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[23 Jan 2014 | One Comment | 45,017 views]
10 DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts for Guys

What is it about making Valentine’s gifts for guys that’s so darn difficult? Really, I have a hard time coming up with gift ideas for my husband at any holiday. Do you struggle with finding DIY Valentine’s Day gifts for the guys in your life, too? Check out these manly solutions!

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[21 Dec 2013 | 7 Comments | 2,031 views]
Man Crafts: Ninja Turtle ornaments

Cowabunga dude!
Toss the tinsel and trim your tree with turtles. These four ninjas are ready to protect your tree, and only take a few minutes to make. This is an easy project to make and the results are super fun.
Here’s what you’ll need. 
Project estimate:

Ribbon [red, orange, purple, and blue], on hand or $1 and up
Green ball ornaments (or paint existing ornaments green), on hand or …

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[18 Sep 2013 | 5 Comments | 1,615 views]
Tutorial: Washi Tape Locker Accessories

There isn’t anything in life that can’t benefit from a little washi tape makeover and these locker accessories are no exception. Upgrade these dollar store basics into a cute locker kit. Not going back to school? They make great fridge accessories, too!

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[14 Sep 2013 | One Comment | 2,323 views]
Make a Football Shirt

Football is back in season! Are you ready for some tailgating? Then you might want to make one of these super-easy football shirts by Shirley at The Ribbon Retreat Blog. It’s especially adorable as a onesie – and you could also use this as a Halloween costume for a baby! (Insert “awwwww” here.) [how to make a football shirt]
Project estimate:

Shirt or onesie, on hand or …

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[7 Sep 2013 | 3 Comments | 4,568 views]
Man Crafts: easy optical art with office supplies

Here’s a fun art activity using standard office supplies. I used to make these when I was in school, and now make them when I’m on boring conference calls.
This project is easy and only takes about 30 minutes to produce some fun results. For those that want more of a challenge you can increase the frequency of horizontal bars and make a more detailed and …

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[5 Aug 2013 | No Comment | 1,011 views]
Knit a Shark Attack Hat

Unless you live in Australia, the last thing anyone wants to wear in August is a knit hat. This, of course, shouldn’t stop you from making a quirky hat your shark week knitting project. Designed by Allison, The Knitting Ninja, this shark hat is perfect for men, women and children alike. [how to knit a shark hat]

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[11 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 1,560 views]
Make A Father’s Day Magnet and Gift Card

Father’s Day is coming up, but don’t worry if you’re still scrambling for a gift idea.  This fun card and “pop” magnet is easy and quick to make!
As I showed you in this post, I enjoy using resin and dollar ice trays to make pendants.  I found this fun bottle shaped ice cube tray in the dollar spot at Target, and I bought it thinking …

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[4 Jun 2013 | One Comment | 1,289 views]
Father’s Day Gift Idea:  Make a Business Card Holder

I was stalking checking my local Dollar Tree for more of the adorable birds I like to use in my crafts when I found these rooster figures.  The rooster was cool, the crazy wire legs were not so cool.  No problem!  I could still use the part I liked to make a fun, functional gift for father’s day (or a teacher gift!)  I paired the …

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[1 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 844 views]
Make Fishing Lures from Girly Accessories

Are you struggling to come up with a father’s day gift that Dad will actually use? If your dad likes to fish as much as mine does, you can make him his own personalized fishing lures like I did on Creative Green Living. Choose accessories with bright colors and sparkle to help grab the attention of fish and ensure ultimate fishing success.

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[1 Jun 2013 | 4 Comments | 2,867 views]
Father’s Day Craft: Make a Pocket Square Notebook

Does Dad wear a suit to work? If so, this notebook would make a great Father’s Day gift that he’ll be able to use every day. Because the notebook is cleverly disguised as a pocket square, he’ll be able to keep it in his suit pocket and still look fashionable at the same time!