37 DIY Decorations to Make Instead of Buy for your Wedding

Don’t Miss Out! Follow DIY Home Sweet Home on Facebook for more creative DIY ideas for your Home, Garden and Life! Weddings can be very expensive.  However, there are many decorative things that you can make yourself to help reduce some of the cost. It also adds a personal touch to your wedding.  Peggy of […]

10 Homemade Dog Toys

The last time I was in a pet store, I was amazed at the high cost of dog toys.  In this post, Savanna shares 10 quick and easy, homemade dog toys. If you see a toy that looks good, just click on the link below the photo of the toy.You’ll find tutorials for: Homemade Chew Ring […]

DIY Rope Wrapped Planters

This is a neat  project that explains how to brighten up your flower pots with some clothesline, colored string, paint and s few more supplies. The nice thing is that you can decorate an empty pot or a pot that already has plants in it. You’ll find a supplies list, step-by-step instructions and great photos. […]

26 Great Ideas for Decks

Don’t Miss Out! Follow DIY Home Sweet Home on Facebook for more creative DIY ideas for your Home, Garden and Life! Decks allow us to create an outdoor room that we can enjoy ourselves and with family and friends. This is a wonderful article on Sunset that includes 26 great ideas for decks.  If you […]

How to Make a Pallet Clock (Makeover)

Don’t Miss Out! Follow DIY Home Sweet Home on Facebook for more creative DIY ideas for your Home, Garden and Life! Theren of Little Bit of Paint found a Howard Miller iron clock for less than $12 At Goodwill! Great find! This article details how she cleaned and prepped the clock, prepared a pallet backboard, […]

How to Make Natural Food Dyes

If you want to create and use natural food dyes, this is a Must-Read article.  Kresha explains which foods can be used to produce 10 different colors.  You can use natural food dyes to color frosting, homemade play dough, cupcakes, pasta, shortbread and more.  Kresha also shares one recipe she made  that used natural food […]

Homemade Castile Liquid Laundry Soap Recipe

Don’t Miss Out! Follow DIY Home Sweet Home on Facebook for more creative DIY ideas for your Home, Garden and Life! This is a recipe by Kathy of Back to Family for a liquid castile laundry soap. In addition to other ingredients, it uses two different Castile soaps.  One of them is Dr. Bronner’s Castile […]

DIY Paper Star Lanterns

Don’t Miss Out! Follow DIY Home Sweet Home on Facebook for more creative DIY ideas for your Home, Garden and Life! I think these lighted paper star lanterns are stunning!  They would look wonderful on a patio, deck or in a garden.  I also think they would work indoors with some decors. In this article […]

9 Ways to Create a Garden Path

Don’t Miss Out! Follow DIY Home Sweet Home on Facebook for more creative DIY ideas for your Home, Garden and Life! A well-designed and well-built path can add to the beauty of your garden, while providing an easier way to maintain your flowers and vegetables. Midwest Living offers 9 different approaches to path design.  For […]

40 Ideas to Dress Up Terra Cotta Flower Pots – DIY Planter Crafts

Don’t Miss Out! Follow DIY Home Sweet Home on Facebook for more creative DIY ideas for your Home, Garden and Life! This is a treasure trove of different ideas to decorate and transform terra cotta flower pots into beautiful garden containers. Stephanie Lynn has collected 40 different ideas.  If you see a design you like, […]