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How Much Chunky Yarn Do I Need for a Blanket? Jul 16, 2019

Learn how to measure and purchase bulky yarn with confidence.

How to Make a Summer-Ready Tropical Wreath Jun 27, 2019

Bring all the highlights of a tropical getaway to your front porch with this sun-sational, beachy door decor. This paradise-inspir …

Easily Craft This Americana-Inspired Farmhouse Wreath Jun 25, 2019

Skip the store-bought decorations this Independence Day and craft this easy, breezy Americana-inspired wreath instead.

3 Ways to Upgrade a Plain Lampshade Jun 25, 2019

We share three ways to give a plain lampshade a high-end look with a few simple materials.

8 Jaw-Droppingly Easy Shark Fin Decorations Jul 9, 2019

Turn your entire summer into a shark-themed bash with these fin-tastically creative crafts.

How to Build a Perfectly Portable Lemonade Stand Jul 9, 2019

When life gives you lemons, make…a lemonade stand.

Science for Kids: 2 Ways to Make a Cloud in a Jar Jun 13, 2019

Amaze your kids while teaching them how clouds form in the atmosphere with this easy experiment.

How to Make Your Own Scratch Art May 28, 2019

Scratch art is guaranteed to entertain the kids for hours at summer camp or during a lazy crafternoon. See how easy it is to make …

Make Delicious S'mores With a DIY Solar Oven Jun 13, 2019

Learn how to harness the energy of the sun to make ooey-gooey s'mores. Kids will love this fun (and tasty) science experiment.

Craft a Breezy Coastal Wreath May 21, 2019

Bring the serene seaside to your front door with this easy-to-make, nautical-inspired wreath. Jute rope and seashells combine for …

Craft a Leather Tassel That (Surprise!) Can Charge Your Phone May 21, 2019

Never be without a charging cord again with this totally on-trend accessory that easily clips onto your briefcase, purse or keyrin …

How to Make a Magnetic Wall Map May 20, 2019

Chart your travel adventures or highlight your family's ancestry with this easy-to-craft wall map.

Easy-to-Make Zesty Lemon Wreath May 16, 2019

Add a little zest to your front door this summer with a vibrant, citrusy wreath. Because when life gives you lemons, craft them in …

Kid-Friendly Craft Project: Tissue Paper Transfer Art May 15, 2019

Kids of all ages will enjoy creating mesmerizing works of art as they experiment with this unique "bleeding" tissue paper.

Stencil Your Way to a Stunning Cement Tile Tray May 14, 2019

Beautiful and timelssly on-trend, cement tile adds a big punch of color and pattern to any room — but it's pricey ... and heavy. G …

Kid-Friendly Craft Project: Salad Spinner Art May 28, 2019

Get crafty with paint and a salad spinner and make colorful works of art with your little ones. Spin art is perhaps the most fun, …

Creative Genius: Stephanie Rohr, Author of Feminist Cross-Stitch May 2, 2019

Meet the feminist crafter herself and show off your skills with free downloadable patterns.

Free Subversive Cross Stitch Pattern: I Put the Mess in Domestic May 2, 2019

You've got better things to do than clean, so stop making excuses. Download this free pattern, spend some therapeutic time stitchi …

Free Downloadable Cross Stitch Pattern: Righty Tighty, Lefty Loosey May 2, 2019

Do you say this to yourself every time you use a wrench or turn on the garden hose? You're not alone. Download this pattern, spend …

Free Cross Stitch Pattern: Measure Once, Cut Twice May 2, 2019

This famous saying can be applied to many aspects of life. Use needle and embroidery floss to create a constant reminder that doub …

Funny + Free Cross Stitch Pattern for Pet Lovers May 2, 2019

Pets are often the most important "people" in our lives. Download this free pattern, curl up on the couch with your loved ones and …

Free Subversive Cross Stitch Pattern: Be Nice or Leave May 2, 2019

Don't put up with bad karma in your house. Download this free pattern, stitch the message and tell the meanies and grumps where to …

Free Subversive Cross Stitch Pattern: Sew What? May 2, 2019

Are you a seamstress with a bit of an attitude? Download this free pattern, spend some therapeutic time stitching it together, han …

DIY Dog Silhouette Wall Art May 2, 2019

Calling all dog moms and dads! Easily turn pics of your pups into eye-catching art that you or any pet-lover on your gift list wil …

How to Start Using Your Sewing Machine Jun 13, 2019

Get to know your sewing machine so you can prep it before your next sewing project. Every machine is different, so it's important …

How to Frame a Favorite Family Recipe Apr 30, 2019

In just a few steps, turn a treasured family recipe into DIY decor for your kitchen or a sweet handmade gift for mom.

How to Grow Glittering Crystal Geodes in Eggshells Jun 13, 2019

Part craft project and part science experiment, this hands-on crystal-growing activity will fascinate your kids.

Kid-Friendly Craft Project: How to Make Bubble Art May 28, 2019

Bubble art is a great craft project for kids of all ages, but it's especially ideal for the 3- to 6-year-old crowd who just can’t …

How to Sew an Eye Pillow Jun 13, 2019

Fill an eye pillow with flaxseed scented with lavender essential oil and gift to a loved one or enjoy a spa day at home.

5 Must-Have Sewing Skills Apr 26, 2019

We show you the easy way to tackle sewing basics, from hemming jeans to sewing on a button.