How to Upcycle Old Toy Cars

Before you throw out those old toy cars from the back of your kid’s toy chest… Stop! Along with an old picture frame, you can turn old toy cars into a fun piece of upcycled décor within minutes. An easy way to turn something old into something new – let’s get started! WHAT YOU NEED […]

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DIY Mother’s Day Favorite Child T-Shirt

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Settle the favorite child argument once and for all with this funny DIY gift idea for Mother’s Day! Super quick and easy to make with VELCRO® Brand Sticky Back for Fabrics Tape, this DIY favorite child t-shirt has an interchangeable patch where mom can stick the name of her favorite child. It’s perfect for moms […]

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DIY CHEWBACCA Pencil Holder

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Star Wars Day is just around the corner and we’re getting crafty by making a DIY Chewbacca pencil holder! A quick and easy Star Wars craft for kids, this DIY pencil pot takes around 5-10 minutes to make. Not only is it a fun craft activity for little ones but it makes a great gift […]

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How to Tidy The Computer Cables Under Your Desk

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If you own a computer, then you’ll know how the struggle that comes with tangled wires at the back of your desk. They’re messy, unsightly and when you have computers, printers, internet modems, phones and other devices plugged into the same extension lead, it’s impossible to tell what each wire is for. Read our comprehensive […]

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DIY Easter Bunny Costume For Kids

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Who can resist dressing their little one up as a cute little bunny rabbit on Easter Sunday?! Well, with the help of some VELCRO® Brand Fabric Tape, today we’re going to show you how to make this totally adorable DIY Easter bunny costume for kids. (Get ready to say ‘awww’!) HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN EASTER BUNNY […]

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LEARN HOW TO ORGANIZE YOUR HOME WITH ADHESIVE HOOKS

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We’re always on the lookout for clever home organization hacks – quick and easy tips and tricks that will make everyday life feel less cluttered!   And when we’re organizing, one of our favorite tools to have by our side is a pack of VELCRO® Brand HANGables® Adhesive Hooks. They have SO MANY uses around […]

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Autumn Garden Cleanup: How to Prepare for Winter

In many parts of the country, October is time to tidy up and wrap up the garden. (Apologies to those warm climate gardeners still growing strong into the winter). As plants are slowing their growth and dying, there’s lots of chores and cleaning out to do to get ready for winter. Perennial flower gardens need […]

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Make a No-Sew Pumpkin Costume for Halloween

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Looking for a last-minute Halloween costume that won’t take hours to make?! Try your hand at this no-sew pumpkin costume! This low-cost DIY costume idea is ideal for anyone in need for a quick and easy outfit for Halloween. And it’s perfect for kids and grown-ups alike! It only takes a few minutes to throw […]

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Wedding Decorating with VELCRO® Brand Garden Ties

September is a beautiful month in Vermont to get married. Recently my niece decided to, not only get married in September, but to do it at our house. We were happy to help her and her husband create a beautiful outdoor wedding ceremony and celebration at our home. We were particularly happy to help with […]

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CREATE A FUN ATTENDANCE TRACKER FOR YOUR CLASSROOM

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Tired of the same old attendance roll-call? Get creative with how you keep track of your students’ attendance this year. Use our easy step-by-step guide below to create a fun, interactive attendance tracker race game display for your classroom. Not only will it look great in your classroom but it can also serve as a lesson in responsibility. By nominating a student […]

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FOUR BACK TO SCHOOL HACKS EVERY PARENT NEEDS

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Summer has come and gone and it is once again the start of a new school year. If you’re a parent, getting back into the school routine can be quite daunting and stressful. From figuring out everyone’s daily schedules, to making sure everyone has what they need for their classes, kids aren’t the only ones […]

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GET ROAD TRIP READY WITH OUR HOW-TO CAR ORGANIZATION GUIDE

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Trying to get a last minute weekend trip in before summer ends and the kids have to go back to school? Or, is your road tripping season just beginning (did someone say foliage???)? Avoid the chaos of a messy car with our road trip car organization guide. We’ve tackled how to keep each part of […]

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5 BACK TO SCHOOL HACKS EVERY TEACHER NEEDS

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Back-to-school is just around the corner. While some of us are trying to squeeze in the last drops of summer, for teachers, it’s time to start getting ready for the new school year. We know what a busy time that can be. To help out, and possibly free up some time for one more beach […]

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Summer Gardening Videos of Velcro® Brand Garden Products

There’s nothing like seeing VELCRO® Brand Garden Products in action. Recently I spent 2 days shooting promotional and educational videos for VELCRO® Brand Garden Products at a nursery in New Hampshire. It was sunny, hot and fun! Many gardeners know about the versatility, ease of use and durability of the VELCRO® Brand Garden Ties. I’ve […]

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Velcro® Brand Garden Ties Support Colorful Peppers

One of the treats of growing up an Italian-American was eating my mother’s homemade sauteed hot sausage and fried peppers, with Italian bread. The sausage was hot, the Italian bull’s horn peppers were sweet and it everything was dripping with basil infused olive oil. Yum! I’m a vegetarian now, but I still enjoy those sweet […]

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