Lantern Challenge: DIY Moroccan Lanterns

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Let me take you to Casablanca for these easy DIY Moroccan lanterns, inspired by the ornate and colorful lanterns of Morocco! With a simple painting technique, you can customize lantern glass with any exotic design you want, or use one of our free printable templates. Follow along as I show you how to make your own… 

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Festive DIY New Year Headband

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It may not be Christmas yet but I just can’t stop thinking about New Year festivities – there’s something about all the glitz of NYE celebrations that draw me to it more than Christmas. Maybe it’s the fun parties, the colorful fireworks and the fanfare that surrounds it (specially in Times Square). Here’s a fun… 

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Lantern Challenge: How to Make a Terrarium Lantern

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When I was trying to decide what to do with my lantern for this month’s lantern challenge, I thought the lantern would make a perfect terrarium, and I think I was right. I love the way my lantern terrariums turned out, and they were really simple to put together. Today, I’ll show you how to… 

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Easy Peppermint DIY Christmas Earrings

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Looking for ideas on what to wear to your Christmas parties, holiday meals, and family events?  I’ve got the perfect tutorial for you for a cute pair of peppermint DIY Christmas earrings that take about one minute each to make.  Really, they’re that easy!! Just one minute each is all you need to make these adorable… 

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Lantern Challenge: DIY Picture Frame Lantern

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I love lanterns and I love picture frames so for this Lantern Challenge I thought I would combine the two of them for this DIY picture frame! This Natural Brushed White Wood Lantern from Darice perfectly matched my image of the first time my boys saw the ocean. I even love how the image didn’t… 

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Wooden Snowflake DIY Candle Holder

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Christmas is right around the corner and this year I refocused my attention to try to draw more of my Christmas decor together into a more cohesive look. Since we have a light green wall in our living room, I decided to go with red, white, and natural light tan Christmas items and decor. I… 

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Fun DIY Soap Stocking Stuffers For Kids

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I enjoy finding fun stocking stuffers for my kids almost as much as their actual gifts but trying to find non-candy gifts can be quite challenging. Here’s a great idea for fun DIY soap stocking stuffers that will not only keep them entertained but also keep them clean! A 2 pound block of clear glycerin… 

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