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[5 Feb 2015 | Comments Off | 1,918 views]
10 Cute Bookends to Get Your Bookcase in Order

Don’t you love the look of a nice set of bookends? Of course, they keep your books from falling over, but they can also turn a boring shelf into a sweet vignette. These are some simple DIY bookends that you can make!

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[29 Jan 2015 | Comments Off | 2,068 views]
10 Sock Crafts for Lonely Socks

Do you ever end up with a single sock that’s lost its mate? Somehow this happens to me all the time. Where do they go? I hope they are making new sock friends, wherever they are. My mom always called the lonely socks that come out of the dryer “socks without partners,” and when I was a kid they ended up in our dress up box or as sock puppets for mom’s class. Here are more 10 fun sock crafts for your own socks without partners.

$1 and Free, cheap crafts, Headline, Printables, Roundup-Ideas, supplies »

[22 Jan 2015 | Comments Off | 778 views]
10 Free Typographical Embroidery Patterns

I love typographical art, and these embroidery patterns combine typography with beautiful graphics. Which one is your favorite?

Gifts to Make, Headline, Roundup-Ideas »

[12 Jan 2015 | One Comment | 2,685 views]
10 Valentine’s Day Teacher Gifts that Teachers Actually Want

Instead of spending money on Valentine’s Day teacher gifts that are just going to get regifted, give your kid’s awesome teachers something they will love and keep!

Fashion, Headline, Roundup-Ideas, Wearable Crafts »

[8 Jan 2015 | Comments Off | 2,073 views]
10 Vintage Button Jewelry Tutes

Vintage button jewelry is nothing new, but every time I look at Pinterest, I run across folks taking new, fun spins on this classic craft idea. The tutes below range from classic to funky, so there are button jewelry ideas here for everyone!

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[1 Jan 2015 | Comments Off | 3,538 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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[31 Dec 2014 | One Comment | 7,188 views]
Top 10 Dollar Store Crafts Posts of 2014

They say times flies when you’re having fun – and that means we must’ve had lots and lots of fun this year because 2014 is drawing to a close already!  It’s always fun to look back and see what was popular with our readers over the course of the year.  What did you guys like this year?  Here’s a countdown!
10.)  Melted Peppermint Candy Christmas Ornaments

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Headline, Holiday Crafts, Roundup-Ideas »

[25 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | 1,961 views]
10 Homemade Thank You Cards

Merry Christmas! Now that the gifts are unwrapped, let’s make some thank you cards!

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[18 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | 1,875 views]
10 Glitter Crafts that Aren’t Cheesy

Back when I had a crafty biz, I chose the name Glue and Glitter. It was a nod to my crafty roots and those hoakey glitter paintings that you’d do as a kid. When I stopped selling my crafts, I kept the name, because it just brings up so many good, nostalgic feelings for me. I love how glitter looks in kid craft projects, but glitter doesn’t have to be just for kid crafts! Here are 10 grown-up ways to get your glitter on.

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[11 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | 509 views]
10 DIY Modern Menorahs

Hanukkah starts next week! Are you planning to dust off the old menorah or buy a new one? What if this year you got rid of that gaudy, fake gold monstrosity and replaced it with some handmade goodness?