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How To Mix Chalkboard Paint in Any Color

We love using chalkboards as backdrops for displays and parties (like this one here!). So we were super excited to learn that you can create your own …

How-To: Minecraft-Inspired Desk Organizer

Make your resident geek’s day with this fun Minecraft-inspired desk organizer tutorial from Colleen at Just Paint It that you can make with recycled materials!<p>Click here to see the full how-to!

Crafting

How to Build a Treehouse in the Backyard

First, find your tree. Then make your plan. Then be ready to adapt that plan.<p>The first rule of treehouse building is that it all kind of depends on the tree. You can model yours on this one, or on your neighbor’s, or on one you saw on <i>Treehouse Masters,</i> but the tree (or trees) in your yard will be …

DIY: extra inches with lace

* in my case, the lace was much wider, so I cut the extra width to meet my needs<p>* pin the lace under the hem of the shirt, just about over the double …

Ruffled corset t-shirt

Recently, I had a small obsession with The Band Perry’s “If I Die Young”. So I headed on over to YouTube to watch the video, and discovered another …

Skirt with Built-in Shorts

Not really a skort, but a full skirt with shorts underneath for your little tree-climbing, cartwheel-turning girl.<p>My kids love the clothes from Hanna …

Tutorial~Ruffle shirt

I have been a big fan of Down East Basics and Shade for a few years now. I wear Wonder tees from Down East all the time. They are comfortable, modest …

No-Sew Bolero

So, it turns out, that post I wrote about turning a scarf into a shrug was pretty popular. Turns out that everybody wants to cover their shoulders …

Tutorial: No-sew modern forest wall hanging

Katie from Bower Power shows how to make this no-sew wall hanging with a modern forest design. She created the shapes to be stylized trees, but they …

Free pattern: Brookfield Bag

Sara from Sew Sweetness shares a free pattern over at Sew, Mama, Sew! for making her Brookfield Bag. It’s a smaller bag (11″ x 7″) with corner …

Tutorial: Pretty ruffled tote bag

Deanna from Sew McCool and Birdsong Patterns shows how you can make a pretty ruffled tote bag. It’s a rectangular tote with stiff sides and a full …

Tutorial: 30-minute drop waist dress http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-30-minute-drop-waist-dress/2014/05/21/ #craft #DIY

Tutorial: Summer Tote Bag http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-summer-tote-bag/2014/05/20/ #craft #DIY

Easy No Sew Window Treatment using only one yard of fabric. See more by In My Own Style -- >>http://inmyownstyle.com/2012/08/one-yard-window-treatment3-ways.html<<

DIY Hanging Mason Jar Outdoor Candle

Summer is on it’s way, so it’s time to spruce up your outdoor space to prepare for backyard parties and barbecues. Candles are a great way to …

Our Favorite Cheesecake Recipes

Fruit-topped, chocolate-laced, fun-sized, no-bake, made with cream cheese or ricotta -- cheesecake is as adaptable as it is irresistible. Whether you're seeking New York-style tradition or holiday whimsy, there's a cheesecake recipe for every occasion.<p>Topping cheesecake with shimmering fruit is …

Best Chocolate Cake Recipes

Nothing will satisfy a chocolate craving better than one of these delicious chocolate cake recipes, from classic devil's food cake and molten to flourless and ricotta-icebox chocolate varieties. With chocolate cake recipes like these, you can't go wrong!

Pantry Raid Brown Sugar Scrub

10 Vertical Storage Ideas for Craft Supplies

Whether you have a craft room, a craft closet, or a craft table tucked into a corner, craft storage can be tricky. My craft room doubles (triples?) …

Tutorial: Shower curtain with a pom pom valance

Sew4Home shows how you can make a shower curtain with a fun pom pom trimmed valance. This project does take quite a bit of fabric (5 yards for the …

Patchwork Potholder

Make this patchwork potholder, it's like making a mini quilt, so if you're afraid of quilting it's a great start!<p>281<p>647

Tutorial: Easing in a sleeve cap http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-easing-in-a-sleeve-cap/2014/05/16/ #craft #DIY

Tutorial: Shower curtain with a pom pom valance http://sewing.craftgossip.com/tutorial-shower-curtain-with-a-pom-pom-valance/2014/05/16/ #craft #DIY

Rhubarb-Raspberry Cheesecake Squares

Topping cheesecake with shimmering fruit is nothing new, but we spun this one in two fresh directions: We swapped out the expected cherries for ruby-red rhubarb-raspberry gelee, and we baked the whole thing in a 9-by-13-inch pan -- perfect for serving a crowd. It begins with a traditional press-in …

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How to make pom pom birds

These little guys are too cute. If you need to make a little project to put a smile on someone’s face pop on over to Mollymoo for a great tutorial on …