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Mexican party garland

May 14, 2019
Mexican party garland

Man, was that a rainy … rainy weekend! And in the middle of June! Since you have to tackle against the gray tribulation out there vigorously – preferably with the whole family! For example, a brightly colored Mexican party garland snippet. Fits well to the Rambazamba feeling of the World Cup in Brazil. Summer, barbecue or football party, no matter, this uncomplicated decoration always fits and is wonderfully…

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Mini Decki Action – Sewing for refugee children

May 14, 2019
Mini Decki Action - Sewing for refugee children

Even if the media hype is a bit overblown, the topic is still hot news: the refugee crisis. Again and again, I get horrible pictures, videos and sound via social media channels, radio and television as well as in newspapers and magazines to see and hear. Every time I feel very different. I imagine what it would be like to be in the same position as I would…

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Meisenknödel cup for sweet birdies

April 28, 2019
Meisenknödel cup for sweet birdies

As you know, I am an absolute flea market junkie and especially I love old dishes. For a long time, collecting cups were the epitome of junkiness, but in a new context, they look pretty good! I have already made many pretty etagers from grandma’s old dishes, but the cups are always left over … that’s why I came up with something to give the collection cups a…

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Mesh pocket

April 28, 2019
Mesh pocket

This super lightweight mesh bag will take you everywhere. She is totally flexible and yet strong in bear. Whether for shopping at the market, a day at the beach or as an airy storage for the dirty laundry – this minimalist bag does it all! And it is very easy to do – without a sewing machine. A real summer do-it-yourself maker. This bag was one of my…

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Man You Rock – a personalized men's gift

April 26, 2019
Man You Rock - a personalized men's gift

Next week is Valentine’s Day! Not that we would especially like to do this here, but it offers me the perfect opportunity to introduce you to my second “new” book: Last” minute gifts for men> *: Answer the competition question in a comment under this post until 21.02.2017, 23: 59h. Become a fan of my FB-page (or was it already). Read the raffle rules at the end of…

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Mama-to-Be gift box and a DIY bellyband

April 26, 2019
Mama-to-Be gift box and a DIY bellyband

{Advertising for Apotal} I’m so happy! A good friend is finally pregnant and my sister is also in the second round of baby luck! Of course, I would like to make a very special gift for such a special occasion. And not just rompers, baby toys or diaper cake special something for the pregnant woman itself. A little feel-good package – for body and soul. That’s why I…

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Make yourself a knot in the leg dress

April 26, 2019
Make yourself a knot in the leg dress

Are you tired of the scratchy winter tights? Then just upcycle it and make a fancy knot pillow out of it! You can not have enough pillows, right? And this is really special – it’s a Celtic heart knot. In size, the heart shape does not come out so well, but if you look at the instructional video, you will see the shape quite well. It actually made…

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Making your own bottles (part 1)

April 26, 2019
Making your own bottles (part 1)

This Wednesday, we have a new do-it-yourself decoration idea: make your own bottles . You do not have to buy deco bottles or vases right away. Why spend money on decoration, which you can also make yourself in zero-comma-nix? In addition, it may even save you the way to the glass container. What you need: Bottles or old vases: Various old bottles in different sizes. Or an old…

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Make yourself a decorative bottle vase (part 2)

April 26, 2019
Make yourself a decorative bottle vase (part 2)

It’s time again for a bottle post. Some time ago we have shown decorative bottle vases before. I had dyed the cover with white spray paint. The second part of the bottle vase making tutorial is a variation on it. Here we work with patterns on the bottles. Make your own bottle vase: And these are the steps: 1. First soften the bottles in warm water, so that…