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Family DIY fun crafts and projects

June 2012

Fourth of July Fireworks Headband Craft

06/28/12

Fourth of July Fireworks Headband Craft

Celebrate Independence Day in snazzy style with this DIY accessory project sure to put a sparkle in your kids' eyes – or at least their hair!

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Craft Roundup: Simple Family Projects for Summer

06/26/12

Craft Roundup: Simple Family Projects for Summer

Kids itching for a project or two? These quick and easy DIY how-tos are fun, super doable ways for kids to stretch their imaginations over vacation.

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Embellished T-Shirts: Quick and Glitzy Fun

06/21/12

Embellished T-Shirts: Quick and Glitzy Fun

Kids can jazz up and personalize their summertime tops with sparkly DIY bling, thanks to the Tulip Glam-It-Up Embellishing Kit. Check out our easy how-to!

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Craft Roundup: Baby Gifts and Other DIY Finds for Kids

06/19/12

Craft Roundup: Baby Gifts and Other DIY Finds for Kids

Whether you're hitting a shower or just want to find a unique birthday present for a child in your life, check out these one of a kind crafty presents.

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Less Mess Tie-Dye Kits

06/14/12

Less Mess Tie-Dye Kits

Kids can channel their inner hippies by creating crafty cotton T-shirts and accessories with a simple one-step DIY kit by Tulip.

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Craft Roundup: Recycled Creations DIY Guides

06/12/12

Craft Roundup: Recycled Creations DIY Guides

Wondering how to transform some of your family's summer finds (or spare craft supplies) into new treasures? Check out these how-to tutorials for inspiration.

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Paint-Dipped Doodad Cups and Mugs Project

06/11/12

Paint-Dipped Doodad Cups and Mugs Project

It's the Father's Day Edition of Make It! Help dad keep his knickknacks organized – or coffee at-hand! – with these cool DIY crafts kids can create themselves.

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Crafty Books for a Crafty Summer

06/07/12

Crafty Books for a Crafty Summer

Looking for a tome or two to tap into your kids' creativity this summer? These four titles have you covered, from stitching to old-fashioned family whittling.

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Craft Roundup: Projects to Rev Up for Summer

06/05/12

Craft Roundup: Projects to Rev Up for Summer

Vacation is here! Here are five how-to DIY delights to kick it off right, featuring a bit of messy paint fun, upcycled junk mail creations, frog bookmarks and more.

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Camp Crafts for Kids: Sit-Upon and Dish Bag

05/29/12

Camp Crafts for Kids: Sit-Upon and Dish Bag

Southeast Michigan families are ready to hit the great outdoors! Whether you're camping or just chilling, make these essentials yourself before you go.

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