10 Awesome & Budget-Friendly Gifts for Groomsmen

by Holly Wade
10 Budget-Friendly Groomsmen Gifts

I've gotta say, I feel a little bad for the groomsmen in a wedding. You want to say thanks for being here for us today, but there are so few ideas out there when compared to gifts for bridesmaids. Have no fear! Whether you're a bride or groom shopping for the men in your wedding party, these 10 budget-friendly groomsmen gifts are sure to be appreciated. 

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DIY Father's Day Gifts

by DIY Maven

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Impress your dads and dad equivalents this Father's Day and get your DIY on! I scoured the intertubes for some fun projects that cost next to nothing but look like a million bucks. (Okay, maybe tens or hundreds.) From a bit more involved to super fast and simple, here they are:

First up is the Tool Tub & Tote pictured above. Could there be a better gift for the DIY dad? For instructions, head on over to sew4home.com. Via.

I LOVE this paracord...

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Curbly Roundup: Hip Father's Day Cards for Totally Awesome Dads

by Chris Gardner

Curbly Roundup: Hip Father's Day Cards for Totally Awesome Dads

Here at Curbly, we think Father's Day should get a little more play. Mother's Day is full of commercials, sections at the grocery store, fresh flowers, elementary school craft projects, and the like. But, for Father's Day? Maybe a sale at the hardware store? Some jokes about ties and cologne.

But not this year, at least not on Curbly. Yesterday, we kicked off the season with our gift guide for stylish dads, and today, we're sharing a roundup of handmade and independently printed cards from our friend and stationery professional, Carina Murray of Crow and Canary. 

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How to Make a Garden Tote

by DIY Maven

Backyard Living gives us the low down on how to whip up a garden carry-all. Outfitted with pockets on one side to tote your tools, seeds while the center part can hold the big stuff, like your knees-y. It could be a great gift for the gardening dad for Father's Day! To make one, you'll need:

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Tie Pography

by Mod Home Ec Teacher

Tie Pography

Either you love or hate things made from old ties. Skirts, handbags, belts have been predictably sewn  from old ties. Even tablecloths and footstools have been made from the long bias-cut silk strands.  Over on Dudecraft we found a refreshing twist, or should I say knot, for the familiar piece of flair.

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