From terrarium necklaces to moss rings, living jewelry is popping up just about everywhere. Are you ready to get in on the plant-wearing trend? Make your own unique, green pieces with my air plant brooch tutorial!
Step 1: Put on your safety glasses and facemask, then select a piece of scrap wood. If needed, use your handsaw to cut it to size, making sure that the thickness of the piece is a uniform ¼”.
Step 2: Use the sandpaper to smooth away any rough spots or jagged edges on the wood…
Want to see more? Head over to CRAFT to see the full tutorial!
Tutorial: Make Your Own Vanilla Extract | The Zen of Making
Store-bought vanilla can get pretty fancy, but absolutely nothing compares to the real thing. Homemade vanilla extract makes for a perfect handmade gift, and with Mother’s Day right around the corner, now is the perfect time to whip some up! (If this is a last-minute project, don’t forget to tell mom how to store it while it steeps!)
Already ahead of the game? What did you make for your mom?