Top 10 Crafts to Make this Week {5/21}


This weeks Tip Me Tuesday linky party grew to over 100 tutorials.  Whoohoo!  I just love a linky party where I meet new creative women.  So today I’m featuring my top 10 crafts to make this week. Yep, they are my top 10 favorite crafts, parties, recipes, free files, and DIY tutorials from Tip Me Tuesday!  I hope you’re inspired to make something fabulous this week as well.

Tip Me Tuesday

These are just the 10 tutorials that I had time to highlight right now, you’ll see many more featured on Tip Junkie, Tip Me Tuesday newsletter, AND promoted through my social media sites like Facebook, G+, Instagram, and Twitter. {yep, I love to hook a creative girl up. HA!}

Simply September

1. Top 10 Books to Gift a High School Graduate ~  Congratulate the high school graduate with a book. Simply September has created a list of the top 10 books that are perfect for embarking on the new chapter in their lives.

It's in the Details

2. Two Ways to Style Hydrangeas for Summer ~ It’s in the Details is a great resource with simple ideas for making your hydrangea floral arrangements modern and beautiful for summer. These two ways will show you just how versatile hydrangeas can be.

Meatloaf and Melodrama

12. No Churn Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream ~ Kids and adults alike will love this chocolate peanut butter ice cream in fun colors by Meatloaf and Melodrama. It’s the perfect summer time treat! No ice cream maker is required, simply freeze it in a shallow baking pan.

Everyday Parties

15. Printable Graduation Kiss Labels ~ For a quick and easy graduation party favor, download and print these Hershey Kiss labels by Everyday Parties. Simply print onto adhesive paper and adhere to the bottom of Hershey Kisses.

Kiku Corner

23. DIY Peppermint Vintage Style Pleated Skirt ~ DIY a pleated skirt with a vintage style by Kiku Corner. This skirt is perfect for casual wear or to be dressed up. It’s super cute and a lot less expensive if you make it yourself!

Magical Mama Blog

31. How to Baby Proof the Living Room ~ If you’re expecting a new baby or know someone who is you might want to take a look at this post. Magical Mama Blog created a very helpful checklist to baby proof your living room. There’s some really great tips to help keep baby safe.

Sweet Bee Buzzings

36. Ruffled Granny Square Afghan ~ Sweet Bee Buzzings joins granny squares by adding a ruffled edge. It’s a gorgeous twist on the traditional flat edge.

Condo Blues

38. Aluminum Can Barn Star Wreath ~ Using aluminum cans, Condo Blues shows you how to upcycle them into stars for a festive red, white, and blue wreath. Fun for Memorial Day or the 4th of July.

Lantern Lane Designs

41. Sunroom Makeover ~ Now that sunny days are near you’ll be spending more time outside. Lantern Lane Designs shares her simple makeover tips to transforming an unused sunroom into an outdoor haven that’s perfect for lounging and sipping lemonade. The best part? It’s budget friendly. {smiling}
Our Clover House

45. Make a West Elm Plant Stand for Free ~ Make a knock-off West Elm plant stand for free with this tutorial by My Cup Overflows. All you need is some scrap 2×2 wood. If you don’t have any you can still make the stand for under $10 from a trip to the hardware store.

Diana Rambles

Wondering what was the most popular {or most clicked on} idea from the linky party? Well… it was DIY Dog Cooling Mat by Diana Rambles.

A huge thank you for those who took the time to link up their fabulous tutorials!  You can view all of the 100 ideas linked up HERE.  If you have a blog or Tip Junkie craft room, 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.  Tip: Be the first to link up when this linky party is live every week, thanks to the newsletter.

Top 10 Badge

Thanks Ladies ~ I just adore these pictured tutorials! Feel free to share your “I made the Top 10” badge on your blog, Facebook, or Instagram. You earned it!  {knuckle bumps}

When you share your badge, be sure to share the link to your craft room too.  Your friends and family can follow you on Tip Junkie and bookmark your latest projects to quickly find later.

P.S.  Don’’t forget to check out the Tip Junkie Facebook page.  It’s a great place to ask questions on how to make things or for specific tutorials that you are looking for. I’ll be happy to find them for ya.

This Week on Tip Junkie:

I Was Featured on the TipJunkie blog

Thanks Ladies ~ I just adore these pictured tutorials! I’m honored to be able to feature you and send you over some new readers. Feel free to share your I was featured on Tip Junkie badge on your blog, Facebook, or Instagram. You earned it!  {knuckle bumps}

P.S.  Join the conversations over on the Tip Junkie Facebook page.  It’s a great place to ask questions on how to make things or for specific tutorials you need.

Laurie Turk the Tip Junkie
Promoting creative women through their tutorials,
craft rooms,  and products.
~ Laurie  {a.k.a. the Tip Junkie}
Sign up for weekly inspiration which promotes
Creative Women and gives you FREEBIES!
{it’s free, of course}

If you’re looking for something specific, you can type in any word or topic in the Search Box where you’ll receive hundreds of DIY and how to make tutorials.

No Churn Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream


Leave a Reply
  1. Thank you for featuring my DIY Dog Cooling Mat Tutorial. I am not surprised that it was the top clicked because it’s the most popular post on my blog.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *