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[23 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 366 views]
10 DIY Baby Gifts that New Parents Need

Do you have a baby shower coming up? It feels like so many of my friends are having kids right now. There are so many new babies to craft for! These are some sweet DIY baby gifts that the new parents in your life will love. New parents get overwhelmed with gifts like cute clothes and stuffies. Be the shower guest that gives the parents-to-be something that they’ll use all the time. I asked my parent friends what their favorite, functional shower gifts were and included a couple of my own faves from when my guy was born.

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[22 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 400 views]
Tutorial: Glitter Bee Necklace

I bet when you see a bag of plastic bugs at the dollar store, “pretty” isn’t one of the first words to come to mind.  That is, unless you are Heather!  She elevated a plastic bee with a sparkly makeover, turning it into a trendy necklace.  After you watch this video, you will want to figure out what other ways you can turn blingy bugs …

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[21 Apr 2015 | One Comment | 448 views]
Tutorial: Decorative Tray from Photo Frames

With Earth Day around the corner, I thought it would be fun to share a project that uses repurposed items.  I used bits and pieces from both the thrift store and my home to make a beautiful tray.  I love the way it looks on my coffee table!
Project estimate:

Frame (11 x14), on hand or $1 and up
Drawer Pulls, on hand or $1 and up
Glue, on …

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[20 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 524 views]
Tutorial: Hanging Mason Jar Candle Holder

We firmly believe that the three Rs should be done in order – first reduce the amount of waste you create, then reuse everything you possibly can, and finally recycle whatever is left over. And you probably use a lot of products, especially food products, that come in glass jars. How can you reuse all of those jars? One way is to …

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[19 Apr 2015 | One Comment | 382 views]
Make a Bird Nest Necklace

Spring is a time of growth and renewal, and that includes baby birdies!  Celebrate the season with Heather’s stylized bird nest necklace over at Live Craft Love.  She used freshwater pearls for her “eggs”, but you can use any beads you happen to have on hand.

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[18 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 661 views]
Tutorial: Glass Plate Suncatcher

Liven up your windows for spring with a bright, cheerful suncatcher made from a glass plate!  It’s inspired by stained glass, but unlike actual stained glass this project doesn’t require any special tools or skills.

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[17 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 319 views]
Haul Video: Jewelry Making Supplies from Consumer Crafts

We’ll freely admit it: we’re Consumer Crafts junkies. Because, let’s face it, you can’t always find everything you need for a project at the dollar store. But Consumer Crafts has such great pricing that it’s just as easy on your budget! Heather recently placed an order for jewelry making supplies – check out her haul video to see what she got!

P.S. Check what Heather made …