How to Stencil a Floor

I purchased the Symmetric Mandala Floor Stencil and it arrived within just a few days – super fast. I took a few days to decide where I was going to place the stencil and decided that I would stencil my staircase landing. The process was super easy.

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How to Create a Watermark and Add it to Your Etsy Shop Images

Want to add a watermark to your images? Don’t know how to do it yourself? I’ve created a step-by-step tutorial to help you create your watermark and add it to your images with just a few clicks of a button using Pixlr.com.

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How to Make a One Sheet Paper Purse for Gifting

I’m back with an easy tutorial – it’s the One Sheet Paper Purse for Gifting.  These little bags are super quick to make and look absolutely adorable making them perfect for this holiday season. Let’s start with materials. You’ll need: 1 – 12″ x 12″ or 8.5″ x 11″ Paper or Cardstock 12″ piece of […]

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Upcycled Tutorial | Mother’s Day GIFT for Mom – Safety Pin Necklaces

  Here are two options for a totally adorable and easy peasy handmade gift for the mom who takes her safety pins (although maybe not her own personal safety) seriously. You will need safety pins, jump rings (you can definitely make this project without jump rings, but it will hang nicer with them) and seed […]

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Aquarian Bath: How to Dye Hair Red Naturally with Henna Powder

If you are among the 7 in 10 women now coloring your hair it could be a good idea to think about the chemicals that go into this process. If you use a synthetic dye what is actually happening is you are opening up the hair’s cuticle and the chemicals get inside the hair and […]

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Upcycled Flower Garland | Sesame Seed Designs

EcoEtsy Team Member Casey of Sesame Seed Designs (home of the famous upcycled cashmere sweaters & more!)  makes, with her own two hands – toys, accessories and home goods that are natural, sustainable and made with great care and attention to detail. Her business has grown from her love of nature and her love of […]

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Homemade Fire Starters Using Dryer Lint

Excess build up of dryer lint in the dryer vent can cause fire if not cleaned regularly. I clean out the vent annually in fear of an accidental fire. Also, you should always clean out the lint screen before starting a new load since clogged screen will delay the drying time and it won’t be […]

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Upcycled Necklace Tutorial – LOVE NOTE Necklace for Valentine’s Day

This is an easy, peasy necklace tutorial of mine that makes a great Valentine’s gift project. The colorful scrap paper used inside can be switched out easily and you can use the back of the paper for a little Valentine’s Day note! All the supplies to make one – you just add your own papers […]

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Rust & Sunshine: Shrinky Bracelet

Yesterday I blew your mind with an Upcycled Bubble Wrap Jewelry post.  Get ready for another why didn’t I think of that moment.  I found this great tutorial that takes your average plastic food container that is also non-biodegradable and turns it into stunning jewelry.  Read more.. 2,109 total views, no views today

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