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60 DIY Accessories- Last Minute Gifts For Fashionistas. Happy Friday!

60 DIY Accessories- Last Minute Gifts For Fashionistas

Although I started my Christmas shopping early(ish) this year, I still have a few missing presents. Now, stores and malls are overcrowded, and shipping deadlines for most online shops have passed. Darn procrastination! But it's not too late for a quick and easy DIY project, that doesn't involve a crazy amount of time or fancy supplies. P.S.- I made this... Joyfolie: DIY Wednesday - Lace Crowns. Yesterday I posted some photos of our Luna shoes and matching clip with the crown above.

Joyfolie: DIY Wednesday - Lace Crowns

Mia and I made the crown together, and today I will show you the step by step to make your own lace crown. A few notes before I begin the tutorial: this was not my original idea. Most of my tutorials are, but I found this idea via Bitter Betty Blog. Creative Ways to Repurpose & Reuse Old Stuff. Clever and creative ways to repurpose and transform ordinary objects into useful stuff… Bottles Into Pendant Lamps | Via Wine Bottles Into Chandelier | Via.

Creative Ways to Repurpose & Reuse Old Stuff

NAILED IT! Photos/post/design: Kristin Ess (wood floor insert photo from You gotta love those magical moments when you’re just minding your own bizz and inspiration jumps out and smacks you right between the eyes. Not long ago I was looking through floor patterns for a home project. My favorite pattern in the world is called the “herringbone pattern”. While I’m speaking to this flooring guy, all I could think about is making this pattern into a manicure. DIY Pomander: Paper Hydrangea. Crayon Heart Valentines. Summer bracelets DIY. When M. came home from her camp with school, she showed me this yellow bracelet she made with 'scoubidoo' strings.

Summer bracelets DIY

One of her friends taught her how to make these and of course I wanted to have a go at it too. Instead of scoubidou string I used strips of fabric for one and leather - what did you think?! - shoelaces in offsetting colors for another one. I believe both resulting bracelets look really nice. The possibilities in terms of material to braid with are endless. Lace Lamp Shade – Guest Post. DIY Necklace Holder and Tutorial « Love People. Like Things. I have a lot of jewelry.

DIY Necklace Holder and Tutorial « Love People. Like Things.

Specifically, I have a lot of necklaces. And until yesterday, they were all in a tiny plastic drawer. And I would have a frustration attack every day when I decided I wanted to wear one of them. They were all in one huge tangled mess. 10 Pretty Ways to Display your Necklaces at Home {DIY} {Shelterness} {Gadora Wilder} {be different act normal} {monaluna} {mustard & sage – originally from decor8}

10 Pretty Ways to Display your Necklaces at Home {DIY}

I Heart Reclaimed and Repurposed. Stash Book - great idea to store your jewelry. There are lots of different jewelry storages ideas.

Stash Book - great idea to store your jewelry

One of the interesting solutions is stash book. It doesn’t take much space, does not attract attention and looks very stylish and elegant. The most interesting feature of this idea is that you can do it yourself from any book without using a lot of effort. To do this you just need book, blade or sharp knife and some glue. Thrifted candlestick DIY: After < Fun salvage makeovers. Billie Monster / Blog / Goodbye old brass lamp. Hello new summer-y lamp that I love.

To be honest, I'm a little bit of a do-it-yourself noob in some areas.

Billie Monster / Blog / Goodbye old brass lamp. Hello new summer-y lamp that I love.

I only recently discovered the world of DIY since the Jeff and I bought our townhouse last year. So, even though you may have already seen something similar to what I've done all over the internets (oh you know, things like lamp redos and such), it's still new to me! I hope to come up with some original ideas on occasion, but this isn't one of those times. Design: IN LIMBO. While I remain indecisive about a lighting pendant over the dining table, I found this $15 chandelier on craigslist and decided to paint it yellow in the interim.

design: IN LIMBO

(Corey, if you come across something fantastic in all your hunting, please do share!) I sanded it down with 220-grit sand paper and then went for it. Pimpade hörlurar – Craft of the Day, pimped earphones. How to Spray Paint Branches. Every room should have a statement piece–something that acts as a focal point and adds a finishing touch.

How to Spray Paint Branches

Unfortunately, statement pieces often cost too much to invest in on a tight decorating budget. I was determined to make something work, so I went for impact over dollar signs and walked out to go pick up something for our home. Literally. I put on my trusty flip-flops, grabbed the dog leash, and walked out the door with my mutt, taking her for an impromptu jaunt around the parking lot, through the landscaping, and under the biggest trees. DIY – Creative Ways to Hang Your Photographs and Artwork. DIY: Necklace Holder. I found this genius idea to get my necklaces organized from and I thought I'd give it a go. 1. 22 Project Ideas for Crafting With Twigs and Branches. By craftyamy | Autumn is coming quickly, and I’ve been doing the hamster dance in anticipation. Not only will the weather get colder and the leaves will fall, but there will be plenty of twigs and branches on the ground to craft with.

The best part? You couldn’t ask for a more inexpensive craft material. The projects fit just about any decor and are oh-so-festive. Diy {spray paint makeovers} If you are a lover of thrift stores and yard sales (like me) then spray paint can be one of your very best friends. It is one of the quickest and easiest ways to transform and makeover a secondhand find (or give new life to something of your own.) Here are a few very basic tips: -work in a well ventilated area -the object should be dust free and dry. -use primer! -apply thin multiple coats -follow the directions on the can for safety tips and recoat times. Colored Spoons Tutorial. I found these amazing spoons over at Ladies and Gentlemen. But what if I don't want serving pieces, I want a full set of flatware instead? That is where the magic of spray paint comes in. Jewelry Organizer (and a giveaway) From Craft Kitsch to Cool. Inspiration: Teacup Crafts!

How to Make a Stone Heart - Craft Projects. Look to inspire. DIY Faux Curled Rosewood Wreath {Made From Rolled Recycled Book Pages} Framed Jewelry Organizer. Necklace/Jewelry Organizer. Altered window frame tutorial and scotch tape giveaway! Make a Perpetual Button Calendar for 2011 (and Beyond) Diy wednesdays: knot trivet.


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