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38 Anthropologie Hacks

38 Anthropologie Hacks

Dish Towel Bunny February 12th, 2013 posted by Crafter's Community Materials: 1 dish towel 2 washcloths Ribbon If you make this project we’d love to see it! What you do Lay the dishtowel on the table with the wrong side up. Tie with a piece of ribbon as close to the dishtowel as you can (tie a bow with the ribbon) (Fig. 4). Slide the “arms” in between the back and front of the dishtowel up to the “neck”. Bring the “hands” to the front and tie at the “wrists” with another bow (Fig. 8). Poem for Kitchen Bunny // I am your kitchen bunny when you tire of me untie my bows…and I will become 2 washcloths and one drying towel If you enjoy kid’s crafts, sign up for our Busy Little Hands weekly newsletter for free crafts and kid’s recipes direct toyour email box!

lovesome The Little Giggler: Tutorials That Rock My World The other day I was thinking about how awesome bloggers are. No, I'm not talking about myself. Although now that I think about it I am pretty awesome. {wink} Anyways, I was thinking about how many great things I've learned or learned how to make because some awesome blogger decided to share it. So I decided to put together a little list. Before I start can I just ask you to please go to the original site if you want to "pin" any of these projects. Here we go....awesomeness. You can find the tutorial HERE. My husband and I just made this for our daughter. You can find the tutorial HERE. The little giggler and I both rock these babies. I LOVE a good, affordable personalized gift. Who doesn't need one of these?! The little giggler has A, B, C, & 1, 2, 3. I love this tutorial! Cutting Fabric with a Cricut via Sew WoodsyFind the tutorial HERE.This tutorial has changed my life! This is SOOO GOOOD! There you have it!

cherished*vintage To me, the best part about Halloween, is decorating. Ya know, I never was into seasonal decorating (well...except for Christmas), until I had kids. They get so excited and that makes it so fun!Each year, I like to add something new and change things up a bit. One thing I added this year - the 'BOO' sign I painted for our front porch entry that is bat infested. Inside, I made a bare branch tree swarming with bats - scary! The girls and I cut out bats from black construction paper and hot glued them randomly to the branches. Kinda into bats this year, as you can see - ha! I'll be hosting a Halloween themed get-together next week, and wanted an easy craft for the group to do. I thought fabric pumpkins would be fun and something that everyone could enjoy through Thanksgiving. I used scraps of vintage chenille, driftwood for the stems, and felted wool sweaters for the leaves. Having all the supplies on hand was a bonus! Well, there you have it.

Cookie Cutter Candles 101 Festive Fall Tutorials These Festive Fall Tutorials should make it easy for you to celebrate all season long. You’ll find anything from a stunning leaf scarf to a Batty Lamp. Oh, and don’t miss any of the amazing wreaths made with acorns, burlap, candy corn and so much more. There’s a little something for everyone on this list, and some of these are sure to make you the envy of all your neighbors…just sayin’! Load up your glue gun and let’s get creative! Oh my gosh…that’s a list to keep you busy!

New Life To An Old Bag With Charms There is nothing more fun for me to take something old and a bit ‘off and give it new life. Today was the turn of this little straw bag. To renew it I thought of adding a row of hearts made and decorated with polymer clay. Non c’è cosa più divertente per me che prendere qualcosa di vecchio e un po’ spento e dargli nuova vita. Here’s what you need: an old bag and polymer clay in the colors that you prefer. Ecco cosa vi serve: una vecchia borsa e del fimo nei colori che preferite. Once you’ve softened your polymer clay hang up to have a thin layer. Una volta ammorbidito il fimo stendetelo fino ad avere uno strato sottile. Decorate the hearts according to your tastes, I chose blue and yellow to do not make them too excessive but brighter colors would have been beautiful too. Decorate i cuori secondo i vostri gusti, io ho scelto il blu e giallo per non farla troppo eccessiva ma anche dei colori più accesi sarebbe stati bellissimi. You may also like:

DIY - Plexiglass Bag I’ve always loved the plexiglass bags, even when anyone liked it, maybe that’s why I have always collected boxes of this material, of every size and shape, waiting for inspiration to transform them into something else Ho sempre adorato le borse di plexiglass, anche quando non piacevano a nessuno, sarà per questo che colleziono scatole di questo materiale da sempre, di ogni dimensione e forma, aspettando l’ispirazione per trasformarle in qualcosa di diverso The project is very very colorful, and the great thing is that you can use the colors you prefer, perhaps to be combined with a pair of shoes that you have or a dress. Today we use nail polishes! Il progetto di oggi è molto molto colorato, e la cosa bella è che potete usare i colori che preferite, magari per abbinarli ad un paio di scarpe che avete o ad un vestito. To give the bag a final touch I used an old belt very thin, I cut it, I glued in back of the box, leaving the buckle in the front. You may also like:

DIY – Transparent Envelope Bag This project is a bit ‘eccentric I admit, a bit’ out of the ordinary, a little over the top, but every now and then is not bad right? I wanted to try to make a transparent clutch a little color with a quote, shall we? Questo progetto è un po’ eccentrico lo riconosco, un po’ fuori dal comune, un po sopra le righe, ma ogni tanto non è male no? HO voluto provare a fare un clutch trasparente un po colorata e con una quote, che ne dite? Here’s what you need, a transparent document bag, studs, a piece of chain, glue. Ecco cosa vi serve, una busta portadocumenti trasparente, delle borchie, un pezzo di catena, della colla. The first thing to do is locate the studs on the sides, the plastic hole easily and the procedure is quite fast, at this point you need to prepare a button to cover the clip. La prima cosa da fare è posizionare le borchie sui lati, la plastica si buca facilmente e la procedura è piuttosto veloce, a questo punto è necessario preparare un bottone per coprire la clip.

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How To Make Your Own Wicks For Candles Candle making is a popular crafting activity. They make fun and unique gifts, are customizable and give of lovely scents when lit. Many crafters create their own candles but wicks are often purchased at a hobby store. For a completely handmade candle, use just a few steps and simple materials. Things You'll Need Cotton Kite Strings Or TwineClothespins And LineTable SaltScissorsOld NewspapersPaper And Binder Clips show more Dissolve two tablespoons of table salt and four tablespoons of borax in 1-1/2 cups of warm water. Soak a 1-foot length of regular cotton kite string or twine in the solution for 15 minutes. Hang the string with a clothespin for five days to be sure it is completely dry. Use a paper clip to dip the string in melted wax three or four times, coating it completely. Store wicks rolled up in a newspaper. Add only one chemical for color variation.

How to turn almost anything into a freakin’ huge bow for wedding decor or fashion! Have you ever looked a big fluffy gift bow and thought "How the hell do they make that?" Well, it turns out you can totally DIY gift bows — nice, big, fluffy ones out of almost any paper good. I'm going to make one out of a map. But you can make them from fancy ribbon, of course, or from recycled materials, too — comic strips from the Sunday paper, ribbon from an old VHS tape, pages of an outdated calendar, anything you can cut into strips and twist into loops can be made into a gorgeous bow. Once you've mastered this tutorial, you can use these custom bows as aisle décor, table settings or centerpieces, or secure them to headbands or barrettes and wear them in your hair. Materials and Tools Map(s), or whatever you'd like to use Ruler Scissors Glue runner or double-sided tape Step 1: Determine the finished size of your bow. Step 2: Width of bow should increase with size of bow. Step 4: Do the twist! Step 5: Now stack and tape together! Step 6: Bask in the gorgeousness! Tips: Your Turn!

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