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Craft a Colorful Rope Lampshade

Turn humble cotton rope into a one-of-a-kind pendant lamp with this easy 30-minute tutorial.

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DIY Shibori: Learn From the Experts

Four textile-dyeing pros share their best beginner tips.

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DIY Clay Ring Dish

Not a potter? Not a problem! Make a professional-looking clay dish with this clever DIY project from Sarah Goldshadt.

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Last-Minute Valentine Treats and Printables

Pressed for time this Valentine’s Day? We’ve got you covered with easy DIY lollipops and adorable download-and-print valentines.

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Learn to Weave

You don’t need a professional loom to learn the basics of weaving. Grab some scissors, yarn, and cardboard and let’s begin!

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Decorate Your Next Dessert With Spun Sugar

Create a candy garnish sure to add drama to any dessert.

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Make an Upcycled Cardboard Lantern

Freshen up your space with an elegant DIY lamp.

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Make Gingerbread Folk Ornaments

Whip up a sweet garland of smiling dough ornaments with this tutorial by Heather Baird.

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Make Adorable Acorn Cookies

Whimsical and woodsy acorn cookies will delight dinner guests – and they’re delicious, too.

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Make Upcycled Salt and Pepper Shakers

Glam up your next dinner party with a set of gold-accented salt and pepper shakers.

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How-Tuesday: Peel-and-Stick Yarn Wig

Whip up a Halloween-worthy wig in 30 minutes or less with this clever (and versatile!) tutorial by Handmade Charlotte.

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How-Tuesday: Upcycled Book Art

Give tattered children’s books new life with this smart tutorial by Handmade Charlotte.

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Make a German School Cornet (Schultüte)

Send your student off to her first day of school in style with a traditional German schultüte: a DIY cone filled with treats and supplies.

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Make a Fiber Art Wall Hanging

Have 30 minutes to spare? Try this spin on the latch-hook yarn technique to create a bright and cheerful wall hanging.

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Our Favorite Pinterest DIYs

Get inspired for your next project with a collection of how-to’s from Etsy’s Pinterest.

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How-Tuesday: Stamped Brass Keychain

Turn a brass tag into a stylish keychain using metal stamps, a hammer and this simple tutorial by Clare McGibbon.

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Make an Ice Cream Birthday Cake

Celebrate a summer birthday with this cool confetti ice cream cake, made at home with Heather Baird.

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Make Glitter Hair Clips

Add some sparkle to sun-drenched summer hair with these DIY hair clips by Erin from House of Earnest.

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Make a Square Dress

Stitch up an easy-breezy frock you’ll enjoy wearing all summer.

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Make a Flower Power Photo Backdrop

Make a festive, flowery photo backdrop for your next party.

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Cultivating an Indoor Garden With Gardenista

Think you’re toxic to plants? No longer! Be it potted plants, floral arrangements or a window garden, bring the outside in with these handy tips.

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