Alexis Johnson

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Kids' Party Crafts

Keep young guests entertained with our favorite party crafts for kids.<p>The real party animals are bound to come out when kids decorate store-bought blowouts with cute paper critters. Use our clip-art designs, or let little artists draw their own.

Handmade Party Favors

Add some pop to white boxes with gold-medallion stickers, for party favors that sparkle.

DIY Brush Bag

Special Brush bag with free pattern part of a DIY travel kit. Great pre summer traveling project.<p>782<p>2577

Tutorial: 30 minute kids bean bag chair

This kids bean bag chair is the perfect reading nook! Hayley from Project Nursery shows how you can make one in just 30 minutes. Seriously! It’s made …

How-To: Jell-O Marshmallow Fondant

Making a decorative cake? Why not whip up some colorful marshmallow fondant with this handy tutorial from Instructables contributor Penolopy Bulnick.

9 DIY Benches You Need to Make This Weekend

A bench is one of those ultra versatile furniture pieces that’s always nice to have in a home. They provide extra seating for guests and, if nothing else, they’re a fab spot to throw your extra belongings. Whether you place one in the hallway, the entryway, your bedroom, on your patio or in every …

Crafting

The 22 Dreamiest Home Decor Instagrams You Need to Follow Now

It’s time for an Instagram feed makeover. If you’re obsessed with home decor and are in need of some inspiration, direct your envy to these 22 dreamy home decor accounts. Whether you’re in the midst of a remodel, you’re bored with your bedroom or you simply love looking at beautiful rooms, these …

Kelly Wearstler

Flubber

Make squishy flubber with warm water, glue and Borax. Encourage your kids’ cognitive development while having fun at the same time.<p>Get the …

Cognition

10 Refashioned Tank Tops for the Dog Days

Holy summer, y’all! It’s been in the 90s here in Atlanta for pretty much a month straight. Sleeves are just not happening. You would have to be a mad …

Budget Friendly Backyard DIY’s

If you have a backyard and are looking for ways to add a little more fun to your decor, check out this post from Buzzfeed. These 51 ideas for great …

10 Simple Steps to Organizing Your Pantry

There is something about the holidays that makes me want to get organized. Come Jan. 1st you can almost always find me cleaning out a closet or …

Travel Duffel Bag

Going on vacation has never looked more stylish than with this DIY travel duffel bag inspired by the color story in our July 2014 issue.

Easy Mini Panda Cupcakes

How cute are these mini cupcakes!? They are almost too cute to eat!<p>Bakerella shows us how to make these cute little pandas using cupcakes, white …

Candy Mini Donuts DIY

30 Dye-It-Yourself Projects

If you’re feeling stifled by inadequate palettes at stores, then head to the craft store or your kitchen for your preferred dyeing ingredients. With options aplenty, you can make solids, tie-dye or experiment with ombre to dress your home or you. The possibilities are endless — as are the mediums …

Crafting

Chalkboard Cookies

20 Fall Wreath Ideas

Once Autumn has begun, the options of Fall decorating are endless. Whether you like to decorate for Fall in general or focus more on the Halloween …

Wreaths

52 of the quickest and easiest DIY Craft Projects

Some of these are terrible, some of these are funny and some of these are way too simple. But the rest are ideas that are both quick and easy. And …

Crafting

Totes for All: 26 Stylish Tote Bags to DIY

A girl can never have too many bags, right? When you’re rushing out the door juggling handfuls of tiny things, it’s nice to have a cute bag to grab! The tote is the perfect go-to bag because it can travel with you to the grocery store or beach and is still stylish enough to run errands. Plain totes …

Crafting

Pleated Skirt DIY

This pleated skirt is easy enough for the beginner sewer. Make it short for warm weather or maxi-style for cooler Autumn days.<p>371<p>1740

A Dozen Stylish DIY Leggings

Ready to swap those swimsuits and shorts for stylish fall staples you can easily layer? Hoodies and wrap coats are musts, along with leggings which look equally amazing paired with a chic top or casual dress. And luckily, thanks to these 12 creative DIY projects, designing your own leggings has …

Clothing

Framed

I saw this frame on Pinterest and thought it was such a cute idea! All you need is a glass frame and you can use it as a dry erase board! Brilliant! …

20 Wonderful Storage Solutions for Every Part of The Home

With the modern living, sometimes in our lives, everyone of us are facing problems with a low storage space. Today, there are so many people that …

16 Chic Laptop Cases You Can Make In Under an Hour

No offense, laptop cases, but you have a tendency to be… well, how do we put this… kinda boring. We want you to be secure enough to keep our laptops safe, but do you have to be so plain and blah? Instead of settling for that black nylon case, check out these pretty DIY cases that can be made in an …

Crafting

Small Space Solution: 15 DIY Garment Racks

Ample closet space is hard to come by, and if you’re a big city girl, you know you’re lucky if you even <i>have</i> a closet. Whether you’re strapped for space or are just looking to fill an empty corner in your bedroom, it’s a shame to cram your best dresses or that new romper in a drawer. Bring your …

Carrie Bradshaw

How-To: Block Zip Pouch

Sew your own elegantly simple and infinitely useful block zip pouch with this wonderful tutorial from Minki’s Work Table!

What to Do with Cookout Leftovers (Hint: Tacos)

From chicken tacos to pan-fried sausage, here's how to use up all the leftovers from your cookout, whether it's Labor Day, Memorial Day, or any old day<p></head>Barbecue food is the best food. Grilled meats, charred vegetables, salads that make liberal use of mayonnaise and questionable use of the …

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