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[27 Nov 2014 | Comments Off | 3,442 views]
10 Recycled Christmas Ornaments

I know, maybe it feels a bit sudden to talk Christmas ornaments, but if you’re planning a handmade holiday, starting sooner is the ticket to less stress. That means more time to enjoy making Christmas ornaments, decorations, and gifts by hand. These recycled Christmas ornaments are budget-friendly and so, so cute.

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[26 Nov 2014 | Comments Off | 5,972 views]
6 Dollar Store Craft Ideas You Haven’t Thought Of

Have you visited our DollarStoreCrafts.com’s Best Ideas group on Facebook yet? It’s a lively little place on Facebook where dollar store crafting enthusiasts can share their brilliant ideas and hang out with like-minded crafters. You should join today! Here are a sampling of great ideas shared in the group this week:

 
Dollar Store Spoon Wreath by Pam B.

Project Info Available Here for this cool holiday wreath …

Gifts to Make, Headline, Roundup-Ideas »

[20 Nov 2014 | Comments Off | 3,800 views]
10 DIY Coffee Cozies for You or for Gifts

It has been chilly on and off here in Atlanta, and I have been seeing pictures of snow all over my friends’ Facebook pages. Nothing warms me up on a cold morning like a hot drink, and I hate when my warm cup of coffee goes almost instantly cold in the fall and winter. These DIY coffee cozies are a great way to use scrap or stash fabric. Make them for yourself, or whip some up to gives as gifts!

Decor, Headline, Holiday Crafts, Roundup-Ideas »

[13 Nov 2014 | 2 Comments | 1,657 views]
10 DIY Thanksgiving Place Setting Ideas

A sweet little place setting can add so much personality to your Thanksgiving table, and place settings can even double as activities for your dinner guests. Some thoughtful homemade place settings and just the right DIY centerpiece can really make Thanksgiving supper feel a lot more special.

Fashion, Headline, Roundup-Ideas »

[6 Nov 2014 | One Comment | 2,872 views]
10 Ways to Refashion Old Boots

Boot season is back, baby! One of my favorite parts of fall is dusting off my little collection of cute, comfy boots. It’s always a bummer to pull out a favorite pair and find scuffs and scratches. Or just realizing that last season’s boots might be a little blah for this year. Instead of going shoe shopping, try some of these ways to refashion those old boots.

Headline, Holiday Crafts, Roundup-Ideas »

[30 Oct 2014 | Comments Off | 1,112 views]
10 Last-Minute Halloween Ideas to Make Right Now

Holy moly, Halloween is tomorrow! Do you need a few last-minute ideas for decorations, costumes, or healthy-yet-delicious Halloween treats? Don’t worry. We’ve got you.

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[23 Oct 2014 | One Comment | 9,355 views]
10 Shrinky Dinks That Will Make You Rethink Shrinky Dinks

When you picture Shrinky Dinks, do you remember the cheesy kid crafts that you did in the 80s? Shrinky Dink crafts have come a long way, baby! Check out these totally modern Shrinky Dink ideas!

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[23 Oct 2014 | 2 Comments | 550 views]
7 Spooky DIYs… and my new book! #ThursDIY

Happy #ThursDIY kids! I have seven spooky DIYs for you today — all here to help you celebrate Halloween and Dia de los Muertos! If you have any fun ideas, be sure to tag them with #ThursDIY and share them on Twitter, Facebook (in my DollarStoreCrafts’ Best Ideas FB Group!), or Instagram! Check out what we have today:

Gorgeous Dia de los Muertos makeup by Cathy …

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[16 Oct 2014 | 3 Comments | 2,175 views]
10 Pumpkin Crafts for Fall

Fix yourself a pumpkin spice latte, put on your coziest sweater, and try some of these fun pumpkin crafts. This list is a mix of pumpkin crafts for kids and for adults, so there’s something for everyone.

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[9 Oct 2014 | Comments Off | 3,059 views]
10 Fall Wreaths to Make This Weekend

Need some ideas for fall wreaths? We’ve got you covered! Many of these tutes use a Styrofoam wreath form, but you can get the same effect by cutting 3-4 doughnut shapes from corrugated scrap cardboard and gluing them together. Cheaper and plastic free!