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Collection by Ila Carlson Valentine

Ila Carlson Valentine
Twine Lanterns, would look great outside

Lantern DIY: Let there be light! - Splash of Something

I joined a Pinterest a little more than a month ago and have been slowly falling in love with it ever since. Does anyone else use the site? Seriously, it’s crazy nifty and can easily fill hours and hours of your time with great ideas and tons o’ eye candy. I’ve started a few boards,...Read More »

Brownie in a Cup ~ Wipe the outside of the cup with rubbing alcohol. Use an oil based Sharpie paint marker, then write the instructions onto the cup. Let the Sharpie dry completely for 24 hours. Place your cup in a cold oven, then bake at 450 degrees for 30 minutes. Crack your oven door and let the cup cool down with the oven to prevent cracking. This would be great as a gift, add the dry ingredients and wrap.

DIY | Tea Towel

Create your own tea towels with this very easy diy! You only need fabric markers, and some ikea fabric. Perfect as a gift or a craft to do with the kids!

Giftology: How to Make Tissue Paper Flowers | Learn the art of gift wrapping from the experts at Hallmark. Watch our easy video tutorial to see how to make your gift stand out with a DIY tissue paper flower: five sheets + fold + fluff = fabulous!

Giftology: how to make tissue paper flowers

Learn how to make flowers out of tissue paper with this fun video from Hallmark. Tissue paper flowers are great for dressing up a gift or DIY party decor.

Creative & Easy DIY Valentine project from The Seasonal + Gift Idea!

Valentine Kisses & Hugs (D.I.Y. Decor & Gift Idea!)

In case you haven’t noticed…. I love to use styrofoam sheets when I need to create a whimsical shape or as a base for holiday decor. Past Project Examples: So, when the nice …

Similar to Walnut Hollow's Basswood Country Rounds, this round is a full 1 inch…

Round Basswood Plaque by ArtMinds®

The round-shaped wooden plaque has a finely sanded surface and natural bark around the outer edge. It makes a great base for candlescapes, silk flower arrangements and rustic craft projects. Plus, it's ready to decorate with paints, stains, decoupage, rubber stamps, embellishments, carved designs or woodburned designs.

≥ Vogelhuis / nestkastje theepot met kop & schotel, leuk kado. - Tuindecoratie -

≥ Vogelhuis / nestkastje theepot met kop & schotel, leuk kado. - Tuindecoratie -

Braid old towels together to create this sophisticated bath mat!

Recycled Towel Bathmat

Braid old towels together to create this sophisticated bath mat!

Watering Can Sun Catcher Sun Catcher Suncatcher by WillowTreeLoft

Watering Can Sun Catcher, Sun Catcher, Suncatcher, Crystal Sun Catcher, Beaded Sun Catcher, Crystal Beaded Suncatcher, Garden Decor,Yard Art

Put this rustic watering can sun catcher in your yard and add a little wow & pizzazz! Strung with beautiful blue & green peacock colored acrylic beads and clear acrylic water drop beads. Really dazzles & sparkles when the sun hits the clear beads! A Willow Tree Loft one-of-a-kind item. - Overall hanging height: approx 31" - Watering can * handle to spout: 16" * 11" tall * 6.5" wide - 12 strands of acrylic beads strung on 50 lb. mono-filament


DIY Home Decorating

DIY Home Decorating added a new photo — with Bordás Barbara and 3 others.

Recycling spoons, into dragonflies. What s beautiful idea! Can find them cheap at thrift store, instead of destroying family airlooms!

Boston Life Magazine - Boston's Voice of Cultural Diversity

Boston's Voice of Cultural Diversity

Decorating for Valentines Day - Amanda Jane Brown

Create a fun Valentines Day centerpiece using conversation hearts!

drawing in books

She reached up

Inspired by the illustration on the cover of Shel Silverstein's "The Giving Tree"

lovely I love altered books.


Made this fabric book during the class of Nellie Wortman. I used a lot of fabric, lace, paper and paint.

The 11 Best Coffee Filter Crafts | Page 2 of 3 | The Eleven Best

From flowers to wreaths, tap into your crafty side with one of these 11 Best Coffee Filter Crafts.