Drinking wine and crafting are two of my favorite pastimes, and today I'm combining them into one fun, super simple DIY project. I'm sharing an easy no-sew felt wine coaster project that functions as both a coaster and a wine marker so you don't drink someone else's wine by mistake. Win win! Keep reading to check out the full tutorial… it's surprisingly easy!
If you love drinking wine as much as you love crafting, then we’ve got some good news for you! Those natural corks that you might otherwise throw out can be re-purposed in a lot of different ways. Here are four wine cork projects that you can easily complete in 10 minutes or less each.
Project #1: Succulent Planters
Before we get started, let’s answer a question: What exactly is cork? Turns out it comes from the cork oak tree, which is native to southwest Europe and northwest Africa. Continue Reading
Cinder blocks are one of those cheap, easy-to-find materials that just seem to scream DIY. So when the weather got warm and I was in need of a tabletop wine cooler for the patio, I knew what I had to do. Click through to check out the simple tutorial.
The final piece is stylish yet simple, with a triangle painted on the side and ice cubes used to keep the wine chilled. Continue Reading
It used to be pretty difficult to carry a bottle of wine and four glasses all at once – until now. This genius wooden wine caddy is the answer. And it’s incredibly easy to make – keep reading to check it out.
So smart, right? I love the simplicity of the design. And the fact that you can customize it to your liking – I’d probably spray paint mine gold! This would make a great gift too. Continue Reading
Wine and cheese are like Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire – gorgeous together and perfectly suited. But, like any great relationship, they’re each complicated and require a little finesse and understanding to work well together.
Bruno and I have long been lovers of the cheese and wine duo. On one of our first dates, Bruno packed a picnic that included Wheat Thins, a block of sharp cheddar, and a bottle of cheap red wine – it was perfect. Continue Reading
This is maybe the coolest and easiest DIY kitchen project I’ve ever laid eyes on! Seriously, I think I just found my next weekend project.
Laura Parke, DIY queen and craftster extraordinaire, created this minimalist wine rack (complete with a pop of neon) from two small sheets of birch plywood. I love, love, LOVE this idea! Check out the full how to right here.
It’s time to celebrate the hardworking moms (wives, sisters, and even grandmas) in your life! To help you out in the gift-giving department, we’ve rounded up 20 stylish gift ideas any lady will love. Happy Mother’s Day!
1. A Bag/Tote/Purse: you can’t go wrong with a pretty accessory. We love this one from Rennes.
2. Cheery Glassware: these party glasses will definitely make her smile.
So, how awesome is the really cool piece above? I wish I could take credit, but I can’t – it was invented by my friend Jimmy. He’s a prop master working on Hollywood films and TV shows and crafty by nature. When I saw this really cool piece in his home I had to know all about it! It looks like a mod piece of art that could be sold in a museum gift shop. It can be constructed with items found at the local home improvement store, and Jimmy was kind enough to share the full how-to with Curbly. Continue Reading