Thursday, 21 May 2015

Custom Pillow Inserts

These instructions will help you make a pillow from scratch in any shape or size you could imagine...because you are not constrained by the regular pillow form sizes available in shops.

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Little Gnomes Softies

This DIY may be a bit Christmassy for May (!), but I had to post this gnome tutorial anyway...I can't resist cuteness :)
And the lack of added face detail and body shaping means you can whip up a few of these in no time!

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

Minimalist Soap Holder

Even if you've never built anything using wood before, this soap dish is so easy for anyone to make; no power tools are needed, and you only need glue to attach the pieces together!
Click here for the tutorial.

Monday, 18 May 2015

Starburst Wall Decor

Fun wall sculptures made of foam balls and skewers - find the DIY instructions here.

Friday, 15 May 2015

Woven Raffia Baskets

With a whole lot of raffia wrapping and coiling, you too can make your own neat storage baskets...
Click here for the instructions.

Wednesday, 13 May 2015

Upcycled Fabric Pouf

This comfy be-tasselled pouf has actually been made out of old placemats, buts obviously you could use any sturdy fabric you like! Click here for the DIY,

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Monday, 11 May 2015

Homemade Pretzel Pillow

Novelty is a great thing when done right...and I think this pretzel pillow hits the mark!
Click here for the fun DIY.

Friday, 8 May 2015

Fern Resin Tray

I always appreciate crafting with ferns :)
Click here if you'd like to learn how to embed pressed plants into clear resin to create decorative trays like those shown above.

Thursday, 7 May 2015

Grocery Bag Gift Wrap

These beautiful flowers are made using paper bags, a bit of paint, and some creativity! 
The photo tutorial for the flowers makes it look like an achievable thing for even mere mortals to manage (which is always good), plus it's a neat way to recycle :)

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Knitted Bear Coasters

Both cute and hilarious, these mini bear rugs will brighten up your morning coffee!

DIY Wall Art Roundup

Source: GardenBluesPhotography.
For pages of craft tutorials focussed on decorating your walls at home - from stenciling to canvas artwork - please click here for lots of inspiration and ideas.

Tuesday, 5 May 2015

Window Frame Poster

Attaching a poster of an outdoor scene onto the back of an old/weathered window frame looks wonderful don't you think?
Click here for the tutorial.

Monday, 4 May 2015

Stuffed Toy Pull-Along

I love this adorable idea for turning a 4-legged stuffed toy into a pull-along toy!

Friday, 1 May 2015

Fold-Up Picnic Board

This DIY is a simple construction and would be so handy at a picnic where you can't find a good stable surface to rest your drinks glasses on.

Thursday, 30 April 2015

Cute Sitting Planter

Simply add a few bits of clay and some paint to a flowerpot and you've got yourself a sweet little windowsill-friend :)
Go here for the DIY.

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Jacare Tassel Pillow

This method of sewing circle ruffles in lines on a pillow is different to what I have seen before, and it looks really stylish. I think graduated colour shades would look particularly awesome; starting with a dark shade for the top line and using a lighter shade on each line underneath :)

Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Framed Leaf Art

Displaying a palm leaf in a clear Plexiglass frame gives it an attractive minimalist quality.
Click here for the full tutorial.

Monday, 27 April 2015

3D Feather Art

Attractive minimalist art made with simple techniques - Click here for the instructions.
Clean lines and bold colours are always a good mix! 

Friday, 24 April 2015

Pom-Pom Wall Hanging

The beautiful and subtle colour shades used in this yarn wall hanging are what make it really stand out for me. Go here for find out how to create this pom-pom delight :)