5 Brilliant Craft Hacks from Pinterest

| 11/17/2014 3:00:00 PM

Holiday season is right around the corner, and if you’re anything like me now is the time to start crafting all of those handmade gifts. To make life a bit easier, here are a few craft hacks to make all of your holiday DIY experiences less painful and stress-free.

Check out our Pinterest page if you’re in need of some inspiration for DIY projects.     

DIY Bow           

1. The Perfect Bows

Make the smallest of embellishments, for cards or packages, with this hack for making perfect bows using a fork. Simply weave ribbon in-and-out of the fork tines before fastening it in the center with another piece of ribbon and trimming the ends to size. Via Slow Robot.

Bonus Hack: remove creases or wrinkles from ribbon with a light bulb. Via Plaid Crafts.

Clean up extra glitter

11/18/2014 9:28:31 AM

I too use pencil grips with my knitting needles, but I use them to hold the stitches on the needle when I finish a row and have to go do something else{like make dinner.} and also to keep all my double point knitting needles together when I am not using them.{RARE!}