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Illustration Lesson + New Book | 20 Ways to Draw a Chair by Lisa Solomon

Today we're thrilled to share a new book "20 Ways to Draw a Chair, and 44 Other Interesting Everyday Things" by our friend and artist, Lisa Solomon …

Doodling

Double Helix DNA Model

This DNA model is makes a great Science Fair project. All you need are paint, string and Styrofoam balls.<p>Get the instructions for ––> Double Helix …

Genetics

Glass Pebble Lantern

Create a cool lantern for an outdoor gathering using glass pebbles and a recycled jar. The decorative pebbles reflect the light from a solar-powered …

Sponge Cat

Transform a sponge into an adorable kitten or other animal. There’s so much room for creativity with this easy, inexpensive craft!<p>Get the …

9 Rad IKEA RAST Hacks

The IKEA RAST seems to be a popular pick for the DIY set. The possibilities are rather endless and just recently we seemed to run into so many, we …

Furniture

Colorful Salt Art

Combine salt and chalk to create a beautiful array of layered colors in a glass vase. This is a great way to use up last summer’s supply of sidewalk …

Crafting

Apple Wall Hanging

Make this pretty and bright apple wall hanging using items from nature and your recycling bin! This awesome craft is great for autumn, teacher …

Recycling

Alice in Wonderland Birthday Party {Whimsy + Fantasy}

Hostess with the Mostess®Come and join me <i>down the rabbit hole</i> today, where a magical party full of wonderfully nonsensical details awaits! Of course, …

Alice In Wonderland

Brush Holder

Publishing

DIY Nail Polish Marbled Vase

Dress up a plain glass vase with paint and nail polish to create this beautiful marbled look.<p>109<p>461

Publishing

Tetris Bulletin Boards

Your workspace should be as fun and colorful as possible...and these Tetris Bulletin Boards are here to help!<p>64<p>375

Crafting

Tea Light Holders

Crafting

Decorate a Notebook

Publishing

Gold Faux Metal Leaf

A fast and easy DIY that can be used as a sculptural object for display or a trinket dish to hold jewelry, business cards, or paper clips.<p>200<p>1454

Crafting

Little Lamb Crochet Hat

This organic cotton lamb hat is made with easy crochet stitches, making it great for those with little experience. Free pattern!<p>143<p>480

Yarn

9 New + Cool Decorating Tricks from IKEA Stylists

A dream job would be to work in Almhult, Sweden and create beautiful vignettes all day yes? IKEA's stylists have to be some of the best out there. …

Home Decorating

How to paint a feather

DIY Pusheen Sock Plush

If you're a fan of Pusheen, or simply like cats, this tutorial will teach you how to make one from a sock!<p>782<p>21.4k

Crafting

Paper Bag Peacock Puppet

Turn a paper bag into a colorful peacock puppet! Then use the completed puppet to put on your own puppet show.<p>Get the instructions for ––> Paper Bag …

Crafting

Personalized Zipper Pull

This fun zipper pull will make a backpack more personal in just a few easy steps. The possibilities are endless!<p>Get the instructions for ––> …

Make DIY Woven Patches

Oh shoot - you just discovered a hole in your favorite garment! Sounds like you need a patch. Check out this cute DIY patch idea from <b>Gina Michele</b>, …

Crafting

Travel box

Gold Pattern Desk Organizers

Publishing

DIY Leather Piggy Bank

Start saving for your kid's college education in a super cool DIY leather piggy bank! This little piggy loves coins.<p>174<p>1047

DIY Two-Toned Leather Tassels

These could easily be on the shelves of an overpriced boutique! My DIY will teach you how to make em on the cheap!<p>161<p>943

Star Bead Woven Bracelet

This cute star bead woven bracelet is easy to make and requires no special equipment or jewelry-making experience. It’s a fun project for a playdate …

Crafting

5 DIY ways to make a big difference in your living room

Ready to shake things up at home? House Beautiful magazine’s Libby Langdon stopped by Studio 1A to share simple décor changes that can make a big difference in your living room.<p><b>1. Don't block the entryway with furniture.</b> If you walk into your living room and the first thing you see is the back of a …

9 DIYs for Your Coziest Fall Living Room EVER

These little additions will help you make your living space an even comfier place.<p>It's time to curl up with a good book and some hot chocolate. These little additions will help you make your living space an even comfier place.