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Foldable Scrapbook How-To. Foldable Scrapbook How-To. Sewing tutorial. I had one of those "where the heck have I been" moments last week, when my nephew brought his Build-A-Fort kit to Thanksgiving - complete with sheets, clips, rope, suction cups, and more.

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The kit was a handmade birthday gift from his friend Joli. When I emailed her, she sent me a link to this tutorial over at BLOOM - thanks Joli! DIY Gift Wrap by Grey Likes Weddings. 25 Handmade Gifts Under $5. If your gift list is long and your budget is small here are some great Handmade Gifts that you can make.

25 Handmade Gifts Under $5

Keep in mind that handmade items are not just beautiful but special… I love to give them and I love to receive them. In my opinion they are the best! Jersey Knit Bracelet. Lemon Sugar Hand Scrub {for Mom} - StumbleUpon. We all have them {well at least I do}; poor, exhausted, DIY doing, spray painting extraordinaire, crafters hands.

Lemon Sugar Hand Scrub {for Mom} - StumbleUpon

I have been using this simple Lemon Sugar Hand Scrub mix for a few years and it is the best recipe to rejuvenate your skin and bring your fingertips back to life. The sugar is an excellent exfoliate to remove the craft leftovers from your nail beds and cuticles too! It takes only minutes to mix and you most likely have all the necessary ingredients sitting right in your pantry. Packaged up just right this makes another inexpensive Mother’s Day gift; a perfect addition to tuck in a little gift basket. How to wrap a gift: Use tissue paper for a... Photo by Roberto Caruso I’m giving away trade secrets here.

How to wrap a gift: Use tissue paper for a...

You know those beautiful floral looking decorations you sometimes see in magazines hovering over a festive table?