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Weekend Project: Sisal Rope Art


Below the wall hanging, the Experimental Decor Bud Vase holds a trio of blooming yellow flowers.

A few weekends ago, torrential-like downpours in the Bay Area reconfigured my plans from playing outside with my dog all day to sitting in …

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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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Cloudy With a Chance of DIY!

Having your ‘head in the clouds’ isn’t a great thing, that is, unless if you have this simple, decorative DIY project on your mind! Shed a little personality onto your living space with these cloud cut-outs. In just a …

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Quirky, Corky, and Ready to DIY!

BY CHRISTEN, WRITING TEAM INTERN

There are a handful of things that just about every college student’s walls have in common: a dreadfully bleak paint color, an attempt to hide that color with a mishmash of posters, and a cork …

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From TV Dinners to Trendy Decor!

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BY CHRISTEN, WRITING TEAM INTERN

If you’re anything like me, you’re young, you’re innovative, and you have an exceptionally cramped living space! It’s not easy finding a way to decorate our miniature apartments with pieces that are practical, stylish, and

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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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Monday Night Fever

BY CHRISTEN, WRITING TEAM INTERN

If the beautiful spring weather isn’t enough to get you off that couch, this DIY project is just the ticket! You won’t be able to sit still with your very own homemade CD disco ball

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Up, Up, and Upholster!

If you think your ottoman is approaching the point of no return, wait! Just because there’s a stain or a rip on your chair doesn’t mean its days are done. If you’ve thought of spending an exuberant amount of cash …

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Deck the Walls with Lids of Boxes!

They may say, “Don’t judge a book by its cover,” however, I think that you should judge a shoe by its box. Why? I present to you the Jeffrey Campbell shoebox precedent. The new foundation for judging all other shoes …

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DIY Gift Tags and Green Last Minute Gifts!

Ok, it’s crunch time. You’ve wrapped your gifts using festive and eco-friendly gift wrap, and NOW in this ModLife exclusive, you’ll have the opportunity to print out our SUPER CUTE ModCloth gift tags and cards to fancify your gift-giving …

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Handmade Holidays: A Crafty Gift Guide

Like to give unique gifts to your special someones? Recently, we visited two popular Pittsburgh craft fairs to explore what tantalizing options we have for handmade holiday gifts. The I Made It! shows periodically showcase local, hip crafters’ wares at …

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DIY Eco-Festive Gift Wrap

Give new life to your unused and forgotten paper products by transforming them into DIY eco-friendly gift wrap for the holidays!

According to GreenAnswers.com, 4 millions tons of gift wrap and gift bags are wasted during the holiday season. …

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The Merry Mason Jar

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Mason jars – they’re simple, inexpensive, and offer a world of possibilities when it comes to holiday decor! No longer exclusively relegated to canning and pickling, these rustic, old-fashioned containers can also be used to create …

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Make Bee-tiful Candles for the Holidays

(Image Above: Photo by Ellen Jaskol at the The Rocky Mountain News)

Back when I was a kid and didn’t have an income, except for my allowance, I remember getting really creative with gifts. Well, it’s a recession and it’s …

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