Projects for the weekend | How About Orange

April 24, 2009

Projects for the weekend

Some DIY tutorials. Knock yourselves out!
Decoupaged chair from DIY Ideas (pictured left)
How to etch glass by Melissa Esplin (pictured right)
Pounded grass placemat at Martha Stewart
Matchbook announcements from Little Window Shoppe
Embellished clothespin magnets at Pin and Paper
Chunky book tutorial at Memory Makers
Fabric scrap baskets from The Sometimes Crafter

21 comments:

Melissapher said...

These are gems! I'm really excited to get started on a chunky book.

P.S. Many, many thanks for linking to my etched glass tutorial!!!

Abby Soderberg said...

I love these DIYs! (Guess what- Melissa Esplin used to babysit me :))

Mamati @ Daily dose of me said...

As usual great crafty tutorials Jess thank you so much.

Shannon said...

Great tutorials. I'm definitely going to have to try a couple of these. That etched glass looks so cool. :)

Leslie said...

Thanks so much for the links! I need something this weekend now that I see snow out my window. :(

Christina said...

Thank you for sharing the link to my scrap basket! I've been a long time reader of your blog.

Jess said...

Abby, NO WAY! That's so funny. How random. Small world.

Ladies, thanks for sharing your tutorials with the rest of us!

pacegirlno3 said...

Super picks! The chair is pretty darn cool.

Abby Soderberg said...

ha YES WAY! She was the coolest babysitter ever :)

Talia said...

These is great! I'll definitely put them on my list of things to do!! Thanks!

Tanya said...

You always find the BESTEST stuff!

erin@vittles said...

ah! i need the weekend to be longer! i'm inspired!

Dida said...

thank you for sharing...this is great stuff
dida

made sweet said...

oh dang. i love that chair. can't wait to check all these out.

sarah said...

do you remember the apollo earrings giveaway from leah sakellarides on joanna's blog a few weeks ago?! well leah is giving away another beautiful piece this week on my blog, macaroni club! she is so talented, and so sweet to do this! i'd like to invite you to come visit macaroni club, and if you like this piece of leah's, sign up to win it!
xo... sarah

apparentlyjessy said...

I just wanted to thank you for finding all this cool stuff and sharing it with us! You find such neat projects :)

Georgia B. said...

awesome chair!!!

sharon said...

these are great, thanks for the DIY!

Good-Grace said...

omg... the CHAIR! LOVE it!!! Thanks for sharing. :)

Vicki Dvorak said...

I'm loving that chair, Jessica. Who would have thought of decoupaging a chair? Cool!

sallymandy said...

This is a really nice feature of your post--collecting great projects from other spots on the Internet. Thank you.

ShareThis