homemade gifts

40 Fun Homemade Stamp and Stencil Decor Ideas

If you are a DIY fan, you're going to be thrilled to get to know stamp and stencil projects. Why? Well, this is one of the most affordable and quickest ways to customize your home decor and clothing items. Best of all, making homemade stamps and stencils is something that even a beginner DIY-er can do with confidence. When you DIY stamps and stencils, its easy to make … [Read more...] about 40 Fun Homemade Stamp and Stencil Decor Ideas

36 Creative Crochet Ideas & Patterns to Try

Psst! Have you tried crochet? Some are hesitant to pick up the crochet hooks. Because all they’ve seen are overly sweet looking baby blankets and baby booties. Surely there must be more to crafting than that. Well we can only agree with you. That’s why we’ve found you 36 creative crochet projects to try. But don’t be surprised: modern crocheting offers you a real unique take … [Read more...] about 36 Creative Crochet Ideas & Patterns to Try

How to Make 41 Easy and Fun Infinity Scarves & Wear Them

Make 41 Easy and Fun Infinity Scarves & Wear Them Have you tried making an Infinity Scarf yet? This is an easy and fun craft project. If you are new to a craft technique like knitting, crochet or sewing, you’ll be pleased with your results if you make an Infinity Scarf. This is a craft if you are in a time crunch – many of the projects we’ve found can be done in 30 minutes … [Read more...] about How to Make 41 Easy and Fun Infinity Scarves & Wear Them

DIY Samurai Hat – Jingasa

Samurai Sunhat Do you want a nice sunhat like the ones worn in Ninja Scroll or as worn by Ryū Kagami? Why not make your own? It’s not that hard. All you need is a little time and patience. In this tutorial, I’m going to explain how I made my very own Jingasa. BUT Before we start: SAFETY FIRST!! Please respect the tools you work with and keep your hands and your lungs safe by … [Read more...] about DIY Samurai Hat – Jingasa

35 DIY Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas

Any parent or grandparent knows that their child's teacher is special. Teachers work hard and often not just during school hours. They create lesson plans, grade papers and take courses to learn materials to teach their students. So it is great to say "Thank You" to your child's hard working teacher. Most give their child's teacher an end-of-the-year gift and lots of schools … [Read more...] about 35 DIY Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas

37 Simple DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas From You to Him

Valentine's Day is fast approaching, and after the gift giving season has ended, you may be all shopped out. Who wants to go out and go shopping again anyway, for what some may view as a fake holiday thrust upon the world by the Hallmark company? Not only that, but when looking for something for your boyfriend or husband, it may be harder to buy him something if he's not … [Read more...] about 37 Simple DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas From You to Him