It’s a Crafty Party!! DIY link up #56

The weather is getting nicer and I’m inspired to do some projects around the house.  How about you?  Are you doing anything creative this week?

This is a  Do it Yourself CRAFTS and DECORATING

(Please do not post recipes,  self help, items for sale or anything else that isn’t a crafty idea with instructions!)

Creating art, decorating and remodeling your living space, doing it all yourself not only saves money, it’s fun and feels pretty good!

Come share your projects here –

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But remember – This is  DIY Party!  Make sure you include instructions (see the rules below so you don’t get deleted!)

This party is not for selling items, recipes or food posts or travel – it is only Do it Yourself projects WITH instructions.

But if you have a great recipes, please share it here:  What’s for Dinner Sunday Link up

And now – a HUGE thank you to everyone who shared last week!  There were some great ideas.  And here are the most visited posts!

 Please visit the featured bloggers and leave them a comment.  Let them know how amazing they are!

Pillar Blue Box had the top most visited post – and boy was it popular!  Here is some great information on Using the Best Chalk Paint, Decoupage, and Decals for a Creative Cupboard Upcycle!

The Best Chalk Paint For A Unique Cupboard Upcycle

Across the Boulevard’s post on creating this beautiful Coastal Vanity Box – Thrift Store Find Makeover, was pretty popular as well!

Coastal Vanity Box ~ Thrift Store Find Makeover Across the Blvd

My Thrift Store Addiction shared this fantastic post, Front Door Makeover – before and after with how it was done!

Curb appeal front door paint

Do you like to make your own cosmetics?  I do!!  Grandma’s House DIY shared the recipe and instructions for a DIY Fabulous Face Scrub – 

A wonderful face scrub wash recipe made out of baking soda, coconut oil and any essential oils you would like to add! A moisturizer and scrub all in one!

And now it’s your turn to share your DIY projects.  Please follow the rules below:

  • This party is NOT for cooking projects, it is NOT for self help or travel.  It is for projects the reader can do themselves – Pleases post crafts and DIY projects (with instructionsonly, not just pictures of the craft.  Sadly, all others will be removed.   
  • Please do not post sites that are sales sites (i.e. Etsy, “blogs” that are used as sites to sell, etc.), posts that advertise items for sale or any other post that does not include a craft or art project!   This is a party for do it your-selfers!
  • It would be great to share something new to us here – Please don’t share the same thing you shared recently!
  •  I’ll visit every post – and I ask you to Please visit two posts for every one you share.  That’s what makes it a PARTY!  And don’t forget to leave comments!!  Us bloggers live for comments!
  • The party runs from Sunday to Friday night (giving you the weekend to try out some of the great projects!) 
  • Help us Grow!  Let all your friends on Twitter and Facebook know about the party! The more the merrier!

Ready to party?  Lets go!

Don’t forget to comment!

do it yourself


About Helen Fern

I live in the upper Willamette Valley with my amazing husband and four very spoiled cats - three adopted feral cats and one shelter baby. We have lived here since the dawn of 1991 and love every inch of the region.
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18 Responses to It’s a Crafty Party!! DIY link up #56

  1. Thank you so much for the feature of our face wash recipe! Have a great week!

  2. Karren says:

    Thanks for the linkup this week, I actually had something new to share, lol
    Hope you have a wonderful week!

  3. Thank you Helen for your 56th Its a Crafty Party, first visit.

  4. Cecilia says:

    Thanks so much for featuring my front door makeover!

  5. Thanks for the party, Helen!

  6. Claire says:

    Thank you so much for featuring my red cupboard. I hope you enjoy what’s left of your weekend.

  7. Laurie says:

    Wonderful features Helen! Thanks so much for the party. Have a super week!

  8. Thank you for hosting a great party!

  9. Beverly says:

    Thanks for the feature of my Coastal Vanity Box, Helen. Hope you have a fabulous week!

    • Helen Fern says:

      Thanks for sharing it Beverly – your “coastal” projects really inspire me. I believe I must have been a mermaid in a previous life. I love anything coastal or beachy!!

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