Category Archive: Crafts

May 16

How to Color Tint Mason Jars for Craft Projects

This super simple method of how to color tint mason jars for craft projects can become every color of the rainbow. You can create pastel hues or big bold bright shades depending on how food color you choose to use. These decorative mason jars can become a storage containers, a battery operated tea light holder, …

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May 12

How to Make a Cupcake or Cake Stand Project

This step by step tutorial of how to make a cupcake or cake stand project is beautiful way to display desserts for brunches, birthday parties, potlucks and summer BBQ’s. You can buy new matching plates or get creative by using frugal thrift store glassware finds for this project. You can permanently glue the pieces together …

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Apr 27

How To Weave Knotted Jute Net Bottles

This step by step tutorial of how to weave knotted jute net bottles is another way to add creatively twisted rustic charm to your homestead. Most of us have had a lesson or two in macrame skills as a child, so here is a refresher course with 2 different project tutorials. Cotton twine, linen, hemp, …

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Apr 26

Family Birthday Dates Reminder Sign

This step by step tutorial of how to create a family birthday dates reminder sign is a fabulous way to call to attention in a color coded fashion everyone’s birthday per month. This birthday reminder sign is not only a way to remember when to send out birthday cards, buy gifts, make phone calls or …

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Apr 22

Make Your Own Gorgeous Marbled Cups

        Create your own set of gorgeous marbled cups or mugs. These would be a nice unique gift for Mother’s day next month. I see mismatched cups and mugs at thrift stores all the time and some of them are really neatly shaped and all of them are super inexpensive. While they don’t usually come …

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Apr 01

How To Build A Cheese Press

        If you like to make your own cheese or would like to make your own cheese then you might like having a cheese press. A cheese press is used to consolidate the curds and remove the whey from the cheese, weight or sometime a screw down type of press is used. Here Fable Farms …

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