This post is written by me on behalf of Gemnique. This post has been compensated by Marstudio and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  Everybody is using water beads this year to make crafts and DIY projects. Have you seen the fun YouTube videos?! Water beads are super easy to use and are perfect for holiday
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Skull Fast DIY Necklace with Swarovski® Crystals

Charms with Swarovski® crystals from Cousin DIY, now in Michaels Stores, are perfect for making beautiful accessories for back to school, even if you don’t know how to make jewelry. Today I am sharing how to make this fast DIY necklace with a tassel using these new charms with Swarovski® crystals that Cousin DIY sent to
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Back to School DIY Ideas with Swarovski® crystals

Back to school is one of my kids’ favorite times of year. It’s so important to them to have the coolest backpack and most unique school supplies so they can put their best foot forward in the new year. But do we think of the craft store as a place for back to school, really?!
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Vintage Light Bulb Upcycling Wreath – Thrift Store Upcycle

A couple years back I scored a HUGE treasure of vintage light bulbs at a salvage yard. I’ve made jewelry with them and tinkered with Christmas ornaments, used them as vase filler… but then I wondered “what more?” That’s how this Vintage Light Bulb Wreath came to be! When I joined the Thrift Store Upcycle Challenge, I
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Watercolor Curtains – An Alternative Way to Tie Dye

  I am so excited you’re here!! These watercolor curtains have been featured on countless design blogs, like Apartment Therapy, and are one of my most popular projects of all time. But I have a confession to make: I don’t even like tie dye and these are ridiculously easy to make. We don’t have to
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DIY Air Fresheners with Essential Oils – Craft Lightning

Yes, yes you can make your own DIY air fresheners with essential oils! I am so glad you are here because this whole project is so much easier than it seems. DIY air fresheners are the best way to make your car, office, and even closet smell fresh. Here’s why: By adding the “scent” yourself,
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Pocket Page with Brush Lettering Printables – National Scrapbook Day Hop 2016!

Happy National Scrapbook Day 2016! Today we are really excited to be kicking off a blog hop with some of our favorite scrapbookers here at Hydrangea Hippo. We’re back to share the BEST in craft ideas with you! We missed you :) Let’s kick things off with an easy pocket page style scrapbook layout using printable journaling
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