Lifestyle Club Blog

Check out our latest videos and articles for all your Home Decor, Outdoor Living, and DIY needs!

| December 3, 2019

Need a special centerpiece or decoration for your mantel? We have the cutest project just for you!

| December 3, 2019

Our 2019 Store tour with Julie Siomacco!

| November 27, 2019

Watch as we add picks and an elf character to our lighted gift box to create a custom Christmas decoration in just a few minutes! Find all the supplies needed for this project and more at any of our four Carolina Pottery locations in the southeast!

| November 27, 2019

Watch as we create a snowman - shaped wreath decoration with three different sized greenery wreaths! Re-decorate this after Christmas for a winter decoration as well! Find everything you need for this project and more at any of our four Carolina Pottery locations in the South East!

| November 7, 2019

Learn how to add extra touches to a pre-made wreath found in our stores to make a gorgeous personalized Christmas wreath to hang up this season!

| January 9, 2019

In this tutorial we'll show you a how to make a Tic-Tac-Toe board and game pieces. All you need is a canvas, paints, paintbrushes, and some river rocks. This fun craft will be something your kids can enjoy all summer long!

| December 5, 2018

In this tutorial we'll show you the secret behind a Carolina Pottery Christmas tree! We'll walk you through our method of how to decorate your Christmas tree in a BIG way! We'll use ornaments of all sizes and show you how to know where to put all your ornaments, no matter how big or small they are!

| December 5, 2018

In this tutorial we'll show you how to add a big beautiful tree topper the Carolina Pottery way! Add a big bow to the top of your tree for a classic look! Keep filling the top of your tree with picks of your choice to create a fuller over-the-top Christmas tree topper!

| December 5, 2018

In this tutorial we'll show you how to use ribbon decorate your Christmas tree. We have several different options of ways you can use ribbon to make your tree stand out!

| December 5, 2018

In this video we'll show you another options of how to add mesh to your Christmas tree! Instead of putting mesh straight up and down on your tree, move it around the tree at a diagonal. Be creative and have fun!

| December 5, 2018

In this DIY video, we show you one method of how to use deco mesh ribbon to decorate your Christmas tree! There are several ways to use mesh in your tree (look for our other videos to see more!), but in this video we show you how to add your deco mesh in straight, poofy lines down your tree.

| December 5, 2018

Fluffing a tree may look easy, but there is an art to it that can take your tree from looking "okay" to "fabulous!" Watch to learn!

| November 26, 2018
| September 12, 2018
| August 17, 2018

Create a hanging basket you can have out all year round! Watch our DIY video to learn how to assemble your own gorgeous basket that can hang on your front porch without having to worry about keeping a plant alive!

| August 9, 2018

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to create a wreath that will look good all year long! Get creative and pick out your favorite flowers or greenery to personalize your wreath. We've added our Betty Jean Bow to this wreath to balance out the design.

| July 20, 2018

In this tutorial we'll show you have to use Wrapfia raffia ribbon to tie a couple different types of bows. We'll also show you how to use regular curling ribbon using the same technique. Use as many colors as you'd like and remember, practice makes perfect!

| July 9, 2018

Looking for something other than a wreath for your front door? In this tutorial, we'll decorate a ladybug and butterfly as a fun afternoon DIY project! Add ribbon, flowers, and greenery to your ladybug or butterfly to create a beautiful piece to hang on your door!

| July 3, 2018

Every southerner loves a good monogram! In this tutorial you'll learn how to decorate your monogram door hanger! Get creative with flowers, ribbon, greenery and more! Follow our simple steps to upgrading your monogram hanger into a beautiful piece you'll be proud to show off!

| June 27, 2018

Learn how to create your own picture frame out of a window frame and string! This is the perfect weekend project to add a personal touch to your home and give you and excuse to print those pictures out!

| June 12, 2018

Our wedding series continues! In this tutorial you'll learn how to create your own wedding corsage! We'll show you the difference in a traditional and modern style and help you know how to piece it all together.

| June 12, 2018

In this video you'll learn how to make a wedding boutonniere. Choose from a selection of flowers and greenery to match your wedding colors!

| June 11, 2018

Follow along to learn how to make your very own bouquet and keep in mind that the flowers can be switched out to create a custom look for your wedding!

| April 25, 2018

In this video, you'll learn how to tie a tulle bow! Pick one color or multiple to create a beautiful tulle bow for weddings, parties, wreaths, and more! Shop with us online or at one of our Carolina Pottery stores!

| April 17, 2018

In this video you'll learn how to create a mesh tubing bow. This bow is perfect to attach to your wreath or add to a present. Use as many colors as you'd like to match your theme and decor!

| April 12, 2018

In this DIY tutorial, we teach you how to create an Easter Bunny Hat! You can repurpose items you have already, one of your snowman hats, or shop one of our Easter hats!

| December 6, 2017

Create beautiful centerpieces for Christmas! In this tutorial we'll show you how to decorate lanterns for your home. Add bows, berries, greenery, ornaments, pine cones and more!

| November 21, 2017

In this tutorial, learn how to make a Christmas wreath for your front door! Learn how to combine two types of wreaths in a few simple steps! Don't forget to check out our tutorials on how to tie a bow to add to your wreath.

| November 17, 2017

Just in time for turkey day, here's a DIY tutorial on how to make a trimmer wreath for Thanksgiving! This would be the perfect wreath for your front door to welcome all of your guests on Thanksgiving Day!

| October 31, 2017
| October 24, 2017

In this DIY video tutorial, we show you how to make a simple greenery arrangement using minimal supplies and not requiring a great deal of skill. You can create a variety of different arrangements using this method, and use various types of greenery to achieve any look you want.

| October 19, 2017

Learn how to make a bow in two different methods using deco mesh! These make gorgeous and full-looking bows that make up quicker than ribbon bows when you need something fast that makes a statement!

| October 10, 2017

One of Carolina Pottery's favorite wreath to make is a "trimmer wreath" made with a grapevine wreath and mesh and bows. Learn how to make your own for any season or holiday you can think of!

| September 27, 2017

A stacked bow can be added to nearly any project, including a wreath or floral arrangement, or used by itself on a light post, flag pole, or even a gift!

| August 25, 2017

Make a beautiful DIY decorated grapevine ball with this tutorial by Carolina Pottery! These grapevine balls can be used to decorate your front porch, hung from trees in the yard, or even used inside!

| July 21, 2017

Learn how to make a cut deco mesh wreath for any season! The options are endless, and you may find this method a little addicting; once you make one, you'll want to make more!