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DIY Marbled Glassware
When graphic designer and artist Joanna Bean Martin shared with us her technique for marbling the bottoms of glassware with nail polish, we couldn't wait to try it ourselves. Who knew it would be such an easy way to add color and pattern to your next...
10 Mason Jars, 10 Awesome DIYs
Who know that a glass jar could hold so much power in the crafting universe? The potential is endless
Recipes for Quill Pen Ink
Writing with homemade ink and a purchased or homemade quill pen will give your handwriting an elegant, old-fashioned look that is ideal to use for wedding invitations, signs and art projects. Making your own ink can be an educational project for fami...
paint chip calendar | Maple and Magnolia
A few weeks ago, I saw on my friend David's blog and I had to make one!
How-To: $5 Mobile Phone Projector
The folks at Photojojo just posted a neat low-tech tutorial on how to make a projector for your mobile phone using a shoebox, a paperclip, and a magnifying glass. MacGyver would be proud. They were...
Top 25 Home Stairs Decorating DIY Projects
DIY Painted Feathers
I've always loved the idea of painting fake feathers, and with festival season underway it seemed like the perfect time to do it. I originally thought of
Tutorial: How to Swirl Colored Icing for Cupcakes
I don't know if the universe has it out for me or what, but I swear to you all, the second I start making a conscious effort to eat healthy, I'm suddenly inspired to make all sorts of naughty treats. And not just inspired, like, "Oh, I really, really...
Cake postcard tutorial
Surprise your friends and family with a fun piece of snail-mail: a cake postcard. Learn how to make your own slice with this diy craft tutorial.
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How to Make Leaf Skeletons - The Idea Room
Follow these simple directions and learn how to make your own pattern of leaves and Leaf Skeletons for decorating your home.
Cake Wrecks - Home - Sunday Sweets: Getting Crafty
Today on Sunday Sweets we are exploring the world of crafty cakes. And when I say "crafty,&qu...
How To: Make a Homemade Snow Globe
As Kate so delicately alluded to earlier this week, I somewhat of a holiday junkie. And Christmas is the holiday of all holidays for me. I decorated a week before Thanksgiving; yep, I'm one of people. One of my most favorite holiday traditions a...