me a few pins with plaster dipped flowers, I was so inspired, I thought I’d give it a try. […]

DIY Showoff – Oversized LED 3D Wedding Sign

I recently had to take a few months off blogging. It wasn’t for any bad reasons, but between running my own business and planning a wedding I got a little overwhelmed. But now, the wedding is over (It was awesome!) and I’m ready to get back to the blog… I REALLY REALLY missed it! So, […]

DIY Showoff – Rhinestone Christmas Star Ornaments

These Beautiful Gold and Rhinestone Christmas Star Ornaments are the “theme” to my holiday season this year. Not only are these ornaments on our tree, but we are also giving them as gifts, and they made a beautiful background to our Christmas cards this year. These were very simple to make, but you need to […]

CD Insert Tile Coasters

CD insert tile coasters are a great use for those old CD inserts, that are such cool art! I love mp3s, but I really do miss all the art that used to be intertwined with the music. We collect records, and record art is awesome, but I do miss the CD inserts, with multiple pages, […]

Beaded Tube Ribbon Bracelet Tutorial

This beading technique for the beaded tube ribbon bracelet tutorial is a weaving technique I’ve been playing with for years. It’s really simple, but it looks really advanced once it’s done. You can use any size seed bead that you would like, and the more beads around the initial circle, the larger the tube will […]