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Make your own bar stool cushion

Summer time brings brighter days and warmer nights, which often means more time spent relaxing with friends and families, hosting barbecues and having pool parties while enjoying the serene weather conditions. To update the look of your bar stool cushion so they can better match the refreshing weather, we are sharing  (and all those refreshing summer cocktails) here are some simple steps to redecorate bar stool cushion covers. You’ll need: Cushion foam or sponge material  (If you’re replacing old cushions you can use the cushion padding from those) Fabric One roll of thin elastic Button cover kit (if you’d like

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How to organize your craft room

Most avid craft lovers have one thing in common: tons of crafting stuff and not enough space to put it all. If your craft room is a mess of spilt buttons, tangled ribbons, unraveled thread, wrinkled fabrics, dried glue, and glitter glistening on every crevice, don’t fear. You’re not the only one. And because of this ever-so-common crafting problem, we’ve compiled a list of tips to keep your crafting room or space as organized as possible. The main tip is to utilize every possible storage space. If you’re limited with craft space try hanging baskets from the ceiling. For inexpensive

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How to make your DIY sand timer

Sand Timer – Even though most children these days have cell phones and iPads and are more tech literate than a lot of adults, they can still enjoy getting their hands dirty with a new craft every now and then.  One particularly fun project that you can work on with your kids is to put together 30 minute hourglass sand timers using a few very simple materials. So if you can convince them to put those video games down for just half an hour, you can have them help you gather the following materials and get started: Two empty plastic

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How to make Euro pillow covers

Euro pillow covers | With their large, square design, European or “Euro” pillows are perfect for adding some extra flair to any bedroom. Their square shape provides contrast from your other pillows and easily allows you to add a simple accent to your bed spread. Typically these pillows measure 26 inches squared, so make sure you have enough fabric to make these euro pillow covers. Materials You’ll Need –          26”x 26” pillow –          3/4 yards of desired fabric –          Scissors –          Sewing machine –          Matching thread –          Pins Instructions Cut one piece of 27”x 27” fabric and two 27”x 16½”

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Thanksgiving craft idea: Throw a puppet show

  Thanksgiving craft idea – A really fun way to get kids thinking about Thanksgiving and what they’re thankful for is by having them make their own Thanksgiving puppets. The great thing about this project is that the kids will have fun making their puppets and then enjoy playing with them after as well. You can use this opportunity to teach them about Thanksgiving or simply just ask them what they’re thankful for! Here’s what you need: – Multi-colored pack of felt – Precut felt flowers – Pom-poms – Googley eyes – Needle – One spool of thread – Scissors

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