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By: Handmade Clay Pots / Liz Stanley | External Brain

Make Your Own Braided Rug

I've wanted to make rugs for as long as I can remember. Even in high school I want to make my own home decor. Rugs are a little intimidating because …

Make Your Own Concrete Planters

1 of 13<p>Let Spring Blooms Add Color Contrast<p>Concrete planters are made using a small container and a large container as molds. How far you push in the …

Landscaping

10 Simple Summer Upgrades for Your Patio

When the weather turns warm, patios often do double and triple duty as kitchens, dining areas and living rooms. Since your family and friends spend …

DIY Wooden Trivet Set

If you're wondering what the heck a trivet is. Don't worry, I wasn't familiar with the term at first either. I knew about trivets. I just didn't know …

Budget Friendly Backyard DIY’s

If you have a backyard and are looking for ways to add a little more fun to your decor, check out this post from Buzzfeed. These 51 ideas for great …

DIY

Make a Color Block Geo Keychain With Cement

We bet you never thought cement could make something this cool! Mold it into an angular masterpiece just heavy enough to keep your keys at bay.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>Anchoring Cement<br>• cardstock<br>• Glue and/or Tape<br>• Eye Screw<br>• Belt Sander or Sandpaper<br>• Paint and Paint Brush<br>• string<br>• Split Key Ring<p><b>Ready to make?</b> …

21 DIY Lamps & Chandeliers You Can Create From Everyday Objects

There’s something really satisfying about creating a useful object with your own two hands, especially if you make it with recycled materials. If …

Frugal Living: 15 Free (or Nearly Free) DIY Ways to Fill & Refresh Your Framed Art

(Image credit: Bliss at Home)<p>Do you have a home full of blank walls and empty frames that need filling? Or are you tired of the same art pieces …

Frugal Living

cute little furry things

I have a thing for Humf – the cutest little ‘furry thing’ cartoon series on Nick JR. It’s one of the few cartoons I will sit with Molly and watch. …

32 Fun DIY Backyard Games To Play (for kids & adults!)

20. Lawn Scrabble<p>If you’re a Scrabble junkie like myself, you just might be up for this challenge! The fun part would be tip toeing over all of the …

Kids

DIY Home Fragrance (like a Williams Sonoma Store)

I love William’s Sonoma!<p>I make a point to stop in every time I am at the mall just to stroll through the beautiful store and smell the wonderful …

25+ Ideas for Small Laundry Spaces

Shares 505<p>[tps_header]<p>Solutions for Small Laundry Spaces<p>No matter your setup, try one of these ideas to maximize your space and storage in your …

DIY Shibori Designs 4 Ways

By now most of us are familiar with shibori, a type of dyeing that’s having its moment in the trend spotlight. But did you know that shibori is …

DIY Mirrored Trellis

Right now I can’t get enough of my garden. To be honest, it was kind of a dirt pit at the beginning of spring, but since then a lot of work has gone …