Site with lots (I mean LOTS) of plans for build it yourself. This lady is very good at teaching women to use power tools. Lots of practical designs. Guess I'll have to ask for power tools for my birthday so I can build something!
If you were to use drift wood this would be awesome for a beach reception style thing. Very natural, but striking. Drill holes in wood, place tea lights. Beautiful outdoor table center piece for the picnic table---AROUND THE GARDEN POOL
FANTASTIC series of video tutorials on how to make an Amish Knot Rug or Toothbrush Rugs. No sewing, just knotting. You use old sheets and things like that.Toothbrush Rugs - Complete Video Instructions (Part 1 - Beginners)
basket weaving with newspaper.looks like fun, except I have more boxes of basket weaving supplies than old newspapers! Wouldn't make sense to buy the Sunday NY Times just to make a basket,,,or would it?
Saved my favorite baby clothes for just this.The baby outfits you can't part with and are put away into tubs made into a quilt. What an adorable thing for Mommy, and a great memory to share with each child when they're older!