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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.

Make a Display Shelf Out of an Old Wine Box Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Anne Pilon, on May 14, 2014

Make a Display Shelf Out of an Old Wine Box

Recycling old items has long been known as a way to help the environment. But it can also help you create genuinely unique, beautiful, and even functional pieces for your home. This display shelf is made from an old wooden wine box. Instead of just re-using it as a storage device, you can show off...

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10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas: DIY Ready! Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on May 13, 2014

10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas: DIY Ready!

Father’s Day is nearing and it’s definitely harder to buy for dad than it is for mom. We surely can’t buy BBQ equipment every year, especially if dad can barely use the grill! Instead, why not create something that’s just for him? Even if you’re a novice DIY-er, that doesn’t mean you can’t get your...

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DIY: How to Build an Industrial Hanging Shelf Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on May 9, 2014

DIY: How to Build an Industrial Hanging Shelf

If you like the look of clean lines and contemporary shelving but have an oddly sized space, you can use this tutorial to create your own custom shelf with a modern-industrial aesthetic. This particular example was used for an electronics shelf hung above the television; however, you could use this tutorial for anywhere in your...

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DIY Decorative Terrarium In 5 Easy Steps Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on May 7, 2014

DIY Decorative Terrarium In 5 Easy Steps

Terrariums are nice if you want to add some freshness to your home décor without using too much space or resources. They’re also easy to make and you can decorate them with anything you want: pebbles, moss, plants, etc. Today we’re going to show you how to make a simple glass terrarium in 5 easy...

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Dipped & Embellished Wooden Utensils: An Easy DIY Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on May 2, 2014

Dipped & Embellished Wooden Utensils: An Easy DIY

Whether it’s a wooden spoon or a plain, white tea towel, there are so many easy, quick ways to jazz up the most bland parts of your home. That’s why I took my wooden utensils and turned them up just a notch. With a quick swipe of a paint brush and a couple of embellishments,...

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DIY Etched Glass Terrarium Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Anne Pilon, on April 29, 2014

DIY Etched Glass Terrarium

Terrariums are great for showing off different types of plants. But if plain glass containers don’t really fit with your home decor, there are ways to customize them so that they stand out a bit more. Glass etching is a popular method that creates a sort of frosted glass effect. It’s perfect for terrariums because...

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20 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: DIY Ready! Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on April 25, 2014

20 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas: DIY Ready!

Mother’s Day will be here before we know it, so it’s time to start thinking about what to get mom this year. And what better way to say, “I love you,” than to make something especially for her? You don’t have to go to the store and buy the most expensive present possible, instead, sometimes...

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Easy, Kid-Friendly Springtime Home DIYs Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on April 24, 2014

Easy, Kid-Friendly Springtime Home DIYs

We’re in the thick of it now. It’s springtime. Flowers are blooming, allergies are booming and we can finally wear a sundress without having goosebumps all day. That means it’s also time spring spruce the house! Grab the kids and get your hands dirty with some of these easy, springtime home DIYs! 1.Dipped Vases. You...

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