Dollar Store Photo Tin Ornaments by Heather at Dollar Store Crafts {Ornament No.2}

Dollar Store Photo Tin Ornaments by Heather at Dollar Store Crafts {Ornament No.2}

Give a warm welcome to Heather from Dollar Store Crafts Dollar Store Photo Tins{Handmade Ornament No. 2}Welcome Heather! Thanks to Stephanie Lynn for inviting me to share my handmade Christmas ornament! I'm Heather from Dollar Store Crafts, and I like to do things cheap! These photo ornaments Continue reading

                  
DIY Faux Curled Rosewood Wreath {Made From Rolled Recycled Book Pages}

DIY Faux Curled Rosewood Wreath {Made From Rolled Recycled Book Pages}

I have seen various versions of Faux Rosewood Wreaths in just about every store and catalog for the upcoming season; most with a price tag running upwards of $40 or more. Some are crafted of paper and other of real wood shavings. Last year I made a few rolled flower gift toppers from recycled book Continue reading

                  
DIY Under Cabinet Lazy Susan {Rotating Organizer Stand}

DIY Under Cabinet Lazy Susan {Rotating Organizer Stand}

Like many, I find the storage space I do have quickly fills up; no matter how much I seem to have, I always seem to never have enough. In an effort to maximize the storage space underneath my little guys bath vanity, I put together this simple lazy susan using just a couple purchased supplies and Continue reading

                  
Pottery Barn Inspired Fall Leaf Hurricane Centerpiece

Pottery Barn Inspired Fall Leaf Hurricane Centerpiece

Pottery Barn always does an incredible job of creating spectacular centerpiece displays; usually by combining random assortments of natural, rustic elements. It seems all you pretty much need is a clear glass vessel of any shape and size, toss in a few fillers, and you too can have an instant Continue reading

                  
Mouse Motel Faux Pumpkin {Martha Stewart Inspired}

Mouse Motel Faux Pumpkin {Martha Stewart Inspired}

I have always thought this pumpkin was ...well...cute {?} though if I ever saw real mice living inside my pumpkins I would scream and screech like a little girl. This idea originally appeared in the October 2008 issue of Martha Stewart Living where they used a real pumpkin to house the little Continue reading

                  
Silhouette Giveaway Project No.4 {Monogrammed Tote Bags}

Silhouette Giveaway Project No.4 {Monogrammed Tote Bags}

With the Silhouette's intricate cutting ability and the freedom to choose and customize designs and text, creating custom heat transfers is easy enough for anyone to do. I had purchased a few colorful totes from the dollar store {yep, $1 each} and thought I would test out the Silhouette's abilities Continue reading

                  
Children’s Framed Fingerprint Ornament {No.13}

Children’s Framed Fingerprint Ornament {No.13}

Children’s Framed Fingerprint Ornament {Ornament Number Thirteen}Materials Needed:Mini Frame Scrapbook Paper Stamping Ink Pad Ribbon Mini Number Stamps or Stickers {optional} Begin by cutting a piece of scrapbook paper to fit a mini frame. I found my mini frames at the local dollar store; Continue reading

                  
Fabric Rag Ball Ornament {No.6}

Fabric Rag Ball Ornament {No.6}

Fabric Rag Ball Ornament {Ornament Number Six}Materials Needed:Plastic or Styrofoam Ball Scrap Fabric Twine or Ribbon Embellishments Start with a ball shaped base in any diameter size. Since Styrofoam balls can be a little expensive, I used plastic baseballs I found in the toy section of the Continue reading

                  
Toy Story Wall Art {An Inexpensive DIY Take on the Gang}

Toy Story Wall Art {An Inexpensive DIY Take on the Gang}

My little guy is in full blown Toy Story mania mode right now after having the chance to see Toy Story 3 {thanks to a very special friend}. There is nothing better than the big smile on his face and pure excitement in his eyes each and every time the toys come to life on the screen. I wanted to Continue reading

                  
A Quick Powder Room Sign with A Whimsical Message

A Quick Powder Room Sign with A Whimsical Message

Having an upcoming party is one sure way to finish all your half done projects. Here is a quick and simple frame with an important =) whimsical message for all our powder room guests! I began with a small 2X3 frame which I already had. I gave it a quick coat of satin nickel spray paint and cut Continue reading

                  
Special Guest ‘Sweet Something Designs’ {Paint and Glass}

Special Guest ‘Sweet Something Designs’ {Paint and Glass}

I think I can pretty safely say that we all have a deep love for spray paint. It magic revives just about any and every thing into something fabulous for just a few dollars a can. Well I have to say...watch out spray paint because this idea is a very close contender for winning my deep love. I am Continue reading