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How-To: Turn Paperclips into Mini Hangers for Dolls or Displays

Turn plain paperclips into adorable mini hangers that are perfect for doll clothes or craft fair displays with this easy-to-follow tutorial from Agus Yornet.<p>I can think of so many great ways to use these in displays, decorations, and in the playroom! What will you do with yours?

Dolls

light garland christmas party invitations • A Subtle Revelry

Yesterday we had our first snow, and with Thanksgiving week coming quick, I am definitely feeling in the mood to celebrate! While you are traveling …

Decorations

CRAFT Flickr Pool Weekly Roundup

Here are some cool things we saw in the CRAFT Flickr Pool this week:<p>Hexagon Flower Doll Quilt, by ellis & higgs<p>African flower ball with rattle and lamb’s wool, by muustare<p>Big Bright Moon Shrine, by PixieHillStudio<p>Sherlock and Watson Owls, by iamcraftish<p>Papier-Mache mushrooms, by Lazar G.

Infographic: Choose the Perfect Sewing Machine Needle

I love a good infographic—there’s something so wonderful about an image that can take a seemingly intimidating and complicated choice, like selecting the right sewing machine needle, and turn it into something that’s simple, logical, and clear. If you’re just getting acquainted with your sewing …

Sewing

The Coral Garden Hat

How-To: Hexagon Quilt Border

Finish a hexie quilt in colorful geometric style with this fun hexagon quilt border tutorial from Amy at Badskirt!<p>Ready to give it a try? Head over to Badskirt to see how it’s done.

Quilting

Watermelon Sorbet

Jump to the recipe<p><i>This watermelon sorbet requires no ice cream maker. Just watermelon, lemon, sugar, and mint and a whole lotta cold make this a</i> …

Ice Cream

Tutorial: Make an easy scalloped hem

With our scallop inspiration post in mind, we created this tutorial on creating your own scallops. For this project we took the Sorbetto sans pleat …

Sewing

Crochet a Gorgeous Set of Rainbow Nesting Baskets

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to make a set of seven rainbow nesting baskets. These baskets are great for storage, but they're also perfect for …

Lavender Lemonade Recipe

For those of you suffering from sweltering summer heat, here’s a suggestion for a cooling drink, lavender-infused lemonade! Both lemons and lavender …

How-To: Magical Kaleidoscope

After the fireworks are over you can keep the dazzling, colorful displays coming with this DIY Magical Kaleidoscope from Clare at The Etsy Blog.

Fireworks

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Remember looking through a kaleidoscope as a kid? It was like being a pirate on a treasure hunt, but instead of discovering unexplored land we were glancing into a world of brilliant beauty.<p>Most of the supplies needed for this great project can be found in your home — some of them are even …

White Bean Salad with Tarragon

<i>If you're like us, you look to the seasons for what to cook. Get to the market, and we'll show you what to do with your haul.</i><p><i>Today: Tarragon gets the credit it deserves.</i><p>Until recently, I thought of tarragon as a small, confusing, dusty jar in the back of my mother's spice cabinet. If you'd asked, …

Roses and Gold. A Rose Water Tart

The past couple of weeks have been filled with exciting new projects and surprises, although one surprise was rather unpleasant. It involved our …

DIY Floral Lip Balm & Sugar Scrub

[pinit]<br>Hi everyone! After a short break, I’m back with another easy DIY for you! There are so many DIY posts for homemade beauty products out there, …

Some of the Best Free Kitchen Label Printables

Thanks to the Internet, there are tons and tons of ways to snatch up free advice. Whether you need help decorating or organizing, there are so many …

Wall Art

Flashback: Make Vegan Serving Dish and Utensil Tags

<b>By Haley Pierson-Cox</b><p>It’s a rule. At some point in every single family gathering, potluck, or picnic I attend, someone will stab a meaty fork onto my plate to taste my pasta, or cut my layer cake with the cheesecake knife, or stir butter into my vegan mashed potatoes. It’s always an accident, and …

Sewing

Guide to Sewing Machine Feet for Quilting

If you’re new to quilting—or new to sewing machines in general—sewing machine feet can be one big, frustrating mystery. Luckily, Sherri on Craftsy created this handy intro guide for quilting-related sewing machine feet so you can start stitching with confidence!<p><b>More:</b><p>How-To: Rolled Hem Sewing …

Sewing

How-To: Flower Tea Bags

These gorgeous tea-painted flower tea bags are perfect for special occasions and summery gifts! Head over to Willowday to see the full tutorial.

Tutorials

How-To: Binding a Quilt

Learn tips and tricks for beautiful quilt finishing with this quilt binding tutorial from Lily Patch Quilts!<p>Head over to Lily Patch Quilts for the full how-to!<p>[Via Sulia]

Quilting

How-To: Make a String of Mini Fabric Lamps

Bust that fabric stash while adding colorful handmade details to your decorative lighting with this mini fabric lamps tutorial from Taylor Made!<p>Head over to Taylor Made to see the full how-to!

Quilting

How-To: Octagon Quilt Block Tote

Try your hand at English paper piecing with this beginner-friendly octagon quilt block tote tutorial that Diane from CraftyPod shared on Michele Made Me.<p>If you’ve got some old quilt blocks taking up room in your sewing space, this project is a great stash buster. If you don’t, that’s okay too! You …

Sewing

How-To: Needle-Felted Totoro + Interview with Artist Jackie Huang

When his daughter was born, San Rafael, Calif.-based artist <b>Jackie Huang</b> began to hunt for a unique collection of toys for her to play with. After searching for months and not finding what he was looking for, he came to the decision that he would create his own stuffed animals — bringing them out of …

Maker Faire

Knitted Forms of Fungi

These knitted fungi were created by fiber artist and nature enthusiast Leigh Martin, who is knitting a fantastic series of 52 forms of fungi.

Twelve Terrific Dairy Substitutes

• <b>Author:</b> Stephanie Weaver<p>Make your own vegan cheese, yogurt, mayo and margarine! Cheaper and much tastier than store-bought, this e-book brings you the best 12 recipes for dairy alternatives from The Recipe Renovator blog. Complete with an ingredient list, quick recipes, and one more complex artisan …

A Smart, Cheap Garden for Small Spaces: The Hanging Herb Garden

It's high time to start a garden, but what if you have almost no outdoor space or, as in the case of this reader, Jean, clumsy roommates? Sew a …

DIY Microwave Popcorn

Here’s a money saver: Stop buying those boxes of prepackaged microwave popcorn, and do it yourself, cheaper and healthier. All you need is a brown paper bag and some popping-corn kernels, which you can purchase cheaply in bulk. Self-proclaimed tinkerer Wardie discovered this a few months ago, and …

Popcorn

Grocery Bag Holder Tutorial

With spring just a few days away, spring cleaning might be on the minds of many. Keep plastic bags handy for a second use with this grocery bag holder from In Color Order.

Handy