Home » Archive

Articles in the Roundup-Ideas Category

Decor, Headline, Roundup-Ideas »

[22 May 2014 | No Comment | 4,247 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!

Headline, Office Crafts, Roundup-Ideas »

[15 May 2014 | No Comment | 5,261 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.

Headline, Roundup-Ideas »

[15 May 2014 | No Comment | 2,683 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 …

Headline, Roundup-Ideas, supplies »

[8 May 2014 | No Comment | 2,615 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!

Decor, Headline, Roundup-Ideas »

[1 May 2014 | 2 Comments | 2,347 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.

Accessories, Fashion, Headline, Roundup-Ideas, Wearable Crafts »

[24 Apr 2014 | One Comment | 5,080 views]
10 DIY Statement Necklaces for Spring

I don’t wear a ton of jewelry, but I do love adding a chunky necklace to pull my outfits together. The right necklace can turn even a t-shirt and jeans into a fashion statement. Bust your stash of beads and chain with these fun tutorials for statement necklaces!

Headline, Office Crafts, Roundup-Ideas »

[17 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 1,383 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.

Fashion, Headline, Roundup-Ideas »

[10 Apr 2014 | 3 Comments | 3,163 views]
10 Sassy Shoe Crafts for Spring

Are you stashing away your winter boots and pulling out those sandals, heels, and ballet flats for spring? Instead of buying new shoes for your spring wardrobe, set aside a plain pair or two and try some of these shoe crafts!

Headline, Holiday Crafts, Roundup-Ideas »

[3 Apr 2014 | No Comment | 2,713 views]
10 Recycled Craft Ideas for Earth Month

You know that Earth Day is coming up in a few weeks, but did you know that all of April is Earth Month? Of course, we should protect the planet all year round, but in April we get a kick in the pants to refocus our efforts and spread the recycling, upcycling love with our crafts. Not only is crafting with recycled materials good for the Earth, it’s good for your wallet. Win-win!

Headline, Party Crafts, Roundup-Ideas »

[27 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 732 views]
10 Sassy Mustache Crafts, Just Because

Do you need a reason to make awesome mustache crafts? Of course not! If you do feel like you’d like an excuse to get your mustache crafting on, though, how about planning a mustache party? The crafts below are basically a mustache party-planning kit. It’s got everything from decorations to snacks to party favors. Just sayin’.