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[13 Aug 2014 | One Comment | 306 views]
Make Color Blocked Pencils

We love back-to-school time.  It’s always sad to see summer end, but fall makes up for it with some of our favorite things:  fun school supplies!  Over at The Crafted Life, Rachel used a simple color blocking technique to dress up plain pencils.  You don’t have to be a kid to appreciate this project – even adults need some fun office supplies every once in a …

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[15 May 2014 | No Comment | 5,435 views]
10 Vertical Storage Ideas for Craft Supplies

Whether you have a craft room, craft closet, or craft table tucked into a corner, crafty storage can be tricky. My craft room doubles (triples?) as my office and our guest room, and I seem to be outgrowing my drawer and shelf space. A clean out is in order, but finding some crafty ways to store supplies vertically can help maximize space without having to give up so many precious supplies.

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[23 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 961 views]
Tutorial: Make a Glittery Duck Tape Pen Organizer (from Recyclables!)

This post brought to you by Duck Brand. All opinions are 100% mine.

Here at Dollar Store Crafts, we love crafting with Duck Tape®! The only thing better is adding recycled materials to the mix. In today's project, we've done both, and created a Glitter Duck Tape® desk organizer made from recycled paper towel tubes. We're celebrating spring and Earth Month with this blingy project …

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[17 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 1,404 views]
10 DIY Journals in All Shapes and Sizes

Don’t you just love a journal? There’s something about a blank book that’s just plain inspiring. And a journal that you made yourself? That’s perfection. We all use our journals in different ways, so the list below includes an array of sizes, from purse-stashable mini journals to full sized dealies to stick on the shelf or your bedside table.

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[23 Feb 2014 | 2 Comments | 2,856 views]
Make Matchbox Desk Organizers

This month, one of my favorite dollar store craft ideas appeared in Country Living magazine – recycled matchbox desk organizers. They posted the project online too, so you can check it out (and download the free printables!) Based on the mini matchbox organizers I made awhile back, I designed special printables just for use with the big boxes of matches you can get at the …

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[6 Feb 2014 | No Comment | 10,725 views]
10 Craft Room Organization Ideas

Could your craft room use a little bit of organizational oomph? I’ve been fantasy organizing and found a bunch of great projects that you can make with cheap or even free materials!

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[24 Dec 2013 | 4 Comments | 1,572 views]
Tutorial: Quickly add Bling to your Desk Supplies

If you haven’t noticed yet, I like shiny things.  The quickest way to up the glam factor on an inexpensive item is to make it shine with paint or with bling.  I decided to transform my office supplies quickly and inexpensively by using bling on a roll, a mesh that has rhinestone like “stones” on it.  The mesh makes for a quick and inexpensive way …

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[9 Dec 2013 | 30 Comments | 2,694 views]
How to Make an Ugly Sweater & Ugly Sweater Giveway!

‘Tis the Season to get ugly… with an ugly christmas sweater, that is! I was challenged to create an already-ugly sweater from UglyChristmasSweater.com into an even more ugly creation. I couldn’t say no to the challenge! Here I am modeling the ugly sweater BEFORE I got ugly-crafty with it. Also, dig the dollar store decorations in the front yard. I know how to get ugly, …

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[21 Oct 2013 | 16 Comments | 6,304 views]
5 Dollar Store Crafty Ideas for Decorative Tape

I was so excited when I was walking down an aisle at Dollar Tree and saw a display with multiple colors and patterns of decorative tape. Decorative tape, also known in the crafty world as washi tape, is a pretty patterned masking tape that is easy to apply to anything (and just as easy to remove when you’re done!) Look below to find five crafts …

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[18 Sep 2013 | 7 Comments | 2,820 views]
Tutorial: Washi Tape Locker Accessories

There isn’t anything in life that can’t benefit from a little washi tape makeover and these locker accessories are no exception. Upgrade these dollar store basics into a cute locker kit. Not going back to school? They make great fridge accessories, too!