Top 10 Crafts to Make this Week {10/21}

It’s that time again – I’m featuring my top ten crafts to make this week from last Tuesday’s linky party. I hope you find something fabulous that you’d like to make this week as well. I had to narrow it down from over 613 posts. Phew!

These are just the 10 tutorials that I had time to highlight right now, you’ll see many more on this and the other Tip Junkie sister sites as well. So a huge thank you for those who took the time to link up their fabulous tutorials!

60.  Felt Leaf & Pom Pom Garland ~ Here is an easy to Fall craft to help decorate for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday! All you need is felt, pom poms and embroidery thread or yarn. Simple, yet festive. Perfect to decorate a doorway, mantel or even on the Thanksgiving table!

88.  Homemade Moisturizing Baby Shampoo {free printable} ~ Make your own organic and moisturizing baby shampoo.  There are only 3-ingredients which don’t include the harsh chemicals like sodium lareuth or lauryl sulfate, parabens or other preservatives so it’s 100% safe and natural for baby.  You can label the bottle with this cute free printable.

166.  Toddler Stool to Sophisticated Stool ~ Look at this amazing stool transformation.  It used to be a Dora the Explorer stool and now it’s a sophisticated adult stool.  The fresh paint and addition of the stencil will gave the project a chic designer look without all the expense.

277.  Embroidery Hoop Notions Wall ~ This is a fantastic way to repurpose embroidery hoops.  Learn how to turn them into a functional notion wall!

322.  Lace Sleeve Inset ~ Adding lace to your wardrobe can soften the look and give a feminine allure.  This tutorial shows you how to open the seam of the sleeves and add lace insets.  It’s beautiful, soft and flowing!

345.  Crackle Effect Votive Tutorial ~ Turn an ordinary dollar store glass votive into a beautiful crackle effect votive.  The crackle effect is achieved from a mixture of crackle medium, spray paint, mod podge and food coloring.  These would gorgeous on a mantle, accent table, dresser or tables cape.

394.  Candy Corn Cheesecake {free printable} ~ This candy corn cheesecake is a fun treat for children to help create and eat.  Add food coloring to the cheesecake mixture and let them enjoy layering the colors.  A free printable tag is available so you can give them as gifts.

427.  Spooky Science Party {free printables} ~ “Children Beware Touch if You Dare”.  This science party is sure to spook the kids. Not only is there a tutorial to make your own science specimen jars, but some fun activity and food ideas.  There are also free straw/cupcake toppers, food cards and treat bag labels to compliment your party.

534.  Where’s Waldo Costume & Hat {free pattern} ~ If you are wanting an awesome homemade Halloween costume, this one is perfect for your little guy.  It really is a simple a costume to put together.  The glasses are from Wendy’s, an ordinary pair of jeans and a red and white striped shirt.  Sarah has even included the free crochet pattern to make the hat.  The pattern is also perfect for a warm winter hat.

603.  Twine Pears ~ These Twine Pears are a fabulous craft for Fall!  The perfect pear shape comes from wrapping a lightbulb with twine.  Not only are they super easy to make, but the final cost for all four is about $1.00.

Wondering what was the most popular {or most clicked on} idea from the linky party? Well… it was DIY Scarves.

Thanks Ladies. I just adore these ideas! Feel free to grab my “I was featured on Tip Junkie” blog button. You earned it! {{knuckle bumps}}

You can view all of the 613 ideas linked up HERE. If you have a blog, be sure to check in on Tuesday when you can link up your favorite or most recent handmade project like something you made, party you hosted, a recipe, or fun tip. Also, don’t forget to check out the Tip Junkie Facebook page for even more creative ideas and tutorials.

Tip Junkie ~ Laurie Turk

Creating Memories that Endure,


Candy Corn Cheesecake {free printable}

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  1. I love crafting and craft shows, so when I came across this site, it was like reaquainting with an old friend. Thank you, Candy

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