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DIY Tiered Dessert Trays

Do you love decor? Do you love thrifting? Then combine both of your loves — along with the love of food — by crafting an alluring DIY tiered dessert tray. If you’re hosting a party or are invited to …

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5 Questions for the Hilarious Amy Sedaris

Simple Times Crafts for Poor People by Amy SedarisLook out, DIY fanatics! Comedienne and authority on all things fabulous, Amy Sedaris, is here to set you straight. Whether you’re wondering how to cope with the dangers of a hot glue gun or wondering what to do with …

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Have a Handmade Holiday Contest!

There are many ways to give the gift of DIY, from food to crafts, from music to something sewn with love. What inspires your handmade holiday gifts? If you are planning on sending something sewn to a loved one, or …

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Best Job Ever: Jenny Hart, Embroidery Entrepreneur

Think embroidery’s something only grandma gets a kick out of? Then you haven’t met Jenny Hart, stitching’s savvy sweetheart. The Austin, Texas-based artist and owner of Sublime Stitching brings a modern, innovative touch to the ancient craft with her …

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DIY Mustaches for All!

Ah, November. A month of mustaches, bristly facial hair, and scruffy-looking male employees. Here at the ModCloth offices, we’re once again celebrating “Movember,” a month of awareness-raising around men’s health issues, particularly prostate and testicular cancer.

Last Movember, we saluted …

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We Love Mew

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In this delightful project titled, “Dresses I Didn’t Buy,” artist Oliva Mew recreates miniature felt versions of dresses she’s spotted in online shops.  We are flattered to notice a few teeny tiny versions of dresses from the ModCloth …

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Raise Your Glass to Crafts: An Interview With Kyla Francis

Early morning. Alarm goes off. You, Golem-esque, bleary with sleep, climb out of bed. Shuffle to the kitchen. Open fridge. Orange juice. Need glass. Open cupboard. Look at glasses. And then, suddenly, you feel that morning fog begin to roll …

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8 DIY Sites to Follow on Twitter

If your weapon of choice is a glue gun, we recommend following these 8 craftastic accounts!

@craft — Craft ‘n’ tweet to your heart’s content by following Craft zine, which tweets daily “How-To” videos and posts, along with some …

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Read All About It! Make Your Own Gardening Pots

If you’ve been thinking of starting your miniature garden, you’re in luck! There’s an easy, earth-friendly way to do it. Make your own biodegradable starter pots from non-glossy magazines or newspapers that you have sitting around!

I came across this …

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Picture Frame Earring Holders

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Today’s DIY project was inspired by blog reader Denise, who wanted a fun DIY project for earrings. Hope this helps, Denise!

Keeping in the theme of jewelry displays that are actually pleasing to the eye, I decided to make use …

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