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Ceramic plates are beautiful decoration on the walls. Plates are available in a variety of colors and sizes. But as time goes by, the color or design fades. Sometimes there are accidental chips. Or you might just get bored seeing the same thing again and again. Decoupage gives you an opportunity to transform your old ceramic plate to a stunning new design. Ceramic plate decoupage is fast, easy and relatively inexpensive. Plus the change in design can happen as frequently as you want. 1. Decoupage Plate Add a little color and whimsy to your dinnerware! These fun and colorful decoupage plates are...

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If heading to the zoo to experience wildlife firsthand isn’t always an option for you and your little animal-lovers, a critter-themed crafting session might be the next best thing. A homemade menagerie of creatures is wonderful as DIY decor for a playroom, or can be unique toys that’ll keep kids occupied from creation to (inevitable) destruction. So, set your future veterinarians and biologists to work creating their favorite animals out of cardboard, paper, and washable paint with any one of these fantastic ideas.  1. Hand Print Flamingo Art Especially perfect for those little ones who like to work on their...

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If your a plant parent in search of a stylish way to display your plant babies, look no further. This easy, yet stylish boho plant hanger is the perfect way to show off your green-leaved friends. With very few supplies and little effort, you can make this pretty plant hanger in under an hour. What You'll Need Equipment / Tools Scissors Materials Unfinished wood disk 5 Strands of cotton cording 2 Embroidery thread skeins 2 to 3 Potted plants Instructions   1. Gather Your Supplies Collect everything you'll need for this project before beginning. The beauty of the wooden disc...

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It’s fabric paper mache! Use up those leftover fabric scraps for cute housewares that are also totally functional.   What I love most about these DIY fabric bowls is that they’re so easy to make, but also look pretty unique, if I do say so myself. When you look at them, they seem like they’d be soft to the touch (especially the ones with visible fabric layers. But they’re actually hard to the touch and function great at bowls for office supplies, jewelry, makeup, etc. Basically anything that’s not food-related is fair game with these. So, today I’m sharing the tutorial for...

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I’ve been thinking about little gift ideas lately that would be useful (and cute) for anyone, but especially moms since Mother’s Day is right around the corner. And immediately these little pouches popped in my head. They’re a super easy sewing DIY that can be used for makeup, cash, business cards, etc – throw them in your purse when you’re out and about or your carryon when you’re traveling. You can use these little guys for almost anything and they’re super durable too. Click through for all 3 ways to make a leather pouch in under 30 minutes.   Materials for...

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