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Make Simple, Stylish Woven Shoe Clips

Start the school year off on the right foot with these fun, beginner-friendly DIY shoe clips from textile artist Maryanne Moodie.

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How to Make a Chic Circle Purse

The secret ingredient in this eye-catching pouch? Iridescent leatherette.

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Easy-to-Make Magnetic Memo Boards

Make this school year the most organized yet with a colorful, customizable DIY magnet memo board.

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The Ultimate DIY Birthday Party Playbook

Mix and match your favorite handmade ideas—from a sweet (and easy) dessert station to favors guests will treasure—for a more personalized party.

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Featured Shop: Tamar Nahir Yanai

For illustrator and kit maker Tamar Nahir Yanai, introducing makers to embroidery is the ultimate joy.

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Make an Easy Upholstered Bench

Create a bench that’s just your style with this upholstery DIY from Honestly WTF.

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A DIY Wedding Favor That’s Just Your Taste

Create a signature tea blend your guests will love with aromatic ingredients like rose buds, dried vanilla bean, and black tea leaves.

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Make Cute and Colorful Rainbow Soap

Make your next celebration a memorable one with these easy DIY party favors.

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Get Organized With a DIY Leather Cord Keeper Keychain

This easy DIY is the perfect last-minute Father’s Day gift for dad.

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Make a DIY Lavender Eye Pillow

Take your next at-home spa day up a notch with this soothing, lavender-filled DIY eye pillow.

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Make a Fun Beanbag Toss Game

Take family game night to the next level with this easy-to-make beanbag toss game.

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5 Fun Ways to Decorate Balloons

Extra-special balloons you can make with everyday materials.

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Make a Quick and Easy Bouquet With Farmgirl Flowers

Farmgirl Flowers founder Christina Stembel shares a simple DIY bouquet guaranteed to make you smile.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Finding Art You (Actually, Genuinely) Like

In her brand-new book, art aficionado Bridget Watson Payne shares just how easy it is to make art a source of joy in our lives.

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Featured Shop: Clementine & Thread

This former law professor shares her passion for making with the world through her vibrant hand-dyed yarn and easy-to-follow embroidery kits.

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Make an Edible Pansy Bouquet for Mother’s Day

Realistic edible-paper pansies and pretty pastel macarons take this giftable edible bouquet to new heights. Here’s how to make your own.

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5 Ideas for a DIY Ice Cream Party

Swap the cake and candles for a breathtaking DIY ice cream bar at your next summer birthday party.

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Crafting Inspiration: The Story Behind Etsy Studio

Introducing Etsy Studio, a new market for inspiration and unique craft supplies.

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Dried-Flower Designs to Buy or DIY

From botanical art made from real plants, to jewelry with flowers preserved inside, these ideas (to make or buy) deliver natural beauty that lasts.

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Make a No-Sew Felt Easter Bunny Basket

Dunking hard-boiled eggs in dye isn’t the only way to get your Easter crafts fix. This no-sew felt bunny basket is as cute—and easy—as can be.

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The Ultimate (Multi-Colored, Candy-Speckled, Swirly-Sweet) Chocolate Easter Bunny

This year, fill your Easter baskets with homemade sweet treats—like this deceptively-simple chocolate bark.

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