How to make your own wire picture holder

wire picture holder image via amazon.com
A wire picture holder is not only decorative but also makes a great gift. You can use them for photos in the dining room or as nameplate for a family holiday dinner. They are inexpensive and easy to make. So, if you do not want to shell out money for buying one, go to a store like Lowe’s and buy a roll of 18 gauge wire (about 110 ft.) for under $5. read more

DIY ChalkBoard Paint

chalkboard 1 | photo by Graham Hill http://flic.kr/p/hAJZt4 via Creative Commons

DIY ChalkBoard Paint – As seen in cute coffee shops and fun DIY projects, DIY ChalkBoard Paint has grown in popularity to create a rustic and creative vibe to any project, place, and items for décor.  Once originated in the classroom, the chalkboard surface now gives a shabby chic effect to any room. The best part is that it can be used with many themes for many purposes to create an artistic environment for anyone willing to pick up a piece of chalk. Not to mention, it’s something that can keep your children entertained for hours on end. read more

DIY vinyl record bowl

DIY Vinyl Record Bowl | By Stacie Stacie Stacie (http://www.flickr.com/photos/35754040@N04/) | Creative Commons

Here at Craftcorners.com we’re huge fans of vinyl record crafts. There are just so many fun and creative things you can do to repurpose old vinyl records into fun and decorative items for your home! This blog post is going to follow along in the fine tradition, with one major difference: rather than just simply making another piece of decor, we’re going to be creating something you’ll really be able to use around the house. In this post we’re going to show you how you can take an ordinary every day vinyl record and turn it into an absolutely one of a kind bowl. Read on to learn all about it! read more

Make a Baseball Pinata

Baseball pinata eyes on the prize by Myles Grant | http://www.flickr.com/photos/mylesdgrant/3301306189/ via Creative Commons

What is a pinata? It is a pretty box decorated with the shape that we want, and which contains candies and confetti. Hang it in the air, on the ceiling or a tree branch for example, and destroy it with baseball bats, to recover the delicious treasure it contains! It's the perfect animation for a birthday party or birthday party. read more

DIY Pinata

DIY pinata

How to Make a Pinata? – Fall is definitely in the air here at the Craft Corners headquarters in northern Alabama. It’s just about time to start thinking about outdoor parties again. And if you’re going to have a birthday party or an outdoor Spring celebration event, you might be wanting a pinata! Sure, you could visit the local corner store and buy a donkey or a star, but if you want a more personalized pinata, you can make your own in just 5 easy steps! read more