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9 Ingenious Essentials From This Year’s Design Awards Finalists

Discover the competition’s most creative takes on everyday staples, then explore all 100 designs up for the Grand Prize. (Plus: vote for your faves!)

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9 Obsession-Worthy Fall Crafts

Bring on the cozy fun! From quilt patterns to watercolor sets, discover the DIYs Etsy shoppers can’t get enough of.

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How to Make Cheerful Paracord Coasters

Refresh your coffee table tableau—or create a sweet homemade gift for a pal—with this simple, satisfying DIY.

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Punch Up the Outdoor Fun With This Festive Summer Refreshment

Add some pizzazz to your punch bowl with an easy-to-make (and entirely edible) block of decorative ice.

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Beginner-Friendly Weaving Kits From Oake and Ashe

This talented textile maven shares her love of weaving with the world through sustainably produced wooden looms and craft kits.

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Elevate Any Basic Banana Bread With This Tasty Trick

The secret to making this classic comfort food even more warm and inviting? Topping it off with a fruity flourish.

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Show Your Favorite Shop a Little Love: Nominate Them for The Etsies

One sweet way to support a standout seller? Encourage them to enter this year’s Design Awards, and you could win a $1,000 Etsy gift card.

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How to Make Embroidered DIY Merit Badges

Show off a recent accomplishment or honor a friend’s good deed with a personalized twist on a classic scout badge.

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Whip Up Delicious Homemade Dip in 5 Simple Steps

Elevating your family’s next barbecue night is as easy as following our recipe for fresh and flavorful herb dip to serve on the side.

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How to Make Picnic-Perfect Icebox Cakes

Whip up some joy in a jar with this simple recipe for mini, minty cakes the whole family can enjoy in the shade with a spoon.

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Put a Fresh Twist on Mother’s Day Flowers With This DIY Tray

Let your creativity bloom with this pretty DIY platter that makes a perfect gift for Mother’s Day—or for yourself.

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How to Make an Edible Terrarium

Looking for an at-home activity to satisfy your creative itch and sweet tooth? Meet the tastiest terrariums in town, made from cupcakes and candy.

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A Colorful DIY Dessert to Make Easter a Little Sweeter

Even if the neighborhood egg hunt is off, you can still fill their baskets with a one-of-a-kind treat using this surprisingly simple homemade recipe.

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8 Kits That Will Make You Fall in Love With Embroidery

Try your hand at one of the super-popular projects DIY fans are raving about. Bonus: They’re beginner-friendly!

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4 Scary-Good Halloween Treats You Have to Eat to Believe

Up your spooky snack game with four wickedly delicious DIYs.

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How to Make Mystical Halloween Candleholders

Give your Halloween decor an on-trend twist with this spooky and sophisticated DIY.

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5-Star Buys: A Make-Your-Own Monster Mask

Discover the DIY kids’ costume that’s helping crafty parents everywhere make Halloween a smash hit.

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How to Wallpaper a Dresser

Update a basic set of drawers in a flash with this quick and simple DIY. The best part? Just peel and stick—no glue required.

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Enchanting DIY Embroidery Kits From Cozy Blue

The perfect project to occupy those long summer days? A colorful embroidery DIY designed to delight both expert stitchers and first-time crafters alike.

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Colorful Paper Craft Supplies From Squish-n-Chips

Let the tiny textured petals and prismatic papers of this Bangkok-based craft supplier inspire your inner card maker, scrapbooker, or party planner.

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Make a Personalized Pet Tag

Try your hand at metal stamping. First stop: these easy DIY pet tags.

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