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DIY Shabby-vintage crown shape planter from a tin can

This time try to make something beautiful out of metal trash! This pretty and frugal vintage-shabby style crown flower pot  was made  with simple tin cans, air drying clay and acrylic paint! This beautiful crown flower pot will look gorgeous in every color and size, and (accompanied with a beautiful flower arrangement) it can be a great festive centerpiece at your upcoming Shabby-, or vintage style (wedding) party!  ( Or you can decorate your home at spring frugally with these eye-catching crown pots! ) You can put them outside as gorgeous garden decors, even you can make beautiful royal garden candles with them!
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Wire angels - Christmas ornaments with wires
This cute and easy  wire angel Christmas ornament is not just only a perfect decor in your rusctic / vintage style christmas tree but it's also super easy to make! ( Even if your are not the craftiest person in the word!) You can make these wire angel ornaments from any type of wire (copper , aluminium or pipe cleaners ..) even the sturdier threads will work well with this brilliant angel making technique! If you love upcycling you can use old electrical cables as well! (This way you can make colored wire angels!) . . .
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DIY Christmas bulb advent calendar
This DIY christmas bulb advent calendar is super easy to make, especially if you have a craft cutting machine. You can make it from christmas wrapping papers , from an old book, or from colorful magazines. . . .
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Sleepy paper elfs
With this nice craft tutorial (and its free printable template) you can create these cute sleepy paper elfs. It's a cute addition to a christmas tree or you can decorate your christmas gifts with them. . . .
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Snuggles the amigurumi penguin - free crochet pattern
Who can resist Snuggles the penguin with his sweet face all bundled up in his removable scarf? Crochet your very own and he’ll make a great friend every season of the year! Snuggles the amigurumi penguin is all ready for his snowball fight! If you are making this cute crochet penguin as a gift, try making a matching knotted headband with the left-over yarn from the scarf! (In this nice craft blog you will find the free crochet pattern of both the amigurumi penguin and the headband! ) . . .
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DIY Scrap fabric Christmas tree - Christmas decor
We have an extra special Christmas craft project to share with you today: a scrap fabric Christmas tree! Isn’t it darling? Would you believe that this DIY Scrap fabric Christmas tree is simply made from fabric and styrofoam balls? This DIY Scrap fabric Christmas tree is a super easy fabric craft project, just a little time consuming!  Ready to see how it came together?  Click on the button below , read the tutorial and learn how to make this gorgeous DIY Scrap fabric Christmas tree from scrap fabrics (or old, unused clothes) in minutes! Lets upcycle some textile! . . .
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Srawberry Santas - Christmas fruit appetizer
Christmas is quickly approaching and we bet  you have been spending a lot of time prepping food, decorations, and crafts for the holiday! Today they will show you how to make these super adorable  and easy to make strawberry Santas. You only need 3 very easy to find ingredients to assemble these strawberry Santas. No cooking, baking, or strenuous activity involved! These fruity desserts tastes delicious because they have a creamy vanilla center. Vanilla and strawberries? Yes please! You’re going to love learning how to make strawberry santas for Christmas! . . .
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DIY EasyfFelt Christmas tree ornaments ( bear, reindeer & Santa )
These cute little felt & paper Christmas tree ornaments are so easy to make, you could whip out a bunch of them as Christmas gifts or to decorate your country style Christmas tree in an afternoon! This cute little felt Christmas tree ornament can be a great Christmas craft at home with the kids or at the classroom as well! To download the felt Santa, reindeer and bear ornament's free printable pattern please choose the "ORIGINAL LINK" button below and then click on the  ">> Vorlage Nr. 24 " link on the external site! . . .
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Crocheted amigurumi Rudolph reindeers
Christmas is almost here! This year make a little Rudolph amigurumi reindeer! You can hang it on your tree, use it as a decoration or use it as a gift topper!  I really loved making this cute little fella, the pattern is really easy and you will have a bunch of these ready in no time! . . .
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DIY light bulb snowmen Christmas tree ornament - recycling
Light bulb snowmen is an adorable way to upcycle a burnt-out light bulb! ThisChristmas decor project is not just only a great way to upcycle some old light bulbs but it's also a perfect winter craft for the smallest crafty hands, because it's super easy to make! You can add a little scarft to you lightbulb snowmen with a small piece of scrap fabric, or make some cute yarn hats >> with this << nice craft tutorial. Of course you can make other (winter) figures from light bulbs: it can be a perfect penguin, rudolph's head or a chubby santa face! . . .
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Crochet snowflakes - with patterns
There are so many pretty crocheted snowflake patterns here (40+), I’m not sure where to start! With a little help of fabric stiffener you can hang them on your christmas tree, or  make  some beautiful jewelries ( medals, earrings or bracelets ) out of it. . . .
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Adorable fabric no-sew snowman from a cardboard box
If you love recycling and easy Christmas crafts you will love this brillliant craft idea! This super cute snowman was made from a simple cardboard box piece (a fabric bolt) and leftover fabrics. Any non-fraying fabrics will work well with this adorable snowman decor (felt,fleece,t-shirt cottons), and the best is: no sewing involved! You can make this adorable snowman Christmas decor even if you can't sew (or if you haven't got sewing machine ). With this nice canvas technique you can make other Chrismas characters such as a Santa or reindeers it willl look gorgeous and fun in any form, and you can upcycle some paper trash with it too, wich is also a very nice thing! . . .
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DIY Bird memory Christmas tree ornament
To us, Christmas is a time of reflecting on the past and making family traditions. This DIY Bird memory Christmas tree ornament is a fabulous way to remember a loved one and create gorgeous decorations at the same time. This Christmas,  sew one of these little fabric bird Christmas tree ornaments for everyone in your family. Of course you don't have to sew birds, you can make whatever you like ! (A heart, a cat, a car, or even just a circle.)  What a lovely way to preserve precious clothes! Isn't it? . . .
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DIY Origami starburst wreath - easy frugal fall decor
Do you like to decorate your home for each season frugally? We enjoy making frugal, super easy but still  gorgeous paper fall/autumn decorations, but what we really love is involving kids in the decorating process. Kid-made decor is our favorite! Here is a project your older kids might enjoy trying – an origami starburst wreath. With some simple folding, you can craft a colorful paper wreath to hang in your home. We love how this autumn-inspired wreath turned out! You can use any scrap papers such as : wrapping paper, tea bags and even simple plain A4 printer sheets to create gorgeous wreaths, greeting cards or even Christmas tree ornaments with this easy origami model! . . .
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Christmas salt dough santa handprint ornament
Make something that you could treasure and hang on your Christmas tree for years to come. The best way to do that? A hand print ornament that you can look at each year to remember just how small they once were. . . .
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Wooden Christmas ornaments
Even if you do not know how to draw at all, you can wood burn such lovely and natural looking ornaments within no time! . . .
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DIY Paper cut star - easy Christmas decor (free printable)
We love the ambiance that paper lanterns can create. Especially paper star lanterns! These DIY Paper cut stars can instantly transform a ho-hum space into something truly magical.  These DIY paper star lanterns make pretty decorations even without lights inside. You could make golden star to put on your Christmas tree! In this nice craft site you will find a free printable paper star template and a nice step-by-step video tutorial on how to make a gorgeous paper cut star! (To make the video work please choose the ORIGINAL LANGUAGE button below! ) . . .
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Easy bead snowflake ornament - free beading pattern
We are so happy now, because we simply LOVE beading, especially when a pattern is so easy, quick and free!  This gorgeous beaded snowflake is absolutely one of our favorites!  If you have some beautiful bugle beads that you've been wanting to use, but you have nothing else in your stash that coordinates with the unusual color, this snowflake pattern is perfect to use them up! And you can use the finished bead snowflakes as Christmas or winter ornaments!  By making different kinds of snowflakes and also by using different colors of beads and bugles, you can create a truly fabulous beaded blizzard! . . .
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Christmas star from vintage book pages
This is a  star shaped christmas decoration made from rolled vintage book pages. So beautiful, and with a smaller size you can use them as christmas ornaments as well. . . .
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Chunky bunnies - DIY spring craft
In honor of spring and Easter coming up in a few short weeks, she made these adorable “Chunky bunnies” – a perfect decoration to get your home ready for spring. In this nice craft blog you can find a gorgeous step-by-step visual instruction for making these adorable bunnies. If you haven't got wood pieces , you can use empty milk cartons as their body base (just put something heavy into it -pebbles,stones,rice,sand .. ) . . .
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Easy DIY Christmas light bulb garland - upcycling craft
We are so excited to share this brilliant upcycling craft idea with you: a Christmas banner with light bulbs! Huh? Yup, she used old Christmas tree light bulbs to make a banner for her guest bedroom. We love how it turned out, plus it's super easy to make!  Who doesn’t love that? This light bulb ornament garland  is such an adorable way to upcycle old light bulbs! This Christmas decor project is not just only a great way to upcycle some old light bulbs but it's also a perfect winter craft for the smallest crafty hands, because it's super easy to make! ( You can use vibrant fun colors instead of silver if you want to! ) . . .
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DIY Easy garden bird bath with clay pots
Are you looking for a frugal, fun and functional garden decoration? If you arswer is yes, this cute terracotta (clay) pot bird bath is a perfect garden carft project for you! This clay pot birdbath is super easy to make , and your feathered little garden friends will absolutely love it! (Not just in summer our birds love to bath in our birdbath even in  autumn /winter!) You can use any plastic (orr terracotta) planters  to create this colorful birdbath just be aware: use only animal and kid friendly paints! (Or do not paint it at all) Because some paints may contain toxic harmful chemicals! (Remember:the birds will drink from it!) If you haven't got  clay pots just use any old bowl to create one. . . .
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DIY Homemade mosquito repellent citronella candle
Mosquitoes and insects are often problematic. Take precautions to protect your family and pets from these annoying pests, including making homemade citronella candles! Making your own mosquito repellent candles is a great way to creatively re-purpose materials you already have laying around the house, and it’s an excellent way to keep the costs down when you’re making homemade citronella candlesRe-use aluminum or steel cans from goods like canned tomatoes, coffee tins or even canned tuna! And also you can use candle leftovers instead of pure store bought candle wax! Just don't forget the citronella oil,which is the main ingredient in this homemade mosquito and bug repellent candle! . . .
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Homemade easy water candle - gorgeous home decor
Look at this gorgeous and magical burning "water" candle! Isn't it beautiful? This step-by-step video tutorial will show you how to make a beautiful water candle in a very cheap way, with super simple ingredients such as: water, lamp oil, and a little piece of transparent plastic!  This gorgeous water candle will work with any small decor elements such as: faux (or real) flowers, stones and miniature holiday figurines. This burning water candle can be a perfect decor in your wedding party , Christmas table or you can use it in any holidays/occasions (the possibilities are truly endless!) . . .
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DIY butterfly feeder from a mason jar
Are you a butterfly ( or nature ) enthusiast just like us? Create a sweet gift for your little garden friends, the gorgeous butterflies with upcycling an empty mason jar, and fill it with a little butterfly food ( sugar and water - you will find the exact butterfly food recipe in this nice website ). You can hang this fun butterfly feeder anywhere in your garden or porch and admire the beautiful butterflies as they use it. The trick is a colorful faux flower in the top of the feeder to attract your delicate little garden guests. It's also a perfect kids spring craft project as it's teaches them the love of nature. . . .
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Winter flannel wreath - Christmas decor with repurposed old clothes
We love this gorgoeus winter flanner wreath, not just because it's a real beauty but also because it's super inexpensive! (And you can reuse it in every year!) You can repurpose old clothes and fabric scraps to create this frugal wreath. With all the different plaid and flannel fabrics out there, the possibilities are quite endless. You can make a fabric wreath in any color or pattern that fits into your home! (It can be a cozy flannel wreath or a whimsical christmas fabric wreath or you can use tulle, this birlliant wreath making technique will work well with every type of textile. . . .
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DIY Summer party outdoor bar (free woodworking plan)
With this gorgeous vintage style outside bar running back and forth to the kitchen at a summer party won't be the part of your entertaining routine anymore. Which is so nice, because it' really quite a hassle, especially trying to keep your pets inside and those pesky summer bugs outside. But now they have everything we need! Nick from a Burst of beautiful designed this gorgeous vintage /scandinavian style garden furniture with a lots of space to spread out drinks and appetizers. Plus you could add a few potted plants and herbs for color. Our favorite part is the built-in ice bucket. It’s the perfect way to keep drinks cold and a great spot to keep a few cool treats for the kids. . . .
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Simple DIY rustic wooden bunny - creative Easter decor
With Easter on it’s way,head out in your backyard or head to the craft store where you can buy pre-cut disks of wood and them put together this fun DIY rustic bunny craft for yourself! She discovered that fallen wood is perfect for creating  simple DIY rustic wooden bunnies! If you are not a chainsaw type of woman ask your hubby to help! With his manpower and your creativity you will be able to put together this simple DIY rustic wooden bunny that is pretty much the perfect Easter craft! Your cute little DIY Rustic Bunny Craft will be absolute perfection for displaying inside or outdoors. . . .
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DIY Easy and natural mosquito repellent candles
Did you know that you can make your own mosquito repellent candles? And it is actually super easy! Just follow the step-by-step instructions on The country chic cottage and use this easy natural mosquito repellent candle recipe all summer long. This mosquito repellent candle is a part of summer in mason jars week where she shares jar ideas all summer long, so don't forget to check out the other brilliant summer mason jar crafts created by Angie! What we love the most in this mosquito repellent candle is :it's natural, frugal and super easy to make. This homemade mosquito repellent candle can be a great addition to your upcoming garden party as well! . . .
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Self-watering seed starter pots from plastic bottles - recycling craft
There are tons of seed starters that you can get at a nursery, but we love recycling (and inexpensive) ideas of gardening and this self-watering plastic bottle seed starter is  absolutely brilliant! These self-watering plastic bottle seed starters are easy to care,cheap and you can recycle a few plastic bottles which is also a great thing!  We've tried starting seeds indoors several different ways over the years.  So far this is our favorite seed starting method because the soil is always exactly the right moisture level and it's very easy to see with the naked eye when it's time to add water to the planter.  There's no guesswork involved and the plants seem to love it. . . .
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How to make a clay pot lighthouse - garden decoration
Lighthouses are a popular decorating motif not only because of their nautical roots, but because they symbolize safe harbor and protection. This lighthouse made from terra cotta clay pots is surprisingly easy to assemble, and it even features a lantern on top to cast a warm glow. You can place it in the garden as a decoration, or use it as a centerpiece for a beach gathering. In this nice step-by-step written summer craft tutorial Jonathan Fong will show you how to make your own miniature garden lighthouse from clay pots in minutes! . . .
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Easy DIY twig letters with cardboard paper
Do you love natural materials and low budget fall / thanksgiving decor ideas? Try this one! This gorgeous vintage /rustic look giant letter is made from some dried branches and simple cardboard! This diy twig letter is so simple but also very unique and beautidul! Perfect  quick and easy craft project for fall! And we think that miniature versions of these twig letters would be adorable as place cards on your Thanksgiving table! . . .
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How to make a miniature teacup fairy garden
With this nice step-by-step written tutorial you can  learn how to make a magical teacup fairy garden for your home. Teacup fairy gardens are an adorable Mother’s Day gift, are the perfect craft for fairy-themed birthday parties, and look especially sweet displayed in a sunny windowTeacup fairy gardens may be small, but they bring immense magic to those who hold them. You can use this gorgeous miniature teacup fairy garden as a delightful addition to your kid's room. Isn’t it darling? We love how it makes us see the magic and believe in fairies…just like our kids! . . .
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DIY popsicle bird feeder
Embrace your inner Snow White and bring birds to your backyard with this adorable DIY popsicle bird feeder. Have your kids lend a hand with the craft. And once it’s hung, they’ll love watching for feathered friends. These directions may seem a little complicated but this craft project is really simple and fun to do. In fact you can create one popsicle stick bird feeder in less than an hour! While there are specific instructions included, there is no limit to the materials you can use to decorate your craft stick bird feeder. A natural wooden look is great but you can also use acrylic paint or even napkins and decoupage to decorate this small and fun bird feeder! Dont forget to seal it with bird friendly varnish! . . .
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Painted wood slice pumpkins - fall garden decor
And this month it’s time to get ready for fall and that means all things pumpkin, right?  Create one of these super cute and decorative pumpkin chalkboards! This beautiful fall garden or halloweeen decoration is very easy to make: you just need some (medium or larger size) wood slice, a little glue and some orange (chalkboard) paint. We love how they look as pumpkins!  You can  make your own (low budget) homemade chalkboard paint with our tutorials just search for "chalkboard paint" in our search bar! . . .
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DIY fun light bulb birds with feathers - recycle craft
We bet you never throw away light bulbs and always waiting for inspiration to use them up .. like today, when we  decided to share this brilliant recycling craft idea with you! So grab a few old light bulbs and create these lovely light bulb birds. These beautiful light bulb birds are so colorful and look great hanging from the ceiling! Learn to decoupage light bulb birds with tissue paper with the help of Crafts by Amanda's written tutorial. The light bulb birds are not just only perfect ways to upcycle some household trash, but they also  can be gorgeous decors in your home or garden at springtime! The kids will love to create a few fun colorful light bulb birds with you! . . .
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Colorful fall mason jar luminaries
This is something so fun about a mason jar luminary! It’s a pretty simple craft, but every one loves the fun glow! We love them because they are fun and easy to make! So easy to customize them too! A fall leaf mason jar luminary is a great way to decorate for the holidays or seasons, too. You can use any stickers to create the leaf shapes or you can simply draw the outlines with a marker and freehand paint it! These gorgeous fall leaf mason jar luminaries will be a perfect addition to your autumn/ thanksgiving decor! . . .
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DIY mushroom (toadstool) garden seats
These fun and magical outdoor (or indoor) toadstool seats / chairs are perfect and fun ways to decorate your garden (or the kids room) on a budget! You just need a tree stump and an old (wooden or metal) bowl  (or a flower pot coaster) to create the mushroom seats, and the kids will love it!  It can be a perfect element to a "magical forest" themed kids room decor or it's also a perfect spring craft project to spice up your garden. You can put some other smaller toadstools from flower pots and coasters and other magical creatures (fairies,gnomes,frog princes) next to it to create a whole magical fairytale world! . . .
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