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Handmade Gifts

8 DIY Holiday Gifts Your Friends Will Actually Want

The Huffington Post | Lexi Tollefsen | Posted 12.05.2015 | HuffPost Home

Have you ever opened a gift and had to fake a smile despite your severe disappointment? This tragic situation is the ultimate *womp, womp* and we've a...

10 Thoughtful, Handmade Gifts Only The Coolest Friends Will Give

The Huffington Post | Lexi Tollefsen | Posted 11.23.2015 | HuffPost Home

Why would you step foot in a crowded shopping mall when you could make your own gifts this holiday? Cost effective, stress-free and even fun, DIY good...

15 Simple DIY Gifts For Everyone On Your List

The Huffington Post | Lexi Tollefsen | Posted 12.17.2015 | HuffPost Home

Make the gift-giving process fun and affordable by DIY-ing a treat for your loved ones. Rather than breaking the bank on something impersonal, put you...

5 Rules Everyone Must Follow When Giving A Handmade Gift

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 11.18.2014 | HuffPost Home

So you skipped the Black Friday mayhem in favor of some more thoughtful, homespun gifts this year -- and we don't blame you. But before you set your s...

The Most Generous City In America Is...

Posted 11.14.2013 | HuffPost Home

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 -- t...

PHOTOS: 8 Father's Day Gifts Your Dad Will Actually Want

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 06.12.2013 | HuffPost Home

There's no way he'll be disappointed with one of these homemade goodies.

10 Brilliant Gifts To Get Your Guy This Valentine's Day

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 02.05.2013 | HuffPost Home

And they're all from our favorite Etsy sellers.

Handmade Holiday Gifts Countdown: What To Start Now

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 11.26.2012 | Taste

These things all take time, and we want you to be ready.

The Downside of Mother's Day

Susan Orlins | Posted 07.08.2012 | Parents
Susan Orlins

For me, the dreading begins the Friday before, when my daughters, brimful of anticipation, arrive home with the crafts they have made at school.

10 Adorable Gifts You Can Make In Time For Mother's Day

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Kattalia | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Mother's Day is fast approaching (it's May 13, in case you were wondering), and it's time to start thinking about how to show Mom just how much you ca...

A Cheap, Chic Way To Protect Your Table

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Kattalia | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

A trip to the hardware store is all it takes to do this Craft Of The Day. Use pre-cut, laminate floor samples to make sleek, wooden coasters perfect f...

10 Minutes To Mod Votives

The Huffington Post | Diana N. Nguyen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Get a vintage-mod look on the cheap with this colorful Craft Of The Day, which is inspired by a midcentury pattern featured by popular Norwegian kitch...

Craft Of The Day: Pretty Paint Swatch Boxes

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.08.2012 | HuffPost Home

Photo by Jessica Jones of How About Orange If you're anything like us, you can't bare to throw away paint swatches and instead keep them saved for ...

PHOTOS: 17 Surprisingly Easy Homemade Gift Ideas

The Huffington Post | Kaitlyn Davis | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

The trick to a great homemade gift idea is getting the end result to look as if it was professionally made, and, believe it or not, that's an easy thi...

7 Fashion-Forward Gifts For Your Stylish Friend

Jessica Pearce Rotondi | Posted 12.02.2011 | Women

We all have one: that friend who always has the perfect outfit, who shows up for a night out wearing the latest trends before they even hit fashion ma...