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Holiday DIY: Typographic wire ornaments

Holiday DIY: Typographic wire ornaments

by guest blogger Vanessa Brady of Tried and True. WHAT YOU’LL NEED 12 gauge wire Baker’s twine Pliers Tape Superglue A cursive typeface for your word. We used Lakeside by Mark Simonson. STEP ONE Print ...Read more

Holiday DIY: Ombre ornaments

Holiday DIY: Ombre ornaments

Christmas movies and specials have played a big role in the way we cherish this time of year. There’s nothing better than watching A Charlie Brown Christmas, or How the Grinch Stole Christmas. They gi ...Read more

Free printable DIY: Father’s Day labels

Free printable DIY: Father’s Day labels

by Chelsey Dyer Dads. They say the darndest things. So we thought it would be fun to take phrases dads are famous for and create labels that can go on condiments dads are famous for enjoying — like ho ...Read more

Holiday DIY: Felted sweater stockings

Holiday DIY: Felted sweater stockings

Our friend and Uppercut art director Karen Chu Gervais wanted to make personalized stockings for her family that had a vintage feel, which she created by recycling old sweaters. We love them and asked ...Read more

DIY: Typographic ceramic pet dishes

DIY: Typographic ceramic pet dishes

What you’ll need: Ceramic bowl(s) Vinyl cutter (we used a silhouette machine) Vinyl X-ACTO knife Your favorite typeface (we used Proxima Nova by Mark Simonson) Glaze and kiln (We went to our local pot ...Read more

DIY: It’s sweater weather

DIY: It’s sweater weather

What you’ll need: Cotton sweater Vinyl cutter Gold iron-on vinyl Proxima Nova Extra Condensed by Mark Simonson Iron STEP ONE Use your vinyl cutter to cut out the gold letters for Sweater Weather. STEP ...Read more

Give the gift of s’mores

Give the gift of s’mores

The long weekend is approaching. That means summer is drawing to a close and it will probably be the last camping weekend for many of us. And surely we all can agree that the best thing about camping ...Read more

DIY: Typographic organizers

DIY: Typographic organizers

What you’ll need: Free patterns and designs for cases Fake leather or vinyl Cotton fabric Vinyl cutter (we used a Silhouette machine) Gold and white adhesive-backed vinyl Leather rope or string X-ACTO ...Read more

Wedding DIY: Typographic pennants

Wedding DIY: Typographic pennants

by guest blogger Lauren Cooke of Betawife What you’ll need: • Premium wool felt (craft felt is a bit harder to cut) in two colors • Wooden dowel 1/4-inch size cut to 1/8 inch • Text template (I used S ...Read more