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DIY Window Shelves for Plants I recently shared my craft room tour. And as a little reward for cleaning up that chaos and getting organized, I treated myself to a little DIY project. I love one of the windows in this room. Here’s how it… Craft Room Tour

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DIY Engraved Glass Vase - DIY Show Off ™ - DIY Decorating and Home Improvement BlogDIY Show Off It’s almost wedding season and DIY/handmade gifts are so special, aren’t they? Do you love personalized/engraved gifts as much as I do? Well, we’re big Dremel fans (gotta love tool that doesn’t intimidate AND we actually have a “Dremel workshop” in our basement…that’s a post for a different day). DIY Kids Tyre Seating So today I am going to share one of my all time favorite DIY tutorials with you. It was one of my first ever projects and well received, as seen on my original posting on my Facebook page (back when I thought sharing a before and after picture was ‘blogging’…. turns out its not…but thats a story for another time). For my US readers, I know you’re probably thinking I spelt the word ‘tyre’ wrong, but I didn’t.

DosFamily - Flock We are at our little cottage in Dalarna and we are fixing it up. So we are able to use it even in the winter. (Dalarna is in th middle/north of Sweden. Free Printable Thank You Cards Whether you're saying thanks for the great birthday gift you received, or "thanks for coming to my party!", our free printable thank you cards are sure to be a fun way to show your gratitude! We've got cute as can be printable cards for just about everyone. And if you don't see what you're looking for, don't fret! We will be adding new printables on an ongoing basis!

Organizing a Craft Closet - DIY Show Off ™ - DIY Decorating and Home Improvement BlogDIY Show Off Happy New Year, DIY Friends! Kicking off 2016 with a DIY organization challenge! Every January, I find myself wanting to declutter and get organized around the house. I do have a craft room upstairs that acts more as a storage room because I find that I prefer crafting on the dining room table. Trendy DIY Marble Mugs With Nail Polish - Shelterness Marble décor is super popular right now, and we continue sharing cool marble-inspired ideas that you may like. Today we’ll make these marble mugs, you’ll need mugs, nail polish, toothpicks, a container. Fill your container halfway with hot water.

Creative Kismet » Blog Archive » little guiding stars Since the new year has started I’ve been trying to think of ways to be more kind to my self. Especially when that nasty gremlins try to creep in and stump me. I remembered this origami star video on You Tube and had to get them involved in my plan. I thought it would be fun to make a whole bunch with kind words and “you are….” phrases inside. I made 60 of them, enough to last me the whole year if I open one a week, plus a few extra just in case. I used 12 x 12 inch scrapbook paper and cut 1/2 x 12″ strips, then followed the video HERE*. Tiny Polaroid Magnets Hi there! It’s felt like forever since I’ve last blogged, and has felt like an eternity since I’ve done anything crafty and nifty. Since my morning sickness has gone into full speed (yes, we’re expecting our third this fall!) I haven’t felt like myself.

DIY Project Parade: Closet Doors - How to Turn BiFold Doors into French Doors - DIY Show Off ™ - DIY Decorating and Home Improvement BlogDIY Show Off I love this blog day at the DIY Show Off! I finished up the bi-fold doors. Finally! Only they’re not bi-fold doors anymore! All-in-One Outdoor Oven, Stove, Grill and Smoker This wood-fired, outdoor masonry stove can be used four ways: for baking, grilling, cooking and smoking. Whatever your cooking needs, this outdoor oven can do it, thanks to interchangeable grill grates and griddle surfaces. If you want to grill steaks or fish, use the grill grate.

Faux Metal Artwork I am so excited with my latest project. I have been saving paper towel and toilet paper towel rolls for about 2 months now. I finally had enough to do my craft. Here is the finished product! I love the way it turned out! Make flowers from crepe paper Ages ago I bought a package of crepe paper (like this—the folded sheets, not streamers). An impulse purchase simply because... it was orange? The other day I finally made some flowers with it while watching way too much HGTV. These will be nice gift toppers, or maybe I'll do more and make a wreath.