Paging
About us & Help
Have you found what you are looking for? If not, please try again with a more common word or form. (For example: instead "how to make gingerbread house" try "gingerbread" or instead "marigold bouquet" try "flower bouquet"). If you still can't find the desired craft & DIY tutorial in our site, visit our categorized craft idea collections by the upper menu, or come back later - because  we will expand our collection with fresh and exciting new craft &DIY ideas (&tutorials) every day!
DIY flannel coasters - how to upcycle old clothes
These flannel coasters are not just perfect ways to repurpose some of your old flannel shirts but they are also perfect for your hot apple cider, pumpkin spice lattes, or hot chocolate!  They also help soften up your coffee table, side table, or wherever else you decide to throw ’em.  These useful flannel coasters are really do add that comfy, fall-into-winter feeling to your home  in an easy and low budget way! And the best is: they're washable! Of course you can experiment with other fabrics and colors as well! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY Bleached Mickey Mouse shirt - upcycle old t-shirts
If you love Disney-themed T-shirts and repurpose old clothes with (paint ) spots you will love this brilliant craft idea! This bleach painted Mickey Mouse T-shirt is  one of the easiest homemade Disney shirts we've ever seen! this DIY Bleached Mickey Mouse shirt can be a great Disney party favor or even you can use this brilliant bleach painting technique to upcycle your old clothes!  Just cut out any fun (disneysilhouette , put it on your t-shirt (or other clothes), spray it with bleach, wait a few minutes and voilá it's done!  Dont forget to wash the clothes after this bleach treatment and beware: do not spray bleach on plants and . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Upcycle your jeans into bone shape dog toys (free sewing pattern)
Do you have a dog? And do you like to spoil it with dog toys? Well, have you ever thought of making your own handmade dog toys? If your dog is not interested in the supposedly indestructible heavy duty rubber dog toys, but it loves soft plush ones that squeak, we suggest to make your own almost indestructible handmade denim dog toys! Not only it would save a bit of money but they may last a little longer than normal soft plush dog toys!  These bone shape denim dog toys also come with the squeak, however - if squeaky dog toys drive you mad - you can leave that bit out.   Luckily these dog toys are super simple to sew, it can be a perfect starting project if you are a beginner in sewing! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Christmas tree ornaments
These beautiful christmas ornaments are made from old used tees! Super creative and absolutelly low-budget christmas craft idea! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY Sisal rope ottoman from a plasctic (milk) crate
This DIY upcycled plasctic milk crate ottoman is the perfect storage for toys, blankets, books, etc. And, it’s super cute! We love how the sisal rope makes it look much more rustic than having the green milk crate show through. The making process is quite easy, it just required a little bit of patience on the sisal rope wrapping. . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY upcycled spoon and fork rings - jewerlies
Grabbed a few pieces of silverware and make these gorgeous spoon and fork rings ! They are beautiful and unique, perfect way to upcycle cutlery and /or preserve precoius memories. You can also create bracelets from forks , earrings from small tea spoons, or medals from other silverware parts. . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Decoupage CD spring wall art
This gorgeous spring wall art is made from old CD disks. Unbelievable!  It's not just a super easy and cheap spring home decor project, but you can also upcycle some junk into a beautifull piece of art! These  spring flower pictures are made with decoupage technique but you dont need expensive decoupage glue to make them : you can use any homemade (chemical free) paper mache glue recipe instead to make your budget glue. (water+flour)  You can use the finished CD spring flower wall art  to decorate you home for spring/easter , or simply gift it to your loved ones. . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
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! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY easily movable solar lamp post for small gardens
Do you have a small garden? Or you just need a portable, cheap and still gorgeous and decorative light source in your garden? Try this DIY garden solar lamp post ! You can use any kinds of solar lamps even the smallest ones to create a portable lamp station! (Imagine it with a small solar lamp in a small decorative pot with flowers as a nice addition to your garden table!) It's not just beautiful, but  also prectical addition to any garden, even the smallest ones! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY ribbon and button no slip bookmarks
If you’re constantly loosing regular bookmarks and you still read old school, non-e-reader style books (just like us) here's a great, custom way of marking your page which is pretty and won’t fall out or get lost, a ribbon &button bookmark!  This sewing project is super easy to make!  You can even make one if you don’t have a sewing machine, by hand stitching that is. This pretty ribbon&button bookmark is also a perfect gift for any ocassion! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Heart house - christmas ornament from greeting cards
This is a very easy to make chirstmas craft idea and also a very good way to upcycle your old greeting cards!  Make this beautiful  heart - house christmas ornament out of them, or you can make it with tissue / cereal boxes too. It can be a perfect (cheap) valentine's day gift, or a decorative garland in your little girl's room ( if you paint them into pink ) . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY Disney Tsum-tsum sock plushies (Pluto,Donald,Mickey,Goofy)
Look at these super cute tsum-tsum style Disney plushies! (Pluto,Donald,Mickey and Goofy) They are made from socks!  This soft toy making project is a perfect way to repurpose pairless socks, with a help of a little piece of felt, and  hand sewingSock knit is a very easy beginner sewing material because it doesn't fray at the edges and it's soo stretchy which make these Disney plushies reallyyyy squishy. (And socks are also inexpensive and easy to get! ) Create some tsum-tsum soft toys for your kids with this nice step-by-step video hand sewing and plushie making tutorial! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
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! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Easy paper pumpkin lanterns with paper mache
Do you have Halloween pumpkin lanterns in your front yard yet? If you haven't got artistic pumpkin carving talent, or you just need a simple inexpensive jack'o lantern alternative try this brillant craft idea: the paper mache pumpkins!  These lanterns are created with paper mache, a simple but genious craft tecnique, out of tissue paper that’s thin enough for the flame to shine through! Paper mache is absolutelly inexpensive, all you need is a little paper (orange tissue paper or newspaper) and a little homemade paper mache glue (from flour and water! If you need a nice homemade paper mache glue recipe search for "glue" in our site!) . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Rudolph the egg carton reindeer - easy Christmas craft for kids
Today she will show you how to make this super adorable egg carton reindeer for Christmas! Egg carton reindeers are not just fun, easy and very inexpensive crafts for kids to make, but it  also can be a nice handmade decor in your home at Christmas! This egg carton Rudolph reindeer is a nice way to decorate your Christmas tree with the kids and very fun way to repurpose some egg cartons instead of throwing them out. . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Bottle cap reindeer Christmas tree ornaments - kids craft
Do you love recycling? Are you looking for a simple, inexpensive and fun Christmas craft  which can be easily made by the kids? Try this fun reindeer Rudolph bottle cap Christmas tree ornament! Isn't it super cute? This bottle cap reindeer Christmas ornament is a very nice recycling craft project and someone needs to drink the beers to produce lots of bottle caps wich can be also a very nice thing! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY no-sewn skandinavian Christmas gnomes (Tomtes)
This brilliant Christmas craft project has three of our favorite components to it: 1. A Norwegian/Skandinavian theme, 2. It's no-sew! Just use rubber bands and hot glue!, 3. It's an upcycling project, the main material comes from an old sweater! This cute little gnome can be made literally in seconds, without any special craft or sewing skills! The sweater Christmas gnomes can be perfect decors in your skandinavian/vintage style home or you can give them as gifts, because who doesn't love gnomes? You can upcycle sweaters,t-shirts , socks and almost any unused old clothes to create the gnomes, with this step-by-step tutorial it will be a piece of cake! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY cat tent from old T-shirt and wire hangers
We love cats and upcycling! This upcycled t-shirt and wire coat hanger cat tent is super easy to make - you really just need a t-shirt, some wire hangers and a piece of cardboard. As a bonus, it really only takes five minutes, so if your cat ignores it you didn't put too much effort in. Our cats love to sleep in small cozy hideouts and this tent is absolutely their favourite! You can make this t-shirt cat tent in any color that fits into your home or to your cat's taste, you can even experiment with other clothes (wide neck sweaters for example)or sew a washable tent cover from any fabrics that you have at hand. . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Super quick stylish mini vase from a baloon
Can you guess what this tiny bud vase is made from? Clue: with the right moves, it can be turned into an animal! This modern, ceramic-looking vase can be made under 30 seconds and only requires two materials: a glass votive holder and a BALLOON! Crazy, right? I love that you can make it in just about any color, not to mention the fact that it has the appearance of matte glazed porcelain! You can use these quick and cute vases to decorate you home at spring or it can be a gorgeous addition to your wedding as well! This fun balloon vase is so easy and quick you can easily make some even if your aren't a craft goddess. . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Flying spring fairies from toilet paper rolls - free printable
If your little one wish to have a fairy birthday she will love this craft project: the fairy birthday countdown calendar! Each toilet paper roll fairy contained a small “surprise package” with an activity and some delicious goodies! Of course if you don't need a birthday coutndown calendar or a small gift packaging idea at moment, you can use these beautiful flying toilet paper roll fairies  as nice and quick spring decors in your home or in the classroom! In this craft blog you will find the free printable templates for the fairies and their butterfly wings in 10 different colors! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY Speckled robin’s egg mason jar - easy Easter decor
Follow Malia's step-by-step painting instructions and create this gorgeous speckled robin’s egg mason jar vase to welcome spring into your home! Then you can fill it with pretty fresh or faux flowers.  Baby’s breath looks so  fabulous in it and it’s also inexpensive, light and adds nice texture. You can upcycle some old empty mason jars and create a gorgeous frugal spring decor with this brilliant painting technique at the same time! This fun painting (speckling) technique also works with other colors: imagine a nice ivory vase with gold speckles or other vibrant/pastel acrylic colors! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Miniature flower greenhouse from plastic cups (free printable)
This adorable miniature spring flower greenhouse is perfect for welcoming spring in your home and teaching love of nature to the kids! This miniature fun greenhouse is a fun way to examine sprouts,and it's also a very quick spring craft to make which makes it perfect for classroom as well! The kids will love this miniature greenhouse and their own little sprouting plants! When the sprouts are strong enough you can plant them in a real pot (without an extra plastic sealing). You can use any flower or veggie seeds (such as sunflower,pumpkin seeds) to create your own miniature greenhouse. Free flower template can be found int the external site (please choose the ORIGINAL LANGUAGE button b . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY Desk organizer (pencil holder) from cardboard
This fun and useful  cardboard art supply organizer is not just only a low budget and super fun way to store your coloring stuff but it can be also a perfect gift for any occasion! Watch this nice detailed craft video tutorial and learn how to make one useful cardboard office desk organizer  in minutes! To create your own cardboard art supply organizer you will need: sturdy cardboard pieces, some wrapping paper and glue! You can store  pencils, sharpies, notebooks,drawing papers, pens and and other things in it, so this little stationery organizer box can be a perfect addition to your office desk! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY Crochet espadrilles with flip-flop soles (free pattern)
Hey beach babe! Learn how to make crochet espadrilles with flip flop soles in this free pattern and tutorial. These sandals are perfect for the pier, the beach or your rich uncle’s yacht! These crochet espadrilles with flip flop soles can be the perfect addition of your summer outfit! Don’t you think the woven look of espadrilles sandals just perfectly lends itself to some good old fashioned single crochet goodness?I She used ribbon for the ankle straps of her crochet espadrilles, but we think leather could look fantastic too. You can really customize the vibe of these crochet sandals depending on the color of yarn and ribbon you choose. . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Funny faces with magazine cutouts ( free printable )
This magazine face art is a perfect fun and frugal craft for kids of all ages! This funny magazine face art is so easy even the smallest crafty hands can create their own!  Moreover, it is a great way to learn the parts of the face and the corresponding vocabulary. The biggest ones will have fun to search and cut  face part pictures from old magazinesAt the end of this nice magazine face art tutorial you will find all of the faces as free printables! You can use the printed faces as a base for this fun magazine face activity but if you like to draw, nothing prevents you from making fun faces yourself! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Easy Lego Duplo knobs - fun kids furniture decor
Who hasn't looked at a big Lego Duplo brick and thought: wouldn't that make a great door pull? What? You've never done that? Well, to be honest, we really hadn't . But what a fun way to update the kids' playroom! Took some leftover Duplo bricks, add a bit of DIY magic and voilá' you've got a fun and colorful Lego door pull! For  kids with an obsession with Lego - there really is no other appropriate door handle. Here are the ultra-simple DIY steps: . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY Christmas sock mouse (no-sew)
If you loved the no-sew sock snowmen craft you’re going to LOVE this  no-sew sock mouse craft too! This little sock ouse will fit nicely with it’s snow made friend so grab that odd sock we know you have and let’s get crafty! This cute little sock mouse is a perfect winter / Christmas craft for the kids because it doesn't involves sewing or other special craft skills/techniques. Just 2 odd socks and a little glue! With this nice step-by-step craft video tutorial you can learn how to make your own sock Christmas mouse. . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Adorable sock penguins - softie toy
If the sock monster already ate your half pair socks it's a great craft idea for you to repurpose the other ones: the sock penguin! This penguin measures about 7 1/2″ tall and it can stand firmly on a flat surface by itself. It is a great gift to sew, be it as softie toy, hanging ornament, or merely for display. Get the pattern and tutorial to sew one soon . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Easter egg button craft
She has a really simple DIY Easter button craft for you today which includes a free printable easter egg template. This pretty framed DIY button egg is easy to make and will look so cute as part of your spring and Easter decor! . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Paper mache easter bowls (bunny and chicken) - easter kids craft
Are you looking for a cheap but fun easter kids craft idea? Try this one! These adorable chicken and bunny easter paper bowls are made with the brilliant paper mache technique! paper mache is a very easy , kid friendly technique based on a non toxic homemade water and flour paper mache glue. To make this gorgeous easter bowls you just need some newspaper, a little water and flour, and a nice balloon! You can create any other paper animal /creature bowls with this technique if you need one for your kids next party. (This paper bowl is perfect for candies, small treats, gifts or snacks) . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
DIY Bunny easter treat jars
Isn’t it so fun to make little treats for all the different holidays throughout the year? We think it is! Today she's going to show you how you can make these Bunny Treat Buckets/jars easily. They are quick to make, and soo adorable! If you haven't got electronic cutting machine it's ablsolute not a problem: simply cut out the given shapes with a scissor and that's it. :) (The tricky part is the bigger ear: it needs to be a thicker paper to stand still ) You can use this cute easter bunny treat jar to gift any (homemade) cookies, sweets, juices or other jar assortments. . . .
Details & step-by-step tutorial
Popular Craft - DIY tags: simple, for kids, fast, low-budget, cheap, decoration, decoration, paper, gift, upcycle, christmas, toy, yarn, yarn, school, cute, textile, fabric, kindergarten, school, spring, winter, nursery, crocheting, toy, crocheted, easter, home decorating, flower, colorful, crochet pattern, nice, fall, halloween, sewing, figure, christmas tree ornament, cute, party, party, animal, sewn, vintage, wood, template, printable, plushie, amigurumi, sweets, natural, printable, funny, paint, fun, free crochet pattern, color paper, bunny, kids party, bunny, birthday,