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How to make drawer organizers using empty cereal and food boxes

Making your own drawer organizers is very easy to do using empty food boxes that originally packaged cereal, crackers, and cookies. In this tutorial you will learn how to be resourceful in using recycled materials such as the empty boxes combined with wall paper scraps. The wall paper makes the... More

How to make a Fourth of July window greeting card using rub-ons

Fourth of July is a holiday that Americans look forward to celebrating. Many parties and smaller get-togethers require a little bit of preplanning. This 4TH of July card is perfect for the occasion. The colors alone are very festive. What makes this card exciting is the clear window front that... More

How to join yarn and change colors in knitting

Using different colored yarn to produce a pattern As knitters become more proficient in their craft they try more complex patterns which may involve using yarns of different colors. It is important to know how to join the different yarns properly. Some different types of knitting that use more... More

How to make a paper-cutting

The art of paper-cutting (or scherenschnitte), is a fascinating and rewarding paper-craft, most often recognized as a bold black cut-out, set against a white background. Sometimes they can also be the negative image, in its white form, set against a black background. Both look right, so it's a... More

How to Make a Fleece Scarf

Create an easy fleece scarf Fleece is warm and colorful and it keeps out the cold. That makes it perfect for winter weather gear. Even if you flubbed 6th grade sewing class, and would prefer not to sew at all, you can create a no sew fleece scarf. The good thing about that is you can leave your... More

How to dress like a zombie for Halloween

Getting inside the mind of a zombie It's not easy being one of the undead. You walk funny. You lose your ability to speak. You wander the earth at night seeking the human flesh you crave. Your only desires revolve around these strange habits, so living beings run away in fear when you come... More

How to make a dried corn garland

Celebrate the season Dried corn garland can take one from Halloween all the way to Thanksgiving. It can be used indoors or outdoors. It is one of those back to nature crafts that celebrates the harvest. If used outdoors the birds and squirrels may shorten the life time of the garland, so make a... More

How to make violet flowers with quilling papers

Once you've learnt the basic shapes from the ancient art of quilling, you will be able to create new and interesting designs of your own. As olde-worlde the art of Quilling is, so too is the violet. The top four violet-colored petals are made of "teardrop" shapes. Underneath is a larger... More

How to build a small spice rack

Do-it-yourself spice rack Spice racks are handy kitchen accessories that make storing and arranging of spice containers neat and easily accessible . It is very easy to make you own spice rack from scratch, especially for those who enjoy some fun carpentry time, and it can also be dismantled with... More

How to find discount craft supplies

Spend less, craft more With so many great craft projects to be made and new ideas arising all the time, the cost of supplies can add up quickly. Knowing how to save money on card stock, fabric, beads, and everything else means more crafting possibilities. [donate]Instructions Step 1 Where... More