“Sweet As Honey” Summer Card (With the Silhouette Cameo)


Beautiful flowers are blooming all over my neighborhood and Instagram feed (ha!), the bees are out and it’s the perfect time to send a “thinking of you” summer card to someone special in your life. Do you know someone that can’t easily get out in this beautiful weather? You can bring a bit of nature to them with this “Sweet As Honey” card featuring honeycomb, bees and an adorable honey pot. Let’s get started! Supplies needed to make your own summer {Read More}

Rainbow Beaded DIY Leather Bracelet Tutorial


Hey friends!  Adrianne here with you today to share a fast and easy DIY bracelet design that makes up in under 10 minutes.  It’s perfect for stacking and layering, and it features leather and brightly-dyed stone beads for an earthy look that’s great for summertime. Follow along as I show you how to make this DIY leather bracelet. I used a rainbow of stone beads for the DIY leather bracelet design I’m sharing with you today, but you can use {Read More}

How to Make Wax Melts with Candy Molds


Today, we’re showing you how to make wax melts but first, meet our guest blogger! Laura, the owner and creator of Make Life Lovely, is a crafty wife and mom to four beautiful children. She loves to throw an amazing party, create, scrapbook, make cakepops, take pictures of her kiddos, go to the beach, eat frozen yogurt, spend hours on Pinterest, and visit fun places with her family.  Please show Laura some love by visiting her awesome blog and follow along with her on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest. I love a {Read More}

Make a Vertical DIY Succulent Planter


As much as I love having plants around my house, tending to them can become a bit of a chore.  I think that’s part of why I love the current trend of decorating with succulents.  These low maintenance plants are easy to take care of, and they are pretty hardy.  If you don’t have a green thumb, there are lots of very realistic looking faux succulents that will give you the lush look of greenery without any maintenance.  I paired {Read More}

Drop DIY Pearl Necklace Tutorial


I have often admitted through my tutorials that I do not consider myself a “jewelry” maker. Crafter? Artist? I saw a similar necklace to this one in a high end catalog and loved the look, but not the price. I didn’t think that it looked that hard to re-create, so I gave it a whirl.  Guess what? This DIY pearl necklace was easy to create, and much less expensive! Honestly. I am not a jewelry maker. So if I can handle this project, {Read More}

Pin Your Perfect Summer Party Pinterest Contest


It’s sweet summertime and we’re in party mode! Backyard barbecues, weddings, garden and beach parties – you name it. Whether you’re planning a summer party of your own or not, our fun Pinterest contest is for you! You’re invited to Pin Your Perfect Summer Party for a chance to win big. To enter the Pinterest contest, follow these steps. Follow ConsumerCrafts on Pinterest. Create a new board and name it “My ConsumerCrafts Party.” Pin one image per number listed above to your “My ConsumerCrafts Party” {Read More}