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Amber Packer
Wife to great husband, Mom to two awesome & totally handsome boys. Owner of Amber Packer Designs on Etsy
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Look what I made! That’s right – I made this beautiful water feature. And you can make one, too! DIY Water Fountain Kit only $69! Available for pre-order now and pick up mid-April from The Pot Shop in Sandy and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2016 at Amber Packer
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You know how you get an idea in your mind, but can’t execute it the way you want, so you move on. You know how that idea will kind of linger and surface every now and then? This is one of those projects for me. Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2016 at Amber Packer
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What is more luxurious than a white faux fur tree skirt under a white flocked tree? It looks like a fluffy, white layer of snow! Glam, glam, glam! Growing up, my grandparents had a luscious white flocked tree. It was... Continue reading
Posted Nov 30, 2015 at Amber Packer
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Before the weather turned cold, I removed the vinyl numbers and painted my front door this gorgeous gray color. Love it! But, my door is plain now. I needed some décor. And, something new! I saw a gorgeous black feather... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Amber Packer
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How to restore an old lamp whether it's a family heirloom or thrift store find. Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2015 at Amber Packer
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One thing that has surprised me about the Fairy Gardens is how my pre-teen and teen boys love them. Seriously! They have both had to make their own and we have plans for a basketball hoop because every boy fairy... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2015 at Amber Packer
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Who knew? When I was asked to teach fairy garden classes at the Pot Shop in Sandy, UT, we thought one class a month for 4 months would be plenty. We ended up adding an additional class each night as... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2015 at Amber Packer
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No more boring lockers! Seriously. It’s more than just posters and post-it notes like I did. Maybe a few stickers. It’s about glamming up your locker. When I was asked by ABC4 Good4Utah to come up with some ideas, I... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2015 at Amber Packer
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I have been searching high and low for an outdoor rug that I both loved and could afford. While there are many beautiful options, they aren’t exactly what I wanted. The problem was I wasn’t sure what I wanted! ;)... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2015 at Amber Packer
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Do It Yourself Patio Lights for under $100! Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2015 at Amber Packer
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Thank you for all who made my Etsy shop a “favorite” … Amber Packer Designs on Etsy! I printed up all who had “favorited” (is that a word?) the shop and chose a winner the old fashioned way: picking the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2015 at Amber Packer
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In keeping with my goal of starting to blog, I thought it would be fun to share the projects we have completed in our home in the last 3 years. Starting with part 2 of this post. I only posted... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2015 at Amber Packer
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Let’s face it… everyone is busy. In fact, it seems like time is moving faster. I guess that means that I’m getting older, right!? There is so much we want to do and most of our time is spent doing... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2015 at Amber Packer
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What to do with broken pots? Make a fairy garden, of course! Take a fairy garden class with me at The Pot Shop in Sandy, UT. Check out my blog (www.amberpacker.com) for more information. I hope to see you there! Great Mother's Day gift! Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2015 at Amber Packer
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Sometimes the simplest projects are the most fun. I created these bowls for the My Mind’s Eye Winter CHA catalog booth, using the new On Trend collection by the fabulous Jen Nugent. They are so much fun to make and are quick. They will make an impact on your party... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2015 at patterns
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Sometimes the simplest projects are the most fun. I created these bowls for the My Mind’s Eye Winter CHA catalog booth, using the new On Trend collection by the fabulous Jen Nugent. They are so much fun to make and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2015 at Amber Packer
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Thank you for your sweet comments! The winner of the airplane mobile is our first commenter: Bethann Matousek! Love this so much would love to have it for my new grandson. His Dad is a pilot in the Air Force... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2015 at Amber Packer
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Love, love, love this project! We don’t have a baby in the house anymore. Riley loved putting the paper on the cutting mat and helping me peel the airplane shapes after they were cut with the Silhouette. Riley really wants... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2015 at Amber Packer
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The winner of the Valentine Catcher from my Good Things Utah segment on February 4, 2015 is: Marlie! Marlie, please send an email to bloominmemories@yahoo.com and I will arrange getting your prize to you! Thank you for taking the time... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2015 at Amber Packer
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Paper Heart Banner Decor. Bump your favorite paper heart banner to the next level. Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2015 at Amber Packer
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On Good Things Utah today I demonstrated one of my favorite projects I created for our catalog shoot. I love this project because it’s elegantly simple. It also uses the GORGEOUS Fancy That line. Know anyone who has a wedding... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2015 at Amber Packer
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When you put so much effort into decorating your house, how can you add “regular” pumpkins in your home décor? Especially when you can create designer pumpkins so easily! Not that there is anything wrong with “regular” pumpkins. *wink* Hazel... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2014 at Amber Packer
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Looking for a great deal heading into the biggest crafting season of the year!? Check this out: To bring you a large variety of quality crafting supplies, we have joined forces with: Hazel & Ruby Teresa Collins Fancy Pants Designs... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2014 at Amber Packer
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Can you feel it? That hint of fall in the air? It’s expected to be over 90 degrees today and it certainly doesn’t feel like fall as I feel the air conditioning blow against my legs. But, as I look... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2014 at Amber Packer
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This is one of my favorite projects! I think I’m always saying that. I guess it’s a sign that I love what I get to do. Obviously, this version of the project isn’t going to go in one of my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2014 at Amber Packer