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Shannon Madigan
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Pharmacist by day. Creative maker by night. Crafter. Blogger. Lover of all things simple and DIY.
  • pharmacist, present
  • Madigan Made
    craft blogger, 2010 - present
    Owner, writer, operator and all-round crafty creator.
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Simple crafts. DIY decor. Easy elegance.

My name is Shannon and I have a confession: I crave easy & elegant solutions for my home. {I also crave chocolate, but who's counting?} I love sharing simple ideas for crafts & decor with my readers on my blog Madigan Made.

Join me and learn how creativity can be THAT simple!

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around Philadelphia


Fun vertical garden wall from +Monica Jess !
#gardening #diyproject
This vertical garden wall is awesome for so many reasons... ! +Monica Jess

Full tutorial here:

#garden   #diyproject  
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A little Photo Transfer Medium from +Plaid Enterprises  plus flower images from +The Graphics Fairy LLC  makes for one super-cute DIY child's chair for our little girl's nursery! 

Come see!
#diyproject   #nurserydecor   #decoupage   #diyfurniture  
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Simple Patriotic Dessert Idea
Need an easy #fourthofjuly   #dessert  recipe? Make these red, white and blue mini cheesecakes in shot glasses!

#Recipe  here:
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How fun are these DIY dino bookends by +Sara Wellensiek !?!
#diyproject   #kidsroomdecor   #crafts  
DIY Dinosaur Bookends!!

Hop over to the blog to get directions for making these fun bookends AND enter a $50 Target gift card giveaway! #sponsored #giveaway #target #diyproject #hometalkeveryday  
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beautifull !
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Fun feathery pencils from +Kelly Rowe ! Too, too cute! 
#kidsactivities   #kidscrafts   #craftsforkids  
Fun Kids Craft Alert!  Feather Topped Pencils via +ConsumerCrafts

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#kidscraft   #summercrafts   #easykidscrafts  
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Need a light and easy summer appetizer? I love making these simple caprese bites for warm weather entertaining. (also a great way to use up some basil, too!) 
Recipe here:
#recipes   #basilrecipes   #appetizer  
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Love these cute pillowcase dresses from +Amy Bell ! I'd love to make one someday for our future little girl.
#sewing #crafts
Looking for a quick, easy sewing project to make for a special little lady in your life? Pillowcase dresses and tops are just the ticket! I'm sharing the details for how to create a custom pillowcase dress and top pattern, plus the step-by-step for how to stitch them up in just  a matter of minutes!

#sewing #girls #crafts #tutorials #positivelysplendid
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Fun and patriotic candy bar from +Kami Bigler!
#partyideas #fourthofjuly #diy
Easy DIY candy buffet for the 4th of July

Here's a fun idea to do with the kids before the 4th!

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Tags: #4thofjulyparty #4thofjulycrafts #4thofjulycandy 
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Need a new, fun tote bag for summer adventures? Add a little fabric and fringe to a straw bag and you are ready for the pool party! 
Directions here:
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Love +Leanne Jacobs pretty ombré DIY coasters! So summery!
#diy #crafts
I'm over at The Crafting Chicks today sharing some Chalkboard Coasters perfect for your Summer entertaining.
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Looking for an easy appetizer or snack idea? Cheese is a simple solution!
This week I'm partnering with Sargento Cheese to show you some simple bread board ideas... including my easy DIY way to make cheese markers!

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#cheese   #appetizer   #entertaining   #sponsored  
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Vintage Fabric DIY Wall Art
Beautiful vintage fabric should be displayed for all to see, don't you agree? This pretty DIY wall art used to be an embroidered table cloth... now it looks perfect in our babe's nursery!
Find out how to make your own in today's post:
#diywallart   #diyproject   #nurserydecor   #decoupage   #decorating  
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BOTB 4.11.14 - Centsational Girl

Spring greetings all, it’s going to be a sunny weekend according to the weatherman and I can’t wait to soak up some sun. Today it’s time for

3 Easy DIY cranberry centerpieces by Shannon Madigan on SheKnows

Here are three easy-to-make centerpieces for your holiday table. Just add cranberries!

Mini pumpkin-and-chocolate trifle recipe by Shannon Madigan | SheKnows

This fun little dessert looks fancy, but it is so easy to make. It takes a whipped pumpkin fluff and layers it with chocolate pudding and gr

Food bloggers share their best apple recipes

Fall recipes are warm, cozy and conjure up the season's sweetest gifts: apples. So we've gathered food bloggers' best and simple apple recip

Halloween Caramel Apple Bar ~ MAD IN CRAFTS

DIY Halloween Caramel Apple Bar. I am part of the Make It Fun! team. I received compensation and complimentary products in exchange for crea

Simple falling leaves DIY frame.

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Chocolate Chip Biscoff Cookies ~ MAD IN CRAFTS

Chocolate Chip Biscoff Cookies. Some days are just rough, you know? Not end-of-the-world catastrophic, or making-an-appearance-on-COPS traum

Spray Painting Metal Hardware: Brass to Nickel - In My Own Style

I tested 5 different brands of silver spray paint to find the best one when spray painting metal hardware on cabinets and drawers. | InMyOwn

Trust Yourself. Take a Chance. Stay Scared. - Makely School for Girls

Looking to push the envelope a bit more in your home decorating choices? Here are a few key tips.

Simple Tips for Using Glass Paint ~ Madigan Made { simple DIY ideas }

Madigan made… advice for painting on glass and ceramic. Helpful tips and advice about using glass paint on glass and ceramics. Love the look

Dollar Store Crafts » Blog Archive » Make Vintage-Inspired Painted Bowls

I love these glass bowls by Shannon at Madigan Made, largely because I own the same set of bowls (though unpainted), which I bought because

The Ultimate BBQ Beer Cocktail: Cuban Bul ~ MAD IN CRAFTS

Ultimate BBQ Cuban Bul. You are all invited to virtual BBQ today! Some of my blogger friends and I are cohosting an online cookout, complete

Thrift Store Challenge Coming Attractions

Next week we are having a blogger thrift store challenge around here. Our bloggers will be doing videos on thrift store makeovers that you d

DIY beach tote with Mod Podge. - Mod Podge Rocks

DIY decoupage beach tote bag I love having a big tote or two around this time of year. Summer adventures often seem to require a big tote ba

Fun glitter storage boxes. - Mod Podge Rocks

Fun glitter storage boxes Gift giving is one of the ways I show people around me that I love them. I guess you could say it's my love langua

Simple DIY Headband Ideas ~ Madigan Made { simple DIY ideas }

Madigan made… a list of 17 easy headband crafts. 17 Simple and Easy Headband Crafts. Lately the air in Pennsylvania feels like hot, humid pe

10 Simple Ways To Upgrade A Basic Tote Bag

As the wise old saying goes, one can never have too many tote bags.

Turn Candy Dishes into Patriotic Milkglass Stars with Paint ~ Madigan Ma...

After cleaning the inside with isopropyl alcohol, I taped plastic around the outside of the dish. Then I painted the inside of stars with mu

The Shed: Starfish Decorations: 10 Easy DIYs

I love nautical decor! Maybe it has to do with living at the shore, maybe it has to do with spending so many years living in New England, or

The Pergola Project: Building a Pergola #DigIn - That's What {Che} Said...

Join me on my next post of The Pergola Project: Building a Pergola. We actually make it go from a dream to reality here! Step by step.