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Playfully Expressive Masks Sculpted Out of Toilet Paper Rolls

<i>Masks</i> is a funny project in which French artist Junior Fritz Jacquet took plain old toilet paper rolls and transformed them into expressive abstract faces. The squished up faces are both a little bit odd and a little bit adorable. To create each one, Jacquet first sculpted the cardboard into the …

Cute

Turn Beautiful Book Covers Into Wall Art That Doubles As Storage

Book covers, often art in their own right, have finally been given a frame of their own.<p>Book Box is a shelving system by Aust & Amelung that uses hardcover books to create a sliding trap-door. The result is a whimsical wall of sideways covers, with storage space hidden behind the books’ open …

Beautiful Scarves Give You Wings Like a Bird

Shovava, meaning “cheeky” and “playful,” is a unique line of women's clothing that features amazingly intricate natural details often found throughout nature. Created by Australia-based artist Roza Kamitova, each gorgeous and elegant piece is covered with the artist's hand drawn paintings and …

Vogeli Bird Feeder by Vasse and Peg Vaught

Made from 16 oz. solid copper, the Vogeli Bird Feeders will last a lifetime, slowly aging to a natural green patina. Designed and handcrafted by …

45 Awesome DIY Gift Ideas That Anyone Can Do (PHOTOS)

Though you still have time to shop before Christmas, you might be tempted to bypass the crazed shopping zombies at the mall. Instead, you could order everything online ... or, you could go the DIY route. Here are 45 ideas that, for the most part, you won't screw up. Try it. If you fail, there's …

25 DIY Projects That Cost Less Than $50

We love nothing more than rolling up our sleeves and getting down and dirty with a little DIY. The only problem is, sometimes they comes out costing …

DIY

Wooly Moly: 24 DIY Felt Projects

We admit it. In the past, we weren’t quite sure how we felt about… well, felt. It’s been involved in its fair share of twee projects. But here at Brit + Co., we know that most materials have an underlying awesomeness to them. To prove it, a lineup of felt’s best looking DIYs.<p>1. Three Bead Necklace: …

How to Make Paper Bowls

With scraps of paper and wallpaper paste you can make the most amazing paper bowls. Tutorial in English and Swedish.<p>1131<p>11.5k

Are Tin Cans the New Mason Jar? 13 Tin Can DIYs

Craft projects can get pricey. But let us tell you something you don’t know. You likely have unsuspecting supplies lying around your own home… specifically, in your garbage. After your next batch of chili, peel the label off that can of beans, and you have yourself some mighty fine crafting …

Diy

Anna White from the blog Anna-White.com has done a great tutorial (with plan and pictures available in .pdf) to make …

Gardening Without a Yard

You need zero square feet to grow food.<p>I frequently nag friends, family, and strangers to start gardening. “I’d love to have a garden, but I don’t have a yard” is by far the most common excuse I hear. No more! Here are some of my favorite DIY designs for growing food that require not even an inch …

How to Make Scrap Fabric Twine

Whenever I work on a sewing or quilting project, I always end up with leftover bits and pieces of fabric that I simply can’t bear to throw away. (I mean, it might be useful someday!) As a result, I have almost as much scrap fabric in my stash as actual useful yardage. And, it would seem that I’m …

Quilting

DIY Painted Kitchen Towels {with free SVG files}

UPDATE! I have received so many requests about selling these towels and I am happy to announce that I have just opened up an Etsy shop and these are …

How-To: Mason Jar Beehives

Looking for a good backyard buzz? Create new beehives conveniently located within mason jars with this ingenious tutorial by Instructables member Zevion.<p>If you live in a suburban area, you may think that starting a beehive cannot be done. However a common suburban backyard can be a perfect place …

Beekeeping

Grado The Bushmills x Grado Labs Headphone by Elijah Wood & Zach Cowie

Available in limited edition, <b>Grado The Bushmills x Grado Labs Headphone</b> is your ideal device to listen to your favorite music, it’s a high quality …

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A9 Sound System

<b>Advertorial content:</b><p>Working in an office environment, a continuous stream of music is essential to keep the vibes up and is the best way to discover new favorite artists. While the latest interior design style has been to keep speakers inconspicuous and blended into the background, hidden away in a …

Lucid Stead: A Transparent Cabin Built of Wood and Mirrors by Phillip K Smith III | Colossal

<p>Part architectural intervention and part optical illusion, Lucid Stead is a recently unveiled installation by artist Phillip K Smith III in Joshua …

Build a Bi-Plane Bookshelf

Shelving may be one of the easier DIYs to take on. You could build your own fabric shelves, any number of forward facing shelves, or even a truck …

Storage Ideas

Free pattern: Sleepy Time Stuffed Owl

These Sleepy Time Stuffed Owls are a free project available from Sew4Home. They’re made from fleece so they’re soft for snuggling. And those big owl …

Skip The Prim & Proper — This Plus-Size Line Goes Dark

There’s no denying that plus-size fashion has made great strides in the last few years. But, there are still many women who feel they’re settling …

Learn How To Sew a Kids' Muu Muu with this Muu Muu Free Pattern

51K<p>560<p>As much as my girls love the beautiful prints on cotton dresses, they will typically gravitate to the the easy on-and-off of knit. They are …