How to make Plastic Look Like Pewter

I love transforming inexpensive items into something unexpected.  Read on to learn how to make dollar store plastic look like pewter!I actually finished this project many months ago, but when I started taking pictures I realized...

How to make a Magazine Holder with Vinyl Records

Father's Day is coming up, and it's always fun to surprise dad with a one of a kind gift.  You can easily make this cool magazine (or mail!) holder with records from Goodwill! I always see...

A Hero’s Welcome

I have been a military dependent for most of my life. If it hadn't been for the Air Force sending a young country boy to Italy, I wouldn't even exist. The same is true for...

Father’s Day Shadow Box Photo Gift Tutorial

Surprise dad with a father's day shadow box photo gift!  He'll love this personalized present.  This is a sponsored post with OnlineLabels.com but all ideas and opinions are my own. I love shadow boxes.  They're a...

Make a Skull Pendant with Resin

The skull ice cube trays at the Dollar Tree have been featured in several projects at Dollar Store Crafts, and here is another fun idea for them.  You can use them to create spooky cool...

Faux Cracked Glass Votive Candle Holder

As a budget crafter, I love finding ways to make inexpensive dollar store glass look high end.  I like to stock up on glass items from the dollar store and thrift store to craft with....

South Texas Maize – Fall Family Fun

If you're in Central Texas and looking for a fun family activity this fall, I highly recommend the South Texas Maize.  Our family of six had a BLAST there.Obviously, the corn maze is a trip...

DIY Chore Chart, Part 3

I have shown you two parts of my chore chart system, how to make the bottle cap magnet tokens and the "help wanted" magnet board.  Now I will show you the "heart" of my system.  It...

DIY Double Suitcase Side Table

I'm finally getting around to decorating my movie room/playroom.  My theme is retro movies with a red/black/white color scheme.  I recently ordered a new black couch, and I made this fun side table to go...

Wood Rounds Bunny Spring Decor Tutorial

Decorate your home this spring with a pretty pastel wood rounds bunny.  Use unfinished wood to create a unique piece of home decor. This pretty pastel bunny has become one of my favorite pieces to decorate...