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[1 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on Make a Recycled Gift Wrap Wreath | 341 views]
Make a Recycled Gift Wrap Wreath

Today I would like to show you how I took my favorite gift wrap from the holiday season and re-purposed it into a new wreath! I used stuff I got at the dollar store, and things I already had in my craft stash to make a cute and funny wreath that I’m excited to hang up in my office. Do you have extra gift wrap …

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[1 Jan 2017 | 5 Comments | 386 views]
A Wreath a Day: Is She Crazy?

I’ve made a new commitment for 2017: I am going to make a wreath a day for the entire year! That’s 365 wreaths, and I am gonna make them all!
First I want to tell you about the rules I have laid out for myself:

I will make 365 wreaths this year
I will focus on using materials I already have in my stash (read: my full garage …

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[7 Mar 2013 | 8 Comments | 138,642 views]
8 Projects That Take 30 Minutes or Less (including our challenge winner!)

Our most recent craft challenge sponsored by Dollar Tree was a 30 minute craft challenge – just how much crafty can you cram into a half hour?  We asked, and you answered with an amazing assortment of projects!  Choosing just one winner was so tough this month – if only we could give a prize to everyone!  But alas, we only had one $100 gift …

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[28 Jan 2013 | 14 Comments | 8,562 views]
Challenge: 30 Minute Dollar Store Crafts (Win $100 Gift Card to Dollar Tree)

Announcing our January dollar store craft challenge, sponsored by Dollar Tree. This month your challenge is to share a dollar store craft project that can be completed in 30 minutes. One lucky reader will walk away with a $100 Dollar Tree gift card! Link up here until February 8th, when our challenge closes.

Need some inspiration? Check out the dollar store craft section over at 30 …

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[17 Dec 2012 | 6 Comments | 7,226 views]
Dollar Store Organization Challenge (Win $100 Gift Card to Dollar Tree!)

Announcing our December dollar store craft challenge, sponsored by Dollar Tree. This month your challenge is to share an organization project using stuff that can be found at the dollar store. One lucky reader will walk away with a $100 Dollar Tree gift card! We’re extending the challenge dates to give you extra time during “the most wonderful time of the year!” Link up here …

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[28 Nov 2012 | 4 Comments | 38,966 views]
Holiday Decorating Contest:  8 Festive DIY Decor Ideas (including our challenge winner!)

The entries are all in. The deliberations are complete. The only thing left to do in our DIY Holiday Decorations Challenge sponsored by Dollar Tree is to announce the winner! (Did you check out all of the fabulous entries?) Who gets the $100 gift card? We know you’re dying to find out!

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[12 Nov 2012 | 4 Comments | 3,591 views]
Link Up for the DIY Holiday Decoration Challenge!

Have you started thinking about holiday decorations yet?  This year it pays to be on top of things early; one lucky holiday crafter is going to walk away with a  $100 gift card from our challenge sponsor, Dollar Tree!  Show us your best holiday decorating ideas for your chance to win!

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[6 Nov 2012 | 6 Comments | 2,256 views]
Craft Challenge November Announcement: Holiday Decorations

Announcing our October craft challenge, sponsored by Dollar Tree. This month your challenge is to create a DIY holiday decoration project using stuff that can be found at the dollar store.  One lucky reader will walk away with a $100 Dollar Tree gift card!  Start crafting now, and come back between November 12th and 18th to show off your entry!
See below for full rules. Here …

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[27 Oct 2012 | Comments Off on Halloween Costume Contest: 7 Dollar Store Costume Ideas (including our contest winner!) | 4,843 views]
Halloween Costume Contest: 7 Dollar Store Costume Ideas (including our contest winner!)

It’s the weekend before Halloween, and that means that all around the world people will be entering costume contests.  We even had a Halloween costume contest here at DSC, and now it is time to announce a winner!  Keep reading to find out who won a $100 gift card from Dollar Tree, and don’t forget to check out all of the contest entries to see …

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[1 Oct 2012 | 10 Comments | 6,924 views]
Link Up for the DIY Halloween Costume Challenge!

Can you believe it’s October already? If you haven’t started thinking about your Halloween costume yet, now is the time! That’s why we chose DIY Halloween costumes as the theme for this month’s craft challenge sponsored by Dollar Tree. Share your best costume ideas here, and you could be the lucky winner of a $100 Dollar Tree gift card. (That’s a lot of loot!)

Need inspiration?  …