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DIY, Home & Decor

Garden DIY: Cactus Terrarium Tutorial

DIY cactus terranium home decor

I love little cactus plants! They’re so adorable. I’ve had some before but I wanted a more fun way of displaying them.  I thought it would be fun to create a simple cactus terrarium garden with some tall glass vases.   How to Make a Simple Cactus Terrarium Materials Needed: – small cactus – glass vase – dirt, rocks, moss or filler – chopsticks 1. Start by creating a base: make a thin layer of moss at the bottom of…

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DIY, Home & Decor

DIY Roundup: 5 Fun and Creative Easter Crafts

DIY easter egg decorating

It’s time for a DIY roundup!  Here are some fun, easy crafts you can do this Easter weekend.  Who knew you could do so many things with eggs? 1. Egg Shell Potted Plants An adorable little way to create a miniature garden! Items needed: Dirt or potting soil), egg shells, moss, succulents, and flowers Finishing touch: Try painting the egg shells too for an extra festive Easter touch. source: http://www.royjoy.com 2. Metallic Sharpie Easter Eggs Sharpie’s are the do-it-all of the…

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DIY, Fashion & Style

DIY Fashion: Studded Collar T-shirt

DIY Fashion - Studded t-shirt

DIY Studded Collar T-shirt The white t-shirt is a closet staple, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring!  I decided to dress up this plain white t-shirt by adding studs to the collar. This little bit of bling just makes that all the difference to this white tee.  This simple DIY studded collar project can dress up that old white shirt for a comfortable chic night out. >Materials:  Decorative studs + white t shirt Time need: 10 minutes…

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DIY, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY Bracelet: Suede and Chain Woven Bracelet

Jewelry DIY: Suede and Chain Woven Bracelet Tutorial

Part 3: Suede and Chain Woven Bracelet Tutorial Here it is! The part 3 in my woven chain bracelet series! So in this week’s tutorial, there are 2 variations to this bracelet, both using exactly the same simple wrapping technique!  One look creates a chevron style pattern, while the other will create a diagonal stitch pattern. If you haven’t already,  make sure you subscribe so you won’t miss the upcoming tutorials for my suede and chain woven bracelet series that I’m doing!…

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DIY, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY Bracelet: Suede Woven Chain Bracelet (Part 2)

Woven Chain Bracelet DIY

Suede Woven Chain Bracelet DIY Part 2 What I love most about chain woven bracelets are the many different looks that can be created. In fact, there are so many ways,  I’ve decided to do a whole series of tutorials on them!  So make sure you subscribe so you won’t miss the upcoming tutorials! In my original chain woven bracelet tutorial, I demonstrated the most simple pattern of weaving the suede lace.  In this tutorial, I’ll be using the same basic…

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DIY: Crafty Valentine’s Day Cards

Check out four ideas for DIY cards that you can make in less than a minute.

Valentine’s Day already? I just took down my Christmas tree last week to be completely honest.  I’m hardly ready for another holiday!  If you’re down to last minute like me,  here are some easy crafty ideas for home made Valentine’s Day cards. 1. Create Valentine’s Day Cards with Stuff You Already Have Around the House! Have some old matches, candles or miscellaneous puzzle pieces? Put your creative juices to work and create a fun Valentine’s Day card with odd and…

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DIY, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY Roundup: Valentine’s Day Heart Crafts

DIY roundup: Valentine's day crafts

As a continuation of my heart-themed February. I’ve put together a collection of some of my favorite Valentine’s Day heart crafts. So here you go, some fun, creative and crafty ideas to make Valentine’s Day special! 1. Heart Shaped Stamp Finally, something to do with all your old pencils! 1. First, grab a pencil with a good eraser. 2. Carve out a heart with an exacto knife to make your own heart-shaped stamp. If you don’t happen to have an…

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DIY, Tips

DIY: How to Resize a Hat for a Perfect Fit

DIY: How to resize a hat for a perfect fit

Don’t you think it’s unfair guys always have cooler hats than girls? I always find myself buying guy’s hats, they have more selection and just better style options in my opinion. The problem is they are often, if not always, too big!!  So here’s my DIY solution to help you resize a hat a so you can have the perfect fit! Materials: your oversized hat, scissors, 2 sided tape (or glue), and  some foam padding material. (I actually recycled some…

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DIY, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY Roundup: 7 Fun and Easy DIY Ring Tutorials

DIY Roundup: Rings

I’ve been so accessory obsessed lately, especially for rings!!  So this month’s crafty DIY roundup is all about rings!  Here are 7 of my favorite DIY ring tutorials  for some Sunday funday craft time. Enjoy 🙂 1. The Glitter Ring Who doesn’t love little bit of glitter?  I love buying glitter, but I never know what to do with it.  This tutorial shows you create a fun bling statement ring with a bit of glitter, varnish and ring backing. View…

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