How To Make Your Own Sock Puppets

A sock puppet can be a fun activity for kids that can lead to them being even more creative when it comes to acting out plays and scenes with their creations. Making your own sock puppets is a relatively easy endeavor. If you’re not sure where to get started Danielle’s Place has a great tutorial … Read more

How To Make Your Own Potholders

Potholders are a fun easy-to-make craft that can spruce up any kitchen. You can make a potholder  with old fabric you have around the house to give it new life, or sew your own potholders out of custom fabric you buy specifically t match your kitchen decor. All you need to create your own potholders … Read more

Create Custom Gift Bags Out Of Wrapping Paper

If you’re looking for a unique way to wrap a gift, then consider creating your own gift bags. Just One Mom Trying has an excellent tutorial up on how to take wrapping paper and transform it into a gift bag. Want to give it a try? Check it out here. Image credit: Just One Mom … Read more

How To Make Pillows Out of Shirts

Just because you’ve gained (or lost) a few pounds doesn’t mean you need to get rid of your favorite T-shirt. T-Shirts, especially fun logo shirts, can actually make wonderful throw pillows for your bed, couch, or other seating. DIY Network has a great tutorial up on how to take your shirts and turn them into … Read more

How To Make a Bird Feeder

A bird feeder can be a fun DIY project to do on your own or with children and has the extra bonus of bringing beautiful birds to your yard. There are a number of different ays you can make your own bird feeder. If you’re looking for a place to get started,  Birds and Blooms … Read more

Old Knobs Make Beautiful Storage Hangers

Keeping your jewelry organized is easy when you have the right way to store it We love some of the creations at Gottahangup. The Etsy store has a ton of unique organizers for jewelry and other goods.  This hanger, for instance, uses cabinet knobs as hangers, giving it a whimsical look that can add a … Read more

How To Make a Wine Glass Chandelier

A wine glass chandelier can be a beautiful conversation piece in your home that doubles as a place to store all your glasses. There are a number of different pre-made wine glass chandeliers out there, but making your own actually isn’t that difficult. Think you’re up to the challenge?PlanitDIY has an excellent tutorial  on its … Read more

How To Make Your Own Dog Collar

A dog collar is a fun craft you can do that results in a unique and handmade gift for one of your best friends, your dog. Making your own dog collar just requires a bit of weather-resistant fabric, a sewing machine, and a few metal or plastic collar pieces: a triglide slide, D-ring, and contoured … Read more

How To Make Paper Mache Paste

Paper mache is a craft simple enough for your kids to do tat can have some pretty spectacular results. If you’re new to paper mache, or just need to brush up on your skills, Ultimate Paper Mache is a great website to check out. There are a ton of different paper mache recipes on the … Read more

How To Make Your Own Baby Onesie

If you have a friend of family member that’s expecting, then a onesie can be the perfect gift to take with you to the baby shower or when you visit to meet the youngster. Even if you’re a relatively novice sewer, making a onesie is fairly simple to do. Since you’re picking out your own … Read more