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When I was in Portland, I had coffee one morning at a place called Courier Coffee.  They serve their coffee in mason jars, and also sell adorable handmade cozies to protect your hands from the hot glass. I have plenty of mason jars here at work, so I was inspired to make my own mason jar cozy so that this winter I can use mason jars for my coffee at work! Read on to learn how to make your own. Read more »

Jules -Sep 18, 2014, 3:39PM
so awesome, can't believe it! i will absolutely try this after my exams are done! http://graail.com
Kaya -Oct 01, 2013, 6:24AM
And when you've finished the coffee, put some tea candles inside :)

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This season we are all about the grunge trend, and we love mixing boy and girl elements by incorporating feminine touches with tomboy plaid. For this DIY we worked with one of our designers to give a vintage flannel a cool update by adding some sheer fabric, floral patches, and studs. Watch the DIY come to life in this adorable video! Read more »

bytiffany -Nov 23, 2014, 11:26PM
wow,perfect
Shy Girl -Sep 02, 2014, 9:28PM
Still on the look out for a cheap green and black flannel <3 #oneday

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This guest post is courtesy of our friends Honestly WTF! Read more »

virginie -Oct 28, 2014, 3:14PM
Wow! great idea. I do bracelets myself and sell them but i find that your model has something delicate and simple yet different. Very indie.
Pete -Jun 18, 2014, 10:57AM
This shell bracelet looks very nice. I love this DIY! Please keep up the good work.

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Ever since I first saw images of yarn bombing, I have always wanted to have a go at it.  Yarn bombing is a form of street art that has spread throughout cities all over the world, and unlike permanent graffiti, it is easy to remove if necessary.  Artists have been choosing anything they desire to yarn bomb, from stand-up telephone booths to even cars. To see such vibrant colors on everyday objects is such a pleasing surprise. Read more »

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Have you guys seen the new Netflix series “Orange Is the New Black?” It seems to be all the rage over here! …Although I only first heard of it recently, when our PR assistant was telling me about an episode where Piper (the main character) makes a muscle rub using jalapeño peppers. Read more »

Jld -Feb 06, 2014, 7:46PM
Oops. Forgot to mention. Be sure to leave the top off the jar the second time or the alcohol won't evaporate.
Jld -Feb 06, 2014, 7:43PM
Hi. What you and Piper made was a crude version of this very effective salve for both Fibromyalgia and Back pain. The preferred way to make this is with dried hot peppers and alcohol and takes a little time and preparation. Begin with a package of DRIED jalapeños. Break off and discard the stems. Blend for 35-45 seconds (don't get too fine) and pour the blended peppers into a jar. Fill the jar with alcohol, rubbing or drinking, cover the jar tightly and let stand on the kitchen counter until the alcohol is infused with the hot pepper. (At least 24 hours). The alcohol will change color as it is infused. Once the mix is infused, strain the peppers out of the alcohol using cheese cloth or a fine strainer and pour the alcohol back into the jar. Put the jar in a warm sunny place where the alcohol can evaporate. Once the alcohol has evaporated you will have in the bottom of the jar the pepper oil. Now add it to the Shay or Cocoa butter. Use two parts butter to one part oil. If you have sensitive skin, cut back on the oil. The butter is stiffer than the oil so you will have to mix it with a spoon or stick. I use Popsicle sticks. BE SURE TO NOT GET THE PURE OIL ON YOUR SKIN. YOU CAN STORE ANY REMAINING OIL IN THE REFER. I suggest making a tiny amount to begin with until you get the percentage of oil to butter to your liking. Don't use it more than three days consecutively on any one place or it will irritate the skin. You can buy small containers for your preparation at stores that provide soap making ingredients or sell bulk lotions for massage therapists. Many natural foods stores carry containers as well.

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One of the most important elements in creating a desirable home is having beautiful scents throughout. I usually love opening windows, displaying fresh flowers, and burning candles to achieve this – and now I have one more to add to the list: oil diffusers. I discovered that you can actually create an oil diffuser at home, and now I’m obsessed. Read more »

krista -Dec 15, 2014, 6:13PM
i use cooking oil instead of water! pine, tangerine, and vanilla scents are my favorite. =)
Moe -Sep 17, 2014, 2:04PM
Love this idea! Just about to hunt for some good twigs! I love the bottle with the feather on it, but I can't seem to figure out what's holding it on there.. does anyone know?

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This guest post comes from contributor FP Naomi. Read more »

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Knitascarf -Aug 05, 2013, 10:33AM
Great idea! I just recently painted my daughters room and I can use the cans. Http://www.learnhowtoknitascarf.com

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Shreya -Feb 24, 2015, 2:50AM
I am planning to do it with a different color tshirt in light dark effect. http://itsevalicious.com/a-watermark-shirt-the-way-to-do-it-yourself
Aundrea -Oct 05, 2014, 1:30PM
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This week we’re sharing some of the blog’s greatest hits! These are some of our most loved posts by you, our amazing readers. Read more »

jenna -Dec 11, 2014, 3:49PM
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Carlos Garate -Oct 21, 2014, 4:07PM
Hola Abby, hope you remember me from Global Jeans in Acapulco, looks like you are doing great, it was nice to see you. Great job with that destroy jean!!! Carlos Garate

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Post image for DIY Beach Glass Photo Transfer

My Aunt and Uncle have been collecting beach glass for years. When I was recently at their house for a visit, I was fascinated by how many pieces they have acquired over time. I picked up a few and started looking at them. I thought to myself, “There has to be something cool that you can do with all of this glass.” I remembered Julia’s wood photo transfer post, and that gave me the idea to try a photo transfer on a different type of medium-beach glass! I snagged a couple of white pieces from my Aunt and Uncle (with their permission) and tried out the photo transfer technique. Read more »

amberlynn -Oct 20, 2014, 2:36PM
I would grab an old table and upcycle it or make one from scratch using these as an inlay. I think they would make a beautiful and fascinating table top. I would paint the bottom a light color before I placed these into the table top to ensure the image shown through. I'd also use a beachy color for the grout so they look like they are laying on the beach again. :) Let me know what you think of this idea!
Donna -Oct 04, 2014, 7:32PM
Do the printed photos have to be mirrored images?

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Post image for Free People DIY Embroidered iPhone Case

We’ve had these DIY Embroidered iPhone 5 Cases available on our site for a while now, and I feel like they’ve been kind of like a hidden gem, just waiting to be discovered. That’s why today I wanted to let you guys know that they exist — and to try one out for myself! Read more »

asima -Mar 13, 2014, 4:45AM
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ReTreasured Leather -Feb 16, 2014, 7:57AM
Very cute and Unique. Great way to express your individual style!

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