Christmas in July, celebrations happen throughout the world. July in Australia, is one of their colder months, their mountains are covered in snow, and their ski resorts are in full bloom. A perfect time to celebrate Christmas festivities! Did you know the World Santa Claus Congress meets annually every July in Copenhagen? Fun! In the […]
DIY Décor, Home Decorating Ideas and Tips
There’s no better way to put your unique touch on your home than through DIY décor. Browse our gallery of crafts for home décor and home decorating ideas to find the perfect project for your home and personal style. Click on any project image for detailed instructions.
I have to admit that this wasn’t my original idea- I saw a project on Martha Stewart’s blog that used butterfly punch cut-outs on a purchased paper lantern and I thought it was super cute. I was tickled, too, because ConsumerCrafts.com sells these fabulous battery-operated paper lanterns for cheap- only $6.00 for a set of […]
Don’t you just love yourself some friendly competition? I love it so much I am participating in the Dad and Grad’s picture frame competition here at Crafts Unleashed, without any idea of the rules. Rules, schmules, really I was just excited to make my father a picture frame for Father’s Day. At first, I couldn’t […]
Father’s Day is always such a great way to show Dad how much you care. Each year I try to make my husband a handmade gift and very personal. I decided this year to create a special photo frame that he can set on his desk. I created the whole concept around the title on […]
For this project I wanted to use Precious Stone as a material to cast my children’s hand prints, and then have fun painting them. MATERIALS: Plain wooden block (scrap from hardware store). Old cardboard box. Precious Stone powder mix. Water. Children’s little hands. Hobby knife. Gesso Spray. Acrylic Paints. STEPS: Get a plain wooden block […]
Remember a couple of days ago when I made those fun Buggy Mod Podge Bottle Caps? Today I created a chalk board for Mother’s Day using those little creatures and the flower. When is Mother’s Day 2010? Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 9th 2010. Lucky for you, you still have plenty of time to make […]