Amy Haimerl documented her experience of renovating a $35,000 historic home in Detroit, Michigan, in her memoir “Detroit Hustle: A Memoir of Love, Life and Home.” Her website includes her blog, book news, press and event info, and more.
At Mer Mag, illustrator and dollmaker Merrilee Liddiard spreads her love for crafts and kid-friendly DIY projects, from whimsical costumes to homemade party decorations.
A Dash of Color: Four Crafts and DIY Blogs to Explore
From homemade toys to party decorations, these sites inspire visitors to add a touch of whimsy (and good design) to their everyday lives.
The Scott Brothers
Known for their HGTV home improvement and lifestyle shows, the Scott Brothers — identical twins Drew and Jonathan and older brother J.D. — produce real estate and construction-focused entertainment across multiple platforms.
A Very Mathy Yarn
At Social Mathematics, Shannon Paper-Negaard guides us through the process of making a shawl and talks about two of her favorite things: knitting and math.
veni vidi vicky
Modern quilter Vicky’s work is all about bright color and bold, graphic patterns. Get inspired by her patterns, tutorials, and photographs.
Practical fashionista, DIYer, and capsule wardrobe planner extraordinaire Keira Lennox is all about real-life style on a real-life budget.
Flourish and Knot
Crafts, recipes, home improvement, decorating, sewing, gardening, floral arranging, entertaining: homemaking powerhouse Sarah helps you DIY it all.
The lifestyle blog of Fixer Upper star Joanna Gaines is all about renovations, DIY, recipes, and gardening.
A Farm Girl’s Life: On DIY, Crafts, and Finding Inspiration Everywhere
The teenage blogger at A Farm Girl’s Life talks about her love for crafts and connecting with readers around the world.
Kate Davies Designs
Kate Davies, based in the Scottish Highlands, is a designer, knitter, yarn-maker, historian, and avid walker. On her site she writes about her wide-ranging interests, and shares tutorials and patterns for avid knitters.
Yarn lovers will enjoy FogKnits, where blogger and avid knitter Emily shares designs and ideas, from works in progress to finished objects.