Category Archive: crafts

Easy DIY: Gold Leaf Silhouette

Irrelephant has a tutorial for a wonderful gift idea. Use gold leaf for a Silhoutte instead of regular old black. Pop one in a nice frame and you’ll have an amazing, personal gift.… Continue reading

Easy DIY: Glitter Gumdrop Ornaments

Jenny at The Sweetest Occasion made these fabulous glitter gumdrop ornaments that can also be place card holders. I’m seeing garlands. Photo: Hank + Hunt for The Sweetest Occasion

Easy DIY: Origami Ninja Throwing Stars

To go along with my son’s ninja costume, I decided to make some throwing stars. I followed this tutorial on WikiHow. I used copy paper and added a layer of foil on top… Continue reading

East DIY: Accordion Fold Paper Pumpkin

Minieco made these fantastic looking candle holders using paper and an accordion fold. I thought they would be perfect jack o’ lanterns. Not hard once you figure out the folds, but you’ll definitely… Continue reading

Easy DIY: Halloween Terraium

PaperMama has what you need to make this fantastic Halloween terrarium. How great would this look on your table? Maybe add an LED tea light for even more spookiness. Photo: PaperMama

Easy DIY: Printing on Fabric

Grosgrain has a great tutorial on printing fabric on your home printer. I can’t wait to try this! Photo: Grosgrain

Easy DIY: Fabric Dollhouse

I made this dollhouse for my niece after seeing this post from Made with Love. I added a few elements of my own to make it even more fun. You can purchase the… Continue reading

Easy DIY: Waterproof Beach Bag

Spoonful.comhas this great tutorial for a waterproof beach bag that uses a garbage bag and duct tape.

Easy DIY: Easy Peasy Tot Teepee

Awesome Sauce & Asshattery has this fantastic tutorial for a maxi dress teepee. Definitely awesome!

Easy DIY: Snag Free Hair Ties

All you need to make these super popular hair ties are scissors and fold-over elastic. Simple Medicine has the full tutorial.