Stack O’Fun B-Day Present

“Stack O’ Fun B-day Present”

Hey GirlMoguls – we have a cool craft from our friend Ruby over at www.makeitruby.com.  Check out this cool DIY project that makes an awesome birthday present for your BFF!

Ruby’s Tool Kit: assortment of boxes, wrapping paper, bow, tap hot glue gun, scissors

 

1. Reuse an assortment of gift boxes. Wrap the boxes and the lids separate in colorful gift wrap.

 

2. Secure each box to the lid of the box below with hot glue.

 

3. Top the present with a colorful bow. Fill each box with craft materials. After the party it makes for great storage:)

 

Viola – You’re done!

 

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DIY Your Own Green Peace Message Tee

Hey GirlMoguls – we have a great new DIY project from our friend Ruby at www.makeitruby.com – A Green Peace Message Tee!  Check out this cool and enviro-friendly shirt you can make yourself – perfect to keep cool in the summertime.

“Green Peace Message Tee”

green_peace_message_teeRuby’s Tool Kit: plain tee, silk flower petals, fabric glue, scissors, needle & thread

1. Renew a plain tee with silk flower petals.

2. Using fabric glue & secure each petal. Start with a bottom layer.

3. For added durability use a needle & thread lightly stitching petals to tee. Leave the edges of the petals free for a cooler look:)

XOXO – Ruby – check out more great DIY crafts at http://www.makeitruby.com/

Make It Ruby – DIY All Buttoned Up Magazine Holders

Hey GirlMoguls – our friend Make it Ruby has another cool DIY project for us – let me tell you, this one I so need – I always have so many magazines lying around and no place to put them – but not anymore – because check out these fun and super magazine holders.  So get your glue gun out and have some fun girls!   And don’t forget – for more fun crafty DIY projects, be sure to check out MakeitRuby at http://www.makeitruby.com/

Make it Ruby’s “All Buttoned Up Magazine Holders”

Ruby’s Tool Kit:

  • cereal box
  • scissors
  • craft knife
  • craft paper
  • tacky glue
  • buttons
  • pipe cleaners

Safety First: Always be careful while using a craft knife

All Buttoned Up DIY Magazine Holders
All Buttoned Up DIY Magazine Holders

Instructions:

  1. Repurpose a empty cereal box into these fashionista magazine holders. Using a craft knife cut from top of the box in a basic curve of your holder.
  2. Wrap box with craft paper. Reinforce the top edges by glueing a row of buttons to protect & strengthen magazine holder.
  3. Use pipe cleaners to create decorative accents to the front face of the box. This project is perfect for displaying all your must have mags!!!

XOXO

Ruby

www.makeitruby.com

NEW DIY Project – Make a Difference Aluminum Water Bottle

Hey GirlMoguls – it’s our friend Make it Ruby here and she has a brand new project  for us – a cool eco friendly aluminum water bottle so you can stop toting around those environmentally unfriendly plastic bottle.  So get going and get green and check out the: “Make A Difference Aluminum Water Bottle”

Ruby’s Tool Kit: aluminum water bottle, permanent markers, ribbon, beads, decorative jewels, all-purpose tacky glue

savetheworldwaterbottle1. Renew a plain aluminum water bottle & make a difference:) Draw your pattern or design directly on your aluminum water bottle with permanent markers.

2. Choose eco conscious symbols that work with your design & be sure to add your name to the design to show you take pride in taking care of planet Earth.

3. Attach two pieces of pretty ribbon to the carabineer clip. Glue beads & decorative jewels to the ribbon to add the perfect finishing touch:)

xoxo

Ruby

Be sure to check out more fun DIY projects just for you at http://www.makeitruby.com