How I love making butterflies. It’s just so relaxing, outside sitting under a tree. Crochet butterflies can be used to embellish hats, clothes and much more. And you will be getting a lot of compliments on these butterflies, trust me. Materials needed: worsted weight yarn, scraps will work great US H8/5 mm crochet hook, or another comfortable sized hook tapestry needle, scissors.
Do you want to get your pet a stylish collar? Maybe you don’t like the ones at the stores? Look no more! Today, I’ll be sharing with you all a pet collar DIY. It’s time to be creative and make some cool and adjustable collars for your pets. Materials needed: a rectangle of fabric that is 4’’ x (comfortable neck measurement) + 5’’ a 1’’ d-ring 2’’ of hook and loop tape (velcro)
Palm leaves are so beautiful and add warmth to a home. The good thing about paper leaves is that they require no maintenance. Sounds good to me! They can also be used as decoration for parties and photo booths. Materials needed: Scrapbook Paper – I suggest using paper that is either colored or printed on both sides. Scissors Hot Glue Our Paper Palm Leaf Template OPTIONAL: Paper Scorer – This thing is the BOMB! I got this a couple of years ago and love using it for card making and scoring...
Felt Ball Coasters are so cute and add colors to the interior of a home. This DIY can be done by all members of the family. Maybe a day with the family making some coasters? Sounds cool? It’s summer, time to get together and have some fun! Materials needed: 1 cm wool felt balls (90-100 per coaster depending on the size) cork coasters E600 glue
Do you have any upcoming birthdays? Or maybe you want to decorate your kids’ rooms? Or your room? Wall letters are perfect for all of that. You can make wall letters of different colors and textures. So much fun. Materials needed: – tissue paper – glue stick – cardboard – scissors – silk flowers (optional)
Dreamcatchers are super easy to make. You can use them as key holders, to decorate your house and much more. Friends, today I’ll be sharing with you all this simple DIY. This floral dreamcatcher takes less than 30 minutes to make. Materials needed: Medium weight 4 yarn in desired colors (I used Caron Simply Soft in ‘Soft Pink’, ‘White’, and ‘Soft Green’) Note: You may also use light weight (3) yarn, or experiment with other yarns too! 6.00mm crochet hook Scissors Craft beads(for tassels) Optiona...
These bluebirds add warmth and colors to the interior of a home. Chirp, chirp, chirp they go! Just kidding! The bluebirds are made with a unique technique that is so fun to explore. Trust me, once you get the technique you won’t be able to stop. Materials needed: Scissors Low Temperature Hot Glue Gun Needle Nose Pliers Felting Needle Needle Felting Foam Pad Small Paintbrush Wool/Wool Blend Felt (grey, blue) Roving Felt (light blue, dark blue) 1.5″ Foam Ball 1″ Foam Ball 2 Black Push Pins Gre...
This DIY is easy and fun for all members of the family. It’s also budget friendly as all materials required can be found at home. It’s summer, friends! Let’s all add some colors and beauty to our homes. Shall we begin? Materials required: Round coffee filters Water-based markers Water Paintbrush Scissors Glue Paper straws
Pot holders come in handy in most households. They are colorful and add to the interior of one’s kitchen. I love making them as gifts for my friends and family. This DIY is beginner friendly and is super fun. Materials needed: Sewing Machine Scissors Iron and ironing board (2) squares of 9″x9″ fabric (1) rectangle of 5″x2″ fabric (2) squares of 9″x9″ insulated, heat resistant batting
Kids of all ages love slime. Some adults love slime too, I think it helps calm down one’s nerves.They come in different colors, textures and scents. The process of making them is just so interesting. Today, I’ll be sharing a simple tutorial on how to make saline solution slime. Materials needed: 1/2 cup Clear or White PVA School Glue 1 tablespoon Saline Solution (must contain boric acid and sodium borate). Good brands include Target Up and Up as well as Equate brand! 1/2 cup of Water 1/4-1/2 tsp Bak...
It can be frustrating when cords get tangled. We have all been there! Are you tired of the mess tangled cords create? I got you, DIY cord keepers to the rescue. They help organize cords and prevent tangling. DIY cord keepers are very easy and fun to make. Materials needed: Scrap fabric measuring at least 6”x6” Lightweight fusible interfacing Small round or square Velcro Sewing machine Matching thread Fabric marking pen Sewing pins Turning tool Scissors Cutting mat and ruler
Sweeper mops are very easy and comfortable to use but finding mop covers for them can be difficult sometimes. The covers are either too big or small. You might not even be able to get the patterns you like. These diy covers can be washed and are reusable. Materials needed: - 130 yards of worsted cotton yarn - 4mm crochet hook - Scissors - Tapestry needle to sew/weave in ends - Stitch markers (optional, they can come in handy to keep rows even)
Now the kids are on summer holiday, so sometimes they go on picnics, swimming and to the beach. Recently we had an issue because they mixed up some of their items and it wasn’t funny. I made some drawstring backpacks for them and that seems to have done the trick. Materials needed: ½ yard of main fabric a fat quarter of accent fabric 1 yard of lining fabric ⅓ yard/meter of fusible fleece (45"/120cm bolt width) - or a yard if you use 20"/50cm bolt width (for outer, tabs, and handle) two...
Macrame rope bags are so trendy. Recently I’ve been seeing a couple of them at Zara but the prices where a bit pricey. As a lover of macrame, I just had to make my rope bag myself and I’ve been getting a lot of compliments on it. Materials needed: String Scissors 2 gold jump rings Needle Thread
Crochet facial rounds can be used to remove makeup, apply toner and clean our faces. They are super soft and are not harmful to the environment. Crochet facial rounds can be washed and reused. So friends, let’s make 100% cotton crochet facial rounds. Shall we? Materials needed: -Size J (6mm) crochet hook -Sugar N Cream yarn or Medium 4 Weight Cotton Yarn in 2 colors (main color: 7 g border color: 3 g) -Darning needle -Stitch marker -Scissors