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DIY Magazine Storage Holder

  Magazine storage boxes – If you’re anything like me, you always end up having stacks of magazines! I’ll admit I’m a sucker for the latest gossip magazines while waiting in line at the grocery store and I’m often signed up for various monthly subscriptions. If you have a multiple-member household then this problem is only multiplied! Furthermore, I hate throwing away magazines because a couple times a year I love going through them and pulling out pictures and articles to make collages. Instead of shoving them in drawers and accumulating piles, I decided this is a great opportunity to

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How to make your own bead necklaces

Necklace ideas – A hand-made necklace can be a much more memorable gift than a ready-made one. You can make your own beaded necklace instead of spending money on those pricey neck pieces available in the market. Here are some items you will need to make a stunning necklace at home: Assorted wooden and plastic beads Flexible beading wires Scissors Measuring tape Crimp beads Clasps Once you have collected this stuff from an online store, you can start making some nice necklaces. Here are some steps which will help you do that. Pick suitable beads Pick beads that are elegant and

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Make your own cd sculpture

  In today’s project we’re going to go over how you can go about making your very own “CD sculpture”. So what exactly is a CD sculpture? It’s any number of things – you can use this fun crafting idea to make a wall hanging, an intricate piece of art, or even a bead-like entry way. We really love this project because its very fun, very easy, and looks absolutely fantastic. So without further ado – let’s get right to it! What You’ll Need Blank compact discs – you can find these anywhere they sell computer hardware. Some very long

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How to make flower pot people

  Flower Pot People –  If you are looking for a fun craft that can add a unique element to your backyard, here’s the perfect project.  Just follow these instructions to make a flower pot person. Materials needed: Flower pots 12 with a six-inch diameter (arms) 12 with an eight-inch diameter (legs) 2 with a 12-inch diameter (body) 1 with a 10-inch diameter (head) Twelve pieces of Styrofoam that are three inches thick Strong wire Wire cutters Directions: Paint the pots in whatever fashion you desire, and let dry (this step is optional). Poke a hole in each piece of Styrofoam

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How to make your own wire picture holder

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. Material needed: 1. Roll of 18 gauge wire 2. Round nose pliers 3. Something round like a glue stick 4. Wire cutters 5. Base Instructions: 1. For each

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