Tag Archives: diy

Born in China movie craft: DIY a Panda Bear!

I am eager to see the new Disneynature movie Born in China, which debuts today. The documentary follows a Panda bear family, and after watching the movie, this DIY Panda Bear craft for kids would make for a fun, family … Continue reading

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Spice up your Cinco de Mayo with a DIY Chili Pepper Door Hanger

I hope you had a wonderful weekend! Have you already put away the eggs and baskets? If so, I have a suggestion for your next holiday craft – DIY a Chili Pepper Door Hanger for Cinco de Mayo on May … Continue reading

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Get the whole family in on this DIY Easter Egg Wreath

I think Patty Schaffer’s DIY Easter Egg Wreath is the prettiest one yet! It’s a super-fast wreath to DIY, and a fun family activity, too. As the family gathers ‘round this holiday weekend, ask each family member to decorate an … Continue reading

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DIY Spring Gift Idea for Mother’s Day, teachers, or maybe you!

Today I have a quick, DIY spring gift idea, thanks to Debra Quartermain sharing her Simple, Spring Flower Cones. These colorful cones are so blooming sweet! And easy enough that you can make multiples for Teacher Appreciation Week and Mother’s … Continue reading

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How to DIY a Spring Magnolia Wreath for your front door

Yesterday, the magnolia tree beside the house was blooming; today, it’s covered in snow! All the more reason to love Patty Schaffer’s beautiful, DIY Magnolia Wreath. Here’s her secret – she’s used a silk magnolia leaf garland, so this wreath … Continue reading

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Stitch up beautiful, Embroidered Sweater Eggs

Every Christmas, Kathleen George’s Sweater Ornaments are one of the most popular tutorials on Crafts ‘n Coffee, so I am excited that Kathleen is sharing her DIY, Embroidered Sweater Eggs today. Now, these would be pretty enough made with soft, pastel sweaters, … Continue reading

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Saying “goodbye” to March with a little DIY, Barnyard Lamb

March roared in like a lion, and to make sure it goes out like a lamb, I’m featuring this Barnyard Lamb craft for kids. This little lamb is a craft older children can tackle on their own, and younger children may … Continue reading

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Springtime decorating idea: How to DIY a bright and happy Easter Egg Garland

I’ve hatched another idea for springtime decorating. Once I started decoupaging, I just kept going and going . . . and I made this Easter Egg Garland in happy shades of pink. I’m a fan of pink and it was … Continue reading

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A precious, Paper Clay Easter Chick

It’s always a treat to share one of the “heirloom” paper clay crafts from Rebekah Meier. It’s amazing how Rebekah breaks down each step, so that anyone can make one of her delightful characters. While you may not make this … Continue reading

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DIY a too-cute Water Bottle Chick (look at that hair-do!)

Here’s a fun spring craft idea for the kids – repurpose a plastic water bottle and make this Water Bottle Chick. From his crazy hair to his wiggle eyes and bright orange feet, he’s goofy fun that kids will love! … Continue reading

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