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Crafting and DIY

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Foil-and-Paper Crowns

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Custom Doormat

Steps:3
Welcome guests -- and reassure them that they're ringing the right bell -- with a mat displaying your house number.
Materials
  • Coir doormat (18-by-30-inch coir mat, which is made from the stiff fibers of coconut husks)
  • Scissors
  • Masking tape in 3-inch and 3/4-inch widths
  • Address numbers
  • Card stock
  • Utility knife
  • Ruler
  • T pins
  • 12-ounce can
  • Enamel spray paint
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Alphabet Wall Frieze

Steps:7
A frieze of alphabet flash cards in the nursery encourages your child to engage in word and picture play and to have fun with color.
Materials
  • Tape measure
  • 2 pieces of molding
  • Lattice strips (long, thin pieces of wood that should be thinner than the molding)
  • Wood glue
  • Clamp
  • Primer
  • Paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Finishing nails
  • Hammer
  • Nail spinner (optional)
  • Drill (optional)
  • Nail set
  • Q-tips
  • Alphabet cards, or flash cards, post cards, photographs, etc., of a uniform size
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Handkerchief Stockings

Steps:3
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Pinwheel Napkins

Steps:4
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Crocheted Baby Booties

Steps:2
Other Ideas:
Baby, Clothes, Crochet, Good Things, Kids, Yarn
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Rope Coasters

Steps:4
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