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[27 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 594 views]
Tutorial: Cute Kitchen Command Station with Scotch® Duct Tapes

The kitchen is one of the busiest rooms in the house, and seems to be a magnet for clutter. Create an inexpensive and easy command station using dollar store finds: clipboards, hooks, baskets, and make them super functional with Scotch™ Chalkboard Tape and Dry Erase Tape, and Scotch® Duct Tape .

Project Materials:

2 clipboards, $2
Bulletin board, $1
2 wire office supply cups, $2
Wire sorting tray, $1
4 zip …

$10 and Beyond, Headline, Kids, Tutorials »

[26 Aug 2014 | 2 Comments | 286 views]
Make a Pretty Decoden Pencil Box for Back to School

My daughter starts kindergarten today, and I wanted to send her off to school with an extra special pencil case.  I decided to make her a decoden pencil case.  Have you heard of decoden?  It’s a craft style from Japan where more is better:  more embellishments,  more glitter, more eye catching!!  I used a new product from Plaid Crafts that’s called Collage Clay.  It’s an …

$10 and Beyond, Headline, Party Crafts, Tutorials »

[12 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 1,316 views]
Tutorial: Make Your Own Party Canopy

As summer starts to wind down, we’re heading to the time of year when it’s comfortable to have outdoor parties again.  I love being able to entertain outdoors!  For my daughter’s recent birthday party, I wanted to set up a fun little table outside for guests.  Our yard has a lot of wonderful trees, and I wanted to keep leaves and other things off the …

$10 and Beyond, Food Crafts, Headline »

[11 Aug 2014 | No Comment | 441 views]
Make Shark Marshmallow Pops

Okay, I know that all last week we bombarded you with shark crafts, and I thought we were done being shark-y….  But then I saw these shark marshmallow pops from Meaghan at The Decorated Cookie and I just had to share!  The clever design is easier than it looks, and you’ll be able to whip out a whole bunch of them in relatively little time.  They’re …

$10 and Beyond, Decor, Garden Crafts, Headline, Tutorials »

[30 Apr 2014 | 4 Comments | 2,336 views]
Make a Plastic Cup Rain Chain with Dollar General

This post brought to you by Dollar General. All opinions are 100% mine.

I've been wanting to make a rain chain for a while now, ever since I learned what they were (a decorative alternative to a downspout). So when the folks at Dollar General put out their spring merchandise this year, I starting mulling over what would be the best way to go …

$10 and Beyond, Decor, Headline, Holiday Crafts, Tutorials »

[31 Mar 2014 | 3 Comments | 1,848 views]
Make a Mesh Flower Spring Wreath with Dollar General

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After what was the most brutal winter in memory, I am so totally ready for green grass and flowers! So when the folks at Dollar General started putting the spring-y merchandise on the shelf I swooped down on it, hunting for a good way to add a little bit of seasonal color …

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[26 Feb 2014 | One Comment | 2,433 views]
Tutorial: Chalky Finish Clay Pots

Hi friends!  I’m so happy to be here, I’m Rebecca and you can find me over at The Crafted Sparrow.  I love walking through thrift shops and dollar stores in hopes of finding some great bargains.  Most times that great bargain doesn’t always fit my style, so I take it and make it my own.  These Chalky Finish Clay Pots are the perfect example of that.

I found these clay pots …

$10 and Beyond, Headline, Kids »

[17 Feb 2014 | One Comment | 1,901 views]
Make DIY All-Natural Baby Wipes

It seems like these days nearly every product on the shelf at the store has some sort of chemicals added to it.  And when it comes to your precious little bundle of joy, all of those chemicals can be scary!  How do you avoid them?  One way to limit your baby’s expose to chemicals is to DIY many of the products that typically contain them.  …

$10 and Beyond, Gifts to Make, Headline, Party Crafts »

[5 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 4,808 views]
Make Dishwasher Safe Glitter Mugs

I feel like you’d be hard pressed to find a place that glitter doesn’t make everything better. Unless it’s in your food or all over your hands. But on projects? Fabulous! These are glitter mugs I made for my mom and wrote about on Creative Green Living. Not only is the glitter sealed so it doesn’t get in your food or on your hands but …

$10 and Beyond, Decor, Headline, Tutorials »

[22 Jan 2014 | 2 Comments | 11,186 views]
Make a DIY Spice Rack with Dollar General

This post brought to you by Dollar General. All opinions are 100% mine.

I don't know about you, but when cabin fever starts setting in, I start to really notice all of the disorganization around my house. It's easy to ignore during warmer months when I am always out and about doing one thing or another, but when I find myself barely leaving the house …