There is something truly special about handmade gifts. And to know that what you wear is handmade is really special. The good news is that handmade gifts are fun, affordable and heartfelt? Over the last several years, handmade gifts have enjoyed a huge boost in popularity. Traditional arts & crafts, such as patchwork and quilting, tie-dying and batik, bead work and embroidery of all sorts have shot back into vogue, while new 'handicrafts' have even blossomed.
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Jelly bean candles are seasonally festive and glow like stained glass when lit. The candles are easy to make with a few basic candle making supplies....
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Snuggle Afghan - Everyone will love to snuggle with this crochet afghan from Red Heart Yarn. Use this free crochet pattern for an intermediate level project that makes a great gift Read more at http://www.favecrafts.com/Crochet-Afghans/Snuggle-Afghan-from-Red-Heart-Yarn/ml/1#S3GYHc1qsxZcir3r.99 Pattern Items, Snuggles Blankets, Crochet Afghans, Fp2292, Blanket Crochet, Blankets Crochet, Crochet Patterns, Afghans Pattern, Knits
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Beautiful stitched felt flowers. Tutorial part 1: http://www.red-brolly.com/red-brolly/2011/10/diy-tutorial-stitched-felt-flowers-part-1.html Tutorial part 2: http://www.red-brolly.com/red-brolly/2011/10/tutorial-stitched-felt-flowers-part-2.html Crafts Ideas, Flowers Crafts, Flowers Bouquets, Buttons Flowers, Pattern, Diy Tutorials, Handmade Flowers, Felt Flowers, Flowers Tutorials
Show your feelings and express your sentiments for Valentine's Day with a hand made Valentine card or crafty Valentine gift. If you love Valentine's Day, decorate up the house or office, make a thoughtful card, whip up sweet treats and special gifts, or just let friends know you care with a simple hand made Valentine. Many Valentine Crafts can be used for weddings and anniversaries, or for a very special romantic gift any time of the year. If you don't like Valentine's Day, you can find funny anti-Valentine's decorations, tee shirts, cards or non-sentimental gifts too! They're all out there ... waiting for you to embrace. Like this lens? Please rate it with a squidlike Thumbs Up or a Facebook LIKE or better still, add this lens to your favorites at Pinterest, Twitter or Google! More Holidays on Squidoo Photo credit: handmade valentine - cuttlefish, flickr
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