Laura J. Swindle

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Warmer Weather

Turn An Old Birdcage Into An Ornate Succulent Planter

Has your green thumb come down with a case of the of the winter blues? Why not try a little indoor gardening with this DIY birdcage succulent planter by Lucy of craftberry bush?<p>These guys don’t mind whether they are planted in the shade or in the sun. But I have found that they do a little better …


4 Tips for DSLR Photography Beginner

Get better photos of your projects with this guide: What’s aperture? What does shutter speed do? Read on for all the details!<p>267<p>1683

How to Make a Book Safe

A hollowed-out hardback book can turn into a safe to keep trinkets and valuables out of plain sight.<p>266<p>844


Jewelry Box

Shares 0<p>Turn an empty box into a functional and fashionable jewelry box. This is a fun project for teens who are starting to collect jewelry and need …

Wine Cork Escort-Card Display

Repurpose those corks you've been collecting and turn them into a creative wedding escort-card pinboard.<p>184<p>903


Wood Burned Photo Frames

DIY Beaded Bar Necklace

This “Beeramisu” recipe is just what you think it is, but it may taste better than it sounds

Looking for a unique and easy dessert for whatever you might have planned this weekend? Why not take a walk on the wild side and add a little suds to your sweets with this resourceful Beeramisu recipe by Stephanie of I am a Food Blog.<p>Beeramisu sounds like it wouldn’t be good, but I was pleasantly …

City and Colour - Northern Wind

Love don't cost a thing ... if you DIY your last-minute Valentine's Day gift!

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, as in this weekend (gulp!). For those of us who procrastinate and are living on a budget, it’s too late to avoid a hefty fee for expedited shipping. Never fear, is here! We've scouted out some last-minute DIY options that’ll have your sweetheart …

Wall Art

DIY Wallpapered Switch Plates

For much of modern history, wallpaper has been used to adorn the walls of beautiful homes, a playful and ornate alternative to bare plaster or paint. …


DIY Antler Art


Cardboard Food Truck


DIY Painted Wood Slice Coasters

Stencil rustic images or monograms onto wood slices to make unique coasters. A perfect gift for the outdoor lover!<p>336<p>1173

Printable Chocolate Bar Wraps

Dress up a regular chocolate bar with these modern printable wraps. Perfect for a little Valentine's Day treat for your sweetheart.<p>213<p>1480


Neko Case - this tornado loves you

This Fish Smells Like its Food to Avoid Becoming Food

Nature is full of impressive camouflage and mimicry, from color- and texture-changing octopuses to plant-impersonatingstick bugs. To us and other …

Young Summer - Waves That Rolled You Under (Official Lyric Video)

Horse Feathers - Like Lavender

The Cure This Twilight Garden

Be With Me

The Smashing Pumpkins- To Sheila