The Daily DIY

 

Every day in April we’ll reveal a new DIY idea designed to help you discover your inner do-it-yourself diva. Make sure to come back here everyday to see what we’ve got up our sleeves!

Projects will range from small crafts and a few recipes to larger-scale projects that will include sewing, knitting and even some small furniture redesign.

Candleholders made of Wax and Balloons - Add a simple but ethereal feel your decor anytime of the year (inside or out) with these easy homemade candle holders....
How to Design a Modern Family Kitchen - When you’re a design-savvy couple Family Central is bound to have a refined, modern look. To that end, you may...
DIY Stitched Canvas Bag - You don’t need to be a master embroiderer for this tote; all you need is a snowy or rainy afternoon—make...
DIY a Super Cool Shark Pencil Case (with Metal Teeth!) - This pencil case is sure to please anyone with a penchant for the sea, sharks or just slightly scary tooth-filled...
DIY a Double-Duty Bookcase Desk - Whether you want to add a fun workspace to your child’s room or your home office, this simple bookcase hack...
DIY a Simple Wrap Gilet - This stylish wrap is made with the simplest of construction, meaning that even the most novice arm knitters will be able...
Weave a Beautiful, Natural Wreath - A wreath is a circle of foliage or flowers that you can use to decorate doorways. Not that it matters...
A DIY Wall of Fame to Show Off Your Child’s Artwork - It’s tough to find the space to show off all of your little scholar’s crowning achievements (there are just so...
29 Amazing Uses for Duct Tape - Duct tape finds its roots in World War 2. Invented primarily to keep soldier’s ammunition sealed and water free, they...
DIY Dinosaur Planters - We’ve all seen those gorgeous dinosaur planters on etsy. But, why order one (and pay big bucks for it) when you...
Braided Headphone Cords - A seriously simple way to jazz up headphone cords, charger cords or even eyeglass cords. Just use a couple of...
DIY Mason Jar Lid Artwork - Resin adds some lustre to these sweet homemade frames. Attach ribbons for ornaments and magnets for fridge art or keep...
DIY Vanilla Latte Body Scrub - Coffee is packed with antioxidants that can help to tighten skin and diminish the appearance of cellulite. Massage it into...
DIY Some Gorgeous Yarn Globes - How cute and clever are these yarn globes? We think they are the perfect DIY outdoor decoration to add a little...
Make Your Own Sidewalk Chalk - There’s no better place to be than outside on a warm spring or summer day. But once kids tire of playing...
5-Step Garden Bench Project - Now that the weather is (finally!) cooperating, we’re looking to our outside spaces for a little more…well…space.  Creating a beautiful...
DIY Some Delicious Irish Cream - Before almost any major holiday, I brew up a batch of home-made Irish Cream, to give as gifts and to...
DIY Magazine Table (Made from Magazines!) - I love magazines—there’s just something so relaxing about flicking through a new magazine with a steaming mug of hot coffee....
DIY Decor Idea: Cushion Canvas Art - Iron-on transfers are simple yet impressive. You can easily whip up a bunch over a weekend, swapping the cushion for...
Halloween Hacks Recycle a T-Shirt Into an Apron - A great craft idea that your little can use over and over again. They can also decorate T-shirt Aprons and give...
Dip-Dye Curtains - My bedroom is completely white—the floorboards, bed and closets are all white, giving a fresh, summery feel to the room....
Make Your Own Set of Circus Juggling Balls - These squishy juggle balls are incredibly simple to make. Not only is this a fun thing to do one-on-one, but...
Knitted Travel Blanket with Pocket - This simple blanket features a handy pocket into which the whole thing can be folded and stowed away. It also...
DIY Citrus Sugars - Citrus zest brightens so many recipes but if you have citrus sugar in your pantry, you’ve got a wonderfully fragrant...
DIY An Adorable Owl Pocket Pillow -   This is a wise idea—make a pocket pillow in the shape of an owl to hold all your remote controls...
How to Make a Kid-Friendly Terrarium - Terrariums are tiny self-sustaining gardens—they can go a week or more without watering, depending on whether you choose tropical or cactus-like...
Petite Icing Pansies (for Cakes & Cookies) - Royal Icing/Frosting Recipe 2 tablespoons Meringue Powder 6 tablespoons warm water 4 ½ cups confectioner’s sugar (+ ½ cup if...
How to Hide Toys in Plain Sight - When you have littles in your house, toys are just a fact of life. BUT, that doesn’t mean they have...
Upcycled Sweater Tote Bag - Felt an old (or already shrunken) wool sweater. Turn inside out, cut out the neck and remove the sleeves so...
How to Make Unique DIY Bookends - Breathe new life into favourite toys that your kids have outgrown (or that have seen better days) by upcycling them...

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