Industrial House Numbers

House Number

Which part of your house does anyone first see and notice? The house facade, of course! Even strangers simply passing by can see it. This is why designing and decorating it is just as important as any part of your home… I think it’s safe to say that one of the usually overlooked detail in our facade is […]

How to make Kans grass paper flower

Paper Flowers

Sometimes paper flowers are better than real ones because they last longer and do not need maintenance. They are also great decorations for house parties. Their colours are more solid and brighter so people are sure to notice them. This beautiful paper flower project best imitates kans grass/Saccharum spontaneum. You can use craft paper or make customised ones […]

DIY Cork Stamps

Cork Stamp

This is one of the most common and easiest ideas to do with old corks from wine bottles. Since corks are basically just taken out of tree trunks, no two pieces are alike. Their surfaces are unique. Therefore by turning them into stamps you also have a unique design without having to spend a single penny […]

DIY Candles from Crayons

Crayon Candles

Have small pieces of wax crayons that your kids can’t use anymore? Don’t throw them and create small colourful candles instead.  These DIY wax candles could be perfect additions to any room in your house Materials: Wax Old crayons Candle Wick Glass cups Paper cups Steps: In each paper cup, put wax and one color […]

DIY Print on Wood

DIY Print on Wood

Ever had that great arts and crafts idea you never were able to do because it requires resources you don’t have? It’s time-consuming, expensive, and/or too complicated to do. I have always wanted to print my digital masterpieces on various things like on the wall, on a bag, smooth stones, and wood. That’s why I […]

Unshrink Your Clothes!

Ever had one of those moments when you thought you suddenly got bigger that your shirt doesn’t fit anymore? Then you realize it was just the clothing that shrunk. It’s quite frustrating especially if it’s one of the best outfits you have… and you’ve only worn it a few times. Well it doesn’t have to “rot” in […]

Transfer Photos on to Timber

Steps on how to transfer photo on wood

Thinking of a new way to display memorable photos at home? Forget picture frames and use the timber you have at home instead for an absolutely unique look! Transferring a photo to a piece of wood takes around 20 minutes. What we like more about this idea is that you can customize the look any way you […]

How To Make Biodegradable Newspaper Seedling Pots

A sustainable and free seedling pot.

What I dislike most about growing plants – or rather what I find scary – is transplanting seedlings. To me they are like newborn babies that you’d be afraid to carry for fear of breaking their soft bones or dropping them on the floor. Ooh! If you feel the same way about these baby plants, you’re going to […]

Soda Pop Tab Bracelet

Soda Pop Bracelet

With just a little resourcefulness and creativity, you can make some pretty accessories for you and your daughter.  This bracelet is made out of soda pop tabs and a red ribbon – a very easy DIY project! Materials: Soda pop tabs Ribbon (color of your choice) Nail polish (color of your choice, to be used […]

Plastic Bottle Planters

Green hair planter recycled plastic bottles

Here’s one way to recycle PET bottles. And while you are at it, bond with your kids by asking them to put faces on those grass seed planters. 🙂 Materials: Empty plastic bottles Scissors Nail or pen to create holes at the bottom of the bottle Soil Grass seeds Googly eyes or cardboard/paper and markers Glue […]