Fancy on the Farm: Milk Bottle Vases

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“I have been saving these milk bottles because I love their clean lines and vintage feel,” explains Malia at Yesterday on a Tuesday. Knowing that she could dress up their clean lines and vintage feel even more, Malia pulled out the crafting supplies for a little milk bottle restyle.

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Pretty Painted Jars

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When Christina decided to add a little something to her Spring decor, she decided she’d upcycle some Mason jars to do it.  ” I love the way Mason Jars look when they are painted,” she says at her blog, Sweet Haute.   Christina had very specific colors in mind for her jars.  She couldn’t find the {…Read More…}

Bird Feeder from a Teacup

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I love this fun idea for repurposing a teacup and saucer from Jessi at Practically Functional. It’s a great way to invite the birds to a backyard tea party!

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DIY Netted Stone Friendship Bracelets

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Daniela at Curly Made enjoys making friendship bracelets.  Here’s a acute version that she came up with.  She suggests upcycling some aquarium stones or using other pretty rocks you’ve collected, to keep the costs low. To make these pretty bracelets, Daniela uses a clipboard to hold onto the waxed cotton cords.  She provides a video {…Read More…}

DIY Rustic Basket

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Jessica had kept this little wooden crate around for a while, knowing she could turn it into something cute. When the original idea of making a crate full of succulents feel through, the coming Easter holiday inspired her to do something else. She decided to switch it up from crate to a rustic basket, and blogged abut it at Live Randomly Simple.

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Cute for Easter: Toilet Paper Roll Animals

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It’s always fun to put together a craft with things that you already have on hand. Here’s one of those crafts that’s perfect for Easter–and for putting together with your kids if they are on spring break–from Katie at View From the Fridge. It starts with something really easy to find around the house: a toilet paper roll!

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From Toddler Socks to Easter Chicks

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If you have little ones (or have them visit very often), then chances are you have quite a few tiny socks tucked here or there. It seems like those socks never stay in pairs! Well, at Our Peaceful Planet, Nancy has found a cute use for extra toddler socks, and it’s perfect for Easter!

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Frappuccino Bottle Vases

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With Spring just a few melted snowdrifts away, many of us are pulling out our glue guns and getting to work on fun crafts to welcome a new season. Laura Beth from A Step in the Journey tells us about her latest project. “I started with a few Starbucks frappuccino bottles saved for me by friends at work, and took off the labels with GOO Gone.”

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