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Tutorial: Beer Bottle Watering Globe for Houseplants and Container Gardens

Tutorial: Beer Bottle Watering Globe for Houseplants and Container Gardens

Going on a weekend trip? Want to prevent wilting during hot summer weather? Keep thirsty plants happy with a quick and easy DIY beer bottle watering globe!

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Saturday Internet Crushes: Wonderful Wood

Saturday Internet Crushes: Wonderful Wood | The Zen of Making

Saturday Internet Crushes: Wonderful Wood | The Zen of Making

Break out your tools and get your weekend woodworking on with these 6 stylish wood-related jewelry and home decor projects!

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Earth Week Roundup: 6 Green and Upcycled Projects

Earth Week Roundup: 6 Green and Upcycled Projects | The Zen of Making

Earth Week Roundup: 6 Green and Upcycled Projects | The Zen of Making

Welcome to this year’s Earth Week roundup on TZoM!

Here are six of my favorite green and upcycling tutorials from the past year, plus a link to last year’s roundup. Take a look around and share the crafty green love!

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Tutorial: Living Air Plant Brooch for Craftzine.com

My air plant brooch tutorial is now on CRAFT: Project: Living Air Plant Brooch. Hooray for wearable air plants!


Project: Living Air Plant Brooch

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 ΒΌ”.

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!

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