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DIY Upholstery Fabric Covered Buttons – Tips, Tricks and Hacks to make them EASY and STURDY

Using a store bought kit to make your own perfectly matching fabric covered buttons for your project sounds easy, right?  Well, it’s not, Pollyanna.  UNLESS you have these hacks, tips and tricks to make it SO much easier {and to make them last FOREVER so you never have to worry about them popping apart or the fabric coming off}.  These tips and hacks are especially helpful if you are trying to use thicker or upholstery fabric.  I’m gonna drop some wisdom on you so hard and you’ll be able to sleep better knowing for durn sure, “These buttons aren’t going anywhere.”  

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Do it Yourself Gift Basket Ideas for Any and All Occasions

Gift Baskets are always SO fun to receive – but do you struggle with how to put together the perfect personalized bundle for somebody else?   I created an easy and sweet DIY gift basket for a baker or anyone who loves kitchen goodies!  (So, basically, for anyone.)  Using a batter bowl and some inexpensive colorful kitchen items it was so easy and the presentation is darling!  Come see how to do it yourself and recreate it in minutes.  While you’re here – check out all of the other ideas I found for Gift Baskets as Thank You, Christmas and Neighbor Gifts, Get Well, Birthday Gift baskets, New Homeowner and Housewarming gifts, Manly gift bundles and more!   Any one of these would make MY day: 

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DIY Faux Copper and Felt Leaves Fall Wreath

This modern {ish} DIY Fall Wreath is such an easy and FUN paper craft project that adds a nice pop of color to your autumn decor!  So pretty indoors OR outdoors.  You can use felt, card stock crafting scrapbook paper, or a combination of both!  The faux copper leaves made from spray painted paper add a cool mix of texture and a little bit of SHINE to this simple decoration.  BONUS:  This is one do it yourself home decor item you can leave up and enjoy from well before Labor Day until after Thanksgiving.  High five, buddy!

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DIY Family Word Art Sign Woodworking Project Tutorial - Turquoise Tones New Wood Distressed to look like weathered Barn Wood Home Decoration
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New “Old” Distressed Barn Wood Word Art Indoor/Outdoor Home Decor Sign – Do it Yourself Project Tutorial

You don’t have to wait for someone to run down your fence to create fun home decor projects with “old” distressed and weathered wood!  You can create the look of weathered old barn wood using brand new boards!  This DIY Word Art sign was made with a combination of ACTUAL weathered wood, new “old” barn wood using this technique, and scroll saw word art!   Come learn how – it’s SO fun and much easier than you might think: 

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DIY Word Art Woodworking FREE Template woodworking pattern to create your own custom Do it Yourself Family Wall Decoration Pattern - Perfect for a Gallery Wall
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Do it Yourself Word Art {Easy Scroll Saw Woodworking DIY Project and FREE Template}

Create your very own EASY {and pretty} do it yourself word art!  You can use whatever word or font you like – or come grab the FREE PRINTABLE TEMPLATE for this sweet “family” 11 inch high by 24 inch wide sign.  This is a true BEGINNER DIY woodworking scroll saw project.  (I can say that with certainty because it was LITERALLY my first scroll saw project EVER!) Perfect for a gallery wall, home decor, art/sign project or the prettiest wreath embellishment!  I’ve also found a great tip to hanging these so that you don’t have to drill holes in the back OR use nails and make holes in your walls!  Let’s do this: 

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Cheap and Easy Way to Keep Cords for Small Appliances and Power Tools neatly Organized
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Small Kitchen Appliance and Power Tool Cord Organization Tip {Cheap and EASY!}

Are you frustrated with the cord to your KitchenAid stand mixer {and other small kitchen appliances and gadgets} being all over the place or wrapped all around them super ugly like?  Me too!  Check out this slick little CHEAP trick I found!  Now you can organize your cords and store them right on the appliance itself:

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Easy and Inexpensive Ways to Organize and Decorate your Bathroom and Vanity - Everything from the shower to jewelry to beauty supplies - organize it all without breaking the budget
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EASY Inexpensive Do it Yourself Ways to Organize and Decorate your Bathroom and Vanity {The BEST DIY Space Saving Projects and Organizing Ideas on a Budget}

We’ve found the BEST, Easy, Inexpensive Do it Yourself ways to finally organize the bathroom and vanity…. and keep it that way!   From space saving, budget friendly DIY organizers to clever hacks to keep your beauty supplies organized and looking pretty,  brilliant ideas for decluttering and organizing the space under the sink and creating the prettiest most functional vanity around.  Come see all of the AWESOME ideas we found to keep your toiletries, hair tools, jewelry and beauty products all where you can find them, completely organized, untangled and lookin’ SO PRETTY!  

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DIY Back to School Projects for Teens and Tweens - Locker Decoration Ideas - Customized School Supplies - accessories and more for the do it yourself TEENs or TWEENs
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The BEST Back to School DIY Projects for Teens and Tweens {Locker Decorations, Customized School Supplies, Accessories and MORE!}

We’ve gathered the BEST Back to School DIY projects and ideas for Teens and Tweens!  From set yourself apart locker decorations to show off your personal style – to personalizing and customizing school supplies – to adding a chic one of a kind style to your cell phone, tablet, laptop and gadget organizers!  Whether you are trying to create a personalized homework station, trick out your locker or just keep your earbuds and charging cords from ending up a tangled mess in the bottom of your backpack – {all while looking on point and uniquely you} – we’ve found the tutorials and inspiration for all that and a bag of chips!  {Literally.  There’s even a sweet notebook lunch bag tutorial for the chips!}

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Easy and Budget Friendly Ways to Organize your Kitchen - Hacks, Ideas, Space Saving tips and tricks for Organization in a small or big Kitchen
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EASY Budget Friendly Ways to Organize your Kitchen {Quick Tips, Space Saving Tricks, Clever Hacks & Organizing Ideas}

Looking for EASY and CHEAP ideas to quickly organize your kitchen?  We’ve gathered up the BEST ideas, hacks, organizing methods and tips for you!  Everything from space-saving clever contraptions for cluttered and mismatched pots and pans, getting your rolls of foil and wraps ltrly under wraps, organizational methods for that dog knot of a junk drawer you got going on there, out of control tupperware and lids, storing small kitchen appliances and utensils with ease – to the cutest DIY projects and do it yourself tutorials to organize the current chaos that is the heart of your home – the kitchen.  You won’t hardly recognize your functionally organized kitchen when you’re done with these!  But, for once, you’ll be able to find everything.  That’ll be easy to adjust to.  The hearing of harps might take a little longer to get used to.  

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DIY Pallet Projects {The BEST Reclaimed Wood Upcycle Ideas}

Looking for a really FUN do it yourself project to upcycle some old wood or remake from some wooden shipping pallets?   You sure aren’t alone!  These rickety ole things people used to throw away are hecka popular to repurpose nowadays!   Put on some gloves {splinters are shady – not to be underestimated} and let’s peruse the BEST DIY Pallet and Reclaimed Wood Projects to use for home improvement, crafts, decor, furniture and then some!  

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