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DIY: Lacey Clay Containers

<i>By Gabrielle. Photos & styling by Amy Christie.</i><p>I could tell you that this project came about because I wanted to organize my makeup drawer (and I <i>do</i> …

Learn to Weave

My mother is a weaver, so the apartment I lived in as a kid had a loom that took up half of our living room. Growing up, I loved sitting on the ground and watching the loom’s pedals going up and down, with the sound of the shuttle moving back and forth as she worked.<p>Since then, I have often dreamed …

Crafting

Remembering the Fall of the Berlin Wall: A Firsthand Account From a Flipboard Curator

<i>Flipboard’s curator for Germany, Stefanie Bastian, remembers the night the Berlin Wall fell in 1989 and suggests magazines to flip through in honor</i> …

12 Gift Ideas for Artists and Creatives

<i>Nicole Northway is the owner of One Strange Bird, a storefront art center in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood. She is also an artist and educator, and she opened the shop in part to showcase the jewelry she was making for her Etsy shop, Lady Pancake, and the work of fellow Etsy sellers she’d</i> …

The Perfect Gift: Etched Wooden Spoons

<i>Text and images by Amy Christie for Design Mom.</i><p>It’s getting to be that time of year again: handmade gift-making season! This year, we thought it …

The Perfect Gift: Etched Cutting Board

<i>Text and images by Amy Christie for Design Mom. Tree illustrations by Eloise Renouf.</i><p>As I mentioned yesterday, I’ve created a 3 part series of cool …

The Perfect Gift: Etched Snowflake Ornaments in Birch

Birch snowflake ornaments! This is the 3rd (and last) project in our mini-series of cool things you can make with a wood burning/etching tool. …

DIY: Cement Candleholders

<i>Text and images by Amy Christie for Design Mom.</i><p>As the daylight time decreases, I find myself wanting more light, and since I can’t harness the sun, …