Just a girl with a pair of scissors in one hand and ideas of transformation in her head. Crafting for fun, for conservation, and to spread the love.
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DIY Oxyclean recipe for getting those tough stains out, on Creatively Domestic. I can’t wait to try this! (via Pinterest

One more DIY chalkboard globe tutorial by Inspired by Charm

Halligan’s chalkboard globe tutorial on Design*Sponge.

Make your own chalkboard globe! For $5! This is my favorite tutorial so far because I like the effect of the chalk on the continents. Made by A Little Green Frog.

If you have a loom, try making a recycled denim rug by cutting jeans into strips and weaving them together, as seen on ecouterre.

Coffee Bag Rug tutorial by Maiden Jane




  • Empty chocolate box
  • Spray paint

Estimated time: 5 min/Estimated cost: Free (almost)

spray paint empty chocolate box

store rings

also see cookie tray bracelet holder below

Chocolate box ring holder, totally fabulous. Now, who would like to donate their costume jewelry to my cause?

What a great idea! Unfortunately, I do not like chocolate (shocking, I know), so I might have to enlist my husband to help me with this one. 


Julie over at Home Made repurposed an old door into a bulletin board using a large stock of wine corks.

Make: Online » Upcycle Wine Corks into a Bulletin Board

Unconsumption’s extensive collection of cork-related posts here. Wine-related (“It’s Wine O’Clock Somewhere…”) posts here.


via crafting a green world

make your own spray starch


A lot of people ask me how i keep my face so nice so ill tell you guise my secret.

i make my own scrub thingy.


  • 3 tbsp of honey
  • 2 tbsp of grape seed oil
  • 1 tbsp of sugar
  • 1 tsp of salt
  • 3/4 of a cup of oatmeal
  • 1 packet acai berry tea
  • juice of half of a lemon