Posts Tagged ‘gardening’

@Home This Weekend: I Heart You, in Plants

This weekend, let someone know you love them. Tell them “I <3 You” …with plants! Balatong crocheted the letters and heart out of jute gardening twine, and carefully inserted succulents. The twine is bio-degradable, so later, the sentiment can be planted in the garden. So sweet!

Craftsters Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle!

It might sounds cheesy but I really think a lot of Craftsters treat every day like Earth Day. So many of us are trying our best to reduce, reuse, recycle, and just be good stewards of the Earth to the best of our abilities whenever possible. There are TONS of crafts being posted every day […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Seed Bombs

Its guerrilla gardening time! In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make seed bombs to place in your own garden or to use as and easy way to add flowers in any open, unloved space near you! She also shares how to package them to make great gifts!

Green Thumb Thursday: Great Garden Challenge

Hey gardeners! Make sure you snap some pictures of your beautiful gardens and yummy crops! The Home Sweet Home category is hosting a Great Garden Challenge. Enter your garden by August 13. You can see all the information here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=386046.0 You can see more great crafts by browsing Exterior Decorating / Yard Art / Gardening […]

Green Thumb Thursday: Zetti Inspired Raised Garden Bed

lvl0rg4n and her mom have a amazing landlord. They don’t mind that they added raised garden beds, not even brighty colored, zetti-inspired ones! I already love going out to my own garden but I think this fun paint would make me love it even more. You can see the full thread here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=383518.0 You can […]

Green Thumb Thursday: Seed Bombs

Want to inject some color into that empty field or abandoned lot you pass by every day? With some newspaper, water, and wildflower seeds you can make these awesome seed bombs and go guerilla gardening! You can see the full thread here: http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=343148.0 You can see more great crafts by browsing Exterior Decorating / Yard […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: 7 Places to See Before You Die, Bright Spring Fashion, and More

The Week in DIY: 7 Places to See Before You Die, Bright Spring Fashion, and More  Each week, we highlight some of our favorite projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. 7 Dangerous Food Additives and Ingredients and How To Avoid Them Watch out for food dyes, […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: 15 Cheap and Healthy Superfoods, Easy Ways to Fight the Winter Blues, and More

The Week in DIY: 15 Cheap and Healthy Superfoods, Easy Ways to Fight the Winter Blues, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite tips from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. 5 Foods that Warm You Up Fight chilly January temperatures with spices that keep […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: A $165 Million Fruitcake, 10 No-Effort Fitness Tips, and More

The Week in DIY: A $165 Million Fruitcake, 10 No-Effort Fitness Tips, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. 6 Intoxicating High-Altitude Restaurants Have your next meal in a room with a view at one of these […]

Craftster Quickies: How to make plant markers from spoons

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make adorable garden markers from spoons! It’s fun and functional! A great way to remind you of what you’ve planted and a good way to get out your frustrations as you hammer those spoons flat!

Keepin' It Green: The Week in DIY: 38 Simple and Delicious Summer Soups, Tips for a Green Garden, and More

The Week in DIY: 38 Simple and Delicious Summer Soups, Tips for a Green Garden, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. Sitting Down Too Much Can Lead to Your Early Death A new study shows […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: Scrumptious Spring Recipes, 13 Words Every Activist Needs to Know, and More

The Week in DIY: Scrumptious Spring Recipes, 13 Words Every Activist Needs to Know, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. Fair Trade, Fair Wages for Earth Divas Shop with Earth Divas and you’ll be supporting […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: Makeover Your Wardrobe, Start a Foolproof Garden, and More

The Week in DIY: Makeover Your Wardrobe, Start a Foolproof Garden, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. Make a Coat Rack from Kitchen Cabinet Facing and Hardware Keep your jackets organized and within easy reach–while […]

Green Thumb Thursday: How to Make an Earth Box

It’s hard to believe that AeonGoddess got all this lush green veggie goodness out of a plastic box on an all-concrete New York City lot, but she did! Want to know how she did it? Check out her awesome post and make your own Earth Box! If you live in the concrete jungle or are […]