Melissa Schlup

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Easy, Recycled Bottle DIYs

Whether it’s an empty, half-gallon milk jug or a coca-cola glass bottle, these easily recycled pieces can also become an amazing foundation to lots …

9 DIY Valentine card kits for crafty kids

Last week, we shared an adorable DIY Valentine Card Kit and–wow!–so many of you wanted to grab a set, the artist had to temporarily shutter the shop …

20 Picnic Baskets to Buy or DIY

The summer sun is out and about and with it come the picnickers. You’ve probably noticed them. They overrun the parks with their blankets and frisbees and sandwiches. Well, we’re not about to let you go out there empty handed. Here are 20 picnic baskets you can buy or DIY. Let the feasting begin.<p>1. …

Picnics

15 Affordable DIY Wedding Decorations

Wax Paper Backdrop, Style Me Pretty<p>The key word for a budget wedding is <i>prioritize</i>. Decide what to splurge on — I suggest a great photographer and …

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Recipe: A Favorite Sandwich to Take to the Beach<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>Foxgloves: Rethinking a Fickle Flower<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>DIY: How to Clean and …

All Dressed Up

The plastic pots that most garden shrubs come in aren’t so pretty, but transferring such big plants into new containers can be expensive and a pain in the back (literally). Instead, give them an upgrade by covering them with attractive and affordable materials: Adhere sheet moss to smaller pots or …

6 DIYs To Update Your Bedroom's Dresser

01 of 06<p>Update your plain Ikea Malm dresser by purchasing pre-cut custom inlays designed for Ikea furniture available at Overlays. Amanda from Amanda …

Furniture

What's better than German beer? Personalized DIY beer kits from Germany

Brewbarrel, a German startup also known as BrauFässchen, has come up with a way for people to brew their own, personal beer flavors — at home — in about a week.<p>Brewbarrel’s system lets customers choose their own flavor profiles via the website: You start with a basic beer type (lager, wheat beer, …

DIY: Make Your Own Bath Mat with Recycled Wine Corks!

If you’re a connoisseur of fine wines, then you know that while the bottle can be recycled, the cork often finds its final resting place in the trash …

Crafting

DIY Hippie Floral Crown

A beautiful floral crown makes any look ethereal. No longer just for music festivals, this dreamy headband has been showing up on the street and the …

Making Merry: A Festive Floral Crown You Can DIY

How-to<p>Alexia Conley ·<p>2013 was a big year for flower crowns. We’ve seen them on the runway, in magazines, and on precious flower girls and boho brides. With our floral crown obsession growing stronger every day, we wanted to create our very own winter-inspired crown that’s perfect for holiday …

16 Macrame Projects to DIY This Summer

Good news, crafty ladies! Macrame is back and in a big, big way. Macrame, the art of knotting cords and rope together, was a huge hit back in the ’70s with DIY-ers. Now, modern macrame is sleek, chic and way cooler than its hippie counterpart. We’ve gathered 16 projects for you to try your hand at, …

Wall Art