weekend project

Weekend Project: Make A Cozy Sweater Pillow Cover

It’s waaaayyyy too cold to leave the house this weekend, so make the most of your indoor time by transforming an old sweater into a cozy new pillow cover. The…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 26, 2013 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: I Think We All Deserve A Vodka Cupcake

As you can probably tell, it has been quite a stressful week here at Frisky HQ. Thanks to a hard drive fire (seriously, a fire!), our admin capabilities has been…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 12, 2013 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: A Girl Scout Cookie Cake Of Dreams

I’m starting to get emails warning me that Girl Scout Cookie Season, AKA The Annual Will Power Challenge That We All Eventually Fail, is quickly approaching. If you’d like to get…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 5, 2013 - 11:00 am

Weekend Project: DIY Sequin Cocktail Rings

At this point, New Year’s Eve could probably just be renamed “National Sequin Day,” and I, for one, have no problem with that. If you’re in the mood to get…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 29, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Psychoanalyze Your Family Members With Ink Blot Placemats

Want to really delve into the collective psyche of your dysfunctional family this holiday season? Make a set of these Rorschach test placemats, arrange them around the table for Christmas…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 22, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Make A Christmas Ornament Chandelier

This whimsical ornament chandelier would be a great way to display those extra ornaments that are rolling around the bottom of your Christmas decorations box, but it would be even…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 8, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Make Some Rad Recycled Gift Bags

I try to be as eco-friendly as possible in most areas of my life, but sometimes my penchant for procrastination overpowers my desire to be green. Example: pretty much every…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 1, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Gourd Vases For Your Thanksgiving Table

Looking for a simple DIY centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table? These gourd vases are not only easy to make, they look absolutely beautiful filled with fresh fall flowers. Just cut the…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 17, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Weekend Project: Make A Macaron Coin Purse!

OK, this week’s project does require a bit of sewing knowledge (or a friend with some sewing knowledge who will help you out in exchange for a mimosa), but  if…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 10, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Caramel Apple Jello Shots

Just because Halloween is over doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy some of the awesome flavors of the season, like caramel apples and vodka. Yep, with a little creativity, clever…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 3, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: A Delicious Chocolate Facial

If you’re planning to hole up in your apartment this weekend to seek shelter from the SNOWICANE, well, there’s no better time to put on a favorite movie and do…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 27, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Candy Corn Cookies

Oh, candy corn: every September, I get so excited about it, and then I eat a few handfuls and spend the afternoon with a disgusting waxy sugar headache, cursing the…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 13, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: A Pumpkin Keg Of Dreams!

This month I’m hoping to fill every possible moment with pumpkin-themed activities: pumpkin carving parties, pumpkin patch adventures, pumpkin dessert potlucks, pumpkin-launching catapult shenanigans, etc. And I didn’t know it…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 6, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Make A Chalkboard Notebook!

The other day, my friend Becca and I were talking about how much we miss being in school sometimes, particularly those moments when you’re sitting in class and have some…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 22, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Make An Old School Card Catalog!

One of my interior design dreams has always been to have an old school card catalog in my house. I’d love to use it for organizing recipes, jewelry, craft supplies,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 15, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Bellini Rose Petal Lollipops

We were totally obsessed with boozy popsicles this summer, but once the weather cools down, we’re going to have to put down our cocktails-on-a-stick and reach for a treat that…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 8, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Trophy Wine Corks For Champion Winos

If you’re anything like us, your wine-drinking skills probably merit a trophy or two (examples: Most Improved Pallet and Best Balancing of Wine Glass On The Edge Of The Bathtub),…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 1, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: Whirled Yarn Lampshade

If you’re in need of a new hanging lampshade and looking for an excuse to play with balloons and glue this weekend, do I have the project for you! This…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 25, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: DIY Some Trendy Cap Toe Pumps!

I love the cap toe shoe trend that’s happening right now: white ballet flats with black toes; black stiletto slingbacks with silver toes; pink pumps with yellow toes–I’ll take a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 18, 2012 - 10:00 am

Weekend Project: DIY Washer Necklace

My favorite craft projects involve taking a very ordinary material and transforming it into something totally unexpected. For example, maybe you take 10 washers (you know, those round discs found…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 11, 2012 - 10:00 am