Learn how to make crochet potholders with these learning to crochet videos from Patty Biehler. Homemade potholders add character to your kitchen, and they make great hostess gifts too.
Ever wanted to know how to make homemade soap that is custom, but investing in a custom mold was out of your budget? Anne-Marie has the perfect solution with Water Soluble Paper.
Make a 4th of July, Independence Day kitty with this amigurumi crochet pattern designed by Armina Parnagian. Decorate for 4th of July with this crochet kitty or give as a hostess gift for an Independence Day party.
Marie LeBaron is the founder and managing editor of Make and Takes. Shes a mother of 3 living in Salt Lake City, Utah. Always having a love of crafts, she enjoys getting messy with glue and glitter.
This New Year's Terra Cotta planter could be a New Year's Eve hostess gift or, if filled with candy and sweets, would be great New Year's party favors. You could even use this pot to hold resolutions from everyone at your party.
Crafts for the garden are a great way to decorate your home while still going green. Check out these how-to garden crafts for some fun crafting ideas this summer!
Embellish a wood picture frame with cheerful punch-out paper flowers and matching buttons. This picture frame craft makes a great birthday gift, girlfriend present or hostess gift.
Rachel Griffith of P.S. I Quilt is here to make your picnic or barbecue a little easier with this great craft project using empty aluminum cans. These picnic helpers are perfect for outdoor cooking on the 4th of July!
Celebrate the 4th of July with this patriotic wall art craft designed by Terri Sproul. Decorate your home with this attractive 4th of July decoration.
Use this pretty gift box adorned with bright orange pumpkins in the fall. Use as a hostess gift or a party favor at autumn gatherings. Also makes great decorative storage.