Crafts

Craft ideas and tutorials for home decor, gifts, parties, and more.

DIY Apothecary Jars

I love the look of apothecary jars.  They are so beautiful and can serve several display purposes.  You can use them for candy, holiday decorations, or even display your collections. They look pretty …

Recycled Book Page Flowers

I have done so many recycled book page projects including wreaths to magnets and other embellishments!  This one is one of my favorite.  I saw these paper flowers in a Better Homes and Gardens magazin…

Book Page Wreath

I’ve been looking for the perfect book page wreath to make because I have a damaged antique book with beautiful gold leafed pages.  The book is a book of poems by Keats, however it is falling apart an…

Crafting With Toilet Paper Rolls

Today, November 15th, is the 13th annual America Recycles Day! What better way to celebrate than to get some craft inspiration for recycling something EVERY American family has in their home? I have b…

Upcycled Gift Card Charms

Upcycled Gift Card Charms written by Michal Sparks     Being the Mom to a couple of teenagers our life could not move forward without ipods and itunes so as a result we have numerous itunes …

Glittered Pinecones

  My daughter likes to pick the pinecones off the ground when we go to the park.  We decided to collect and keep them this time around and get DIYInspired. We like to pick the “ugly” unwanted one…

Decorative Accent Pillow

Written by: Michal Sparks Here is an easy DIY decorative accent pillow idea that is great for decorating or giving as a gift. I thought I would share how to use the iron on adhesive that makes your pr…

DIY Candle Holder

DIY Candle Holder DIY Candle Holder Making this wooden votive tea light candle holder is quite simple, inexpensive, and makes a great gift (I should know; my brother made this one for me!).  I use it …

Learn to Decoupage

Learn to Decoupage With these Tips and Materials List Decoupage is a simple and easy to learn DIY craft project. Decoupage is the creative way of decorating any item or piece of furniture or even a bl…

Accordion Flowers How To

Accordion Flowers How To Accordion flowers are a very inexpensive do it yourself party decoration that adds a little whimsy to your theme and decor.  Perfect for a spring, summer, or garden tea party,…

Clever Coat Hangers

Clever Coat Hangers One of the best parts of blogging, is visiting other  blogs and being a part of the blogging community.  There are so many interesting and unique projects and not to mention, creat…

Fourth of July Craft Ideas

Fourth of July Craft Ideas The fourth is in a couple days! It’s a time when we celebrate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence declaring our independence from Great Britain. As Americans we …

How to make an Envelope Pillow

How to Make an Envelope Pillow Making your own personalized pillows cost literally a quarter of what decorative throw pillows cost you at retail department store prices. This is what I love about this…