Homemade Crafts & Creative Hobbies:

homemade vanilla and chocolate soapSoap Making

homemade clustered earringsJewelry Making

homemade gift boxesHoliday Craft Ideas

homemade scented candlesCandle Making

Homemade Musical InstrumentsToys & Kids Crafts

Homemade air freshenerDIY Home Crafts

Latest Homemade Crafts & Creative Hobbies:

Make Head Pin Earrings The Simple Way

simple head pin earrings

I love to make head pin earrings and I've spent many fun evenings with friends and a couple of glasses of wine showing them how to make them. Yes, they really are that easy! The stylish head pin earrings you see above are great fun and incredibly cheap to make, you can literally create endless Continue Reading

Making A Silver Pendant Necklace

silver Pendant Necklace

I love making homemade jewelry and this stunning silver pendant necklace is one of my favourite necklaces; it can be adjusted to any length so it looks great with just about any outfit. You don't need any special jewellery making tools for this, and best of all it can be put together in a matter Continue Reading

Making Bracelets For Men

homemade jewelry for men

Homemade jewellery doesn't have to be just for women, these stylish homemade bracelets for men can look great on the fashion conscious male. Making bracelets for men is an extremely easy and economical gift idea. Sometimes costing less than a dollar, and don't forget that homemade jewellery is so Continue Reading

Homemade Scented Candles From Scratch

homemade scented candles

It's much more fun to learn how to make homemade scented candles from scratch. With their soft glow and gentle perfume, there's nothing quite as relaxing as curling up on a cold winter evening to read a few pages by candlelight you crafted yourself. Yes, stores are full of all sorts of scented Continue Reading

How To Make Homemade Bracelets

how to make homemade bracelets

Here's the easiest and most popular way to make homemade bracelets. The classic elasticated bracelet slips on and off without the need for a catch. These practical bracelets are quick to make and will usually fit any wrist size. And with the ever increasing selection of beads and stones Continue Reading

How To Make A Clustered Necklace

Homemade clustered necklace

It's really easy to make a clustered necklace, I find this to be 'anything goes' type of jewelry making, you can literally grab a handful of beads and make a necklace or earrings up as you go. As an example last week I made a clustered lariat necklace. I used a few silver charms (can be Continue Reading

Making Clustered Earrings

homemade clustered earrings

It's hard to believe that this tutorial on how to make clustered earrings is still very much in the beginners section of easy homemade jewelry. Most of the beads I've used to make these homemade earrings are from a basic glass bead mix that I had left over from the homemade clustered necklace I Continue Reading

An Attractive Homemade Pendant Necklace


This is the simplest method for making a homemade pendant necklace, it can give a really striking effect and can make an excellent last minute homemade gift for someone at very little cost. Simply add an attractive pendant to a length of leather thong or cotton cord, the thong or cord can look Continue Reading

How To make Pretty Crimp Bead Earrings

homemade crimp bead earrings

If you are looking for a lovely unique homemade gift that's kind to your wallet then look no further. These pretty crimp bead earrings are very simple to make and using almost any type of bead. I priced up two pairs of these crimp bead earrings, with some average and some semi-precious beads. I Continue Reading

How To String A Necklace With Thread

homemade jewelry beading

Making a strand of simple beads is an ideal homemade gift and a great way to familiarize yourself with traditional stringing using a needle and thread. The following technique covering how to string a necklace with thread is a method that's been used for centuries. Though stringing homemade Continue Reading

Homemade Spy Gear


So you want to become a spy or special agent, catching the bad guys and solving the clues. This probably means you are going to need one or two spy gear gadgets to keep you ahead of the game. And as spy stuff can be very expensive to buy in the stores you may need to get stuck into making some of Continue Reading

Homemade Musical Instruments For Kids

Homemade Musical Instruments

Over the next few days I’ll be showing you some of the simple homemade musical instruments that I created with the kids. Making homemade musical instruments is a fun way to experiment with sound. All of these can be put together using inexpensive items from around the home or from the local Continue Reading