Make golden mini notebooks

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DIY Golden mini notebooks kraft&mint

It’s Monday, and many of you are probably still finishing the school year! If you haven’t prepared yet an “end of the school year gift” for your teacher(s), I have a very easy craft you could give as part of a gift. Please take a look below at more photos and a brief tutorial. Now, once you make these golden mini notebooks, it will be very tempting to want to keep them for you! So I advice you…

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Inspiration: { DIY Contact Cards }

Inspiration: { DIY Contact Cards }

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How many times I’ve had people ask me if I have a business card and my answer, has been “Yes! I have a contact card for you.” What is a contact  card? It is simply a little card that expresses your personality, your email and maybe a phone number. Being a DIY blogger, I decided to make my own cards using  rubber-stamps, black ink pigments and 3 x 2 1/2 Kraft business cards. I love the reaction I…

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Father’s day {Beautiful, cute, cheeky, cards} 2014

Father’s day {Beautiful, cute, cheeky, cards} 2014

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Hello! I’ve updated my list of greeting cards for Father’s day! I love finding unusual greeting cards and either collect them and send them out when the ocassion arises, or I just display them for pure fun and inspiration. Here is a round up of beautiful and some not your not average greeting cards. These are designed by artists and independent stores. Hope you find the perfect one!couch_dad

  1. My Dad is Rad…

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Inspiration: { Add some color to your desk }

kraft&mint ombre ampersand decor

kraft&mint ombre ampersand decor

Hello, readers! Welcome to my third post for “The Ampersand Series”, a collection of various crafts highlighting the ampersand symbol. So we are back to some gray weather here in Washington, and adding color to my home office is a must. Please take a look below at tutorial and list of materials. Working with acrylic paints was very therapeutic… I really like the “brushy” texture, both my artwork…

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Make a cool iPhone Case for Father’s Day

Make a cool iPhone Case for Father’s Day

kraft&mint cellphone case design for tinyprints

kraft&mint cellphone case design for tinyprints

Father’s day is coming up in a few weeks and sometimes I have a hard time buying a gift for my husband. In my opinion, shopping for men can be a little difficult… I’m always thinking of a great, meaningful gift but end up buying a watch or…? Well, I’m glad to report that I solved my little problem by designing a cell-phone cover. Please head over to tinyprints blog and view a tutorial on how to…

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DIY Sugar Scrub + Printable!

DIY Sugar Scrub + Printable!

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Are you hosting a bridal shower or baby shower party anytime soon? If so, these DIY sugar scrubs could be a nice party favor. The ingredients are very easy to find, and you may already have them at home. Did you know sugar scrubs not only exfoliate your skin but also keep your skin smooth and radiant? Unlike a salt scrub that can dry your skin, sugar scrubs are very good for sensitive, dry skin.…

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“Life Is Too Short To Not Do What You Love” via @Maptia Blog

“Life Is Too Short To Not Do What You Love” via @Maptia Blog

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Wednesday marks the middle of the “work” week, though sometimes the “work” weekdays, blend with each other so much, I forget which day I am living in… I was very inspired by “Maptia’s” blog post about redefining the “Monday Blues” and aspire to be excited to do what you are meant to do. Please head over to Maptia to read the full blog post. My words are not doing it justice ;)
Happy “Middle of…

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Quick Crafts: { DIY Terrarium }

Quick Crafts: { DIY Terrarium }

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DIY Terrarium by kraft&mint

I made this terrarium a few weeks ago, during a crafternoon with friends from my son’s school. We made 20 of them, and they served as centerpieces for my son’s school auction. The auction was this weekend, and I’m sooo happy I got to take one home! I wish I could have taken more home but now I’m going to have to make a few more! Please take a below at very simple instructions and materials below.

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Last minute gift ideas for Mother’s Day

Last minute gift ideas for Mother’s Day

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Is it just me? Or are we all living in an accelerated time warp? One week, feels like one day! I’ve curated a few mother’s day printables, gift ideas and more goodies for you. If you are still looking for a mother’s day card, kraft&mint modern mother’s day card is a click away. Just download, print and crop. There are so many mother’s day cards out there, and this onecaught my eye. The…

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Printables: {Modern Mother’s Day Card}

Modern Mother's day card by kraft&mint FREE PRINTABLE

Modern Mother's day card by kraft&mint FREE PRINTABLE

Modern Mother's day card by kraft&mint FREE PRINTABLE

Hello! How are you? Another month is flying by, and Mother’s day is this coming Sunday! I have a little gift for you, a modern mother’s day card. All you need to do is print it on card stock paper and enjoy! The design is very minimal, and I have two versions of it: “Best mum” and “Best mom”. Why both? I have quite a few followers from the UK ;)

Modern Mother's day card by kraft&mint FREE PRINTABLE

Please let me know when you download it and…

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