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One creative way to make a lampshade is to purchase a neutral lampshade and decorate it with grosgrain ribbon. Arranging appliqués on an existing shade is also an innovate method of making a cover. More »

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To make a lampshade, cover a wire lampshade with paper or fabric. Use pushpins, appliques or trims. More »

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Several homemade laundry soap recipes exist; this one uses a bar of Kirk's Coco Castile soap for a dye-free option that is safe for high-efficiency washers. The recipe takes about 15 minutes to assemble and requires Cast... More »

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One way to make bows for wreaths is to use a ribbon and a wire. An individual should first obtain a ribbon that suits his wreath. Aside from the ribbon and wire, tools such as scissors and a ruler are handy in this proje... More »

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To make your own tape measure, use a 60-inch long white-colored grosgrain ribbon, and lay a 12-inch long ruler adjacent to it. Use the ruler to mark the 1-inch positions on the ribbon with a black marker. Optionally, mar... More »

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To make a cheerleading bow, you need 28 inches of 3-inch-wide grosgrain ribbon, four inches of 5/8-inch-width grosgrain ribbon, a hot glue gun, a plastic template, a zip tie, scissors and a ponytailer. More »

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Some ideas for decorating a grapevine wreath are to attach silk flowers in the colors of the season, with a matching ribbon for hanging. Alternatively, make artificial rosettes from fabric or felt scraps, ribbons and pip... More »

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