Fall is the craftiest time of the year. The vibrant color of the falling leaves, the spicy smell of pumpkin spice, the crisp temperatures – it all combines to make us want to snuggle inside and get crafty. So we've gathered three of our favorite easy craft projects to enjoy on a beautiful fall day.
So easy, so fun ... this case will put a smile on your face every time you use your phone! From Adventure Time Crafts, flippin' adorable stuff to make from the land of Ooo: projects for plush toys, chic jewelry, crafty home decor & stylish fashions straight from the Candy Kingdom.
A terrarium is a luscious, unique way to display nature in your home. Horticulturist Tovah Martin shares her step-by-step technique for making a moss terrarium - so easy and fun, and the result is a real conversation piece.
We have many new moms here at the BBL offices, and we’re always looking for quick, easy, and cute knitting patterns. One of our favorite things to knit for little ones are animal hats. That’s why we’re thrilled that Brandy Fortune, author of Just Like Me Knits has shared the Jesse Doll Bear Hat pattern with us!
Whether you’re picking some blooms from your own garden or buying them loose from a florist, here’s how to do a simple, loose arrangement of one to three flower types; no green foam or frogs necessary! This method works well with tulips, zinnias, and daisies among others.
Paper flowers are always in season. Just like real flowers, they are substantial yet delicate, impermanent yet artful. Rebecca Thuss and Patrick Farrell have perfected the art of the paper flower, and share their time-tested techniques to transform simple materials into exquisite blooms in their new book, Paper to Petal. These fanciful blossoms never wilt, […]
While perusing Jenni Radosevich’s wonderful blog ISpyDIY.com, I came across these to-die-for bracelets. After visiting a few trim stores, I had the material I needed to make these babies come to life. I went to multiple stores only because I could – having access to NYC’s garment district – but all the materials can be […]
I have controlled my air travel neuroses through the power of meditative knitting. Mantras like "air travel is safer than driving" couldn't loosen my grip over the arm rest. What calmed me was a very simple solution: click together a set of needles with thread, forming chains of knits and pearls, all the way to the West Coast.
Make the most of Memorial Day weekend—and the whole summer—with these tips, recipes and more.
Give your junk drawer button stash new life by stitching them into pretty greeting cards