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How-Tuesday: Stamped Peppermint Candy

Need a hostess gift or stocking stuffer? Make mints that double as edible works of art with this handy how-to.

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Eatsy: Bourbon Balls

These irresistibly boozy holiday treats would be right at home at a Mad Men office party.

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Make Potato Stamp Gift Wrap

Use potatoes, ink, and a little creativity to make one-of-a-kind gift wrap and tags this holiday season.

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How-Tuesday: Star Ornament

Transform plastic drinking straws into a beautiful star ornament with Erin from House of Earnest.

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Make a Gnome Home

Make a dazzling, detailed (and delicious!) gnome home with gingerbread and a little help from the imagination of Sprinklebakes’ Heather Baird.

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Make a Geometric Tree Advent Calendar

Enjoy the countdown to Christmas with sweet treats and trinkets hidden inside a geometric forest of DIY paper trees.

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How-Tuesday: Sugared Cranberry Pie Garland

This Thanksgiving, make an edible pie topper that looks as good as it tastes.

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How-Tuesday: Meringue Mushrooms

Delight your dinner guests with a favor that looks freshly foraged.

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Make a DIY Ornament Bouquet

Give your ceremony a seasonal touch with a gleaming bouquet of glimmering glass ornaments.

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How-Tuesday: Recycled Appetizer Pick Bowls

Make a pair of simple, stylish toothpick holders for your next dinner party in four easy steps.

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How-Tuesday: Faux Bois Napkin Rings

Add a minimal, natural touch to the dinner table with wood grain patterned napkin rings you can make yourself.

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How Tuesday: Halloween Round-Up

It’s not too late to get into the Halloween spirit! Add a little spooky magic to your week with these fun (and easy!) DIYs.

Halloween Mermaid Makeup Tutorial

Embrace your inner siren with this lesson in cosmetic metamorphosis.

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DIY Custom Cocktails

Who says designing a signature cocktail has to be hard? With these tips (and a little practice), you’ll be toasting in no time.

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How-Tuesday: Shrunken Head Lollipops

These cinnamon, vanilla and dark chocolate lollipops are as tasty as they are creepy.