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Recently I made an American Indian's dreamcatcher, which also called the  Ojibwe dreamcatcher.  According to the Ojibwe tribe's ancient legend, there was this Spider  Woman, known as Asibikaashi. She took care of the children and the people  on the land. Eventually, the Ojibwe Nation spread to the corners of North  America and it became difficult for Asibikaashi to reach all the children.  So the mothers and grandmothers would weave magical webs for the children,  using willow hoops and…

Dreamcatcher Illustration Tutorial

f North America and it became difficult for Asibikaashi to reach all the children. So the mothers and grandmothers would weave magical webs for the children, using willow hoops and sinew.

A summer must! DIY your own comfortable and stylish macrame hammock. Macarame is a centuries-old method used to make furniture, plant holders and so many other beautiful home decor items. Get the how-to here: http://www.ehow.com/how_12093464_make-crocheted-hammock.html?utm_source=pinterest.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=inline&utm_campaign=fanpage

How to Make a Macrame Hammock

DIY your own comfortable and stylish macrame hammock. Macarame is a centuries-old method used to make furniture, plant holders and so many other beautiful home decor items. What a fun hammock for a kid bedroom!

For several months now, we've been receiving emails requesting a friendship bracelet DIY. Well, friends, ask and you shall receive! Today, we'll give you a step by step tutorial on the classic chevron pattern. If you used to whip up friendship bracelets like a champ in grade school and have since

DIY Friendship Bracelet

Summer friendship bracelets are an essential staple because they are fun to make and appropriate for everyone. Learn how to make simple friendship bracelets with your friends, kids, or just for yourself. Create a classic chevron pattern bracelet.

No trees were harmed in the making of these beautiful works of art! :)  Ben and Nicole Labonte of Oregon based Wild Slice Designs search for dead and discarded tree limbs to create these wonderful wall sculptures. And they just make us appreciate nature even more!  Do you want one of these unique wall sculptures for your home?

No trees were harmed in the making of these beautiful works of art! :) Ben and Nicole Labonte of Oregon based Wild Slice Designs search for dead and discarded tree limbs to create these wonderful wall sculptures. And they just make us appreciate nature ev

Paracord watch.  I know how to make this

DIY watches bracelets diy crafts easy crafts craft idea crafts ideas diy ideas diy crafts diy idea do it yourself diy projects diy craft handmade diy watches. Watches would be good for the emergency backpack and useful if electricity is not available.

The link is no good since it doesn't describe the doing, but think I could do this one...

20 Christmas Wreaths to Make

I love natural decorations ! Such as this unique wreath, it made with pine cones, nut shells and acorns. This natural pine cone wreath will look great han

Original pinners text: sock sloth - one of my favorite animals! I'm gonna hang these all over the house until brad gets sick of them and takes them down!

Sock Sloth

A cute sloth made out of a pair of socks! Free tutorial with pictures on how to make a sloth plushie in under 180 minutes by sewing with stuffing, velcro, and safety eyes. Inspired by gifts, kawaii, and sloth. How To posted by Lauren.

How to turn fabric scraps into the prettiest twine for tying up gifts.

Scrapbusting: Handmade Scrap Fabric Twine

How-To: Make Scrap Fabric Twine - Make: Saving sewing scraps for a rainy day? Check out this brilliant tutorial for making your own scrap fabric twine! Should you love arts and crafts you'll will really like our website!

Technique - 8 Strand Flat Braid:  1.) Split your strands into two groups - 4 on the left, 4 on the right.    2.) Start with the farthest left strand - take it over, under, over. Let it join the group on the right (which will now have 5 strands.)    3.) Now take the farthest right strand under, over, under, over, and let it join the group on the left. Both groups will be even again.    4.)Repeat those two steps until desired length is reached!

8 Strand Flat Braid

The best DIY projects & DIY ideas and tutorials: sewing, paper craft, DIY. Best DIY Ideas Jewelry: Technique - 8 Strand Flat Braid: Split your strands into two groups - 4 on the left, 4 on the right. Start with the farthes

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