Roundup: Thanksgiving Printables

by Rachel Mae Smith

10 Free Thanksgiving Printables
While your gathering all your food items for Thanksgiving, chances are that the table decorations might fall under the "if I have the time" list. Well the good news is that now they don't have to! Each of the following links will take you to a download that you can print with your home computer/printer. Stress-free, last minute, free decor... now that's something to be thankful for!

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It's Finished! A Complete Tour of The Curbly House

by Alicia Lacy

This house tour is a long time coming. We've officially been in our "finished" house for one year, and we thought we'd celebrate with a big old fashioned house tour. So we're going to show you the super-clean, polished, sparkly version of The Curbly House...which looked like this exactly once, before we, you know, started living in it again!

Of course, no tour would be complete without a nod to one's roots, so we're posting...

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Roundup: 22 DIY Father's Day Gift Ideas that Your Dad will Love

by Brittni Mehlhoff

When Father's Day rolls around, Dads can be hard to buy for, and even more difficult to create a DIY gift for. This year, I have you covered though, with a list of 22 DIY gift ideas for dear old Dad. Whether your father is interested in golf, technology, music, the outdoors, or even beer, there is something on this DIY gift list for pretty much every Dad in the book.   

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Roundup: 10 DIY Tote Bags for Summer

by Capree K

Summer is hot on our heels, which means farmer's markets, picnics, and bike rides will be happening on the regular. Make sure you have a tote bag handy for all these outdoor adventures (that bottle of wine and loaf of bread aren't going to transport themselves)! Here are 10 of our favorite DIY tote bags that will dutifully serve you all summer long.      

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How to: DIY Ampersand Accent Pillow + Free Printable Pattern

by Faith Towers

DIY Ampersand Pillow Tutorial

Being a typography nerd, I'm a big fan of the ampersand. It's a beautiful letterform. And being fabric and textile month here at Curbly, I thought that combining sewing and typography could be the perfect project. I mean... who wouldn't want an ampersand accent pillow on their couch? Keep reading to get your free printable pattern and the full photo tutorial.     

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Roundup: 22 Mother's Day DIY Gift Ideas She Will Love

by Brittni Mehlhoff

You've been DIYing gifts for Mother's Day since you were in elementary school, writing cards on construction paper and pressing your hand into a concrete stone with the date on it. Now that you're all grown up though, it's time for some more adult DIY ideas for Mom - ones that she is sure to love. So, I've rounded up 22 awesome DIY gift ideas for Mother's Day to get your creativity going.   

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Stop Wasting Money on Cleaning Products: Make 4 Simple DIY Cleaning Solutions (with Free Printable Labels!)

by Alicia Lacy

DIY cleaning solution recipes with free printable labels (PDF download)

Over the last month I've been experimenting with making my own cleaning solutions. I was skeptical about the effectiveness of a homemade, natural-ish cleaner, but given the amount we were spending each month on 'green' cleaning products, I thought it was worth a go. 

The good news is that I've discovered four recipes that are easy to put together and good at getting the job done. Below are a collection of recipes. And, pretty...

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