Crafts & Hobbies

Dried Lavender Ideas & How to Dry Lavender

Lavender may be viewed as an outdated flower, but there's nothing outdated about the soothing effect the fragrance of lavender provides. The...

How to Remove Marks from Stoneware

Old stoneware often has marks from flatware and serving utensils. These unsightly marks, though an unfortunate byproduct of owning stoneware, are easily...

9 Creative Things to Do With Autumn Leaves

Do you usually rake up the leaves and let the trash truck worry about their disposal? Why? Fall leaves make wonderful raw...

Creative New Ways to Use Polymer Clay Beads

Polymer clay beads are good for more than stringing and making necklaces and bracelets. They have many creative uses that do not...

Easy Ways to Make Unique Personalized Wall Clocks

Wall clocks come in all shapes and sizes, and some can be easily taken apart and personalized in amazing and unique new...

Ideas for Decorating a Dining Room with Baskets

Baskets are more than just storage solutions. Some are absolutely gorgeous, and they are ideal for decorating a dining room. Depending on...

Unique Ways to Decorate Painted Birdhouses

Painted birdhouses can be used for decorative purposes indoors, or they can be used to provide housing for wild birds. Either way,...

5 Secrets to Fabulous Family Photographs

The internet is littered with "perfect" family photos, making it seem like it is easily attainable for the rest of us without...

3 Decorative Ways to Use Deer Antlers in Home Decor

Deer hunters often save the antlers from the bucks that they kill, but you do not have to become a hunter to...

Creative Ways to Decorate Mason Jars to Use as Vases

Mason jars are not always purchased for canning and food storage purposes. Those who enjoy crafting and decorating often buy them for...

5 Ideas to Decorate Thumbtacks

Thumbtacks are typically cheaper than pushpins, and since they are flat, they are easy to decorate in countless ways. After buying a...

The Best Way to Coat Candles with Glitter

Candles coated with glitter are typically more expensive than plain varieties, especially if they also include graphics such as numbers or letters....

How to Make a Plain Pair of Boots More Stylish

Stylish boots with rhinestones and other embellishments can cost a small fortune. I prefer buying comfortable boots that are plain. I would...

How to Repurpose Oatmeal Containers

Oatmeal containers are sturdy and ideal for holding all sorts of household items, including rolls of toilet paper, crafting supplies, and anything...

How to Make Wine Glass Charms

Wine glass charms have a purpose other than adding bling and style to stemmed glasses. They provide a way to personalize and...

Creative Ideas to Use Birthday Gift Bags

Gift bags are good for more than just holding tissue paper and gifts. Birthday gift bags can be used in several creative...

Unique and Easy Homemade Key Chain Ideas

Key chains come in just about every theme, color and style imaginable from cheap metal initials to Swarovski crystal designs. In any...

Easy and Beautiful DIY Floral Boxes for Birthday Gifts

The container that holds a gift can become more than just a wrap. It can become part of the present, especially if...