DIY Projects & Crafts

We have hundreds of DIY projects and craft ideas to inspire you, plus all of the crafting tools and techniques to help you get started. First, pick a project! Whether it’s paper crafts, fabric dyeing, sewing, or painting, we can introduce you to a variety of techniques.

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30 of Our Best Handmade Mother's Day Gifts

Flowers are nice and breakfast in bed is practically a given, but any Mom loves a gift that comes from the heart. We've rounded up our best Mother's Day gift ideas over the years including DIY token jewelry, pampering spa sets, and photo-printed gifts—and each one says "Mom, I love you."

Shibori Dyeing Techniques for Five Beautiful Patterns

Master the art of shibori, a Japanese dyeing technique that results in rich patterns from indigo color. By bundling the fabric in five different ways, you can produce a traditional set of prints including arashi, kumo, itajime, and ne-maki.

31 of Our Favorite Sewing Projects

Learn how to sew today! Start with our basic tutorials, guide to handy stitches, templates and projects. After 31 days, you'll know how to sew a button, a pillowcase, mend a hem, fix a seam, and more.

11 DIY Headboard Ideas Guaranteed to Give Your Bed a Boost

Sweet dreams start here. Headboards are often the center of attention in a bedroom and these haute projects will transform your sleeping space—no new furniture required.

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How to Fold a Napkin in 10 Beautiful Ways

Know when to wrap 'em, when to twist 'em up, and when to go for fun. We're talking about napkins, of course. They're the easiest, most elegant way to dress up your place settings—and they add a big serving of personality to your table, too. To inspire you, we present over a dozen ways to spiff up a plain napkin.

Quilt Makers You Should Be Following on Instagram

From exclusive patterns to sources for fabric and supplies, these designers provide endless inspiration.

How to Fix a Table or Chairs with Wobbly Legs

We asked a skilled woodworker for her best solutions.