Category Archive for: ‘Crafts’

This Easy Candle Planter Is Made With Two Pots Plus Some Annuals And A Candle

10-Minute Outdoor Candle Planter

I was strolling through my local garden center a few weeks back and saw the most brilliant use of terracotta – outdoor candle planters! I quickly gathered the materials and went straight home to make my own, and I LOVE how it turned out! Here are the steps if you want to make your own and have 10 minutes to …

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Verigated Sage And Thyme In A DIY Nail Polish Marbled Terracotta Garden Pot

Nail Polish-Marbled Painted Pots

Unless you have spent all of your free time out in the garden instead of browsing Pinterest trends then you have probably seen someone using nail polish to marble something. The craze started from nail artists adding a few colors of polish to water, then dipping fingers in there. The finger comes out a mess of polish but some quick work of the …

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Reindeer Moss Heart Wall Art Frame

I Heart Moss Frame

This moss heart is a green art piece that can be made quickly and requires no maintenance. Moss and lichen hold a place in my heart, given that I live in a rainforest where trees can be completely covered in moss sweaters. It reminds me of the beauty of the natural world and brings a little of it home. Wouldn’t this …

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Macrame Is Here Again And This Has A Modern Twist

Modern Macramé Plant Hangers

Macramé is back! In case you didn’t get the memo about the rebirth of 70’s home crafts like terrariums, hanging plants, and macramé, consider this fair warning. I’ve been seeing plants hung in knotted rope everywhere from cool vegan eateries to upscale designer boutiques, and now that the grace the pages of Tara Heibel and Tassy de Give’s new book on …

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Blooming How To Make Lollipop Flowers

Home Grown Lollipop Flowers

Gardeners are curious and experimental. We appreciate beauty and want to grow delicious flavours right in our backyards. So when I was sent a package of magic jellybeans, I couldn’t wait to see what they would grow! I know what you are thinking: “there is no such thing as magic jellybeans!”. Well, you may be surprised at what happened when I planted …

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Four Steps To Beautiful Skin With These Herbal Facial Recipes

Skin-Renewing Herb Garden Facial in Four Steps

Using elements from the garden as part of my natural beauty routine is one of my favorite reasons to garden. I have shared many recipes in the Natural Skincare Series on everything from bath bombs to soap-making and I use all of these products each and everyday at home. I’m always thrilled to find another garden-lover who can turn fresh …

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