Pretty Things Link Party {27} and Features!

Hello friends!
We had a blast this weekend watching so 
many friends and family wish our daughter
and her hubby well as they exchanged vows
yesterday in our backyard.
More on that this week, as you can imagine
I have a ton of photos to go through!
I hope your weekend has been wonderful,
and I am so excited to share this weeks
fantastic party features with you.
Don’t forget to follow via bloglovin’
if you are not already:
Follow twelve-O-eight
If you are interested in guest posting here at 
twelveOeight please email me 
directly with a link to your blog and a short bio.
Email to: t.runkle1@gmail.com
 
     
Ok, onto the par-tay features!!
 
 
 
 
 
Homemade Funfetti Soft Pretzels

Pretty Things Link Party {26} And Party Features

Hey, hey, hey friends!!
I hope your weekend has been wonderful,
and I am so excited to share this weeks
fantastic party features with you.
Before we start the party I would love for
you to help me welcome two fabulous
creative ladies to the twelveOeight team!
Please welcome Krista and Amy
as contributors to twelveOeight…
If you are interested in guest posting here at 
twelveOeight please email me 
directly with a link to your blog and a short bio.
Email to: t.runkle1@gmail.com
 
     
You are not required to follow twelveOeight in order
to link up but I would LOVE it if you did 🙂

Ok, onto the par-tay features!!
Sweet Pickins gun cabinet transformation
Dreamy Lemon Cake #lemoncake
Coral Chalk Paint Table @ DaisyMaeBelle
 
 
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Pretty Things Link Party {25} And An Announcement!!

Happy Father’s Day!
I hope you are having an amazing weekend,
welcome to the 25th Pretty Things Link Party!!

Click here to see the features if you 
missed them…

Onto the link party…

If you are new here, I am so glad you are joining
our soiree, we have fun every Sunday thru Friday 
together and link up pretty & yummy things we
have made that we would like to brag about.
A weekly link party is a great way to bring new
followers and traffic back to your blog.
You are not required to follow twelveOeight in 
order to share you link, but I sure would love it
if you did 🙂
       

Onto my announcement…
I could not be more excited to help my 
friends (YOU) grow your own blogs and 
share your talent.  That is why I have LOVED
having the Pretty Things Link Party 
with you every week.  
But guess what…It just got BETTER!
That’s right, the amazing and talented ladies 
&
and (me) twelveOeight
are going to be rocking our party TOGETHER
every week starting July 7th!!!

What that means for you is joining one party
and getting exposure at all three of our
blogs once you hit the submit button.
Pretty fabulous right?
So coming back every week and partying
with me just got that much better.
{hugs}
I {heart} you and so appreciate your 
support so much.  Just thought you should know.
~features~
I will be sharing  
19 Summer Craft & Recipe Features
 tomorrow that are the features 
for this week.  So let’s do this thing,
and make sure you come back tomorrow
to see if you were featured !


Pretty Things #23 And Party Features

Hi everyone! 
I thought it would be fun to start
on Sunday and spice things up a bit 🙂
I hope you are having a 
wonderful weekend,
I am so excited to see what you
have been making this week…
Your projects never cease to amaze me,
and I am continually inspired every
week by YOU!!
 You are not required to follow in 
order to link up, but I would love
to connect with you and make sure
you don’t miss a thrifty thing 🙂

     

_____________________________________
 here are a few of the amazing projects 
that caught my eye:

Jars of Buttons DIY Gift Tags
Kelly from Live Laugh Rowe

DIY mini kitchen island yellow- 19-03
DIY Mini Kitchen Cart
Ingrid from Now At Home Mom

Orchard Girls-Vintage Crate

Vintage Numbered Crate
Kayla from The Orchard Girls

Bread Box Makeover Before-After Tutorial / Miss Mustard Seed Milk Paint
Bread Box Makeover with Milk Paint
Nancy from Artsy Chicks Rule

 
Almond Pound Cake Trifle
Jamie from Domestically Speaking 


DIY Tiered Kitchen Basket
Megin from VMG206

Decked out for Summer at thehappyhousie 2
 Bright & Modern Deck Decor
Krista from The Happy Housie

 
Beachy Bench
Cindy from Cottage Instincts 

Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins
 Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins
Christine from The DIY Dreamer

Spiced Pear Jam
Spiced Pear Jam
Katie from Fun Home Things

let’s party!

Pretty Things Link Party & Features {22}

Happy Monday everyone!! 
And Happy Memorial Day to you as well,
thank you so much to all of our service men 
and women for your service.
I hope you had a FABULOUS weekend, and your week
is off to a great start.
Mine is, it’s my favorite day of the week
because I get to party with you 🙂
I would love for you grab a button from the sidebar
and show off your Monday night party pride
on your blog…and you are not required to but isn’t 
it more fun to stay connected? Click on the 
icons to the right to make sure you are following 
twelveOeight and not missing 
a single thrifty thing!
Here is what we have been up to around 
the twelveOeight casa…
Our home tour was featured {squeal} at
Debbiedoo’s this week!! You can read more here…
Modern Country style home tour

Finished a Chalk Paint Kitchen Table Makeover

and we made some of my favorite
 Shrimp Coleslaw Salad 
Are you ready to show off your fabulous talent
this week and see some AMAZING 
projects?
The rules are simple, if you made it, and it’s about 
or related to feathering your nest, then link up baby 🙂

Our linky party is right after this week’s features!
Thank you so much for joining me 🙂
 
~Party Features from last week~

1. Early Summer Burlap Wreath by Just Us Four
2. Striped Chalk Paint Chair by The Happy Housie
3. Mason Jar Storage by Upcycled Treasures
4. Upcycled Leather Jewelry by Dimples And Pigtales
5. Kate Spade Inspired Chair Makeover by Fresh Idea Studio
6. Playroom to Man Cave by Better With Age
7. Industrial Look Side Table by Design Dreams by Anne
8. Pallet Coffee Table by Our Pinteresting Family
9. Whale Cupcake Toppers by Ashley’s Dandelion Wishes
10. The Baked Brownie by The First Year Blog

Party Features & The Pretty Things Link Party {21}

Happy Monday everyone!! 
I hope you had a FABULOUS weekend, and your week
is off to a great start.
Mine is, it’s my favorite day of the week
because I get to party with you 🙂
I would love for you grab a button from the sidebar
and show off your Monday night party pride
on your blog…and you are not required to but isn’t 
it more fun to stay connected? Click on the 
icons to the right to make sure you are following 
twelveOeight and not missing 
a single thrifty thing!
Are you ready to show off your fabulous talent
this week and see some AMAZING 
projects?
The rules are simple, if you made it, and it’s about 
or related to feathering your nest, then link up baby 🙂

Our linky party is right after this week’s features!
Thank you so much for joining me 🙂
This week at twelveOeight we made:
    
 
Turned a thrift store find into a pretty 
 
And made some
to get our skin ready for warm weather
here are some of the links that 
caught my eye this week:  

 
 
 Megan from Our Pinteresting Family made this darling 
Christine from Little Brags gives us a peak at her
 
 Jamie from Better With Age shows how to
final planter
Meg from Lip Gloss and Lumber made this super cute
Kathy from Life On Lakeshore Drive shared a great redo
Chevron & Chalk Paint Bench Makeover

 
 Elisha at Pneumatic Addict made this gorgeous
 Patti at Old Things New did her own (fantastic!)
 Laura at The Turquoise Home shows us 
Retro Desk Makeover with Chalk Paint-beforeafter
Nancy at Arsty Chicks Rule gave a $5 desk a fab makeover
Mod Podge Shoes {Thrift Store Finds} with ALittleClaireification.com #Crafts #ModPodge @ALittleClaire
Claire from A Little Clarification made these super cute
Mod Podge Shoes

Fels Naptha

Robin from Fluster Buster shared a ton of great uses for
Fels Naptha Soap

RaspberryLemonadePie

Lori from Who Needs A Cape shared this yummy recipe
Raspberry Lemonade Pie

Pretty Things Link Party and Features {20}

~Welcome to another Pretty Things Link Party~
If you are new here, welcome!!
I would love for you grab a button from the sidebar
and show off your Monday night party pride
on your blog…
Are you ready to show off your fabulous talent
this week and see some AMAZING 
projects?

Our linky party is right after this week’s features!
Thank you so much for joining me 🙂
onto this week’s party…
Mason-Jar-Succulent-Garden - OPC The Better Half
Mason Jar Succulent Garden by OPC The Better Half

DIY Flower Earrings and Free Printable Cards   DIY Flower Earrings & Printable by Hubby Made Me

Picture
Pretty Painted Hutch by Aurora Patina
Easy To Hang Decorative Plates
How To Hang Decorative Plates from What Meegan Makes
Pantry Sign with White Dry Brushing
DIY Chalk Paint Pantry Sign by Artsy Chicks Rule
 
Tips For Thrifting from This Girl’s Life
Lovely Girl’s Room from Meg V. Cornwell
Turquoise Bedside Table by Old Things New
 
Closet To Butler Pantry by So Much Better With Age
Aging Clothes Pins from Frugal Aint Cheap
DIY Farmhouse Headboard from The Turquoise Home
Aqua Chalkpainted Table close up
Aqua Chalk Painted Table by Restoration Redoux

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Pretty Things Link Party {19} And Features

Hello Friends!
Welcome to the…
Pretty Things Link Party #19
New here? Welcome! 
I am so glad you are joining us

You are not required to follow
twelveOeight to join the party, but I sure would love it
if you did! My links are easy to find on the sidebar
for Facebook, Pinterest, Email, Twitter
 and Instagram to follow 🙂

Don’t forget to grab a button and
show your party love!!

We have some GREAT ideas
for Moms, check them out!
Homemade Gifts Mom’s Love

Below are a few links that caught my eye this week,
after that it’s party time.  
Thank you SO much for supporting
twelveOeight and making our
party fantastic!!
Recycled Wood Sign 
Recycled Wood Sign by Making Home Base 
 
 Vintage Chic Rag Banner by Glamorous Affordable Life
 
Beachy Handmade Sign by Art Is Beauty
 
Vintage Writing Desk by Paisley And Polkadot Threads
 
 
 Beautiful Striped Curtains by House Made Home
monogram a pillow
 Monogram Pillow by House On The Way
Birthday breakfast2
 Simply Sweet Table by Zu Haus At Home
Thumbtack Anchor by Our Pinteresting Family
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Junk In The Garden by Simply Domestic 
 
Anthro Inspired Dip Dyed Gingham by Wunderbar
Salted Caramel Sauce
Salted Caramel Sauce by Just Us Four
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DIY Brown Sugar by Made For Real

Pretty Things Link Party and Features {18}

 Welcome to the Pretty Things {18} Link Party!!
If you are new here, welcome,
I am so glad you are joining us.

As you may have noticed, twelveOeight has a
new look this week, and I absolutely love it!

I am still working on a couple things, and linking the toolbar at the
top which I hope to finish this week.  I cannot thank Kristin at
Yellow Bliss Road enough for all of her help and talent.
If you are not following her already, you will want to,
she is amazing!!

Speaking of following, you are not required to follow
twelveOeight to join the party, but I sure would love it
if you did! My links are easy to find on the sidebar
for Facebook, Pinterest, Email, Twitter
 and Instagram to follow soon 🙂

I would love for you to grab a button from the sidebar to add to
your post or blog, letting everyone know about our fun party!
If you have been featured, there is a feature button too…

 Here are a few of the amazing links from last week, I am so
inspired by your talent, and creativity every week.
You just keep making gorgeous stuff, I am so
excited to see what you made this week!!

The Turquoise Home shared this wonderful
Board & Batten tutorial, a great step by step!

My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia shared her latest
updates to her Master Bath, Gorgeous Shutters!
The Woodgrain Cottage shared this great
DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Side Table, love it…

 
Creating A Life shared some lovely, chippy goodness
you don’t want to miss.  Check them out here.
Too Much Time made more old stuff fabulous, check out this
love it!

These are so cool,
This Girl’s Life linked up this DIY Kitchen EAT sign!

Frugal Ain’t Cheap just saved me from boring kitchen walls, 
check out how to create a thrifty
 Trailer
The DIY Dreamer has me dreaming of a sweet little camper to fix up
and hit the road in, check out some great 

Boxy Colonial has created a great space to stash shoes, and stuff
while still looking great!

 DIY Pallet Frame Making Home Base
Making Home Base knew she could make this fabulous frame for less.
Check out how Chelsea did it…
Decorate Me Diana linked up a great tutorial on painting glass
House Vintage re-purposed this puzzle base into a great chalkboard!
Fabulously Vintage shared how to make a 
so creative!!
Are you ready to link up your fabulous, 
yummy and pretty things?
  • Your family-friendly tips, tutorials and projects are welcome.
  • Please make sure and keep the content fresh each week.
  • If you made it, and it’s home and garden related (decorating, crafts, upcycle, refashion, diy, recipes, cooking…you see where I am going with this:) then link up baby! Please link directly to your post URL, not your main blog URL, and make sure that you only link up awesome stuff that you are making and sharing, no selling, giveaway’s, etc.. exception to this is if you are selling what you link up, it must be in a tutorial post from your blog.
  • By linking up to Pretty Things you are giving me permission to feature you on my blog, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest etc…with no further permission.

Are you ready to show off your awesomeness? Make sure to leave some comment love for your neighbors, those kind words keep all of us blogging, and make us smile 🙂

Pretty Things Link Party {17} And Party Features Are Live!

Hello everyone!
I hope you had a wonderful weekend,
and I am so excited about the week!
First, I had a fabulous time visiting 
your blogs and reading your tutorials.
You are amazing!!
Second, twelveOeight is about to debut
her pretty new design and layout this 
week.  Which includes party and feature
buttons, easy social media links etc…
So if we have any tech issues, hang in 
there, they will be short-lived!
   Ok, enough chit-chat let’s check out what 
you have been making this week.  Last week
Pretty Things grew quite a bit and it was the 
kind of party that you need to recoup from!
  Y’all continue to amaze me with 
your talent…
Here are some of the fantastic posts that
caught my eye:    
 
 Bourne Southern shared how she made this lovely
Check out how Megan made it!

 
 Southern State Of Mind shared this gorgeous 
Heather‘s cost way less than Ballard’s and looks amazing!
 
Thrift Store Headboard | The Wood Grain Cottage
The Wood Grain Cottage shared this beautiful
You would never know Shayna did not order this from Pottery Barn!
This Girl’s Life showed us how to makea
Melissa saved a lot of decorating dollars by making this
fabulous Pottery Barn inspired wall art…
fancy, french, chalk paint, pure white, spray painted handles
Simply Vintageous by Suzan shared this gorgeous before and after
What a gorgeous redo!
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The Blissful Bee revealed her new 
Amy’s blend of colors and textures is perfection, love it!
 Ana White Farmhouse Bench
Red Hen Home shared this beautiful
Korrie did an amazing job on this DIY bench!
Finished-rosette-2 
Living Rich On Less shared a great tutorial on 
Just in time for Spring and Summer, thank you Susan!
 
 Suburble shared these super cute
Tara has a great tutorial on how to make them!
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Sweet Parrish Place gives us a step by step on how to make a 
Nicki did a wonderful job, check it out!
 
Twigg Studios made this amazing 
Isn’t Aimee’s vase incredible?!
 So Much Better With Age shows shares wonderfer
Jamie’s pantry is fabulous!

Vintage Finds shares her beautiful
I want everything in Mallorie’s vignette, so pretty.

Laundry Mud Room Revamp after at thehappyhousie
The Happy Housie shared her pretty
I love the yellow and blue, so happy!
 Orange Cupcakes from Scratch-A Spring Tradition
 What Meegan Makes tempts us with her yummy
Check out Meegan’s recipe, it’s a must-make for sure!
Are you ready to link up your fabulous, 
yummy and pretty things?
  • Your family-friendly tips, tutorials and projects are welcome.
  • Please make sure and keep the content fresh each week.
  • If you made it, and it’s home and garden related (decorating, crafts, upcycle, refashion, diy, recipes, cooking…you see where I am going with this:) then link up baby! Please link directly to your post URL, not your main blog URL, and make sure that you only link up awesome stuff that you are making and sharing, no selling, giveaway’s, etc.. exception to this is if you are selling what you link up, it must be in a tutorial post from your blog.
  • By linking up to Pretty Things you are giving me permission to feature you on my blog, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest etc…with no further permission.

Are you ready to show off your awesomeness? Make sure to leave some comment love for your neighbors, those kind words keep all of us blogging, and make us smile 🙂