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FREE Tutorials & Patterns!

Skip to content Tutorials 89 Votes All of these tutorials with photos are tutorials I have created & posted here on my blog… Upcycled Dress & Clothes From ANY Knit Pattern! Upcycled Ruffle Shorties From Leggings with Tutorial Quick & Easy Cut Off Shorts with Tutorial! Upcycled Jean Half Apron with Tutorial! Sew Mama Sew! Ruffle 101: 7 ways to make a ruffle. BLACKHEAD REMOVAL. Today I am going to show you how to make a peel-off mask at home.


This is a multi-purpose mask which helps in- 1. Whitening your complexion instantly (GLOWING)2. Removes Blackheads 3. 4. 5. You could call this the cheapest mask ever because you need only the white of an egg. Take the white of an egg is a small bowl and beat it slightly. Now apply another layer of egg white over tissue and leave it on to dry. Make Your Own Laundry Color Catchers. Simple Dimples: Organization Binders.

DropBox download added/Updated Photos Dec. 10,2012 How the Binders are Organized.

Simple Dimples: Organization Binders

50 New Must-Have Photos with Your Groom. Lego Pull Pinata. I am almost ready for the party! Ah! I can’t believe it. Nothing is post ready yet, except for the pinata… We are having an indoor party because it is the middle of winter. Lego Mold - I'm Topsy Turvy. I saw this idea at Instructables and fell in love. I’ve been wanting to do this for my kids and my son’s birthday theme was the perfect time! So first you make your 2 story wall around whatever space you want.

I went big, but I usually do. Then fill it in with all the shapes you are interested in using keeping them just one dot apart each. You don’t want to waste space by leaving them too far apart. Lego Crayons- A Birthday Party Favor (plus free printable and other resources) Take a box of 72 crayons, which likely costs less than $3.00 to purchase, and make it into 36 Lego shaped crayons that you can use to fill your goody bags for your Lego themed party!

Lego Crayons- A Birthday Party Favor (plus free printable and other resources)

Lego Molds I’ve shared before how to make your own crayons using your favorite mold and broken crayon pieces. It is a great way to recycle, but they also make excellent gifts. It is something your children can help you do and it is so much fun to see what amazing color combinations and masterpieces you can come up with. Each individual Lego mold holds two whole crayons when broken into pieces. Sewing for Baby: 20 Great Gear Tutorials and Patterns. Prepare Dough - Cinnamon Bird Ornaments - Step 3 -

All Things Kids / glue the buttons to a balloon and then pop the balloon once the glue dries to make a button bowl. Easy Bath Fizzy Recipes. Bath bombs, bath fizzies are fun to make!

Easy Bath Fizzy Recipes

Bath Bombs, or Bath Fizzies, are like giant alka-seltzers for your bath – they spin, whirl and swirl in your bath while releasing scent and skin-softening agents. They make bath time SUPER fun! If you’ve never made bath bombs before, check out this video on Soap Queen TV and learn how to make bath bombs. Home Projects / Buy plates from Dollar Store Use a Sharpie and decorate...Bake at 350 for 30 min. Becomes permanent and safe - could do with quotes, monogram, or special days of the year. Christmas gifts for the neighbors? # Pin++ for Pinterest # Rainbow Rice Is Twice As Nice! Children and Rainbows go together like Peas and Carrots.

Rainbow Rice Is Twice As Nice!

Why not make your own colored rice to explore a RAINBOW sensory box? The girls and I continued our Color Wheel themed Rainbow Camp Week with this fun project. We used food coloring to dye white rice for a new Rainbow Activity Box. Natural Jute Roll Burlap Fabric 10 yards (30 foot) x 14" wide $11. Toys - Home - Shapes - Stencils. Crafty / Soak steel wool in apple cider vinegar, rub down new wood with the soaked steel wool for an instantly aged wood look. Good to know for "vintage" signs.

Crafty / Vinegar works as a wood stain when you add a metal object in the mix and let it sit in a glass container for a week.  A handful of pennies will produce a beautiful pale Caribbean blue stain.  A wad of steel wool will give you a rich reddish hue.  Fabulous Floorcloths Part 3 and a Style file Segment! Happy Monday all!

Fabulous Floorcloths Part 3 and a Style file Segment!

Things have been silent here at Design Share for a little bit. One of the things I read about starting a new blog is to be consistent with your posting, and I have tried to post at least once a week, but sometimes life just gets in the way, ya know?! I have had some major upheavals and life changing events these past few weeks and boy let me tell you, the wind just doesn't seem to fill my sails most days. But, I'm trying to be positive and like the saying I posted about here, "Keep Calm and Carry On. " On that note, I'd like to finish out the series I have been posting about floorcloths. Some clear, satin finish WATER BASED polyurethane.... And the aforementioned, fabulous, Suzani Print tablecloth..... DIY Emergency Documents Folder. You can even go through the series a few times over a year or two adding just the most basic supplies the first 6 months and then a few more “extra” supplies each time you cycle through it again.

DIY Emergency Documents Folder

No need to get overwhelmed. DIY Survival Candles. Candles are an easy-to-use source of emergency lighting and a little bit of heat.

DIY Survival Candles

I'm shocked to see some of the prices that are charged for long burning candles sold for survival or emergency preparedness - if you want to buy a dozen or so candles, the cost really starts to add up. Never fear! You can make your own survival candles at home for cheap, using high-quality, long burning soy wax. It's an easy project - the materials are easy to buy and you won't need any specialized tools. The materials you will need are:Soy wax flakes. First, you'll want to get your wicks ready. Put your wicks in the jars. The Smells of the Season. Making my home smell wonderful is so important to me this time of year. The smells of the evergreen, cinnamon, orange and spice all mean the Holidays are here. A stove top potpourri mix is an easy inexpensive way to make your home smell wonderful. Packaging the mix in a Holiday bag makes a wonderful gift for friends, neighbors, teachers and co-workers.

Here’s how I make my concoction: Holiday Stove Top Potpourri Mix. Grow a Healthy Vegetable Garden. Brown paper packages: {family meal planner} How to Put Together an Emergency Preparedness Kit. Posted by Laura on October 5, 2011 · 211 Comments Welcome!

How to Put Together an Emergency Preparedness Kit

Simplify your blog reading by signing up to read my blog via RSS (get updates in a feed reader) or via email (get updates delivered daily to your inbox). Hi, I am Amanda Kuzak from Kuzak’s Closet. I am a professional organizer and blogger based out of the San Francisco Bay Area and today I wanted to inspire all of you to get your emergency kits ready in honor of Emergency Preparedness Month. It doesn’t matter where you live, you are susceptible to an earthquake, hurricane, snow storm, power outage, flood, etc. and any of these things could leave you and your family stranded at home for a few days without power or electricity. Wall Art for Sienna's Room. First off, let me just say, I really love photos printed onto a canvas.

Really. I knew I wanted a set of them in Sienna's room, but as most of you know, we are still students so our decorating budget didn't exactly cover printing four 8"x10" photos onto a canvas. It's pretty darn expensive for just one let alone FOUR!!! I had seen a few ideas online about getting pictures printed out, then just mod-podging the picture onto the canvas, and sanding the sides a bit, which I liked, but I still really wanted that "printed on canvas" texture on the picture itself. Then, while looking around online one day, I found out that you can actually print from your computer onto tissue paper! Thus, my idea was born. Stamped Tea Towels. Howdy y’all! I hope you had a fine weekend. Ours was spent organizing and planning, planning and organizing, but mostly tinkering around the house, cleaning up the remnants of Christmas and tucking it away in bins for next year.

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