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Soda Bottle Cherry Blossoms

Soda Bottle Cherry Blossoms 4.47/5, 563 votes

Soda Bottle Cherry Blossoms

We drink a lot of soda in this house. Probably more than we should. This beautiful art project would be perfect for us and our little one. Take your old soda bottles and make cherry blossoms artwork. Just a stark white background, black (or dark grey or brown) paint, one brush, pink paint and an Continue reading...

Upcycle That Boring Paper Lantern

Upcycle That Boring Paper Lantern 4.50/5, 161 votes

Upcycle That Boring Paper Lantern

Think paper lanterns are great but just a little bit drab? Re-envision your boring paper lantern with these awesome ideas from Craftynest. Using white imitation poinsettias and little pompoms, you can give your paper lantern a face lift. Not a fan of white? Take this idea and run with it. My daughter would love a Continue reading...

31 Amazing T-Shirt DIYs For Summer

31 Amazing T-Shirt DIYs For Summer 4.48/5, 417 votes

31 Amazing T-Shirt DIYs For Summer

Re-purposing old and unused t-shirts into new and different shirts has been a popular pastime for a while now. It’s cute, practical, and it recycles something that may not be so great into something one of a kind and unique. Over at Buzzfeed we found this awesome collection of 31 t-shirts that have been re-purposed Continue reading...

Tire Teeter Totter

Tire Teeter Totter 4.49/5, 202 votes

Tire Teeter Totter

Christmas is just around the corner, and what better gift for the little ones in your life than a bright red or blue teeter totter. And better yet is the price tag. The original project ran the author over at Barefoot in Paradise under $15. For the basic wood and rope teeter totter all you Continue reading...

Lattice Studded- Take an Over Sized Tee from Drab to Fab

Lattice Studded- Take an Over Sized Tee from Drab to Fab 4.43/5, 302 votes

Lattice Studded- Take an Over Sized Tee from Drab to Fab

We found this awesome V-Neck make over at WobiSobi and are just in love with the transformation from a plain over sized v-neck into a hip and youthful shirt. This is perfect for anyone, it’s sexy but also quite modest, and because you are making it yourself, you can fit it however you want. Love Continue reading...

Wrapped In Bows- Take a Scarf from Drab to Fab

Wrapped In Bows- Take a Scarf from Drab to Fab 4.50/5, 227 votes

Wrapped In Bows- Take a Scarf from Drab to Fab

Over at Ruffles and Stuff we found this fantastic bow scarf tutorial. The author calls for using two scarves, which works if you have two identical scarves, or find two for fairly cheap. However we have another idea for it if you cannot find matching scarves, or want to try this with an old scarf Continue reading...

Smart Plastic Bag Storage

Smart Plastic Bag Storage 4.48/5, 67 votes

Smart Plastic Bag Storage

If you’re anything like me, you have way too many plastic grocery bags. I feel bad about it, I really do, I have reusable bags but they always are at home when I need them. We do reuse them occasionally, but there’s always the question of what to do with them in the meantime. By Continue reading...

Aluminum Can Butterflies

Aluminum Can Butterflies 4.47/5, 1305 votes

Aluminum Can Butterflies

Warning! Be careful when working with aluminum cans. Their edges can be very sharp. That being said, this is an amazing way to recycle your old pop cans. -Cut the top and bottom of the can off, then cut down the side to make a flat sheet of aluminum. -Use the templates pictured to cut Continue reading...

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