Try It - Like It :: create, eat, read, buy, win, travel

header photo

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Try it - Like it Disclosure: Some posts are written in exchange for complimentary products or payment in order to share this information along with an honest opinion. Sponsored posts are also shared in order to receive a small amount to help support this site. Please see the Disclosure Policy document for further information. 

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.

Blog posts July 2012

Get Your Free Journal

PaperCoterie is offering Craft Connection readers 1 free journal to all first time customers. When you enter the coupon code welcomejournal at chec…

Read more

Free Craftsy Mini-Class

Modern Buttercream
Learn the Tricks to Modern Buttercream
in this Free Craftsy Mini-Class


Joshua John Russell is …

Read more

How to Make a Gift Bag

Need a gift bag in a pinch? How About Orange shares how to make a gift bag from ordinary newspaper.  I am sure once you've learned how it is done, y…

Read more

Revamped T-shirt

Wobisobi shares with us a unique idea for transforming a regular t-shirt into something stunning. [link]

Read more

Sew A Reusable Snack Bag

Very good detailed tutorial for making a reusable snack container. I am thinking of so many other uses, like a make-up travel bag or pencil bag for …

Read more

Recycle a Pillowcase Tote

Growmama shares a tutorial for making a tote or market bag out of a pillowcase. [link]

Read more

Recycled Washer Necklace

Washer necklaces are a very popular craft and everyone has their own version of making them. This one uses nail polish. What a great idea. It is an …

Read more

Chip Bag Shrinkies

A little tutorial, a little science lesson. That is what you will find on Mad About Science when you go to see how to make chip bags shrink. You can…

Read more

Crafting for the Birds!

Michael's shares a simple craft idea for a bird feeder/bath. I think this idea could be incorporated into other uses. How about for dogs? Dry food o…

Read more

Saving Old Tape

This great tip was gleaned from Pinterest: a little heat makes old tape work like new.

Read more

No Sew Tote

Create a no sew tote from bandanas. Find the tutorial for this at Making Friends. [link]

Read more

Lace Enhanced Candles

Eddie Ross shares examples of his spray painting and lace technique on candles and wrapping paper. The results are simply elegant. I love this idea …

Read more

Craftster Monthly Challenge

craft challenge post it



Read more

OMC : Cartridge Buy-Back


Oh My Crafts will give in-store credit of $5.00* for each used cartridge. [link]

Read more

Sand Bowl

Sand bowl made from a mix of sand and glue. Designbloom has additional photos of this piece which are beautiful. There isn't really a tutorial but I…

Read more

15 blog posts


Get Updates
Your email address:*
Please enter all required fields
Correct invalid entries


As seen on

Party in Your PJs! - I Was Featured! Craft Frenzy Friday
Awesome Life Friday - I Was Featured!
Create and Craft

SoFab Badge