• Get your friends together heat up the cider and craft up some amazing projects that will make the holidays pop in your home. We’ve picked out some of HGTV’s standouts from Handmade Holidays feature.

    Fold a Mini Forest
    Use a circle punch or scissors to cut card stock into various size circles, then accordion-fold the paper to […]

  • Having some friends over for Halloween? Going to a spooky themed party? Impress everyone with these awesome Halloween inspired treats and recipes. NOM NOM!

    Chicken Dip:
    Taken from Tasty.com
    Check out the recipe here.
    Peanut Butter Crunchy Bites:
    Taken from Tasty.com
    Find the recipe here!
    Pizza Skulls:
    Delish.com
    Recipe
    Bewitched Chili:
    T […]

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    It’s that time of year again.. creepy crawlers, witches, spooky things and much more. Nothing beats the change in the weather, comfort foods or curling up on the couch to watch a scary classic. Not only are the traditions fun but the decorating and crafting bring a hands on experience. It’s Halloween time, y’all!! Check […]

  • Tackle common home improvement projects and transform often-overlooked spaces with simple and budget-friendly solutions. Try one — or more — of these quick, affordable mini makeovers to help your home look better, live larger, and work harder.
    Boost Kitchen Storage

    Whether your kitchen is large or small, ample storage is alwa […]

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    Add a designers touch to your home with these 5 awesomely striking DIY projects. Grab your paint brush and imagination.

    Roman Shades

    Create gorgeous custom roman blinds – no sewing skills needed!

    Live-Edge Coffee Table
    The organic edges and patterns found in tree slices make them ideal for statement furniture. Save loads of money […]

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    For that green-thumbed friend

    Project via Hometalker Melissa @Empress of Dirt

    Fairy garden suitcase tutorial here.

    For your sister who’d love a sweet in-house spa

    Project via Hometalker Ashley @Simply Designing

    Vanilla bath salts tutorial here.

     

    For your rustic, woodsy friend

    Project via Hometalker Kristi @Mak […]

  • It’s that time of year again. Time to dust off the Halloween and fall cornucopia, time to get in the spirit and kick the leaves. Halloween is by far one of my favorite holidays. These fun wreaths will get you into the spirit and then some.
    Spooky and Elegant
    Wrap a wreath form with grey twine and stick on felt or paper bats for a ch […]

  • I’m automatically inspired by this awesome project – Amazing!
    It’s truly amazing what some imagination and craftiness can do to a set of stairs. We’ve seen pastel staircases and steps adorned with bright fabric, but nothing as playful as this idea.
    Pippa Branham, a mom and bibliophile from Woolpit, England, hand-pa […]

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    Tap that juicy beauty and prepare for the “oohs” and “ahhs.”
    A classic idea but always a party winner, the watermelon keg is what your next poolside gathering needs. The concept is simple: big juicy melon, your favorite fruity elixir (loaded or virgin) and a fun little tap. A cake stand and cute glasses com […]

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    We are so lucky to live in a time that we have technology but every once in awhile it’s good to use your hands to make something. Check out these great projects:
    DIY Rubber Stamps

    Make your own Sculpey Rings:

    Create your own journals:

    Learn the art of quilling:

    Whatever the project is.. challenge yourself and tap into that crea […]

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    The Re:Make festival is back and coming soon. Re:Make is put on by crafter, DIYer and entrepreneur, Brit Morin. Morin puts on a pretty fantastic show of craftsmen, local artists and everything else in between.

    Re:Make 2015: Shop Handmade Goods + Make Free DIY Projects

    Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM @ The F […]

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    “Woodn’t” your home look even more wonderful with a few warm, natural wood enhancements? And, don’t you have all that spare time to work on these during your next two days of glorious weekend?!
    Here are a few ideas to get your DIY juices flowing:
    Reclaimed wood has definitely made its mark in recent years in home d […]