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Glass Blocks

Putting Pictures on Lighted Glass BlocksThe addition of pictures and photos to a lighted glass block makes for great home decor projects. This is a page about putting pictures on lighted glass blocks.

 

Glass Block

Crafts Using Glass BlocksThis is a page about crafts using glass blocks. There are numerous craft projects that can be made using glass blocks.

 

Floral ball made of artificial roses.

Making Styrofoam Floral BallsThis is a page about making Styrofoam floral balls. Styrofoam balls are an easy item to use in making centerpieces and other decorations for your home.

 

A illustrated rendering of a campfire.

Making a Faux Fire?Homemade fake logs and flames can be used as props for a play or as part of your home's decor in your fireplace during the summer. This page is about making a faux fire.

 

feather angel ornament

Making Feather AngelsThis is a page about making feather angels. Handmade, soft, feathery angels are fun decorations for Christmas or any time.

 

Brandy Snifter

Crafts Using Brandy Snifters?This is a page about crafts using brandy snifters. The interesting design of a brandy snifter makes it a good choice for using in craft projects.

 

Flannel Pillows

Flannel Pillow InstructionsThis is a page about flannel pillow instructions. Flannel pillows are easy to make even if you don't have a sewing machine. They are a great accessory for a more casual home decor setting.

 

gold glue basket bowl

Making a Hot Glue Basket BowlThis is a page about making a hot glue basket bowl. Using hot glue you an create a one of a kind basket bowl to add to your decor.

 

Jute String

Wrapping a Vase with Jute String?One simple way to decorate a plain vase is to wrap it with jute string. This is a page about wrapping a vase with jute string.

 

Scrabble Art Project - finished wall art project

Making Scrabble Wall ArtIf you have an old Scrabble game that has lost too many pieces to be functional as a game, you can still use it for unique and creative art crafts. This is a page about scrabble wall art.

 

vintage plates glued together to make a tiered serving dish

Making a Two Tier Serving DishThis is a page about making a two tier serving dish. Get creative with old dinnerware or thriftstore finds and make a unique tiered serving dish.

 

Paper Twist Ribbon Basket

Making a Paper Twist Ribbon BasketThis is a page about making a paper twist ribbon basket. Paper twist can be used in so many different craft projects.

 

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Remote Control Holder

Making a Remote Control HolderThis page is about making a remote control holder. Keeping track of any remote can be helped with a convenient place to store it.

 

Pearl Water Falls Centerpiece - add artificial plants and flowers

Making a Pearl and Shell Waterfall CenterpieceUsing rocks, pebbles and sand, along with pearls, artificial plants and transparent tape you can create a fun waterfall scene for inside your home. This is a page about making a pearl and shell waterfall centerpiece.

 

Vinyl Tablecloth Wreath

How to Make a Vinyl Tablecloth WreathA simple weatherproof decoration can be made with a vinyl table cloth cut in strips and a wreath purchased at your dollar store. This is a page about how to make a vinyl tablecloth wreath.

 

A red silk flower and grapevine wreath

Making Homemade Door WreathsThis is a page about making homemade door wreaths. Homemade door wreaths can be tailored for any season or special occasion.

 

smiley face door knob cover

Making Decorative Door Knob CoversThis is a page about making decorative door knob covers. You can use left over fabric, yarn, or felt to make these fun household door decorations.

 

book angel

Making a Recycled Book AngelThis is a page about making a recycled book angel. By folding the pages in an old hardcover book and adding a body and clothing, you can create a cute angel to decorate your home.

 

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Keeping Cinnamon Broom Scent Fresh?I want to make a cinnamon scented decorative broom. I tried several times, but didn't get the right aroma. Some people say "dip them" in cinnamon oil, but I don't want a barrel of oil (lol), just enough to keep the broom full of scent all of the time.

 

Renuzit Air Freshener Crafts

Renuzit Air Freshener CraftsThis is a page about Renuzit air freshener crafts. Making decorative covers for Renuzit air fresheners is a popular craft project.

 

Making Colored Ice Globes

Making Colored Ice GlobesThis is a page about making colored ice globes. These colored ice sculptures are easy to make and fun to display.

 

Seashell Roses

How to Make a Seashell RoseSea shells are used in many craft projects including the creating of lovely shell flowers. This is a page about how to make a seashell rose.

 

Homespun Fabric Covered Bowl

Making a Fabric Covered BowlThis is a page about making a fabric covered bowl. Strips of fabric in your favorite colors and designs take a plain bowl and help you create a decorative piece of home decor.

 

Denim and Bandanna Wreath - finished wreath hanging on an exterior wall

Making a Denim and Bandanna WreathDenim fabric and bandannas, in your favorite colors, can be used to make a fun wreath for decorating inside or out. This is a page about making a denim and bandanna wreath.

 

Mosaic Tile Tabletop

Making a Mosaic Tile TabletopThis is a page about making a mosaic tile tabletop. Dress up a plain or older table by adding a mosaic tile design to the top.

 

Crafts Using Picture Frames

Crafts Using Picture FramesThis is a page about crafts using picture frames. Recycled or inexpensive picture frames can be decorated and used to create fun new decor for your home.

 

Mini Flute Replica - finished flute

Mini Flute ReplicaBecause my daughter plays the flute, I made this mini flute for her to display on a shelf in her bedroom.

 

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Foil and Batting Little Birdie Sculpture - finished bird with beak, eyes, paint, and wings in place

Foil and Batting Little Birdie SculptureAfter watching a few Youtube videos and using household items I had on hand, I made a little bird sculpture which could be used for garden or home crafting projects.

 

Dainty Wall Calendar Wreath  - wreath over the top page of a wall calendar

Dainty Wall Calendar WreathMake this cute, dainty calendar wreath to attach to the month section of your wall calendar. I have a custom Shutterfly calendar (top being a photo & I like this wreath over it for the photo of the month) or you could also put it over photos or cards too. If you're making this for a photo or card the wreath being smaller would look nicer.

 

Decor for Less Using Hurricane Vases - finished vases both with bows

Decor for Less Using Hurricane VasesI enjoy changing up my home decor from time to time, however at the same time I don't want to spend a lot of money purchasing new pieces either.

 

Minimalist Clip Desk Decor - finished decor piece with items clipped on at the sides

Minimalist Clip Desk DecorHere is another minimalist craft project I made with craft wire. I made this for my niece. It is perfect to place at the corner of her desk without taking up much space. You can clip on some small photos or notes, too. The fun part is the wire you hand bend can be with any phrase or word you'd like.

 

Quickie Thrifty Crafts - purple frame craft with new scrapbook paper and message

Quick Thrifty CraftsI made four crafts in less than an hour using things I had on hand.

 

Scrappy Fun Fabric Flowers - sew the button through all layers

Scrappy Fun Fabric FlowersI made these pretty flowers from strips of fabric. I attached them to my Five Minute No-Sew Throw Pillow.

 

Echo Dot Camouflage - candle in place on top of the speaker

Echo Dot CamouflageHere is a fun project for hiding technology and making it into something decorative!

 

Rainbow Goblets - red, orange, and yellow water filled goblets

Making Rainbow GobletsI love the colors of the rainbow. I prefer the old version, so you get 7 colors (ROY G BIV). So today I made a rainbow goblet display with colors that are spot on, pretty close and this is a great way to teach kids colors, BTW.

 

A keyholder made from a flip flop.

Making a Sandal KeyholderTake the dowel and kinda turn and push at the same time into bottom of sandal to make a hole. Then put glue in the hole and reinsert the dowel. Take the pipe cleaner and cut to the length you want the hanger to be then push into top of sandal. Glue in if you like, it will make the hanger stronger.

 

A clothespin with a summery beach theme.

Seasonal Clothespin WreathsUsing a wire wreath form you can create a variety of seasonal clothespin wreaths. Paint or otherwise decorate the pins in seasonal colors to make these inexpensive decorations. You can even make them reversible.

 

Photo Clip Banner

Making a Photo Clip BannerThis photo clip banner project includes the instructions for making the cute recycled water bottle flowers seen at the end of the ribbon hanger. Learn how using the detailed steps below.

 

Splatter Paint Sticker Circle Garland

Making a Splatter Paint Sticker Circle GarlandPainted circular stickers are attached to twine to make a simple but colorful garland. The instructions and supplies list follows.

 

Tiny Egg Nest Magnets - two magnets on the fridge

Making Tiny Egg Nest MagnetsMake these tiny nests from mini rattan wreath forms, crafting moss, faux eggs, and jar lids with magnets glued in place. What a fun way to hang papers on the fridge. The instructions are found on this page.

 

Spring Calving Season Cowboy/Cowgirl Wreath - finished wreath hanging from an over the door hook

DIY Cowboy/Cowgirl WreathA western theme in honor of the spring calving season decorates this wreath. Faux barb wire, twine, cows and colorful fabric give this wreath its cowboy look.

 

Broken Tree Branch Tea Light Holder - tree branch with 4 spaces

Broken Tree Branch Tea Light HolderUsing a speedbor bit on a fallen branch you can make a tea light holder for your table or fireplace. The project below will show you how.

 

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Snowy Window or Mirror - arrange and stick them to the mirror

Creating a Snowy Window or MirrorUse handmade paper snowflakes as the template for decorating a window or mirror with spray on snow. We can show you how.

 

Summer Door Decor - finished red door hanging

Making Summer Door DecorMake a patriotic display of red, white and blue stars to hang on your door or wall. Colorful placemats are cut up for this project but you can make the stars with construction paper too.

 

Foil Lined Mason Jar Light  - glowing red light filled Mason jar

Making a Foil Lined Mason Jar LightUse aluminum foil and a canning jar to create this pretty light. They would be perfect to light the garden at night.

 

Honeycomb Shadow Shelf - shelf on wall with two items displayed

Making a Honeycomb Shadow ShelfUse craft sticks to make this creative honeycomb shelf. It's great for displaying mementos and curios. Make more than one and cluster them for a stunning effect.

 

Bamboo Decorative Box -  finished box

Making a Bamboo Decorative BoxThin pieces of bamboo, CDs, and raffia are assembled in this project to create a useful, decorative bamboo box. It is great for storing small items on your desk. If a small plate is placed inside you can add a little potted plant. There are a lot of different uses.

 

Making a Photo Christmas Card Keepsake Display - display standing on a granite counter

Making a Photo Christmas Card Keepsake DisplayCreating a collage using Christmas photo cards is a great way to display these keepsakes that often end up tucked away in a box. Give it a try using the project outlined below.

 

Popsicle Stick Geometric Sculpture - with LED votive in bottom

How to Make a Popsicle Stick Geometric SculptureEquilateral triangles made from Popsicle stick are assembled to create this intriguing geometric sculpture. Add LED lights or votives to use as an accent light.

 

Clothespin Chicken Plant Decoration - front view with all feathers glued in place

Making a Clothespin Chicken Plant DecorationTransform a wooden spring style clothespin into a cute chicken. Use it to decorate an indoor plant or even as a gift tag holder.

 

How to Make a Stiffened Doily Bowl - car keys in purple bowl which has had a pink ribbon laced through it

How to Make a Stiffened Doily BowlUsing watered down school glue and a purchased or handmade crochet doily you can make a stiffened, lacy molded bowl. When thoroughly dry spray with a clear sealer.

 

A collection of wine corks.

Using Wine Corks For DecoratingWine corks are used in a variety of craft projects. Learn how to make a cork and faux grape filled painted box to display in your home.

 

View from the front with books in place

Making Wooden BookendsIf you own or have access to a saw and drill you can make these easy wooden bookends. The supplies are listed below and you can add your own embellishments to suit your tastes.

 

A decorative orb made form thumbtacks.

Thumbtack OrbDecorative balls make for an interesting centerpiece when grouped together in a large bowl or vase. Here is a neat ball that you can make with thumbtacks and a Styrofoam ball.

 

Glass pop bottle turned into a vase.

Making a Glass Soda Bottle VaseBy decorating a glass bottle with peel and stick shelf paper with a leaf pattern you can create a soda bottle vase. Cut out paper leaves, attach them to a wire stem and you have your foliage too.

 

jar candle

Making Candle LampsEmpty jars and candle jar lids can be transformed into candle lamps. Add a bit of wire, decoratively formed, and a candle of appropriate size for the container. Include additional embellishments such as shells, if desired.

 

Basket of crafting supplies.

"I am Gonna Miss That Man" Craft BasketThis cute party decoration jokes about the obsession many crafters have for their projects. The "I Am Gonna Miss that Man" basket is a whimsical reply to the husband who jokes about leaving if one more bit of yarn, fabric, or what have you is brought home for your crafting stash.

 

Rose bowl painted as silly pumpkin face.

Rose Bowl Holiday DecorThese bubble or globe shaped glass containers are great for painting to use as decor for any holiday. Fill with candy or a battery operated tea light. Try your hand at one today.

 

Sun Catcher Pendant - in process

Making a Suncatcher PendantGet out your tube of E6000 glue, decorative cord, some small embellishments, and beads. Using these supplies, learn how to make a variety of suncatcher pendants.

 

A glass ball with a funky pattern.

Making a Mosaic Ball DecorationDecorate a polystyrene ball with cut pieces of glass tiles to create this lovely mosaic ball decoration. The supplies list and instructions follow. Choose a color to your liking and enhance your home decor with this handmade bit of ornamentation.

 

Skewer Starburst Decor - top view down on the starburst project

DIY Skewer Starburst DecorIf you like starburst decor pieces, this project is for you. Gather together some wooden skewers, tin snips or heavy duty scissors, a Styrofoam ball, and both acrylic and spray paints and get started. The instructions for this DIY skewer starburst can be found on this page.

 

Decorative Stone Cactus - small terra cotta pot with super cute stone cactus

DIY Decorative Stone CactusPainting rocks is a pastime that has become popular lately. Put your painting skills to work and create this fun decorative stone cactus; no green thumb required for this beauty.

 

Faux Wax Drip Jar Candle Holders - finished jar with candle inside and jute around the top

Making Faux Wax Drip Jar Candle HoldersFood coloring and hot glue will help you create these faux wax drip candle holders using recycled jars. Let us show you how.

 

Foam Goody Bowl - tie twine in a bowl to finish the bowl

Making a Foam Goody BowlFoam sheets are fun to use in craft projects. Learn how to make a foam goody bowl on this page.

 

Sweet Lavender Jar Party Light - enhance the stamped image with paint

How to Make a Sweet Lavender Jar Party LightTransform a plain recycled jar into an elegant party light. The jar is covered with handmade tissue paper, a pretty lavender stamped image, paint, and more. The instructions and photos for creating one of your own are found on this page.

 

Fabric Covered Display Boxes - display packages wrapped in fabric and tied with lace bows

How to Make Fabric Covered Display BoxesTo create pretty display boxes try wrapping empty boxes with fabric, just as you would a gift. Add ribbons and bows if desired. If you use pins or water soluble glue then the boxes and fabric can be reused later.

 

Two tiny hanging glass jars filled with beads or buttons.

Making Tiny Hanging Glass JarsFill tiny cork stoppered bottles and mini salt shakers with beads, broken shells, buttons, and more. Then attach a thread hanger to the bottle top or to a pin pushed into the cork stopper and display.

 

Blue Ombré Holiday Wreath - finished ombré wreath

How to Make a Blue Ombré Summer WreathA Hula Hoop, blue and white faux lei flowers, yarn, and sea shells are used to make this pretty blue ombré summer wreath.

 

Silhouette Jar Storm Lantern - jar with lights added

How to Make a Silhouette Jar Storm LanternA recycled glass jar, decorative tape, and decoupage skills can help you create a beautiful jar lantern for your garden, patio, or inside. It is lovely when displayed at a garden party.

 

DIY Japanese Carp Streamer - two finished carp streamers hanging outside

DIY Japanese Carp StreamerTransform humble toilet paper tubes into these colorful Japanese carp streamers. They are fun to display in the garden or inside for parties or in the kids' room.

 

Masking Tape and Shoe Polish Vase - apply a coat of Mod Podge

Creating a Leather Look VaseMasking tape, shoe polish, and either spray sealer or Mod Podge are the main supplies needed to turn a plain vase into one having a leather look. Try your hand at it, using the instructions and photos provided.

 

Paper-Cut Mason Jar Light - lighted jar

How to Make a Paper-Cut Mason Jar LED LightBy creating an original design on a piece of construction paper that you can place in a mason jar you too can make this fun project. This page contains photos and instructions for making a paper-cut mason jar LED light to use at your next outdoor party or as indoor decor.

 

A collection of plastic spoons on a wooden table.

Crafts Using Plastic SpoonsPlastic spoons can be used to create unique bits of home decor, as well as, in other craft projects. This page will link you to fun crafts using plastic spoons.

 

Rubber Band Art Painted Vase - white vase with flowers

Making Rubber Band Art Painted VasesTurn a plain glass vase into a unique piece of art. This page explains how to make rubber band art painted vases.

 

An easel made from wooden clothespins.

How to Make a Mini Easel with Wooden ClothespinsIf you have small items or photos to display, then this mini wooden clothespin easel is just the perfect project for you. This page contains the instructions and photos needed to make a mini easel with wooden clothespins.

 

Plastic Spoon Tree - add a spoon to the top tip up

Making a Plastic Spoon TreeUsing a piece of sturdy paper to create the base cone shape you can make this attractive spoon tree, either for the holidays of any season. Paint it if you like. See how to make a plastic spoon tree using the steps in this page.

 

Layered Paper Flowers - mass of different colored paper flowers

How to Make Layered Paper FlowersThese beautiful layered paper flowers will be easy for you to make by following the instructions and photos found in this page. Decorate a classroom, home, or a party table as a centerpiece. Their uses are many.

 

Table Cover Using Store Bought Doilies - doily table runner

How to Make a Table Cover Using Store Bought DoiliesYou don't need to know how to crochet to make this lovely table runner. Learn how to make a table cover using store bought doilies.

 

Spring Hat and Butterfly Door Hanging - hat door hanging

Making a Spring Hat and Butterfly Door HangingAn inexpensive spring straw hat can be used as the base for making a pretty hanging for your door or wall. Follow the instructions in this page for making a spring hat and butterfly door hanging.

 

Making a Crab from a Scallop Shell - scallop shell crab

Making a Crab from a Scallop ShellAfter serving a delicious appetizer of scallops or upon your return from beachcombing, make this cute scallop shell crab to add to your decor. This is a page about making a crab from a scallop shell.

 

Wire Spiral Picture Holder - both variations of the holder

How to Make a Wire Spiral Picture HolderTake a pretty stone and some wire to make this handy picture holder. Perfect for your office desk or a shelf. This page is about making a wire spiral picture holder.

 

Ribbon Flowers - ribbon flower in pot with succulent

Simple Ribbon FlowersWith just some ribbon of your choice, wire, and hot glue you can make pretty flowers to decorate houseplants, create centerpieces, and more. This guide shows you how to make simple ribbon flowers.

 

Four Tier Votive Candle Holder - foliage can be displayed as well

Making a Four Tier Votive Candle Holder from PVC PipeLengths of PVC pipe covered with yarn can be used to make this attractive battery operated votive candle holder. Learn how to make a four tier votive candle holder in this page.

 

Painted Wire Flowers and Clover - allow to dry for at least 15 minutes

How to Make Painted Wire and Glue FlowersWith wire, wood glue, and nail polish you can create a pretty floral bouquet for your home or to give as a gift. This is a page about how to make painted wire and glue flowers.

 

Spring Pouf Wreath - finished wreath hanging on a wall

Making a Bath Pouf Spring WreathIf you have not considered bath poufs as crafting items, think again. Multicolor poufs are used to make a pretty spring wreath. This page contains the instructions and photos necessary for making your own wreath.

 

Wine Glass Candle Holders - turn glasses right side up and fill with faux flowers of your choice

Making Wine Glass Candle HoldersInverted, stemmed wine glasses make pretty candle holders. You can put faux flower petals, buttons, or other decorations into the glass and seal them in to make quite decorative candle holders. This is a page about making wine glass candle holders.

 

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Making a Painted Wire Flower?I can't seem to get the glue to set or drip inside the pedal.

 

Mini Hat Spring Wreath - finished wreath hanging on porch wall

Mini Hat Spring WreathMaking your own seasonal wreaths is not only fun, but your creation will be unique and express your style. You may also save some money over buying a pre-made one. This is a page about making a mini hat spring wreath.

 

Popsicle Stick Vase - vase with flowers

How to Make a Triangle Shaped Popsicle Stick VasePopsicle or crafts sticks are a crafting staple. This cute, triangular, painted vase for displaying faux flowers uses Popsicle sticks. It is easy to make and a great craft for adults and kids alike. Learn how to make one here.

 

Wine glasses painted to resemble candy corn, placed upside down with battery operated candles inside.

Candy Corn Wine Glass CandlesticksA candy corn motif is perfect for Halloween and general fall decorations. Turn a plain wine glass into a cute unique candlestick. This page offers complete instructions for making candy corn wine glass candlesticks.

 

Fancy Tea Lights - tea light containers wrapped with tape

How to Make Fancy Tea LightsBling up plain tea lights by adding decorative tape, stick on gems, and more. This is a page about how to make fancy tea lights.

 

finished wreath

Flip-Flop Beach WreathMake this cute beach themed wreath for seasonal use or as a bit of decor for a beach house. This is a page about making a flip-flop beach wreath.

 

Floral Framed Collage - hexagon on a small easel

Floral Framed CollageLet's make a frugal decor art work that can be displayed on your desk, wall, or to give as a gift! Flowers that will never die help to create a cute collage of flowers framed with craft sticks.

 

Fall Lacy Jar Decoration - glue leaves to lace and some buttons on the top

Making a Fall Lacy Jar DecorationDecorate a recycled jar with some lace, faux fall leaves, buttons, etc. for a pretty seasonal decoration. This is a page about making a fall lacy jar decoration.

 

Red, White, and Blue Star Window Decor

Red, White, and Blue Star Window DecorI love decorating my big window with stuff that hangs from 12 pieces of yarn. For Valentines Day, St. Patty's, Easter, and spring, I had hearts, shamrocks, eggs, and birds. Now that summer is almost here, this!

 

Candle centerpiece with apples roses and sprigs of fir.

Centerpiece Ideas Using CandlesCandles are a beautiful addition to a centerpiece, as long as you are careful when using flammable materials and the hot wax. This is about centerpiece ideas using candles.

 

Recycled Candle Night Lamp - lighted jar jar

Recycled Candle Night LampThis craft is inspired by the daily power interruptions in my area. When candles are too boring to look at, you can always think of a fancy idea to bring light and color during a blackout period.

 

Wooden and porcelain figurines of cats from different cities and countries.

Displaying Small FigurinesThis is a page about displaying small figurines. There are many ways you can display a collection of small figurines. You can even make a special display frames and boxes.

 

Making Plastic Animal Bookends - holding up books on a shelf

Making Plastic Animal BookendsWe own hundreds of books, even after donating ones we feel we can pass on to others. Having a bunch of similar bookends in the house in order to keep a consistent style can be costly, so I've started making these colourblock animal bookends for just a few bucks a pair.

 

Fabric Covered Display Boxes - display packages wrapped in fabric and tied with lace bows

Fabric Covered Display BoxesI needed three different size boxes, dressed up as if they were gifts for selling on eBay. This is what I came up with.

 

Switch plate covers  in a zebra print.

Making Zebra Switch Plate CoversThis is a page about making zebra switch plate covers. These zebra switch plate covers are a great way to add a fun accent to your decor. They are easy to make and would even be a good kid's craft.

 

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Candle Ring - finished candle ring

Candle RingThis candle ring is made from disposable aluminum pie pans and a 10" wire frame.

 

Mini Flute Replica - finished flute

Mini Flute ReplicaBecause my daughter plays the flute, I made this mini flute for her to display on a shelf in her bedroom.

 

Decor for Less Using Hurricane Vases - finished vases both with bows

Decor for Less Using Hurricane VasesI enjoy changing up my home decor from time to time, however at the same time I don't want to spend a lot of money purchasing new pieces either.

 

Scrappy Fun Fabric Flowers - sew the button through all layers

Scrappy Fun Fabric FlowersI made these pretty flowers from strips of fabric. I attached them to my Five Minute No-Sew Throw Pillow.

 

Foil and Batting Little Birdie Sculpture - finished bird with beak, eyes, paint, and wings in place

Foil and Batting Little Birdie SculptureAfter watching a few Youtube videos and using household items I had on hand, I made a little bird sculpture which could be used for garden or home crafting projects.

 

Minimalist Clip Desk Decor - finished decor piece with items clipped on at the sides

Minimalist Clip Desk DecorHere is another minimalist craft project I made with craft wire. I made this for my niece. It is perfect to place at the corner of her desk without taking up much space. You can clip on some small photos or notes, too. The fun part is the wire you hand bend can be with any phrase or word you'd like.

 

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Revamping Thrift Store Figurines

Revamping Thrift Store FigurinesYou can give outdated nicknacks a new life with a simple coat of paint. Check out this video to see how we revived a couple ceramic owls.

 

Paper Dahlia

Paper DahliaThis paper dahlia makes a great wall decoration. It will brighten up any room. Check out this video for step by step instructions.

 

Yarn Wrapped Vase

Making a Yarn Wrapped VaseThis video shows you the easy steps to making your own unique vase by wrapping it with yarn.

 

Fabric Bunny Doorstop

Fabric Bunny DoorstopThis whimsical bunny doorstop is easy to make and safe for children. Learn how to make it in this short video.

 

Decoupaged Glass Vases

Decoupaged Glass VasesCheck out this video and learn how we made these cute decoupaged lanterns.

 

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Echo Dot Camouflage - candle in place on top of the speaker

Echo Dot CamouflageHere is a fun project for hiding technology and making it into something decorative!

 

Seasonal Clothespin Wreaths - red, white, and blue wreath

Seasonal Clothespin WreathsThis craft was born out of a need to fill my time while not spending a ton of money on supplies! I think I speak for many who were and still are staying home during the pandemic.

 

Quickie Thrifty Crafts - purple frame craft with new scrapbook paper and message

Quick Thrifty CraftsI made four crafts in less than an hour using things I had on hand.

 

Spring Calving Season Cowboy/Cowgirl Wreath - finished wreath hanging from an over the door hook

Spring Calving Season Cowboy/Cowgirl WreathThis was a labor of love, but I love how it turned out. I did it in honor of spring calving season. I created faux barbed wire just for this, and hope it might inspire some of you to make something with a western/ranch theme.

 

Rainbow Goblets - finished goblets on the window ledge

Rainbow GobletsI love the colors of the rainbow. I prefer the old version, so you get 7 colors (ROY G BIV). So today I made a rainbow goblet display with colors that are spot on, pretty close and this is a great way to teach kids colors, BTW.

 

My First Wreath - grapevine wreath with sunflowers and a tan burlap ribbon bow

My First WreathThis is the first wreath I have ever made. I just had to post it. I know it's not the best, but hey! I am pretty proud! The supplies that I used were: a grape vine wreath, burlap ribbon, faux flowers, and a hot glue gun.

 

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Making Wine Label Stone Absorbent Coasters?How can I use wine labels to make stone absorbent coasters.I know how to make stamped stone absorbent coasters and I know they need to be baked, but can I do it with wine labels and also bake them to make them permanent?

 

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Covering a Glass Vase With Wallpaper?I have left over wallpaper and would like to cover a glass vase using the wallpaper. Can I use modge podge to apply it to the glass, or soak the wallpaper then apply. It is pre pasted vinyl.

 

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Making Beaded Grape Clusters?I am looking for instructions on how to make grape clusters, without jump rings. I need to find written instructions with pictures. I don't do well with video tutorials. If anyone could help me I would be greatful.

 

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