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[3 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | 681 views]
Haul Video: Craft Supplies from IKEA

On Heather’s recent trip to IKEA, she found tons of great craft supplies! IKEA always has fun, funky, modern stuff and we love their vibe. See what treasures she found on her trip (including an amazing $4 fabric bundle!) and find out what she plans to do with some of the goodies she brought home!

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[2 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | 768 views]
10 Cute Ways to Decorate a Plain Tote Bag

Do you have a bunch of old tote bags in your stash, like I do? So many events give out free canvas totes right now, and I can’t resist them. Some of them already have awesome art on them, but for plain old totes, they could use an upgrade for spring. Here are some cute ways to embellish a plain tote bag from your stash.

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[1 Apr 2015 | Comments Off | 302 views]
Tutorial: Kitty Face Shoes

Give your shoes a temporary kitty makeover! Heather used electrical tape to make adorable cat faces on the toes of a pair of plain flats to dress them up. This is a great way to add a little bit of fun to your outfit, while still leaving your favorite flats wearable for other occasions. When you’re done, simply peel off the tape …

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[31 Mar 2015 | Comments Off | 222 views]
Tutorial: DIY Glowing Apparel

I love to decorate fabric with stencils and paint, and the huge variety of products available makes it easy to create really unique pieces.  Who wants a store bought shirt when you can make your own?  I used awesome black light paint from Tulip to make apparel that glows!

Project Estimate:

T-shirt or bib – $1
Stencil – on hand
Neon Black Light Paint – $5 for 3 pack

Total: …

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[30 Mar 2015 | One Comment | 517 views]
Make Aluminium Notebook Covers

The dollar store is a great place to buy notebooks, journals, and sketchbooks.  How do you tun those cheap notebooks into something really special?  Check out how Aunt Peaches used plain ol’ white glue and some aluminium tape to give some little notebooks a funky, textured makeover.  Inspired by doodling, the possibilities for personalized designs are limitless!  [how to make aluminium notebook covers]
Project estimate:

Notebook, on …

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[29 Mar 2015 | Comments Off | 277 views]
Make a No-Sew Vest T-shirt

It’s getting to e spring cleaning time – are you clearing out your closets this year?  Heather has a great idea for you to recycle an old vest into a fashionable new shirt, no sewing required.  This is a great idea for those dress clothes that your kids have worn once and then promptly outgrown!  Get the details how to make this fun shirt over …

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[28 Mar 2015 | Comments Off | 432 views]
Tutorial:  Cheep + Easy Frosted Easter Eggs

Make those plain ol’ plastic Easter eggs look fancy with a cheap and easy makeover!  By covering the eggs in Epsom salt, you can give them a whole different look.  You can even add some glitter for an even bigger statement!

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[27 Mar 2015 | Comments Off | 178 views]
Tutorial: Duct Tape Rain Cloud Mobile

Got duct tape? That’s the main ingredient in this adorable rain cloud mobile! Grab a roll, along with some cardboard out of your recycling bin and watch Heather’s video to see how to make your own. Not into videos? We’ve also got written instructions!

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[26 Mar 2015 | Comments Off | 2,701 views]
10 Cute Garden Crafts for Your Spring Garden

Garden center, schmarden center! Make your garden cute with handmade touches instead of pre-made plastic doodads.

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[25 Mar 2015 | One Comment | 673 views]
Epic Bead & Jewelry Haul: Fire Mountain Gems $1 Sale

I just got a heavy package full of stuff — my order from the Fire Mountain Gems Dollar Sale came! Find out what I got – each item cost $1 or less. I got tons of fun beading and jewelry-making supplies in this epic haul.
Check out the Fire Mountain Gems $1 Sale for yourself!

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[24 Mar 2015 | Comments Off | 512 views]
Tutorial: Flocked Easter Bunnies from Eggs

Have you ever tried a new-to-you product and wondered how you lived without it?  I bought a lot of Martha Stewart Flocking Powder on clearance last year, unsure of what I’d do with it.  I started playing around with it and I’m hooked.  It’s such a fun product to work with!  I like using it on cards, but I especially like the look achieved when …