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DIY Roundup 9 Beauty Spa Recipes. Part 2. Part 1 is here.

  1. Pink Tinted Lip Balm using Beeswax from Delia Creates.
  2. 3 Ingredient Cocoa Butter Milk Bath from All the Little Extras.
  3. 3 Ingredient Chocolate Milk Bath from Henry Happened.
  4. 3 Ingredient Personalized Sugar Scrub Recipe and Printables from Jenny Highsmith. You can swap one oil for others, swap white sugar for brown, and try different essential oils.
  5. 2 Ingredient Crayon Lipstick from Hey Wanderer.
  6. Post and Guides for Beginners: Bath, Beauty and Spa DIYs from Humblebee & Me.
  7. Beeswax Lip Gloss from Joy the Baker.
  8. 2 Ingredient Kool-Aid Lip Gloss from Meet the Dubiens.
  9. DIY Chocolate Mint Sugar Scrub from Henry Happened.

12 Favorite DIY Rings. Part 1. Annual Gift Guide 2014. There are DIY rings for every skill level and price range - from cheap and easy wire rings to a “cold enamel” ring (#12). *For the 2013 Gift Guide of 18 DIY Rings go here. For the 2012 DIY Gift Guide of 18 DIY Rings go here

DIY Snow Globe Ring from Henry Happened.

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DIY Nail Polish Ring from Ice Frost Beauty Diary.

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DIY Stitched Air Dry Clay Ring from Little Button Diaries.

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DIY Double Pearl Ring from Honestly WTF.

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DIY Easy Leather Ring from Lana Red.

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DIY Superhero Shrink Plastic Ring Tutorial and Templates from Glitter Mint.

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DIY Chanel Button Ring from Stripes & Sequins.

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DIY Easy Wire Wrapped Jewel Ring from Jewelry from Home.

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DIY Antrhopologie Knockoff Wire Double Pearl Ring Tutorial from Swellmayde.

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DIY Stamping on Shrink Plastic Tutorial from Craft and Creativity.

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DIY Easy Wire Circle Ring Tutorial from Emerging Creatively Tutorials. Excellent tutorial for beginners.

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DIY Gold Enamelled Ring Tutorial from Fall for DIY.

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12 Favorite DIY Earrings. Part 1. Annual Gift Guide 2015. There are DIY earrings for every skill level and price range - from miniatures to wrapped crystals to easy knockoffs. To see other roundups of DIY gifts go here: and for an excellent archive of DIY earrings (lots of knockoffs) go here.

DIY Easy Miniature People Jewelry from Instructables’ User spunk.

Easy Embroidery Floss Tassel Earrings from Gina Michele.

DIY Knockoff Joomi Lim Rhinestone Wrapped Spike Earrings from Thanks, I Made It.

DIY Vintage Inspired Rhinestone Earrings from Anna Evers.

DIY Easy Chain and Bar Earrings from Thanks, I Made It.

DIY $10 Knockoff Dannijo Earrings from Bromeliad.

DIY Knokoff Max & Chloe Rhinestone Wrapped Pearl Earrings from Thanks, I Made It.

DIY Knockoff Chain Connecter Earrings from Thanks, I Made It.

DIY Mise en Dior Inspired Earrings by Fashionrolla with a twist.

DIY Delicate Hoop Earrings from Hello Whimsy.

DIY Earring Packaging Inspired by Briolette Jewelry.

DIY Rough Crystal Earrings from and then… there was Gwen.

12 Favorite DIY Bracelets. Part 1. Part 2 is here. Annual Gift Guide 2014. There are DIY Bracelets for every skill level and price range - from easy “stick and glue” bracelets to rough crystal cuffs. *For the 2013 Gift Guide of 72 DIY Bracelets go here. For the 2012 DIY Gift Guide of 72 DIY Bracelets go here.  

DIY Crimp Bead Crystal Bracelet from Thanks, I Made It.

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DIY 2 Easy Leather Bracelet Tutorials form El Cuaderno de Ideas.

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DIY Melted Perler Beads Braided Bracelet from Pink Stripey Socks.

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DIY Easy Nautical Knot Rope Bracelet from Etsy.

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DIY Leather, Crystal and Metal Wrap Bracelet from How Did You Make This?

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DIY Shamballa Bracelet from Happy Hour Projects.

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DIY Tiny Friendship Bracelet with Charm from I Spy DIY.

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Easy DIY Stick and Glue Torque Bracelet from Thanks, I Made It.

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DIY Cotton Ribbon Rhinestone Bracelet from A Pair & A Spare.

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DIY Leather Arrow Bracelet with Button Closure from Lebenslustiger.

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DIY Free People Inspired $12 Wrapped Rough Crystal Bracelet from Chic Steals.

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DIY Knockoff Aurelie Bidermann Braided Cuff from Honestly WTF.

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DIY 12 Weaving Tutorials Blogged on truebluemeandyou.

  1. Woven Leather Ring Tutorial at The Perfect Pear here.
  2. DIY Weave A Space Invader Tutorial by minieco.
  3. Weaving with Drinking Straws 2 Tutorials.
  4. Miniature Loom from Fall for DIY. 
  5. Woven Wall Hanging from Honestly WTF.
  6. Cardboard Loom Weaving from If You Want a Thing Done Well, Do It Yourself.
  7. Amazing Woven Rope Rug Tutorial from Free People.
  8. Cardboard Loom Weaving from Made By Joel.
  9. Wire Rack Weaving from Wild Olive.
  10. Weaving Wall Hanging from Smile and Wave.
  11. Roundup of 5 Matchbox Weaving Tutorials and Inspiration. 
  12. Woven Heart Card and Envelope Templates from minieco.

DIY 9 Tee Shirts with Interesting Back Details that I’ve posted. Part 1. Part 2 is here.

  1. Twisted Back Tee Shirt from A Beautiful Mess.
  2. Strappy Tee to Coverup from Trash to Couture.
  3. Crochet Back Tee from Katrinshine.
  4. Altered Tee to Macrame Racerback from Trash to Couture.
  5. Bershka Knockoff Harness Tank Tee form Operation Overhaul.
  6. Angel Wings Tee Shirt with Template from cut out + keep.
  7. No Sew Lace Inset Moon Tee Tutorial from Mr. Kate.
  8. No Sew Criss Cross Back Tied Tee Shirt from Wobisobi.
  9. Red Valentino Bow Back T-Shirt from inspiration & realisation.

DIY Roundup 9 Mini Bottle Tutorials. Part 1

  1. Bottled Potions Tutorial from Etsy. Love Potion, Dragon’s Blood, Wolfsbane Potion and the Antidote
  2. Mini Meditation Bottle made with glitter and water. I suggest a better way to make this at the link.
  3. Knockoff ModClothSweet Shop Necklace from Quiet Lion Creations.
  4. Mini Apothecary Bottle Necklaces from My So Called Crafty Life.
  5. Lavender Oil Bottle Necklace from Sincerely, Kinsey.
  6. Mini Terrarium Necklace from Happy Hour Projects.
  7. I Love You I Hate You Bottle Rings from Ornamantea. This is where I get bottles in unusual mini shapes.
  8. Secret Message in a Bottle from Happy Hour Projects.
  9. The BIG Version - Meditation Jar. Tutorials and printable idea at the link.

9 More Mini Bottle Tutorials: PART 2

Roundup of 9 DIY Summer Headpieces that I’ve posted at truebluemeandyou. Part 1. TIP: Using a styrofoam head from a beauty supply store makes these DIYs much easier.

  1. Chain and Crystal Headpiece from My White Idea.
  2. Wire Heart Crown from Make and Tell.
  3. Crystal Spike Headpiece by Francesca Stone for Tuts+.
  4. Fresh or Silk Flower Hair Comb from Green Wedding Shoes.
  5. Chains and Tassels Headpiece from Brenna Rose.
  6. Knockoff BHLDN Dewdrops Halo Headband from The Beauty Department.
  7. Great Gatsby “Daisy” Headpiece from Make My Lemonade.
  8. Draped Chain Headpiece from Minted Strawberry.
  9. Triple Chain Headpiece from I Spy DIY. 

Roundup of 9 DIY Summer Headpieces that I’ve posted at truebluemeandyou. Part 2. Part 1 is here. TIP: Using a styrofoam head from a beauty supply store makes these DIYs much easier.

  1. Chain Headpiece from Swellmayde.
  2. Basic Headpiece from Anna Evers.
  3. Earring Starry Headpiece from Teahab now Fall for DIY. Link broken but you can get an idea for the DIY from the photos.
  4. 5 strand Chain Headpiece from Pop Champagne.
  5. Chain Comb Headpiece from The Beauty Department.
  6. Knockoff Free People Daisy Chain Headpiece from Hey Wanderer.
  7. Chain Headpiece with Charm from Minkette for M&J Trimming.
  8. ASOS Spike Ear Cuff and Comb from Taylor & Demolished. BLOG DEAD - does anyone know if she is blogging elsewhere? DIY self explanatory. ASOS Spike Ear Cuff and Comb on sale at the link.
  9. Chain Headpiece from Art in Our Blood here.

DIY 9 Chan Luu Bracelets’ Tutorials.

  1. Rainbow Bracelet from Halfway to Hipster.
  2. Chan Luu Bracelet from Happy Hour Projects.
  3. Wrap Beaded Bracelet from Lebenslustiger.
  4. Wrap Bracelet Tutorial from Yes Missy.
  5. Single Wrap Mix Cord Bracelet from Quiet Lion.
  6. Metal Look Wrap Bracelet from Quiet Lion.
  7. Wrap Bracelet from Teaspoon.
  8. Wrap Beaded Bracelet from Crafts Unleashed.
  9. Multi Wap Bracelet from I am Momma Hear Me Roar.

DIY Roundup of 9 Men’s Shirt Restyles posted on truebluemeandyou.

  1. Men’s Shirt to Wrap Crop Top 3 Ways from The Felted Fox.
  2. Men’s Shirt to Off the Shoulder Blouse from Trash to Couture.
  3. Men’s Shirt to Women’s Shirt Dress from Wobisobi. 
  4. Transform a Men’s Shirt into a Dress, Skirt and Halter Top Video Tutorial. Design of and model in the video: Irina Zvidrina
  5. Cut Out Men’s Shirt from Pretty Quirky Pants.
  6. Men’s Shirt to Strapless Top from By Wilma.
  7. Men’s Shirt to Peasant Blouse from Cut Out + Keep.
  8. Men’s Shirt to Cropped Tie Top by Syl and Sam from Chictopia.
  9. Mens Shirt to Cut Out Dress from Syl and Sam at Chictopia.

Roundup 9 DIY Butterfly Tutorials.

  1. Butterfly Necklace Tutorial and Pattern from Fashionrolla.
  2. Buttlerfly Hair Pin from dingsbumms.
  3. Butterfly Wire Pendant By Cut Out + Keep User Conn.
  4. Paper Clip Butterfly Bracelet from Instrucables.
  5. Cardstock Butterflies Tutorial and Template by Agus Yornet.
  6. Book Page Origami Butterflies from Todolwen.
  7. Eugenia Kim Butterfly Headband from Dare to DIY.
  8. Wind-up Paper Butterflies from You Are My Fave.
  9. Mini Crochet Butterfly Tutorial and Pattern from Todolwen.

Roundup Nine DIY Jewelry, Beauty, Accessories and Fashion Tutorials PART ONE. Roundup of this past week. October 7th - October 13th, 2012. *For past roundups go here:

  1. Easy Rock Rings Tutorial from diyearte here.
  2. DIY Skull Bracelet Tutorial from Dream a Little Bigger here. via halloweencrafts
  3. Markus Lupfer Inspired Sequin Bunny Ears Sweater from Honestly…WTF here.
  4. DIY Halloween Black Bat Nail Art Tutorial from Sly & Sam for LuLu’s here. viahalloweencrafts
  5. Braided Chain Skull Necklace from Clones ‘N’ Clowns here.
  6. DIY Skeleton Hands Tutorial and Inspiration here. Top Photo: Skeletor Belt by Delfina Delettrez. Bottom Photos: DIY DSQUARED Rhinestone Skeleton Hand Brooch and DIY by Studs and Pearls.
  7. Anthropoligie Star Bloom Knockoff Hair Clips Tutorial from The Beauty Department here.
  8. Cord and Button Bracelet Tutorial from Crationary here.
  9. Halloween Waterslide Decals Nail Art Tutorial with Free Printable Designs from Small Good Things here.