All Posts in the ‘Crafts’ Category

DIY Ombre Throw Pillows

December 29th, 2014 | By in Crafts, Home Decor
ombre throw pillows

Ombre throw pillows would make any couch or bed look so much better, don’t you think? They’re just so pretty! If you’re a fan of the ombre look and have a couple of old white pillow cases lying around, here’s an easy tutorial for making your own Ombre Throw Pillows! Here’s what you’ll need: -white […]


Christmas Tree Napkins

December 22nd, 2014 | By in Crafts, Home Decor
christmas tree napkin

Make your upcoming holiday dinner party extra-festive with these adorable Christmas tree napkins, which will definitely brighten up those place settings. And you don’t even have to be a napkin folding ninja or an origami master to do it! It’s super easy! Here’s what you’ll need -square napkins (preferably green) -sewing pin   1. Lay […]


Homemade Peppermint Soap

December 10th, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Kids
peppermint soap bars

Doesn’t the smell of peppermint just make you think of all things Christmas? Now, imagine smelling that Christmas-y peppermint scent every time you hit the shower with some of your own homemade peppermint soaps–you’ll definitely be full of Christmas spirit the entire day! These homemade peppermint soaps would also make great gifts for your friends!   […]


Clear Glass Ornaments

December 3rd, 2014 | By in Crafts, Home Decor

Clear glass ornaments are a great way to make beautiful, custom Christmas ornaments that are sure to make your tree look spectacular–and unique. Here’s what you’ll need: –clear glass ornaments -anything you can think of (that can fit inside the glass ball, of course) So this is pretty simple. Just remove the top and fill […]


DIY Gift Bow Using Magazine Pages

December 1st, 2014 | By in Crafts

The holiday season is officially upon us, which means your wallet has been taking a beating lately thanks to all the Christmas shopping you’ve been doing. Now if you don’t want to spend any more extra money on gift wrappers and bows, just get creative! You can use newspapers to wrap your gifts, and you […]


25 Great Examples of a Christmas Topiary (Hedge Sculpture)

November 26th, 2014 | By in Crafts, Gallery, Gardening, Patios

It takes a lot of chutzpah to make a Christmas topiary (see what we did there?)


DIY Vintage Camera Lamp

November 17th, 2014 | By in Crafts, Home Decor, Trending 7 Box

Have you got some old cameras lying around that you never use anymore? If you do, don’t throw them out just yet, because you can use them for your next DIY project–a cool vintage camera lamp! Here’s what you’ll need: -3 cameras –lamp kit –lamp pipe –JB Industro Cold Weld -spray paint for lamp pipe […]


Pom Pom Throw Pillows

November 10th, 2014 | By in Crafts, Home Decor, Trending 7 Box

Colorful pom poms lend such a cute, whimsical charm to anything, don’t they? If you’ve got a boring couch in a solid color that you want to liven up a bit, decorate it with some pom pom throw pillows! Here’s what you’ll need: -hand sewing needle -sewing thread -felted wool pom poms (for an 18″ […]


DIY Geometric Dresser

November 5th, 2014 | By in Crafts, Decorating, Home Decor, Home Makeover, Interiors, Painting

Nobody likes plain, boring furniture–unless you’re into that minimalist style, of course. But if your home is starved for some color and personality, liven up an otherwise plain piece of furniture–like a dresser, for instance–by painting a geometric pattern on it. Here’s what you’ll need: -a sponge cut in the shape of a triangle -paint -a […]


DIY Bookshelf with Teacup Garden

November 3rd, 2014 | By in Crafts, Gardening, Home Decor, Indoor Plants, Trending 7 Box

Yes, it’s literally a book shelf. Neat, huh? Instead of installing a boring old shelf made of wood, install a DIY bookshelf using an actual book, some jute twine, and some nails. It’s cheap, easy, and it’ll definitely make your place look prettier and more vintage-y! Here’s what you’ll need: -an old book -jute twine […]