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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 Creative Halloween Treats That Will Impress the Butterfly Wings Off Your Party Guests

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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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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Make a Personalized Pet Tag

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

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Spruce Up Your Space With DIY Woven Wall Pockets

Add a touch of texture to your walls with this hands-on fiber art project from Brittni Mehlhoff of Paper & Stitch.

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How to Make a Soothing 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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How to Revive a Thrift-Store Stool

Upgrade your entryway and salvage a worn wooden stool all in one go, with this simple upcycling DIY.

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How to Make a Modern Leather Barrette

Elevate your everyday ‘do with a DIY leather hair stick barrette.

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Make a Custom Camera Strap

Surprise your favorite shutterbug with a custom fabric camera strap.

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How to Make a Driftwood Jewelry Organizer

Keep your accessories organized and within arm’s reach with a boho-meets-beachy driftwood organizer.

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Creative Workshops Worth Traveling For

Pack your lucky scissors and hit the road: There’s an art adventure in the making.

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Personalized Wedding Details to Remember

Endless ideas for a more bespoke big day, inspired by the romantic season finale of Making It.

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Eco-Chic Lighting to Buy or DIY

Add some warmth and style to your home with lighting made from wood, cotton, paper, ceramics and more—inspired by Making It Episode 5.

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Seasonal Door Decor to Buy or DIY

Creative ideas for welcoming each new season, inspired by Episode 4 of Making It.

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Personalized Backyard Games to Buy or DIY

Get inspired by this week’s episode of Making It and upgrade your next backyard bonanza with a custom game set crafted just for—or by—you.

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