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Here's The DIY Cloud Lamp That Doesn't Cost You $3,000, And It's So Simple To Create. Here’s a fun little project that’s actually pretty unique, and will add some flare to your room thanks in part to TiffyQuake.

Here's The DIY Cloud Lamp That Doesn't Cost You $3,000, And It's So Simple To Create

Now, you might have seen the article we featured here a few months ago about the cloud lamp that creates an incredible thunderstorm inside your bedroom, but as you can imagine it’s pretty expensive…. roughly $3,000. Which is probably something most people wouldn’t be able to splurge on… so we found this alternative. You can always vary it up if you want something different, but here’s what you’ll need: Cotton batting / Paper lanterns / Wooden dowel / Fishing line or string / Hot glue gun / Battery-powered LED lights / Screw hook Different sizes of paper lanterns Hot glue gun with sticks Set of LED curtain lights Clear string or fishing line Cotton batting Use the glue gun to apply the hot glue on the paper lantern… then start attaching the cotton Using your wooden dowel, tie the string or fishing line around it Tie each ball individually and adjust the length as needed.

46 Awesome String-Light DIYs For Any Occasion. WizdomLa-Toya Norwood's Photos. CWTS reveal - the book clutch + how-to. Did you see this week’s Crafting with the Stars?

CWTS reveal - the book clutch + how-to

We got third place- and we’re moving on to round 2! Yikes! My project was the book clutch…this is the post:A little vintage book… upon further review is actually a clever clutch. This upcycled clutch is sure to be a conversation starter wherever you go. Made from a vintage book and old bag found at the thrift store melded together to create this little gem of a purse. Pair it with a ruffley blouse and some skinny jeans and you’re rockin’ the librarian chic look.

Best Lipstick Tutorial Using Crayons - Do It Yourself. 31 Insanely Easy And Clever DIY Projects. Naturally Clean. I cleaned out my fridge.

Naturally Clean

Don’t ask details or you might lose all respect for me. Husby’s so called “Stop! No! Don’t throw it away! I’ll eat it later!” Shower? Cube pure glycerin soap and microwave in 20 second intervals, stirring after each interval, until soap is completely melted. Puree fruit of choice, herbs, or zest from the flesh of citrus. Spray the inside of empty jello boxes, muffin tins, or any small glass/plastic container with vegetable spray. Allow soaps to harden for 2 hours. Neat DIY gift and craft ideas / envelopes made from doilies. Easy Button Earrings Tutorial - StumbleUpon. Did you know...that you can make new earrings with a button and a paperclip?

Easy Button Earrings Tutorial - StumbleUpon

True story! I've been trying to think of a way for us to make some earrings without having to buy supplies. Buying the beads and all the findings can really add up. :o( Sad. But-oh, what? That still leaves the findings. Clip the top of the paperclip off with wire cutters: Snap off the button shanks: Do-it-Yourself DIY String Wedding Lanterns Yarn Chandeliers - StumbleUpon.

Jessica of Wednesday Inc shows us how to make those gorgeous twine chandeliers from the inspiration shoot she shared with us this morning.

Do-it-Yourself DIY String Wedding Lanterns Yarn Chandeliers - StumbleUpon

Using balloons, glue and twine, you can also make these lanterns for your wedding – and then bring it home and use it as your very own mid century lampshade. What you will need are: balloons, glue, yarn, tray for glue, corn starch 1/2 cup of Corn starch, 1/4 cup of Warm water, clear fast drying spray paint, hanging lamp cord or fishing line (depending on your desired final product), and a lighting kit if you’re looking for a fully functional lantern. Normal patterns. Moss Graffiti. How to use FUROSHIKI. Click click click click.

How to use FUROSHIKI

Watermark Tee Tutorial by Sweet Verbana. Hello U-Create readers!

Watermark Tee Tutorial by Sweet Verbana

I am so excited to be guest posting here today. It just so happens to be my first guest post and I'm still a little shocked that it's here at Ucreate, one of my favorite blogs! Ten minute no-sew recycled t-shirt bag! Tutorial time!

Ten minute no-sew recycled t-shirt bag!

I got a gig teaching a recycled t-shirt project at the library a few months ago, with a request for a recycled tee bag – the only bags I’d made from tees in the past had required sturdy sewing, and I didn’t want hand-sewing to be the only thing holding the bottom closed in a class version of the bags, so I started brainstorming about some kind of hand-sewing-friendly or no-sew bag idea…. and here’s what I came up with! The simplest version of these bags is great for smaller tees, or the more light-weight kind of girl-tees – just turn the bottom of the shirt into a drawstring and tie it closed! As you can see, even with a not huge tee, this will still leave a significant hole in the bottom of your bag, but for purposes like grocery shopping, this size hole shouldn’t really matter…