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5 DIY gift wrap ideas

Everybody loves receiving gifts. Sometimes the presents you receive aren’t exactly what you had in mind, but as the saying goes, “it’s the thought that counts.” One way to show your thoughtfulness in gift-giving is to wrap every present with something special. Going beyond the generic paper (or – gasp… Read more


How to build your own coffee table

The coffee table is often the focal point of a living room. It’s where you gather with your friends and family when they come over, it can serve as an eating surface while you watch television, it’s a place to prop up your feet and it’s, of course, a spot… Read more

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How to make your own snow globes out of mason jars

Is there anything more magical than a snow globe? With a few twists of your wrist, you can put a serene setting under blizzard-like conditions. Watching the “snowflakes” swirl around rapidly and then fall calmly to the bottom is something that never gets old. But have you ever wanted to… Read more

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6 ways to upcycle your bedroom

Making over your bedroom can be a time-consuming, expensive, and altogether overwhelming project. If you throw in the added factor of wanting to be eco-conscious in the process, it may seem nearly impossible. But that’s only if your Pinterest game is off. Upcycling your old stuff or thrift store finds… Read more