Erika Armistead

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Water-Efficient Wicking Beds

A wicking bed is an extremely water-efficient way to garden, and its frame allows for easy installation of either shade cloth or greenhouse plastic.<p>In short, a wicking bed consists of a basin of gravel with rich soil on top of it. There’s a pipe set into the gravel, which bends and rises to the …

Map Necklace

Shares 0<p>Make your own adorable map necklace! A printable of each state, aluminum and 3-D Mod Podge make it easy to be part of the latest jewelry …

Free pattern: Simple A-line skirt

Kate from See Kate Sew shares a free pattern for making a simple A-line skirt. How cute is it in that bubblegum pink!! A simple skirt like this works …

Free Wiccan and Pagan Symbol Cross Stitch Patterns

01 of 23<p>Free Water Symbol Cross Stitch Pattern<p>Design © Connie G. Barwick, licensed to About.com, Inc.<p>Free Ancient, Wiccan and Pagan symbols to stitch …

DIY | Self-Watering Garden Hose Pot

0 Comments<p>Today we're sharing a DIY from the new book <b>"Handmade for the Garden, 75 Ingenious Ways to Enhance Your Outdoor Space with DIY Tools, Pots,</b> …

Duct Tape Business Card Holder

Use fun peacock feather duck tape and glitter tape to create a useful way to hold your business cards and collect others. What a clever idea by …

My amazing DIY solar generator

This silent wonder is perfect for recharging cameras and iPhones without disturbing your campground neighbor.<p>I remember the inspiration for building …

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Vintage Bunny Iron On Tshirt | Alice & Lois

<b>Vintage Bunny Iron On Tshirt</b> | <i>Alice & Lois</i><p>Want something to wear for Easter that isn’t pastel and featuring Easter eggs or Trix style rabbits?! Download this vintage bunny image and whip up your own personalised tshirt - super cute for both you and any moppets you have!

HOW TO make a terrarium

Neat! Jill over on inhabitat has a handy guide- <i>I’ve always coveted my friend Melissa’s fabulous terrarium, which is the centerpiece of her stylish, cozy Brooklyn apartment. I’ve secretly wanted one of my own for ages, and recently realizing that some artsy terrariums can sell for thousands of</i> …

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Make a checkerboard yardstick toilet paper holder

When I was busy making over my <b>salvaged farmhouse bathroom makeover,</b> I desired a creative way to <b>store toilet paper.</b> And that’s when a checkerboard …

10 Awesome 100-Year-Old Crafts for Kids

At the dawn of the 20th century, middle class children were less likely than at any time in history to spend their days toiling for survival next to …

10 Handy Household Uses for Vinegar

If you think vinegar is just for salads, think again. Here are 10 practical and easy ways to improve your household with vinegar—from cleaning tiles …

9 Natural Ways to Kill Weeds

With numerous kid-, pet- and earth-friendly ways to rid your garden of pesky weeds, here are nine stand-outs to put to the test.<p>By Hand<p>1/10<p>You can …

Pests, Be Gone! 10 Natural Ways to Make Your Home Critter-Free

No need to use chemicals—instead, use these herbal, fruity, or soap-laden solutions for problems with pests like ants, mice, and mosquitos.<p>Block …

How To Grow Tomatoes and Troubleshoot Common Growing Problems

<b>It’s summer. Your garden is well underway</b> but you notice that something isn’t quite right with your tomatoes. Some are looking yellow on the leaves …

DIY Leather Rings

How to unhook all those apps with access to your data

Nick Bilton shows how to kick forgotten corporate eyes out of your Twitter, Facebook and Google accounts: "it’s time to start deleting." [NYT]