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[16 Mar 2016 | One Comment | 490 views]
Make a St. Patrick’s Day Chandelier

St. Patrick’s Day is almost here! Feel like greening up your decor, but short on budget? Corrie from The Apple of My DIY put this cute chandelier together with some basic supplies, and the results are definitely not-so-basic looking! Her design incorporates honeycomb tissue paper spheres, but if you can’t find those readily available to you, you can get a similar look using green pom …

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[15 Mar 2016 | One Comment | 819 views]
DIY Dip Dyed Candles Using Crayons

Make pretty dipped candles using crayons, with my favorite technique for melting wax (that is easy and low-mess). You don’t need any special tools to do this project, and you can find all the materials you need to make this at the dollar store. Find my tutorial over at Live.Craft.Love: [crayon wax-dipped candles]
Materials Needed:

White Pillar Candles, $1 each
Crayons, on hand or $1
Large Empty Can, on …

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[14 Mar 2016 | One Comment | 716 views]
How to Tint Your Lip Balm

Are you a huge lip balm junkie? I am, but I also like a little color on my lips. I figured out this way to tint my lip balm with old lipsticks – no extra ingredients needed! You probably already have everything you need to do this, so what are you waiting for? I shared my instructions for tinting your own lip balm at eBay: …

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[11 Mar 2016 | Comments Off on Make Pom Pom Easter Bunnies | 704 views]
Make Pom Pom Easter Bunnies

Got yarn scraps? Turn them into Easter decorations! Over at Blitsy, Meghan shows how to turn your odds and ends of yarn into these adorable pom pom bunnies. You can also use the same basic method with different features to make a variety of other animals or creatures. They will look so cute decorating your Easter baskets or tucked into your spring decor!  [how to …

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[9 Mar 2016 | Comments Off on Make a 30 Minute Doll Blanket from Scraps | 541 views]
Make a 30 Minute Doll Blanket from Scraps

Bust into your scrap pile for supplies you can use to make this doll blanket in just 30 minutes! If you are a beginning seamster, you just need a bit of fabric to make your very first sewing project – this project is a fantastic first project for anyone! And best of all, you can use this tutorial to make a blanket in any size, …

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[9 Mar 2016 | Comments Off on Haul Video: $1 Sale from Fire Mountain Gems | 728 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 …

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[7 Mar 2016 | Comments Off on Make a Moss Shamrock | 389 views]
Make a Moss Shamrock

Want to add a chic touch to your decor for St. Patrick’s Day? This framed moss shamrock from Amy at Stow and Tell U has a rustic, natural look that we love! It’s a great way to use a thrift store picture frame. Some Dollar Tree stores carry the sheet moss for this project, but if yours doesn’t, you can also find it cheaply in the floral …

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[26 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Make Easy Easter Embroidery Hoop Art | 163 views]
Make Easy Easter Embroidery Hoop Art

As quick and easy as it is adorable, this easy Easter embroidery pattern by Wendi at Shiny Happy World will have you stitching up a storm! If you have a collection of scraps and remnants, whipping up a collection of this cute embroidery hoop art is a great way to use of some of those treasured bits you’ve been saving. And if you don’t have …

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[24 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Make Sheep Cupcakes | 244 views]
Make Sheep Cupcakes

If you want to make cute Easter cupcakes this year but don’t think you have the time or the skills, think again! These adorable sheep cupcakes by Justine at The Typical Mom are super quick and easy to put together. They would also be cute to serve at baby showers, or a farm-themed birthday party. 

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[23 Feb 2016 | One Comment | 992 views]
Make a Gardening Themed Bouquet

Give your favorite gardener the gift of an adorable gardening-themed bouquet made completely from things you can buy at the dollar store. Customize this bouquet however you want: with your favorite flowers, colors, and seed packets. Find my instructions here: [gardening themed bouquet]
Project Materials:

Terra cotta pots, 2 for $1
Floral foam, 2 for $1
2 floral stems, $2
3 seed packets, $.75
Gardening gloves, $1
Pencils or bamboo skewers, $1 …

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[19 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Fold Bunny Napkins | 391 views]
Fold Bunny Napkins

Easter will be here before you know it – have you started thinking about Easter crafts yet? If you are hosting Easter brunch, delight your guests with these quick-and-easy folded bunny napkins! At the German blog Love Decorations, Rosy shares the step-by-step instructions; you can use Google Translate to view the page in English if you need a little help, but the photos explain the …