Nina Rose Spekkers

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How-To: 4 Techniques for Making Shibori Designs

Never dyed fabric before? Don’t let that stop you! This week on Design Sponge, Brett Bara from Brooklyn Craft Company walks you through 4 easy-to-follow techniques for making your own gorgeous indigo Shibori designs on fabric.<p>Shibori is a Japanese dyeing technique that typically involves folding, …

DIY Floral Letters

These DIY floral letters were designed for Valentine’s Day, but they would be a loving touch any time of year. Via Honestly WTF

How-To: Washi Tape Lettering

Create your own lovely words for cards and paper crafts with this fun washi tape lettering tutorial from Omiyage Blogs!<p>Ready to give it a try? Grab your washi tape collection, then head on over to Omiyage Blogs to see how it’s done.

How-To: Falling Shamrock Tea Towel

Make a lovely watercolor-inspired falling shamrock tea towel with this fun St. Patrick’s Day tutorial from Jessa at Sparkle!<p>Ready to give it a try? Head over to Sparkle to see how it’s done!<p>[Via CraftGawker]

Emboidered Digital Icons

Embroidery student Aising Smyth creates needlework that highlights the striking visual connection between digital icons and traditional embroidered imagery. In addition to their visual resemblances, these digital icons also function in a very similar way to the original purpose of the traditional …

How-To: Geometric Painted Planter

Like modern style? Like saving money? You’ll definitely want to check out this fantastic geometric painted planter tutorial from Merriment Design! It looks every bit as lovely as those trendy geometric decor pieces that are popping up in stores everywhere, but the DIY price is a whole lot …

How-To: Geometric Bear String Art

Our pal Meg Allan Cole gives string art a charming modern-meets-rustic twist in her new geometric bear string art video tutorial on HGTV Handmade!<p>Love it? You can check out even more of Meg’s fun DIY projects and ideas on her blog and YouTube channel.

Vintage Globes With Hand-Lettered Quotes

These vintage globes get a fresh spin when Laura Maxcy of Wild & Free Designs hand-letters inspirational quotes onto them.<p>Although I got my degree in graphic design, I needed a creative outlet that didn’t involve staring at a computer screen all day. I started hand-lettering quotes on vintage …

Loving Husband Documents Every Stage of Wife's Battle with Breast Cancer

<i>The Battle We Didn't Choose</i> is a powerful collection of images by photographer and loving husband Angelo Merendino, documenting his wife Jennifer's battle with breast cancer. Their story begins like your typical “boy meets girl” love story with Angelo mustering up the courage to reveal his feelings …