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[21 Apr 2015 | One Comment | 660 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!

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[20 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 692 views]
Tutorial: Hanging Mason Jar Candle Holders

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.
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 use them as candle holders! …

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[19 Apr 2015 | One Comment | 473 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 | One Comment | 1,033 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 | Comments Off on Haul Video: Jewelry Making Supplies from Consumer Crafts | 376 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 …

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[16 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on 10 Popsicles to Make this Weekend | 732 views]
10 Popsicles to Make this Weekend

Spring in Atlanta is overwhelmingly beautiful and painfully short. We’re already seeing temperatures in the high 80s and even the 90s, and that calls for popsicles. These popsicles put the artificially flavored, store-bought versions to shame. And some of them even have booze in them! Happy summer, y’all.

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[15 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Recycled Sunglasses Case | 543 views]
Tutorial: Recycled Sunglasses Case

Recycle a Crystal Light canister into a handy sunglasses case or eyeglasses case – just add cute contact paper. For all of those Crystal Light lovers out there who can’t bear to throw away the empty containers. check out Heather’s fun stop motion how-to video! Or if videos aren’t your thing, keep scrolling for photos and written directions.
Project estimate:

Empty Crystal Light container, on hand
Contact paper, …

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[14 Apr 2015 | One Comment | 405 views]
Giveaway: Tweet Yourself to a Special Day! $500 Prize

How often do you hear people say, “You need take time for yourself?”
What is your typical answer? Yeah, we would have some similar responses.
We are here to tell you that it is finally YOUR time! Put away the broom, hang up that apron and call in the troops to tend to the family because you just may …

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[13 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Knotted T-shirt Tutorial | 287 views]
Knotted T-shirt Tutorial

Today I’m going to show you another really cool t-shirt cutting technique that looks complicated but is actually really simple to do! Once you get the hang of it you’ll be able to use it in different ways to alter your t-shirts.

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[12 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Make a Kid Art Collage Quilt | 391 views]
Make a Kid Art Collage Quilt

Who doesn’t love kid art?  Heather recently took the artwork of her son’s third grade class to a new level with this fun quilt idea!  In addition to being a great classroom activity, you could also have your child do an entire quilt themselves over time.  If you have a large family, each grandchild could make a square to present as a fabulous gift for …

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[11 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Recycled Can Windsock | 307 views]
Tutorial: Recycled Can Windsock

Spring is here!  If you are looking for an inexpensive way to dress up your yard, this idea starts with materials out of the recycling bin.  Cute, cheap, and Earth-friendly are qualities that make a wonderful crafty trifecta!