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Desert Appliqué

Artist Léa Donnan takes ornamental needlework into the natural environment by staking shelters made of salvaged pieces of crochet into the ground in an enigmatic work called Desert Appliqué.<p>These works were installed in Joshua Tree, California, for arts organization High Desert Test Sites, but …

How-To: Office Hammock Chair

Quit messing around with rolling, swiveling, office chairs and start doing some serious hanging out at work in this clever Office Hammock Chair from Instructables creative content creator amalkhan.

How-To: DIY Hammock Chair

Stitch up a perfect spot for summer relaxation with this DIY hammock chair tutorial that Rachel shared on A Beautiful Mess!<p>I’d love to spend the afternoon lounging in this chair and reading my favorite book, wouldn’t you?<p>Want to make one? Head on over to A Beautiful Mess to get started.<p>As crafters …

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How-To: Watercolor Henna Cat Illustration

Have plans to spend some quality time with your art journal this weekend? Clear your schedule, because, after you see this amazingly detailed tutorial for making your own gorgeous watercolor henna cat illustration that Lindsey Bugbee shared on Inkstruck Studio, you’re not going to be able to put …

Pop Lyrics in Handwoven Carpets

Eastern and Western culture come together in <i>heartstrings</i>, a series of handwoven carpets by artist Selma Alaçam. As a Germany-based artist who is the daughter of a Turkish father and a German mother, this work poetically explores the artist’s personal identity by literally weaving together …

How to Draw a Face

Faces are the basic part of the human anatomy, and can display a wide variety of emotions. In a portrait or artwork of people, faces would be the …

How to Draw a Panda

Community Tested<p>A panda looks like a bear with a black and white color. They are very cute in cartoons and in reality they look really nice and …

Skram Furniture Company Unveils New Designs

At this year’s ICFF, Skram Furniture Company unveiled their newest American-made modern furniture. Much like its previous designs, all the pieces are …

New at Hand-Eye Supply: Mikihasa Folding Kiridashi Knife

The <b>Mikihisa Folding Knife</b> is a cool take on the kiridashi style. Kiridashi (often translated as "to cut out") are traditionally used for scoring …

Typography Mania #242

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design submitted by our users at …

Three Rooftop Tents for Summer Adventures

For those looking to hit the road for summertime adventures, there's no better piece of gear than a rooftop tent. Mounting onto a vehicle's roof rack, these longtime safari favorites are finding their way more and more into the casual consumer market. The benefits of a rooftop tent are plentiful. …

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RT @dana_harrell: Shadow puppets with Kathleen Lynam today at Create 2014! Can't wait to use the puppet screen she gave me. #createtn http://t.co/K79P4Nn98D

Jungle Book review – shadow-puppet show makes fun from bare necessities

My daughter does a fine line in misheard song lyrics, and one of my favourites comes when she sings Bare Necessities from The Jungle Book: "forget about your worries and your stripes." I could listen to that all day. Her enthusiasm for the film – pretty powerful considering she's only seen it once …

diy project: giant paper flowers from ruche

You may remember the wedding of our lovely D*S contributor Brittany Watson Jepsen. Her huge paper blooms made such a splash that she started selling …

DIY: Giant Fringe LOVE Letters

Today we are sharing how to make those giant fringe LOVE letters you saw from our GWS booth from The Cream Event! These letters would make a super …

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Homemade Paper Lantern DIY

I saw a window of paper lanterns at an art store last year and I have been wanting to try my hand at them. Below, you’ll find tutorials for 4 …

Make Your Own Tissue Paper Tassel Garland

A few tassels in sparkling mylar add a festive touch to your handmade tassel garland. Sheets of mylar are available at most craft stores.<p>This …

Mini Office Supply Bookcovers for Matchboxes

I found a photo of some mini office supply matchboxes on <b>kootoyoo</b>, and I was enchanted by them. Maybe it’s the dollhouse miniatures series that Rhonda …

DIY Paper Flowers @ Lushlee

A relatively easy paper flower craft project, made from five origami petals that are glued together. Probably one of the prettiest folded blooms I’ve …

Polka Dot Fans

Written by Rachael Smith<p><i>By Rachael Smith of Penelope and Pip</i><p>If you’re having a summer wedding, you’ll no doubt want to offer your guests a pretty way …

Paper Pumpkin Centerpiece

By Olivia Kanaley, DIY Editor<p>Thanksgiving is just around the corner and we’ve got you covered with this paper centerpiece idea. Use our printable …

10 Creative Ideas For Reusing Toilet Paper Tubes

It might sound weird or strange, but toilet paper tubes are great for lots of different projects. They can be recycled and reused in many ways and …