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Solid perfume pocket watch locket. Try as I might, I cannot seem to grasp even the most basic of feminine beauty rituals.

solid perfume pocket watch locket

I’m constantly struggling to master rudimentary hair and makeup techniques, and my one-time foray into the “subtle” art of perfume left everyone in the room with burning nostrils. This DIY solid perfume locket from artisanal perfumer Mandy Aftel is something I can definitely stand behind, though. Mandy only uses pure and natural ingredients to create her perfumes, and this solid scent can be easily applied with no risk of over-dousing. The old pocket watch appeals to my tomboy side, and I love its versatility; you can wear it as a necklace or pin, or simply tuck it into your pocket or purse. I can’t wait to make one and give my feminine sensibilities a little boost :) Thanks for sharing this tutorial with us, Mandy!

Read the full how-to after the jump! Creating your own solid perfume is extremely satisfying. Materials Instructions 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Bottle (w)rap. I drink a lot of wine.

Bottle (w)rap

And end up with a lot of empty wine bottles that are oh so pretty, it breaks my heart to have to junk them with the raddi- walla. I've been trying to find all sorts of utility excuses to hang on to them - wate bottles, plant holders and what have you. Simply Vintagegirl Blog » Blog Archive » Tutorial: How to Make Lovely Fabric Flowers. 29 May 2010 These elegant fabric flowers are very simple to make . . . and only take a few basic supplies.

Simply Vintagegirl Blog » Blog Archive » Tutorial: How to Make Lovely Fabric Flowers

The finished product is delightfully lovely, and at times can look like a real flower! Every flower will turn out differently and that is part of the beauty! If you haven’t used those tea lights in a while, now’s the time! I hope you enjoy making these as much as we do . . . below are instructions with pictures on how to make your own. Supplies: · Synthetic Silky Fabric · Scissors · Candle (preferably a tea light)

DIY Mother's Day Corsage: Felt Dahlia Flower Brooch - Holidash News. Glowing jar project – varázslat a lakásban (EN/HU) Better than Tiffanys. Have some spare time?

Better than Tiffanys

Feeling crafty? Check out this old school way to make ring I just HAD to try! Here is a simple ring that is MADE from money. Gift Ideas for poor creative souls (6) You know how it goes, a friend calls you and invites you to dinner at the last minute. OMG! What gift can you take?! You scrabble around the cupboards trying to find a box of chocolates or a bottle of wine but find that most of the chocolates have been eaten and the wine has gone. I thought this was a wonderful idea.

Paper Flowers – Anyone Can Do That. Japanese Kusudama, this tutorial is featured on Craftuts Anyone can do that, I assure you.

Paper Flowers – Anyone Can Do That

The proof: I can, just take a quick look at my result below. And, believe me, I am neither meticulous nor particularly patient. You could even say I’m the opposite. Everyday Mom Ideas: Scrap Paper Tree Centerpiece Tutorial (Featured guest blogger) Hi there! I'm Sharon from Two Girls Being Crafty, and I am so delighted to be today's guest blogger on Everyday Mom Ideas! Thank you so much, Julia, for having us. SewSweetStitches: Handmade Tissue Paper Flowers and Pompom Garland. You'd think after making hundreds of these for my wedding, I'd be completely sick of them.

SewSweetStitches: Handmade Tissue Paper Flowers and Pompom Garland

But I can't help it, I love them so much! I'm a little sad that I didn't save a bouquet of paper flowers from my wedding, but I never thought I'd want to see them again. So I made some for home, only this time as a garland... ...And as bedroom decor... ...And maybe I couldn't resist making just a few little blossoms... Want to make some? Materials: Tissue paper Heavy-duty scissors Floral wire Make sure you use a pair of scissors that you don't mind ruining, because they're going to take a serious beating here. Mason Jar Craft Storage! How to play Want You Gone by Jonathan Coulton (Portal 2 ending/credits song) on guitar + MP3.

The Digi Nails – A Hybrid Manicure. I’ve been seeing lots of outrageous nail art lately on pinterest.

The Digi Nails – A Hybrid Manicure

One hot new product that’s really caught my eye is adhesive nail polish strips. I love the funky designs and bold colors with these products, but they’re usually a little spendy for me. Little Lion Man Chords by Mumford And Sons. Your source of daily updated funny pictures and gifs. Fabulous Felt Flowers - Part 2 Video.

Fabulous Felt Flowers - Part 1 Video. Beadage - Make Beaded Jewelry - Free Beading Patterns, Instructions, and Projects. Stereomood – emotional internet radio - music for my mood and activities. Download Mario Bros Mushrooms pattern. Download Dam*ed Beaver pattern. Download Dr Who Pattern pattern. Download Yoda pattern. YouTube to mp3 Converter. Dog IQ Test. (adapted from The Intelligence of Dogs by Stanley Cohen) Test 1 - Problem Solving Place treat under soup can.

Dog IQ Test

Scoring: The Other Side Chords by Bruno Mars. The Other Side by Bruno Mars feat. B.O.B and Cee-Lo Green Acoustic Cover. Holder for Charging Cell Phone (made from lotion bottle) My husband and I both have cell phones.

Holder for Charging Cell Phone (made from lotion bottle)

And both of us have phone chargers. And that means lots of obnoxious cords. You never know when one of us may be moving phone cords around, to give our phones an extra charge while we’re chatting away……… or trying to charge our phones up before running errands or something. Needless to say, those phone cords seem to be everywhere…..and are generally in the way and hanging all over the floor. (Okay, and how about when you’re in a hotel or visiting family/friends. I was looking around on the internet for a solution and found this. It made the perfect little holder for my cell phone while it’s being charged. Holder for Charging Cell Phone. Summer Paradise Chords by Simple Plan. Smacky.swf (application/x-shockwave-flash Object) Vanlanthiriel cascading floral elf crown by gardensofwhimsy. Flower Orchid Charm Necklace by martymagic. Bearded Dragon Necklace by martymagic.

Semi-Permanent Tattoo Pen- Buy Jewellery. Copper Leaf Ear Cuff by *sylva on deviantART. Helix Ear Piercing Body Jewellery. Gotye – Somebody That I Used To Know (Chords) Gotye – Somebody That I Used To Know (Chords) I’ve had a bunch of requests for Gotye’s Somebody That I Used to Know since the five people on one guitar version went viral.

Gotye – Somebody That I Used To Know (Chords)

Inspired by the success of that they attempted the same thing with a ukulele. And they do successfully play ukuleles sometimes. Suggested Strumming Use this once for every chord: The only exception is the C5 in the last verse. Pay attention to the dynamics in this one. Twiddly Bits. Sexy And I Know It Chords by Lmfao. Guitar Riffs Every Man Should Be Able To Play - AskMen Australia.


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