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[11 Jul 2015 | 2 Comments | 1,159 views]
10 Free Summer Clothing Patterns for Kids

Well summer is certainly in full swing, isn’t it? It’s been a scorcher here in Atlanta, and I’m grateful for summery hand-me-downs, so my kid can be weather-appropriate without breaking our budget. If you can’t get free clothes, though, you can save a lot of money by making some of your kid’s summer wardrobe yourself, right? Here are some free summer clothing patterns for kids to help you save some cash this summer. Some of these patterns are gender-specific, but even a bunch of those would really work for boys or girls. A tank top is a tank top, in my estimation!

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[29 Jun 2015 | Comments Off on Make Wire Wrapped Button Pendants | 1,177 views]
Make Wire Wrapped Button Pendants

I’m pretty sure that just about every crafter on the planet has an abundance of buttons – I know that personally I have thousands of them, enough to constitute several lifetime supplies for most folks.  as such, I’m always on the lookout for cute and clever button crafts.  I really love these simple pensant necklaces by Shellie at Craftbits!  It’s a great way to dress …

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[3 Jun 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: DIY Eye Shadow Balm | 1,389 views]
Tutorial: DIY Eye Shadow Balm

Heather’s favorite eye shadow isn’t a standard powder; instead, it comes in the form of a balm-like stick. Curious if she could recreate this type of product herself, she tried this fun experiment with dollar store lip balm and eye shadow!

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[25 May 2015 | 2 Comments | 1,084 views]
Make Colorful Tassel Bangles

Can’t find bangle bracelets that properly fit your wrist?  Make your own!  Mark Montano has a clever method that lets you customize your bracelet size so it’ll be just right.  Then give it a punch of color with scraps of bright fabric and some contrasting embroidery floss!  With or without the tassels, these bracelets are a great way for anyone to make a statement. [how to make …

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[17 May 2015 | 2 Comments | 2,008 views]
Make a Map Necklace

Is there a place that is close to your heart?  Perhaps you have fond memories of special times in a certain city, or maybe you need a going away present for someone who is spreading their wings and leaving their hometown.  There are lots of great reasons why you might want to make this beautiful map pendant by Adrianne at Happy Hour Projects!  Similarly, you …

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[6 May 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Painted Dandelion T-shirt | 887 views]
Tutorial: Painted Dandelion T-shirt

There are a zillion ways you can dress up the humble t-shirt. One of our favorites is this super easy method of making dandelions – no special artistic skills required!

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[5 May 2015 | One Comment | 15,289 views]
Tutorial: Wire Wrapped Bead Rings

I’m going to warn you right now that this project is addictive!  Once you get the hang of it you won’t want to stop making these beautiful wire wrapped bead rings.  They’re quick to make, and I ended up making almost a dozen in just an hour.  This project would make a pretty last minute Mother’s Day or Teacher Appreciation day gift. This is also …

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[30 Apr 2015 | One Comment | 1,296 views]
10 Ways to Update Last Year’s Sunglasses

Spring is my absolute favorite season. Cold and dark weather and I do not get along, and I love that spring is the furthest we’ll get from winter. Bring on the sunshine, and pull out those sunglasses! And give them a crafty makeover while you’re at it.

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[24 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Button Bib Necklace | 807 views]
Tutorial: Button Bib Necklace

Jewelry is a classic Mother’s Day gift option, and handmade jewelry is sure to make mom happy. This bib-style necklace is a great project if you have a stash of buttons on hand; even if you have to go out and buy buttons, it shouldn’t cost you more than a few bucks!

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[22 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Glitter Bee Necklace | 1,062 views]
Tutorial: Glitter Bee Necklace

Elevate a plastic bee with a sparkly makeover, turning it into a trendy necklace.