Emily Smith

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50 Cheap Halloween Costumes for Under $10

You can definitely celebrate Halloween without blowing a ton of cash. Whether you’re looking to save because you already bought a work-appropriate Halloween costume or blew your Halloween budget on a costume for your pet (best reason ever), we’ve got you covered. The wonders of creativity and a …

23 Simple Design Tips That Will Make Your Home Less Stressful

Please check all stress and angst at the front door.

Home Decorating

24 Mesmerizing Creative DIY Room Dividers Able to Reshape Your Space

DIY Room Dividers are simply an extraordinary craft for your household, these simple elements of design are able to reshape your space in a …

25 Gorgeous DIYs For Your Teenage Girl's Room

Craft store beware.

Wall Art

7 Cool Pieces of Furniture You Can Easily Make With Shipping Pallets

<i>By: Joe McGauley</i><p><i>Main Photo Credit: PalletDesigns.com</i><p>It may be tough to see the value in a junkyard full of old wooden shipping pallets, but it turns out they're basically furniture factories in disguise. So, next time you see a seemingly useless stack piled up, save yourself some money and consider …

10 DIY Mirror Projects to Give Your Room a Major Upgrade

A strategically placed mirror can make a room feel larger, give you a place to make sure you don’t have lipstick on your teeth before walking out the door and add a bit of character to any space. And since it’s something you look at every day, why not make it just as fabulous and beautiful as you …

Home Hack: How To Turn a Watermelon Into a Drink Dispenser | Hello Glow

You already know we love eating watermelon, so why not get crafty and make use of the whole watermelon? Seriously, this will wow your crowd. All you …

How To Build A Shipping Container Home

Posted on July 19, 2015 by<p>So What Exactly Is The Simple Truth About <i>Step-By-Step Plans To Design And Build A Container Home From Scratch</i> by Warren …

This crazy DIY contraption shoots rainbow-colored flames

The Backyard Scientist is at it again, this time shooting pillars of six flames of various shades into the air.<p>When I was young, the most pyrotechnic thing I was allowed to play with were some sparklers. But kids these days with all of their science and their thinking...well, they can get into some …


He Lines Up Old Pallets In The Middle Of His Backyard To Make An Incredible $75 Swimming Pool

Phil is an Editor at LittleThings. He loves writing and the outdoors. You can often find him at the movies or the park.<p>One of my favorite things …

10 Cute Recycled Garden Art Ideas

Summer is officially here. Has the hot weather done a number on your garden? I don't have any tips on helping your plants survive a heat wave, but I …


Dip Flowers in Wax To Make A Beautiful DIY Project That Lasts Longer!

Cassandra is the Senior Editor of Original Content. She loves sweet tea, binge-watching <i>Antiques Roadshow</i>, and petting puppies.<p>There are few things …

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Handmade Whack-a-Mole Game For Your Cat

A whack-a-mole game that you can make at home to keep your cat entertained. Created by the cat's owner in Japan, the game is made of simple …

Super Mario

DIY Hanging Tin Candles


35 Completely F*cking Awesome DIY Projects

There's no way you won't want to make at least five of these.

Jurassic Park

10 Easy DIY Makeovers (with Major Wow Factor!)

This post has been brewing in my brain for a while. We do a lot of projects around here. Many are easy, most are budget-friendly, but once in a while …

24 Easy Ways To Make Your Furniture Look More Expensive

Because you're busy doing other things...like eating pizza.


DIY Foot Reflexology: 7 Pressure Points To Relieve Seasonal Allergies

Has spring greeted you with sniffling, sneezing, congestion and runny, itchy eyes, nose and throat? Experts say that this allergy season is more …

34 Flea Market Finds Turned Playful Decor

One person's junk is another person's eye-catching bedside table.<p>All it takes is a little imagination to turn that budget-friendly thrift store find into an eye-catching piece.

Creating A Housewarming Party With DIY Decorations

The sun is shining and summer is on the horizon, it’s the perfect time of the year to throw a housewarming party and show off your new home or …

Outdoor Pallet Projects For DIY Furniture | DIY Projects

These outdoor pallet projects will sharpen your woodworking skills, while producing backyard accents the family will enjoy! Find one to start on …


14 DIY recycled cardboard crafts that will amaze your kids

Sweet Airstream Camper PlayhouseOf all the cardboard crafts out there, this awesome airstream camper playhouse has to be one of the best ever! …

Medieval roots of our DIY gun culture: People have been making their own guns since the late Middle Ages.

Cody Wilson is a crypto-anarchist, a gun rights activist, and the founder of Defense Distributed, a nonprofit venture aimed squarely at the heart of …

21 Creative and Inspiring Twigs and Branches DIY Projects To Do

Wall Art

How to: Make a Secret Door Bookcase

Oh, you know the kind. Where you pull a particular book and the whole case opens to reveal a secret passageway and all kinds of mysterious and …


SURVIVAL DIY: How to make a Silencer - All Self-Sustained

How to make a silencer and the knowledge to manufacture them from unconventional materials could be a critical component to your survival repertoire …

13 DIY Lanterns to Illuminate Your Porch, Patio, or Garden

When the weather gets warm, outdoor living heats up, and porches and patios become the place to be. As your sunny days shift to balmy nights, add …