Crafts & DIY

Easy DIY Envelopes

Easy DIY Envelopes. Learn how to make cute DIY Envelopes using scrap book paper, magazine pages and other fun printed paper. Years ago, when my Mom and I used to still write letters to each other, we started making our own handmade envelopes. We used everything from the Sunday newspaper comic section to old calendar […]

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DIY Wine Bottle Sweater

Quick and Easy DIY Wine Bottle Sweater – Easily repurpose an old sweater into a Wine Sleeve or Wine Gift Bag As I was cleaning my craft room the other day, I came across a pile of old (and ugly) sweaters that I bought a few years back with the intention of upcycling or repurposing […]

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DIY Glass Garden Art Totem

How to make an Easy DIY Glass Garden Art Totem Pole Tutorial The other day, my hubby and I went to our favorite garden nursery in search of vegetable plants and flowers and guess what else I found …. funky yard art! They had every kind of garden art you can imagine from the normal […]

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Submit Your Craft Project to 16+ Free Websites

Submit Your Craft Project to 16+ Free Websites Hey Creatives! Since I’ve been sharing my dyeing tutorials and craft how-to projects for several years now, I thought I’d give you sort of a behind the scenes look and show you what I do after I hit the ‘Publish’ button on my blog posts. The majority […]

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33 DIY Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Spring has finally sprung again and you know what that means … Mother’s Day! I don’t know about you but after all these years I never know what to get my Mom. In case you’re in the same predicament, here are some super DIY Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day. It’s so easy to get her […]

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Marble Dyed Easter Eggs with Onion Skins

Easter is literally just around the corner so this tutorial on how to marble dye Easter Eggs with onion skins is super later. But, I’ve been wanting to share it for years now, so here goes. This onion dye technique is how we used to decorate our Easter Eggs when I was a kid growing […]

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Marbled Goat Milk Soap

DIY Marbled Goat Milk Soap Tutorial With Christmas right around the corner, I’m in full DIY gift crafting mode. I absolutely love making presents for my friends and I especially love making soaps, scrubs and bath products! The past few years, I made Brown Sugar/Vanilla Body Scrub and Yummy Bath Bombs so this year I […]

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DIY Alcohol Ink Ornaments

DIY Alcohol Ink Ornaments Tutorial Hey, I’m back with another fun craft project using alcohol inks … DIY Alcohol Ink Christmas Ornaments! I’m sort of obsessed with alcohol inks, truly. You can create such gorgeous, painterly effects with them. Almost like watercolor paints but better, brighter. And Christmas is right around the corner. (This page […]

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DIY Felted Journal Cover

We’ve been going to a lot of art, craft and flea markets the past few months and I’ve noticed a new trend of creative journal makers. Some gorgeous work from leather to fabric, even steam punk deco with gears and watch parts. Way more work than I care to do but WOW! So, I thought […]

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How to Make a Macrame Plant Hanger

How to Make a Macrame Plant Hanger – Step by step tutorial Do you love plants and flowers as much as I do? Do you have a house full of houseplants like I do? They sort of multiply around here. I’ve been busy making some simple macrame indoor plant hangers to get the plants off […]

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15 Ideas for Decorating Easter Eggs

Although, here in Kentucky it’s been a much milder than usual Winter, we are all happy that Spring is finally here once again! And you know what that means, right? Easter is just about here again, too. And that means getting out the dyes and coloring Easter Eggs. That’s always fun (especially dyeing easter eggs […]

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How to Dye Easter Eggs with Silk Ties

I’ve been on kind of an Easter Egg decorating kick lately. There are just so many fun ways to dye and decorate Easter Eggs! When I grew up, it was either the little dye tablets or natural dyeing with onion skins. That’s all we ever did. Well, now the sky’s the limit. You can paint […]

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