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9 Fun DIYs to Do This Weekend

<b>Hear ye, hear ye! Here are some fun summer DIYs to do this weekend:</b><p><b>1. Mini Book Pendant via Debi’s Design Diary</b><p>Squee! So cute! We love tiny things!<p><b>2.</b> …

Tutorial: Make Your Own Party Canopy

As summer starts to wind down, we’re heading to the time of year when it’s comfortable to have outdoor parties again. I love being able to entertain …

Tutorial: Cute Kitchen Command Station with Scotch® Duct Tapes

The kitchen is one of the busiest rooms in the house, and seems to be a magnet for clutter. Create an inexpensive and easy command station using …

10 Ways to Make Your Own Wallet

Need a new wallet? I always have a hard time buying new wallets, because I feel like by the time I pay for the wallet, I have no money left to go …

Make DIY Gel Air Fresheners

This is one of those projects that made me stop and marvel – it’s such a good idea! Sara from <b>Bitz & Giggles</b> made these beautiful jars that function …

Make a Flower Pot Pendant Light

It’s that time of year when retailers make a final markdown push of garden-y stuff in order to make way for the upcoming surge of holiday …

6 Chef Upgrades for Roast Chicken

Here, six chefs’ signature roast chickens.<p>It’s Technique Week at <i>Food & Wine</i> and today we’re talking all things roast chicken, from the perfect sides …

5 Addictively Delicious Roasted Vegetables

<b>Roasted Broccoli with Chipotle Honey Butter</b><p>High heat roasting is my favorite way to cook broccoli. It's quick, easy and the broccoli emerges from the oven caramelized and full of flavor. Here, the florets are tossed in a sweet, spicy and smoky chipotle honey butter before roasting. It's as …

Architect Visit: A Stylish Garden Shed with a Secret

Seattle-based SHED (members of our architect and designer directory) designed an unassuming backyard shed with barn doors that roll open on two …

Best new bulbs for spring 2015

Which? Gardening has lent us a hand and tested the latest bulb varieties. Here are three of the best to plant now for next year<p><b>Daffodil 'Beautiful Eyes’</b><p>Although at first glance this daffodil doesn’t seem unusual, it had major advantages over other varieties that were tested. It was in flower …

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