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Scarf of a Thousand Chains

Scented Sugars

Scented sugar adds a subtle perfume and flavor to coffee, fruit desserts, and baked goods. Layer granulated sugar with aromatic edibles like scented geranium leaves, rose petals, orange and lemon peel (first set out for a day to dry), or vanilla beans. Mix small batches, and let them sit for a few …

Food Preservation

A Rainbow Colored Weave Bracelet

With right angle weave stitch I make a new pattern, that is, rainbow colored flowery beaded bracelet. Hope you like it!<p>464<p>1410

Braids 101

Hair

3 Recipes For Great Holiday Nails

Has visiting with the fam’ left you stir-crazy? While mom is busy in the kitchen cooking up a holiday feast, why not follow a couple recipes of your …

Recipes

DIY: Bottle-Fed Paperwhites

Chilly weather means that I spend a lot more time inside than I’d like to. Happily, I’ve found one January treat that brightens even my most …

Plants

10 Amazing Holiday Manis

We’re all about festive nails year round, but there’s something extra special about holiday inspired manis. Whether you‘re celebrating Christmas, …

How to Color Hair At Home, Step by Step

Trying to fit regular salon visits into a hectic schedule isn’t always realistic—which makes some of us shy away from experimenting with hair color. …

Hair

How to make a unique Christmas flower arrangement

Christmas decor does not have to mean a sea of red and green. A more sophisticated look, using white flowers and sparkling lights, is surprisingly easy to achieve<p>As Christmas day draws closer, many of us feel like breaking out and not doing the holly and ivy, red and green conventional thing. That …

Solar fire-starter

Solo Scientific's $40 Tinder HOT Box Solar Fire Starter is air- and water-tight, uses no fuel, or batteries, and keeps your dry tinder dry in …

DIY Laser Cutter

[Jens] decided he wanted to try building his own laser cutter to see just how much you can actually cut with a fairly low power 300mW laser diode.<p>He …

Stunning Tissue Paper Flower Made with a Golf Ball

<b>Image Source: lollychops</b><p>To make this easy-peasy flower you will need 5 rectangular pieces of tissue paper in any color, a golf ball, some plastic …

Crafting

DIY Glittered Glasses

For New Year's, or whatever festive occasion you have coming up, you can make these DIY glittered glasses for that extra "WOW".<p>674<p>2351

DIY Wax Paper Backdrop

I can’t believe this stunning backdrop is made from wax paper! I spotted it over at <i>Style Me Pretty</i> and just had to share. You can get all the DIY …

Dispatch from Sweden | Handmade Lanterns

0 Comments<p>Elisabeth Dunker of Fine Little Day sent over these wonderful lanterns that she's now selling in her shop. Each one is made ​​by hand in …

Watercoloured Poppies

Poppies are such a true sign that Spring has arrived and hopefully here to stay. The poppies I grow in my garden are more pink but I love how these …

Modern Metal from Urban Mettle: House Numbers and Planters

We’re admiring wall-mounted planters from Urban Mettle that do double duty as a backdrop for modern house numbers.<p>Made of iron that’s been left to …

Snowman Soup | Glorious Treats

I love the little printable poem that goes with this DIY! Such a cute gift to give to workmates or friends. And the peppermint stick stirrer just adds to the sweetness (quite literally!) or if you want to double your chocolate quotient, try making chocolate spoons by dipping a plastic spoon in melted chocolate and let it set. Yum!

Flying Japanese Carp Craft

I love these flying Japanese carp made from toilet<br>paper rolls! Made in celebration for Boy's Day in<br>Japan, I think they make a cute craft anytime! …

Miniature Weaving {Craft Camp}

Today I wanted to show you how to shrink a weaving! Using a traditional weaving technique on a miniature scale, you can make tiny little weavings …

Make Pretty Paper Flowers in Under 10 Minutes

Have you noticed the pretty paper flowers available at stores like West Elm, Pottery Barn, and even our favorite place to swoon, Anthropologie? Well, instead of spending $5 or more per flower, why not make dozens for way under $10?! For today’s installment of DIY Basics, we’ll show you how to …

Flowers

Big Fringe Party Wall

DIY Ombre Plum Blossoms from Paper to Petal

Our team has been obsessing over our copy of Rebecca Thuss and Patrick Farrell’s new book, <i>Paper to Petal</i>. Not only is it chock-full of simple and …

DIY Confetti Bowl for You to Try!

<b>Images Source: sharehomedesign</b><p>Here is a fun project that you can use for your kids activity time. This will not only provide your kids with a fun …

Chemicals

Felt Christmas ICE SKATE ornament instructions

Elizabeth Andrus of “Creative Breathing” has several different felt ornaments with patterns for us to make. My favorite is the ice skate 🙂 She has …

Wishing Spool

When kids roll their wish lists onto these cute-as-a-button spools, Santa will snap to attention.<p>Get the instructions for ––> Wishing Spool

Mason Jar Light Globe • Recyclart

This light fixture was purchased at a Habitat Store with no globes. An easy fix was to glue mason jar …

3D Glass Bead Christmas Tree

This is a three-dimensional christmas tree miniature, which is quite adorable and suitable to be Christmas gift.<p>Get the instructions for ––> 3D Glass …