32 Awesome DIY Ideas for Your Next Road Trip

Looking for some new ideas for summer fun? By July, some of us are running out of ideas to entertain bored children and teens who have another month of summer left. Why not plan a cool road trip? Whether you make it a day trip or a weekend adventure, you should plan ahead when it come to fun activities for the car. With these awesome and easy games, snack solutions and organizing ideas, …


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DIY Sewing Machine Travel Case

Directions: First, measure out the fabric and iron on the fusible fleece onto the outer fabric. Then, sew the two pieces together. Continue to watch SewingTimes tutorial on YouTube for full instructions and details. Next, sew on the metal hooks to add the webbing straps to the travel bag and the bias tape. Overall, this is an inspiring tutorial


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32 More Camping Hacks You Definitely Want To Try On Your

DIY Camping Hacks - Easy Tips and Tricks, Recipes for Camping - Gear Ideas, Cheap Camping Supplies, Tutorials for Making Quick Camping Food, Fire Starters, Gear Holders and Outdoor Living Tricks - Lifehacks for Your Camp Trip #camping #campingtips #diy #camping


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How to Make A Zippered Crossbody Bag

Most of us like to travel light, whether it’s on a trip or every day life. I personally have to have my big ole’ bag for every day, but when I travel somewhere and go sight seeing, this is what I use and it’s a lifesaver…or shall I say a “back saver”? Another great thing […]


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32 DIY Projects Made With Buttons

9. Button Mini Travel Game. canadianfamily. If you are looking for a simple way to keep your kids busy during a flight or a long car ride, this next tutorial that we have from Canadian Family will teach you to make your own handy Button Mini Travel Game that your kids will definitely enjoy.


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34 DIY Laptop Bags That Are Sure To Match Your Awesome Style

2. DIY Messenger Bag. kojo-designs. This messenger bag can totally be an everyday bag for your laptop or other non-laptop things. It can also be a travel bag and would make a perfect holiday gift. Although it might be a little time consuming to make, the tutorial is not at all difficult. 3. Leather Laptop Case DIY.


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35 Genius DIY Car Organizing Ideas

DIY Car Organizing Ideas. 1. Corral With Carabiners. 2. DIY Car Kit. 3. Hang Groceries In The Car. 4. Travel Trash Bag.


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How To Make A Clip-On Hand Sanitizer Holder

This would fit travel-sized hand sanitizers. I have a lot of Bath and Body Works hand sanitizers and I think this would be so cute to make. I normally don’t carry around a purse so if I make this, I think it would be helpful to have my hand sanitizer on me more often. This can be used for many other things too such as lipstick, headphones, or


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35 DIY Journals For Your Beautiful Life

Do you love cute organizers? Well, I have some adorable journals waiting to be made. DIY journals, to be precise, the kind that is so pretty you will want to carry them around with you all of the time to show them off, that is when you are not documenting notes and thoughts about your day and life in them. These journals range from agendas to keep your plans organized, notebooks to write down


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Beginners Sewing: DIY Drawstring Pouches

All you need is 6 items that you probably have around your house if you sew. I love the style of drawstring pouches because it looks nice and fancy. Plus, these drawstring pouches can look simple or fancy depending on what fabric and twine you use. This style of pouches is practical, and I would make small ones to store my jewelry when I travel.


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How To Kill Cockroaches With Toothpaste

I learned that toothpaste mixture around places where the cockroaches hang out is a huge deterrent. Also, if you spray your countertops and sinks with lemon juice or lemon-scented cleaner, those bothersome ants will steer clear of those areas. Also, a sprinkling of cinnamon around the entry points will completely disrupt their travel plans!


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Potato, Spinach, And Mushroom Casserole Recipe

Image By: Turkish Food Travel Via YouTube. Then, pour the creamy spinach mixture over the mashed potatoes and top with cheese. Image By: Turkish Food Travel Via YouTube. This is a delicious casserole, I hope everyone tries it! Potato, Spinach, And Mushroom Casserole Recipe


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34 DIY Gifts for Him -Handmade Gift Ideas for Guys

Love to travel with him and have lots of special memories from trips you’ve taken together? What better way to make a thoughtful gift for him than to have it include those cherished travel pics, all of the Instagram shots and photographs you love are printed and …


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34 DIY Photo Albums To Showcase All Those Pics

DIY Photo Albums. 1. DIY Magnetic Album. thescrapperinme. Relive memories with this adorable DIY Magnetic Album from The Scrapper In Me. You’ll need chipboard, patterned papers, plain cardstock, embellishments, and of course the secret supply to make the closure. Make this mini travel album entirely from scratch.


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Sewing Tutorial : Folding Fabric Jewelry Case

Travel jewelry holders make a very thoughtful and useful gift for any of your friends. A young girl might enjoy one of these with some costume jewelry hidden inside. These can be sewn up in no time! DIY jewelry pouches are perfect for keeping your beloved bling safe. I have a lot of jewelry and I absolutely love mine and think that every woman


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How To Make A Photo Snow Globe

I collect snow globes and I have found them in many different travel destinations. For some reason, I had always thought of snow globes as something that I needed to buy, I had never really even thought of a snow globe as a DIY project. When I found this awesome photo snow globe video tutorial by Something Turquoise, on YouTube, I really wanted to try this attractive idea.


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50 Sewing Projects to Make and Sell

Sewing Projects to Make and Sell. 1. Mermaid Tail Adult Blanket. sewmuchado. Get warm and cozy with this adorable mermaid tail blanket from Sew Much Ado. The instructions are so easy to follow that you won’t have a hard time even if you’re a beginner sewer. I …


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37 Amazing DIY Wine Bottle Crafts

4. Wine Bottle Tiki Torch. armchairsommelier. Save money and put those empty wine bottles to good use by upcycling them into tiki torches. For as little as $4, you can convert your old wine bottles into decorative and eco-friendly tiki torches. Tiki torches have been turning boring backyards into tropical paradises for years.


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After Trying To Pack Everything For Her Trip, Frustrated

Everyone has their own way of managing to remember (or forget) everything needed to pack for vacation. My madness just became more maddening! I'm sure there are many of you out there who experiences this problem like I do. I was so frustrated and just threw up my hands for a while. In the meantime, I happened to be on Pinterest just to get my mind off of packing and ran across these great tips.


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Cool DIY Crafts for Men (That Also Make Nice Gifts)

Cool Crafts for Men 1. How to Make a Wooden Tool Carrier. artofmanliness. My man loves to fix things around the house, and he has a gigantic toolbox in the garage to do every kind of DIY building project imaginable, but he doesn’t like going back and forth to fetch what he needs for smaller projects.


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Watch How She Makes This Super Cool Zippered Box Pouch!

Who doesn’t love a zippered box pouch. They have so many practical uses. This is a great sewing project to help us become familiar with skills necessary for sewing handbags and other accessories, while working with zippers and hardware to create a quick sewing project that is perfect for travel…


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35 Easy Quilts To Make This Weekend

35 Easy Quilt Ideas with Patterns. 1. Peaches & Cream Quilt. simplesimonandco. I just loved making this peaches and cream quilt and know you will, too! Easy enough to make in a weekend, and we know not all quilting projects are! 2. Candy Bloom Quilt. tildasworld.


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100+ Cheap DIY Gifts To Make For Under $5

With these 100 inexpensive DIY gifts that are cheap but cool, you are sure to find something amazing for all your awesome people. Complete with step by step photo tutorials, these are practically no fail crafts. With more ideas than you could possibly make, all you need is a …


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Free Embroidery Ideas

Did you know that some of the best DIY ideas around involve just a little bit of thread? If you've never tried embroidery before, then you should start with these fun and easy embroidery projects, complete with simple step by step tutorials and instructions. Make creative summer bags, crafty fashion, sensational sneakers and wall art with colored thread.


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43 Last Minute Dessert Ideas

Have dinner plans and recipes but no dessert yet? I often leave dessert recipes as an afterthought when planning a meal, but this does not mean dessert does not have to be as equally as impressive as the fabulously planned meal itself. Last minute dessert recipes can be some of the best, as a great dessert is often fairly simple as far as preparation and ingredients go.


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35 Cool Things to Sew for Summer

Need some creative sewing projects for summertime? When the weather gets warmer, I want to pack up my sweaters and coats immediately, but then I often go looking for things to wear. If your wardrobe is in need of some fun new things or you would like to try your hand at making some fun summer gear, this list of 35 easy sewing projects for summer just might do the trick.


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50 Sewing Projects for Beginners

Travel in style with this DIY Luggage Tags from Delicious Reads. It is such an easy craft idea that you can whip up in no time. Make personalized tags to put on sports bags, luggage, backpacks, or give as party favors! These would also make great personalized bookmarks. 8. Fabric Scrap Teapot Coaster. hellocreativefamily


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17 DIY Picture Frames Crafty Ideas & Tutorials

All you need is a mason jar or a vase, orchid plants, a paintbrush, vinyl shape or sticker or picture, painter’s tape, and spray paint. 10. DIY Yarn Photo Frame. via Call Me Mama Leisha. Create your own Yarn Photo Frame to make decorate at your home.


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Stay Organzied With This Simple, 10-Minute DIY Makeup Bag

This 10 minute DIY makeup bag is an easy sewing project for beginners. You don't have to know how to sew like an expert to make this quick sewing project. I've made these a couple times and have learned that in addition to the tutorial being a great sewing lesson, they also make great DIY gifts for teenage girls. These DIY makeup bags have forced me to get my makeup organization (or lack


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How To Make A Kaleidoscope Quilt

I love the look of a kaleidoscope pattern, so when I found this excellent kaleidoscope quilt video tutorial by Teresa Down Under on Youtube, I was so excited to make one. The pattern is very basic, but the quilt looks very ornate and beautiful. Teresa Down Under is one of my very favorite quilting aficionados on YouTube because she is an absolute expert at cutting and piecing together.


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50 DIY Dollar Tree Crafts

1. Candle Lampshade. goodhousekeeping. For a cheap and easy home decor idea, look no further than this simple dollar store idea. Cute paper lampshades that match your decor, you need them. Dollar Tree DIY crafts ideas like this are so rewarding to make. Only you will know you spent just a few dollars on your inexpensive decor.


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Dollar Tree DIY Wall-Mounted Wood Jewelry Organizer

I just love the idea of having a wall-mounted jewelry organizer, rather than having a traditional jewelry box, where everything gets tossed in and cluttered up. While searching for a DIY idea that could help me organize my jewelry, I found this awesome Dollar Tree DIY wood jewelry organizer by Jay Munee, on YouTube, and it looked perfect for my needs. This is a really simple project that only


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She Tears Out The Lining Of This Old Suitcase And Watch

This is so brilliant! Rather than throw out that old suitcase that holds so many wonderful travel memories, why not repurpose it? Debi, with Debi's Design Diary always seems to know what to do with old pieces and give them an entirely new life! If you're in need of a coffee cart, makeup cart or any other reason you'd love to have a cart, then this is a fabulous idea for creating one!


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30 Ten Minute Workouts To Help Get In Shape Without Going

5. 10 Minute Weighted Core Workout. pbfingers. If you are expecting a baby soon and want to stay in shape this next tutorial is a 10 Minute Parental Ab and Core Workout. There are a few positions you need to do like; Knee Lifts, Planks, Superman, Warrior 3, Squat and Rotate, Pelvic Tilts, Incline Push ups, Switch Lifts, and Leg Extensions.


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30 Creative Things You Should Do With Old Silverware

Where you could use your old spoons to create Stamped Spoon Handles. It’s really cute and creative and it would go best on your kitchen drawers! 5. Paint Dipped Silverware DIY. jessicademaio. Just in case you need a little organizational inspiration, here is a fun new project you could do.


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35 Cute DIY Ideas for Coffee Mugs

It makes a great gift idea too! This mug is so cute that I just might have to make one for myself. It is so festive for Christmas and makes a great gift idea. 9. Decorate a Coffee Mug Using a Porcelain Marker. crafts.tutsplus. Give a coffee mug a dash of your own personality using a porcelain marker.


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Lotus Bag Sewing Project Tutorial

Last year, I found this cool video tutorial for an easy to sew lotus bag that is super for storing away all sorts of things. My favorite use for them is travel – I’ve been wanting to make one of these for all my work travels for a long time and finally got to reward myself with not one, but three!


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31 Creative DIY Dog Beds You Can Make For Your Pup

24. Travel Pet Bed Out of Picnic Basket. diynetwork. 25. Pillow Bench For Your Furry Friend. ezele. 26. Dog Bed From an End Table. lucydesignsonline. 27. DIY Mobile Dog Crate Bed. home-frosting. 28. Plywood Dog Bed. diynetwork. 29. No Sew DIY Dog Bed Pillow. luigiandme. 30. Upcycled Console to Dog Bed. endorsedbyigor . 31. DIY Dog Cabinet


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35 DIY Pillowcases To Make For Any Room

Do you love decorating your bedroom? The room we sleep in is one of the most special places, and we think the decor should both make a statement and also be something you are excited to have on your bed. Why not DIY some fabulous pillowcases to create the perfect effect in your room? From simple to elegant, shabby chic to modern, these DIY pillowcase ideas offer creative ideas for just about


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37 DIY Gifts to Make for Dad

From travel bags, to gift sets and kits, you are sure to find something both you and your father will love. Whether you are looking for some awesome DIY Christmas gifts for Dad or a handmade birthday gift idea for your father, perhaps just something you can make to show him how much you love him, these manly crafts are sure to please.


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Get Rid Of Ants Fast And Easy

Ants are unwelcome guests in any garden or home, and they can be very hard to get rid of. The best way to rid the home of these unwanted pests is to use natural solutions, so I was really happy to find this wonderful video tutorial by Fraser Valley Roll Farm, on YouTube, that describes how to get rid of ants by making a clever trap. I had never realized that you could get rid of these pesky


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35 Creative DIY Throws and Blankets

There's nothing like a warm blanket to cuddle up with on a snow day, rainy day, or any day for that matter. These DIY throw blankets are the perfect accent to your sofa or bed. We've scoured high and low to bring you these fabulous DIY ideas, so if you are looking for some creative but practical ways to decorate your sofa or bed? Try adding these awesome handmade blankets and throws.


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33 DIY Ideas Made With Old Barrels

Love rustic decor and repurposed DIY ideas? If you have not tried making projects with old barrels, you have to see these awesome and easy crafts and decor made from old wooden barrels. From outdoor ideas for the patio and porch to farmhouse style wall art to the coolest dog bed you've ever seen, we have the best barrel projects for you. Follow the step by step tutorials to learn how.


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How To Make Reusable Unpaper Towels

I saw this great tutorial to make eco-friendly Unpaper Paper Towels on Youtube and I had to try my hand at making them because they were so awesome looking and the entire idea was very intriguing. This is the greatest sewing project and so easy and cheap as well, I used material I already had laying around the sewing room that I had bought on the clearance remnants rack at JoAnn's Fabrics.


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50 Easy Dinner Recipes To Try Tonight

Easy Dinner Recipes. 1. Quick Teriyaki Chicken Rice Bowls. crunchycreamysweet. This easy chicken recipe idea is healthy, quick and delicious, so I am not sure what more you could ask for. This quick chicken teriyaki dish is now on of the most requested foods by …


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50 Quick and Healthy Dinner Recipes (Easy!)

10. One Pot Paleo Mexican Chicken Stir Fry. sweetcsdesign. Keep things simple with this One Pot Paleo Mexican Chicken Stir Fry! It is a delicious, quick and incredibly healthy meal that is naturally gluten-free, has an ideal balance of fats, protein, and carbohydrates- and has a …


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