If you're wondering why I, or anyone would want to make homemade dryer balls then let me explain. A few months ago I purchased some PVC dryer balls and although I was happy with the way they softened my laundry I was disappointed to find they split after just a few weeks. If you are unaware of … [Read more...] about Homemade Dryer Balls
101 Unique Homemade Gift Ideas
101 Unique Homemade Gift Ideas
Below is a compilation of more than 100 of the most unique homemade gift ideas on SavvyHomemade, I hope you enjoy making them as much as I did! They were all made personally by me or by members of SavvyHomemade.
Want to know the best part? The most loved gifts are often the ones you make yourself, they come from the heart, not the wallet. When a loved one unwraps a gift that is truly personal, reflects their needs and interests, and was made especially for them by you, it will have much more meaning! FYI here's my personal top ten DIY gift ideas.
Looking for some great homemade cookie recipes? You just can't beat the taste of them freshly baked straight from the oven. Store bought cookies are a poor second place to taking a little time to learn how to bake your own. Kids love them, they're great for homemade gifts and cookies are … [Read more...] about Scrumptious Homemade Cookie Recipes
This homemade soap for men is a very masculine soap recipe which leaves you feeling clean, moisturized and ready for anything. It has a wonderful rich warm scent so you won't need to use any cologne after using this soap. Ingredients For This Homemade Soap For Men A handful of Bay … [Read more...] about Homemade Soap For Men
If you would like a hip and fun idea for a unisex leather bracelet, then look no further. This is a really neat looking homemade bracelet that wraps around the wrist three times. I've placed three wooden Pandora style beads on the front and spruced them up with a few jump rings and a bit of … [Read more...] about A Homemade Unisex Leather Bracelet
Flexible beading wire is used mostly for making necklaces and bracelets, but here I'm using it to make simple, modern, swing style earrings. First, remember that when you thread beads with the wire still on the spool instead of cutting the wire in advance it makes the wire less likely to kink and … [Read more...] about How To Make Swing Style Earrings
I regard stringing to be the backbone of jewellery making. It uses easily obtained supplies, and will teach a fundamental sense of coordinating colors along with shapes into an attractive design. Stringing homemade jewelry using beading wire is also perfect for practicing how to manipulate small … [Read more...] about Stringing Homemade Jewelry Using Beading Wire
This classic homemade necklace and earrings set is an ideal starting place for anyone just starting out in jewellery making, and it will make a lovely unique homemade gift. Although I've used round glass beads for this particular project, it will also work well with other bead styles. And using … [Read more...] about Matching Homemade Necklace and Earrings
A braided homemade leather bracelet would be defiantly high on the fashion list right now. For girls, boys, men or women, there's a color and style that will suite anyone, and they are so easy to make! In fact this trendy and genuine leather bracelet took me less than two minutes to make up; it's … [Read more...] about A Trendy Homemade Leather Bracelet
There are no rules when making a bootlace necklace, it's really all about trial and error. However, if you are not sure where to start, let me show you how I make mine. First think about the length you would like the necklace to be and how you would like it to fasten it (see notes on finishing … [Read more...] about Making A Bootlace Necklace
Homemade bath salts can transfer your basic bath into a wonderful therapeutic treat. When essential oils are released into a bath of warm water along with salts, the oils release even more molecules than if you were to have a massage. Sea salt and Epsom salts are both cleansing and detoxifying … [Read more...] about Making Wonderful Homemade Bath Salts
Be the bell of the ball with these cool homemade clay jewelry projects. You will need to set aside a couple of days for this homemade crafts idea as the clay will need to dry out overnight before you can paint it, but you will be thrilled with the results. What You Will Need Recipe for Homemade … [Read more...] about Making Homemade Clay Jewelry
These homemade clay marbles are so easy to make, the recipe below is enough to make about 100 if not more. What You Will Need: This homemade clay recipe Acrylic Paints and paint brushes How To Make Your Clay Marbles: Once you have made up your homemade clay, you can either choose to color … [Read more...] about Homemade Clay Marbles