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Whether you were born with a hammer in your hand or whether you're scared of even picking up a paintbrush, it doesn't matter because here you'll find a wide selection of DIY projects and how to tips, varying from extra easy to complex. Find out how you can improve your home with DIYs, how to upcycle or repurpose everyday objects and how DIY crafts can help you turn a generic piece into something unique you'll cherish forever.

DIY String Globe Light – A Fun and Simple Project Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on August 24, 2016

DIY String Globe Light – A Fun and Simple Project

Lighting provides one of the biggest style bang-for-your-buck in nearly any space. While many high-dollar lighting options exist, these are not always a possibility in the budget. So an exploration of DIY options is an obvious next-step…and this DIY string globe light is one of the best. This one was created for a little girls’...

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DIY Geometric Felt Coasters Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Stephanie Albares, on August 23, 2016

DIY Geometric Felt Coasters

It’s satisfying to have objects that are both useful and beautiful, and these felt coasters fit the description. Create a few to keep around the house for serving up drinks in style, or make a collection in order to give away as a sweet, handmade housewarming gift. Materials: 3mm thick felt, in the colors of...

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DIY Mini Chalkboard Wall Hanging Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Katie King, on August 22, 2016

DIY Mini Chalkboard Wall Hanging

With the back to school season upon us, it’s time to get our spaces ready for studying (sad, I know)! However, in order to get good grades and not forget when those projects are due, having a space which works for you is important. With that being said, it’s easy to drown in all the...

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How to Transfer a Photo with Mod Podge Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on August 19, 2016

How to Transfer a Photo with Mod Podge

Of all the crafting techniques I do, this is easily my favorite. I just love to transfer photos and images! I get a kick out of the vintage, weathered appearance a project takes on by simply transferring images to wood. This isn’t like decoupage….we’re not attaching the paper to a surface. This process involves keeping...

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DIY Tassel Pillow Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Chelsea Mohrman, on August 17, 2016

DIY Tassel Pillow

Upgrade a simple pillow case with DIY tassels for this easy and budget friendly project. Pick a fun and bold yarn color (or colors if you want to get really creative) for your pillow design and get spinning to create your tassels! Supplies: Pillowcase Pillow Yarn in coordinating color Book Scissors Needle Thread in color...

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DIY Gold Painted Crockery Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Claire Wilson, on August 16, 2016

DIY Gold Painted Crockery

Decorative items for the home are some of my favourite DIY projects to do. Especially if they involve metallics! This painted crockery project is really affordable, but gives some really stylish results. Here’s what you will need to make a painted polka dot mug and a scalloped bowl: Plain white mug Plain white bowl Gold...

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Pretty Upcycled Marble Containers Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Stephanie Albares, on August 12, 2016

Pretty Upcycled Marble Containers

You’ll never guess what materials I used for these marble and wood patterned containers. Can you work it out? Hint: they’re made from what lots of people would consider to be their unwanted leftovers. Here’s what’s hiding under the pretty packaging… old gift tins! Whether they were picked out with care or hastily grabbed off a...

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