Delighted About DIY! 6 Ideas to Inspire You

posted on September 29, 2012 by  |  posted under Beauty, Crafting, Decorating, Halloween  |  2 Comments

 Few things feel as amazing as doing something yourself, especially if it was a project that a) saves you money, and b) is something you had no idea you COULD do! We love sharing ideas that work for us, and that we feel will work for you, too!

DIY Projects collage

This month has been filled with amazing DIY ideas – ideas that we know you can do and do well! And, at the end of a day, you will be filled with such sweet satisfaction! YES!

1. Homemade Peach Facial Mask

Peach Facial Mask

This is the perfect time of year to use up those bushels of peaches – and Cristi shares a fantastic way to use those fuzzy fruits to up your beauty quotient!

2.Homemade Ice packs

Homemade Ice Packs

Who knew that DIY ice packs could be so easy and cute? Stephanie shares some great tips on dressing up those lunch boxes – dollar store style!

3. Herbal Tea

DIY Herbal Tea

Flu season is rearing it’s ugly head, but fear not! Dawn shares an amazing DIY remedy that really works!

4. Spray Paint Upcycles

Spray Paint Upcycles

Spray paint is for more than just graffiti! Nicolette shares a number of ways to upcycle using this versatile medium!

5.  Say No To Take Out!

Gyozas recipe

It is easy to pick up the phone and order take-out, but why not try your hand at some DIY Gyozas? Heather shares her mother-in-law’s amazing recipe!

6. DIY Ghoulish Garland

Ghoulish Garland

Department store decorations just don’t hold a candle to this gorgeous DIY garland from guest, Gillian Greding! Her step-by-step tutorial is so easy to follow, your home will be sporting it’s own ghoulish garland in no time!

Do-it-yourself projects can seem intimidating, but they don’t have to be. Remember to just allow yourself to try. Trying does not equal failing, and remember:

“The man who thinks he can and the man who thinks he can’t are both right. Which one are you?”
Henry Ford

    1. November 4th, 2012 at 9:50 pm
      Stephanie says:
      I always enjoy the round-ups! Some weeks get hectic and I miss a lot of daily posts and emails, so having a recap is always helpful. Thank you!
    2. December 8th, 2012 at 12:01 am
      Leena says:
      There's no link to the gyoza recipe!
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