DIY Gift Ideas

No-Sew Projects

Check out our Craft Trends board on Pinterest! There are definitely days that I want to bust through my fabric stash but don’t want to break out the sewing machine. No-Sew projects are usually super quick to put together and there are tons of really amazing projects without ever having to touch thread! …

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Foam Block House Planters

By Home Decor Contributor Alyssa My mom and stepdad moved to a beautiful new house almost a year ago. She’d had this potted tree that had made moves with her for almost twenty years, to different houses in the same state, to a house with a newly formed family, and …

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Wrapping Gifts with Washi Tape

I absolutely love giving gifts. Shopping for them, wrapping them, getting cards to accompany them (I have a weird obsession with stationery for a 21 year old), and especially watching people open them. Plus, I always get a little ego boost when my gift is the most adorably wrapped in …

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Flamingo Tote Bag

By General Crafts Contributor Victoria from the blog Dazzle While Frazzled. Flamingo-fy a tote bag with an easy DIY fabric paint project. Want to add some color and character to a summery tote bag? Bring on the tropics by adding flamingos, colorful flowers and tropical foliage to an otherwise plain …

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Nautical Inspired Photo Frame

By General Crafts Contributor Victoria from the blog Dazzle While Frazzled. Create your own nautical inspired photo frame using craft paints, scrapbook papers and egg carton waves. Capture your favorite swim or beach vacation memories in this classic striped nautical design. Supplies: Photo frame with flat border (I used a 4×6” …

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Alcohol Ink Obsession

Check out our Craft Trends board on Pinterest! I haven’t really made it a secret that my newest crafty obsession is definitely alcohol ink. Ever since I discovered it, I have tried out so many techniques using it and I absolutely love the results. Here are some of my favorite techniques that I …

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Art & Organization

Check out our Craft Trends board on Pinterest! Nothing makes me happier than creating something beautiful that also serves a function. I feel like I’m always much more proud of the projects I make that solve some sort of problem that I’m having. If you’ve got too much clutter in your office or …

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Baby Monster

By Yarn and Needlework Contributor Stephanie from the blog Twilight Kallisti This summer I had some friends with kids visit me and wanted to make a quick gift. This baby monster proved to be so popular I’ll be making some for holiday presents later this year. Craft Sewing Difficulty Level …

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Birdie Bird Tea Bag Holder

Are you a tea-aholic, or know someone who is? This cute little Birdie is the perfect addition to any cup of tea, and she will even make sure the paper on the tea bag doesn’t slip into your tea. Here’s what you’ll need: Sculpey III Clay (I used Sky Blue, Teal Pearl and Red) DecoColor Paint …

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Diy Travel Notebook Gift Idea

I’d say list making and all things stationery are near the top of my life’s-little-pleasures list. You can’t deny the moment you get to start a new notebook is a glorious one. It smells amazing, like when you buy a new novel, and it just sits there all perfectly crisp …

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