gomsmo

40 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @gomsmo | Keep up with gomsmo on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “gomsmo”

Sewing how to insert drawstring into Pajama waist band casing

Fresh Veggies

There have been double digit instances of children with bags on their heads at Walmart and we’ve got the photographic evidence to prove it. You would …

Vegetables

Read Cameron Esposito’s Account of Being Heckled by a Terrible Homophobic Comic

Cameron Esposito, host of the LA-based standup show/podcast Put Your Hands Together, wrote a blog post for <i>The Advocate</i> called “What Not to Yell at a …

Tutorial: Fabric luggage tag

Louise from I’m Feelin’ Crafty shares a tutorial over at Go To Sew showing how to make this fabric luggage tag. It has a pocket with a clear plastic …

How-To: Make Your Own Lick-and-Stick Stickers

Make your own custom lick-and-stick stickers out of scrap paper or pretty magazine clippings with this simple tutorial that Heather from Dollar Store Crafts shared on Home Made Simple!

How to Photoshop grass with the clone tool

This tutorial will show you how to remove items from a picture with complex backgrounds such as grass. In this case we are removing leaves but you …

Tutorials

DIY Laced Cement Candle Holders

These are laced cement votives that are perfect for summer nights. Cement is probably not the first thing you think of when making a votive – but …

<b>Warning</b>: …

HTML

Vodka Gummy Bear Soup

Problem: Your desire to snack while drinking makes it time consuming and laborious to achieve college-level drunkenness. You want to sing karaoke, …

Embroidery How To: Split Stitch

Consumed

Liz West, an artist based at Rogue Studios in Manchester, creates site-specific installations in response to interior spaces, using found …

How-To: Chainless Foundation for Single Crochet

Does the idea of starting a new crochet project with a foundation chain make you want to give up before you’ve even gotten started? You’ll definitely want to check out this chainless foundation method for single crochet from Maggie’s Crochet!<p>I’ve got good news for left-handed crafters too: In both …

Video Tutorials

At Home with Megan Charters | A Beautiful Mess

<b>At Home with Megan Charters</b> | <i>A Beautiful Mess</i><p>I’m loving one of the new features on ABM where they invite readers to share their home, and I have to say that i have been super inspired. On of my favourites so far is Megan Charters home. It’s so eclectic and fun. I truly adore that telephone box converted into a china hutch and that ‘You’re Weird’ quilt. There are some great ideas to steal here - the art work being held up with the hangers is great for a quick change and her table is actually …

Vintage Botanical Wall Decals | The Horticult

<b>Vintage Botanical Wall Decals</b> | <i>The Horticult</i><p>As soon as I saw this DIY I went straight onto eBay and bought myself some printable decal paper! I absolutely love this idea. Yes, it’s a bit more labour intensive than normal wallpaper, but you could create any kind of pattern you want in any kind of way. If you are keen on the vintage flower idea, check out this etsy shop that sells lots of images. This is also a great idea for renters - no mess, no fuss - pull it off when you move/get bored with …

Tattooed Lady Rava Avis | The Black Apple

<b>Tattooed Lady Rava Avis</b> | <i>The Black Apple</i>

Tip: How to keep paint from dripping on the sides

The image says it all. I don’t actually know the origins of this image – but well – I tried it, and it works.<p>So whoever came up with this idea. Thank …

How To Peel Garlic Cloves In Less Than 10 Seconds

Sometimes, randomly browsing YouTube brings out some great ideas. And it is great not just for the novelty of it, but for the fact that it is …

Kaleidoscope Glasses

Artist Pam Tietze fits frames with glass prisms to create spectacular kaleidoscope glasses called “Holes.”<p>These glasses are conceptual accessories. They aren’t sensible[…]These objects are made with high-quality, glass prisms so they might be too heavy for prolonged wear. But that just might mean …

Augmented Reality

comments

I was raised by a father whose definition of happiness was camping with minimal supplies and eating dinner prepared over a fire, and this simple meal of salmon cooked on a cedar plank was something my family often made. It takes only a few ingredients, the preparation is easy, and the cook time is …

Retro Party Platter Made with DecoArt Glass Paint and Stencils

I see Halloween merchandise creeping into ads and stores. I’m not ready yet. I’m going kicking and screaming into Fall. Let me savor summer for a few …

DIY Wire Word Necklace

Hey friend-os! Today I'd love to share a little DIY project for making a wire word necklace. A bit of a mouthful, but you get the idea!<p>I got the idea …

Peppermint and Thyme Foot Scrub

Behind the Scenes at Pixar – Maker Camp

Remember Maker Camp? Google + and Make’s awesome virtual summer camp for teens (and other cool people…). Well today, Friday August 15th, they’re …

Flower Pom Poms | Mr Printables

I remember a post from ages ago where they asked different bloggers to decorate packages in their own creative style and one person made pom poms just like these! Of course, you can use these for anything - a hair tie, a garland, curtain ties… I’m sure you can think of more!

Tutorial: Fitted tunic from a button-up shirt and a t-shirt

Lisa from Grey Luster Girl guest blogs over at Brassy Apple with a tutorial showing how to refashion an oversized man’s button up shirt and a t-shirt …

A 40-Second Eggs-cuse For Breakfast

Believe it or not, this easy 40-second egg was cooked in a mug in the microwave per the recipe on <b>instructables</b> – finally, those of us who hate things …