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Quilting Basics: Pin Basting

For many new quilters, sewing blocks and joining them together to create a quilt top is the easy part. But, the thought of creating a “quilt sandwich” and working with three layers of fabric all at the same time? That next step has caused more than one quilting novice to permanently banish a …

Sew Cute: Hula Hoop Tent Tutorial

Make a family-friendly DIY play tent that’s fit for a prince or princess with this cool hula hoop tent project!<p>Give your little ones the gift of bright smiles and hours of playtime fun with this sweet hula hoop tent tutorial that Mandi from Making Nice in the Midwest shared on A Beautiful Mess.<p>It’s …

Craft Fashion: Paper Bead Statement Necklace

If you’ve always wanted to roll paper beads, but weren’t sure how to get started, now’s your chance! Pick up a new skill and create your own crafty accessories with this paper bead statement necklace project.<p>Ready for a new paper technique that won’t require special tools or take hours and hours to …

Crafting

Summer Table: DIY Faux Ceramic Napkin Rings

Create a pretty, delicate-looking tablescape without fragile pottery! This DIY faux ceramic napkin rings project will give you the same style, minus the shatter factor.<p>If you’re drawn by the appearance of ceramic, but breakable dinner accessories won’t mesh with your active family, you’ll …

DIY Hair Bow Hairstyle

Quick Crafts: 5 Minute Inkblot Napkins

Give your guests a casual personality test and your dinner table a little extra flair with these striking DIY inkblot napkins from Brittini of Paper & Stitch!<p>These napkins are super quick and easy to make, because all you really need are some fabric napkins and suitable fabric paint. What I like …

Decorations

DIY: Turn Photos Into Beautiful Watercolor Portraits

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>Photography and stencil art go hand-in-hand quite merrily, but it’s not so great if you’re not chummy with the …

Easy Decor Update: Stenciled Throw Pillow

Does your living room need a quick pick me up? There’s nothing like a bright throw pillow to spice up a room’s ambiance. If you are looking for an easy sewing project, you can whip up your own pillow case on a sewing machine. Or if you want to complete your project a little faster, you can buy a …

Art of Patron & a Life Changing Hack | DIY Playbook

You all know we love a creative challenge around here, especially one with specific guidelines to follow in order to create something totally …

DIY

Cute Crochet: Pom-Pom Edging for Blankets and Beyond

Bring a touch of stylish fun to your next crochet project with this super-cute pom-pom edging technique!<p>Whether you’re adding it to blankets, cushions, or even a shawl, I think you’ll agree that this crocheted pom-pom edging tutorial from Robin at Once Upon a Pink Moon is pretty darn …

Weekend Project: PVC Pipe Toddler Chairs

In need of some weekend project inspiration? If you’ve got little ones in your home, make a set of PVC pipe toddler chairs that are perfect for indoor or outdoor use!<p>Build a set of durable, kid-friendly toddler chairs that are playroom or backyard ready with this easy-to-follow tutorial from Janny …

Keep the Bugs Out of Your Beverage

Keep those pesky flies from doing the backstroke in your mojito with these summery fruit themed perler bead cup covers!<p>This fun project was spotted on German artist Pfefferminzgruen’s Instagram. I couldn’t find a tutorial, but the photos speak for themselves. You’ll need to use a round perler bead …

Easy Wedding DIY: 3 Things Anyone Can DIY?and 2 Things No Bride Ever Should

Even if you're not generally the DIY type, when it comes to your wedding there's a lot of pressure to make the day feel special and unique and "you." So it's easy to see how many brides fall into the trap of, "I'll just DIY a <b>few</b> little details." That's how you wind up swimming in a pool of regret …

Messing Around With Markers: Sharpies on Ceramic Tiles

This is a really neat technique that uses permanent markers, like Sharpies, and rubbing alcohol to re-flow the inks and make all sorts of mesmerizing swirly effects on the tile. Tiles are a popular material for creating DIY coasters. Be sure to seal the ink with a spray sealer as a final step to …

I dearly wish I had a wee bub to wear these gorgeous Tiffany inspired Mary Janes from @moccsmadewithlove. I don't, so I'll just have to settle for drooling at them over the interwebs #kidsstyle #babyshoes #tiffany #babyology

How to build a Portable 420 watt Solar Power Generator . Very Detailed Video Instructions,perfect for beginners

This 2 part series shows you how to build 240,420W Solar Power Generators .The first video outlines detailed step-by-step instructions on how to …

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How-To: Sew Rope to Make a Bowl

If you’re looking for a fun way to play with rope and a sewing machine why not try these neat sewn bowls? These lovely vessels were created by Melbourne maker, Gemma Patford. I love the random paint splatter treatment that was given to the rope before it was constructed.<p>Be sure to use a nice soft …

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Colorful DIY Marble Art Piece For Decor

Marble décor pieces are very stylish and look cute, so let’s make one ourselves! You’ll need acrylic paints in your choice, plastic bottles, Liquitex …

DIY

DIY Black Concrete Island | Kara Paslay Design

• Posted on 13th February 2015,<br>• written by Kara<br>• with 4 Comments<p>Oh my goodness, I am on my way to having the most amazing kitchen! We officially got one …

Home Improvement

21 Creative DIY Wall Art Ideas To Decorate Your Space

When you’re thinking of brightening up a boring, […]

Home | Arts and Classy

June 18, 2018<p>Ikea Hack Cube Storage Unit Makeover<p>If you have been following the blog for awhile now, you know how much I love a free furniture find! …

Shaving Can Safe (that Still Shoots Foam!)

Introduction: Shaving Can Safe (that Still Shoots Foam!)<p>About: I got an old sewing machine when I was just a kid, and I've been hooked on making …

DIY Mason Jar Soap Dispenser

We’ve all got a mason jar or two lying around the house, so why not put them to good use with this easy and affordable mason jar soap dispenser? …

Crafting

Oh My, Dip Dye! Watercolor Stationery DIY - Paper and Stitch

This Friday is National Handwriting Day and I couldn’t be more pumped to whip my handwriting skills into shape. What about you?<p>So, I’ve partnered …

Calligraphy

How-To: Cookie Shot Glasses

Milk and cookies in shot glass form, now that’s something I can get behind! This recipe is kid friendly (no alcohol), and perfect for a fancy get together, like a bridal shower. And that’s just what Rachel from The Stay At Home Chef made them for.<p>Be aware that you will need to purchase a special …

Focaccia Bread Recipe

Easy Oreo Ice Cream<p>Easy Whole Wheat Bread<p>Hack Your Bread Starter With a Poolish!<p>Cooking Class<p>Dang Jessy, this looks delicious. I found this when I …

Recipes

Make Your Own Kool-Aid Lip Gloss

We go through a lot of lip gloss in our house. One little girl and I seem like I am always searching for a tube or buying another pack at the store. …