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[22 Nov 2016 | One Comment | 1,441 views]
Make a Christmas Candy Wreath

I love the look of vintage glass ornament wreaths, but they are crazy expensive! Buy one for about $200, or source the ornaments and make it yourself. Either way, it’s not gonna be cheap! When I shared a photo of an ornament wreath I loved, my mom said “You could almost make that out of those little Christmas chocolates,” and a lightbulb went off in …

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[7 Nov 2016 | 2 Comments | 963 views]
DIY Woodland Animal Origami Wreath for $2

I went a-shoppin’ at the dollar store, and I came home with 2 bucks worth of supplies to make this super cute Woodland Animal Origami wreath! This project is super easy and cute, and is currently adorning my front door. Learn how to make it for yourself: [Woodland Origami Wreath]
Supplies Needed:

Flat Christmas Wreath, $1
Woodland Animal Origami Kit, $1
Hot glue gun and glue sticks, on hand

Total …

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[26 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Make a Pumpkin… Out of Toilet Paper? | 1,107 views]
Make a Pumpkin… Out of Toilet Paper?

This is a clever idea! Use a toilet paper roll as a base to make a cute fall pumpkin, perfect for your harvest decor. You just need ribbon and a twig from your yard to complete the look. I posted instructions over in my column at eBay, so go check it out: [toilet paper pumpkin]

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[22 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Make a Painted Fall Leaves Garland | 711 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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[11 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on How to Make a Deco Mesh Wreath | 1,511 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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[9 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Easy Dollar Store Metallic Modern Vase | 1,476 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 | 1,145 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 …

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[6 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Make Chic Bandanna Pillow Covers | 750 views]
Make Chic Bandanna Pillow Covers

Bandannas are a great craft material – inexpensive, colorful, and printed with those great designs! I love this quick and easy project I found over at Heathered Nest: cute Bandanna Pillows. You can find bandannas at the dollar store, Walmart, or online for $1 or less. (Also, I love the room design that goes with these pillows, so be sure to click through and check …

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[5 Sep 2016 | Comments Off on Make a Painted Fall Leaf Wreath | 626 views]
Make a Painted Fall Leaf Wreath

One of the most fun projects my family has worked on together this month has been this painted wooden leaf wreath. Each person in the family got to paint leaves, including the kiddos, and then I quickly put the wreath together. I LOVE how it turned out, and it was quite inexpensive to put together. I posted the tutorial over at Live.Craft.Love, so go get …

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[3 Sep 2016 | One Comment | 1,027 views]
Make Aspen Tree Wall Art

Make your own Aspen Tree-inspired wall art with a few supplies, then your fall and winter decorating is done! This tutorial is by Jennifer of TheCraftPatchBlog, and I just love how it turned out (and how she styled her couch, with the buffalo check pillows and the knit/crochet pillows) — so cozy! Find out how to make the Aspen Wall Art here, at Crafts Unleashed: …