Lose the Drapes: 15 Better Ways to Dress a Window
Most people choose to decorate their windows with traditional curtains, blinds, or fabric valances. But finding the perfect covering—one that blocks the sun, ensures a degree of privacy, and matches existing decor—can be tricky. As a solution, some homeowners opt for creating their own alternative window treatments, in the process saving money and injecting personality into their spaces. Check out 12 of our favorite DIY window coverings from around the Web.
The DIY Dremel Guide
The Dremel tool is one of my favorite goodies in my tool bag. Using different bits and attachments, you can do a million different crafts. The first step in using a Dremel is picking the ideal bit …
Morando na Pindaíba: Cozinha - A casa que a minha vó queria
Morando na Pindaíba: Cozinha é uma nova serie de post, para quem tem din din de menos e sonhos de mais. Diy simples para sua casa, tudo pratico e lindo de fazer.
Soldering Is NOT Rocket Science!
Soldering Is NOT Rocket Science!: I've seen so many articles on electronic soldering that are either overly verbose and hard to read, too complex for a beginner, insist on expensive tools, or are just plain wrong, that I decided to clear the air a bit by going back to the basics. Wh…
Best Drill Bit Type for Wood, Metal, Glass, & Plastic | Materials Guide
Checkout our woodworker's guide to different drill bits and their uses. Our drill bit chart will help you avoid breaking or damaging your tools.
Windowsill Herb Garden Collection, six spices, 1000 seeds, easy indoors, great hostess gift, Sage, Parsley, Thyme, and more
Nothing beats the taste of fresh herbs in a recipe. Even if you live in a penthouse, you can always have fresh herbs growing in a sunny window. Treat yourself or the chef in your life to an indoor herb garden with these six savory seasonings: Italian Parsley - 200 seeds Basil - 200 seeds Kitchen Sage - 100 seeds Oregano - 250 seeds Chives -250 seeds Thyme - 200+ seeds All grow easily from seed in a bright window (or outdoors in your garden!) Clip a few sprigs as needed and more will grow…
Natural Pearls in Gold Pin Set Bridal Headpiece, Wedding Accessories, Bride, Bridesmaids
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How to Make a Belt From Scratch
Welcome back to Friday DIY, where we spend hours making everyday things, because shopping in stores is for quitters. This week's project is a leather belt, and I was lucky enough to be schooled in the art of belt making by a young man named Maximum Cohen.
How to Grow Herbs Indoors
There’s nothing better than cooking with something you’ve grown and harvested with your own hands. But not everyone is blessed with the space for a vegetable garden or even a vertical garden on a balcony or terrace. That’s okay! You can still pretend to be Meryl Streep in It’s Complicated and harvest the heck out of a window full of herbs in your kitchen. Here’s how. Some herbs thrive indoors, and some don’t.