Category Archives: Hobby

Book Page Art

I saw this TO DIE FOR project a few months ago, and I have been itching to copy it ever since! Here’s how I did it . . . After cutting out pages from an old book with an X-acto knife, I laid them out to make sure they’d fit on my piece of plywood. […]

DIY Satsuma Candle

A friend of mine DIYed her own candles, made from the peels of Satsuma oranges, for a recent dinner party. I was so excited by this simple yet clever idea, I had to share the tutorial on HonestlyWTF. My only regret is not discovering this sooner when Satsumas were at their absolute peak in December. Hopefully, you’ll still […]

Brilliant things to make in a jar

Via: mycakies.blogspot.com Start saving your old jam jars! From cakes to herb gardens, pies to photo frames, and even entire meals … here are 20 fantastic things you never knew you could make with a jar. (Above: red velvet cupcakes in a jar. Get the recipe here). Via: fatgirltrappedinaskinnybody.blogspot.com Word on the street: salad in a jar is […]

Insanely Easy And Clever DIY Projects

31 Insanely Easy And Clever DIY Projects These are the kind of simple projects for the laziest and most inept of crafters. Even if you can barely operate a drill, you can do most of these projects — and in less than an hour. 1. Make a Sharpie Mug Source: abeautifulmess.typepad.com 2. Turn a T-Shirt into a Work-Out Tank Source: rabbitfoodformybunnyteeth.com  /  […]

How To Make Bubble Paper/Art

Hand me a paintbrush and a piece of paper, and I’ll start to hyperventilate. It’s not the paper that does it. It’s the paintbrush. This means I’ll try just about anything to create original paper/art images using just about anything BUT a paintbrush. This latest experiment involved a bottle of bubbles and black ink. Check it […]

Bubble Snakes

Summer is here and our family is SO excited!  The kids are planning and scheming about what we are going to do this summer.  Love it!  One of the fun activities that they  wanted to try was making bubble snakes that are all over. The best part is they are easy to make and use things […]