Emily Robinson

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14 DIY Candles to Light Up Your Home

What would a week devoted to all things that glow be without a nod to the original glow-in-the-dark object, the candle?! Arguably, candles don’t quite fall under the glow-in-the-dark category but they do quite literally glow in the dark so… here we are! We’ve rounded up the 14 best DIY candle …

20 DIY Halloween Wreath Ideas

Halloween is less than a week away and if you want to get your house ready for the day, then you need to get started right now! Over the past few …

How to Make Fake Blood & Guts for Halloween

Go from bedsheet ghosts to ghastly horrors with a little help from ample latex and a bit of clear Karo corn syrup.<p>Fake Blood<p>It's easy enough to buy this stuff in the tube. But if you want some of the really good faux blood, try emulating some of the Hollywood recipes.<p>One of the most famous comes …

7 Eco-Friendly DIY Summer Crafts for Creative Adults (and Kids!)

It's mid-summer. The days are long and hot, and the nights, while cooler, can still be pretty hot. When people are hot and bored, things escalate to …

Audrey Hepburn | Breakfast At Tiffany's Halloween Tutorial! (Hair, Makeup & Costume)

Flapper|Daisy Buchanan & Gatsby Halloween Tutorial! (Hair,Makeup&Outfit)

How-To: Hand-Printed Patterned Floor

<i>From October 2006 to January 2009, we produced 10 volumes of MAKE’s original sister publication, CRAFT. There are many project gems on the pages of those 10 volumes. Here is just one.</i><p>HAND-PRINTED PATTERNED FLOOR<p>By Catherine Weis<p><b>MATERIALS</b><br>Tape measure<br>Blue chalk “snap line” for measuring your space …

Interview: Furniture Redesign with Shelly Leer

How often do you say “I love the chair but hate the fabric, I wish I could recover it myself”. Well you can. The art of upholstery takes specific …

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Colorful and Customizable DIY Art

18 DIY Ideas for a Sophisticated Halloween Soiree

We get our fair share of questions, requests, and ideas from our readers. You’ve inspired us to dig around the web for innovative curtains, use all sorts of beans as earthy mason jar fillers, and all sorts of other fun stuff.<p>And now you’ve inspired us to put together the ultimate sophisticated …

5 DIY Projects To Fix Up Your Home This Weekend (PHOTOS)

The weekend is a time to catch your breath, but also to catch up with the little projects around your house that you swore you'd take care of last week. (Like that perpetually annoying squeaky spot in the floor.) But if you're so far behind that you don't know where to start, here's a list of …

DIY VIDEO: How to Make a Mason Jar Herb Garden with Model Summer Rayne Oakes

If you’ve always dreamed of having a little herb garden in your kitchen, here’s a video DIY from our friend Summer Rayne Oakes that can bring that …

Party DIY: Confetti Dipped Balloons

Balloons are one of the easiest ways to add festive flair to a party. But why stop there? With a little glue and some sparkly confetti, you can add …

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DIY Paper ‘Star Wars’ Snowflakes For the Holiday Season

Paso Robles, California-based graphic designer, father, and geek Anthony Herrera has created a new series of DIY paper <i>Star Wars</i> snowflake designs for …

The 20 Best DIY Group Costumes for Halloween

Got a huge crew that loves to dress up? Then it’s all about the group costume. And what better way to get into the Halloween spirit than by making your costumes together? DIT is the new DIY!<p>These 20 DIY ideas are sure to spark some inspiration, and will definitely make you giggle. While we’re …

How To: Peter Pan’s Shadow Costume

This DIY Peter Pan shadow costume from TikkiDo brings back many fond childhood memories—and it made me giggle out loud when I saw it—so I just had to share it with you guys.<p>Peter Pan’s escaped shadow is the perfect Halloween costume for a kid or just a kid at heart!<p>Head on over to TikkiDo and start …

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25 Genius DIY Couples Costumes

Drumroll please, it’s time for our second official installment of your favorite thing ever: Couples Costumes!<p>COMPLETE BRIT+CO GUIDE: HALLOWEEN COSTUME IDEAS<p>Last year we served up 25 of the best, and this year we’ve got a whole new crop of DIY goodness to share with you.<p>1. Doritos: I mean, Doritos? …

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 …

10 DIY Yarn Art Ideas for a Creative Touch

Wondering what to do with that big empty space on your wall? I know the feeling! I recently moved, and when it came time to fill a very large accent …

Remodelista - Sourcebook for the Considered Home

Today's Design Dispatches<p>Material Interiors: A Shoppable Apartment in New York, Design Luminaries Edition<p>by Annie Quigley<p>May 24, 2018<p>Kitchen of the …

A Colorful Living Room Decorating Idea: One Room, Three Ways

Want to change the look of your space on a budget? Here's a simple and colorful living room decorating idea -- keep your essential pieces neutral, and customize your lighting and décor for the seasons.<p>These three living rooms began with the same basic elements -- a neutral traditional sofa, an iron …

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Chic Peek Takes San Francisco: Zynga's Dani Dudeck on How to DIY at Home and Score Epic Vintage Finds!

<i>How many times have you checked out another girl's outfit and then mentally "pinned" everything she has on? Guilty as charged! So, instead of standing idly by making mental Pinterest boards, I decided to ask some women I find irresistibly chic to give me a peek into their homes and closets. This</i> …

DIY: Justine’s Haunted Hall

Decor-wise Halloween has never been my holiday. Christmas sparkle and Easter florals certainly inspire, but to me all those gravestones and ghouls …

Heart in Ohio

“Shhhhiskibob…. Shhhhhawshank Redemption…. Chicaaaaa..go!”<p>For those of you who aren’t well versed in movie quotes, that’s from the very …

Made Us Look: Street Art You Can Only See in the Rain

We know our way around a good can of spray paint here at Brit HQ, and while we’re at it we’ve dabbled in spray adhesive, spray shellac, and, obviously, our fair share of hair spray.<p>On that same token, we’ve also dabbled in the world of waterproofing via our beeswax-covered Toms and our stockpile of …

25 Beautiful Candle Holders You Can DIY

We had a double dose of candle holder DIYs this last week at Brit HQ, as we made both spooky clay votives and jewel-toned wooden candlestick holders to spruce up our table setting for a colorful Halloween bash. But once we set our costumes aside and start ushering in the winter holidays (already!), …

Spooky fruit and veggie sculptures for Halloween by master carver Shawn Feeney

"Sir Evilshot," Yellow watermelon sculpture. Photo courtesy Invisible Underground.<p>In the Boing Boing Flickr Pool, Boing Boing reader Shawn Feeney …

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 …