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How to Make Cement Planters

Create custom containers for your home and garden.

How to Make Soy Candles

They're a simple, eco-friendly alternative, and fun to make.

How to Make Metal Roses

These elegant objects are both ethereal and sturdy.

DIY Rosewater

This gentle, pleasant product is a hot commodity.

How to Frame a Photo Mounted on Foam Core

Foam core is a great material on which to mount photos.

How to Create Custom Embroidery Patterns

Needlework customizes gifts and personalizes linens.

Top TikTok DIYS to Try

Tackle these trends in an afternoon.

Preparing Your Fabric for Cross Stitch

Get your supplies in gear for best results.

Adding Pizzaz with Shabby Chic Sofa Slipcovers

Make something old seem new again.

Turn a T-Shirt into a Cloth Tote Bag

Making a cloth tote bag out of an old t-shirt is a great way to reuse an item you'd otherwise throw away or to keep using a souvenir t-shirt that no no longer fits. Follow the simple steps below to make your own bag out of any t-shirt. Tools and Material Old t-shirt Sewing machine or thread and needle

Using a Watering Can as a Decorative Flower Vase

You do not need to spend a lot of money or even time to create a flower vase arrangement. In fact, a simple watering can suffice. Here are some basic guidelines for you to follow to use a watering can as a flower vase: Tools and Materials Needed: Watering Can Foam Water Flowers Accessories Step 1:

Upcycled Backyard Bottle Torches

One thing that can get you down when you’re relaxing in your backyard is mosquitos. But the same thing that can keep them away can also liven up your space. Tiki torches. We’re not jamming bamboo poles in the ground. We’re making unique and decorative torches out of upcycled glass bottles and repurposed

How to Change the Water in a Glass Fish Bowl

A glass fish bowl is a small and convenient way to provide a home to your pet fish. Beta fish, goldfish and other types of small fish are perfectly suited for these types of bowls, and the bowls are small enough to be able to fit in just about any part of the house. However, many people make the mistake

Turn Hollow Lemon Skins into Lemon Beeswax Candles

If you like the soft light and sweet aroma of lighted candles, then you can make your own naturally scented beeswax candles. Moreover, scented candles are great gift ideas that you can give to your friends. When making candles, you do not need to buy expensive materials. In fact, you can make beeswax

Reusing Old Jelly Jars to Make Jar Candles

Jar candles have become very popular with candle lovers. They are safe to use because the flame is enclosed in the glass jar and you are less likely to have wax drips or spills with a jar candle. Many times these can be very expensive to use, so try making your own from old jelly jars. Most supplies

Making Festive Cooking Aprons for the Holidays

Cooking aprons are an ideal gift for a friend or family member who enjoys being in the kitchen. Festive cooking aprons are a simple yet creative way to express the holiday spirit. You can make a festive holiday apron to suit any occasion – Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Fourth of July or Halloween.