Posts Tagged ‘home decor’

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Marbled Creations

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make gorgeous marble creations! From home decor to jewelry, the possibilities for this technique are endless. Check out the marbling tag for even more projects ideas, too! Happy Crafting!

Actually, Alice

If you search under the “Alice in Wonderland” tag, you will find over 200 projects inspired by this beloved book. There’s a little bit of everything, from embroidery and papercrafts to costumes, party themes, and swap galleries. Let’s go down that rabbit hole! pottermouth made the tiniest Alice popup book, tied it with a red ribbon, […]

@Home This Weekend: Painted Candle Holders

This weekend, take plain wooden candle holders and jazz them up with paint! alwaysinmyroom painted each holder white and then added whimsical flowers and polka dots to make a set of one of a kind  candle holders that will brighten up anyone’s day. Save Save

Tute Tuesday: Ceramic Planter from Money Bank

Is the cold weather getting you down? Brighten up winter with a few indoor plants. Succulents are the easiest plants to take care of and they will look fabulous in a fun planter. Craftster member teaandcraft shares her tutorial for taking an everyday money bank and turn it into a Ceramic Planter. This tutorial is […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Home Organizers

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make adorable home organizers from objects you probably already have in your home. 🙂 It’s that time of year. The time where we want to simply, declutter and organize our homes and offices. These organizers will help you get right on track! Happy Crafting!

@Home This Weekend: Homemade Candles

This weekend, make some lovely scented candles. These, pictured here, are Kentucky Bourbon and Gin and Tonic scented, perfect for the holidays! Mistress Jennie used a 20 pound bag of wax to make all these. Her post is chock-full of photos and information on making your own. Light ’em up! Save Save Save

Tute Tuesday: Pinecone Wreath

There is nothing more welcoming on a front door than a beautiful wreath. Celebrate the winter season in style with A Bit Crafty’s tutorial for a Pinecone Wreath. The mashup of natural elements with vibrant colors will be a pleasant sight on those grey days. If red and silver aren’t your favorite, you can spray […]

Tute Tuesday: Holiday Lantern

It’s no illusion, by 4:00pm the sun has gone down. The days are getting shorter. Light up those long winter nights with Sweets4ever’s tutorial for Holiday Lanterns. Using recycled products like soup cans and old cards, you can create beautiful and unique luminaries. Light up a pathway for Santa to find his way to your […]

O, Christmas Tree

‘Tis the season! Let’s look at some holly jolly ways to enjoy Christmas trees, even if you don’t bring out a large tree this year. This fabric tree is small enough to fit on a wooden spool, but it still manages to pack a huge Christmas punch. Phizzychick added some shiny buttons and a “25” from […]

@Home This Weekend: Crafty Magnets

This weekend, turn your tiny art into magnets! Simply attach your art to flat backed marbles, and glue a marble on the back. If you don’t paint as well as tapestrymlp, who made the beautiful nature themed magnets on the left, you can always use photos or colorful magazine pages. Wouldn’t these make great stocking […]

@Home This Weekend: Clipboard Photo Display

This weekend, cut some plywood, add some clips, and make a mini clipboard photo display. These can be propped up, hung with wire, or, as in this case, displayed in a vintage wire rack. TheMistressT added neutral scrapbook papers to the back of each board, so they look great from any angle. Clip it up! […]

Party with a Pumpkin Challenge Winner: Floral Pumpkin Centerpiece

The Craft Challenge for the Occasions Board was Party with a Pumpkin! The challenge was to take a decorate a pumpkin. You can carve it, create a monster or make a mad diorama. The only requirement is that the pumpkin can not be fake. No foam or plastic pumpkins! Our winning entry was created by […]

Setting The Table For Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving coming up next week, let’s set the table. There are several ways you can personalize your table with your crafts. bethntim crocheted a festive “Give Thanks” table runner, complete with autumn leaves. What a lovely reminder for the day. It’s nice to have candles on the table, especially when they double as placeholders. […]

@Home This Weekend: Finding Bigfoot

This weekend, go wild and hunt for the ever-elusive Bigfoot.  TheMistressT made these awesome woodland etched glasses.  When you’re looking at them, there’s no Bigfoot in sight. When your drink is done, though, there he is, at the bottom of the glass! So fun!   Save Save Save Save Save

@Home This Weekend: DIY Shelves

This weekend, make your own set of shelves using cardboard and newpaper. In her post, edelC gives step by step instructions on how to make this unique shelf unit. This technique can be used to make shelves of any shape or size, making it perfect for collectibles! Save