How To: Make Frozen Ice Lanterns

by Capree K

created at: 10/28/2012

I woke up to the first snow of the season last week and couldn't help but get a little excited for the magical, wintery days ahead. It's still a bit warm to line the walks with these crystal-like beauties, but come December, you better believe I'm making a whole bunch of DIY ice lanterns!     

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How To: Make a Stupid Sock Creature

by DIY Maven

created at: 10/24/2012

If you've read my review of John Murphy's delightful new book, Return of the Stupid Sock Creatures, and you now have a hankerin' to create a Stupid Sock Creature of your very own, have no fear, Blincubus Jackson is here! Well, instructions to make one are here. Blincubus has a sweet tooth the size of Montana, and his sugary fixes are causing him all sorts of trouble. 

To make Blincubus, you'll need some supplies. Here's a quick rundown...

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How To: Find Your Perfect Color Palette

by DIY Maven

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I'm not exactly sure how to describe Design Seeds' color palette finder; although I do know that it takes more time to explain than to do. But here goes anyway: it's a method by which to find a color palette based upon a single color value. You select the value using R/G/B sliders. Then, when you've found the color that's most pleasing to you, you click 'Go get it!' and the finder

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How To: Make Vampire Pumpkins

by DIY Maven

created at: 10/22/2012

Yesterday I saw a little boy walking the aisles of the co-op sporting a pair of faux vampire teeth. I've never understood their appeal, as, if I remember correctly, they kinda hurt your mouth. Better use of them would be to make Martha's Fang Pumpkins (aka Drac-o'-Lanterns). Besides

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