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Make an Easy, Flower-Infused Bath Soak

Take bath time up a notch with this restorative botanical soak.

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A Day in the Life of Rough & Tumble

Lusting after leather and lobster with Maine-based handbag designer Natasha Durham.

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Make a Rhinestone Cocktail Ring

This dazzling statement ring takes 30 minutes to DIY.

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Last-Minute Gift for Your Favorite Host: DIY Shibori Placemats

Transform lackluster table linens with shibori to create stunning (and giftable!) placemats, napkins, and more.

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Last-Minute Gift for Her: DIY Pom-Pom Earrings

Present procrastinators, take note: These colorful, whimsical (and easy-to-make) DIY earrings are here to save the (holi-)day.

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Last-Minute Gift for Him: DIY Beard Oil

Surprise the bearded guy in your life with a custom-scented smoothing oil made just for him.

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4 Charming, Woodland-Themed Holiday Treats to Make This Year

From cute owl cookies to an enchanting gingerbread gnome home, branch out from ho-hum holiday desserts with four woodland-inspired treats.

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Make an Alternative Metallic Holiday Wreath

Ditch the tinsel and add some natural shine to your holiday decor with this minimalist gold-leaf wall hanging.

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A Day in the Life of the Pretentious Beer Glass Company

Blowing glass and brewing beer with Knoxville-based glass artist, bar owner, and craft beer enthusiast Matthew Cummings.

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How to Make Festive Pressed-Flower Coasters

Add a splash of color to your home (and protect against pesky spills and scratches) with these easy-to-make pressed-flower coasters.

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A Day in the Life of Spirit Speak Tarot

Drawing, dog-walking, and divination—these are all part of an ordinary (ultra-inspiring) day for artist and Spirit Speak tarot card maker Mary Evans.

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Make a Color-Blocked Pendant Lamp

Because who cares if it’s getting dark earlier when you have this adorable (and easy-to-make) pendant lamp around?

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Make a Glam Velvet Pumpkin

Skip the carving mess and create a polished pumpkin patch at home with these easy-to-sew velvet stunners, complete with real stems.

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Style DIY: Denim Meets Weaving

This beginner-friendly fall fashion DIY combines two of our favorite trends: embellished denim and chunky rope weaving.

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How to Make (Faux) Woven Ring Dishes

There’s no better way to keep your favorite jewelry within arm’s reach than with a trio of DIY ring dishes designed to look like tiny baskets.

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8 Easy Jewelry DIYs You Can Finish in 15 Minutes

Calling all time-strapped crafters: Each of these super-simple jewelry projects is a literal snap to make.

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Why I Collect Vintage Travel Guides

One globetrotting travel writer’s old-book obsession.

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How to Make a Woven Headboard

This DIY headboard project only looks like it requires an advanced degree in weaving. (Surprise: It’s actually easy enough for beginners to make.)

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4 Halloween Treats You Won’t Find in the Candy Aisle

This Halloween, up your spooky snack game with four wickedly delicious DIYs.

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How to Make a Customized Letter Board Cake

Spread the word: The most on-trend food craft of the season—a customizable cake modeled after a letter board—is as easy to make as A, B, C.

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Real Weddings: An Unconventional Beachside Bash

After years of long distance, this couple had the laidback, donut-filled wedding of their dreams—just four years after technically tying the knot.

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