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How-To: Modern Home Chalkboard Organizer

Keep everything in order for your on-the-go life with this video tutorial for making your own modern home chalkboard organizer that my pal Meg from Meg Allan Cole Crafts shared on HGTV Handmade!

How-To: Oreo Taco Cookies

Ever wish taco night was actually cookie night? Well, now you can have your tacos and eat cookies too with this incredible recipe for Oreo Taco Cookies by Erica’s Sweet Tooth.<p>One of my favorite parts of baking is getting creative and playing with food – there are some really crazy but totally …

How-To: Recycled Tire Flower Planter

Turn discarded tires into festive summertime decor with this recycled tire flower planter tutorial from DIY Show Off!<p>Head over to DIY Show Off to see how it’s done.


Sonya Clarke’s Afro Abe

Artist Sonya Clarke made this witty modification to a five dollar bill, which she calls Afro Abe ii, by adding nothing but some embroidery stitches.<p>[via Junk Culture]

DIY Dinosaur Serving Dish

Tired of serving dishes that don’t have dinosaur heads sticking out of them? Well, you’re in luck because Three Little Monkeys Studio came up with this great DIY Dinosaur Serving Dish tutorial to terrify (or at least slightly creep-out) your guests!<p>[via Neatorama]<p><b>More:</b><p>How-To: Dinosaur Corn Cob …

How-To: String Art Silhouette Portraits

Make custom string art silhouette portraits with this fun tutorial from Becca at Ladyface Blog!<p>They’d make a great gift, especially for the pet lovers in your life.<p>Head over to Ladyface Blog to see the full how-to.

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Mini Book Embroidery Pattern

Stitch up a cute little addition to your handmade library with this mini book embroidery pattern from Mollie at Wild Olive!

How-To: Skyscraper Cat Scratcher

Have feline friends? Make your kitties an awesome skyscraper cat scratcher with this tutorial from Karen at MAISON KUOTIDIEN.<p>Pretty great, huh? Head over to MAISON KUOTIDIEN to see how it’s done!<p>[Via CraftGawker]

How-To: Button-Embellished Collar

Add quirky DIY style to your dressy shirts with this button-embellished collar tutorial from David Leon Morgan.

How-To: Fishtail Braided Friendship Bracelets

Add a bit of camp-inspired fun to your summertime crafting with this fishtail braided friendship bracelet tutorial from Carrots ‘n Spice!<p>[Via CraftGawker]

How-To: Discreet Pants Fly Checker

Instructables editor Randy Sarafan created this amazingly useful tutorial that discreetly checks that your fly isn’t down and alerts when it is!<p>Basically, this is a device that lets you discreetly check in public whether or not your pants fly is up. By pressing a button located in the watch pocket …

The United States of Americute

Amber Alves of felt like it discovered a disturbing lack of cute in maps of the U.S. and decided to remedy the situation with this United States of Americute map.

How-To: Crochet Letters

Tumblr user Handy Kitty shared patterns for crocheting every letter of the alphabet!<p>Use your left-over yarns of assorted colors to make these colorful alphabets, they are quick, easy – and fun, be creative and play with the letters to make up your own message :)<p>[via Starry Night Cat]<p><b>More:</b><p>Crochet …

String Art Portraits

Ladyface Blog combines 3 excellent things into one rad DIY. Animals, portraits, and string art? Yes please!

Crocheted Yoda Coffee Cup Cozy

Add a little Star Wars to your morning routine with this Crocheted Yoda Coffee Cup Cozy from Etsy user Rachel McCauley.<p>[via Neatorama]<p><b>More:</b><p>Yoda Amigurumi Pattern<br>• Crochet Yoda Hut<br>• Crochet Little Yoda and Princess Leia

How-To: Duct Tape Arrow Magnets

Draw attention to important papers on lockers, fridges, and magnetic boards with this fun duct tape arrow magnet tutorial from Rachel at Lines Across!<p>Ready to make a set of your own? Head over to Lines Across to see the full how-to!

How-To: Breaking Bad-Inspired Formula Drinking Glasses

Geeked about the return of Breaking Bad? You’ll definitely want to whip up a set of sweet Breaking Bad-inspired formula drinking glasses with this tutorial from WhimseyBox!<p>Ready to make a set of your own? Head over to WhimseyBox to see how it’s done!

How-To: Make Your Own Lick-and-Stick Stickers

Make your own custom lick-and-stick stickers out of scrap paper or pretty magazine clippings with this simple tutorial that Heather from Dollar Store Crafts shared on Home Made Simple!

How-To: Piranha Plant Pops

When it comes to pastries that look like elements of Super Mario Bros games you’ll be hard pressed to find a more accurate depiction than this Piranha Plant Pops tutorial from Cakecrumbs.<p>[via Geek Crafts]<p><b>More:</b><p>How-To: 1-Up Mushroom Pizza Rolls<br>• How-To: Watermelon Cake Pops<br>• TARDIS Cake Pops

Paint-Dipped Desk

Want to try the paint dipped trend in a unique way? Try it on your whole desk to add a bold pop of color to your work space like Michelle from A Pocketful of Dreams did. Via Florence Finds

How-To: DIY Glitter Tabletop

You need a glittery table, right? (Of course you do!) Check out this fun glitter tabletop tutorial from Shannon at Madigan Made.<p>Ready to add some sparkle to your home? Head over to Madigan Made to see how it’s done.

How-To: Honeycomb Wall Art

Add some geometric style to your home decor with this simple honeycomb wall art project from Hello Lidy!<p>Head on over to Hello Lidy to see the full how-to.

Punk Rock Friendship Bracelet

My best friend is in need of a token of love, and if yours is too, you’ll love this DIY from Refinery 29.

How-To: Geometric Plastic Canvas Triangle Necklace

Whip up a quick and crafty fashion statement with this plastic canvas triangle necklace tutorial that Crystal from A Pumpkin & A Princess shared on Crafts Unleashed!<p>Ready to make a necklace of your own? Pull out your plastic canvas, then head on over to Crafts Unleashed to see the full how-to.

How-To: Legend of Zelda-Inspired 8-Bit Fireplace Insert

Attention gamer geeks: Wish your home decor was a little more, er, old school? Get ready to fall hopelessly in love with this tutorial for making an awesome Legend of Zelda-inspired 8-bit fireplace insert from Our Nerd Home.<p>Since you’ll obviously want to get started on this right away, head on over …

How-To: Rust-Oleum NeverWet Sidewalk Art

If you haven’t heard tales of wonder about Rust-Oleum NeverWet yet, it’s a spray-on coating that repels liquids and can be applied to nearly any surface, and apparently it really works. So now artist Nathan Sharratt has used it to create a delightful sidewalk rain drawing, that can only be seen …

Whimsical Installations From Paper

I can’t help but admire the way artist Diana Beltran Herrera transforms simple strips of paper into something so whimsical and strange in these sculptures and installations.<p>[via Whimsebox]

How-To: Quickly De-seed a Pomegranate

If you like eating pomegranate seeds but you don’t enjoy the wistful and wandering de-seeding exploits that come along with it, then you might try this quick and easy technique for de-seeding pomegranates by Food Beast.

How-To: Cat Lady Tote Bag

Attention cat ladies of the internet: Say it loud and wear it proud with this fun cat lady tote bag project from The Pink Samurai!