DIY bow sandals Materials: Grosgrain Ribbon (here)… Try white or oyster. Old Navy Sandal (here) or Mia Sandal (here) Steps: 1. Tie a bow with the grosgrain ribbon. I stumbled upon this great tutorial on how to tie a variety of bows (here). So many adorable styles to choose from! 2. In order to keep […]
Free Printables from the Graphics Fairy – jazz up some bottles for your kitchen or bathroom.
How-To: Make Your Own Mini Vase in Under 30 Seconds A balloon over a glass makes a “vase”. Crazy! And creative! This modern, ceramic-looking vase can be made in well under 30 seconds and only requires two materials: a 2″ glass votive holder and a BALLOON. Crazy, right?? I love that you can make it […]
DIY Floating Pool Cooler DIY Noodle + Storage Container beverage float. Awesome and super cheap.
DIY MAGICAL MONSTER SLIME Ingredients: 1 teaspoon Borax powder 1 1/2 c. water, divided 4 oz. (or 1/2 cup) Elmer’s glue–we used clear glue, but you can also use the white. food coloring glitter (the secret ingredient that makes it magical!)
Super easy diy! Freeze fresh herbs in olive oil, toss in pan when needed. No need to ever waste fresh herbs again!
DIY: how to make a chevron pattern on stairs How to make a chevron pattern on stairs Options Painting your steps is a great way to update your staircase. It is easy and you can add your own personal touch. If you are painting over raw wood or concrete, make sure to use a primer […]
How to put an image in a light shade Simple project ~ print out image, tape to inside of shade, turn on light, and trace with a Sharpie (regular and fine-point used)
Homemade Taco Seasoning *Note: I quadruple the recipe and store it in an airtight container in my spice cabinet so I don’t have to assemble the mix each time I need taco seasoning. I also frequently sub in smoked paprika for the regular paprika to give it a different, well, smoky flavor. INGREDIENTS: 1 tablespoon […]
DIY: Bottles Full of Light *********** I started with these apple juice bottles from Whole Foods. I have long admired these bottles — I love the contrast of the big round barrel and the teeny little handle — and was glad to finally come up with a project where I could use them. The juice […]
The World’s Easiest Lava Lamp What you need: A clean 1 liter clear soda bottle 3/4 cup of water Vegetable Oil Fizzing tablets (such as Alka Seltzer) Food coloring What to do: 1. Pour the water into the bottle. 2. Use a measuring cup or funnel to slowly pour the vegetable oil into the bottle […]
DIY: Google map envelopes Genius idea! Instead of sending out your snail mail in a boring old white envelope, print out the Google Map onto the envelope showing where it’s coming from and going to. http://www.craigsclassifieds.com/diy-google-map-envelopes/