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[30 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on Easy New Year’s Eve Party Ideas | 1,144 views]
Easy New Year’s Eve Party Ideas

It’s almost time to say goodbye to 2013!  Do you have any special plans to usher in 2014?  Whether you’re just hanging out with immediate family and watching the ball drop or you’re headed out to a big party, Cathie and Steve at Handmade Happy Hour put together four different coordinating projects to spiff up your New Year’s Eve celebration:  plate chargers, a champagne gift …

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[29 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on Make Puzzle Piece Necklaces | 4,373 views]
Make Puzzle Piece Necklaces

Remember the classic “best friends” necklaces, with two pendants that fit together to form one piece?  That’s what I think of when I see these puzzle piece necklaces by Cheryl at That’s What Che Said!  This idea is easily customizable, as you can paint and decorate the pieces any way you want, and it’s a great use for old puzzles who have lost some of …

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[28 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on Top 10 Dollar Store Ideas of 2013 | 122,027 views]
Top 10 Dollar Store Ideas of 2013

Last year, we shared our top 10 Posts of 2012, and our readers really loved it! We decided to round up our top 10 best dollar store ideas of 2013 this year, too! Check out the posts that our readers loved most this year, and don’t miss our Top 10 Dollar Store Tutorials of 2013, too:

1. 14 Things To Do With a Pair of Flip-Flops

2. …

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[27 Dec 2013 | 2 Comments | 90,944 views]
Top 10 Dollar Store Craft Tutorials of 2013

Last year, we shared our top 10 Posts of 2012, and our readers really loved it! We decided to round up our top 10 best dollar store tutorials (did you know we post at least one original tutorial EVERY WEEK?) of 2013 this year, too! Check out the posts that our readers loved most this year, and don’t miss our Top 10 Dollar Store Ideas …

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[27 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on Decoupage a Clock Plate | 1,203 views]
Decoupage a Clock Plate

You’re probably still reeling from Christmas, but have you thought about New Year’s Eve yet?  If you need a quick project to spruce up your decor for the new year, this decoupaged clock plate from Gail at Can’t Stop Making Things is an easy and inexpensive idea that will add a dose of festiveness wherever you choose to display it.  Inspired by a Ralph Lauren …

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[26 Dec 2013 | 3 Comments | 2,274 views]
Giveaway: Ultimate Craft Supplies worth over $1000

So, did you all the stuff that was on your holiday wish list? No? Well, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with the Ultimate Craft Supply giveaway! We are giving away over $1000 worth of our favorite craft supplies. These are things that we know and love, and we know you will love as well!
I’m joining up with several other websites to give you these …

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[26 Dec 2013 | One Comment | 3,680 views]
10 Easy Sugar Scrub Recipes for Winter Skin

Is the chilly winter weather wreaking havoc on your skin? Instead of buying expensive scrubs to exfoliate and moisturize, try these DIY Sugar scrub recipes that you can make yourself on the cheap!

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[25 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on Make Sparkler Cupcake Toppers | 636 views]
Make Sparkler Cupcake Toppers

Before you put away your garland this year, you might want to set aside a little bit to keep handy with your craft supplies.  Why?  Because you just might want to make these cute, sparkler-inspired cupcake toppers from Desiree at The 36th Avenue!  They would be the perfect addition to a food spread at a New Year’s party and would be perfect when the 4th …

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[24 Dec 2013 | 4 Comments | 1,815 views]
Tutorial: Quickly add Bling to your Desk Supplies

If you haven’t noticed yet, I like shiny things.  The quickest way to up the glam factor on an inexpensive item is to make it shine with paint or with bling.  I decided to transform my office supplies quickly and inexpensively by using bling on a roll, a mesh that has rhinestone like “stones” on it.  The mesh makes for a quick and inexpensive way …

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[23 Dec 2013 | 2 Comments | 3,254 views]
Make Craft Kit Christmas Gifts with Dollar General

This post brought to you by Dollar General. All opinions are 100% mine.

Crafters can be hard to shop for come Christmas time. What do you get for those people who can make everything themselves? Here is an idea that creative types of all ages and skill levels will enjoy: a craft kit in a box!

This is an extremely versatile idea because you can …

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[23 Dec 2013 | One Comment | 2,932 views]
Quick Chandelier Decorating for Christmas

Need to dress up your house for Christmas in a flash?  If you have a chandelier, Debbie from Debbiedoo’s has a great idea for you!  Using a few items from the seasonal section at Dollar Tree she gave her chandy a festive makeover in just minutes and for only a few dollars.  You can even modify this idea to work with whatever you Christmas decorations …