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DIY Concrete Garden Décor (Thrifty & Cute!)

If you've been bitten by the garden décor bug, you probably know that it can be a "spendy" hobby. So why not get crafty? Making DIY indoor and outdoor planters, orbs, birdbaths and other ornamental it…

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Learn How to Make Your Own Natural Body Scrub

When it comes to DIY projects, there's nothing I love more than making my own beauty products. Just think about all the money you spend on these items every year, and how difficult it can be to find b…

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DIY Wall Art Made with Tree Bark and Other Natural Elements

If you're walking the beaches of coastal Oregon town Lincoln City, you might spot Kinfolk's founding editor Nathan Williams foraging for sea coral, tree bark, and the perfect pieces of twisted drift…

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Accessories: Vertical Garden from Flora Grubb

We first admired Flora Grubb's vertical garden installations on last spring's American Institute of Architects tour (see Architect Visit: Boor Bridges in San Francisco). Then we spotted another instal…

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DIY: Vine Branch Hanging Towel Rack

Dedicated to the reclamation and reuse of materials, German designer Katrin Arens makes one-of-a-kind furniture and objects using what she calls "abused wood" collected from derelict country houses an…

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Make a Reusable Shopping Bag from an Old T-Shirt

I'm always on the lookout for creative uses for t-shirts. We have a bunch collecting dust in our closets and they are readily available at resale shops.Martha Stewart has a fabulous idea for making a …

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