Framed polka dot dry-erase board

Turn a thrifted frame to a cute dry-erase board in less than 30 minutes! via @lollyjaneblog

It’s the 10th, yippee! We’ve been looking forward to another fabulously themed roundup from 9 other bloggers who are making POLKA DOTS look good for this months theme! Who doesn’t love polka dots, right? So fun, playful and classic. Each month we love seeing how each blogger takes the theme and runs with it… and this […]

Free childrens art prints

Printable childrens art. FREE 8x10 prints via

Spring is in the air and pregnant moms are everywhere! LOL I had a spring baby 2 years ago and this weekend we had THREE baby showers to attend, wowzas! If you’re looking for a simple baby shower gift, we’ve gotcha covered with 2 playful styles of free childrens art prints! I am so glad […]

Bushel & A Peck Valentine’s Sign

DIY A bushel and a peck sign, perfect for Valentine's Day or year round decor! |

Yesterday we shared some tasty Valentine’s Day treats so today is a VDay craft!  We just love the song lyrics “I love you a bushel and a peck and a hug around the neck!”  We made one for our sister for Christmas and our IG friends LOVED it!  Since the one we made over the […]

“You make me happy when skies are gray” free printable

You make me happy when skies are gray FREE printable!!

We are sign junkies.  If we see a cute quote, we usually whip it up onto an old piece of wood and throw it on a shelf around the house (tutorial here) .  This sign was made at one of our craft nights and since not everyone has access to a vinyl cutter, we thought we’d share […]

nursery animal wall art

DIY nursery animal wall art

Earlier this week we showed you some foxy pallet art for my cousin’s baby shower.  I thought I’d share my good friend’s nursery animal wall art that I made specifically for her baby shower…also her baby gift for her sweet son!  I love how this quick art turned out.  Animal silhouettes painted on wood plaques, […]

coral tween girl bedroom

coral polka dot tween room lollyjane

I’ve been designing my 9 year old daughter’s bedroom in my head since we moved in last year.  I knew I wanted it to be fun and eclectic yet mature enough for a 9 1/2 year old going on 12!  What we ended up with was a coral tween girl bedroom that I’m in love with! […]

childrens art display

childrens art display playroom

After painting my ombre wall, I was inspired to start working on my back room.  It’s been neglected since it was originally an add-on to the house so we’ve been trying to make it flow better.  I was browsing Pinterest, mother of all crafts, when I came across this cute craft by my fave crafty […]

Cloud Pillow Tutorial


So happy to introduce you to Sierra if you haven’t met her before in blogland.  We recently became aquainted to her blog and fell in love with her simplicity.  Today she’s showing off her adorable Cloud Pillow Tutorial, yay! * * * Hello lovely Lolly Jane readers, I’m Sierra from the Blue Robin Cottage!  At the […]

Paint Your Own Room Tools by Olympic Paint

I love decorating my kid’s bedrooms.  It’s so fun to pick things out according to their personalities.  I showed you my 3 year old’s eclectic toddler bedroom.  And a sneak peek of my son’s shared striped bedroom.  Now for the (wanna-be) pre-teen, my dramatic, bubbly, silly 9 year old daughter.  She picked her bed and desk colors. […]

Furniture makeover: children’s table & chair set

Lolly Jane table and chair set DIY (1)

I love love love me a good garage sale!  Our older sis Sandee is the Q U E E N of garage sales… she is the type to not only find a designer piece of furniture/clothing/home decor/etc. at an already low price, but will talk the owner down to pennies and walk away with something the rest […]

Thermal football curtains DIY

Football curtains football drapes by Lolly Jane

Thank you SO much for your sweet comments, advice and very appreciated input on the dilemma with my upcoming labor & delivery.  We are so grateful to have such absolutely amazing readers and just ♥ you gals! _____________________________________ So you remember my little guy’s football themed nursery?  He will soon be transitioning to a toddler bed {whaa! time […]

Distressed crib using candle wax


Best Christmas present to date? A handmade crib from my sweet father-in-law :) Inspired from The Land of Nod’s chocolate Meadowbrook crib, he modified the design a smidge and added his personal touch, European style. {He was born & raised in Holland and the crib has a Dutch feel to it… which is appropriate since […]

Toddler Bedroom Makeover Reveal

little girl bedroom makeover

I’m done with the bedroom, hurrah!  Here is my Toddler Bedroom Makeover Reveal!  I’m happy to say I met my Friday deadline…I started Tuesday at noon and finished Thursday at 4pm.  Best part?  Total cost was less than $30!  Love that. My favorite accessory in this very small space is the printable I created for […]

Toddler Bedroom Makeover Part 1

toddler bedroom makeover (1)

Do you ever start a project without planning it…like you’re in the middle of doing something else totally unrelated and suddenly find yourself hanging beadboard wallpaper in your 2 year old’s bedroom?  Introducing the start of my Toddler Bedroom Makeover Part 1! Then run out of wallpaper so start painting with a leftover can of oops […]

boys bedroom decor number sign

boys bedroom decor athletic sign (2)

Numbers are SO popular right now in BlogLand and we just ♥ this look.  This little boy’s magic number is 15 and it is just PERFET for his baseball theme’d room.  Love this boys bedroom decor number sign.    Here is how you can make your own athlete’s number sign:  Whitewashed a piece of crappy plywood in gray’s Cut it […]



I made this Create vinyl a couple years ago for my studio but my sis just put it in her playroom.  Clever! Seeing Stacie’s idea reminded me about my version. And this one is pretty stinkin cute too. I love that these moms all appreciate their little one’s art enough to incorporate it into their homes. […]

CREATE: Playroom Art Display

I made this Create vinyl a couple years ago for my studio but my sis just put it in her playroom.  Clever! Hang a couple of curtain rods, pair them with clips on rings (ours are from Target) and you have an instant art gallery featuring your very own little artists!

Jungle Nursery


I was asked to make a custom design for a jungle themed nursery. I had way too much fun perfecting this 6 foot palm tree for the mama-to-be. The silly monkey made her SMILE…despite her swollen ankles! It matched well with the baby shower gift name plaque I’d already given her.  Can’t wait to meet her […]

Monogram Frame


I made this frame for a friend’s shower today.  Literally took me 16 mins…woulda been faster but I stopped to take pics! ;)  {The doll is from Christine Dallimore, email her for your custom sweetie:!} D*I*Y: Supplies: Picture Frame, any size. Acrylic Paint. Foam Paint Brush. Vinyl Sticker/Stencil. Directions: Step #1: Start with a frame, I recycled mine […]

Religious nursery quote


I am a child of God{Baby’s Name} and He has sent me here{Baby’s Date of Birth} has given me an earthly home{Baby’s city of Birth} with parents kind and dear{Baby’s parent’s Names}