"If you want a thing well done, do it yourself."

If you want a stylish house, but you don't have power tools or a big budget this instructable is for you. I'm going to show you how to upcycle a bottle and use dollar store materials and tools (just a cutter and a glue gun) to make this awesome lantern. I got the inspiration from this pottery ba...
By: CraftersAndMothers

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Do it yourself, also known as DIY, is the method of building, modifying, or repairing something without the aid of experts or professionals. Academic research describes DIY as behaviors where "individuals engage raw and semi-raw materials and component parts to produce, transform, or reconstruct material possessions, including those drawn from the natural environment (e.g. landscaping)".[1] DIY behavior can be triggered by various motivations previously categorized as marketplace motivations (economic benefits, lack of product availability, lack of product quality, need for customization), and identity enhancement (craftsmanship, empowerment, community seeking, uniqueness)