Holly Chang

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Street Photography Tips for Beginners

It is a very natural urge for photographers to document the swirling life around them. We often find ourselves drawn into, as observers, a number of …

How-To: Embroider a Tiny Face

Get the most out of your small-scale embroidery! Learn the required stitches, plus expert tips and tricks for making them work, in your next project with this helpful tiny face embroidery guide from Jenny Hart at Sublime Stitching!

Avgolemono - Lemon Chicken Soup

Introduction: Avgolemono - Lemon Chicken Soup<p>About: Let's skip the pretentious titles. At present, I am a paper pusher for a manufacturing plant. In …

Food Preservation

How-To: DIY Yarn Tassel

For someone who doesn’t knit, I own an inordinate amount of yarn. This yarn tassel craft from Jacks & Kate is a great way to use up that yarn and create something colorful to hang around the house.<p>Tassles also make great additions to bookmarks and on top of a wrapped gift. I love the colors in this …

5 Ways to Get the Look of Exposed Brick at Home

(Image credit: Fall for DIY)<p>Exposed brick walls can read as either rustic charm, storied industrial decay, or effortless warehouse cool. They supply …

DIY: God’s Eye Ornaments with a Scandi Twist

Honestly, I never imagined I’d meet a God’s eye I liked. But recently, when trying to conjure a Christmas tree star for Gardenista (see A Star Is …

Christmas Trees

18 Ornaments to DIY This Weekend

Holiday decorating is afoot at the Brit + Co headquarters, and we’re sprucing things up by DIYing festive wreaths and brainstorming awesome new ways to use snowflakes. If you’re more of a last-minute-everything kind of gal, we’re here to help with some quick and easy DIY magic for that bare tree of …

Geeky Handmade Gifts To Delight Your Loved Ones

You don't have to hit the stores to get a gift for someone. Often the best gifts are the ones you make and customise yourself. Here are a few of our …

19 Clever Ways To Use Leftover Wrapping Paper

Reduce, reuse, recycle that ripped up mess of paper making your house look like a tornado hit it.

DIY Wooden Gift Tags

Craft these little rustic gift tags for next to nothing! Made from an old branch, these wood slices not only add a natural element to your gift wrap …

DIY Beeswax Candles

<i>DIY Beeswax candles – how to make taper candles using beeswax sheets.</i><p>I recently had a few friends tell me they wish they were crafty or that they …

Two Gorgeous Boozy Gifts That Are Way More Exciting Than Wine

<i>Welcome to the ELLE.com HoliDIYs, the more festive (and slightly chillier) version of our Summer FriDIYs. Check back every Friday for tutorials on creating homemade gifts that you'll actually want to give (no macaroni necklaces or potpourri in sight).</i><p>With almost nightly parties (office party, …

Ice Cream

11 Bathroom DIYs That Take One Hour or Less

Have a spare hour and a boring bathroom? These 11 quick DIYs will fill the time—and your space.<p>Want to spruce up your bathroom, but don't have the time for elaborate projects (or budget for the renovation you've always dreamed of?) Don't worry. Tackling a DIY project may seem like a huge endeavor, …

DIY the halls with 17 fresh holiday wreaths

Lights and trees get a lot of hype around Christmastime, but wreaths are an underrated holiday decoration.<p>You can go with the traditional style or …

An Ornate Victorian Gets a Modern Update

A muted palette modernizes the space.<p>In an old Rhode Island Victorian house, interior designer Juniper Tedhams discovered that the key to modernizing the space was in a muted palette.

Top Pin of the Day: A Rustic Entryway

Today's top pin is a foyer with a rustic touch. For more inspiring photos and ideas, follow us on Pinterest.<p>All the antique American hooked rugs in this South Carolina lake cottage designed by Barbara Westbrook, including those in this entryway, are from Rubs by Robinson.<p>Pin it now.<p>Tour the casual …

Rustic

Paint Inspiration: Tiled Walls From a Palace in Spain

From the tiled walls of the Alcázar palace in Seville, Spain, age-old colors fit for royalty are also just right for the modern home.<p><i>Photo: Stormcab/Alamy</i><p>1. Black Magic 518-7, Pittsburgh Paints Manor Hall Interior.2. Cobalt Glaze 570B-7, Behr Premium Plus Ultra Interior.3. Cider Toddy 216-7, …

Living Rooms

The 10 Tiniest Rooms We've Ever Seen

Stylish and efficient spaces.<p>From a 48-square-foot kitchen to a tiny and cozy reading nook, we've rounded up beautiful small spaces that don't spare style or efficiency. Take a look a these amazing designs.

Get the Look: A Minimalist, But Warm Kitchen

California architect William Hefner creates a harmonious blend with disparate elements: industrial windows, honed marble, retro pendants, a plaster-clad hood.<p>The clean lines are enhanced by the absence of upper cabinetry. The golden glow of brass balances the cool tones and other metal details. …

Kitchens

A New York Apartment with Amazing Modern Art and Stunning Details

Fluted walls, textured floors, and more.<p>Fluted walls, textured floors, and the most comfortable sofa — the secret to Phoebe and James Howard's stunning design is all in the details.

Interior Design

How To Reimagine Vintage Pieces in a Contemporary Space

LA-based interior designer Tamara Kaye-Honey calls her charmingly bold and invitingly livable style "new vintage." Here, she breaks down what the look is all about.<p><i>Tamara Kaye-Honey, of House of Honey, inside her Pasedena, California office.</i><p>When I design a room, I often love to mix vintage and new …

22 Easy Decorating Ideas to Make Over a Room in a Day

It's as easy as changing up your coffee table decor.<p>A little wallpaper, paint, or a few colorful accents can make such a big difference in your home. You can tackle each of these ideas in one day, even though the results will look like it took so much longer to pull off.

A Cozy Icelandic Cottage

Halla Bára Gestsdóttir and Gunnar Sverrisson, co-founders of Home & Delicious, bought this cottage in March 2008 and immediately set to work …

Embossed Vase DIY

Learn how to achieve the look of embossed ceramic with this easy diy project. Perfect gift for Mother's day.<p>290<p>1230

Family Photo Bookshelf Project

I am so excited to share this family photo DIY project. In our hallway we have built in bookshelves that needed a little something. I made blueprint …

How to Make Dyed Concrete Gemstone Pendants

Concrete is an easy to use, accessible material that can be set in moulds to create all sorts of fantastic shapes and details. It's also easy to dye …

Jewelry

DIY Orange Coconut Oil Sugar Scrub {all natural homemade gift idea}

Shares 305<p>My hands look about 164 years old. <i>Ok, that IS an exaggeration</i>. Not a day over 153. We have entered the time of year, certainly in Colorado, …

Wall Boot Rack Plans

Easy DIY wall boot rack for storing boots on the wall upside down. Free plans by ANA-WHITE.comDrill holes for the dowels with a bit sized for the …

DIY holiday wreath | DIY home decor ideas

Dec <i>11</i><p>DIY orange & olive holiday wreath<p>Categories DIY Projects<p>Every party should have at least one nice, big DIY, don’t you think? It doesn’t have to …