By Jessica Wilson For the past few years, I have seen pretty little laser-cut ornaments in the craft stores. Recently, on a paint run to Michael’s, I discovered an assortment of lovely unstained snowflakes.
I’m fond of holiday artifacts that avoid using the expected go-to holiday symbol. So, Christmas wrapping paper that isn’t covered in Santas or reindeer, Thanksgiving decorations that don’t feature turkeys
Artist Markus Raetz created this amazing illusion by ingeniously synchronizing two rotating carousels of silhouettes so that they appear to depict a rotating head. This would make an incredible set of
By Alice Merlino This romantic little scarf is the perfect accessory to tuck around your neck and keep the chill off while you wait for spring to arrive. Made with cuddly soft cotton-blend yarn, it’s enough
Listening to music at home is a beautiful thing, but the speakers that music comes out of….not so much. A Beautiful Mess shows us a great way to make run-of-the-mill speakers a bit more aesthetically-pleasing.
Looking for Valentine’s Day decor options that are a little less pink-white-red? Check out this gorgeous Valentine’s Day air plant wreath tutorial from Gloribell at I Don’t Know How She Does It! So lovely!
Want to green up your laundry game? Make a custom set of felted wool dryer balls! This easy-to-follow tutorial from Kara on Petals to Picots will show you how to make your own dryer balls in three different
Attention lovers of glitter: Make a crafty, eye-catching statement with this fun decorative glittered mug tutorial from Jaderbomb! I don’t imagine that the glitter would stand up to regular washing and
Sick of throwing out boxes full of useless, exotically-shaped, styrofoam packing materials? You could always take a leaf from artist Michael Salter‘s book and construct a massive meditating robot sculpture
Valentine’s Day cards are known for being fun and colorful, but wonderful things start to happen when you let texture take the leading role! If you’ve got a visually-impaired or more tactilely-inspired
Agriculture is the third-largest emitter of global greenhouse gas pollution. Yet roughly one-third of what we grow is never eaten. Cutting down on waste is a challenge in China, where ordering more than
A new study in the journal The Lancet outlines 10 key nutrition interventions that could save the lives of almost a million children a year. These interventions include giving vitamin A and zinc supplements
Haute Cuisine: Spanish Farm Makes Bet on 'Bug Revolution' In a warehouse in Spain, a French farmer is raising what she hopes will be the next big thing in French and European cooking: insects. It's a you'll
Demand for animal protein is surging, and so are the environmental costs of producing it. So researchers in the Netherlands are exploring alternatives to livestock, from insects to faux cuts of beef to