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Dreidel Gift-Card Holders

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Wine Cork Board

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Gardening Gift Basket

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Other Ideas:
Mother's Day
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Web Exclusive: Critter Cards

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Quilted Silk-Tie Pillow

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Materials
  • Log cabin template
  • Fabric scraps or cut-up silk ties, in similar colors
  • Silk pins
  • Sewing machine threaded with coordinating thread
  • 3/4 yards silk taffeta fabric, in a lighter color than scraps
  • Iron
  • Scissors
  • Rotary fabric cutter
  • Ruler
  • Rotary paper cutter
  • Low-loft quilt batting
  • Plain muslin
  • Bone folder
  • Silk thread in coordinating or contrasting color
  • 18-inch pillow form
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Moisturizing Body Oils

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Other Ideas:
Christmas, Sun care
Treat yourself or someone you love to herb-infused body oil.
Materials
  • 4 cups jojoba seed or avocado seed oil
  • 1 pound dried herbs, flowers, or leaves, such as yarrow flowers, plantain leaves, or dandelion leaves
  • 6-cup casserole dish with a lid
  • Fine-mesh sieve
  • Cheesecloth
  • Large heatproof glass measuring cup
  • 1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon organic essential oil of lavender flowers, clary sage flowers, rosemary stems, or grapefruit peel
  • Funnel
  • Three 4-ounce bottles
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Jack-o'-Lantern Treat Boxes

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Felt Tote Bag

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Martha and crafter Jen Hopwood demonstrate an inventive technique for embellishing plain canvas bags with felt accessories.
Materials
  • Canvas tote bag
  • Seam ripper or small thread scissors
  • Plain white paper
  • Pins
  • Permanent marker
  • Wool felt in two colors -- enough to cover entire design
  • Machine-sewing thread in same color as top layer of felt
  • Sewing machine with quilting foot, free-motion foot, or clear foot
  • Sharp scissors or applique scissors
  • Scratch paper and pencil
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Woven Ribbon Wrap

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Glittered Cards with Melissa

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