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How To: DIY Neon Light

Last week I posted about fixing up the ugly window corner of my dining room; in addition to covering the weird window with a quilt, I also gave this …

DIY Mason Jar Storage

This week for the Dog days of Winter it was the “Made It” challenge. Well, since we are on<br>our way of making our master bathroom over, I wanted to …

DIY Easy Coasters

This project has absolutely nothing to do with 9/11. But I do want to take a minute to remember that very tragic morning 11 years ago today. To honor …

Crafting

Organizing Ideas: Colorful Magazine Files + Free Labels

I have been organizing over the weekend while I was waiting for paint to dry on a few projects that I have been working on. The biggest one – the …

Better Homes & Gardens Home

Have the itch to paint? Get inspired and try one of these paint project ideas to personalize your home and update your decor.<p>1 of 36<p>Floor …

DIY Tissue Covered Luminaries

I present to you, DIY project meets West Elm style decor meets happy crafting time with my bff Jenna. Look what we did :)<p>Long story short, I’ve been …

Paint your own galaxy umbrella

Inspired by Carl Sagan's quote, "We are made of star-stuff," I painted this galaxy umbrella:<p>On the outside the umbrella is black. But open the …

Craftberry Bush

diy project: vintage book travel-tech organizer

As you may have figured out from my My Life Scoop posts, I’m a bit of a nut for tech accessories, especially pocket-sized ones. I can’t get over how …

A Dash Of Doily - It's Great To Be Home

“Doily” is my favorite word – is that weird? Say it a few times and I think you’ll become a fan, too – doily, doily, doily, doily . . . or maybe it’s …

Flip Down Sideboard Plans - Plow and Hearth

These plans came about when I spotted an item in a friend’s Pinterest “projects to build” board. When my friend/neighbor posted these, I felt that it …

DIY Abstract Art No. 2

gold leaf<br>sizing<br>4 fl oz red, yellow, blue, black, brown, turquoise acrylic paint<br>8 fl oz white acrylic paint<br>(1) 3” paintbrush<br>(4) 1” paintbrushes<br>Medium …

Bookbinding Fundamentals: Basic Stab Binding

The traditional Japanese four-hole stab bookbinding technique has a simple, contemporary appeal and it’s excellent for beginners. There’s no gluing …

How to Make Painted Bottle Vases - DIY & Crafts

What you need:<p>Tools:<p>A big syringe<br>• A paint brush<br>• A bowl<p>Supplies / ingredients:<p>Few transparent bottles and jars<br>• Watercolors or wall paint<br>• Plastic tubes of …

Cheap DIY Antique Ladder Shelf

Back last Fall, my aunt was driving to our place and spotted an old ladder in someone’s trash. We get a lot of things from other people’s trash. …

Drawer Liners | Vintage Event Rentals ~ Atlanta, Georgia

As promised, I’ve got a fun DIY to share. I spent quite some time searching the web for unique drawer liners when I finally decided to make them …

Cleaning

Cut & Sew Patterns

<i>Enjoy a little DIY inspiration from the Spoonflower community with one of the ultimate Spoonflower Hacks, cut & sew patterns, engineered sewing</i> …

Junk Mail Feather Art Tutorial

Ever wondered what you could possible do with all the piles of junk mail you get every week? .... besides throwing it away or sending it to the …

DIY Vintage Word Art - No. 2 Pencil

I’ve been working on updating our kitchen, and I needed something special for the area above the sink. I love the retro EAT signs, but wanted …

Dictionary "Art"

Not sure what it is about an old dictionary but there is something beautiful about letter after letter spanning the onion skin pages. They aren't …

Kitchen Chalkboard Made From Clipboard

July 15, 2013<p>Rather than relying on your memory when it comes time to do your grocery list, wouldn't it be easier to have already written down what …

Bookbinding Fundamentals: Long-Stitch Leather Journal

There are many different bindings that fall under the category of long-stitch, but most are distinguishable by long stitches that attach gatherings …

Pinterest Challenge

I love a good design challenge…<p>…and I’m cuckoo for cocoa puffs about this fab four too…<p>…so when Sherry tweeted about their Pinterest Challenge idea …

Hobby Lobby

5 Great Ways to "Weather" or Distress Furniture

Sometimes, old furniture just has more character. And well, we can pretend new furniture does too, after we weather it!<p>There are a few different …

Ana White | 6 Cube Bookshelf - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Handmade by: …

DIY Washi Tape Monogram Art

My washi tape obsession continues. As you will see in tomorrow’s post where I tour my hallway (it is a very special hallway), I needed an update for …