I'm always amazed when I see homes decorated with unconventional items. This paper flower chandelier definitely makes a statement wherever it hangs! The best part? It can be made BY YOU in an afternoon!
How hilarious/awesome are these DIY wall clocks?! This would be a fun project for kids or kids at heart. I mean, imagine all the possibilities!
This absolutely delightful Cupcake Take-Along would be a perfect host/hostess gift, an inexpensive birthday surprise, or just a
Love, love, love Jessica Jone's framed origami animal art idea/tutorial. She made vignettes of little foxes and a whale, but the method could be applied to a variety of origami creations. To browse origami folds/instructions for inspiration to create original vignettes of your own, visit Origami Instructions. But to make these two delightful art pieces, visit How About Orange--complete with printable backgrounds!
It's that time of year when everyone is starting to think about going back to school. And many of you may be headed off to live in a college dorm room for the next nine months. Here's a roundup of great DIY projects that will transform your space into the fun, colorful refuge that you deserve.
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.
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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If your craft room or office could use some extra storage, try your hand at this fun and easy wall caddy!
The polyhedra craze is still going strong and it seems nothing can slow down these complex faceted geometric shapes.
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!
Rhiannon and her BFF Jenna turned a simple, clear glass cylinder into an elegant luminary using only tissue paper, Elmer's School Glue and a paper punch. Pretty enough
Independence Day is fast approaching, but there's still time to make some fun fourth of July inspired crafts. Whether you're hosting a big bash or just celebrating at home with family and friends, adding some red, white and blue will surely lend a festive feel to your day!
Two years ago on a trip to Copenhagen I discovered Ferm Living, it was love at first sight. I snapped up several homeware pieces and brought them back home. I've watched them grow from strength to strength since then and their look books always bring a smile to my face.
School's out, and the dog days of summer are here... don't let the kids even have the chance to get bored. Try out these fun craft projects using recycled materials that you probably have laying around the house. And you'll be doing our earth a favor while you're at it!
Want to dedicate some wall space to your dog or cat? Not too keen on cheesy pet portraits? Well, I have just the answer for you - make a custom print using some non-toxic paint and your pet's paw!
Now that the kids are out of school, it's up to us to keep them occupied and entertained, right?! Instead of letting them lounge in front of the television, help them find their creative side by making these adorable paper fish!
Summer break is always fun at first, but sometimes as the novelty wears off and the days get hotter, the kids need some help finding things to do. Make sure they don't utter the phrase "I'm bored" ever again with these enjoyable games and activities.
The fruit box is one of those treasures that I save after visits to the farmer's market. I love the simple beauty of them and was so happy when I stumbled upon a tutorial to make my own! This project is very easy and you can customize them for any use! You could even make a large one to hold Dad's gifts this Sunday!
Nurseries and kids' rooms are great places to put your DIY skills to good use. Surrounding them with color and creativity when they are young will encourage them to grow up to be DIY'ers just like us! Here are ten great projects to get you started.