Modern Nautical Home Décor

Nautical colors and decors are everywhere this summer. If you can’t get enough of the beach, you can take them home with you. Make a modern nautical decor that will remind you of the beautiful memories you have created over the past months… Something like shells, old bottles that have been washed ashore, boats, and ropes. You can get inspiration from that and make a home decor.

Modern Nautical Home Decor

Read the full tutorial at 365 Designs.

With these, you will have a piece of the beach in your home. It’s adorable that mason jars, old ropes, and wood frame are used in this project. Go and make your own now.

Ball Mason Jars

Online Woodworking Class

Homemade Baby Rattles

Babies love rattles. We love to see their amazed eyes when you shake them and they’re trying to figure out where the sounds came from. But baby toys are already quite expensive these days. So instead of buying, make them using materials are most likely already in your home.

Homemade Baby Rattles

Find the tutorial at Playtivities.

Make them with different beads to make different sounds and find colors to catch your baby’s eyes. Shake, shake them and have fun!

perler beads

Four Free Knitting and Crochet eBooks

Four Free Knitting and Crochet eBooks

We love knitting and crocheting patterns so we’re so happy to be able to share these four ebooks from Amazon. These are free at time of posting and look perfect for anyone who loves to knit or crochet.

1) How to Knit an Infinity Scarf (Plus 9 Fashionable Cowl Knitting Patterns) by Prime Publishing – Five reviews and ten patterns included in this book. Looks like a good one to pick up and add to your collection!

2) 15 Knitting Patterns for Scarves, Afghans, and More by Lion Brand – Over 90 reviews on this book and with good reason – the book covers several knitting projects with easy-to-follow directions.

3) Welcome to Our House – Knit and Crochet Ideas from Red Heart – More than 150 reviews prove this book’s focus on home accessories you can knit is sure to be a winner. There are 15 patterns in this freebie!

4) 8 Different Crochet Stitches: Learning to Crochet Something New with Crochet Patterns – Learn some new and bold crochet stitches to give your projects new life. 180 reviews.

Note – You do not need a Kindle to enjoy these free books – you can download a free Kindle app for tablet or computer here.

(Books are free at time of posting. Please verify price for yourself prior to purchase.)

Fun Summer Craft – Fruity Slice Umbrellas

During these hot summer days, we bring our umbrellas with us all the time to shade us from the sun. And why bring those boring and dull umbrellas? It’s summer! Everything should be fun and fruity! Yes, fruity! Make your afternoon stroll in the park, by the beach, or just about anywhere, brighter with this fun fun fun summer craft!

Fun Summer Craft - Fruity Slice Umbrellas

Learn how to make it at Studio DIY.

Admit it, you find it fun and cute too. So get your boring umbrellas and craft paints and start crafting.

Yellow Umbrella