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There are many ways to define generosity, but according to the DIY mavens at Craftsy, there's one true indicator of a person's propensity to give -- their craftiness, of course. In a survey of some 10,000 "makers" in over 700 cities across the country, Craftsy tracked the frequency of and likelihood of gift giving (especially handmade ones), landing on Manchest...

As you simplify your lifestyle, it is natural to consider making or growing many of the items you use every day. Not only do you save money, but you often can end up with a superior product. A great example is homemade soap. With some practice, you can make your own soap that is a gentle and natural alternative to commercial soap. Plus, soap making helps you nurture your crafty side as well.You wash your face, hands and body with it, but, first, let’s define what soap really is. Soap is the…

tape?! yes, this little how to shows you how to make tape out of, you guessed it vintage book pages! how unique! great for disguising the outright use of tape!

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