Jennifer Meaders

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Decor Inspiration: Owl String Art

I’m absolutely loving the amazing clash of DIY trends that’s happening in this adorable piece of owl string art from Sew…Let’s Cook. Head on over to the site for even more photos, plus tips and tricks for making your own!

How-To: Faux Bois Candles

Dress up celebrations and add custom color and patterns to your home decor, all without stepping foot in a fancy candle store. Create your own stylish faux bois candles with this easy-to-follow tutorial from Kim at Sand & Sisal!<p>I’m definitely loving the current woodgrain trend—these candles would …

Flashback: “Stained Glass” Votive Holders

<b>By Jenny Ryan</b><p>Many times when I’m at the grocery or drug store, I can’t resist throwing a few scented votive candles in my cart. When I’m ready to burn them, it’s easy enough to sit one on a cute little vintage china saucer, but I recently decided to try and find a fancier display solution for them. …

HOW TO make a terrarium

Neat! Jill over on inhabitat has a handy guide- <i>I’ve always coveted my friend Melissa’s fabulous terrarium, which is the centerpiece of her stylish, cozy Brooklyn apartment. I’ve secretly wanted one of my own for ages, and recently realizing that some artsy terrariums can sell for thousands of</i> …

How-To: Paper Magnolia Blossoms

Bring the beauty of springtime blooms to your indoor decor with this tutorial for making your own lovely paper magnolia blossoms from Casey at Vitamini Handmade!<p>I love how the watercolor details give the blossoms so much depth and texture!<p>Ready to give it a try? Head on over to Vitamini Handmade to …

How-To: Hanging Succulent Garden

If you’ve been thinking of getting into the hanging garden game, then take a look at these handy instructions for setting up a simple, space-saving, hanging succulent garden over at Design Sponge.

How-To: Pocket Wall Planter

Looking for a simple gardening project that won’t take over your entire weekend? You’ll definitely want to take a look at the pocket wall planter tutorial that Gloribell from I Don’t Know How She Does It shared on Apartment Therapy!<p>Want to give it a try? Click here to see how it’s done.

Crafty Garden: Button Stepping Stones

Bring fun crafty style from the studio to the garden with this new video tutorial for making your own awesome cement button stepping stones from my pal Mark Montano!<p>How cool are these?! If I had a backyard, this project would definitely be at the top of my summer to-do list! (Alas, I’m in Brooklyn, …

Flashback: Create a Container Garden

<b>By Brookelynn Morris</b><p>Gardening is a rewarding craft that bridges the gap between art and earth. Plants grow and thrive and all they need to do it is a bit of water, sun and love. They give us colors, textures, and flowers, all of which can be combined in endless ways. Provide them with a container …

How-To: Tequila Bottle Hummingbird Feeder

Turn pretty glass bottles into gorgeous garden-ready gifts for your feathered friends with this tequila bottle hummingbird feeder tutorial that Michelle Reynolds shared on Made & Remade.<p>Raise a glass tonight, DIY tomorrow! Click here to see how it’s done.


How-To: Crochet Sandals for Babies

Make teeny tiny feet even more adorable with this super-cute crochet baby flip flop sandals pattern from Bethany at Whistle & Ivy!

10 Easy Pieces: Square Wooden Garden Planters

Free of fuss and filagree, square wooden planter boxes are infinitely versatile. Not only are they adaptable to a variety of spaces, the selection of …


Gardening 101: How to Sprout a Seed

Launch a stealth attack on winter by sprouting seeds indoors (to get a start on your edible garden). It’s simpler than you may think.<p>Photography by …


DIY: Hanging Easter Posies

In celebration of that time of year when one gets to indulge with abandon in bunnies, chicks, and all things “cute, pretty, and pastel,” my children …


DIY Projects & Crafts

Nature Crafts for Kids

Let young crafters take inspiration from their natural surroundings. With a little imagination, flowers, leaves, twigs, and shells can be transformed into works of art.<p>Kids will love creating these one-of-a-kind seashell koalas out of scallop and clam shells.