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Owl- bedside lamp : Dominika Drop. DIY: Wine Bottle Light « Wit & Whistle. November 3rd, 2009 This past spring Daniel and I went on a road trip from San Francisco to the Grand Canyon.

DIY: Wine Bottle Light « Wit & Whistle

Along the way we stopped at Chateau Julien for a wine tasting. I wanted to do something with the empty bottle instead of throwing it in the recycling bin. So here it is! You’ll need: an empty wine bottle a drill safety glasses and gloves (just in case the bottle breaks) 1/2″ glass drill bit masking tape short strand of Christmas lights (with a plug only on one end) - A Community for Crafts and DIY Projects with Free Craft Ideas, Inspiration, Advice and More. Inspiration: Origami Cranes. It is said that when one folds 1000 origami paper cranes they are granted a wish.

Inspiration: Origami Cranes

Source Source Source Source Source. 10 Great Ways To Reuse Stuff You Might Otherwise Chuck Out. Most favorited all-time. Baby must-haves you can make. When I first became pregnant I was so excited to shop for all of the must-have baby gear — but all those new baby expenses can add up fast.

Baby must-haves you can make

Luckily, with a little creativity and a few easy tutorials, you can craft your own baby essentials! Simple DIY crib mobile Decorating a nursery can be one of the most exciting parts of preparing for baby. Rather than buying an expensive crib mobile, make one yourself in any pattern or color to match baby's room. Jamie with Sew She Sews shows you how to make your own. No-sew upcycled baby hat No sewing skills? DIY baby wrap carrier Wearing your baby is a great calming technique, and also a good way to keep your hands free. Fabric travel high chair Don't worry about lugging a big high chair or booster seat when you head to Grandma's for dinner. DIY wipeable changing pad Changing your baby's diaper while out and about is inevitable, but the changing tables in public restrooms can be really gross!

Make a pretty wipes case Fabric nursing cover tutorial. Cute shirt tutorial. Easy Sewing Project: How To Make a Stuffed Toy Owl. Hand-Towel Beach Bag. Easy no-sew Roman shades. The right window treatments can add so much to a room.

Easy no-sew Roman shades

If you have a window in need of a little extra something, bring it to life with this easy Roman shade tutorial. The best part is that there's no sewing required! What you'll need Decorator weight fabric1/2-inch fusible hem tapeFabric glueScissorsIron and ironing boardFabric tape measureRegular tape measureMini blinds What you'll do Decide which window you want to create a Roman shade for. Use your tape measure to measure the width and height of your window. Iron the fabric to remove any wrinkles or creases. Measure out your fabric. Cut the fabric to size. Fold in both sides of the fabric 1/2-inch and press. Lay the hem tape in the fold in the fabric. Use the iron to fuse the hem tape into place.

Repeat steps 6 through 8 for the top and bottom edges of the fabric, then lay the fabric out, printed side down. Apply a generous amount of fabric glue to the front of the top bar of the mini blinds. Trim the ladder cord between each mini blind. Reversible Purse.


General Craft. Knitting. Sewing. Craft DIY Projects, Patterns, How-tos, Fashion, Recipes @ - Felting, Sewing, Knitting, Crocheting, Home & More. Arts And Crafts Photo Gallery : theBERRY - StumbleUpon. How to, Creative DIY, Crafts, Patterns & Tips - 40 Beautiful Free Fonts For Creating Attractive Typography Headlines. A sweet collection of carefully handpicked high quality free fonts, which are all suitable to be used for creating attractive typography headlines which will attract people’s attention.

40 Beautiful Free Fonts For Creating Attractive Typography Headlines

A collection of amazing fonts which are suitable and perfect for web design projects as well print based projects. There is a misconception by designers that free fonts are usually cheap looking and cannot be used in order to create a good design, but what designers don’t realise is that there is the odd good free font it just takes time in order to find the perfects ones.

This is the exact purpose of this article to be bookmarked by designers and to referred to in the future when working on a design projects where money may be tight and the client can’t afford to splash out on big expensive fonts. This post will be a handy resource for designers searching high quality good free fonts. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.