Category Archives: DIY

Give your gloves a makeover-tips and ideas

A beautiful pair of gloves can be the perfect accessory for your outfit, especially when it’s cold outside. So don’t overlook this element. Since we know how difficult it can be to find a perfect pai of gloves in stores, we thought it would be a nice idea to show how you can give your old gloves a makeover and make them more attractive. There are lots of things you can do.

For example, a button can really change the design of your gloves. The same thing goes for other little details. It could be interesting to add a broach to your gloves. You can also use other types of jewelry, including rings, bracelets and watches. You can attach them to your gloves or wear them on top.

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Inspiring Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Him

Having trouble figuring out what to offer your loved one this Valentine’s Day? It’s ok, it happens to me every year. I always say I’ll pay attention next year and come up with an idea before next Valentine’s Day and I always forget and have to search the internet for ideas with a few days to spare. The internet offers lots of interesting ideas so let’s take a look at some of them.

You could make a cute case for your Valentine’s favorite beer. It’s easy. Just wrap scrapbook paper around a cardboard case.

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How Leather Straps Can Be Used In Creative Home Projects

There are so many ways in which you can repurpose items and so many great projects you can create using simple things. For example, have you ever thought of using leather straps in home projects? They can be incredibly versatile and useful.

For example, you can use two old leather belts to hold your fireplace wood tight and organized. It’s not only practical but also quite stylish.

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5 Recipes For Homemade Cleaning Products

If you’re not completely satisfied with the cleaning products you find in the stores for whatever reason, then why not try to make your own. Homemade cleaning products are easy to make, cheap and they can be very effective.

Wood Polish.

Make your own wood polish with olive oil and lemon juice. It will breath new life into your furniture in no time.

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5 Simple And Cute DIY Wire Ring Designs

Does it ever feel like you just can’t find jewelry you really like and only things that look OK? Why don’t you make your own jewelry then? For example, you can easily make a wire ring to go with one of your outfits. We’ll show you how.

Heart ring.

Here’s how you make a wire heart ring. Cut 2 pieces of wire, one a little longer than the other. Use the shorter one to make the heart and the other one to make the ring. Place the wire hear on top of the ring and bend the tips to secure the heart in place.{found on yesmissy}.

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Practical DIY Makeup Storage Ideas

Simply throwing all of your makeup things in a drawer is not a very good storage solution. It gets very hard to find the thing you need plus it’s impossible to be organized. The solution for the problem is simple: come up with a better system. We have some great ideas you can try.

Mason jar.

For example, use some empty jars. Clean them nicely, remove the labels and embellish them to make them look more pretty. Then store your makeup brushes and other things in them.{found on beautylish}.

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5 DIY Textural Throw Pillows

Color is an important factor in creating a well-rounded space and in invoking a certain feeling in a room. Side-by-side with color, though, and sometimes overlooked, is the importance of including textural variety. One of the easiest ways to add texture to a space is through various fabrics…and one of the ways to include fabrics in a space is through throw pillows. Here are five DIY ideas to creating (or upgrading your existing) fantastically textural throw pillows:

Ruched Pillow.

This is quite a simple project with huge textural impact. All you need is a bit of fabric and a sewing machine, and you can easily recreate this beauty. A basting stitch makes the gathers of the ruching, and a straight stitch holds them in place on your pillow. Even a neutrally-neutral colored pillow looks stand-out with this textural touch.{found on deliacreates}.

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