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Searching the Web for the Best Do It Yourself Projects

Here are some more of my favorites.  These best do it yourself projects range from simple gardening ideas to accent your outdoor space, to fairly complicated DIY tutorials for larger indoor projects. My only requirement for an idea to land on this page is that it must be tasteful.  I also love projects that make use of normal household items, that can be transformed into new creations.

Top Easy Dp It Yourself projectsThe page is updated almost daily, so be sure to check back often.  If you find a best DIY project that you like, just click on the link below the image to go to the website for more inspiration or tutorials on how to achieve the project yourself.

Stenciled animal mugsStenciled Animal mugs.  Love the look!  Tutorial –>> Country Living

Origami mobileOrigami Mobile: Made with 228 pieces of paper, fishing line, crimp beads, a glass bead for weight and a lot of time.  Shared from Deviant Art

DIY liquid water colors from old MarkersDIY Liquid Watercolors made from old Markers. Genius!  Shared from Finding my Marbles

Rag BasketRag Basket.  Made from Scraps of material.   Tutorial — >> Handmade by Annabelle

DIY dryer top ironing boardDIY Dryer top ironing board.  Tutorial –>> Crafty Fox

Stamped CookiesStamped Cookies – Could make a hole and use as ornaments too!  Shared from Country Living.

Chocolate ButterfliesChocolate butterflies DIY project using a book. The book gives a realistic pose. Tutorial –>> We Lived Happily Ever After

DIY flip down kid's deskDIY Flip down kids desk – Tutorial –>>> Ana White Homemaker

Mirrored cake standsFabulous mirrored cupcake stands.  Adjustable if you need it less high. Tutorial –>>  Tikkido

Wine glasses dipped in chalk board paint.Wine glasses dipped in chalk board paint and then labeled with guest’s name in chalk. Great idea!    Shared from –>>  Just short of Crazy.

Doily Dress TutorialDoily Dress Folding Tutorial – Perfect for a wedding shower. Shared from –>> Paper Paws Etc  (This site has been removed from Google Blogs but this video gives some instructions on the project.)Bleach containers used as paint potsLarge and small bleach bottles can be rinsed and cut to create stands and portable holders for paint — especially useful for jobs that require working on a ladder.  Shared from –>> Martha Stewart

Door hanging made of recyled metallic cansCute door hanger with 3-D flowers that are upcycled from aluminum cans and attached to a painted board and hanging with coordinated ribbon.  Available at Etsy.

Cut paper candle decorationDIY Cut paper candle decoration – instructions –>> How about Orange

Easy Tissue Paper CandlesEasy Tissue Paper Candles – Tutorial –>> Tissue Paper Crafts.

How to peel an orange.Why have I never known this before?  Cut or pull the top and bottom circles from the orange/tangerine. Then slit between two sections and roll it out.  Source –  Recipes Just 4U

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Nikki @ Tikkido

Sunday 8th of June 2014

Thanks so much for sharing my mirrored cake stand tutorial!


Sunday 8th of June 2014

My pleasure Nikki! Kind regards, Carol

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