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Make it: statement necklaces

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From earthy and ethereal to edgy and urban, statement necklaces are a perfect way to cap an outfit and play with some new DIY techniques.

Wood, clay, plastic, beads: they’re all great materials to make a bold centerpiece for your own personal style, in the…

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Make it: embroidery

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When I’m not working on knitting projects for my job, one of my favorite crafty ways to unwind is to embroider. With simple supplies, basic stitches, and fun patterns, embroidery is an easy way to embellish handcrafted or store bought items, or just stitch…

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Make it: stylish tassel DIY

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Want to add a little extra oomph to your wardrobe? Try adding a simple tassel accent, and take advantage of a fresh style trend.

Tassels are very simple to make, and are often available pre-made to make DIY even simpler! Check out these ideas from DIY style…

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Make it: DIY Valentine crafts

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DIY valentine crafts

Need a sweet idea for a Valentine’s Day gift? Do you love to express your love with DIY? Check out these hot new DIY…

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Make it: DIY Valentine’s party

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Whether you’re throwing a singles mingle bash for Valentine’s Day or a low-key couples’ gathering, some DIY accents can add some sweet style to the occasion. Check out these crafty tutorials, ideas, and recipes to make Cupid jealous of your matchmaking…

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DIY: Crochet Chain Scarf

blog by Mercedes Tarasovich-Clark  • 

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Make a fun, funky, anything-goes infinity loop scarf with this easy beginner tutorial. Using some basic supplies and techniques, we’ll go from start to finish for a handmade accessory that makes a beautiful gift.

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