I’ve been trying to find inspiration for home decor that is handmade and not too expensive. When I first saw these lace doily ball lamps, I knew I had to make one. They’d make the perfect accent for any room (except the man cave). Materials: LED light strand Ribbon Doilies (I used 11 8-inch ones […]
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Hello again, Crafts Unleashed readers! Lindsay here, and I have a Halloween project for you. I know it seems early to be thinking about the holiday, but you have to plan ahead to make sure you have everything you need in time. Plus, this would be a good one to practice ahead of time to […]
Every year towards the end of August I start getting really excited about fall and Halloween. I’ve been holding off putting my decor up but this past weekend I started looking through my boxes and I think it’s time to change things up a bit. Does your style preference change over the years? I seem […]
Making soap can be a hot, involved and even dangerous craft. Try working with lye and bubbling cauldrons of the white stuff and you’ll be running to the nearest Target for some bars of Ivory. However, handcrafted soap is a different story utterly and completely. You can craft soaps into various shapes with multiple “add-ons” […]
I am really into the bohemian hippie look right now. Flowers and lace look so romantic together. It’s this combination that inspired me to make a floral appliqué belt. Here’s what you’ll need to make your own handmade belt: • Sheer organza ribbon (2.5″, in ivory) • Navy grossgrain ribbon (5/8″) • 3 packs of satin […]
I adore burlap and lace together, I think the combo is absolutely beautiful. Pre-pinterest days I would have never thought to use them together for my Fall wedding and now I see burlap incorporated into wedding decor a lot. While I don’t have a wedding to plan, I do enjoy using burlap during the Fall […]