Saturday, December 3, 2016
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Does your family have an Elf on a Shelf? If so, you may be aware of the tradition with the Elf of putting him in different settings. Remember that the Elf watches your children and reports directly to Santa, to let him know if they are nice or naughty (not-so-nice). So one of the fun things you can do...
Is your home looking a bit drab and dull? Would you like to freshen things up, but wonder if you really have the time and the money to do it all? Well, if you are a DIYer – you actually have a lot more opportunities to create a beautiful home décor than most. We’ve found you 43 great DIY...
Do you like rocks? Most people don’t realize just how creative you can get with a simple rock. Painting rocks and stones can truly turn them into a real work of art. Big rocks can be door stoppers or grace your garden. Tiny rocks can become kitchen magnets. Rocks that are “in between” sizes can be just about anything...
We have updated this list for Christmas 2016. We have added even more tacky, obnoxious, ugly and yet truly wonderful Christmas sweaters this year. Let us know your favorites. There's one Christmas craft that even those who are new to crafting are eager to step up and try: it's the ugly Christmas sweater! Ugly Christmas sweater parties have become quite...
Have you ever wanted to turn your own handwriting into a font? You could use it for electronic journaling, digital scrapbooking, spruce up your own blog, and, well, basically anything that you use a regular handwriting font for. Or, you could doodle instead to create your own doodle font. Get creative! It's relatively inexpensive, easy, and fun. If you use...
Is it Mom’s birthday or a holiday time? Do you want to give Mom a nice gift “just because?” Well I’ll let you in on a little secret – the gift Moms love the most comes from the heart and they especially like DIY gifts, not because of special talents but because it is something you created just for...
Do you think you are clever? Well, if you have a small kitchen, then you really have to be. Or at least try to think this way most of the time. I speak from personal experience. For the past 20 years I’ve cooked holiday meals, dinner parties and everyday meals in a teeny, tiny kitchen. I know what it is...
Got cool kicks? Most of us love our sneakers and have a favorite pair. But if you are a crafter or DIY-er, now it is easier than ever to get that special, customized look you’ve always wanted – without the high price tag. We’ve found you 40 fun DIY decorative sneaker projects to try. There is something here for everyone....
Tick tock! Tick tock goes the clock! But is your clock cool & unique? Most of us just have typical, everyday clocks that tell us the time and keep us from running late to work, school and other appointments. Oh, life is so much more fun when you have a cool clock! Fortunately, we’ve found you 30 cool & unique...
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While many of us will be at Halloween parties or trick-or-treating with our children, there will also be a good amount of people having Halloween dinner parties with Halloween-themed foods, drinks and desserts. You can't possibly serve your food and drinks on an ordinary table. You need to have a Halloween table setting or tablescape so your dinner guests...
Boo! Halloween will soon be here, a time for silly and spooky fun. Trick or Treating, Halloween parties and making Jack o’Lanterns. So why not send a card to family and friends to wish them a Happy Halloween? Or a party invitations to let them know about that fun family Halloween party you’ll be hosting? Its even better when...
If you go to the Big Box stores, its easy to see there is not much variety in lamps. You can either choose between rustic or brushed steel. But we have a treat for you – because who says that lamps have to be boring? Here are 40 fun DIY projects for you, lamps and lampshades that you’ll be...
Now who can resist the beauties of the Fall season? The vibrant autumn leaves that crunch under your feet. Pumpkin and apple picking. Fresh apple cider. A bit of chill in the air, so you need to put on your favorite sweater or jacket. Its time for Fall Festivals, Back to School, Halloween and Thanksgiving. So much fun happens...
We've got 40 totally adorable, simply irresistible DIY pet costume ideas here for Halloween, just for you (and your pet of course). If this is your first Halloween with your pet, you can feel confident that you'll find a great costume that they will love - and that you can share all over your favorite social media channels! If...
Is it time to makeover a room in your home? Everyone longs for their perfect dream room, but wonders if they can make it a reality. Well, with DIY projects, it is actually often more easy than you might think! We’ve found you 30 dream room projects and inspirations to draw upon – from your master bedroom, kids rooms and...
Do your kids like engineering and science? We’re not surprised: its super cool to make stuff that actually “does stuff!” Here are 35 fun DIY engineering projects just for kids that you and your family will enjoy. Notice that some are perfect for tiny tots and other projects are terrific for older kids and teens. Use your best judgement...
Halloween is just around the corner! If you are the DIY and crafty type, then we bet you would love to make your kids’ Halloween costumes. But it can be a little intimidating, when you see some of the intricate ones out there! Get ready to smile & also to take the kids Trick or Treating, because we’ve found...
Thinking about making crafts to sell? Lots of girls have a crafts business, it’s a terrific way to make money. Besides, its so much more fun than some other part time jobs, you get to have the pride of watching people buy things you’ve made and also the joy of being creative too. We’ve found you 50 terrific ideas, to...
Do you have a small backyard? Now everyone wants their home and garden to look terrific. Its very easy to look at a large yard and get envious of a bigger space. But we have a terrific treat just for you: 40 projects that are especially great for smaller backyards. If you have a petite space then we recommend you...
Moved into a new apartment? Or perhaps you want to update the look of your current place. Most people think its not easy to do when you are on a budget. Well, that’s why you want to get to know DIY projects. It might surprise you, but even a beginner can get great results with a lot of projects...

Today's Featured DIY Projects

35 Unique DIY Project Ideas to Repurpose Old Books

DIY Crafts  Ideas to Repurpose Old Books Do you like books & crafts? Then you're in for a real treat: we've found you some terrific book themed craft projects to try. Don't toss old books when...