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7 DIY Tips: Crochet Snowflake Ornaments

If you make crochet decorations for your home, it is worth to know these 7 tips of how to achieve good result when stiffening your crochet ornaments. My crocheted white snowflake ornaments are fixed with small magnets on our Magnet … Continue reading

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Recycle DIY: Giant Crochet Garland Decoration

Do you want some inspiration for making a STATEMENT DECORATION PIECE for winter season at your home? If you are curious, then read on! I love GIANT DECORATIONS and I love crystals. I enjoy crocheting with HUGE hook and BIG … Continue reading

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How to Make 3D Crochet Snowflake Ornament: DIY Tutorial

You can make an EXCELLENT GIFT and IMPRESSIVE DECORATION with these crocheted 3 dimensional snowflake ornaments, embellished with pearls and crystals. The receiver usually is very impressed by the beauty of such individually made gift- the delicate work, three dimensions, shining pearls … Continue reading

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Advent Calendar for Two Adults

I have NEVER EVER had an Advent Calendar. Really, never. Not even one. I grew up in  the country where (until I was 9) it was prohibited to celebrate Christmas. Somehow, our family celebrated anyway, but in secret. Without gifts. Politicians wanted … Continue reading

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Knitted Wrist Warmers: DIY Tutorial

My sister asked me: “Could you knit for me those “pipes for hands” that you gave me last year, please?” Those were green, this season she wanted to have white ones to match her new hat.  I clarified if she … Continue reading

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How To Make Magnet Frame for Art: DIY Tutorial

When designing own home one CAN choose the FRAME and THE CONTENT of what to put into it! I love variety. I love to change the looks of the walls that surround me. And I like BIG things. My collection … Continue reading

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How To Make Coffee Table Ottoman: DIY Tutorial

REAL COMFORT be it! It means: WE NEED MORE THAN A COFFEE TABLE and we want to use RECYCLED, REPURPOSED and CHEAP MATERIALS. We need a coffee table with sturdy surface, but SOFT enough to serve us as ottoman TO REST our feet … Continue reading

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How To Make Unique Lampshade: DIY Tutorial

Would you believe that this lampshade is made of UPCYCLED, LEFT OVER and REPURPOSED MATERIALS – bead garlands that had been used for Christmas tree decorations, left over golden thread from gift wrapping in previous years and yarn scraps in … Continue reading

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Crafts room: DIY Inspiration board on doors

The skeleton in my crafts´closet is certainly having lots of fun while dancing. It seldom gets disturbed by my rare attacks of rearranging order chaos that surrounds it. I have a small working room which also serves as a guest … Continue reading

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Lace Lampshade DIY Tutorial

Like Mr. Williams I too can´t stand a naked light bulb. I want to dress it up in a lampshade that gives the light I prefer, that looks good and fits nicely in the overall atmosphere of my place. My … Continue reading

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