How to Make Jewelry From Flattened Pennies

This post has been a long time coming. At this point, I can't even recall what inspired me to smash pennies and turn them into jewelry, but something did and here we are. I will walk you through the interesting, not entirely legal process I used. Please note that in no way am I encouraging anyone to … [Read more...]

Over 75 DIY Handmade Father’s Day Gift Tutorials

Mother's Day has come and gone, and Father's Day will be here in a heartbeat. Nothing is so cherished as a handmade gift, so we have gathered over 75 handmade gift ideas for Dad's special day. The majority of these projects can be made for less than $10! Enjoy. STITCH A CARD FOR … [Read more...]

Upcycle Coffee Sleeves into Gorgeous Jewelry

Today I am sharing with you this great coffee sleeve upcycle. With the amount of coffee I drink, the sleeves were starting to pile up. I saved them, knowing one day, inspiration would strike and I would repurpose them. The idea to create jewelry from them came to me over the weekend as I was sorting … [Read more...]

60 Ways to Upcycle Jeans

Upcycled Denim Eggs Easy Water-Resistant Upcycled Jeans Picnic Blanket - a Houseful of Handmade Stylish Copper and Denim Craft Caddy Upcycled Monogrammed Denim Gift Tag - Pillar Box Blue Old Jeans Necklace Repurposing an old pair of … [Read more...]

100 Mason Jar Projects to Make

The creative mason jar projects keep rolling in, so we have updated our orignal round-up of jar crafts to include our new favorites. Enjoy!!   Mason Jar DIY Herb Garden Easy Mason Jar Solar Lights Back to School Striped Mason Jars Holiday … [Read more...]

Over 50 Things to Make Using Upcycled Dishes

Are you purging your belongings in the spirit of spring cleaning, or decluttering in general? Well, don't throw those old mismatched, outdated dishes in the "donate pile just yet! Plates, cups, bowls and pans of all sorts can be repurposed into one-of-a-kind DIY home decor pieces that you can … [Read more...]

DIY Repurposed Shelf to Jewelry Display

I don't know what your earring situation is like, but mine was pretty sad until I took action. Today, I am sharing how I turned a piece of metal shelving from Habitat Restore into a cool earring display, with a little spray paint and some reclaimed wood. Here is the wire shelving section I used. … [Read more...]

35 DIY 2×4 Project Tutorials

A lot more can be done with a 2x4 than you probably think! Today we have collected our 35 favorite 2x4 projects to share with you, each complete with a DIY tutorial. You will see everything from mixed media art, to picture displays, furniture and more. We hope you enjoy, and find inspiration to raid … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Graphic Christmas Ornaments

  This post is brought to you by Plaid and Blueprint Social. All opinions are my own. It is the most wonderful time of the year, and that means hands everywhere are covered in glitter and Mod Podge. Mine are no different. Yours shouldn't be either. I am here to help you out with that by … [Read more...]

Make Easy Earrings From Upcycled Fabric

Not only are these earrings easy to make and cute, they are upcycled from some super meaningful fabric.  I created them from one of my beloved grandpa's many handkerchiefs, soon after his passing. Whipping the cloth out of his pocket, he gently wiped away the tears from his loved ones eyes, and … [Read more...]