Mel Heydenrych

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You’ll Never Guess What Household Product We Used to Make This Stationery

Sometimes inspiration comes from the craziest places, or in this case, the leftovers from a previous DIY project. Confused? Let’s back rack. Remember when we taught you how to bleach stamp your clothes? Well, before bleaching the fabric we dabbed the extra bleach on a piece of card stock. Thinking …

17 DIY Pegboards to Organize Every Room

It’s time to dust off that pegboard from the garage and get it ready for a brand new life indoors. From workspace organization to nursery decor, pegboards are like the cousins of open shelving, but a little more eclectic and playful. However, pegboards don’t stop at being great organizational …

DIY Printed Table Runner

I’ve always liked the idea of fabric printing and painting, but being a lover of a somewhat more muted color palette, I’ve more often than not been …

DIY Project Ideas for Oilcloth & Laminated Cotton

Oilcloth is such a great material. It's colorful, comes in fun patterns and, most importantly, is waterproof. Which makes it perfect for all sorts of …

19 DIYS to Make Your House Smell Amazing

Who doesn’t love coming home to a nice-smelling space? A good home fragrance acts like an accessory and adds character, making your space feel extra homey. However, constantly buying candles and air fresheners can start getting expensive, and lots of them are actually polluting your home with …

DIY Punched Copper Votives

I always took Alfresco dining just to mean simply eating outside, but in fact directly translated Alfresco means in the open air. I really liked this …

How to Make Beautiful No-Sew Rope Bowls

In need of a playful pop of color in your kitchen and not sure where to start? We’ve been admiring the beautiful rope bowls that are dominating the cozy kitchenware scene, so we decided to make a no-sew DIY version that anyone can make at home. Take the plunge into the world of dip-dying with the …

Dress Up Your Table With 18 DIY Table Linens

Do you ever go into a restaurant and find yourself wanting to change up the white tablecloths? Do you have plain linens lying around your house and have no idea what to do with them? When you see a white napkin in the store do you think of all the fun DIYs you could do with it? If you answered yes …

DIY Gold Detail Notebooks – Three Ways

When it comes to organization and making lists, most people have a clear preference on whether they go for a digital list or a good, old fashioned, …

11 Free Printables to Add a Splash of Color to Your Space

If you're like me, you like to change things up in your space pretty often. This isn't the most practical or economical trait when it comes to home …

8 DIY Decor Projects To Make Your Life a Little Easier

A title with a bold claim and a lot to ask from these simple DIY projects, but it's true. In their own small way, each of these eight DIY projects …

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Recipe: Homemade Marshmallow Fluff

Place the water, sugar, and corn syrup in a medium saucepan. Warm over medium-high heat until the mixture reaches 240°F on a candy thermometer, …

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DIY Mirrored Box

I’ve always thought perspex (the same material as plexiglas or lucite) was a great material to work with. I remember back in school we made …

DIY Stamps: Project Inspiration, Ideas & Tips for Adding Pattern to Your Rooms

The power of DIY pattern is well within the grasps of even the most amateur of crafters thanks to the can't-mess-it-up charms of stamps. From throw …

DIY Canvas Magazine Hanger

When I’m looking for inspiration I often head over to Pinterest or Instagram to keep up to date with current trends or look for ideas I can use …

How to Rim a Cocktail Glass, Because It's an Important Skill You Should Have

A properly-rimmed cocktail glass is more than just pretty—it's part of the flavor experience. Learn how to do it like the pros.<p>The easiest way to take your homemade drinks from decent to worthy of your favorite upscale cocktail bar is to <b>master the art of the rim</b>. Anyone who's had a minty …

DIY Wooden Planter Boxes

I’ve always been a big fan of the bright, color-blocked look but despite this, I find myself opting for muted shades when I style my home. This is …

This Colorful Kitchen Towel Only Takes 10 Minutes to DIY

Some girls are born to be chefs, trying all sorts of yummy recipes from pizza to sushi to pasta . Then there are those who were born bakers, crafting cakes and all kinds of delicious desserts. And finally, there are girls who were born to… use the kitchen as a dance floor. If cooking is not really …

DIY Watercolor Thank You Cards

Handmade gifts and cards instantly brighten up my day. There is so much joy that I get when I see something that’s been done with a lot of love. …

Dora Charles’ Cinnamon Rolls

I started out cooking with a few books I still treasure today, such as Carol Field’s <i>The Italian Baker</i>, Jeffrey Alford and Naomi Duguid’s <i>Flatbreads</i> …

DIY Large-Scale Picture Frame

I can’t tell you how many times I have wanted to frame something really big to create a whole lot of impact, only to shy away from the idea, since …

10 DIY Makeup Organizer Ideas

No matter how clean it may be, a cluttered bathroom always looks messy. Whip it into shape and put everything in its place with one of these easy DIY …

TERRA COTTA PLANTER DIY

we all like a super easy DIY project now and again and this one is a simple as it gets. with a handful of inexpensive supplies and 30 minutes you too …

DIY inspiration wall hanging

Start as you mean to go on with Emily Quinton’s DIY inspiration string. Featured in the <i>Mollie Makes</i> 2016 wall calendar (buy this issue!) along with …

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LIFE HACKS PRINTABLE / 09

It’s November and we are in full fall mode! You know…relaxing music, cozy wool, comfort food and all. Sets the perfect mood to light some candles! We …

DIY Giant Spool Desk Organizer

As a crafter and avid sewer, I have a lot of tools in my work area. I have scissors for different materials, tons of rulers, paintbrushes, bone …

15 Meringue Recipes to Whip Up for the Holiday Season

One of the best parts about the holiday season is all of the sweets you get to eat. What other time of the year can you eat as much pie as you want and not feel bad about it? Probably never, so we’re going to enjoy it while it lasts. This season, whip up a batch of meringues to give as hostess …

9 Gifts for Anyone Who Loves Bob Ross

Do you have a special someone who could be labeled as “crafty?” Finding him or her the perfect gift might seem like a challenge—so why not gift your …

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