Diane Johnson

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Keep Your Super Fan Warm with a Hooded Scarf

Tracey over at Tracey Knits let me know that she had a pattern published with Cascade Yarns, and it’s a great one for this time of year.<p>The Super Fan …

DIY Long Bling Necklace

This statement piece necklace is just that a “Statement Piece”. I really love the rectangle beads as opposed to always seeing round beads. (I am a …

10 Weekend Projects: Gifts You Can Make

1 Comments<p><b>1. DIY Make Someone a Ukelele</b><br>Dana from The Wonderforest made this cute little thing using one of those ukelele kits. Click here for the …

How-To: Buttoned Shell Stitch Cowl

Looking for last-minute gift ideas? Keep your family and friends extra-cozy this holiday season with a pretty crocheted buttoned shell stitch cowl from Stephanie at All About Ami!<p>This is a great beginner crochet project—it looks lovely without being too complex.<p>Ready to get started? Check out the …

How-To: 3 Hardware Store Holiday Ornaments

Make your own hex nut snowflakes, wall plate photo ornaments, and electrical wire trees and words with this three-part hardware store holiday ornaments tutorial from Henry Happened!<p>Ready to get started? Check out the post on Henry Happened, then head to the hardware store!<p>[Via Dollar Store Crafts]

Hostess Gift Idea: Simple Linen Apron

The holiday season is filled with wonderful parties and gatherings. Thank your hosts or hostesses in style with a handmade gift that’s as useful as it is lovely with this simple linen apron tutorial from Molly’s Sketchbook on The Purl Bee!<p>First up is our lovely Simple Linen Apron. With handy …

Recipe: Peanut Butter Crunch

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DIY Heart Friendship Bracelet

As the month of love approaches, we thought we’d combine friendship and hearts into one Valentine’s Day themed tutorial: a heart patterned friendship …

Crafting

sewing 101: making a pouf

Add a burst of color to your room with this crafty pouf! At 17” wide and 10” deep, it’s large enough to serve as floor seating or a foot stool. (And …

Napkin folding 101

The Easter bunny has a place at the table this year, I think...<p>If you celebrate the Easter holiday, here is a cute little DIY napkin-folding-tip, …

Mason Jar Solar Lights

I love entertaining outdoors at this time of year because it’s warm enough at night that a garden party does not need to end when the sun goes down. …

DIY: Quote Napkins

<i>Text and images by Amy Christie for Design Mom</i><p>I adore the Downton Abbey series, you too? For those who are unfamiliar, Downton Abbey is a British …

Homemade Steak Spice

This homemade steak spice mix made with a wide variety of spices such as peppercorns, chili flakes and garlic is the secret ingredient that will give …

DIY Fabric Kanzashi Flower Tutorial

Shares 205<p><i>How to make fabric flowers using a Kanzashi flower tool. This round petal Kanzashi flower tutorial is easy to do and great for making hair</i> …

From Vinyl Records To Wall Clocks

And I’m back. Here’s a very cool idea from designer Pavel Sidorenko–wall clocks made from old vinyl records.<p>There is a variety of styles and shapes, …

Pinecone Fire Starter Wedding Favor

Today’s great rustic wedding favor idea comes to us from our friends over at My Own Ideas a blog that has tons of great printable and resources. …

suddenwhimsies

How's this for a vintage pattern with a modern twist (the fabric, I mean)<p>I love vintage aprons and when I found this free vintage apron pattern …

V and Co how to: jersey knit bracelet

i don't know what it is about this time of year that makes me just want to have my bare feet in the sand, be watching the sun setting into the ocean, …

Making Flower Pom-poms with a DIY Pom-pom maker

I’ve always loved those fancy Japanese pompoms on Pinterest, the ones that have flower or polka dot patterns on them – they would make lovely …

Food & Lifestyle

February 28, 2018<p>Financing your company properties could be an efficient way to acquire exactly just what’s should maintain as well as improve the …

DIY: A Secret Hiding Place for Your iPad

Luddites with furtive iPad addictions, take note: Canadian artist Sally Scott, cofounder of Shim Shim Co. and one of the most creative women we know, …

DIY Idea: Make a Reclaimed Wood Planter Wall

Move over, wallpaper. Take a hike, paint! There's a new accent wall treatment in town -- and it's green from head to toe.<p>Reclaimed, up-cycled …

DIY Monogrammed Cutting Board · Ruffled

Custom cutting boards are the perfect host and hostess or newlywed gift. Today Annie of Anniemade is going to show us how to make a monogrammed …

More Casserole Carriers - TaylorMade

My last Casserole Carrier was such a big hit that I have been busy. My original has gone crazy on Pinterest – you can find the first post HERE. I …

S'mores on a Stick

I love s'mores. What I love even more than the warm, gooey marshmallow, melted chocolate and subtle snap of mildly sweet graham crackers are the …

How to Use our Bath Bomb Maker

We have been working with a small local manufacturer to create these remarkable machines. Our Bath Bomb Maker will allow you to make numerous Bath …

Sand Dollar Resin Coaster Craft Tutorial

If you are ready for a little beach in your home decor, make this cute coaster with resin and a sand dollar!<p>You will need:<p>- Resin - I use Easy Cast<br>- …

Recipe for Homemade Vanilla Extract (homemade gift)

Shares 65.6K<p>Last year I wondered <b>how to make vanilla</b>. I use a lot of vanilla in my baking so I thought why not look for a <b>recipe for homemade vanilla</b> …