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Main Ingredient Monday-Twinkle Lights. DIY Laced Cement Votive. By Claire of Fellow Fellow Hi there, it’s Claire from Fellow Fellow here!

DIY Laced Cement Votive

Yarn Ball DIY Tutorial. As mentioned in this recent post, I’ve attempted making yarn balls to hang over the dance floor at our wedding reception next month.

Yarn Ball DIY Tutorial

Having successfully made 8 so far, I wanted to share this tutorial with others who were interested in also trying them as I think I may have uncovered the secret to successfully making them. Up first, gather the supplies! DIY Origami Balloon Lights. Posted on January 11, 2010 by Christina My architect sister-in-law is an incredible origami artist.

DIY Origami Balloon Lights

She has a few of her little paper wonders on display in her dining room, and I am always in awe. Upcycled Mason Jar Lights from Boots N Gus. Wow.

Upcycled Mason Jar Lights from Boots N Gus

I was just blown away when I came across Boots N Gus! I mean, how completely awesome are their collection of upcycled mason jar lights and chandeliers? Wait, don’t answer that – scroll down and have a peek first… …so, what did you think? Bouts de laine et ballon de baudruche ... tuto d'une boule de noël ? "Je l'emmène tout de suite dans un hôpital psychatrique ou je lui laisse une dernière chance ... ?

Bouts de laine et ballon de baudruche ... tuto d'une boule de noël ?

" c'est sans doute ce que Monsieur se serait encore dit s'il m'avait vue en train de gonfler un ballon et l'enduire minutieusement de margarine !!! Mais, non je ne suis pas encore folle, c'était pour faire ça : Hemp pendant lamps. Inspired by West Elm’s gorgeous Abaca pendant lamps Super talented Heika DeHart strikes again.

Hemp pendant lamps

These pendant lamps she made of hemp string are genius. Plus, don’t you love how they look with her wallpaper? Heika writes: “I fell in love with West Elm’s Abaca pendent lamp a few years ago but, as usual, my taste was more expensive than my wallet could support. DIY Decorating: How to Create a Branch Chandelier. Boules de Noel en ficelle, decoration de Plats Gastronomie. Opération bricolage de Noël Confectionner des décorations ""très Nature""de boules de Noël en ficelle Vous pourrez les laisser au pied de votre sapin et diffuser de la lumière avec vos guirlandes électriques ou tout simplement les accrocher à votre sapin ou les installer sur votre table de Noël, c'est vous qui choisissez.

boules de Noel en ficelle, decoration de Plats Gastronomie

Pour réaliser ces boules en ficelle il vous faudra : Une pelote de ficelle De la colle blanche à papier peint Des ballons en baudruche de différentes tailles de l 'huile d arachide en spray Un récipient en plastique Une paire de gants en caoutchouc Une aiguille à coudre cliquez sur les vignettes pour visionner les photos en grand format.

How to Make Paper Lanterns - Cute Round Oriental Style. Looking for instructions on how to make paper lanterns?

How to Make Paper Lanterns - Cute Round Oriental Style

My husband designed an easy template for making paper lanterns in a cute round shape. They look a bit oriental, don’t you think? Noël toi-même ! J-26: faire une boule en laine - Webzine Café Du Web. Tuto boule de laine - Mamzelle P. Parce qu'on me l'a récemment et gentiment demandé le voici le voilà.....

Tuto boule de laine - Mamzelle P

(j'avais réalisé ça il y a bientôt 2ans) Free People Clothing Boutique Blog - StumbleUpon. UPDATE: This post originally ran on March 23 2011, but with summer winding down we wanted to bring it back up for some late summer inspiration!

Free People Clothing Boutique Blog - StumbleUpon

A fellow fp girl sent this to me a couple weeks back and i’ve been thinking about it ever since! I can think of a million reasons why these would be awesome… as apartment décor, as outdoor party décor, and – wouldn’t they be the best thing EVER for camping in general or at a festival? Just let them sit in the sun all day, and they’ll last all night! I am absolutely going to make some to bring with me to bonnaroo this year. you can buy a sun jar here, but you can make your own for much cheaper! Do-it-Yourself DIY String Wedding Lanterns Yarn Chandeliers - StumbleUpon. Jessica of Wednesday Inc shows us how to make those gorgeous twine chandeliers from the inspiration shoot she shared with us this morning. Using balloons, glue and twine, you can also make these lanterns for your wedding – and then bring it home and use it as your very own mid century lampshade.

What you will need are: balloons, glue, yarn, tray for glue, corn starch 1/2 cup of Corn starch, 1/4 cup of Warm water, clear fast drying spray paint, hanging lamp cord or fishing line (depending on your desired final product), and a lighting kit if you’re looking for a fully functional lantern. DIY Fire & Ice Lanterns.

The old becomes new: A new variation on the outdoor lantern. We have had an unusually warm winter in Michigan this year, and while the temps have been nice, I have had to hold off on this project idea until we got a cold snap. We finally got some snow and cold earlier this week, so I was able to try out this fun winter project. Super Simple Valentine’s Day Bunting. Bunting is all over the place, and it has been ever since crafters, party planners and artists realized just how whimsical it can be, whether its a pom pom extravaganza, a base for a Confetti System style decoration, or simply construction paper, staples and string. Our take on bunting is perfect for Valentine's Day, and will have you tapping into your summer camp skills like what. Materials: - string (any kind will do) - glue stick or double stick tape - scissors - hole puncher - newspaper - old catalogs or magazines - colorful paper (origami or construction paper) First, fold up a piece of newspaper two, four or eight times depending on the size you want your hearts.

Nina imagine pour vous... Pop Top Lampshades. Hanging String Balls. Whitney’s mason jar lights. Growing up in the south, i have a special place in my heart for mason jars. i enjoy them filled to the brim with icy sweet tea, but this fun project from d*s reader whitney gaylord may be my new favorite way to enjoy them. unlike most of our other diy projects, this one will require a bit of professional help (installing anything involving electricity is no joke) but the majority of the steps are easy to handle and will require only a quick call to your local electrician (home depot offers these services, too) to install the final project. click here for the full instructions or just click “read more” below – thanks to whitney for sharing!

Mason jar lights what you’ll need: -vintage mason jars -hanging lamp kit with low wattage bulbs (try your local lighting store, home depot or lowes) -ceiling light plate. Doily Covered Lamp Shade Project. Have you ever found a perfect lamp with a damaged shade? If so, this next DIY is for you! DIY Yarn Light. Weddings Illustrated. This yarn ball DIY comes to us from Ruche , a vintage-inspired clothing boutique.

They had originally used the spheres as a background for one of their winter lookbooks, but the yarn balls could easily be converted to wedding decor. The final products could be hung as interesting light fixtures or used as whimsical centerpieces. Materials : DIY Yarn Light Fixture for nursery - santarosamom. I am loving the designs one family did for their DIY nursery. Amanda Kingloff, the craft guru over at Parent’s Magazine, highlighted the full scope of projects she and her husband put together in creating an elaborate nursery on a budget. You’ll want to check it out by CLICKING HERE . DIY Yarn balls for parties. Taken from blog: Now you can't say we didn't warn you. DIY: Fabulous Hollow Yarn Balls.