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[1 Apr 2015 | No Comment | 75 views]
Tutorial: Kitty Face Shoes

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 …

$1 and Free, cheap crafts, Headline, Kids, Tutorials »

[31 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 93 views]
Tutorial: DIY Glowing Apparel

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!

Project Estimate:

T-shirt or bib – $1
Stencil – on hand
Neon Black Light Paint – $5 for 3 pack

Total: …

$5 and Under, Headline, Office Crafts »

[30 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 204 views]
Make Aluminium Notebook Covers

The dollar store is a great place to buy notebooks, journals, and sketchbooks.  How do you tun those cheap notebooks into something really special?  Check out how Aunt Peaches used plain ol’ white glue and some aluminium tape to give some little notebooks a funky, textured makeover.  Inspired by doodling, the possibilities for personalized designs are limitless!  [how to make aluminium notebook covers]
Project estimate:

Notebook, on …

$10 and Beyond, Fashion, Headline, Kids, Wearable Crafts »

[29 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 185 views]
Make a No-Sew Vest T-shirt

It’s getting to e spring cleaning time – are you clearing out your closets this year?  Heather has a great idea for you to recycle an old vest into a fashionable new shirt, no sewing required.  This is a great idea for those dress clothes that your kids have worn once and then promptly outgrown!  Get the details how to make this fun shirt over …

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[28 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 269 views]
Tutorial:  Frosted Easter Egg

Make those plain ol’ plastic Easter eggs look fancy with a cheap and easy makeover!  By covering the eggs in Epsom salt, you can give them a whole different look.  You can even add some glitter for an even bigger statement! 

$1 and Free, cheap crafts, Headline, Tutorials, Video »

[27 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 103 views]
Tutorial: Duct Tape Rain Cloud Mobile

Got duct tape? That’s the main ingredient in this adorable rain cloud mobile! So grab a roll, along with some cardboard out of your recycling bin and a Sharpie, and watch Heather’s video to see how to make your own. Not into videos? Keep reading for written instructions!
Project estimate:

Duct tape, on hand or $1 and up
Cardboard, on hand
Marker, on hand
String, on hand
Tape, on hand

Total:  Free …

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[26 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 1,618 views]
10 Cute Garden Crafts for Your Spring Garden

Garden center, schmarden center! Make your garden cute with handmade touches instead of pre-made plastic doodads.

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[25 Mar 2015 | One Comment | 498 views]
Epic Bead & Jewelry Haul: Fire Mountain Gems $1 Sale

I just got a heavy package full of stuff — my order from the Fire Mountain Gems Dollar Sale came! Find out what I got – each item cost $1 or less. I got tons of fun beading and jewelry-making supplies in this epic haul.
Check out the Fire Mountain Gems $1 Sale for yourself!

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[24 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 402 views]
Tutorial: Flocked Easter Bunnies from Eggs

Have you ever tried a new-to-you product and wondered how you lived without it?  I bought a lot of Martha Stewart Flocking Powder on clearance last year, unsure of what I’d do with it.  I started playing around with it and I’m hooked.  It’s such a fun product to work with!  I like using it on cards, but I especially like the look achieved when …

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[23 Mar 2015 | No Comment | 211 views]
Tutorial: Easter Headband

Whether you have a little one around your house who would look adorable in a mini bunny top hat, or you want one for yourself to dress up for Easter (you’re never too old!), this holiday 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!
Project …