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DIY – How to Make Clay and Coffee Body Scrub with Free Printable Label Sheet

March 17, 2017

DIY-Clay-and-Coffee-Body-Scrub-AdorablestDIY – How to Make Clay and Coffee Body Scrub.  This is a very simple recipe that you can use with or without the coffee. The coffee used in this scrub is actually from used pods – refrigerated as soon as used, so as to keep fresh. They work great as an exfoliator! Today is St Patrick’s Day, so this includes GREEN clay, but you could also use kaolin or any other body clay. Read on for the full tutorial …

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DIY – How to Paint Pots to Look like Cement – FULL Step-by-Step Tutorial

February 24, 2017

How-to-Paint-Pots-to-look-like-Cement-Full-TutorialMy previous post How to Paint Pots to Look like Faux Cement awhile back showed the results of this painting technique and now I have re-done another pot and this time took photos of all the steps involved along the way.

So here is the FULL TUTORIAL – Complete with Step-by-Step Instructions.

I have showed larger images and the steps, PLUS down the bottom of the page, you’ll find a handy reference of summarised images (smaller format), to help if you are actually doing the tutorial while on a tablet or phone.

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DIY – How to Make Stars from Straws

December 13, 2016

diy christmas stars straws tutorial adorablestDIY – How to Make Stars from Straws that you can use for Christmas Stars! It’s been awhile since my last DIY … this year has just flown hasn’t it?

This is a really easy last minute DIY and you can use these stars for Christmas tree decorations, gift embellishments or make a garland from them. The best thing is, they are cheap to make (from everyday straws), but give that Himmeli Scandi look that is meant to look minimalist! Read on for the easy tutorial.  Read more…

DIY – How to Make Sweater Sprinkles with Polymer Clay

December 14, 2015

diy sweater sprinkles polymer clay craft tutorial adorablestDIY – How to Make Sweater ‘Sprinkles’ with Polymer Clay. The other week, the theme on the blog was sprinkles. I planned to make a different DIY with these supplies earlier, but it didn’t quite pan out how I thought, so I still had them rolling around on my desk. Read more…

DIY Inspiration – Pink

December 9, 2015

diys-to-try-pinkI’m a little late posting tonight – I didn’t get knocked out by the fumes from spray painting the Christmas Tree pink (haven’t had time yet – soon), but it’s been a busy day! Without further ado, here’s some pink DIY Inspiration for Christmas …

Peppermint Eggnog Milkshake Shots, so pretty! from Sugar & Cloth

DIY Neon Pine Cone Placecard Holder (in Pink) by Camille Styles

DIY Giant Ornament Balloons (I smile when I see these on Pinterest) by Studio DIY

DIY Peppermint Candy Balloons from Aww, Sam (pink and red together = my fav!)

Claire

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