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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 …

How to Make a $50 Pottery Wheel

How to Grow a Pothos Plant in Water<p>Crate Lamp/Shelf! Made From Reused Material!!<p>Mario Planter Box<p>Starting a Handmade Business<p>I love the work and …

32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius

Can't afford that dream deck or in-ground pool you're dying for? There are still ways to get a beautiful backyard that's perfect for entertaining.

Paper Source Fun in Functional Recipe Box

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DIY | Wooden Base Desk Lamp - new project up on the blog today http://www.poppytalk.com/2014/05/wooden-base-desk-lamp.html

Are Tin Cans the New Mason Jar? 13 Tin Can DIYs

Craft projects can get pricey. But let us tell you something you don’t know. You likely have unsuspecting supplies lying around your own home… specifically, in your garbage. After your next batch of chili, peel the label off that can of beans, and you have yourself some mighty fine crafting …

50 freezer meals in one day

A constant source of irritation in our family is what to have for dinner? The usual “I don’t know” is met with raised eyebrows and frustration. So, a …

41 Easy Things To Do With Mason Jars

Whether you're decorating, organizing, or preparing gifts, there are a myriad of adorable ways to use leftover jars. You'll want to throw a backyard party just to take advantage of these lighting and centerpiece ideas.

Introducing… Jumbo!

The cutest way to dry your cutlery! With a fun and functional aesthetic, this sink-side elephant takes the irritation out of waiting for wet dishes …

Fiber Optic Star Map: Wall Planetarium - Technabob

Space fans will definitely want this awesome fiber optic map on their wall. It was made by krid7 and is absolutely beautiful. Can you imagine the …

How-To: Recycled Book Art Kit

Turn a worn or outdated hardcover into an awesome portable art studio with this recycled book art kit tutorial that Shaunte shared on Crafts Unleashed.<p>This is such a great handmade gift idea for the artsy adults and kids in your life! Head over to Crafts Unleashed to see the full how-to.<p>[Via Sulia]

Roundup: 21 Creative DIY Wall Hook and Coat Rack Projects!

I'll admit that the coat rack/wall hook situation in our entryway (which is really just our living room) needs a little help. When we have guests …

Tag: Kitchens

Remodeling 101: 6 Things to Know About Lava Stone Countertops in Every Hue<p>by Janet Hall<p>Kitchen of the Week: A Serene Space in Pale Blue at Casa …

How to: Make Decal Art Bathroom Organizers

There must be something about decorative glassware that makes it impossible to throw out. Perhaps it's the fear of breaking it in the recycling bin, …

Cleaning

Organize Your Space with DIY Bookshelves

So many books, so many collectibles, so little room… If you’re short on shelf space, this post is for you, especially if you feel like getting …

10 Do-It-Yourself Projects To Organize The Kitchen

Spring cleaning may be over, but you should try to reorganize your home at the start of every new season. As we near the end of summer, it’s time to …

DIY Cardboard Furniture

<b>That doesn't look like it's made from cardboard!</b> We've had some great posts on cardboard furniture you can buy that doesn't LOOK like cardboard, but …

How to Grow Great Crystals

Binary Wrist Watch<p>Electronic Cricket Game<p>LED DRAWING PAD<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Where do you get the chemicals for making these crystals? I've played …

Crystals

DIY Driftwood Basket

A while back, I picked up a basket at Ross for a few dollars. I loved the shape, but wasn’t too crazy with the floral paper that it was covered in.<p>I …

11 super cool things to make! http://www.poppytalk.com/2013/08/11-super-cool-things-to-make.html …

Easy Sewing Projects for Beginners

Coasters with contrasting stitching pop when placed on a smaller-check gray gingham tablecloth, turned into oilcloth with iron-on vinyl.

Marbles Candle Holder

What you need are some Cats Eyes Glass Marble (buy here), a CD and instant adhesive (buy here). The result is very beautiful and impressive because …

How to Cut Glass Bottles

This time, you can learn how to make your own bottles planters. You don’t need to be a glassworker to put this idea into practice. You can do it …

Beer

Top 10 Valentine’s Gifts

On Friday it’s Valentine’s day and here is the thing: we do not even like Valentine’s, just like probably most of the human population. We are not so …

Easy Homemade Sidewalk Chalk