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Craft Candy. Tutorials. DIY sisal coasters Instructions on how to use sisal rope and hot glue to make rustic and nautical coasters. A great gift idea. Tags:- (....more) Make ribbon wrapped snap clips, as well as, cute display cards for them. Tags:- snap clips, ribbon, bows, hair, baby, girl, display cards, buttons Save money by making your own sterling silver or copper head pins. Great Ideas and Solutions to Everyday Problems. Crafty Nest. 52 Weeks Project. Ucreate. Amazing DIY & Crafts Ideas.

Spider Ornament Handmade Melting Snowmen Painted Leaves DIY Sock Animals Old boat into sitting area Christmas cranberry mason jar decoration. Bird Feeder From Vintage Teacups. Amazing DIY & Crafts Ideas #2. Cupcake pin cushion via (dollarstorecrafts) Magazine rolled up bowl Mosaic Ornaments from CDs Pallet – just stain and take out some slats.

Amazing DIY & Crafts Ideas #2

Write out your favorite song lyrics or favorite chapter of a book. 39 DIY Gifts You'd Actually Want To Receive. A box of craft goodies delivered every month! 20 Awesome Do It Yourself Projects. Thursday, June 14, 2012 4:30 am, Posted by Chris Groves | Internet 20 Awesome Do It Yourself Projects Topics: At Home Project Ideas , Creative DIY Home Projects , Do It Yourself Projects for 2012 , Fun How To Projects , What to Do with Extra Stuff Are you bored and have a bunch of extra little items hanging around here and there? Well we were in the same boat so we decided to round up 20 different awesome at home projects you can do. Anything from soda pop cap lids to spoons and more. You honestly don’t know some of the creative things you can do with what could possible be junk. OH SO PRETTY the DIARIES.


Random Tutorial Generator. Fabricatedends: Guest Post: Weaving on a Cardboard loom. Art education for children is an important part of any school curriculum.

Fabricatedends: Guest Post: Weaving on a Cardboard loom

It allows them to explore their creativity and develop the right side of their brains. However, while these programs include a variety of activities from drawing and painting to sculpture and collages, weaving is often left out of the equation. In fact, weaving is quite easy to teach to children – all that’s needed are homemade cardboard looms and colorful yarn. For children who aren’t as confident with their skills at drawing or working with clay, weaving provides a wonderful alternative for them to create a work of art that they can be proud of. There are many proven benefits to weaving for children’s development. Most favorited all-time - page 18.

101 Crafty Gifts. 20 Awesome Do It Yourself Projects.


The Handmade Gift Guide. Jewellery. DiY crafts, free sewing patterns & sewing tutorials – Paper. Home. Accessories. Not martha. Tinker Finca. Tutorials - Craftaholics Anonymous® Craftaholics Anonymous® - Inspiring Creative Bliss One Step At A Time. Little lovelies: tutorials. Tutorials pinwheel wall art.

little lovelies: tutorials

Flamingo Toes » Jewelry, Sewing, Crafts, Tutorials, and Fun! The Social Home. VIEW ALL FINDINGS & BEADS. Your home for all things Design. Home Tours, DIY Project, City Guides, Shopping Guides, Before & Afters and much more. Button Statment Rings. It’s September and that means it’s time to add another statement piece to your collection…. obviously!

Button Statment Rings

I heart almost every piece Nicole Richie designs for House Of Harlow 1960, especially her oversized rings. As amazing as these rings are they’re also an easy DIY. My friend Jenni, from I Spy DIY, did a project a few months back where she transformed buttons into earrings. #SuperFab This got me thing…let’s transform buttons into statement rings! Buttons, buttons everywhere!! Materials: Buttons, Clippers, Glue, Rings With Flat Tops (available at the jewelry supply store) Use your clippers to remove the shank from the back of the button. Once you’ve made the back of the button flat, use an ample amount of glue to secure the ring to the back of the button. Here’s another hint: If you can’t find a flat ring base, Ring Pops are a fun alternative.

Once the base has dried, glue on the button. DIY Design Community & Keywords: DIY, Craft, art, wall art. Bare walls are the pits.

DIY Design Community & Keywords: DIY, Craft, art, wall art

Liven those bad boys up with some affordable modern art -- that you made yourself! Here are ten of our favorite DIY wall art projects to make this week. 1. Bubbles of magnificent splendor! This project is high-impact and low, low cost. 2. 3. New Ring Designs. November 24th, 2010 A while ago I bought lots of antique silver spoon sets when we visited Colin’s sister Morag and her family over the summer as they live near Spoon Central – a little village called Horncastle that is full to the brim with small antique shops.

New Ring Designs

As I’ve been without my camera for what seems like months, I’ve not been able to photograph any of my ‘work in progress’ for a while. I have been busy, just not really been able to blog about it. Zipper Bracelet. Sugar Bee Crafts: sewing, recipes, crafts, photo tips, and more!: Giant Picture - tutorial! Bottle Cap Table with Poured Resin Surface. How to Make Chalkboard Paint In Any Color {A Beautiful Mess} Drawing Paper Roll — Infarrantly Creative. Build/Make/Craft/Bake: How-to: Hammered flower and leaf prints.

Get out the hammer, it's how-to Tuesday and we have some botanical prints to make!

Build/Make/Craft/Bake: How-to: Hammered flower and leaf prints

I learned this technique, which makes an image using the natural dyes in plants, from my college roommate Sarah. It's great for making cards or simple botanical prints. Actually, you'll need a little more than just a hammer. Mega•Crafty: Woven Flower Pot- Part 2. Today I finished my woven pot project. I haven't done much weaving but it was kind of relaxing once I got into a groove. (It was the perfect TV watching project). To recap, I started with a pot that I painted a creamy yellow.

Then I used an all purpose craft glue to attach some of my favorite ribbons onto the bottom of the pot. My first idea was to weave wide ribbon around the pot too- but soon realized I couldn't get the ribbon to lay flat on the tapered shape of the pot. After experimenting with a few different ribbons and strings I settled on using jute. I continued weaving the jute over and under the ribbon, pulling it tight and adding a tiny dot of hot glue every so often. Marking my starting point ribbon by putting a small arrow on the bottom of the pot helped me keep track of each round. Under The Table and Dreaming: Lemon Sugar Hand Scrub {for Mom}

How to, Creative DIY, Crafts, Patterns & Tips - How to make a Day bed out of Doors {diy} via Mini Hot Air Balloon Tutorial. As I mentioned in my steampunk tree post, these hot air balloon ornaments have been our most time-consuming Christmas project.

Mini Hot Air Balloon Tutorial

Lots of trial and error, figuring things out as we went along, and, in the case of getting the baskets to hang straight, plenty of "colorful metaphors. " The good news is this isn't a holiday-specific craft: wouldn't they make an awesome mobile? Shadow Box Photo Display for Photographers. Need help turning your post-vacation keepsake clutter into a divine display?

Shadow Box Photo Display for Photographers

Our resident do-it-yourself expert, Ashley Campbell, has just what you’ve been looking for: As spring break and summer approach many families begin planning vacations and time to just enjoy being together. Guest post {Marie Darby…diy photo lampshades} & PINTEREST UPDATE: This is a post from 2010.

guest post {Marie Darby…diy photo lampshades} &

I do not take custom orders, only the tutorial is available. The lamps have held up wonderfully. As many of you requested, Marie is sharing a little tutorial here on how she made her lampshades. Glass Marble Magnet Tutorial. The Gunny Sack: {Everything} In A Jar - Handmade Gifts. With just a little over 10 weeks until Christmas, it is already time to start thinking about gifts! The more gifts that can be taken care of ahead of time, the easier the holiday season will be. I came up with a really fun idea that can be customized to pretty much any person or occasion called: {Everything} In A Jar. Tutorial - How to Make Clothing Buttons from Shrink Plastic…. This tutorial is an old one of mine that’s too good not to share again. Since posting the first time, I’ve had lots of questions about these buttons which will hopefully be answered in this revised post.

Equipment. DIY: Banana Republic Braided Neck Tee Shirt. You still have until tomorrow, July 22 to enter my first blogiversary giveaway! All Things Thrifty Posts. How to transfer a photo to fabric. Did you know you can transfer photos to fabric without using iron-on sheets? I love this technique. It's simple to execute and the end results are really pretty. How To Make A Stylish Photo Frame For Several Photos. Here is a simple yet stylish photo frame that can accomodate quite many photos at once. The idea is very simple. Fasten twines on the empty frame and hang photos using clothes pins on them.

Not martha - to make: papier-mache easter eggs. New Years Craft: How to Make Paper Fortune Cookies for a Black and White Theme - iVillage. Shes Crafty: DIY Multi-Chain &Ribbon Necklace. DIY Braided Bead Bracelet - Honestly WTF. It’s been awhile since our last bracelet DIY. DIY Bracelets - Honestly WTF. D.I.Y Inspiration from Making the ordinary EXTRAORDINARY!


Look to inspire. Guest blogger - Sasha from The Guilded Bee: Here's another DIY project from our sweet friend, Sasha - from the The Gilded Bee. Be sure to check out her awesome shop full of handmade packaging lovelies. DIY Party Animal Candles. Hi there, it’s Jenny from Hank + Hunt with a fun and super easy diy today!

As soon as I thought of making these I got a huge kick out of naming them Party Animals. Hilarious, but if you hear groaning…it’s coming from my house. Regardless of how cheesy the name is, these turn out awesome. Your kid’s favorite animal holding that birthday candle minus those red eyes that are oh so typical for plastic creatures, awesome. Plastic Cup Lamp.

Tutorials for Recycling T-Shirts. You knew i was going to make one. Top Bloggers Favorite DIY Projects. Print Hula Hoop Rug Page. More Design Please - MoreDesignPlease - DIY Doily&Lamp. Craft DIY Projects, Patterns, How-tos, Fashion, Recipes @ - Felting, Sewing, Knitting, Crocheting, Home & More.

Turn Photo Negatives Into Artsy, Personalized Lamps. Mason Jars crafts.