Do It Yourself Five
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Apr 25 Rachel Faucett DIY crafts for kids from a wonderful & inspiring blog by Brazilian designer / mommy Estéfi Machado. Definitely a site worth following!
May 03 Rachel Faucett Play and Grow is an amazing blog by a Russian architect that has a passion for making handmade cardboard toys for his little girl.
Aug 10 Rachel Faucett Make your own envelopes quickly + easily with these envelope templates from Etsy seller nothingelegant ! Of course, you could just create your own templates by deconstructing an envelope (here’s a tutorial from the knitted blog). UPDATE: The envelope template is no longer available from that seller on Etsy.
As soon as the snow cone shack in our neighborhood opens up, we know that Summer is officially here! The bright candy colors and the sparkle of glittery ice makes the eyes light up of both young and young-at-heart! What better way to capture the essence of summertime fun and bring it indoors, than with this sweet DIY Faux Snow Cone Garland and Gift Embellishment. Bonus: these ones won't melt everywhere! Follow below for the simple steps. This would also be a fun project to do with kids...they will have a blast mixing up the paint and pouring on the glitter (just be sure to give little ones a hand with the glue gun).
I shared the shipping packaging for my old print shop a long while back, and have had so many inquiries into the making of the tag stamp that I made / used, that I thought it was about time that I finally create a proper DIY to share with you all. Hooray! This DIY post was sponsored and made possible by Method ..."Clean Happy." Check out their Spring anthem video for a fun look at their playful mission and visit their Facebook page to enter for a chance to win a trip for two to San Francisco, including a visit to the Method HQ, lunch with the Method co-founders, a year’s supply of Method products and other surprises*: