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Family DIY fun crafts and projects

June 2014

Xyron Sticker Maker, Mega Runner Adhesive: New Craft Review

06/26/14

Xyron Sticker Maker, Mega Runner Adhesive: New Craft Review

Looking for a few new paper-crafting products? This company has two fresh items that'll help you create stickers and stick your DIY elements together.

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Red, White and Blue Party Crafty Decor Ideas

06/24/14

Red, White and Blue Party Crafty Decor Ideas

Throwing an Independence Day family bash? Jazz things up with confetti sticks, Fourth of July wants, patriotic poppers and silverware holders with DIY ideas.

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Graduation Grad Cap Mortarboard Gift Tags

06/19/14

Graduation Grad Cap Mortarboard Gift Tags

Even if you're giving a present of hard cash, this handmade touch adds extra love for your college-bound scholar. Repurpose a toilet paper tube in the process!

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Fourth of July Crafts: Photo Props, Fireworks Bags, More

06/17/14

Fourth of July Crafts: Photo Props, Fireworks Bags, More

It's time for some Independence Day DIY! These family fun projects fit the bill, with ideas ranging from patriotic garland to a flag-themed garden stone.

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Father's Day High Five Handmade Card Project

06/12/14

Father's Day High Five Handmade Card Project

Kids can show dad he's awesome on June 16, 2014 with this quick DIY greeting that has their own personal stamp – an outline of their hand.

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Craft Roundup: Maleficent-Approved Crafting

06/10/14

Craft Roundup: Maleficent-Approved Crafting

Disney's Sleeping Beauty villainess is making a box office splash. Celebrate the movie with some kids DIY fun, from costume pieces to cupcakes and glittery slime.

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Mini Autograph Journal End of School Year Kids Craft

06/05/14

Mini Autograph Journal End of School Year Kids Craft

If your child doesn't get an official yearbook, cut and sew a cool little booklet that's the perfect place for gathering names and memories from classmates.

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Craft Roundup: Fun Projects to Get Summer Rolling

06/03/14

Craft Roundup: Fun Projects to Get Summer Rolling

It's June! With school vacation officially around the corner, get DIY with folk candlesticks, wine cork pals, clothespin wrap dolls and beach sand/shell art.

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Upcycle a Detergent Pac Container into a Planter Craft

05/27/14

Upcycle a Detergent Pac Container into a Planter Craft

Don't pitch that empty Tide or Gain bucket into the recycle bin just yet. Transform it into a bright, retro looking container perfect for succulents.

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Craft Roundup: Kid Gardening Gear, Toys and More

05/27/14

Craft Roundup: Kid Gardening Gear, Toys and More

Looking to cultivate a little green thumb? Try these DIY ideas and resources, from creative, engaging websites to felt toys and mini Disney garden kits.

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