Button Bowl This cute and whimsical button bowl is the perfect way to store your little bits and bobs like jewelry or keys. It uses the same method as the cotton thread balls where you use a balloon to create the shape you want, much like a mold, which is then popped and discarded once […]
Pedestal Table When you consider the fact that a pedestal table consists of just a base (legs) and a flat surface, then substituting those two elements with a lamp base and a picture frame seems to be a truly brilliant innovation. And isn’t it just? DIY Instructions and Project Credit – RichmondThrifter and Pearle’sRosebuds Pincushions A […]
The earliest record of people drinking tea is dated in the 10th century BC in China, although, since there are so many interesting myths and legends about how this wonderfully aromatic elixir came about, its true origin is tough to pinpoint. To me, tea has always been relaxing in a way that coffee just isn’t – people drink coffee to get that kick start in the mornings so that they can go go go, whereas tea has more of a calming and soothing effect.
Make simple cable necklaces and bracelets Yarn can actually be a great material for jewelry, especially if you want to make something simple, eye-catching and sophisticated. These cable-braided necklaces and bracelets are pretty, cozy, and comfortable to wear. The technique is quite simple, and this would make a great project even for a beginner. While […]
I’ve been collecting glass bottles for a while now, with the hopes of finding some cool uses for them around my home. Sure, many of them are my empty wine bottles (you can make some awesome things with the corks, too) but apart from my *ahem* totally average amount of wine drinking, I’ve also found […]
If you’re anything like me, you wear your favorite pair of jeans until they are on their last legs… quite literally. But what do you do once it’s time to admit defeat? There are a lot of cool ways that you can repurpose old jeans, like turning them into a pair of shorts or a […]
Ninja balls, stress balls, juggling balls, squishy balls… whatever it is that you call these fun flour-filled balloon balls, it’s about time you learn how to make your own so that you don’t have to keep spending money unnecessarily. You can use them as your very own stress balls (we all have those days!) or […]
In the mood for a good ol’ barbecue but don’t have a grill? Well if you have two car tire rims to spare then you can make what is being referred to as the “redneck grill”. Despite the tongue-in-cheek nickname, this DIY rim grill is actually pretty genius. And even if you already have the […]