Chicken Tortilla Soup


Hello everyone!  Heidi, here today.  Fall is in the air here in Minnesota and I have a yummy Chicken Tortilla Soup to share with you. It’s perfect for the cooler days ahead and you won’t believe how quick and easy it is to make. These are all the canned ingredients. Chicken Tortilla Soup 1-26 oz can Cream of Chicken Soup 2-10 oz cans Original Rotel

Fall Home Decor – Faux Mercury Glass


Hello and welcome!  Heidi, here today and I have a fun Fall DIY project to share with you.  I will show you how you can take inexpensive decorative glass pieces and some spray paint to make some beautiful Fall home decor pieces. I love the look of mercury glass but sometimes pieces can be a little expensive in gift shops.  But with a few supplies

Halloween Jack O’Lantern


Hello everyone! It’s Darsie creating for you today, and anyone who knows me, knows that I just love anything Halloween! I love the colors of orange, yellow, purple, green and black, and how you can incorporate them into all kinds of spooky projects. I have lots of fun crafts planned for this holiday! Spiders and pumpkins, and candy corn, oh my! I’ve recently been playing

Mixed Media Sing Out Loud Canvas


I am so excited to share this joyful mixed media canvas designed by our very own Heidi Blankenship for JustRite PaperCraft company. The colors and the layout are so bright and engaging. Painting on canvas is so hot right now. Try this project out in the comfort of your own home and enjoy! I will let Heidi take over from here as she guides you

Call for new Jewel Creative Team Members

Creativity Artistic Imagination Inspiration Innovation Concept

Call for NEW Jewel Creative Team Members Casa de Jewels, a Lifestyle branded website is looking for talented, social media savvy, life loving, kind and passionate members for its Jewel Creative team. Categories featured include jewelry making, paper crafting, mixed media art, home décor, outdoor living, cooking, spiritual and health work such as meditation and yoga and other everyday lifestyle activities. Articles and Projects can

10 Day Goddess Transformation Cleanse


Today marks the first day of my 10 day Transformation Cleanse. WooHoo! Ok who am I kidding there’s nothing exciting about not eating and drinking shakes twice a day, however, I will tell you that its not really that bad. For months now I have been literally feeling like I need an oil change. My body is just over all of the past stress and

Creativity Blocks and Kundalini Yoga


Several months ago it was suggested that I start doing Kundalini Yoga for overall health benefits and to help unblock some creativity issues that I was struggling with. I wasn’t familiar with this type of yoga so I researched it online and found a location nearby called The Yoga Channel. I signed up for the first available class which turned out to be a 3

Meet the Jewel Creatives

Jewel Creatives

Super excited to announce that the Jewel Creatives will be back weekly starting in October 2015! These talented ladies have been working with me for years now. They took a little break to regroup while I developed the new website and added more products to the Julianna Brand. What a true honor it is for me to be surrounded by such smart, loving and talented

Beaded Trim Journal


Use your Jewel Loom to create beaded trim for your paper crafting projects. Designed by Heidi Blankenship

Weaving on the Jewel Loom by Judy Hayes

Funky Woven Fabric Bracelet

Weaving on your Jewel Loom is so easy! Gather up some torn fabric strips, sari ribbon, yarn or any other material that you want to work with. You can also add your favorite beads, charms and buttons.     Following the set up instructions for your Jewel Loom® warp your material  by tying one end of material to the back button, bring it up and