We think staying inside to escape the cold has made some bloggers super creative because the DIYs we were introduced to this month are nothing short of incredible!
These adorable bee cloches are the perfect way to add a little bit of sunshine and warmth to the dreary winter day!
For the book lovers in your life, these quotation mark bookends are the perfect present!
Keep your beverages hot and sassy with these DIY travel mugs!
Make your letters and notes pastel and personalized with this dip-dyed watercolor stationery.
This watercolor tableware is almost too pretty to eat off of, even with the use of non-toxic porcelain paint!
Want to add an edgy element to your home, while also brightening your space? Check out our latest DIY which uses a rustic tray, a plain mirror and some sassy leather trim to create a chic decoration that is sure to be the fairest on your wall!
What You’ll Need:
1 1/4” Stamped Animal Leather Ribbon
E60001. Glue your leather trim down the middle of the bottom of the tray, and up five inches.
2. Then wrap the leather around the top of the mirror, with about a foot for hanging of trim hanging loosely at the top.
3. Glue the trim to the other side of the mirror. Cut any excess trim leather.
4. Place E6000 on the back of the mirror and place it inside the tray.
5. Let your mirror dry overnight before hanging.
The East is about to be hit with a blizzard of epic proportions! For many this means school cancellations and work closings. And if you’re lucky enough to have a snow day, but don’t know what to do with your glorious day off, here are a few of our suggestions.
Build a blanket fort. Hide from the cold, and embrace your inner child by making a cavernous fort using sheets!
If your electricity kicks out, the fun is just beginning! Let the shadows do the talking with a shadow puppet theater!
Craft the perfect hot chocolate. With an entire day to spend however you want, and the snow beating at your windows and door, fight away the freeze by creating the perfect hot chocolate.
Bring the outdoors indoors by making beautiful snowflakes out of paper!
Notice that your wall space is looking a little bare? Spruce it up with some multi-purpose wall decor! Mirrors are a great way to freshen up an empty wall, they instantly make your room look bigger, and they reflect light making your room look brighter too! But don’t settle for just any average mirror, check out these DIY options to add even more personality to your pad.
The ultimate in winter accessories this season? The pompom hat. From fashion bloggers to tiny toddlers, the pompom hat has taken over the city by polar vortex. And we’re all in. Who cares about hat hair when you’re rocking a classic beanie topped with a fun and funky pompom? Our favorite thing about this trend? It’s so easy to DIY. So grab a basic beanie, a fluffy fur pompom; and prepare to be both stylish and toasty at the same time!
What You’ll Need:
Large Fur Pompoms
Needle & Thread
1. Place your pompom at the very tip of the hat.
2. Use a heavy-duty needle to sew it into place. Try not to get the fur caught in your stitches!
Have a stained or shrunken sweater that doesn’t stand a chance paired with a chronic case of cold ears? Make a hat!
Another day, another hat made from a sweater!
Learn how to make a giant yarn pompom hat and embrace the pompom trend with open arms.
No reason not to look cool while you’re warm and toasty! This studded hat DIY will make you look edgy without sacrificing comfort.
Only a few days left to save 10% on our leather trims with code LEATHER101! Take stock up on everything you need to make some super chic DIYs for the home, your hobbies, and your outfit!
Use colorful leather trim to make a cool set of braided bracelets!
An old belt, or a stamped leather ribbon can be used to make a rustic leather camera strap.
This grown-up hair bow is perfect for winter hairstyles.
Not all diamonds sparkle! Make a geometric design with this diamond leather necklace.
Keep your sweaters under wraps with these storage containers, and kick those plastic bins to the curb.
These bohemian bracelets pair crystal sparkle with matte leather, making for a perfect combination of styles.
Looking for a cute DIY to make for the little people in your life? These trim-embellished moccasins make a great baby shower present. They’re comfy, cute, and the funky ombre trim makes them colorful! What You’ll Need:
15mm Ombre Rococo Trim
Needle and Tread
1. Sew your rococo trim on the top of the shoe and all the way around the lining of the shoe.
2. Cut any excess trim, and glue the edges to keep it from fraying.
3. Repeat the same steps on the other shoe.
Kids clothes and accessories were MADE for DIYing. Why? The projects are smaller, the patterns are cuter, and the recipients are guaranteed to look adorable! Check out these projects for the little one in your life.
She’ll sing, dance and play in the rain with these festive glitter rain boots!
A hoodie for that adorable little stegosaurus in your life!
Make this easy and adorable bubble romper for your baby!
This chic little side button sweater is surprisingly easy to make!
The temperatures have finally dropped, and the first snow has hit the streets. And this is only the beginning. If you’re enjoying the blistery weather from the comfort of your home, these snow day DIYs might just be the projects to get you off that comfy couch and into your snow shoes!
Make these ice mandalas using bright materials like petals, berries and leaves; and leave them up all winter long!
Make beautiful ice lanterns to light your way.
Combine the two above DIYs to make a cool and colorful candle holder!
And if you’re looking to make a larger than life project, why not try your hand at making this incredible igloo!