Category Archives: DIY + CRAFTS

DIY & CRAFTS: HAND MADE MAXI BAG

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This bag is an easy & fun DIY project! You can use real leather or imitation leather and you can find full instructions here. This website is in French but you can use the Google translator to translate the text to English.

DIY PROJECT: OLD CHAIR MAKE-OVER

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I love the make-over of this pair of old chairs! The original blue paint at the end of the legs was grinded away and left bare. The rest of the chairs were then painted in a beautiful matt black color. You can find old/vintage chairs in thrift stores or on sites such as Craigslist (US) and Marktplaats (Netherlands). I believe that the chairs used in this project are Thonet chairs.

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Credits & source: images from Skonahem | via Poppytalk.

FUN FREE PRINTABLE GIFT TAGS

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These lovely gift tags are created by Jessica of Coco and Mingo and you can download them for free here on Verily.

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DIY PROJECT: ILLUSTRATED BIRCH CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS

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Another fun and easy diy christmas project to do with kids are these beautiful illustrated birch christmas ornaments made by Rachel from Love from Ginger. You can find instructions and a the free downloadable illustration here. Aren’t they cute?!

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DIY PROJECT: SCANDINAVIAN STYLE CHRISTMAS TREE

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This diy christmas tree that I found on Apartment34 is a great project for the holidays! The Scandinavian style birch branch Christmas tree is especially suitable for small spaces. You can find full instructions here. Happy crafting!

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FALL INSPIRED DIY PROJECTS

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The streets are filled with fallen leaves, as well is our garden. My four year old son loves to collect beautiful leaves in all shapes and colors. I searched online to find the best diy projects that you can do with leaves. And I like to share these with you today. I have also included some other fun fall inspired projects. If there are instructions you can find them by following the links mentioned in the source & credit section at the end of this post.

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HALLOWEEN PINEAPPLE CARVING

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Halloween is around the corner and I think a carved pineapple is a fun change (or addition) to the traditional pumpkin carving!