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11 Crafts to Try for National Craft Month

Open up new worlds of creative activities.

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13 Simple Metalworking Projects to Transform Your Space

Sharpen your skills and improve your home or yard!

homemade chalkboard calendar
Make Your Own Calendar for the Upcoming New Year

Take control of your project timelines.

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Winter Canvas Wall Art

Cast a seasonal spell on your space.

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11 Ways to Decorate Your Home for Free

Dumpster diving is back in style.

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How to Decoupage Anything

Decoupage is a fancy word for a fun skill.

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How to Heat Wrap Something at Home

You probably already have the supplies for a basic job.

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Why Aren't You Cross Stitching Right Now?

This classic craft has made a huge resurgence.

A handful of green polished glass.
6 Crafts to Make with Broken Glass

These crafts will add some sparkle to your home and garden.

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The 8 Tools You Need to Start Metalworking

This craft opens up a world of useful and creative options.

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Laser Welding 101

This popular technique uses high-energy beams to melt metal.

classical suit of metal armor
Here’s How You’d Make a Suit of Armor

If they could do it a thousand years ago, you can too.

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12 DIY Life Hacks for Everyday Situations

Life's hard. Make it just a little easier.

4 Dollar Tree DIYs

Make some clever crafts with a few simple ingredients.

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15 Places You Can Hide Your Secrets....

Pick a clever plain sight spot or craft a tricky hideaway.

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Change of Address: Fun Ways to Spice Up Your Address Plaque

Buff your curb appeal with a simple upgrade.

cement planters with colorful paint and small plants
How to Make Cement Planters

Create custom containers for your home and garden.

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How to Make Metal Roses

These elegant objects are both ethereal and sturdy.

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DIY Rosewater

This gentle, pleasant product is a hot commodity.

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How to Frame a Photo Mounted on Foam Core

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

Top TikTok DIYS to Try

Tackle these trends in an afternoon.

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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

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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:

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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

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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

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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

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Handmade Personalized Coasters

Making personalized coasters is a crafts project that anyone can do. It’s great for children’s playgroups, for special occasion gifts and just to make your house feel more personal. This project can be completed fairly inexpensively, so you can make yourself a set, make some for friend, or make them

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Making Magnetic Bulletin Boards

Magnetic bulletin boards are a great way of organizing photos, to-do notes, calendars and other stuff important for your home or work. Making your own magnetic bulletin board is easy-to-do, and can be personalized to fit any room or workspace. Here is how you can easily make a magnetic bulletin board

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Custom Calendars Made with Ceramic Tile

Custom calendars made with ceramic tile are a creative and practical addition to your home environment. You’ll never have to buy another paper calendar again. Making this type of calendar requires a lot of attention to detail so make sure to carefully follow the steps below. Tools and Materials Needed:

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Easy Grapevine Wreath Making

A grapevine wreath can be a beautiful decorating feature for any holiday or just to add style to a room. It is easy to make a grapevine wreath and it requires only a few tools and a bit of effort to get good results. You Will Need Grapevine wreath base Fine gauge wire Wire cutters Scissors Ribbon Floral

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Best Recipes for Homemade Organic Lip Balm

Organic lip balm is an easy project that you can undertake in order to use more natural and environment-friendly materials on your lips. Lip balms come in many sizes, colors and flavors nowadays and are commercially available in almost any store or supermarket. However, with the number of product choices

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Homemade Bath Salts and How to Package them for the Perfect Gift

Homemade bath salts are a great gift and are inexpensive to make. Put them in some pretty packaging and they will become the perfect gift. There are a few creative ways you can package them. Tools and Materials Needed: Pint jars, like jelly jars Ribbon Net or cloth Coffee scoops Small plastic bags Net

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Attractive Wine Stoppers That Are Easy to Make

Whether you bring wine to a small gathering, a party or are simply curling up on the couch with a glass of your favorite red, wine stoppers are essential kitchen items for any wine-drinker. Although they can be found at just about any store that carries kitchen suplies, they are so easy to make that

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Assembling Fanciful Wine Holder with Simple Items

This balancing-act wine holder will amaze your friends, and will make a cool gift, especially when you pair it with a nice bottle of wine. It can be as rustic or sophisticated as you care to make it. The holder works because it uses the bottle’s weight to balance it. Tools and Materials Needed: Piece

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Jewelry Making Kits for Beginners

Jewelry making is a great way to pass the time and be creative at the same time. Handmade gifts are always well received. The ability to give a gift made with your own hands is precious. The available kits on the market for both beginners and more advanced craftsmen make handmade jewelry easier to create.

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2010 Celeb Hairstyles and Color

In 2010, there was a variety of celeb hairstyles that we can choose from. Aside from the cuts, color played a big part in celebrities' hair. Some were subtle, while some were bright and colorful. 1 - Nicole Richie Nicole Richie brought the full bangs back. Her razor cut bangs hang just below her eyebrows.

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Find the Best Natural Hair Wigs Online

Natural hair wigs are not just for those who need them but are also a great option when wearing Halloween or fancy dress costumes, or wanting a completely different hairstyle just for a special occasion. Natural hair wigs are better than synthetic ones simply because the latter cannot be styled and colored,

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Cut Your Own Hair Like a Pro

In order to cut your own hair like a professional, you need patience, skill and several mirrors to see how your haircut is coming along. Styling your own hair can pose a challenge, but the end result can be very fulfilling. There are several things to consider in order to be successful at this task,

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2 Easy Science Projects

There are plenty of possible ideas when it comes to easy science projects, and the key to a good project is selecting one that is fun and educational as well as easy. Many core science concepts can be demonstrated with everyday objects and materials; the following are some examples that tie these concepts

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2 Science Project Ideas

Coming up with attention-grabbing science project ideas can seem challenging, especially when there are so many possibilities that have already been explored. A good starting point is to observe and question everyday occurrences and then think of how these questions can be answered. The following are