Kim M

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DIY – Hyperpigmentation Lotion

Hyperpigmentation is a disorder of the skin by which certain areas become unevenly dark, discolored, and patchy. There are various causes of …

And A Request For Yours

I learn so much from my readers and from the other crochet sites I visit online as well as in books and magazines. I’d love to round up all those …

Spray Painted Seedheads

DIY Reclaimed Wood Pumpkins

Incredible Book Sculptures – Kelly Campbell Berry

Add some altered book inspiration to your day by checking out the work of Kelly Campbell Berry. Kelly creates beautiful, multi-dimensional book …

How To: Make a Colorful Twisted Rope Rug

A few years ago we shared a tutorial from Free People for creating a rug from rope, neon twine, and pom-poms. It was <i>gorgeous</i>! But it was also a lot …

How to share iTunes libraries between user accounts in OS X

You can change iTunes' default behavior to allow all accounts to use the same media folders.<p>If multiple users on an OS X system use iTunes, by default each will have a separate iTunes media folder in which music files are stored. This is convenient for privacy, but it will prevent users from …

Operating Systems

When parsley + garlic + lemon come together beautiful things happen. How To Make Classic Italian Gremolata -

Space-Saving Tip: Turn Preserved Lemons Into a Flavor-Boosting Puree -

New Takes on Macrame

Crafts have serious history, just like people. And just like people, sometimes it’d be nice to forget what that craft looked like back in the …

Awesome Woodwork Coat Hanger

I don’t quite understand Tumblr (the blogging platform). There are never any instructions for anything – just pictures. It could just be me.<p>But when …


How-To: Watermelon Mojito Jell-O Shots

If you’d like to consume a fancy cocktail with your fingers, then check out these refreshing Watermelon Mojito Jell-O Shots from That’s So Michelle.<p><b>More:</b><p>How-To: Strawberry Margarita Jell-o Shots<br>• Recipe: Champagne Jello Shots<br>• How-To: Caramel Apple Jell-O Shots

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 …

Rainbow Girls Patterns

I was browsing around Etsy the other day looking at Embroidery patterns and this one caught my eye. It is one of several Rainbow Girls Embroidery …

How-To: Tea Towel Apron

Keep those handmade dresses clean while you’re playing in the kitchen with this sweet—and delightfully practical—tea towel apron tutorial from Lisa at Polka Dot Cottage!<p>Love it? Head over to Polka Dot Cottage to learn how to make an apron of your own.

The United States of Americute

Amber Alves of felt like it discovered a disturbing lack of cute in maps of the U.S. and decided to remedy the situation with this United States of Americute map.

Start by painting smooth rocks... the results are BEAUTIFUL!

These <b>rock garden markers</b> are easy to make and look so beautiful in the garden! Follow the instructions below to make some, then use your <b>rock garden</b> …

Wavy Friendship Bracelet

This project is perfect for teenagers who want to take the friendship bracelet to a new level of skill. Friendship bracelets are a classic project, …

Bottle Cap Medallion Brooch and Earring • Recyclart

With the help of a friend who works at a beer place, I’ve collected a bunch of bottle caps. Always …

Crochet Flower Bookmark

Pipa Knot Earrings

Make a pair of these easy earrings in any color your want. Inspired by oriental knotting handicrafts.<p>1043<p>4023

9 Airstream Trailers | Curbly

A while ago I got an idea in my head to buy myself an old caravan and do it up. Oh my gosh, caravans are bloody expensive. But my dream will always be to own an Airstream trailer, give it a makeover and drive it from craft show to craft show! If you want to get inspired or just feel like drooling over some extraordinary makeovers, click through for all nine!

8 Donut Recipes That Will Change Your Life | Man Made

<b>8 Donut Recipes That Will Change Your Life</b> | <i>Man Made</i><p>There are three things in this world that I would be lost without: pizza, potatoes, and donuts. Mmm. Donuts. I thought I had tried my share of donuts but I clearly haven’t lived because I’ve never tried a Chai. Key Lime Pie, Strawberry Pop Tart or Oreo donut! I have to try those Chai ones…

How-To: Fishtail Braided Friendship Bracelets

Add a bit of camp-inspired fun to your summertime crafting with this fishtail braided friendship bracelet tutorial from Carrots ‘n Spice!<p>[Via CraftGawker]

How-To: Invisible No-Knot Crochet Finish

Hate obvious knots in completed crochet projects? End your work without extra bulk with this invisible crochet finishing technique from Playin’ Hooky Designs.<p>Ready to give it a try? Head over to Playin’ Hooky Designs to see how it’s done.

Blog Crush: Mr Printables

When you’re on the hunt for a quick & easy paper craft for the kids to tackle, it doesn’t get much better than Mr Printables. The freshly redesigned …

Homemade Oreo Uh-Oh

I remember having Oreo contests with my brother almost every night after dinner. It was an unspoken challenge, to see who could make their three …

Felt Flower Winter Wreath | Purl Bee

<b>Felt Flower Winter Wreath</b> | <i>Purl Bee</i><p>I’m determined this year to make all my Christmas presents, but I know I’m going to have to get started early! As soon as I saw this I immediately thought of my mum. She loves anything country and handmade. Though I don’t think she would like the neon, I could always stitch with white felt - but if I was making this for myself I would use neon!