Girl Meets Grommet Machine

Girl Meets Grommet Machine

This is going to be short, so sit loosely. All I want to do here is tell you about a grommet machine I got from thediyoutlet.com. It was a gift, so this is sort-of a sponsored post. So I spent all of last week upcycling a pair of regular rain boots into a pair of...

Simplified Folded Book Art

Simplified Folded Book Art

If you've ever seen books with the pages folded into the shape of words and wondered how the heck it's done, here is one method. I've seen methods that use precise mathematical calculations for each page and the use of a ruler for each fold. Thanks to my...

Latex-Like Frog Face Makeup

Latex-Like Frog Face Makeup

This frog face makeup is yet another in a series of fauxtex makeup ideas for Halloween or costume parties. It is ideal for people who are allergic to real latex. Fauxtex is a homemade substitute for latex made with tapioca flour, water, gelatin and solid coconut oil...

Homemade Reptilian FX Makeup

Homemade Reptilian FX Makeup

The first time I cooked up a batch of fauxtex (homemade latex), I used it to make a Halloween Zombie effect. But I also wanted to see how this latex substitute could be used for non-gory makeup, so I did this reptilian skin makeup as an example of how you can use...

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