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42 Amazingly Fun And Useful Things You Print For Free. Make Your Own Hanging Laundry Hamper - Making Nice in the Midwest. Were you wondering where we hid the hamper in our little girl’s nursery?

Make Your Own Hanging Laundry Hamper - Making Nice in the Midwest

20 DIY Home Decor Ideas using Decorative Paper. I recently shared a hub about different ways pretty patterned papers, like scrapbook paper and others, can be used for different craft projects and a few of them were home decor crafts but there are still so many things you can do with decorative papers, especially for home decorating purposes.

20 DIY Home Decor Ideas using Decorative Paper

Using pretty paper to update furniture and other decorative pieces can really help give things a fresh new look. A few other things you can do is use it to decorate candles, create beautiful wreaths and chandeliers and lots of other decorative items. Scrapbook paper is wonderful, but I know what you may be thinking. Price wise, it really can be expensive but not always. Easy DIY Paper Flowers. Happy New Year SNAP!

Easy DIY Paper Flowers

Friends! DIY Chalkboard Mason Jar Candle Centerpiece - Heart Love Weddings. There’s always a lot of excitement around here when we create a fun, simple DIY and I have to say I think that this is one of my favorites.

DIY Chalkboard Mason Jar Candle Centerpiece - Heart Love Weddings

Mason jars have certainly come a long way over the last few years. Or let’s say, uses for them. Certainly more than just for weddings and lest we forget, for canning fruits and vegetables. DIY Wedding Pom Pom Vines. I have a soft spot in my heart for colorful paper and hanging decorations, which means of my favorite things in the world is garlands.

DIY Wedding Pom Pom Vines

For months I’ve been trying to come up with an excuse for a party just so I can make tons of them. This project is a simple twist on a pom pom garland by stringing them vertically with paper leaves so they become vines. You can hang them in trees or tie them to a strand across a ceiling to fill up a room. Customize your own by using different colored tissue paper, cutting different leaves and flower types, or even cutting paper birds and tying them into the strands. Click “more” below to see the rest of the project… My laptop bag tutorial on Sew Mama Sew! My laptop bag tutorial on Sew Mama Sew! Heart Vouchers and Wrap for Mom. There are currently no images from other crafters. close Terms & Conditions You must enter into this Agreement if you want to submit digital images or other content to Prime Publishing through Sharing Customer Images (the "Service").

Heart Vouchers and Wrap for Mom

As used in this Agreement, "we" or "Prime Publishing" means Prime Publishing, LLC. and "you" means the individual or entity submitting materials to Prime Publishing. Any individual or entity that wants to use the Service must accept the terms of this Agreement without change. 1) Eligibility. 2) Definitions. 3) License Grant for Materials. 4) Removal of Materials. 5) License for Name, Trademarks and Likenesses. 6) Specifications and Guidelines. Book cover tutorial (image heavy) My books are among one of my most prized possessions.

Book cover tutorial (image heavy)

I love to read, just about anything from the silly and childish to the tear jerking and latest craze. So I have (finally--I know, I know) put together this super-duper easy Book Cover tutorial, that any level sewer seamstress can do, for any size book, hey you can even hand stitch it! Materials: Doily Lace Candle Votive Tutorial. I have had a doily table runner laying around the house forever.

Doily Lace Candle Votive Tutorial

It didn't look right on our table so I didn't know what to do with it. I ended up using it to make the candle votives on our night stand a little prettier. Now, this tutorial can be done in several other ways. Father’s Day DIY: Embossed leather tag and tie clip. By Jane Trash What you’ll need: Embossed Leather Tag KitPencilPaperLow-tack painter’s tapeWooden block or rulerHammer or malletCutting boardX-ACTO knife Leather is more receptive to being stamped when it’s damp.

Father’s Day DIY: Embossed leather tag and tie clip

Dip your leather pieces into a bowl of water. They don’t need to soak, just dampen them. Let the leather dry. The Lovely Drawer. Yes people!

The Lovely Drawer

I finally have a new DIY for you! I’m so sorry for such a canyon sized gap between this and the last one. It certainly wasn’t intentional but design work very much got in the way. REFRESHING FACE MISTS. I’m obsessed with mists, especially anything with rose water. i leave them by my bed, at my desk, keep a small one on my sink, etc. they instantly make me feel a bit more relaxed and fresh and relaxed. we thought it would be fun to experiment with different combos of scents and oils and make some for ourselves (since they can be pretty pricey when you have as many as i do!) We’re going to share a few of our favorite combinations below and we’re also going to share the label i designed so you can print them and make some on your own. what we used: ••• PRINT THESE LABELS that I designed for the bottles (click to download HERE (1652)) • Glass mist bottle • Aloe vera oil.

Beautiful DIY Paper Lamps — DIY Color Burst. Save the books: how to style a bookshelf for actual book storage - * View Along the Way * I must speak out for the books. Someone is hiding them from us! All those volumes mankind has been printing for the past hundreds of years since the invention of the printing press — oh yes I did just bring up the invention of the printing press and no I don’t know when that was without googling it — all the books are disappearing, you guys. It’s an emergency. All the styled bookshelves are devoid of books! Bookshelves are shelves… for books.

But if you go hunting for beautifully styled shelves on pinterest, you’ll start to think that in order to create beautiful bookshelves, you must first rid yourself of all those pesky books and replace them with Pretty Things That Need Dusting. Design by Meyer Interiors But um. Elle Decor Magazine Just asking. Secret Belgian Binding Instructions. The Secret Belgian Binding These instructions show you how to bind a book with an interesting pattern of weaving which laces the front and back covers to the spine.

Included is the sewing of the text block (a set of four signatures) which is attached to the inside spine of the cover. The secret is in the weave of the cover and in attaching the text block. It is not difficult to do but requires patience in getting the threads taut so that the book does not wobble. Hedi Kyle rediscovered this binding attributed to the Belgians and she solved the mystery of how to make it.

The materials and tools needed are as follows: Questions or comments? Callaloo Soup: Tuesday er, Thursday To-Do. Remember the spiral bound art journal from last week? Here's another one I made with the June Little Black Dress Kit I've become quite obsessed with them actually, so it wasn't difficult for me to make yet another and do a step by step tutorial. But first: The Bind-it-All was one of those tools I had to have because it seemed like if I got one I could immediately whip out 5 mini albums in one sitting.

Sadly this was not the case, the thing actually had a learning curve. Here's what you'll need to make the journal - the finished dimensions are 5&1/2"x8" DIY Bookbinding Video. DIY Rose of Coffee Filter DIY Projects. Book Blankets. This photo originally appeared in FamilyFun Magazine Total Time 1 to 2 hours Ages school-age Give favorite books the protection they deserve with these felt book covers. Customize your cover with a notebook pocket, faux button closure, or penholder. by Amy Kaldor-Bull and Deborah Way. DIY TRAVEL ART ROLL « Rajovilla. For the amount of time the kids and I create and use art supplies, I have yet to make a travel case. DIY Eco Friendly Packaging.

February 26th, 2013. Craft Project for the Holidays: Felt Gift Card Envelope DIY. This contributor post was written by Michael Ann of Michael Ann Made. 31 Insanely Easy And Clever DIY Projects. Glitter Key Ornaments. Inspiration - A cool kitchen-finds blog - Kitchenisms. The refrigerator is often the ugliest thing in a kitchen. Big, space-sucking and stupid looking, they can drain the charm from an otherwise lovely space. DIY: How to Make a Vinyl Record Notebook.

MIA. DIY Wrap Bracelet. You should all know by now that we are all about stacking bracelets on our wrists. The more, the better. In fact . . . the most, the best! With that being said, we’ll show you how to master a version of the ever so popular wrap bracelet. Vintage book travel-tech organizer. Another Steampunk Book. 14 Ways to Revamp Your Shoes. ★ HOW TO make a Leather Journal - BOOK BINDING tutorial ★ Gift ideas / Stitched envelope.