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[19 Jul 2016 | No Comment | 188 views]
3 Jewelry Projects & a Jewelry Supply Sale Alert: Fire Mountain Gems Dutch Auction

Fire Mountain Gems’ largest sale of the year, the Dutch Auction, just hit a new low! With Dutch auctions, discounts get deeper as the sale progresses. Today, over 5,000 beads, gems, jewelry and more have been discounted to 60% off! Inventory is limited, so buy now to get the items you want. Products shown below may contain affiliate links.
Fire Mountain Gems is my favorite online …

$5 and Under, cheap crafts, Headline, supplies »

[11 Jul 2016 | Comments Off on Make Foam Fruit Stamps | 209 views]
Make Foam Fruit Stamps

Citrus fruit is a fun and timeless print for summer. Make your own citrus-themed stamps using craft foam with this easy tutorial from Tattooed Martha! Add this motif to fabric, wrapping paper, or any other surface that you can think of to stamp. You can also use this method to make other DIY stamp shapes! [how to make foam fruit stamps]
Project estimate:

Craft foam, on hand or …

$10 and Beyond, Headline, supplies »

[15 May 2016 | One Comment | 1,136 views]
How to Make an Art Journal from a Dollar Store Notebook

Want to start art journaling, but don’t have a lot of money to invest? Over at eBay, I have written instructions for how to make an art journal out of a notebook (or book or coloring book) from the dollar store. The process is easy, and a lot cheaper than buying a brand new blank art journal. Find out how to make your own art …

$1 and Free, cheap crafts, Headline, supplies »

[11 May 2016 | Comments Off on Dollar Store Art Journaling – Find Art Journal Supplies for Cheap | 829 views]
Dollar Store Art Journaling – Find Art Journal Supplies for Cheap

Art Journaling is an art/craft that has become very popular, and for good reason! An art journal can be anything you want it to be – part sketchbook, part diary, and throw a little scrapbooking in there. You just need a journal and some way to mark in it to get started, but I went shopping at the dollar store for art journaling supplies, and …

$1 and Free, Headline, supplies, Video »

[9 Mar 2016 | Comments Off on Haul Video: $1 Sale from Fire Mountain Gems | 962 views]
Haul Video: $1 Sale from Fire Mountain Gems

It’s my favorite jewelry-making time of year — the annual Fire Mountain Gems $1 Sale! I got a few items from the sale to share with you and pique your appetite to check out what else they have! See what I got in my haul, and then go check out the sale yourself!
Watch my video below for the whole haul! Do you have any ideas …

$1 and Free, cheap crafts, Decor, Headline, supplies »

[11 Jan 2016 | Comments Off on Make Washi Tape Feathers | 1,024 views]
Make Washi Tape Feathers

I think washi tape might be one of the most addictive craft supplies ever. Once you buy your first roll, you’re hooked, and the next thing you know you’ve got piles of tape overflowing all over your craft table. If you’re a washi addict, these pretty washi tape feathers from Stampington are a fun way to add a flourish to everything from gift wrap to …

$1 and Free, cheap crafts, Headline, supplies »

[28 Oct 2015 | Comments Off on Make a DIY Wreath Jig | 1,707 views]
Make a DIY Wreath Jig

Make perfect, beautiful wreaths out of herbs and other plant cuttings – without spending money on wreath forms! Ananda at A Piece of Rainbow used a single dollar store item – a small plastic laundry basket – to create wreath jigs in two different sizes, allowing her to make gorgeous, perfectly round wreaths every time. Check out her blog post for instructions and lots of …

$1 and Free, cheap crafts, Headline, supplies »

[14 Sep 2015 | Comments Off on Make Your Own Dip Dyed Ribbon | 716 views]
Make Your Own Dip Dyed Ribbon

A fancy ribbon is a great touch to add to a beautifully wrapped gift or an endless variety of craft projects, but fancy ribbon can also be expensive.  That is, unless you make your own.  This gorgeous ribbon was made by Melissa at The Sweet Escape out of – get this – old bed sheets!  All you need to make some for yourself is plain fabric …

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[21 Jul 2015 | Comments Off on How to Make Handwriting More Fun for Kids | 1,777 views]
How to Make Handwriting More Fun for Kids

Good handwriting is one of those things that catches people’s attention. When I was a kid, I spent so much time practicing my handwriting – figuring out how I wanted to write my a’s (with or without that little swoopy thing on the top?) and how I wanted to dot my i’s (open circle, heart, or just a dot?), and I went through the entire …

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[29 May 2015 | One Comment | 1,609 views]
Haul Video: Craft Supplies at Dollar Tree

If you frequent Dollar Tree, you know that their selection varies from season to season, and even from week to week or day to day.  Because of this, we are constantly on the lookout for fun new products to hit the shelves!  Heather recently spent $30 on craft supplies at her local DT – watch the video to see all of her finds and hear …