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Joselyn

About Joselyn

I'm Joselyn, the Marketing Manager for CreateForLess. Though knitting is my true crafty love, I've been experimenting with all kinds of products and techniques for as long as I can remember. I also love my dog Kirby, baking, going to the beach, and creating all kinds of ice cream flavors. I'm a Portland native who loves the rainy Northwest weather that gives me an excuse to stay inside with my coffee, a bunch of movies, and my knitting.

Craft for Tech

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With so many gadgets and tech tools out there, it only makes sense that resourceful crafters would find a way to make them even better – and prettier. Here are some of my favorite DIY tech upgrades.

DIY Double Sided Mouse Pad

Double Sided Mouse Pad

DIY mouse pads are easy, super functional DIYs that help show off your personality at your desk. If you can’t make up your mind between graphics, just make one that’s double sided!

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DIY Minimalism

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Scandinavian inspired minimalist home decor is all over the blogs right now. There is something very calming about seeing a clutter-free environment with more black, white, and natural elements than color. I’m not sure if I could ever live in a minimalist home, but I have fun looking at them. Here are some great DIYs to get a small dose of minimalism.

Hanging Storage Jars

Hanging Storage Jars

In addition to the simple color palette, minimalism is all about functionality. These hanging jars can help you store small objects to keep your desk clutter-free.

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DIY Wall Hangings

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I’ve been seeing a ton of wall  hanging ideas lately that use yarn and other textiles. I love that they add texture and warmth to a room in an unexpected place. Here are some of my favorites that you can make yourself.

Deceivingly Easy Knotted Wall Hanging

Deceivingly Easy Knotted Wall Hanging

I love the texture, color, and geometry in this wall hanging. It’s a little time consuming, but it’s something you can pick up while watching TV and you’ll have a super cool art piece that you made yourself. You can customize the colors to fit your room.

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Making Mountains

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I’ve been seeing a lot of mountains out in the crafting world lately and I totally get it. They’re natural, minimal, and the shape is easy for any crafter to replicate. I love the look of mountain decor and crafting. Here are some of my favorites.

Mountain Trivets

Mountain Trivets

I’ll admit, I’ve jumped on the mountain train myself. I made these fun trivets about a while back and they’re super handy. You can make one, or a whole mountain range!

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Hanging Storage Jars

Pretty and minimal storage jars to hang over your desk

I have a coat rack over my desk, so I don’t really have room for art or anything to hang behind my computer. I still wanted something pretty to look at, though, so I decided to hang some things from the hooks. I’m all about function too and that’s how these minimal but pretty storage jars were created.

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