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[22 Sep 2016 | No Comment | 335 views]
Make a Painted Fall Leaves Garland

A few weeks ago, I shared a cute spray paint makeover on some dollar store pumpkins, and today I have another project from the same great blog, Up to Date Interiors. This time, the project is transforming dollar store faux leaves into a pretty decorator garland, using the magic of (you guessed it) — spray paint! Find the instructions here: [painted fall leaves garland]
Project Materials:

Faux …

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[14 Sep 2016 | No Comment | 511 views]
Make Spiced Apple Cider Sugar Scrub

I have recently fallen in love with homemade sugar scrubs. Over the summer, I have made several batches of DIY body scrub using items from my kitchen pantry, and things I’ve found at the dollar store. This week, I’m ready to join the fall festivities, and I’ve mixed up a batch of Spiced Apple Cider Sugar Scrub. I tested it out this morning, and I …

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[12 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Make Fairy Garden Bookends | 552 views]
Make Fairy Garden Bookends

Make the most of the fairy garden trend by mashing it up with a useful home decor item: bookends. I created this Fairy Garden Bookend craft project for the Live.Craft.Love blog, so check it out to find the materials list and instructions to make this whimsical (and very quick) craft: [fairy garden bookends instruction]

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[11 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on How to Make a Deco Mesh Wreath | 845 views]
How to Make a Deco Mesh Wreath

You’ve seen these wreaths at craft stores, and you’ve seen the mesh at the dollar store, but you don’t know how to make a deco mesh wreath. Well, worry-no-more, because I am here to help you with an all dollar store craft: how to make a deco mesh wreath! I posted instructions over in my eBay column, so click over to check it out: [how …

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[10 Sep 2016 | One Comment | 308 views]
Make a Tissue Pom-Pom Wreath

I found this tissue paper pom-pom garland at the dollar store, and I knew it had to transform into something new, so I fluffed up all the poms, and turned them into a cute wreath. Find out how to make this bird wreath in my column at eBay: [tissue pom-pom wreath instructions]

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[9 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Easy Dollar Store Metallic Modern Vase | 749 views]
Easy Dollar Store Metallic Modern Vase

Looking for a quick and easy modern centerpiece that won’t break the bank? Check out this wonderful find: Modern Metallic Centerpieces. This project is perfect for holiday decorating, or for adding a bit of glamour to a wedding, a shower, or maybe even your work cubicle. Find glass cylindrical vases at the dollar store, and transform them into sleek and modern metallic print vases, with …

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[8 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Copper Pumpkins Fall Centerpiece | 743 views]
Copper Pumpkins Fall Centerpiece

When it comes to dollar store crafting, spray paint is one of the best tools you have to transform dollar store materials into pretty home decor accents that look much more expensive! I love this fall centerpiece that takes humble dollar store pumpkin pails into an upscale home decor element. This great project was found at Up to Date Interiors, so hop over and check …