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The Half Craft Thrift Guide Part Three: Furniture

Welcome to Part Three of the Half Craft Thrift Manual! You can see the introduction/general tips here, Part One on clothing and shoes here, and Part Two on variety items here. Part Three focuses on furniture. You definitely get the … Continue reading

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The Half Craft Thrift Guide Part Two: Variety

Welcome to Part Two of the Half Craft Thrift Manual! You can see the introduction/general tips here, and Part One, on clothing and shoes, here. Part Two focuses on variety items, which encompasses everything not wearable or sit-on-able (I mean … Continue reading

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DIY Fabric Fortune Cookies

This is a really fun quick craft. These fortune cookies are really cute and are so easy to make you’ll find yourself churning out enough to stock the cutest take-out restaurant ever. It’s also a really good way to get … Continue reading

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Handmade Envelope DIY

Here’s a simple project that can make a big statement. Use these handmade envelopes for mailing letters or for a special touch when giving a gift.  A handmade envelope can convey any message you want. The power is within you. Example: … Continue reading

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(Floral) Animal Prints

Bear by Annie Galvin When I set out to do a post on prints of animals (get it? animal prints?) I could not have predicted the amount of amazing artwork I would find that mixed florals in with the animals. … Continue reading

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Handmade Jewelry Supplies

Making your own jewelry or jewelry for loved ones can be a really personal and special experience. Take the idea to the next level by using supplies that are handmade and add the love and care of the person who … Continue reading

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Pattern Tuesday: Herringbone

Herringbone is typically associated with fabric, especially menswear. It’a a pattern I often find myself doodling in the margins of my notebooks and on spare bits of paper when I’m traveling, which is why I especially love Ebenotti’s herringbone plate, … Continue reading

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