Dollar Store Succulent Wreath

Debbie from Confessions of a Plate Addict had been wanting a faux succulent wreath for her front door for awhile. However, the price tags always held her back! Even buying all the succulents to make her own seemed too expensive. That is until Debbie came across a collection of faux potted succulents at the dollar […Read More]

How to Make Cotton Stems for PENNIES!

Do you love the organic look of cotton stems? Sara from Twelve on Main shows how to make them yourself using items you likely already have or could find in your backyard – branches, pinecones, and cotton balls! Sara simply hot glued the cotton balls onto the branches and then added a few pinecone scales […Read More]

Agate Tray for $1

Monica of Monica Wants It spied a gorgeous agate tray at World Market but couldn’t justify buying another tray for her home. What she could justify was spending $1 to recreate it! Monica got the same luxe look by painting a plastic tray with metallic gold spray paint and then decoupaging an agate print to […Read More]

Kids Train Table

Like couches in living rooms, activity tables are staple furnishings for playrooms. However, they can be quite pricey, especially considering the fact that kids aren’t exactly gentle on furniture. Janette from Style with Cents shares how to make a table that is TWICE as big and HALF the cost of one of Pottery Barn Kid’s […Read More]

Make a Terrarium from Dollar Store Frames!

I am loving this clever dollar store craft from Cass at Clutter Bug! Cass took eight picture frames, hot glued them together, and painted them to look like a wooden terrarium that retails for $299 from Pottery Barn. I love how the top even lifts off so it’s easy to access your plants. Would you […Read More]

Oversized Floor Pouf

While making over her daughter’s bedroom, Gina from The Shabby Creek Cottage got a request for a big floor pouf. Although she was a little hesitant to tackle the seemingly complicated project, Gina knew she wasn’t spending over $200 on the one her daughter had been eyeing. In the end, Gina actually ended up spending […Read More]

Trestle Dining Table for $170

Are you in need of a new dining table but don’t want to fork out big bucks? Jessica-Sara of The Rugged Rooster followed plans from Shanty 2 Chic to build a gorgeous table inspired by Restoration Hardware for only $170. She finished the table with a weathered gray stain that I adore and four coats […Read More]

“First Come First Served” Engraved Carafe

Stephanie from Casa Watkins broke out a fun new crafting tool to create this Kate Spade knock off drink pitcher. Stephanie already had a similarly-shaped carafe and used an engraving pen to add the text. You’d be surprised how simple it is! Stephanie taped a sheet of paper with the printed text to her carafe […Read More]