Make It: DIY State-Shaped Cork Memo Boards

By: Capreek Jul 31, 2013

Show off your hometown pride and stay organized with this fun memo board project!     Continue Reading

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Free Download: Colorful Printable Recipe Cards

By: Matt allison Jul 31, 2013

Free Printable Recipe Cards

In a world that moves at an unprecedented pace many of us are opting in for a return to the simple pleasures of life, putting down our phones and meeting our neighbors and friends face to face over a meal.

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How to: Make DIY Colorful Dip-Dyed Wooden Vases

By: Lexy.b.ward Jul 30, 2013

Inspired by the dip-dye trend, I've been dipping all sorts of items around our house. From curtains to tea towels, we've been dipping up a storm around here, and I started to look at what else could use a burst of color. I had an excess supply of pine from building our dining room table, so I decided to dip the boards in the dye and build some custom vase covers. To see how to make your own, view more photos after the jump!

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Make It: DIY Floor Pillow Made from a Thrifted Blanket

By: Brittni mehlhoff Jul 30, 2013

Recycle an old blanket with tattered edges and a cool pattern into a comfy floor pillow, perfect for additional seating.   Continue Reading

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DIY Idea: Hanging Bicycle Wheel Art

By: Diy maven Jul 30, 2013

Last Friday, while walking into a local mall, I spotted these wonderful starbursts of fabric hanging in the windows of an upscale children's toy store. Intrigued, I went into the shop for a closer inspection. Much to my surprise, I discovered they were actually constructed using bicycle wheels. The fabric was woven in and out of the spokes. Some had exposed rims, like this one...  Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Tuna Can Craft Projects

By: Diy maven Jul 26, 2013

Tuna/cat food can crafts might not be as popular as Mason jar crafts these days, but with inspiration and how-to's like these, it might just be a matter of time before they eclipse the latter. 

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How To: Make a Modern Geometric Wall Caddy

By: Capreek Jul 24, 2013

If your craft room or office could use some extra storage, try your hand at this fun and easy wall caddy!      Continue Reading

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Make It: A Polyhedron Garland

By: Matt allison Jul 24, 2013

Make It: A Polyhedron Garland

The polyhedra craze is still going strong and it seems nothing can slow down these complex faceted geometric shapes.

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How To: Make a DIY Modern Art-Inspired Canvas Headboard

By: Capreek Jul 23, 2013

Make a statement in the bedroom with a bold headboard inspired by modern, over-sized paintings!     Continue Reading

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Unbelievable Painted Chair Makeover

By: Diy maven Jul 23, 2013

Mandy was given a leather (or possibly naugahyde) chair for which she had BIG plans. Recovering it was on the top of the list, but when she maybe-not-accidentally dripped some paint on it, her plans changed. She decided to paint it withContinue Reading

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Make It: West Elm-inspired Pintuck Duvet

By: Lexy.b.ward Jul 19, 2013

The pintuck trend is here to stay! If you fancy having a textured bedspread like this one at West Elm, but can't or don't want to pay the big bucks, here's a way to make your own! And for less than $25!      

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Curbly Bookworm: Mason Jar Crafts

By: Diy maven Jul 17, 2013

To be honest, when the prospect of reviewing Lauren Elise Donaldson's new book MASON  JAR CRAFTS from Ulysses Press was presented to me, my first thought was, "What could possibly be in the book that I haven't seen before on the Internet?" Turns out the answer to that question is a lot. More than 30 projects in fact. 

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9 DIY Outdoor Swing and Hammock Projects

By: Capreek Jul 16, 2013

Nothing says summer like kicking your feet up and relaxing in a hammock with your favorite book and a cold beverage! Here are some stylish hammocks you can make yourself, plus a few DIY swings for the kids (or kids-at-heart), too!      Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Polymer Clay DIY Tutorials

By: Faith-towers Jul 16, 2013

Fimo and Sculpey were big when I was a kid back in the 80's, but then they fell off the radar for a while. Recently, though, I've been noticing quite a few tutorials using polymer clay - and I wanted to share a few of them with all of you!   

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Before and After: A DIY Floral Headboard Makeover

By: Capreek Jul 15, 2013

This DIY idea is such a fun and unique way to spruce up plain headboards -- and would look great in a girl's room or guestroom!      Continue Reading

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