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15 Easter Egg Decorating Ideas To Try

Easter Egg Decorating Roundup

Are you egg-cited about Easter? Haha, I just couldn’t help but throw an egg joke in. 😉 If you’re still merely dunking an Easter eggs in dye, this year take your eggs one step further with these creative decorating techniques. From DIY stickers to nail polish, there’s no limit to the creative, crafty ways you can make egg embellishing fun. Here are 15 great egg decorating ideas to get your creative juices flowing. 1. DIY Gold Leaf Eggs You wouldn’t believe…

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DIY

20 Decorative Mason Jar Crafts

20 Decorative Mason Jar Crafts

There never seems to be shortage of mason jars around. Whether they are old jam jars or pasta sauce jars, there always seems to be an abundance of glass jars in my home. With a great rustic look, they’re a useful thing that can be easily be repurposed into great decorative items.  Here are 20 fun and creative mason jar crafts to decorate your home. 1. Mason Jars and Palette Storage Unit Mason jars attached to hanging wall are pallets…

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DIY, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY Pearl Hair Pins

DIY Pearl Hair Pins Tutorial

Pearls make everything just a little more glamorous. I first made these lovely pearl hair pins as part of my Designher Kit jewelry subscription box. I loved them so much I’ve since made at least a dozen of them! They are such pretty little hair accessories and so easy to make. This tutorial will show you how to make these lovely DIY pearl hair pins with a simple wire wrapping technique. With the gift giving season coming up, these pretty pearl hair pins…

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DIY, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY: Knotted Charm Bracelet

Knotted Charm Bracelet Tutorial

As you know I’m all about easy crafts! Well this is probably one of the easiest DIY bracelets I’ve made. And mighty cute one too!  When it comes down to it, all this bracelet involves is tying 4 little knots in the right place!  There are lots of options for variation depending on the types of beads you have. Here I’ve chosen a some crystal rondelles and a stardust ball, but you could just as easily use pony beads for…

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DIY Jewelry: Chan Luu Bracelet Tutorial

Chan Luu Bracelet Tutorial DIY

I’ve been coveting the boho style Chan Luu wrap bracelets for awhile now! These beautiful hand wrapped bracelets are quite the pretty penny.  But lucky for you the materials  are inexpensive, so time is all you need to do it yourself! Chan Luu Bracelet Supplies: • Leather cord (or any sturdy, thin cord): First decide out how many wraps you want to make.  Measure that distance, double it, and add around 4-5 inches extra for the loops at the end. • Beads: Try finding…

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DIY, Home & Decor

Home DIY: Antique Chair Makeover

Antique Chair Makeover DIY

Summer is the perfect time to tackle a painting project! A fresh coat of paint can do wonders to an old piece of furniture. While visiting my boyfriend’s parent’s cottage, this wooden antique chair caught my eye. It was sitting oh-so-inconspicuously in the corner of one of the guest bedrooms. I love its classic shape with the windsor carved legs and backrest. Lucky us, his parents let us give this little chair a new home. Me and my boyfriend have…

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Fashion & Style

Must Have: Sultry Summer Earrings

Earring Sale

Just picture this: the warmth of the summer sun on your skin, the glistening color of the golden sand, and the refreshing feel of the cool ocean breeze.  So throw your hair up and add a pair of eye catching summer earrings!  The perfect pair of earrings can light up your face, like icing on a cake. Dainty studs are a perfect option for summer earrings when the temperatures are scorching. They’re a simple option, that’s no fuss, and perfect…

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DIY, Jewelry Tutorials

DIY Bracelet: Cross Style Chain Woven Bracelet

DIY bracelet chain & suede

Another DIY bracelet using chain and suede? Yes, that’s right this is the 4th one in the series and I  still have lots of ideas on how to create new patterns and styles. This DIY bracelet binds to pieces of chain together by doing a variation of the simple shoe lace cross. Materials needed: – About 14 inches / 36 cm chain . I’m using 10×7 mm size chain. – about 21 inches / 54 cm of suede lace.  I’m…

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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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