DIY Filter
  1. The Well-Tended Sidebar: How Three Sites Use Widgets Effectively

    Widgets can help guide your visitors to take specific actions or explore more content on your site.

    Design
    A glimpse of the content-rich sidebar at The Zero-Waste Chef.
  2. Project Run and Play Week One: Modern Mayan

    Inspired by the geometry of the ruins of Chichen Itza, SewSophieLynn uses the bright color palette of Mexico to create fun spring fashions for her two daughters.

    Crafts
    Fashion creations by SewSophieLynn
  3. Primitive Technology

    John Plant, the Australia-based blogger and YouTube producer behind Primitive Technology, is documenting his journey into the distant technological past, “making stuff from scratch in the wild.”

    Architecture
  4. Sewcialists

    Sewcialists is a collaborative, worldwide blogging community of people who love to sew and share their creations.

    Crafts
  5. Design*Sponge

    Created by Grace Bonney in 2004, Design*Sponge is a leading design, lifestyle, and DIY site that focuses on beautiful spaces and objects, as well as on the people who create and use them.

    Architecture
  6. Spoon & Tamago

    Since 2007, Johnny Strategy has been curating and celebrating the best in Japanese art, design, and culture at Spoon & Tamago.

    Art
  7. The Peach Tree

    Design-lover Lauren shares tutorials, resources, and personal insights from her ongoing journey into typography, lettering, and drawing.

    Crafts
  8. Inspired by Charm

    Former innkeeper Michael Wurm, Jr. shares lessons learned from bed and breakfast life — creative ideas for your home, delicious meals, party and holiday tips, and more.

    Cooking
  9. The Fauxmartha

    Melissa makes simple, classic food in the kitchen of her Minneapolis farmhouse, aka “The Fauxhouse.” She imbues her recipes and her homemaking advice with a cozy, comfortable minimalism.

    Cooking
  10. Crafty Chica

    Arizona-based artist and writer Kathy Cano-Murillo shares posts on Latino-inspired crafts, Phoenix life, recipes, pop culture, travel, entertainment, shopping, books, entrepreneurship, and more.

    Crafts
  11. Three Ways to Take Your Website Visitors Behind the Scenes

    Looking to engage your visitors? Here are three ways to share your creation process with them.

    Art
    Image by Kerry at Love Those "Hands at Home."
  12. Party Hardy

    At lifestyle blog Party Hardy, Los Angeles-based blogger Courtney Hardy celebrates the many things in life that she’s passionate about: fashion, food, travel, crafts, beauty, and more.

    Cooking
  13. Making Things Work

    Making Things Work is the blog of Nancy R. Hiller, a cabinetmaker specializing in period-authentic custom furniture and cabinetry for homes, offices, and other spaces. Nancy’s writing on her craft (and other topics) is engaging and thoughtful.

    Authors
  14. Edible Arts and Crafts: Five Festive Party Treats from Glü

    Explore the edible arts and crafts projects at Glü.

    Cooking
    Strawberry rhubarb pie by Glü
  15. Very Berry Handmade

    UK-based designer and maker Ali blogs about stitching of all kinds and specializes in sewing and crochet. She also writes about food and gardening.

    Cooking