Imagine it: you’re walking down the aisle of your favorite craft store and you wander upon the jewelry aisle. Looking at all the supplies and materials, you have this sudden urge to design your own jewelry. However, you feel overwhelmed. What tools should you buy first? What supplies do you need? Do you buy wire or string? Beads or jump rings or both? AHHHHHHHHH!… Read More
DIY & Crafts
The latest jewelry-making and craft tutorials and upcycling projects.
As a new mama/mama-to-be [as of putting this post together, I don’t know where I’ll be!], I have enlisted the help of several other bloggers and creatives to guest post on my blog. They will be sharing DIY tutorials, recipes, and their thoughts on creativity. For this week’s guest post, please welcome Cody of Lu & Ed! With the holiday season just around the… Read More
I love DIY craft projects, but I am also notorious for starting things and then not finishing them. (If you ever look at my yarn baskets you will find at any given time at least three partially-completed projects. It took me an entire year to make the match to a fingerless glove I started one fall, which would have been… Read More
I have been on a bit of a DIY craft kick lately (so much so that I’m even taking a class on Monday nights at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education). Pinterest is a craft-lover’s dream, and while looking up creative jewelry displays awhile back I stumbled upon a DIY bracelet holder using glass bottles. Initially I had been looking… Read More