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[1 Jan 2015 | Comments Off | 2,634 views]
10 Ways to Organize Your Craft Room (or closet, or corner)

Happy new year, Dollar Store Crafters! Did you resolve to organize your craft area this year? Whether you have a whole room full of craft supplies or a smaller area dedicated to crafty storage, these are some ways to make the most of that space and get more organized.Happy new year, Dollar Store Crafters! Did you resolve to organize your craft area this year? Whether you have a whole room full of craft supplies or a smaller area dedicated to crafty storage, these are some ways to make the most of that space and get more organized.

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[27 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | 3,829 views]
Tutorial: Cute Kitchen Command Station with Scotch® Duct Tapes

The kitchen is one of the busiest rooms in the house, and seems to be a magnet for clutter. Create an inexpensive and easy command station using dollar store finds: clipboards, hooks, baskets, and make them super functional with Scotch™ Chalkboard Tape and Dry Erase Tape, and Scotch® Duct Tape .

Project Materials:

2 clipboards, $2
Bulletin board, $1
2 wire office supply cups, $2
Wire sorting tray, $1
4 zip …

$1 and Free, Headline, Kids, Office Crafts »

[22 Aug 2014 | Comments Off | 647 views]
Make an Apple Mason Jar

Show your favorite teacher a little appreciation this back-to-school season with this apple mason jar by Ashley at the DecoArt Blog!  Just a bit of paint and some simple embellishments give it a whole new look.  This idea would work with all kinds of other jars as well, so dig into that recycling bin for inspiration!  They are perfect for use as pencil holders, or …

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[13 Aug 2014 | One Comment | 444 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 | Comments Off | 6,732 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 | Comments Off | 1,215 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 | Comments Off | 1,522 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 | 3,162 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 | Comments Off | 20,241 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 | 1,717 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 …