Baker’s twine crafts are hot-hot-hot right now!  It’s showing up in projects from wedding to decor to card making and everywhere in between.  If you like the look of baker’s twine but have been holding off on buying it in favor of a cheaper alternative, Laura Beth at A Step in the Journey is about to become your hero.  She figured out an oh-so-simple method to add a dash of color to plain white string for a fabulous faux effect.  Once you see how cheap and easy it is, you’ll be adding baker’s twine to every project in sight!  [how to make your own baker’s twine]

Project estimate:

  • String, on hand or $1
  • Ruler, on hand
  • Colored permanent markers, on hand or $1 and up
  • Empty spools, on hand or $1 and up

Total:  Free and up