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Holiday Crafts | Make New Year’s Eve Crackers

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New Year’s Eve is a holiday I am never prepared for, so I like the idea of making... Read More »

Home Projects: Sea-Glass Mirror Surround

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PROJECT: Sea-Glass Mirror Surround Beachlovers Holly Rader and Carol Smith-Sloan are longtime friends who share a passion for... Read More »

Homemade Gift Ideas

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Last minute gift ideas? There is still time to make a holiday gift or two. Here are some... Read More »

How to Decorate with Dyed Easter Eggs

1 vote, 2.00 avg. rating (59% score)

It might feel a bit early to be talking about Easter, but since the March/April issue of Yankee... Read More »

How to Make an Ice Lantern | A Fun Winter Craft

How to Make an Ice Lantern | A Fun Winter Craft

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Learning how to make an ice lantern takes a bit more time than constructing a lantern made of... Read More »

Instruction to Make String Eggs

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STEP 1: Cover your workspace with sheets of kraft paper. STEP 2: Make your wheat paste: Put the... Read More »

Instructions to Make the Star Runner

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Instructions to Make the Star Runner Print three copies of the star template onto legal-size paper, and cut... Read More »

Land Art | Take Your Creativity Outdoors

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Summer in New England offers endless places to explore. Beaches, rivers, lakes, mountains, and forests are abundant and... Read More »

Make a Bird Feeder from Vintage Dishes | Outdoor Craft Idea

Make a Bird Feeder from Vintage Dishes | Outdoor Craft Idea

8 votes, 3.75 avg. rating (75% score)

I was at a friends house recently and she had these adorable bird feeders made from tea cups... Read More »

Make a Container Water Garden

Make a Container Water Garden

5 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (96% score)

If you’re looking for a centerpiece that lasts longer than flower bouquets, make a container water garden. A... Read More »

Make a Desktop Reminder Board

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

Desktop Reminder Boards are miniature bulletin boards designed for your own personal use.  They are small enough to... Read More »

Make a Night-Light Shade

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This kit-based night-light lampshade is my go-to project for the tween crowd. I’ve taught this project at local... Read More »

Make a Nut Wreath | Autumn Crafts

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

Nature’s autumn harvest is on elegant display when you craft a simple yet beautiful nut wreath. Here’s how,... Read More »

Make a Postcard Lampshade | Inspired Ideas

Make a Postcard Lampshade | Inspired Ideas

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I love poking through antiques shops and flea markets in search of old postcards, fabrics, and lamps–they’re great... Read More »

Make Acorn Refrigerator Magnets

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Materials to Make Acorn Refrigerator Magnets: Magnets: acorns, X-Acto knife, nut pick, wooden toothpick, hot-glue gun, magnets (such... Read More »

Make Beaded Spool Ornaments

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Beaded spool ornaments are whimsical decorations created from a hodgepodge of materials.  The variety of materials in these... Read More »

Make Inspiration Tags

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Inspiration Tags are small tags created from cardboard, or repurposed from countertop samples, that you decoupage with words... Read More »

Make Ribbon Organizers

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

After a long and snowy winter, I have made quite a mess of my craft supplies. This week... Read More »

Make Scented Pillows | Inspired Ideas

3 votes, 2.33 avg. rating (54% score)

I love hosting family and friends in my home. When I have overnight visitors, I like to make... Read More »

Make Tissue Paper Valentines

Make Tissue Paper Valentines

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Handmade valentines have become a lost art.  Although it’s convenient to buy mass produced valentines, many people still... Read More »

Make Your Own Display Boxes

Make Your Own Display Boxes

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I wanted to add spring colors to our walls and I had several small cardboard boxes on hand... Read More »

Making Do…A Tale of ‘Yankee’ Ingenuity

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Hurricane Irene paid a visit to our neck of the woods this weekend, but luckily for us, she... Read More »

Napkin Rings

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Material: Napkin rings: 2 acorns, drill with 1/8-inch bit, 22-inch suede lacing, 1 bead (with hole large enough... Read More »

New England Craft Fair Gifts

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New England’s holiday craft fairs are a stellar source of beautifully designed wares–and unforgettable gifts. Exploring a craft... Read More »

Paint Chip Napkin Rings

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Tulips were the hot item at the farmers market this weekend.  I couldn’t resist grabbing a gorgeous pink... Read More »

Paper Crafts | Make Paper Party Garland

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We have been busy celebrating these past few months- birthdays, anniversaries, potlucks and parties.  I try to add... Read More »

Party Crafts | Make Cork Boat Place Cards

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After spending time with my little brother, Tommy, I am always inspired to tap into the childlike creativity... Read More »



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