Top Ten Crafts to Make This Week


 Last weeks Handmade Project linky party grew to over 334 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.

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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!}  

The Shelf That Does it All

12.  The Shelf That Does it All ~ Adding shelves to your space is a fabulous way to accessorize and also serves as functional furniture.  It’s easy to make and will look lovely in any space!  

Paper Embroidery Hoop Gift Card Holder

24.  Paper Embroidery Hoop Gift Card Holder ~ This embroidery hoop gift card holder is only the beginning of this creative way to present a giftcard.  By the time they get to the giftcard, they will feel like they’ve already gotten one gift.  {wink}

All Hands on Deck

219.  All Hands on Deck ~ Here is a super clever shorts makeover idea! Using a sweet potato and fabric paint you can create cute and stylish nautical shorts perfect for summer! Depending on the shape you use this could work for all ages!

Bunny Crepes with Whipped Cream

249.  Bunny Crepes with Whipped Cream ~ Treat your family to something special for breakfast this Easter.  These bunny crepes are sure to do the trick! 

Easter Bunny Brunch

27.  Easter Bunny Brunch ~ What could be more festive for an Easter brunch than bunnies?  Leigh Anne “bunnified” everything from the napkins to the cups.

Easter Chalkboard Bunting

98.  Easter Chalkboard Bunting ~ Hippity hoppitity this Easter Chalkboard Bunting is absolutely darling!  Not to mention the bunny butt!  Jenn used items already on hand, linen fabric pennants, scrapbook letters and pom pom ribbon.  

Homemade Costume Tutorial R2D2

13.  Homemade Costume Tutorial R2D2 ~ “May the force be with you!”  This R2D2 costume tops the scale on awesome!  What Star Wars fan wouldn’t love this costume?  

Caramelitas {recipe}

44.  Caramelitas {recipe} ~ Ooey-gooey chewy Caramelitas cookie bars!  An oatmeal crust layered with caramel ice cream topping, chocolate chips and chopped nuts.  

Easter Teacher Appreciation Tags {free printable}

277.  Easter Teacher Appreciation Tags {free printable} ~ Everyone loves teachers and what better way to show your appreciation this Easter than with a fun treat!  The printable is free. Simply download, print and attach to a special goodie.

Simple & Stunning DIY Envelope Pillow Tutorial

93.  Simple & Stunning DIY Envelope Pillow Tutorial ~ If you don’t want to fuss with adding a zipper to your pillow cover, but you want it to slip off for easy washing, this tutorial is for you!  Learn how to sew an envelope pillow cover!  They’re so easy you could make pillow covers for every season.


Wondering what was the most popular {or most clicked on} idea from the linky party? Well… it was Quilting the Easy Way

Quilting the Easy Way

A huge thank you for those who took the time to link up their fabulous tutorials!  You can view all of the 334 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.

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  1. Elizabeth Struk Elizabeth Struk

    THANK YOU for including me! SO excited!

  2. Ronni Victoriano Ronni Victoriano

    You have the best best BEST blog ever !!!
    I love love love it !!!

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