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Perfume Locket. Today I have an exciting new feature we are rolling out on Glamour and Grace!

Perfume Locket

I have asked my good friend Sarah Montes, illustrator and crafter extraordinaire, to come and share a fabulous new DIY idea each month! This month she is sharing something really unique that I know you all will love! I will let Sarah take it away! All Natural Lip Balm. The week leading up to the new year wasn't exactly how I had pictured it.

All Natural Lip Balm

It was the last week of the boys winter break. I had envisioned walks around downtown looking at the lights, taking down the Christmas tree together, continuing our holiday baking marathon and maybe even a little post Christmas mall browsing. But alas, none of those things happened. The flu happened. Or rather, what I guess must have been the flu. Thankfully, I had made a big batch of lip balm the week before Christmas to give as little handmade gifts to my girlfriends. This recipe is super simple. The recipe came from this blog last year and I tweaked it a bit and she grabbed it from this book where she had tweaked it a bit. Sweet Orange Lip Balm 8 Tablespoons Coconut Oil 3 Tablespoons Beeswax 1.5 Tablespoons Raw Honey 30 drops Sweet Orange essential oil (if you want color) 1/2 stick of natural lipstick (I like Jane Iredale and Josie Moran) Remove mixture from heat, and add peppermint oil and lipstick.

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*December 13, 2012 Update: I have had many of you wanting the labels to download…Great News!

Sugar Scrubs Recipes

They are now available and you can get them by clicking on this link: Peppermint Candy Cane Sugar Scrub Labels You will notice that you have to Like my Face Book page to get it. 39 DIY Gifts You'd Actually Want To Receive. BookNote. Buy Unique Handmade Gifts, Eco Friendly Gifts Online. How to Make Cans and Wood Cutlery Holder. I love the way ordinary food cans change their look after covering them with some paint.

How to Make Cans and Wood Cutlery Holder

You can then, use them to store anything or make them lighten up your garden like these Tin Can Lanterns. If you are a crafty person who needs some creative storage for your cutlery or painting tools, this Cans and Wood Cutlery Holder will make your day! A mother and daughter from Brazil, do a great job running this crafty blog in their own language “Madame Criativa”. If you like what they do, don’t hesitate to follow them and try this tin can project. It is stylish, easy to make and very comprehensive. What would be your color for this holder? Check out Madame Criativa site, here. Tools: HammerNailsScrews Supplies / ingredients: 6 tin cansPiece of woodLeather beltEnamel paint or spray paint.

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