un pompon avec un t shirt Learn how to turn old t-shirts into pom poms! T-shirt Pom Poms are so much more durable than tissue paper ones. And I think they look loads better! autumn leaf bouquet I don’t know what it’s like in your neighborhood, but when I step outside here in Oakland, I sense it right away: Fall is in the air! I’m lucky enough to have a few turning trees on my street, so I don’t miss out entirely on the brilliant autumn colors I remember from growing up in NH. Speaking of brilliant autumn colors, I’m thrilled to share this stunning maple leaf rose bouquet DIY from a fellow Kate — clay, fiber and paper artist Kate Hust.
How to Make Zipper Jewelry Tutorials The first zipper tutorial I mentioned was Outi Pyy's statement piece. Then came the lovely zipper flower tutorial by Annie Mistak. There has been a ton of new zipper jewelry tutorials since then. So if you're game to try, check these out. Basic Pocket TOTE How many bags do you own? Probably a lot. Maybe a better question is….how many bags have you made? Um, probably a lot. But isn’t there’s always room for one more? Similar to the KID PANTS series, I thought it would be fun to share a series of Tote bag tutorials. la lampe boite d oeuf There are so many fun crafty things that can be done with paper pulp egg cartons. When I came across these unique purple ones in the trash at my office (yes, I dug them out of the trash), I just knew they could be turned into something really spectacular. My idea?
suspension pour plantes Nowadays most of the people recycle. It’s true that we need to correct our disposable culture and our Eco-nomically. Recycling is the most popular solution to our plastic pollution problem. Reuse plastic bottles and transform them into different solutions for your home. In fact, if you are reusing junk, you are helping to make the initial energy that went into the production of that material last longer and go farther. Bracelets: a tutorial This project is inspired by one of my first pins. Credit goes to that first pinner out there who saw it and realized they could make it themselves. Do you use Pinterest? It's funny how a site filled with such creativity can make me feel so un-creative. Like everything has been done before and no matter how great I think my idea is, chances are, someone has already done it.
Nalle's House: DIY: Himmeli Christmas Ornament Following the boy's fox party, I had a bunch of paper straws leftover. I guess most people preferred their beverage sans straw. :) While I was putting them away, I thought that they would be perfect for a Himmeli. A Himmeli is a traditional Finnish Christmas decoration usually made from straw (hay). Using my grey/black/white paper straws made for a modern take on this classic decoration. I also decided rather than make a big Himmeli mobile, I would just make some ornaments.
make a crocheted necklace - wise craft After a busy week of deadlines, topped off with replacing a laptop after mine died (the night before one of those big deadlines), I had a nice relaxing morning yesterday, crocheting these sweet little necklaces. Trust me when I say, these are quick and easy if you have crochet experience. And fun! Toilet Paper Roll Wall Art Well that’s a mouthful! So the time has come, it’s Pinterest Challenge time again! Every season Sherry from YHL and Katie from Bower Power throw a little link party to get people to stop pinning things and actually start making.
Button Bracelets Making button bracelets is easy. I´ve used hemp strings in various colours and coloured wood buttons. Any button will of course do, as will twine or cotton strings. Good luck!