DIY No Sew Folded Felt Basket Tutorial and Pattern from The Artisan Life. There is a downloadable PDF pattern and the blogger writes that you can use leather, pleather, cardstock, scrapbook paper, watercolor paper etc…
DIY Lavender Bath Salts Recipe from Everything Etsy. This is a more luxurious recipe because it calls for Himalayan salt. If I was giving this as a gift, I’d definitely list the ingredients. For more DIY beauty and spa recipes including roundups from 2012, 2013 and summer 2014 go here.
DIY Knit Sophisticated City Cape Pattern from The Purl Bee. The details on this knitted cape are gorgeous. In the comments section there is a link to Instagram of it being worn - which makes me like it even more.