In it, our newest intern, Carley will be bringing you a list of awesome, inspiring projects from all over the world wide web every week. I'm hosting this week's round-up to give you all an introduction, but to stay informed, make sure you subscribe to her on her member page!
Step 1: Carley says. . .
Welcome to my weekly roundup!
As the latest addition to the Instructables team I am beginning to explore all the amazing
opportunities of the DIY world. My weekly roundup will highlight some cool stuff I find
happening in other blogs and websites.
A little bit about me…
I grew up in the tiny state of Rhode Island down the street from the beach. I have always
had an itch for exploration which has lead me to study abroad in Argentina, France, and
Vietnam. About a month ago I graduated from Union College with a BS in computer
science and visual arts. When I got an offer to join the instructables team I couldn’t
refuse! So a week after graduating I packed my bags for my first trip to the west coast.
My interests range across a broad spectrum so expect an eclectic mix of goodies to
appear in my round up!
Step 2: Decorating
In the spirit of decorating my new apartment I found the following projects particularly
Seeing as how I go through a jar of jelly a week, using these jars for extra storage seems
like a great way to recycle. I found this in Country Living's series of recycled craft ideas.
Chic candles: This is a super creative and easy way to make your own chic candles for your home using water balloons. I found this tutorial at dornob.com. This website has amazing DIY tutorials paired with equally amazing pictures!