DIY: Silver Jewellery Cleaning Solution

Every so often silver jewellery will need a clean to remove any tarnish. Before you think about heading to the shops to buy a specialist silver cleaning fluid, check out the below video which uses a simple solution of baking soda and boiling water to clean sterling silver. Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyle including sustainable and green living.  Continue reading DIY: Silver Jewellery Cleaning Solution

DIY Paper Halloween Crafts

Looking to add some Halloween decorations to your home with what you already have at home? Get creative with these origami pumpkin and ghost crafts. And if you don’t have any orange coloured pieces of paper, you can always use white paper and paint it once you’ve created the pumpkin. Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyle including sustainable and … Continue reading DIY Paper Halloween Crafts

DIY Succulent Planter from Beer Cans — Make Something Mondays!

Make a DIY succulent planter from old beer cans. This is a great upcycling project or DIY gift for friends. Grab the supply list and get started. The post DIY Succulent Planter from Beer Cans appeared first on Make Something Mondays!. DIY Succulent Planter from Beer Cans — Make Something Mondays! Continue reading DIY Succulent Planter from Beer Cans — Make Something Mondays!

DIY Lanterns for Home and Garden

Whether you want to add some light to your garden at night or indoors, DIY lanterns make a magickal addition to your home and garden. Check out the below video on how to make DIY lanterns made from items that you likely already have at home. Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyle including sustainable and green living. Continue reading DIY Lanterns for Home and Garden

House of Herbology: Natural Room Spray

Keep your space smelling fresh with a natural room freshener. It’s easy to make your own room spray using distilled water and essential oils or natural fragrance oils of your choice, and adding them to a spray bottle. Natural fragrance oils are a more cost-effective solution than essential oils when it comes to making your own household products such as room sprays or candlemaking. Be … Continue reading House of Herbology: Natural Room Spray

Hacks with Food Scraps

Before you throw your food scraps out or on the compost, you may want to reuse what you have to grow your own food or create some new crafts around your home. This inspiring video from 5-Minute Crafts shows you how to create succulent plants crafts from pistachio shells, make a chocolate-scented candle using a nutella jar with chocolate scraps and wax, clean your sterling … Continue reading Hacks with Food Scraps

DIY: How to Dye Fabric with Food Scraps and Flowers

Items found in nature – plants, vegetables, fruits, flowers, barks and leaves – have been used for centuries as a natural dye for fabrics. From onion skins, safflowers to black walnuts, the below video shows you how to make natural and chemical-free dyes to stain fabrics. Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief. She writes about lifestyle including sustainable and green living. She also … Continue reading DIY: How to Dye Fabric with Food Scraps and Flowers

DIY: Recycling candle wax to make a new candle

Do you have a collection of jar candles with leftover wax or pillar candles that did not burn completely? If so, why not recycle the bits and pieces of wax that you have and create a new candle. The below video shows you how to make a new candle from old pieces of wax, and uses an empty drink carton to create the mould. You … Continue reading DIY: Recycling candle wax to make a new candle