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Give your shoes a temporary kitty makeover! Heather used electrical tape to make adorable cat faces on the toes of a pair of plain flats to dress them up. This is a great way to add a little bit of fun to your outfit, while still leaving your favorite flats wearable for other occasions. When you’re done, simply peel off the tape …
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I love to decorate fabric with stencils and paint, and the huge variety of products available makes it easy to create really unique pieces. Who wants a store bought shirt when you can make your own? I used awesome black light paint from Tulip to make apparel that glows!
T-shirt or bib – $1
Stencil – on hand
Neon Black Light Paint – $5 for 3 pack
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Whether you have a little one around your house who would like playing dress up with a mini bunny top hat, or you want one for yourself to dress up for Easter (you’re never too old!), this bunny headband is a super fun project. You can even substitute some of the store-bought materials for things out of the recycling bin, making this not only adorable but affordable too!
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Shamrocks, shamrocks everywhere – it’s that time of year again! I dug out all of my green craft supplies recently in honor of St. Patrick’s Day and came up with this easy shamrock bow made out of ribbon. I used burlap ribbon, which is a strip of burlap that is finished on the sides so it won’t unravel, but you can use any green ribbon …
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Heather recently ordered a mega awesome mystery box full of all kinds of fun jewelry making stuff. And ever since, she’s been on on a roll with DIY accessories! For this project, she created a recycled cuff bracelet out of a recycled cardboard tube and some washi tape. It would be a great craft to do with kids! Watchthe video below to see how to make …
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Over at the DollarStoreCrafts.com’s Best Ideas we started sharing our versions of expensive floral items we had seen at big name stores. As a budget crafter, it’s fun to make my own version of an expensive items for pennies. I had seen faux succulent centerpieces at a home decor store and knew I had to make it myself.
Glass jars, on hand
Burlap and lace, on hand