Crafts


Give new life to old T-shirts by turning them into T-shirt yarn | step-by-step tutorial | www.donnaberlanda.com |
Give new life to old T-shirts by turning them into yarn! T-shirt yarn is durable, can be machine washed and dried, doesn’t shrink, and best of all […]

How to Make T-Shirt Yarn


Getting that perfect lighting for product photography is not always easy - or convenient, so the solution is a DIY product photography studio | www.donnaberlanda.com |
If you make things to sell, you know that having great photos is a MUST. Getting that perfect lighting for product photography is not always […]

DIY Product Photography Studio






Make an Easter basket using real grass | www.donnaberlanda.com
I wanted to make zero-waste, no-candy Easter baskets for my friends, and really wanted to avoid using that yucky cellophane grass. The solution? Real grass! […]

Make an Easter Basket with Real Grass!


Spring is almost here, and all the stores are filled with pretty wreaths and decorations for Easter. I saw an Easter egg wreath similar to this […]

Easter Egg Wreath



Egg Carton Roses Tutorial - make a wreath or candle ring with egg carton roses | www.donnaberlanda.com
Need a quick gift? How about a candle ring or wreath made with upcycled egg carton roses! This is an easy project with fantastic results. […]

How to Make Egg Carton Roses


Make your own pattern weights with hex nuts
When using commercial sewing patterns, you will find that the tissue easily rips when it is pinned to the fabric.  Pattern weights are a great alternative to […]

Make Your Own Pattern Weights



Making your own wearable art is a great way to add custom pieces to your wardrobe and get the exact look you want to reflect your […]

Creating Wearable Art


I needed price tags for a craft show, but wanted to keep with the colours of my branding. And then I figured out a great way […]

DIY Tags with Paint Chips