Cynthia Svetich

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Sensory Slime

The photo styling is probably the best seller when it comes to this tutorial. The photos are amazing. Not sure the baby would be too impressed when …

Over the Rainbow Loom Bracelet Valentine

I have a question. Who else is finding all these rubber bands all over the house since Christmas???<p>Yes, we bought the carrying case, yes I tell them …

Wood Star Art

DIY

Building plans, crafts and expert advice for DIY projects of any skill level. Start with simple weekend projects and then work up to learning how to …

Crafting

Christiney's Crafts: Family Birthday Chart

Before Christmas, some friends and I made some of these family birthday charts for our mom's. We got the idea from Pinterest of course :-) Sadly, I …

Scrabble Merry Christmas Ornament

This simple craft uses Scrabble tiles to spell out Merry Christmas. The cross shape is a wonderful reminder of the reason for the season.<p>Get the …

Chemicals

Handmade Star Wire Ornament

How to make a Crochet Butterfly - Free Crochet Pattern

Crochet Snowman Hat Pattern

Worsted Weight Yarn in an accent color (like red) and black for the top hat<br>Size I hook<br>Tapestry Needle<br>Poly-fil<br>Two medium/large size buttons (about …

Crocheted Snowball Wreath

I’m dreaming of some snow this winter. Just enough so my boys can build a snowman in the backyard 🙂 While I wait for those first few flakes, I …

Craft Ideas for Every Occasion, Every Skill Level

Since 1975, Craft Ideas magazine (formerly Crafts 'n Things) has published inspiring projects covering a wide variety of techniques and types. Click …

Spiff Up Your Digs With Crochet

This pretty stool cover is simply a doily that Sara worked up to create a decorative cover for a stool. I just love this look! Sarah offers her …

German Paper Star Tutorial

Learn in 40 illustrated steps how easy it is to make these stars. It is not as confusing as it looks and can become addicting.<p>853<p>3173

Soap Recipe – African Black Soap

The raw-ness of this rustic soap really appeals to me. This is not exactly a traditional recipe but it is as close to it as one can get. African …

Button One Up For Baby Crochet!

This cute sweater caught my attention and took me to the blog of its designer, Tamara Kelly. This one is a freebie. But, I went poking around the …

Crochet Birthday Scarf (and Free Pattern)

I made this little scarf for my daughter’s birthday. Sadly, from this picture, you cannot see its true color. It’s a lovely dusty lavender that suits …

Tutorial: Braided headband from an old t-shirt

Palak from Make It Handmade shows how to turn an old t-shirt into a braided headband. You’ll be cutting the shirt into strips, so it’s a good project …

Basic Chunky Cowl Crochet Pattern

Crochet this beautiful basic chunky cowl, perfect for the cooler seasons! Free pattern available!<p>1033<p>7678

Pumpkins Made From Recycled Wooden Pallets • Recyclart

These two pumpkins were made from wooden pallets and copper wire. I had some small pieces of pallets leftover from …

How-To: Changing Colors with Standing Double Crochet

Change colors and switch yarn without the awkward look of a slip stitch and chain with this standing double crochet video and tutorial from Moogly!<p>Prefer images to video? Head over to Moogly to see step-by-step photos.

Knitting

How-To: Copper Tubing Bangle Bracelets

Hit the hardware store in high style with this tutorial for making your own bangle bracelets from copper tubing from Monster Circus!<p>Grab a hammer and get started! Head on over to Monster Circus to see how it’s done.<p>[Via CraftGawker]

DIY

Glittered Pasta Pumpkin

Turn wagon wheel pasta and macaroni into a glittery Pasta Pumpkin. A fun project for fall the kids will have a blast making.<p>Get the instructions for …

How-To: Crocheted Cabbage Patch Doll Hat

If you’ve ever had the impulse to make a real human baby look more like a kitschy doll from the 80s, then check out this extraordinary crocheted Cabbage Patch Kids doll hat project from Repeat Crafter Me.

Knitting

Paper Plate Fish

Our old friend the paper plate once again is the foundation of this Paper Plate Fish craft. A fun ocean themed project kids will love making.<p>Get the …

How-To: Whimsical Rolled Paper Pumpkins

Add a bit of whimsey to your autumn table (or your Halloween/Thanksgiving decor) with this tutorial for making lovely rolled paper pumpkins from Heather at Whipperberry!<p>Want to make your own paper pumpkins? Head on over to Whipperberry to see the full how-to.<p>[Via Dollar Store Crafts]

Make a Beachy Sea Glass Mobile

Whether you collect sea glass as you comb the beach, or you buy a bag of imitation sea glass at the dollar store, there’s no denying that there’s …

Handprint Peacock

This pretty peacock’s feathers are crafted from your child’s handprints! Add some glitter and sequins and watch her strut her stuff!<p>Get the …

Paper Cup Spider

Turn a paper or foam cup into a spider. Follow the directions to make a cute and friendly version or a “scary” version appropriate for Halloween, or …

Crafting

Beaded Tin Can

How to make a cross stitch pattern on a tin can with plastic beads. Tutorial in English & Swedish.<p>355<p>1325