If wall hangings make your eyes happy, but the thought of actually weaving one brings on discouraging thoughts of pin pricks and drowning in knotted lengths of wool, this DIY is likely to save you a whole lot of time and disrupted sleep. In fact, the how-to features a shortcut so clever it made us raise a hand to our foreheads and cry, "Why didn't we think of that?"
All you need are a few simple materials (hint: there's no loom involved) and a spare afternoon. Ready to get crafting? You can find the full run-down over here.