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    DIY Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes. Remove Paint, Gum and Ink. Mend Jeans and Fix Snags in Clothing. Resize and Repair your Jeans, Shirts, Pants and Shoes diyjoy.com/...

    31 DIY Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes - DIY Joy

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    Thought You Knew All The Life Hacks The Web Had To Offer? Here Are 25 More

    Thought You Knew All The Life Hacks The Web Had To Offer? Here Are 25 More

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    How to Choose the Right Paint Finish

    How to Choose the Right Paint Finish | Through the Front Door

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    Place a layer of wax paper on top of upper kitchen cabinets where dust and grease particles gather. Every few months, switch out the paper f...

    10 Uses for Wax Paper

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    25 Things to Sew for Your Gadgets

    Ipad Sleeve Case Tutorial & 25 Things to Sew for Your Gadgets

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    60 homemade baby things

    60 Popular Baby Shower Homemade Presents - Tip Junkie

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    Making one of these for sure! This is a great idea! A pillow case remade...perfect for traveling and naps

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    Cute, easy and warm. Use an old blanket!

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    Sometimes, when it’s hard to let go, it helps to have something to hold onto. I LOVE this idea! So sweet...this made me cry. have to do this!

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    Tree Quilt - this could be a very cool quilt back and quilting idea for the whole quilt! Will have to try this one! Love it!

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    Quiet book - great idea for sensory stimulation. The link is no longer available. But, if you are crafty you get the idea how to make it.

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    DIY Baby Car Seat Blanket - easy sewing project for baby

    Running With Scissors: Car Seat Blanket

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    Another great re-use for an old shirt. So cooL!!! Men's shirt apron!

    Avental feito com camisa - * Decoração e Invenção *

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    FINALLY FOUND THEM! YES!!! I was hunting for these all winter...homemade vicks shower disks If you are congested, pop one in the floor of your shower, let the steam do it's work! Not sold in stores anymore!!

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    How to hide your cords~need to remember this!

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    This is the truth!! Almost a week since I've shaved & I have stubble is at a minimum. Lifesaver!! Ladies: put down the shaving creams & gels, use baby oil. It will change your shave game.

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    online sewing class for beginners.

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    "The Crock-Pot Lunch Crock ($20) makes us so very happy! We've got nothing against the breakroom microwave, per se, but warming our food slowly and safely on our desks yields much more flavorful lunches. Our pasta leftovers don't congeal and separate, soups warm thoroughly, and we don't have to wait in line to nuke."

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    Every couple of months sprinkle a mixture of baking soda and a tablespoon of your favorite fabric softener over your mattress, let it sit for an hour, and then vacuum it up. Gets rid of dust mites and freshens up the mattress. Keep that same mixture in a small mason jar with holes poked in the top in your linen or clothes closet to keep it smelling fresh! Many Baking Soda Tips

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    Magic Eraser uses... did you know you can cut a piece off and float it in your toilet overnight and voila! no more toilet ring! -clean window screens (even when they are still in the window) The website has a list of about 100 uses!

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    finally. i understand!

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    101 Ways to use your first sewing machine... great tips!

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    Photo: iStockPhoto.com/kroach | thisoldhouse.com | from 47 Skills You Need to Survive Homeownership

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    Follow these secrets from the pros for how to use paintbrushes and rollers to make painting easier and mess-free.

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    How to clean your cookie sheets--Kitchen "Miracle" Cleaner! You put about 1/4 cup of baking soda in a small glass bowl and squirt in hydrogen peroxide until it makes a nice paste. Then you rub it on the offending dirt/stain/grease...whatever! You can usually just use your fingers...but you can also use a small sponge at times as well.

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