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How to make gift bags from newspaper. When I bought something at a store recently, the clerk handed me my purchase in a bag made from a newspaper.

How to make gift bags from newspaper

I liked it very much and had to make some more—thus today's DIY recycled newspaper project: gift bags made from the Wall Street Journal. You can vary the dimensions, of course, but here's what I used to create a bag that's 5" tall, 4.5" wide, and 3" deep. Handmade Salt Pouches For The Shower Or Bath. I love salt scrubs, especially this time of year when I want to slough off the dead skin from winter, and I equally love bath salts for the skin softening ingredients in them – but more often than not I find myself in the shower.

Handmade Salt Pouches For The Shower Or Bath

These pouches are perfect for combining both bath salt and salt scrub into an exfoliating pouch I can bring into the shower, and they are simple to make. You can go a few different routes when making these so play around with your recipes and find your favorite. Recipes. stories. life, from scratch. » homemade lemon & thyme salt scrub. Lemon & thyme salt scrub.

recipes. stories. life, from scratch. » homemade lemon & thyme salt scrub.

Happy Friday, darlings! The weekend is upon us once again, and no doubt you’ve got some fabulous plans, right? A hot date? Painting the down red? The LIFE LESSONS blog {things crafty, thrifty, family, yummy & rambly): Lesson# 144 The Best Gifts are Homemade {Natural Chapstick} After searching FAR AND WIDE for an awesome Christmas gift for my girlfriends this year...

the LIFE LESSONS blog {things crafty, thrifty, family, yummy & rambly): Lesson# 144 The Best Gifts are Homemade {Natural Chapstick}

I finally landed on the best gift project I'm made thus far. I mean, this is way better than painted frames, decorated mugs and puff painted totes. Introducing the gift that's inexpensive, fun to make, and is actually useful in real life! WOAH! What a concept, right? Garden therapy » A Green Guide to Natural Beauty + Mango Citrus Body Butter Recipe. It’s time to review our very first Garden Therapy Book Club book, A Green Guide to Natural Beauty: 35 step-by-step projects for homemade beauty by Karen Gilbert.

There are many different types of books we will be looking at in Book Club, but when the book is DIY or project-based, then the best way to test it out is to give the projects a try. As the title suggests, A Green Guide to Natural Beauty boasts 35 different natural beauty projects, which made it very appealing given that I’ve been aiming to make as many of my bath and body products as I can.

As part of the Natural Skincare Series I’ve shared recipes and tutorials for soap, scrubs, and bath products all made with natural ingredients, and where possible ingredients from my garden. First and foremost this book is beautiful. Photo Rag Quilt - Made with Printed Treasures Printable Fabric. Home | What's New?

Photo Rag Quilt - Made with Printed Treasures Printable Fabric

| Pictures | Scrapbook | Recipes | Fonts | Our Wedding | Contact Info Please click the images to view larger versions! I had so much fun making my first rag quilt, I immediately had to start another one. And I had just the project in mind! Creative and Cool Ways to Reuse Old Stuff. We aren't sure what you do with your old newspapers, bulbs, plastic and glass bottles and many other things?

Creative and Cool Ways to Reuse Old Stuff.

Here are some really cool and creative ideas of how to reuse them. Ways To Reuse Bottles: Cool and interesting ways to reuse bottles. Here are some more of these - link: 1| 2. Plastic Bottle Lamp: Creation of designer Shelley Spicuzza. Craftaholics Anonymous™ Got an old tee or two {or 20!}

Craftaholics Anonymous™

That you don’t wear anymore? Turn them into *pretty little pom poms! Crochet & Knitting. Welcome to the wonderful world of creative recycling...Milomade gives discarded, unwanted items a new lease of life. Clouds on the ceiling in Crafts for decorating and home decor, parties and... - StumbleUpon. What a tender project we've found at ohdeedoh!

Clouds on the ceiling in Crafts for decorating and home decor, parties and... - StumbleUpon

Let your children fly their imagination in their own room with these great clouds hanging on the ceiling. You will only need cotton or polyester batting to shape the cloud you'd like to create, pinching and pulling it until get the desired cloud; next, form a spiral with a wire along a pencil and wherein one end you will create a circle (with the help of pliers) to tie the fishing line. Living Crafts. Wendy Knits - StumbleUpon.