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[16 Feb 2014 | One Comment | 2,409 views]
Make a Ruffled Pregnancy Belly Band from a T-shirt

If you have been pregnant any time in the last five years or so, you are probably well aware of the miracle that is the belly band. If you haven’t been pregnant that recently, let me tell you: it’s awesome! It helps hold up your pants (both maternity and pre-maternity) as well as gives your belly some extra coverage from shirts that are too short …

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[15 Feb 2014 | 2 Comments | 7,491 views]
Make Animal Keychains

Confession: I sometimes shop in the toy department for myself.  My inner child is unable to resist cute little whatnots like CPTs (Cheap Plastic Toys).  Things like these plastic animals, which Ginger Snaps turned into keychains!  A little bit of paint totally changes the look of the animals, taking them from childish to chic with just a few brush strokes.  Their use isn’t limited to …

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[14 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on Make Slinky Flower Pot Stakes | 4,866 views]
Make Slinky Flower Pot Stakes

Is anyone else dreaming of spring? It might be hard to believe if you’re currently digging out from under a snow bank but spring is scheduled to arrive just next month! Whether you want something to dress up your garden or need stand-ins until your real flowers bloom, these slinky flower stakes from Birds and Blooms are both adorable and clever! [how to make slinky flower pot …

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[13 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on 7 DIYs to Love | 2,657 views]
7 DIYs to Love

Happy Galentine’s Day! This week, we’ve rounded up seven bright and cheery DIYs for you to try, and we’re sure you’ll love them! From fashion accessories, to home decor, to some special Valentine’s Day projects, we’ve got you covered.
1. Embellished Candy Box from Debi’s Design Diary:

Really digging this embellished Valentine candy box by Debi Beard! You could use it to store jewelry or accessories. Or …

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[13 Feb 2014 | One Comment | 15,894 views]
10 Ideas for Your Crafty Wedding

Planning a wedding can be expensive. Actually “expensive” feels like I’m understating things a little bit. The average wedding ends up costing more than $28,000! That is for a one-day event, y’all. Sure, it’s an important event, but holy moly, that is a whopper of a price tag! Hopefully these crafty ideas can help you save some cash and add some handmade touches to your big day!

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[12 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on Make Personalized Party Napkins | 1,627 views]
Make Personalized Party Napkins

Personalized napkins are usually reserved for super fancy events like weddings and proms mostly due to the cost of custom ordering. Did you know that you can make your own printed napkins at home, though!? This is such a simple but genius idea from A Subtle Revelry that I can’t believe I didn’t think of it myself! Now I’m looking for an excuse to have an …

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[11 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Heart Hair Accesories for Valentine’s Day | 926 views]
Tutorial: Heart Hair Accesories for Valentine’s Day

Have you seen the adorable fabric Valentine hearts at Dollar Tree?  After Rhonda posted about them here, I had to have a few!  These are so well made and a total steal at six per pack for $1.  They can be used in many ways, and here are two quick ideas that would make for fun gifts or just for you to wear on Valentine’s …

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[10 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on Make an Easy Pipe Cleaner Heart Garland | 489 views]
Make an Easy Pipe Cleaner Heart Garland

I’m always on the look out for easy kids crafts and this definitely fits the bill! Haeley from Design Improvised was playing around with pipe cleaners when she came up with this cute idea to link pipe cleaner hearts together. The look is adorable and the process is easy enough that even little kids can get in on the action! [how to make a pipe cleaner heart …

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[9 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on Make a Glittery Jewelry Tray | 1,618 views]
Make a Glittery Jewelry Tray

My jewelry has a tendency to get a little out of control. Necklaces here, rings there, earrings earrings everywhere! I’m sure having a designated place to put all my baubles would keep them from looking like a cluttery mess. Have you ever noticed how simply putting the same pile of clutter on a tray makes you look instantly organized? This tray from Mod Podge Rocks …

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[8 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on Make a No-Sew Horse Puppet | 1,156 views]
Make a No-Sew Horse Puppet

Do you celebrate Chinese New Year? Whether it’s your favorite holiday or you just look forward to an opportunity to eat delicious food, this horse puppet from Red Ted Art is fun for everyone! That’s right, this year is the year of the horse. Get into a horsey spirit bay making this easy no-sew puppet with or for your kids. [how to make a no-sew horse …

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[7 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on Make a Valentine Table Scatter Bunting | 923 views]
Make a Valentine Table Scatter Bunting

The dollar store is one of my favorite places to pick up inexpensive seasonal crafting items.  A perennial favorite across all seasons is their glitter table scatter. Over on Creative Green Living, I show you how to take some wired burlap ribbon and combine it with Valentine table scatter to make a cute bunting perfect for a mantle, door, or mirror.  [how to make an …