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100 Ways to Repurpose and Reuse Broken Household Items - DIY & Crafts

Turn A Broken Picture Frame Into An Earring Holder<p>When you break (or your kids or pets break) the glass out of a picture frame, don’t throw away the …

How to Make a Sewing Pattern Bigger (or smaller) - Pattern Grading

Hey y’all – today we’re going to talk about how to make a sewing pattern bigger or smaller, otherwise known as pattern grading.<p>The number one …

How to Make Boxer Shorts

<i>Gia from Fairytale Flowers and One Perfect Day creates and sells handmade flower accessories, bags, bracelets and more. Based in Athens, Greece, Gia</i> …

20+ Spectacular DIY Hair Tutorials You Should Try

Tired of your same old hair style? Saw a really cute do but just can’t figure out how to get that same look? Don’t want to pay a stylist? Then, hair …

Homemade baby shampoo

by Cybele<p>Our baby has hair. A lot of hair. He had his first haircut at three months, well Gordon snipped his fringe to keep the hair out of his eyes. …

How to Sew a Skirt Lining

Want to add a lining to your homemade skirt? This is the super simple method I used for attaching a lining to my Echino Stag Delphine Skirt. There …

Lose Your Belly with Just Two Exercise Moves

Seriously!<p>A couple of month's ago, <i>Men's Health</i> asked Alwyn Cosgrove, C.S.C.S.—one of the world's top trainers—to create a cutting-edge fat loss program for <i>Men's Health</i>. And, of course, he obliged. But a curious thing: One of the workouts in the plan featured just two exercises.<p>That's right: When …

Workouts

Crochet Baby Strap Flip Flop Sandals

<i>I use affiliate links. For more information, click here.</i><p>Crochet in the summertime can get a bit tricky. Who wants a super warm scarf, or thick, cozy …

Upcycle: Leather belts, purses and jackets!

Thrift stores are full of old leather belts, jackets and purses that are so far out of style / size / this decade (!) that no one really wants them. …

How to wear pigtails without a partline (and hide any regrowth)

<b>When you think of pigtails, you immediately think of a childish hairstyle that has no business being on an adult.</b><p>To some extent that’s true. …

How To Make A Simple And Effective Eyeglass Cleaner In Seconds

Recently I was attempting to clean my reading glasses, but my trusty cleaning cloth just wasn’t cutting it. For the most part, my reading glasses …

The Secrets of How to Make Soap in a Slow Cooker

Learn How to Make Soap in a Slow CookerWhen I first started learning how to make soap, somewhere in the back of my mind was the question: how can I …

Homemade Chamomile Lavender Milk Bath

Next up in our Mother’s Day series is an amazing Chamomile Lavender Milk Bath. After breakfast in bed, I think one of the things most moms would love …

Cutting and Sewing with Stripes

It's no secret that I love a good stripe. But making clothing with striped fabric adds the challenge of matching up the lines when you sew the pieces …

Clean Your Sewing Machine - The Sewing Loft

Do you ever wonder how and when to clean your sewing machine? If the answer is a big fat <b>NO</b> than now is the time! The amount of dust and fibers that …

How To Make A Pillow With Glue

You guys know I have never been able to master my sewing machine. And not for lack of trying. (Okay, fine, I didn't try very hard and pretty much …

Pocketed Pillowcase Tutorial - Perfect for Little Ones

Today we're bringing you a tutorial that is a twist on a traditional pillowcase form that we love, with a pocketed accent for extra cozy storage. We …

No-Bake Chocolate Drop Cookies

No-bake chocolate drop cookies. Yum! I woke up thinking about this recipe one morning this past week. I knew I had to make them and share the recipe …

Dessert

31 Day Challenge! Day 30- Inspired by a Tutorial

Hi loves!!<p>Today's task is to be inspired by a tutorial. I knew the second I saw this on Chalkboard Nails that if I ever did the 31 day challenge this …

DIY decorative throw pillows sewing tutorial - It's Always Autumn

Today I have two easy throw pillow tutorials!<p>Cute fabric, right? My Joann Fabrics has been getting lots of nice quilting cottons in lately. To make a …

How to Make Piping

<b>What’s the Project?</b> <i>Need to learn how to make piping for all your sewing projects? Follow this easy sewing tutorial to learn how to sew piping and you</i> …

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Crochet-A-Day: Crochet Phone Cozy

It’s time to work on your <i>double crochet</i> stitching skills with our next Crochet-A-Day series tutorial. This simple Crochet Phone Cozy will be the …

DIY Shoes // Gold Snake Serpent T-Strap Sandals

Inspired a little by these Snake Ankle Strap Sandals and a little more by these Alligator T-strap Sandals both by Giuseppe Zanotti and both over …

DIY: How to Fold a Paper Box

Knowing how to fold a paper gift box is an important tool to have in your crafty arsenal. Once you know how to do it, you can make one in any size …

Adorably cheesy animal appetizers

These cheesy animal appetizers are almost too cute to eat! Perfect for kid's parties or whimsical cocktail soirees, they'll bring a smile to …

Bad Hair Day? The Fix Is Crochet!

Having a Bad Hair Day? If you’ve got some yarn, a ponytail elastic, and 90 minutes, you’ve got the Fix! And, since I’m a very slow crocheter, you can …