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[28 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 84 views]
Make a Stamped Football Table Cover

Need easy, inexpensive decor for your Superbowl party?  Jessica from Mad in Crafts made this stamped football table cover using stuff you can find at the dollar store.  And when the party is over, you just crumble it up and throw it away – now that is post-party cleanup that I can handle!  Watch the video below to see how it’s made, or click through to …

$10 and Beyond, Accessories, Fashion, Headline, Tutorials, Video »

[27 Jan 2015 | One Comment | 172 views]
Tutorial: Glitter Tape Necklace

I’ve been a Duck Tape fan for a long time, so I’ve always loved their selections, but some of their new products are really taking things to a whole ‘nother level!  My favorite of the newest additions to their line is definitely their glitter tape.  That’s right, rolls of glittery goodness.  Glitter that doesn’t shed, and that you can add quickly and easily to anything …

Headline, supplies, Video »

[23 Jan 2015 | One Comment | 560 views]
Get Mystery Packages for $1 a Day with Bobcat in a Box

This was just too interesting of an idea not to give it a try, so Heather and I are both trying out a fun new subscription mail service called Bobcat in a Box.  Based on an XKCD comic strip, Bobcat in a Box is a bot that finds items on eBay and other ecommerce sites that cost $1 or less with free shipping, and sends you …

$1 and Free, Fashion, Headline, Tutorials, Video »

[17 Jan 2015 | No Comment | 1,067 views]
Tutorial: Beaded T-shirt Wrap Bracelet

Don’t throw away those stained or holey t-shirts – there are so many things that you can do with the fabric!  We’re big fans of t-shirt yarn around here, but you don’t have to be a knitter or a crocheter in order to use it.  In fact, this is a project that anyone can do!  Recycle an old t-shirt into a stylish wrap bracelet by …

Headline, supplies, Video »

[16 Jan 2015 | Comments Off | 993 views]
Video: Dollar Tree Valentine’s Day Haul

It’s time for a season change on the shelves at Dollar Tree again – this time to another of my favorites, Valentine’s Day!  I went shopping this week looking for some Valentine-y goodies and came back with a couple bags of lovely things, plus a couple of other non-Valentine items that I also had to have.  Watch the video to see what I got and …

Headline, supplies, Video »

[9 Jan 2015 | One Comment | 508 views]
Video: Heather’s Jewelry Making Haul from Jo-Ann

I hit Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store up on their New Years’ Sale and got some very fun stuff! I can’t resist the bead aisle — especially when beads are 50% off! I also took advantage of their 99 cent fat quarter sale, and I found a couple of very cool jewelry-making tools.
If you don’t feel like watching the video, here are some of the …

$1 and Free, Decor, Headline, Tutorials, Video, Weddings »

[5 Jan 2015 | Comments Off | 373 views]
Tutorial: Ribbon Fringe Garland

A while back I was at a local discount store and they were selling huuuuuuge spools of ribbon – 50 yards per spool – for just $1.49 each. I didn’t really need it, and I wasn’t sure what I was going to do with it, but it was such a good deal that I couldn’t pass it up and threw a few assorted colors into …

$5 and Under, Headline, Holiday Crafts, Tutorials, Video »

[29 Dec 2014 | 2 Comments | 720 views]
Tutorial:  Simple Valentine Bunting

Now that Christmas has passed, Valentine’s Day stuff is filtering into the stores!  I anticipation of this year’s Valentine merch, I dug out my leftovers from last year to try to use some of them up and make room for the pending influx of new stuff.  Stash rotation time!  I decided to make a simple bunting using some gorgeous hearts that I found at Dollar …

Headline, supplies, Video »

[19 Dec 2014 | 4 Comments | 773 views]
Dollar Tree Haul: Glitter Power!

This week, Heather’s trip to Dollar Tree was fueled by GLITTER!  (Okay, not all glitter, but she definitely did bring home lots of sparkle!)  See what she got and what she plans to do with all of her finds in the video above – or keep scrolling to see pictures of her purchases.

$1 and Free, Headline, supplies, Tutorials, Video »

[17 Dec 2014 | Comments Off | 1,756 views]
Tutorial: DIY Glitter Dispensers

Have you seen the little multi-color packages of fine glitter that Dollar Tree carries?  It comes in an array of gorgeous colors, but unlike the coarser glitter that they sell in shakers, this stuff comes in little plastic bags.  I’m sure you can imagine the potential for a mess once you’ve cut open all of those little bags…  Ack!
Luckily, I found a clever solution to …