Indulge your sweet tooth on the double with a clever and quick banana boat in its peel from food enthusiast KatieQ and Priya Krishna of Lucky Peach! Read more »

Alphabet Art: Folded Paper Letters

Looking for creative wall art or sign-making ideas for your next big party? You’ll love this DIY technique for making your own fun folded paper letters! This fantastic folded paper alphabet tutorial from Helena Lyth at Sk├Âna hem is written in Swedish, but the illustrated fold guides for each letter... Read more »

Windows Dressed to Impress: Pleated Pom-Pom Curtains

When it comes to home decor, there are few things I like more than a pretty pop of color on a clean white background. So, of course, these sweet DIY pleated pom-pom curtains immediately caught my eye. Made with inexpensive curtains and a fun pom-pom trim, these stylish curtains are... Read more »


Start saving your baby food jars and make this awesome Lego themed vessel. Read more »

Exterminate the Chill: Knit Doctor Who-Inspired Dalek Mittens

With springtime weather starting to warm things up, it’s possible that mittens are the very last thing on your crafty to-do list right now. That said, I think my fellow Whovian knitters will want to make an exception for these amazing Doctor Who-inspired Dalek mittens. I have to admit that... Read more »

Upcycled Awesomeness: DIY Soda Bottle Jet Pack for Kids

You might want to change your name to Super Mom/Super Dad, because you’re about to become your kid’s hero. Take playtime to the next level (er, altitude?) with an amazing DIY soda bottle jet pack! I would’ve been thrilled to find a jet pack in the costume box when I... Read more »

Garment Basics: Sew an Elastic Waistband That Will Never Twist

Cute elastic-waist skirts are one of my go-to summer wardrobe staples; I love both the comfort and the effortless style, especially in hot weather. You too? With skirt sewing season fast approaching, it’s a great time to learn how to sew an elastic waistband that won’t twist when worn or... Read more »

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