Extreme Knitting – Knitted Blanket

Extreme knitting is indeed the rage these days. Celebrities like Krysten Ritter are posting their love for the art along with creation of their own. If you don’t have any plans for the weekend and you are planning on just spending it home, here is something you could try!

Extreme Knitting - Knitted Blanket

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For this, you need really really chunky yarns and really really huge needles. But imagine how fun it would be to work with these materials! Enjoy and make it a great weekend!

Living Dreams Super Zippy

Online Knitting Class

Easy Citrus Candle DIY

When life gives you lemons, make citrus scented candle out of them. Now that it’s summer, you can expect more guests and outdoor party. When it’s your time to host, well, you can impress your visitors with your gorgeous candle display that smells and looks oh-so-stunning. Incorporate your citrus finds, maybe from your own garden, into your decor. This DIY can be done in so little time and with less mess too. Read more below.

Easy Citrus Candle DIY

Check it out at Hello Glow.

Really, one can’t go wrong with mason jars when it comes to decorating. And this homemade candle can be customized t whatever fruit or vegetable you can find in your kitchen or garden. It’s so fun to do and the result is just dramatic. Try making your own candles now.  This candle-making kit is a good place to start.

CandleScience Soy Candle Making Kit

Easy Crochet Peaked Cap

Crochet hats are an easy crochet project for beginners. You might be intimidated because you’ve just been doing scarves or tablecloth so far but, once you have the right pattern, you’ll see how easy and fun it is to make. So whether you want to save money, looking for a special gift to give to someone, or just wants an easy thing you can grab and wear when you are having a bad hair day, a cap is the next perfect crochet project.

Easy Crochet Peaked Cap

Full pattern at Hello Yellow Yarn.

The trick is just learning how to read and follow the pattern. If you are looking for other easy crochet patterns for beginners, check out this book. Grab your needles and yarns and get crafting. Have fun!

Crochet One-Skein Wonders

Homemade Pleated Lampshades

Hope you had an awesome 4th of July celebration. If things are not yet back to normal, maybe you can find some time to do a little DIY. Add a little flair to any area in your home that you think needs more color. You can do that by adding colorful lampshades. This craft is so easy to do and doesn’t require any sewing at all.

Homemade Pleated Lampshades

Instructions at Mark Montano.

Isn’t it gorgeous? Choose some lovely fabrics that you like and glue it all in your lampshade base frame. This would look beautiful in your porch or in your garden. Have fun!

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