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7 Paint-Dipped Crafts That Are So Easy To Make, You'll Be Shocked At Your Skills (PHOTOS)

Sometimes the DIYs we come across on Pinterest are stunningly beautiful, but look extremely complicated to make ourselves. We prefer to just appreciate those projects via our computer screens. But, these paint-dipped crafts are the exception. Not only are they fabulous and colorful, they are super …

How to Use Plastic Bottles to Make Concrete Pendant Lamps

Let’s face it, designer lighting can cost a pretty penny. Instead of spending your tax refund on a brand new ceiling lamp, make yourself an entire set of stylish concrete pendant lights with a single bag of concrete mix and some old plastic bottles. Concrete is affordable, modern, and you can make …

Cat cubby window seat with Ikea Akurum Kitchen Cabinets

<b>Materials:</b> Akurum Abstrakt kitchen cabinets and Ikea red pillows<p><b>Description:</b> Akurum Abstrakt 36″ wide x 24″ deep x 15″ high cabinets, which would …

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The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)<p>by Justine Hand<p>The New Rusticity: 11 DIY Ways to Use Branches …

How to Turn a Tin Can into a Stylish, Industrial Table Lamp!

Before you toss that tin can in the recycling bin, take a look at this clever DIY lighting idea!<p>All you need is the aforementioned can, a candle …

How To Create A Sparkleball.

An excellent how-to from Sparkleball.com shows you how to create sparkleballs from plastic cups (recycle 'em), Christmas lights, and a soldiering …

Protect Your Tech: DIY Smartphone and Tablet Cases

With our love of staying connected, our iPads, iPhones, and the like are almost like next of kin. But it can be tough to find the right case – you want something that no one else has, but you don’t want to end up with some random case covered in flying monkeys. So, why not make your own? With a …

Wood Pallet Table DIY

For our six month (of dating) anniversary, my boyfriend got me a power drill and saw. I'm not sure what it says about me that this was, to me, THE …

DIY: Knotted Baby Hat

Despite my 5th grade level sewing skills, thanks to Mrs. Thompson for teaching me all I know in Home Ec., there were a couple reason as to why I …

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I posted this back in September for Meremade’s Back to School series. We are now well into the school year, but it can be a project for anytime …

How-To: Galaxy Twist Bleach and Tie Dye Shirt

Try a fun take on traditional tie dye with this galaxy twist bleach and tie dye shirt tutorial from iLoveToCreate designer Lauri Eaton!<p>Ready to give it a try? Head over to iLoveToCreate to see the full how-to!

Playin’ Around: 10 Outdoor Games Perfect for a Long Weekend

The first three-day weekend and the unofficial start of summer is almost here. Get ready for those BBQs, picnics, and pool parties with these 10 games that you can buy or DIY.<p>1. DIY Lawn Bananagrams: Word nerds rejoice! These jumbo Bananagrams tiles just require some cardboard and paint or a poster …

How-To: Patchwork Sock Yarn Recipe

Got stash? Use up all of those pretty little scraps of sock yarn with this versatile patchwork sock yarn recipe from Martine at iMake.<p>Head over to iMake for more information and a link to the recipe PDF.

20 DIY Chandeliers to Brighten Up Your Space

A few weeks ago we ventured into the world of DIY lighting, complete with vintage-style marquees, yarn lanterns, and the like. While researching this, we came across a whole bunch of gorgeous DIY chandeliers as well! Making your own chandelier definitely takes a little more elbow grease than a …

Secret Postcard Decoder

This paper decoder is a very basic, entry-level approach to understanding ciphers and is great fun for postcards. A fun project for older boys and …

Billy Bookshelves Kitchen Island

<b>Materials:</b> Billy bookcases and Numerar countertop<p><b>Description:</b> We took down a wall between our kitchen and living room and created a room …

Hit the Snooze Button with 20 DIY Headboards

When it comes to the home, we believe that the two most important rooms are definitely the kitchen and the bedroom. Our bedrooms are where we recharge each night and begin each day, and its essential to create a peaceful space that is both restful and revitalizing. Here are 20 creative …

From how to soothe mosquito bites quickly to how to DIY a drying station on the patio, here are 21 clever tricks for better outdoor living this summer: http://trib.al/cl175J6

DIY {dresser drawer} Dog Bed

As a part of the Lowe’s Creative Ideas team, I was excited that the May Challenge revealed using Pantone’s 2013 Color of the Year…emerald! I knew …

DIY Project: Make Your Own Slatted Console Table

We've featured Ana White before, like when we shared her creative instructions for building your own backyard see-saw! I stumbled across her newest …

HugeDomains.com - GuideRooms.com is for sale (Guide Rooms)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

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48 DIY Father’s Day Gift Ideas

You’ve got your Father’s Day card picked out, but what about a handmade gift for your old man? From wine bottle tumblers to homemade beef jerky, here are 48 DIY gift ideas for Father’s Day.<p><b>1. Wine Bottle Tumblers:</b> Does your dad love a good bottle of wine? Then he’ll certainly get a kick out of …

10 Cozy Window Seats + A Tutorial

Window seats are versatile; they can be used as reading nooks, nap spots or even workspaces. They can also add extra seating to an otherwise vacant …

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DIY: Instant Children’s Teepee, Summer Edition

Last summer, I spotted a great looking teepee in the neighborhood that seemed like a perfectly do-able DIY. So much so, I was compelled to …

100 DIY Ideas for the 3-Day Weekend

It's the start of the first three day weekend of the summer, so in keeping with (and expanding upon!) recent Apartment Therapy tradition, we put …

Furniture collection made from shipping crates

Sometimes coming up with something new doesn’t always mean you have to reinvent everything. Sometimes you can create something completely new just by …

How To: DIY Antiqued Mercury Mirror Glass

| 134 Comments<p>Today we're excited to to share this simple and affordable method for transforming any piece of glass into a beautiful decor update …

Top 100 DIY Furniture Projects

You gotta love an entire network dedicated to DIY projects. I'm usually too busy watching the show to actually make anything but nevertheless, it's …

Sharks kept alive for tourism are more profitable than served in soup

Sharks swimming free in the oceans may soon become more valuable as tourist attractions than when caught, sliced up and served in soup, a global …