A girl wearing a hat and glasses
DIY craft

Mardi Gras Costume Ideas for Kids: DIY Craft Ideas

Mardi Gras is February 5th and you can bet on a lot of crazy celebrations with a lot of insane Mardi Gras costumes. You can

peoples doing art
DIY craft

Easy Homemade Crafts to Sell for Extra Income or to Give as Gifts

Today with rising costs, high unemployment, and an ailing economy, many are earning money by making crafts from home to help with the family finances.

A close up of a bottle on a table
DIY craft

Five Great ‘Despicable Me’ Themed Crafts

With Despicable Me out in theaters right now it is about all my kids can talk about. If you have little ones as excited as

DIY craft

5 minute easy-wear no-pliers tribal bracelet tutorial

This is a really, really simple tutorial- it pretty much consists of stringing beads and tying a knot! What you need: 1. Elaatic thread 2.

A book sitting on top of a bookshelf
DIY craft

Review: DIY/ Craft books

So, this blog actually originated as a DIY/ craft/ let’s make not buy blog. Although, what with the recent influx of Sample Sale reviews, it’s

DIY craft

2 min DIY: Spring rose statement earrings

Yes, I know it’s Autumn not Spring But I’ve never believed in reserving bright colours for Spring & Summer and wearing drab and dreary colours

A group of different colored flowers
Arts & Entertainments DIY craft

1 min upcycling tutorial: repurposing old figurines and cosmetic jars

Have you ever received presents which you don’t know what to do with? Well I have! I really don’t know why people keep giving me

Graphical user interface, website
DIY craft

DIY: E6000 vs Hemline’s Glue

This is by far THE most popular crafter’s glue out there- it’s used in almost all the DIY jewellery tutorials! I’ve always had difficulty finding

A group of people sitting at a table
DIY craft

5 min DIY: matching tribal earrings

What you need: – pair of earring hooks – 2 spikes – 4 metal spacers – 2 disk beads (I chose wooden ones as they

A wooden cutting board with a cake on a table
DIY craft

15 min upcycling DIY: rhinestone name card holder

After I started working (boo hoo!), I collected a lot of old namecard holders and now it’s time to give them a makeover What you