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[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | 2,002 views]
Beyond Sock Monkeys: 10 Toys to Make with Old Socks

Now that it’s warm outside, are you cleaning out your dresser? Don’t toss those old pairs of socks with holes in the heel or toe! Sock monkeys have always been the go-to toy to make from old socks, but there are lots of super fun variations on that theme. Check out these cute alternative sock stuffies!

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[12 Jun 2014 | No Comment | 6,281 views]
10 Handy Sewing Tutorials to Up Your Game

Want to up your sewing game? These handy sewing tutorials help make your projects – from plushies to clothing – look finished and professional.

Gifts to Make, Headline, Holiday Crafts, Man Crafts, Roundup-Ideas »

[5 Jun 2014 | 2 Comments | 3,569 views]
10 DIY Father’s Day Gifts

Father’s Day is coming up in just a week and a half, but you’ve still got one crafting weekend left to make a gift for dad! Whether you need something to gift your own pops or a gift idea that you can help your kids make for their daddy, there’s something for everyone on this list. Happy Fathers day, y’all!

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[29 May 2014 | No Comment | 782 views]
10 Awesome Godzilla Crafts

Have you seen the new Godzilla movie yet? It’s on my to-do list for sure. I love cheesy monster movies and an looking forward to seeing the giant lizard’s redux. Got some Godzilla fever of your own? Squelch it with some super fun Godzilla crafts!

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[22 May 2014 | No Comment | 2,247 views]
7 Swell DIYs to Try: Accessories & Home Decor Edition

My fellow craft designer/blogger friends have been busy this week, and I have seven great DIY projects for your crafting pleasure. This week, we are hitting the accessories and home decor projects hard!

Debi’s Design Diary created a gorgeous faux weathered paint finish (drooling!) for her Chair makeover with weathered Boat paint finish.
Trinkets In Bloom shows us how to give a plain belt a paracord-inspired embellishment.
Margot …

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[22 May 2014 | No Comment | 4,430 views]
10 Simple, Budget Furniture Makeovers

Now that you’ve gotten some spring cleaning done, are you ready to update the look of your house? If you’re on a budget, buying new furniture isn’t always an option. Instead, why not use what you have and give it a fresh, new look? Check out these budget furniture makeovers!

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[15 May 2014 | No Comment | 5,434 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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[15 May 2014 | No Comment | 2,750 views]
8 Great DIYs to Try This Weekend

Happy Thurs-DIY! Here are eight fun projects from some of the most super-creative people around!

Cathie Filian & Steve Piacenza: Custom Cowgirl Hat with Mod Podged Fabric
Jaderbomb: Tie Dyed Finger Knitting
Crafty Chica: Drawing with Tie Dye
Mark Montano: Candy Jewelry (My Favorite Licorice Candies!)
Dollar Store Mom: Cute Solar Table Lamp
A Bonus Project from Mark Montano: Frozen-Inspired Floor Decor
Us here at Dollar Store Crafts: Wire Whisk Dragonfly Garden …

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[8 May 2014 | No Comment | 2,647 views]
10 Craft Projects to Bust Your Stash

Is your bin of yarn or box of fabric scraps overflowing? Don’t live with the clutter! Grab those free craft supplies, and try some of these stash-busting craft projects!

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[1 May 2014 | 2 Comments | 2,398 views]
10 DIY Lighting Ideas to Brighten Up Any Room

I love how updating the lighting in a room can make a space feel so different. The right lamp or pendant light in just the right spot adds drama and changes the whole mood of a room. Of course, you can pick up lamps at the store that suit your needs. Or you can make your own DIY lighting solutions to save some cash and create a lighting piece that no one but you will have.