Make custom dish towels by adding designs with fabric paint and rubber stamps.
Let your friends know your new address with a quirky postcard featuring Santa and his GPS.
Create your own custom canvas photo art with the easy JetMaster framing system.
See how to recycle an empty cupholder-style gum bottle into a craft organizer
Make your own wedding invitations with a design that’s easy, affordable, and elegant!
Save money and have fun by using Sugru, a silicone putty, to make repairs and add comfort to your tools.
Use our free wedding program template to create your programs, then decorate them to match your style with a simple punch and decorative paper.
Use our free downloadable template to make Princess Peach castle party invitations.
Cut leftover paint chips into geometric shapes and use them to create colorful and creative greeting cards.
Save plastic from the landfill by using old shopping bags to create fused plastic linings for reusable sandwich wrappers. Then personalize them with cute phrases!
Turn simple frames into an elegant candle-lit luminaria centerpiece for your wedding, and personalize it with the bride and groom’s name and photo.
Make a lighted tracing box out of a shadow box frame and a string of leftover Christmas lights.
Use decorative paper or card stock and our easy template to make your own CD or DVD holders.
Decorate an ordinary gift with giant letters spelling the recipient’s name. This is a great idea for gifts for young kids who are just learning to recognize their own name, and will love it!
Recycle the Christmas cards you receive using these 10 different ideas. Learn how to make scrapbooks and bookmarks and get ideas for donating them.
Learn to make your own bows out of ribbon. This simple technique works great for gift wrap, baskets, and decorations for Christmas or any other occasion.
Pull items from nature to help you create a lovely centerpiece for fall or winter. It’s so easy and inexpensive, and can be adapted to whatever you’ve got on hand.
Use our template to print your own customized Christmas gift labels using basic mailing labels.
Learn to make your own custom notepads out of any paper and a special type of glue.
Get some tips for hosting a rummage or garage sale to raise money for a cause.
Learn a simple and easy way to remove permanent marker from a dry erase board and save it from the trash.
Learn to sew easy and useful handmade burp cloths. Made of soft and gentle micro-fleece, these become indispensable to parents and make great shower gifts.
Make your own finger paints out of gelatin. These paints give a textured effect that you don’t get from finger paints you buy yourself. They are also completely non-toxic.
Use ordinary pipe cleaners to make bubble wands that work better and are easier to hold.
Learn how to use simple ties to attach your portable DVD holder to the headrest. As easy to set up as it is to remove, and adjustable to almost any car, this solution is also really inexpensive!
Follow our simple sewing instructions to learn how to make a custom, ribbon-embellished blanket for your child. They make great baby shower gifts, too!
Dress up boring, old, and damaged tables by topping them with colorful contact paper. Available in a variety of designs, it’s easy to apply and can be later removed. This will really perk up your craft space!
Recycle dryer lint, egg cartons, and old crayons into homemade fire starters for the campfire or grill.
Use decorative papers, ribbons, and embellishments to make your own fancy wrapped soaps at home. Even the most ordinary bar soap will be fit for a king when wrapped with a lovely paper!
Recycle your old and broken crayons into new rainbow striped crayons by melting them down and using silicone ice cube trays as molds. The result is even better than the original!
Save hundreds of dollars by making your own wedding veil, using our easy instructions.
Make a yummy and easy no-knead bread with just three ingredients! A dead ringer for Tastefully Simple’s ”Bountiful Beer Bread”, this is also customizable with your favorite flavors or additions.
Learn to sharpen your kitchen knives yourself at home, inexpensively and easily.
Learn to tie colorful ribbons onto elastic hair ties to make wonderful custom hair accessories that your little princess will love.
Learn how to create your own custom shredded paper to fill any basket. This is an especially nice alternative to cheap plastic Easter basket grass!
Learn to sew several beach towels together in a pattern to create a giant beach blanket that is actually big enough for a picnic or play area.