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24 Cute And Incredibly Useful Gift Wrap DIYs

24 Cute And Incredibly Useful Gift Wrap DIYs

101 Handmade Gifts for Her {DIY} Have you seen all the great DIY gifts around the web lately?? I’ve collected tons of creative tutorials, free printables and simply beautiful ideas to help you create handmade gifts that are sure to be cherished! No special skills are needed for many of these tutorials…ya gotta love that! You’ll find lovely jewelry that you can make in minutes, painted belts and camera straps, homemade beeswax candles, picture frame ideas that rock and much more. There are enough projects on this list to make handmade gifts for every friend, sister, mother, neighbor and teacher you know…trust me, there’s a bunch of cool stuff here! That should do it for your gift giving for the next year, I’m sure! Thanks so much for all your pins, tweets, stumbles, and Facebook likes on my Handmade Gift Tutorials and Free Printables posts…you are the coolest crafty friends! Handmade gifts are super special! ~Kim Hooked on Tutorials?

Gift Ideas for poor creative souls (6) You know how it goes, a friend calls you and invites you to dinner at the last minute. OMG! What gift can you take?! You scrabble around the cupboards trying to find a box of chocolates or a bottle of wine but find that most of the chocolates have been eaten and the wine has gone. I thought this was a wonderful idea. Supplies: Patterned paper-one 12 x 12" sheet. These directions will give you one flower. 1. 4. 5. Tip: For single sided paper. 6. Note: Florist tape is stretchy, just play with it and pull gently but firmly as you move down the stem. 7. Note, you will have to play around with the height of the petals, and where on the petal you start your tape. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. For tutorials on how to market yourself online, go here.

sobres 18K+ Well I got this idea from our friend Nina. She was making these super cute envelopes out of scrapbook paper and I really wanted to make some! So I came home and made some! They are so so SO simple and add a personal touch to your envelopes. You will need: An old magazine, scissors, an envelope, a glue stick and a Sharpie. Tear out some magazine pages that you like. Carefully pull the envelope apart. Trace the envelope on a magazine page. Cut the envelope shape out. Turn the envelope over as well as the magazine cut-out. Unfold everything and separate the magazine cut-out from the envelope. Glue the bottom flap down to the two side flaps. And you've made your own envelope! The great thing about making these envelopes our of magazine pages is that the envelopes have a character all of their own.

Sexy Legs Workout Posted by Cags R under Fitness & Training on 21 November 2012 at 1:00 AM With the holiday season fast approaching, you want to make sure your thighs and calves look hot in the tights for your elf costume - right fellas? That's why this week we're challenging you to this fast and effective bodyweight workout which will strengthen your legs - and as we all know, strong is sexy! Check out how to make the most of this workout for your lower abs, glutes and legs with this guide: how to perform exercises for the sexy legs workout and add the workout to your training now! Get more advice and Challenge ideas by signing up to Tribesports - it's free, fun and most importantly fitness focused!

25 DIY Handmade Gift Tutorials Part 2 I love handmade gifts! I love to give them, I love to receive them, I love to make them. In our home May is a crazy month! We have Mother’s Day, our Anniversary and not just one but 2 birthdays. Gifts are in my mind! …It took me a few weeks however to put this list of handmade gifts together The reason why is because I wanted to give you 25 amazing, cute, affordable and easy gifts. Things that you would really want and love to give. Things that your friends, family and neighbors would love to receive. I hope you like them as much as I do! Mama mía! I love these DIY bracelets! I mean capital LOVE! tutorial by Blog A La Cart DIY Wooden Necklace Modern, easy, fun, colorful… I want one! tutorial by agirlwhomakes.com Oh goodness! Give this to the chef of your home! tutorial by beeinmybonnetco.blogspot.com Bottle Cap Flower Magnets What a cute idea! This would make a wonderful Mother’s Day gift. tutorial by Positively Splendid DIY Multi-Strand Scarf Be still my heart! tutorial by Rabbit Food for My Bunny Teeth source

8 Cute DIY Bookmark Ideas bookmarks | 26 comments I don’t really use real bookmarks. I’m not sure why. They’re not expensive, or hard to make, but I tend to just pick up whatever to mark my pages. Old receipts, scraps of paper, a pencil, etc. (For those curious, I finished A Million Suns a couple days later and really enjoyed it! I’ve been eye-ing lots of super cute DIY bookmarks for the last few months that I’ve seen pop up around the web. The problem is, often my bookmarks fall out and I lose my page. I’m definitely going to keep these in mind for future gift giving opportunities after I’ve made a couple for our use at home. 8 Cute DIY Bookmark Ideas Bow Tie Paper Clips Using Fabric Scraps from How About Orange. No-Slip Bookmark Tutorial from Mary Janes and Galoshes. Fabric Button Paper Clip Bookmarks from Quiverfull of Blessings. Remember when I mentioned all those cute ways to use or make fabric rosettes recently? Page Corner Monster Bookmark Template from I Could Make That. About the Author:

idea para carta This guest post on making a button tree is from Diane Payne. She has an awesome tutorial on how to turn hundreds of buttons into some adorable Christmas home decor! Hello everyone! I must admit, I love buttons and I always have. Let’s get started… To make my Christmas tree I used a variety of things I already had in my stash, with the exception of the frame, which I purchased. ButtonsCanvasFeltPom Pom trimAcrylic paintMetallic spray mistPaint brushesSpray bottleFabric glue and Modge PodgeChipboard or cardboardTwineAssorted beadsFreezer paper/wax paper (to protect your work surface) I am a big advocate of using what you have on hand so feel free to make substitutions, based on the supplies in your stash. I purchased a frame with an opening large enough to accommodate the size I envisioned for my tree. Now we’re ready to start painting the background for the canvas. For my background color I chose pale yellow to emulate a glowing backdrop for my Christmas tree.

Hijab Tutorial ~ Scarf Sweethoney What is best way to wear the headscarf? How way of wearing scarf to not too tight in neck area and head? Here we provide some tips and tutorials to wear hijab with the different styles. (Click picture to enlarge) Click HERE to view collection Click HERE to view collection Click HERE to view collection Click HERE to view collection Click HERE to view collection Click HERE to view collection Shawl TIHANY Click HERE to view collection Shawl Halfmoon Pearl ALMAA Click HERE to view collection Click HERE to view collection Shawl AMRAA Style 1 (Oval Shape) Shawl AMRAA Hooded Style (Oval Shape) Shawl Zippy ZAYRA Hooded Style Loose Scarf ADURA Square Scarf AMIRAA Style 1 Square Scarf AMIRAA Style 2 Shawl Chic Polka Dot Turban Style Shawl Zippy Zayra Style 3 Shawl Nawraa with Soft Awning Style Shawl Satin Rose Style III Bawal Beri Style (Square Scarf) Beri Leopard Style (Square Scarf) Turban Style with Shawl Cotton NADRA Shawl Cotton 3 Layer Style Pashmina Plain Style Morning Glory Style Swirl Story Hot Mama Style

Top Awesome 20 Christmas Easy Food Hacks Top Awesome 20 Christmas Easy Food Hacks Posted by admin on Dec 5, 2012 in Food Preparation | 8 comments Christmas is one of the happiest holidays during the year. Following the Thanksgiving and waiting for New Year, the Christmas is all time favorite holiday in the USA and around the world. The holiday rush does not have to be stressful if you host a family party. There are a lot Christmas foods and easy food hacks and tricks that can make food preparation much easier. Christmas Tree Out of Upside Down Waffle Cones Via Pie mug toppers for Mulled cider Via Santa Strawberries Via Freeze whipped cream dollops for a hot chocolate bar Via Create Christmas trees using melted chocolate Via Hot chocolate in the crock pot Via Rice krispie treats with hot chocolate Via M&M Christmas lights Via Potato peeler will make chocolate peels Via Batch of French toast in your oven for Christmas breakfast Via Via Marshmallows & Small candles Via Candy cane sticks Via Snowman Donuts Via Various pancake shapes Various Brownies too Via Via

Weblog Altered matchboxes are easy and fun to make! To view a step-by-step tutorial with photos for making these paper boxes, check out the Matchbox Valentines How Tuesday post on the Etsy Storque blog. These little boxes are approximately the size of standard, store-bought, 32-count matchboxes (1.5″ x 2″ x .5″). They make lovely mini gift boxes, and are also fun to swap! Download Rachel’s matchbox template. Instructions: Print out template on card stock at 100%. Optional: Want to include a little card or mini zine in your matchbox? Want even more matchbox fun?! Here is a newer Envelope-style matchbox template: The inner drawer of this matchbox is exactly the same as my original Matchbox Template above, but the outer wrap differs significantly. Download the Envelope-style Matchbox Template PDF here. Here are the basic instructions which are also printed on the template: Print out template on card stock at 100%. Writing the instructions is the most difficult part of making these templates. Also…

bolsas de regalo con periodico When I bought something at a store recently, the clerk handed me my purchase in a bag made from a newspaper. I liked it very much and had to make some more—thus today's DIY recycled newspaper project: gift bags made from the Wall Street Journal. You can vary the dimensions, of course, but here's what I used to create a bag that's 5" tall, 4.5" wide, and 3" deep. Stack two sheets of newspaper on top of each other. This will be a two-ply bag for extra sturdiness. Cut out a rectangle that's 15.5" wide and 8.25" tall. Fold a flap 1.25" down from the top. Cut two pieces of cardstock or chipboard to 4.25" x 1", then glue them on the widest two panels just under the top fold. Put glue on the outside of the 0.5" tab and bring the left-most panel over to form the body of the bag, aligning the cut edge of the panel with the folded edge of the flap. Upend the bag so the 2" flap is now up. Put glue on both flaps and fold them inward to form the bottom of the bag.

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