by MegAllanColeCrafts 6,755 views
You are invited to my video party! Everyone wants to throw a smashing party but the task can sometimes feel daunting. In this video I give you 7 solid steps to throw a fabulous event in an EASY way. There are great tips, hints, + recipes peppered in so come on over to my house and let's dance!
Meg's party decor tutorial on Whimseybox: http://blog.whimseybox.com/diy-arrow-home-or-party-decor
Meg's Party blog post:http://enderbynest.blogspot.com/2013/01/hot-tom-party.h
Meg's Blog: http://enderbynest.blogspot.com
Meg on Twitter: https://twitter.com/MegAllanCole
Masks for Photos Tutorial: http://youtu.be/07gbQVkAhFM
Hot Tom Spicy Tomato Oil: www.HotTom.com
Love tips and a sexy bed canopy.2
by ThreadBanger 268,937 views
Today, Meg shows us how-to make our bedrooms feel more romantic with a DIY bed canopy. Still looking for the perfect Valentine to send to someone special? Look no further! Meg shares some of her favorites. XOXO
Links in this episode:
Elements of Style - http://elementsofstyleblog.com/
The Village - http://www.vllg.com/
Reform School - http://www.reformschoolrules.com/
My Little Underground - http://www.mylittleunderground.net/
Paper Tiger Designs - http://papertigerdesigns.etsy.com/
Pistachio Press - http://pistachiopress.etsy.com/
Bread and Butter Shop - http://breadandbuttershop.etsy.com/
Use my graffiti lace technique to create just about ANYthing for your love, like clothing, mason jars, a pillow.3
by ThreadBanger 82,785 views
This week, we use a cool technique and create graffiti lace. From this we make a tablecloth, dress, scarf and more. We take a peek into one of the loveliest homes in Brooklyn and have a fun new contest for all you green nesters out there.
Links in this episode:
An Apple A Day - http://emersonmerrick.blogspot.com/
Totally Bamboo - http://www.totallybamboo.com/
Kirigami Valentine's would be oh-so-pretty.4
by ThreadBanger 94,963 views
Meg shows us how-to make spring time inspired kirigami flower art.
-Add rose buds to branches as seen in this simply lovely blog post on Dozi Design: http://dozidesign.blogspot.com/2008/05/paper-flower-tutorial
-Hailing from D.C. I love these origami cherry blossoms found on The Flirty Guide: http://www.theflirtyguide.com/tfg_everyday/3_origami_cherry_
-Instructibles makes these pop-up lotus kirigami flowers: http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-flower-pop-up-card
-Check out this amazingly complex creation I found at PaperCraftCentral.net: http://www.papercraftcentral.net
-Andrea Russo's Stars in a Sky of Hexagons: http://www.origamitessellations.com/2008/06/21/andrea-russo-
Paper cut art is the PERFECT technique to create handmade Valentines.5
by ThreadBanger 63,813 views
This week Meg shows us how-to make some pretty paper art, place cards, and note cards with basic paper cutting techniques. Plus, more amazing artists who use paper as their medium.
Tord Boontje: http://www.tordboontje.com/
These fabulous paper cuts by Made by Julene: http://madebyjulene.com
Paper Forest: http://paperforest.blogspot.com
Helen Musselwhite: http://www.helenmusselwhite.com
Su Blackwells series of book sculptures: http://www.sublackwell.co.uk
Free Calender from Mibo: http://www.mibostudio.co.uk/#/free-2010-planner/4536934166
Threadbanger Blog: http://www.threadbanger.com/blog
Add your nails in a heart-shaped to create a sweet Valentine's Day gift.6
by ThreadBanger 504,537 views
Meg shows us how-to make retro 70's string art! *Apartment Therapy's string art:http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/ny/look/look-string-art-
above-the-mantle-100935*Re-Nest-How to make a string art tree wall mural:http://www.re-nest.com/re-nest/how-to/how-to-make-a-st ring-tree-wall-mural-home-hacks-109655*Todd Oldham and Elizabeth Berkley make string art: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U0BCmptLn6Y*Poppytalk shows us a huge installation by Martindale.http://poppytalk.blogspot.com/2010/02/inspiration -string-art.html
You know the ladies love getting jewelry! What could be better than a piece you handcrafted just for her?
Make a DIY jewelry display for your love, as seen in this easy video.8
by ThreadBanger 91,474 views
Most people have a ton of jewelry and accessories; the trick is how to organize. This week we make a DIY earring screen and display it in vintage pieces. We also reveal who won the Tool Box Contest and show you a tutorial of their winning project.
Bust Magazine - http://www.bust.com/index.php
Dirt Girl Pottery - http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=5286233
Rabbits - http://www.rabbitsnyc.com/
Who Made It - http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=5068225
Sara Schalliol - http://www.etsy.com/shop.php?user_id=99779
Handmade flowers are even better when they are for your nest!9
by ThreadBanger 130,415 views
Do you ever get overwhelmed with how many beautiful things are out there? Do you want to be able to alter your home's aesthetic with your mood or the season? A great solution for this is making your own pillows. This week we make petal pillows in a lush, feminine fabric and head over to see a New York nest with a view from the top.
Replace the triangles with hearts and you have a modern Valentine's Day wreath.
Make these heart-shaped and they are perfect for your love or Valentine's Day party.11
by ThreadBanger 37,132 views
Meg shows us how-to make festive fabric banners to celebrate all the mothers in your life.
-These bright and bold streamers made out of paper are super fun.
-Graceful Creative followed Zakka Lifes tutorial and made these pretty re-used tissue paper flower puffs.
-Apartment Therapy rounded up the best party décor from ReadyMade providing ample inspiration and ideas.
-And Nices Etsy shop has some of the cutest homemade banners Ive ever seen.
Make a silhouette for the one you love.12
by ThreadBanger 23,090 views
This week Meg shows us how to make a custom silhouette pillow. Plus, a tour of Decor it Yourselfer Thea's room.
Photographing silhouettes in 8 easy steps: http://digital-photography-school.com/how-to-photograph-silh
Simply silhouettes products: http://www.simplysilhouettes.com/products.htm
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