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Laser Cut Love

Cardboard Chandelier by seequin Laser cutting is my second favorite technology for use in DIY, after 3D printing of course. The cutter is connected to a computer, where you can upload your file to be cut (lines you’ve marked out … Continue reading

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One Month of Half Craft/ Tiny Collage

Today marks one month since I started the Half Craft blog! I am so happy with all of the support and comments the blog has been getting. We have nearly 3500 page views so far. What started as a marketing … Continue reading

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Five Tips to Amp Up Your Collages

Collage is one of my favorite mediums. Cutting the paper pieces out perfectly and figuring out how to arrange them can be so relaxing and satisfying. It’s the sort of activity that really helps you turn your brain off. I … Continue reading

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Teal Tipped Necklace DIY

Even though I work in fine jewelry, my own tastes tend to be more flashy. I like costume jewelry. I like it a lot. The bigger and weirder, the better. I bought this plain necklace a few years ago at … Continue reading

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Freeform Embroideries

I finished up these two embroidery projects recently. I always have a lot of trouble coming up with something I want to stitch, so this time I winged it. I’m really happy with the way they turned out, plus I … Continue reading

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DIY Antique Stamp Necklace

I’m a flea market addict. I’d been seeing these antique stamps at flea markets for a while and eventually couldn’t stop myself from buying a few. Last week I posted about stamps I love as a packaging tool, but here’s … Continue reading

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Cross Stitch Envy

I have a secret cross stitch project in the works. It involves 3D printing + cross stitch, and is inspired by this fabulous stitch-it-yourself iPhone case. Cross stitch is one of those old lady crafts that has been reinvigorated of … Continue reading

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