Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Clothing/Fabric/Costumes, Uncategorized

Make A Minion Costume

Halloween is quickly approaching! If you have kids (or adults for that matter) who love minions, here's a fairly easy way to create your own costume. Supplies/Instructions: Head/Face Black zip ties (Minion Hair) Pierce hood of sweatshirt with 2 holes per each zip tie (about 2-3 inches apart). Thread the zip tie through both holes… Continue reading Make A Minion Costume

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Accessories, Topic: Housewares, Topic: Paint, Uncategorized

Canvas quote art

I've seen a lot of subway art and such around which I adore; however I don't have a silhouette or a vinyl decal cutter, so here's another take on how to accomplish the same idea: Tools needed: Canvas Paint Letter stickers Knife Step one: find the quote you want on your canvas. There are tons… Continue reading Canvas quote art

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Accessories, Topic: Furniture

Ugg Floral Chair Becomes Great Functional Chair!

Found this chair for $5 the other day that I fell in love with! (Come on people, use your imagination!). I unscrewed the seat part and just knew the current fabric needed to go.... I covered some batting and fabric....and began stapling..... I then sanded down the chair, painted it with metallic paint.... I reattached… Continue reading Ugg Floral Chair Becomes Great Functional Chair!

Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Accessories

Santa Mailbox

So....for some of us Santa will come on Christmas Eve, the kids will leave a note for Santa with some cookies on the table, go fast asleep (We hope!) and in the morning run down the stairs to find presents under the tree! The whole thing is quite magical for them...so let's make it a… Continue reading Santa Mailbox

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1 hour or less, Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Accessories, Topic: Housewares

Update Your Lamps!

                  So.....I had an okay lamp on our end table in our bedroom, but I'm never okay with "just okay" So of course I have to update it! I found some buttons, some straws, spray paint, glue gun.....and forget about it!!!! Level: Beginner Time: 1-4 hours Topic:… Continue reading Update Your Lamps!

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Housewares

Burlap & Starfish Wreath

I'm excited to feature Roeshel from The DIY Showoff today! Roeshel has offered a great project using burlap! Burlap is always a fun fabric to get creative with - so many uses and it's always wonderful to see what people come up with while using it! Be sure to visit Roeshel's site - she's got a… Continue reading Burlap & Starfish Wreath

Level: Beginner, Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Accessories, Topic: Sewing

Poppy Summer Garland

Hi I'm, Jen from LipstickandLaundry, trading places with Becky from Liberate Creativity ... Hope you enjoy the Summer California Poppy Garland!California Poppy Garland...You will need a few sheets of orange felt, one sheet of green felt, and any other color in a couple shades, I chose brown and tan. Each flower will require two poppy… Continue reading Poppy Summer Garland

Time: Expect 1-4 hours, Topic: Accessories, Topic: Sewing

Viewmaster Pouch

Level: IntermediateTime: Expect 1-4 hoursTopic: Accessories, SewingHi there! I'm Jess from Craftiness is not Optional and I have a fun little project to share today!Introducing (for a second time) the handy dandy Viewmaster pouch!   It's lined!It has a pocket for slides!  It ties up with a drawstring!I made one of these last summer for… Continue reading Viewmaster Pouch