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Make a Decoupage Photo Tray

This Mother’s Day, do one better than breakfast in bed with a DIY photo tray personalized just for her.

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Featured Shop: Paperwolf

Meet Wolfram Kampffmeyer, a computer animator who creates 3D paper taxidermy kits.

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Learn to Weave: Tips and Advice from Etsy Experts

Beginner weaving tips from some of the most talented textile artists on Etsy.

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Make Sunny Buttercream Daisy Cupcakes

Add a dose of flowery cheer to everyone’s favorite part of the meal: dessert!

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Make a Chocolate Surprise Egg

Create your own delectable chocolate egg with a surprise inside using Heather Baird’s easy tutorial.

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Adventures in At-Home Cheesemaking

Food historian Sarah Lohman tries large-scale and at-home cheese production on for size.

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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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Create Your Own Custom Coasters

Fashion meets function in this tabletop DIY by Leonora of Yellow Heart Art.

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Make a Bright Boho Purse Charm

Get in on the tassel trend with this three-part tutorial from Aunt Peaches.

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How to Transform a Thrift Store Frame

Breathe new life into a thrifted frame using three simple materials and this tutorial by The Crafted Life’s Rachel Smith.

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Smells Good Enough to Eat: the Perfume Cake

Scent, taste, and memory are inextricably linked, which is one reason this historic cake recipe (the secret ingredient: perfume!) is so intriguing.

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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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DIY Valentine Treats for Your Dog

Don’t forget your furry BFF this Valentine’s Day! Say I love you with this recipe for colorful conversation heart dog biscuits.

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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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CraftFail: When Homemade Goes Horribly Wrong

We talk to Heather Mann about her new book, “CraftFail,” which celebrates the unique (and hilarious) glory of DIY disasters.

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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 a Gift Bag Village

This holiday season, ditch the wrapping paper and opt for a village of handpainted gift bags.

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