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Inexpensive DIY Loom

Shares 18K<p>My Pinterest account has been woefully neglected the past 50-60 days. You see I’ve been busy living life and spending time with my family. …

How to make an extra $2000 this year

Want to give yourself a raise? Or maybe a new career?<p>If you’re an employee, you only have so much control over your salary and responsibilities. In …

Little Moments of Everyday "Love" by Simone Massoni

Over the last year, illustrator Simone Massoni has been partnering with <i>The New Yorker</i> in creating fun works for their magazine. When art director Chris Curry called Simone to ask him if he was available to explore the theme <i>Love (and Old Flames)</i> for their June 9th & 16th issue, he jumped at the …

Soul Music

Michel Gondry on ‘Mood Indigo,’ ‘Eternal Sunshine,’ and a Dave Chappelle Reunion

Michel Gondry has always been a filmmaker who puts his own, unique stamp on his material, whether it’s romantic fantasy (<i>Eternal Sunshine of the</i> …

6 Personal Finance Books You Should Read

Trawl Amazon or the shelves of any bookstore and you will find a myriad of options when it comes to personal finance. It can be difficult to …

Weaving Class: The Basics

If you learn one new medium this summer, let it be how to weave. It’s one of those centuries old traditions that is both practical (in certain forms) …

James Victore and Ben Barry: How to Build Your Own Career

Learn how you can market, well, just about anything, even if you’re strapped for cash and talent and looking to bring some buzz to, say, …

Visual Art

10 Great Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

You’re talented, you have great ideas and you’re hard working, but you’re often unrecognized, misunderstood and taken for granted.<p>Whether it’s in …

30 Things You Need To Know To Be Successful In Life

Quora users discussed some lessons they've learned along the way in the thread, "What are the top 10 things we should be informed about in life?" Users had many more than 10 tips to offer, and we've collected and paraphrased some of the best advice, arranged by contributor below.<p><i>Justin Freeman, who</i> …

Self-improvement

Watch David Lynch Explain Where His Ideas Come From

At the end of last month, the Director of Public Programs at The New York Public Library and <i>NYPL Live</i> host Paul Holdengräber hosted a conversation …

David Lynch

Five Tips for Evaluating a Business Idea

At our business, one of the toughest questions we ever face is whether an idea (be it product, venture, etc.) is strong. If it's not, this could lead …

50 Essential Books of Poetry That Everyone Should Read

It’s National Poetry Month, and you’re probably thinking: “I should really read more poetry. But where oh where do I start?” Well, sound the …

DIY Pallet and Reclaimed Wood Ideas

Building DIY projects with pallets and reclaimed wood is one of the most satisfying upcycling projects I think you can do. Not only is building this …

Hand-cut Dovetail With Hacksaw And Chisel

The Best Guide On How To Be Healthy From Head To Toe

In our fast-paced society today, we seem to be in a constant struggle to keep up. While the advancement of technology has its benefits, we are now …

Mindfulness

On Changing Dreams

Most of you probably only know me as the gal who cooks all the food on this blog. Maybe you were around when I got married last year. Perhaps you …

The Secret to Creativity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<i>Editor’s Note: This post (by the original Editor in Chief, Jon Wesley) is being republished in the wake of the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman – my</i> …

A Weaving Tutorial for Beginners

I’m obsessed with textured weavings right now and this tutorial for beginners on Etsy is just my speed. Accessible enough for a first-timer like me, yet it includes advanced additions like the tufted yarn portion. I am inspired by this, are you?

Red Velvet Shortbread Cookies

When I told you a few weeks ago that I love red velvet I wan’t kidding. I continued my red velvet baking streak and whipped up a batch of these …

Bring Your Chisels Back to Life- Easy Sharpening

DIY Antique Chair Reupholster Tutorial

Industry Secrets: DIY Antique Chair Reupholster Tutorial<p>Mar 17, 2008 by Grace<p>You found the PERFECT chair on Craiglist – complete with mesmerizing …

Infographic: The Ultimate Guide to Upcycling With Pallets

With a little bit of ingenuity, simple shipping pallets can be transformed into an amazing array of things – from furniture and housewares to entire …

Furniture

How To Sell More On Etsy

Summertime can be a real strain on your wallet. The sun is out, there are people to see, places to be; it’s no wonder you might be short of funds …

National Parks

8 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Imagine if you could use 5 simple shortcuts while working in Excel, and increase your productivity without wasting time for searching information in …

Tutorials

Pocket Hole Joinery Doweling (Kreg Jig)

Watch Wes Anderson’s Short Film for Prada

First there was Martin Scorsese’s wonderful Dolce & Gabbana ad, now Wes Anderson gets into the luxury goods short film game with this short film that …

Homemade drill press

Building a box drillpress.

10 Productivity Tips from a Blue-Collar Genius

Imagine a fifty-something man in a blue long-sleeve shirt, the cuffs unbuttoned, his knuckles thick and coarse. He’s on the side of the road, …

Content Marketing