Giftbags from newspapers

falling-in-love-tomorrow: DIY: gift bags from newspaper (or any other kind of paper I suppose) I am thrilled about this paper bag tutorial! I love gift bags! Another great idea for art class!

DIY pouch sewing tutorials

DIY pouch sewing tutorials: The clutch and zip pouches to organize and the flex frame because it's neat. Perfect for all those cuts of scrap fabric laying around!

DIY Macrame Bracelet

DIY Macrame Bracelet

DIY Macrame Bracelets with Charms and Sliding Square Knot Closure. Love these bracelets and have seen them for sale. Tutorial with links to supplies from Honestly…WTF here.


Mod Podge Tile Coasters - step by step tutorial with great photos showing hot to turn gift wrap and plain ceramic tiles into fun coasters with Mod Podge! Love the owl and matryoshka doll wrapping paper!

sewing tutorial for bowl covers

The Cottage Home: Color My Summer: Purple Potluck Bowl Covers {Tutorial} -- These would be fantastic in laminated cotton.perfect wedding gift along with new bowls

Make photo frames out of caps.

I honestly thought these were earings first. But it is a cool idea: A homey take on the traditional locket, bottle caps inset with small black-and-white pictures, above, can be used as thumbtacks or magnets. Magnet and Thumbtack How-To

Going to make this week...

"where's my kindle?" i asked, scanning the room.did you just say your kindle?" the husband teased me in mock irritation.

How to Make Tiny Polaroid Magnets

Mini-polaroid pictures as magnets! Perfect gift idea for my dad--he misses Polaroid cameras.

Wine Cork Trivet

Hot pot holder with wine corks - huh, a frame, a glue gun, and corks. i could totally do this. Perhaps after I make my wine cork board.

five pillow cases sewn together, insert pillows!

Make a body pillow/ sleeping bag with 5 pillow cases. Everyone has at least 5 pillow cases in their linen closet.

Fabric-covered cookie sheet makes an ingenious magnetic board!

Fabric-covered cookie sheet makes an ingenious magnetic board. - I've always just used patterned paper to cover cookie sheets, never thought of fabric.

outlet covers

Covered Light Switch & Outlet Plates use fabric or scrapbook paper. apply mod podge to the plate cover, then fabric/paper, the mod podge once more over fabric/paper. When dry, paint around the outer and inner edges and screw tops. mod podge one last fin