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Get crafty with our best crafts including holiday, macrame, knitting, paper crafts, and more!

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These days, as we think more about sustainability, we’re coming back to the idea of visible mending, and making it stand out with high-impact patches and stitches. Learning how to use visible mending requires just a few inexpensive materials and basic embroidery stitches. #embroidery #jeanjacketapplique #howtosewpatches #thrifting #bhg
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Visible Mending Is a Beautiful Way to Repair Your Clothes

These days, as we think more about sustainability, we’re coming back to the idea of visible mending, and making it stand out with high-impact patches and stitches. Learning how to use visible mending requires just a few inexpensive materials and basic embroidery stitches. #embroidery #jeanjacketapplique #howtosewpatches #thrifting #bhg

We'll show you how to use faux peony bunches, ribbon, and a wire wreath form to create a wreath you’ll want to put up year after year. #wreath #peonywreath #fauxfloralwreath #diywreath #bhg
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Dress Up Your Front Door With an Easy DIY Peony Wreath

We'll show you how to use faux peony bunches, ribbon, and a wire wreath form to create a wreath you’ll want to put up year after year. #wreath #peonywreath #fauxfloralwreath #diywreath #bhg

If you've never worked with resin before, now's the time! It's easy to use, and there's truly no limit to what you can make with the clear substance. To make your own set of coasters, all you need is a round silicone mold, resin mixture, and dried flowers. We'll show you how to mix and pour the resin so that the flowers are perfectly suspended in the middle of the clear coasters. #resincrafts #resin #resincoasters #howtouseresin #howtomixresin #resinideas #bhg
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How to Make Colorful Resin Coasters with Dried Flowers

If you've never worked with resin before, now's the time! It's easy to use, and there's truly no limit to what you can make with the clear substance. To make your own set of coasters, all you need is a round silicone mold, resin mixture, and dried flowers. We'll show you how to mix and pour the resin so that the flowers are perfectly suspended in the middle of the clear coasters. #resincrafts #resin #resincoasters #howtouseresin #howtomixresin #resinideas #bhg

We'll show you how to cut and dry hydrangeas while they're in season, and then how to use the dried blooms to decorate an inexpensive grapevine wreath form. This handmade wreath is easy to make and as long as you're gentle while handling it and can be displayed for years to come. #hydrangeawreath #driedhydrangeas #hydrangeagarden #summerwreaths #bhg
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DIY Dried Hydrangea Wreath

We'll show you how to cut and dry hydrangeas while they're in season, and then how to use the dried blooms to decorate an inexpensive grapevine wreath form. This handmade wreath is easy to make and as long as you're gentle while handling it and can be displayed for years to come. #hydrangeawreath #driedhydrangeas #hydrangeagarden #summerwreaths #bhg

Whether it's a peacock with a vivid cascading tail or a colorful portrait of Frida Kahlo, each piece of whimsical artwork created by Bridget Collins is unique and extraordinary. #flowerart #flowercrafts #bhg

Mother Nature Inspires This Artist's Beautiful Botanical Artwork

Whether it's a peacock with a vivid cascading tail or a colorful portrait of Frida Kahlo, each piece of whimsical artwork created by Bridget Collins is unique and extraordinary. #flowerart #flowercrafts #bhg

Flowers are a classic and thoughtful Mother’s Day gift, but they don’t last very long. This year, give Mom a gorgeous art print made from her favorite fresh blooms. Our simple flower pounding technique makes it easy to transform fresh flowers into a gorgeous art piece she will love. #poundedflowerart #flowergifts #mothersday #giftideas #diygift #bhg

This Simple DIY Turns Fresh Flowers Into Beautiful Art

Flowers are a classic and thoughtful Mother’s Day gift, but they don’t last very long. This year, give Mom a gorgeous art print made from her favorite fresh blooms. Our simple flower pounding technique makes it easy to transform fresh flowers into a gorgeous art piece she will love. #poundedflowerart #flowergifts #mothersday #giftideas #diygift #bhg

Before you reach for the white shirts and messy bottles of dye, consider a reverse tie-dye project instead. Reverse tie-dye is exactly what it sounds like: Instead of adding color to white fabric, you're removing the dye from a solid-color piece of clothing. #tiedye #reversetiedye #bleachtiedye #bhg

How to Reverse Tie Dye Anything at Home

Before you reach for the white shirts and messy bottles of dye, consider a reverse tie-dye project instead. Reverse tie-dye is exactly what it sounds like: Instead of adding color to white fabric, you're removing the dye from a solid-color piece of clothing. #tiedye #reversetiedye #bleachtiedye #bhg

Whether it's a peacock with a vivid cascading tail or a colorful portrait of Frida Kahlo, each piece of whimsical artwork created by Bridget Collins is unique and extraordinary. #flowerart #flowercrafts #bhg

Mother Nature Inspires This Artist's Beautiful Botanical Artwork

Whether it's a peacock with a vivid cascading tail or a colorful portrait of Frida Kahlo, each piece of whimsical artwork created by Bridget Collins is unique and extraordinary. #flowerart #flowercrafts #bhg

Whether it's a peacock with a vivid cascading tail or a colorful portrait of Frida Kahlo, each piece of whimsical artwork created by Bridget Collins is unique and extraordinary. #flowerart #flowercrafts #bhg

Mother Nature Inspires This Artist's Beautiful Botanical Artwork

Whether it's a peacock with a vivid cascading tail or a colorful portrait of Frida Kahlo, each piece of whimsical artwork created by Bridget Collins is unique and extraordinary. #flowerart #flowercrafts #bhg

Turn a broken clay pot into something stunningly impressive by transforming it into a sweet fairy garden container overflowing with moss and a variety of succulents. #fairygarden #brokenpotfairygarden #fairygardendiy #gardendecor #bhg
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How to Make an Adorable Broken Pot Fairy Garden

Turn a broken clay pot into something stunningly impressive by transforming it into a sweet fairy garden container overflowing with moss and a variety of succulents. #fairygarden #brokenpotfairygarden #fairygardendiy #gardendecor #bhg

We'll show you how to make a farmhouse wreath to dress up your front porch for the season. You can use real flowers, but we paired faux blooms with a classic grapevine wreath to create a front door wreath that'll last for years to come. Finish the handmade spring wreath with a gray buffalo check bow. #diyideas #homedecordiy #diywreath #frontdoordecor #springwreath #bhg
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Make a Spring Farmhouse Wreath That Will Brighten Your Front Door

We'll show you how to make a farmhouse wreath to dress up your front porch for the season. You can use real flowers, but we paired faux blooms with a classic grapevine wreath to create a front door wreath that'll last for years to come. Finish the handmade spring wreath with a gray buffalo check bow. #diyideas #homedecordiy #diywreath #frontdoordecor #springwreath #bhg

Houseplants and succulents make inexpensive yet thoughtful gifts for everything from a housewarming to Mother's Day. That's why we created a free template for a wrap that just the right size for the nursery pots the plants typically come in. Customize your fabric planter with your favorite patterns and colors. #feltcrafts #craftideas #planters #houseplantdecor #diygifts #bhg Diy Home Crafts, Creative Crafts, Felt Crafts, Paper Crafts, House Plants Decor, Houseplants, Thoughtful Gifts, Diy Gifts, House Warming
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How to Make an Inexpensive Folded Felt Planter to Dress Up Your Houseplants

Houseplants and succulents make inexpensive yet thoughtful gifts for everything from a housewarming to Mother's Day. That's why we created a free template for a wrap that just the right size for the nursery pots the plants typically come in. Customize your fabric planter with your favorite patterns and colors. #feltcrafts #craftideas #planters #houseplantdecor #diygifts #bhg

Sew your own DIY envelope clutch with our simple step-by-step instructions. You don't need much fabric to create this simple sewn bag and we're sharing our free sewing pattern. This easy sewing project makes a great handmade holiday gift, festive stocking stuffer, or inexpensive birthday present. #freesewingpattern #beginnersewingprojects #freesewingpatterns #bhg Easy Sewing Projects, Diy Craft Projects, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Ideas, Project Ideas, Craft Ideas, Creative Crafts, Easy Crafts, Arts And Crafts

This DIY Envelope Clutch Is Perfect for a Night Out

Sew your own DIY envelope clutch with our simple step-by-step instructions. You don't need much fabric to create this simple sewn bag and we're sharing our free sewing pattern. This easy sewing project makes a great handmade holiday gift, festive stocking stuffer, or inexpensive birthday present. #freesewingpattern #beginnersewingprojects #freesewingpatterns #bhg

Grab some painters tape and a plain canvas to create modern art with sample paint pots. A spare sheet of plywood or a wood canvas works as a surface, too. #paintsamplecrafts #leftoverpaintideas #craftideas #diy #crafts #bhg Canvas Art Projects, Easy Canvas Art, Wood Canvas, Blank Canvas, Modern Canvas Art, Modern Paintings, Diy Canvas, Geometric Painting, Geometric Wall Art

12 Genius Uses for Leftover Sample Paint Pots

Grab some painters tape and a plain canvas to create modern art with sample paint pots. A spare sheet of plywood or a wood canvas works as a surface, too. #paintsamplecrafts #leftoverpaintideas #craftideas #diy #crafts #bhg

This DIY wallet features multiple pockets to keep your important cards, cash, and loose change organized. Customize your handmade wallet with your favorite patterned fabric for a card case you’ll love using every day. This fun sewing project comes together in an afternoon and requires just a few easy-to-master techniques. #freesewingpattern #beginnersewingprojects #freesewingpatterns #bhg Bag Patterns To Sew, Sewing Patterns Free, Free Sewing, Fabric Wallet, Diy Wallet, Handmade Wallets, Handmade Bags, Creative Crafts, Fun Crafts

How to Sew a Handmade Fabric Wallet You'll Use Every Day

This DIY wallet features multiple pockets to keep your important cards, cash, and loose change organized. Customize your handmade wallet with your favorite patterned fabric for a card case you’ll love using every day. This fun sewing project comes together in an afternoon and requires just a few easy-to-master techniques. #freesewingpattern #beginnersewingprojects #freesewingpatterns #bhg

Make your wine stand out from the other bottles with its own handmade bag. Any color combo of felt will work—we kept ours neutral with a pop of color at the base so it can be used for wine-toting all year. #freesewingpattern #beginnersewingprojects #freesewingpatterns #bhg Diy And Crafts Sewing, Easy Sewing Projects, Crafts To Sell, Chipboard Crafts, Homemade Fathers Day Gifts, Diy Gifts, Wine Stand, Felt Fabric, Knitted Blankets

How to Make a Felt Wine Bag

Make your wine stand out from the other bottles with its own handmade bag. Any color combo of felt will work—we kept ours neutral with a pop of color at the base so it can be used for wine-toting all year. #freesewingpattern #beginnersewingprojects #freesewingpatterns #bhg