Do-it-yourself projects and plans for anyone who can swing a hammer.
Craft, sewing and woodworking projects are popular as hobbies, and to create useful household projects and special gifts. Occasionally, a project is so popular that the creator is able to turn the hobby or craft into a successful home-based business.
These three DIY projects have been notable favorites of Mother Earth News readers: “Build Your Own Mailbox,” “Old-timey Toys” and “Sunbonnet How-to: Make Your Own Sunbonnet in Less than Two Hours.”
Are you good with your hands? Have you created a successful home business based on a great craft or DIY project? Tell your story in the comments section below.