Lisa Champion

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Before & After: A Blah 1970's Kitchen Get a French Country Makeover

A pair of rookie renovators gives this kitchen an expert transformation.<p>A pair of rookie renovators gives this kitchen an expert transformation.

DIY household cleaners you can make in 5 minutes or less

Pinterest has spoken: DIY cleaners are one of the biggest home trends the visual bookmarking site expects for 2015. And we're here to help you hop on the bandwagon, which is a good idea for more reasons than just being trendy.<p>Not only can DIY cleaners be more cost effective, but they are also free …

Housekeeping

How-To: DIY Hammock Chair

Stitch up a perfect spot for summer relaxation with this DIY hammock chair tutorial that Rachel shared on A Beautiful Mess!<p>I’d love to spend the afternoon lounging in this chair and reading my favorite book, wouldn’t you?<p>Want to make one? Head on over to A Beautiful Mess to get started.<p>As crafters …

Top 33 Most Creative Camping DIY Projects and Clever Ideas - DIY & Crafts

Going on a camping trip is such an exciting adventure. Getting back to nature can be very refreshing and spending time in the great outdoors, away …

Crafting

DIY Goodwill Table Upcycle

Shares 21K<p>Acquired this nice table Goodwill for $25, I have been doing this (selectively) over the past few months. Our basement remodel has been …

DIY Outdoor Bench - in less than an hour

This is the fun bench we created!<p>Ok so I saw this bench on pintrest maybe you did too?<p>And I thought we (my hubby and I) could make this for a cushion …

DIY Outdoor Seating

We finally finished our outdoor seating! Here's the before and after photo.<p>When I first learned about this awesome cinderblock and wood outdoor …

10 DIY Yarn Art Ideas for a Creative Touch

Wondering what to do with that big empty space on your wall? I know the feeling! I recently moved, and when it came time to fill a very large accent …

100 Creative DIY Wall Art Ideas to Decorate Your Space | Brit + Co 

<b>100 Creative DIY Wall Art Ideas to Decorate Your Space</b> | <i>Brit + Co</i>

Easy Homemade Play-dough

Homemade play-dough with essential oil will not just have the kids running to play but the mommas too! Feels and smells relaxing!<p>486<p>2200

luriandwilma.com

11 super cool things to make! http://www.poppytalk.com/2013/08/11-super-cool-things-to-make.html …

Make It: 3D Alphabet Letters

I've long been in love with the Mr. Printables, a treasure trove of exciting, modern and inspired FREE printables for kids. These 3D alphabet letters …

11 Colorful Crayon DIY Ideas

One of our favorite things about back to school season was always that fresh, new box of unused crayons. Unless you have kids, you likely don’t have a reason to buy a box of 64 (or 96!) Crayolas. But these 11 DIY projects might send you to the school supply aisle in a hurry! Yes, some of them are …

Chemicals

Bleach Pen Art

Use bleach pens to create your own patterns on fabric. Draw free hand or use a stencil – kids will love making their own clothes. Adult supervision …

How to make Lego people Halloween costumes

I just scored the last piece of a costume I wanted to be last year but couldn’t complete with out this element. I can’t tell you what it is as that …

9 DIY Lampshade Ideas That Will Personalize Your Bedside Table (PHOTOS)

It's the truth: We all need a bedside table lamp. They allow us to read a book late at night and help us find our way to the bathroom in the dark. But more often than not, our lighting comes standard with the same bland, lifeless white shades that just don't add anything to our otherwise …

7 DIY Lighting Fixtures That You Won't Even Believe You Can Make (PHOTOS)

An amazing lamp can really make a space sing. And, while chandeliers are stunning focal points that light up a room, store-bought versions can be pricey, especially if they're large or intricate. But did you know you can make one yourself? We've rounded up seven DIY lighting fixtures that are made …

Diamond stitch blanket crochet pattern: step by step tutorial

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30 Creative Ways to Repurpose & Reuse Old Stuff

We all have stuff that no longer serves any purpose around the house, but we still have trouble getting rid of it. Either it’s “still OK”, or “might …

Crafting

How-To: Double Crochet

Make the stitches in your crochet projects stack up even faster! Learn how to work a double crochet stitch with this easy to follow photo tutorial from Fiber Flux.<p><b>More:</b><p>Crochet 101: Chain Stitch, Single, and Double Crochet<br>• The Purl Bee’s Crochet 101

Yarn

Yarn and Leather Bracelet

Sometimes at the end of a long day, a simple craft project is just what the doctor ordered. Check out Nellie Bellie to see how she transformed a set of basic leather bracelets into a cozy collection of cuffs.

Jewelry

How-To: 30 Minute Stretchy Tube Skirt

Send your little lady back to school in style with this 30 minute stretchy tube skirt tutorial from Ashley at Make It & Love It!<p>Ready to start sewing? Head over to Make It & Love It to see the full how-to.

How-To: Crocheted Mesh Bag with Contrasting Color Handles

Add a little color to your next shopping trip with this handy crocheted mesh bag with contrasting color handles from Stephanie at All About Ami.<p>Want to make one of your own? Head on over to All About Ami to see how it’s done!<p>[Via CraftGawker]

How-To: DIY Glitter Tabletop

You need a glittery table, right? (Of course you do!) Check out this fun glitter tabletop tutorial from Shannon at Madigan Made.<p>Ready to add some sparkle to your home? Head over to Madigan Made to see how it’s done.

HOME DZINE Home DIY | Restore wood finish the proper way

Restore wood finish the proper way<p>Browse the Internet and you will find plenty of hints and tips for bloggers who have transformed wood furniture …

Woodworking

Summer Mason Jars

Hi There! I’m Dee, and I blog over at Meatloaf and Melodrama, where I share easy crafts, DIY projects and simple recipes. I am thrilled to be guest …

Summer Wardrobe: Day Date Dress

Create your own lovely custom-made summer frock! Use your favorite fitted shirt to draft your own dress pattern with this day date dress tutorial from Elle Apparel!<p>Hello, lovely new warm weather wardrobe! (I love a classic 50s silhouette, don’t you?)<p>Ready to give it a try? Pull out your sewing …

How to Make Your Own Ice Cream—without an Ice Cream Maker!

Here's the incredibly yummy recipe:<p><b>INGREDIENTS:</b> <br>2 avocados<br>3 limes<br>3/4 cup sweetened condensed milk<br>3/4 cup reduced-fat milk<p><b>INSTRUCTIONS:</b> <br>1. Pit and peel the avocados. Add them to the blender, with the milk.<br>2. Zest 2 of the limes into the blender.<br>3. Juice all 3 of the limes.<br>4. Blend.<br>5. Spread the …