May 11th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
A spaghetti sauce jar makes a great vase, but not necessarily when it *looks* like a spaghetti sauce jar, you know? The best upcycled vases don't look like you've just scrounged them out of your recycling bin, even though you have
May 8th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
Decoupaging glass bottles is a cheap, easy way to upcycle something plain and ordinary into something unusual and outstanding
April 29th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
This great-looking ecosystem is actually a very poorly functioning one
March 23rd, 2015 | by Julie Finn
"This bouquet is so beautiful!" you said. "I'm going to dry all these flowers!" you said!
... Now what
March 16th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
Those little notebooks at the Dollar Store sure are cute, but even cuter are the notebooks that you make yourself
February 16th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
I pretend that St. Patrick's Day is a holiday that's made for pretty rainbow crafts, and I'm happy to oblige
February 12th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
My kiddos, looking for "prizes" to give away to good customers at their cookie booths this year, created bookmarks out of old Girl Scout cookie boxes.
February 9th, 2015 | by Becky Striepe
Oh my gosh, Valentine's Day is in TWO DAYS. Don't panic! We've got 10 last-minute Valentine's Day ideas from cards to gifts to homemade sweet treats
February 6th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
You don't have to buy a bunch of valentines from the store so that your kid can have a happy day. Let them make these class valentines themselves instead!
December 31st, 2014 | by Julie Finn
This quilt is light but warm, it's nice and versatile, and it definitely includes the maximum number of T-shirts that you can possibly squeeze onto a T-shirt quilt
December 3rd, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Even though *I* may not super love this 4M Recycled Paper Bead Maker, because I can make better beads by hand, my eight-year-old kiddo DOES love it. Super hard
November 20th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
Whether you're lovingly creating handmade gifts for your whole list or decided to shop for most of your gifts this year, a little handmade gift wrapping adds some extra heart. Here are some DIY gift wrapping ideas that cost less and waste less
November 1st, 2014 | by Julie Finn
These are what you're going to use for gift tags this year, and for menu cards, and for labels for your potluck dishes, and for party favors
October 28th, 2014 | by Crunchy Scott
Halloween Party Host Gift Idea: Smudge Stick Halloween is on a Friday this year, which means it’s time to par-TAY! [&hellip
October 9th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
DIY Terrariums are such a fun, weather-independent way to bring a little green into even the smallest spaces. And I have been seeing some really cool ones lately!
May 16th, 2014 | by Bonnie Getchell
Searching for graduation gift ideas? We have 20 DIY projects that your graduate will love!
April 7th, 2012 | by Becky Striepe
Want to spoil your pup? We've got lots DIY gifts for dogs, and they're all made from recycled materials!
December 23rd, 2010 | by Maria
Five handmade gifts for coworkers, teachers, mail carriers, and other special people in your life.
December 22nd, 2010 | by Maria
Need some DIY gift ideas for the special ladies in your life? We've got five beautiful handmade gifts for her
December 16th, 2010 | by Maria
Need handmade gifts for cooks on your holiday list? Create these five crafty kitchen ingredients to give any cook this holiday season.
December 15th, 2010 | by Maria
Five handmade gifts for him, no matter who the him in your life may be
December 9th, 2010 | by Maria
Handmade baby gifts have more heart than store-bought, so you know that your recipient will cherish them for a long time. Craft up these seven baby gifts this holiday season.