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Such a great, and not too difficult, DIY project! These DIY wooden polaroids are simple and inexpensive. You can personalize them by making them into …

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 …

New year, new you. The same can be said of your old household items--turn them into ingenious crafts, like this drink station:

Zipper Book Clutch | See Kate Sew

<b>Zipper Book Clutch</b> | <i>See Kate Sew</i><p>I’m loving on this amazing sewing project! What a cool way to upcycle an old and loved book (or a vintage book with a cool spine!). And to my pleasure, this project does not involve any sewing! That’s right, no sewing, just some glueing with some super strong E6000. Just make sure you use that glue in a well ventilated area to avoid headaches!

Bombs Away! 10 DIY Bath Bombs

If you’ve spent all holiday break mastering the art of homemade bath salts, then hold tight: there’s more fizz on the way with these 10 DIY bath bomb recipes. That’s right, you don’t just have to ogle them on the counters of Lush any longer, with just a handful of ingredients—baking soda and citric …

20 Places to Educate Yourself Online for Free

Sarah White<p>Freelance Writer, Editor, Professional Crafter Read full profile<p>It seems like these days you can learn just about anything online for …

How to cut tourists out of every single picture you take

The recipe to Big Mac secret sauce

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Learn The Ins and Outs of Wine with this Infographic

Wine is complicated, there's no getting around it. While I prefer to just relax and enjoy it, if you want a better appreciation and understanding of …

So you don't look like an idiot when ordering coffee

How Can Colors and Their Meanings Enhance Your Fashion IQ

In our fast-paced society today, we seem to be in a constant struggle to keep up. While the advancement of technology has its benefits, we are now …


The Three Basic Cooking Techniques that Work in a Coffee Maker

Whether you're stuck in a hotel for an extended stay or your dorm room just doesn't have any other options, your coffee maker is a surprisingly …

How-To: Smörgåstårta (Swedish Sandwich Cake)

If you like sandwiches and you like cake, then it only stands to reason that you will enjoy this Swedish sandwich cake tutorial from Panini Happy.<p>[via Archie McPhee]

How-To: Paper Flower Chandelier

Make a pretty paper flower chandelier with this tutorial and printable template from Lindsey at Hello Hydrangea. It’d be perfect for a summertime party or cheerful home decor!

Two-Tone Hammock

Don’t you just want to lounge on your own DIY two-toned hammock all summer long? All LIFE long, for that matter. You can if you follow this excellent tutorial by Design Milk.

How-To: DIY Herbal Shampoo

Keep your locks lustrous the natural way with this DIY herbal shampoo tutorial from Sweet Living!<p><b>Update:</b> It looks like Sweet Living has taken down this post due to an issue with the recipe. Apologies if you tried it and had trouble, and many thanks to the reader who brought it to my attention!<p>If …

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Wool and the Gang’s Knit Kits

Wool and the Gang is a U.K.-based knitwear brand that sells finished knitwear products as well as “knit kits” that allow you to to create your own versions of their designs. They recently launched “The Gang Collection” produced by a global network (gang) of knitters.<p>We believe in exceptional …

How-To: Knit a Shark Hat

Excited about Shark Week? Get your crafting into the dorsal finned spirit with this shark hat knitting pattern from Knitting Ninja!<p>[Via Dollar Store Crafts]

How-To: Small Space Water Garden

Add a lovely waterscape to your patio or balcony with this small space water garden tutorial from Apartment Therapy!<p>Curious? Head on over to Apartment Therapy to see how it’s done.<p>My two cents: It’s certainly beautiful, but, like many of the commenters on the site, I’d be a bit concerned about …

How-To: Watermelon Mojito Jell-O Shots

If you’d like to consume a fancy cocktail with your fingers, then check out these refreshing Watermelon Mojito Jell-O Shots from That’s So Michelle.<p><b>More:</b><p>How-To: Strawberry Margarita Jell-o Shots<br>• Recipe: Champagne Jello Shots<br>• How-To: Caramel Apple Jell-O Shots

DIY Stretch Mark Cream

Expecting and new moms will love this DIY stretch mark tutorial by Adina Grigore for Well Rounded NY.

Cthulhu Pie

Artist Sandy Yoo managed to create an amazing illustration of a cthulhu from nothing but the crust of a pie!<p>[via Laughing Squid]


Homemade Coconut Oil Hair Mask

If you’re spending your days in the sun and chlorine your hair might need a little love, and this DIY coconut mask by Annapolis & Company would be just the trick.

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: DIY Cage Bra

Need a fun, flattering foundation garment to go under sheer tops? Check out this DIY cage bra tutorial from Look What I Made!


Recipe: Super Quick Churros

In the mood for a sweet snack? Check out this mouth watering recipe for super quick churros from Lucy at Craftberry Bush!

Kaleidoscope Glasses

Artist Pam Tietze fits frames with glass prisms to create spectacular kaleidoscope glasses called “Holes.”<p>These glasses are conceptual accessories. They aren’t sensible[…]These objects are made with high-quality, glass prisms so they might be too heavy for prolonged wear. But that just might mean …

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How-To: Make a Ruffle

Whether you’re an accomplished stitcher or a novice sewer, refreshing your knowledge of basic sewing skills is never a bad idea. With that in mind, learn how to make a ruffle—or take a walk down memory lane—with this helpful graphic from Kate at See Kate Sew!<p>Ready for more? You can check out the …