December 21st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
A great way to have an eco-friendly Hanukkah is to make your decorations from stuff that you'd otherwise throw away, especially when there are so many really cool Hanukkah crafts that you can make from recycled materials.
November 16th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Today on Crafting a Green World, we’re taking a look at MATTER, a socially-motivated business focusing on affordable luxury, thoughtful design, and provenance to create travel wear with stories to tell
November 14th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
My daughter wanted to figure out how to make matching skirts for her and a friend. With just two yards of fabric, you can do this, too!
November 4th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
My kids and I are pretty into this craft book series from Quarto, the most recent of which (still in [&hellip
October 28th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
If you want to be a character from Harry Potter, you need yourself a good Hogwarts robe
October 21st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Y'all know we LOVE our toilet paper tube crafts here at CAGW!
October 17th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Do you love to knit and have lots of little pieces of surplus yarn to show for it?
October 7th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Here's how to repair a child's ballet shoe, the quick and easy way. You can even teach your kid to do this herself, so she can fix her own ballet shoe next time it breaks
September 30th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Halloween is enough of a sugar rush as it is--no need to put even more candy, much less artificial food coloring, in your homemade treats and party food.
September 9th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
You can stain or paint your children's toys so that they're bright and vibrant, but then you're going to need to seal that wood stain or paint using a clear polyurethane sealant
September 2nd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
My kids and I love big boxes!
August 26th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Whether you're making some of your kid's school supplies from scratch, or you'd just like to personalize them, these DIY school supplies will make going back to school a lot more fun!
August 24th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Read on to see how I embellish a composition book, and try it for yourself
August 5th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Quick, easy, and when you're done, they'll look like a pair of store-bought shorts, not last year's winter pants with holes in the knees
June 15th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Learn the proper methods to build a treehouse that is safe and sound for you and the tree, plus actual, doable treehouses you can build!
June 13th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Yes, it sits on your hand just like a ring. Yes, it really colors!
May 12th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
The kids and I made this Spawn egg hunt game entirely with the supplies that we had on hand, using not only mostly natural or recycled materials but also materials that would easily compost back into our yard (no clean-up necessary!!!)
May 9th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
The kiddo loved it, her friends loved it, and they had a fabulous time beating it to bits with a baseball bat
May 4th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
DIY puzzles are extra fun, since not only do you get the pleasure of solving them, but you also get the pleasure of making them!
May 2nd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
If you want to do something a little special with some of your building blocks, check out how I made these puzzle blocks, and try it for yourself
April 29th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
At CAGW, we've got you covered for your own May the 4th festivities; here are my favorite eco-friendly Star Wars crafts
April 15th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Every year since she was four, my younger daughter designs an outfit, I create it from thrifted and discarded clothing and other fabrics, and then she models it on the runway at our town's annual Trashion/Refashion Show