Tuesday, November 1, 2011

E.A.T. for the Kitchen (DIY Project)

I have a spot on my wall between the dining area and my kitchen that I just didn't know what to put there.

I didn't want a picture and I didn't want any type of shelf. I already feel like my counters are crowded. But it is so plain and boring.

 Then I saw this...

Perfect!!! I could just go to my local craft store and pick up some supplies for my DIY project.

I bought the letters at Michael's. The letters were $3.50 each but I had enough coupons for 40% off each one. The paint was on sale for 50 cents and the brush was on sale for 13 cents and the varnish was $6.50 but I used a coupon for 50% off. Total price for this project $17.60 (before tax). What I paid for with coupons $8.08 (before tax).

I just love how it turned out.


  1. That's such a cute idea! It looks great!

    new follower here via the blog hop

  2. Stopping by from the Tuesday Hop to say hello.
    Have a great day!

  3. Hi! I', a new follower from the Totally Tuesday Hop. :-)

    GREAT project!!! I would have never thought to do this! Now I want to! I love it!

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  4. New follower here from WEds hop

    Like your EAT sign!!


    come on over!

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  6. Love the letters! This is such a cute idea. You have a beautiful blog. I am your newest follower from the Welcome Wednesday Hop! Please follow back if you get a chance http://aspiringnewmoms.blogspot.com

  7. love the idea of word art in the kitchen (or all over the house, for that matter)

  8. Love it!!

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