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[27 Jan 2015 | One Comment | 166 views]
Tutorial: Glitter Tape Necklace

I’ve been a Duck Tape fan for a long time, so I’ve always loved their selections, but some of their new products are really taking things to a whole ‘nother level!  My favorite of the newest additions to their line is definitely their glitter tape.  That’s right, rolls of glittery goodness.  Glitter that doesn’t shed, and that you can add quickly and easily to anything …

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[31 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | 924 views]
DIY Moroccan Lanterns

I’m a fan of Moroccan-inspired decor, especially the luxurious lanterns and light fixtures. Over at Live.Craft.Love, I created some DIY Moroccan lanterns with a clever trick – anyone can make these! [how to paint moroccan inspired lanterns]
Materials Needed:

Darice 6? Filigree Lanterns.
Glass Paint.
Liquid Leading for Glass (or Black glass paint).
Printer and Moroccan Lantern Pattern Template.
Masking Tape.

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[28 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | 1,232 views]
DIY Wooden Spool Wreath

Have extra scrapbooking paper that you need to use up? Here’s the perfect craft to show off that pretty paper — a wooden spool wreath! I just love how it turned out, and that I can enjoy my favorite winter scrapbooking paper displayed in such a cute way. Check out my instructions for making this wreath over at Live.Craft.Love — [how to make a wooden …

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[1 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | 1,996 views]
Tutorial: Frozen Winter Topiary

We often have readers inquire about what they can do with certain recycled items, including the K-cups from Keurig coffee makers.  Would you believe that this wintery topiary uses them as one of the main supplies?  Don’t worry if you don’t have a Keurig, you can also use Dixie cups or other small cups for this project as well.  This topiary will make a great …

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[15 Nov 2014 | Comments Off | 737 views]
Tutorial:  Fall Garland

Our DSC community moderator from our crafty Facebook group, Terrie, is here with us again today to share this gorgeous fall garland!  When she originally shared it with the group, we all gave it lots of oooohs and aaaaahs, so we are very happy that she provided us with directions!  This would look phenomenal swagged across a fall mantel or over a doorway.  And it’s …

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[22 Oct 2014 | Comments Off | 883 views]
Tutorial: Dia de Los Muertos Eye Mask

I love to sleep as long as possible in the morning, but as soon as the sun comes in my bedroom window I find myself wide awake. Know the feeling? Want to sneak in a few more minutes of shut-eye? Then an eye mask will be your best friend! I found one at the dollar store but it wasn’t quite my …

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[29 Sep 2014 | Comments Off | 624 views]
Make Glitter Spider Pins

You know that around here we love our silicone ice cube tray crafts. So when I spotted a new one with spiders and spiderwebs on the shelf at Dollar Tree in this year’s Halloween selections, I got a little giddy – especially when I had the idea to pour the spiders with two contrasting colors of glittery resin! I’ve used these kind of ice cube …

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[15 Sep 2014 | Comments Off | 2,375 views]
New Halloween Makeover for Old Playhouse

Have an old, unloved plastic playhouse in your yard? Why not give it a smashing new makeover like this Halloween House makeover from Saki.Girl at Halloween Forum. You could really sell the creepy look with a few well-chosen decorations from the dollar store! [see original post]
Project Estimate:

Old playhouse, on hand
Gray spray paint, $4
Black spray paint, $4
Purple spray paint, $4
Assorted Halloween decorations, $1 each

Total: $13 and …

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[15 Sep 2014 | 3 Comments | 2,345 views]
Tutorial:  Frosted Skull Mirror

This is actually an idea I had last year, when I first bought a large felt skull cutout from Dollar Tree.  I’ve had a can of frosted glass effect spray paint sitting on my shelf for a couple of years waiting for just the right project, so once inspiration struck, it was just a matter of finding the right mirror.  When the right one and …

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[14 Sep 2014 | Comments Off | 537 views]
Make a Flower Pot Pendant Light

It’s that time of year when retailers make a final markdown push of garden-y stuff in order to make way for the upcoming surge of holiday merchandise.  If you find yourself tempted to snatch up some discounted flower pots, here is one more reason to say yes: a flower pot pendant light!  Alexa at Remodelista whipped up this designer-inspired hanging lamp using a flower pot and …