Dollar Store Advent Calendar

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Do you love the tradition of the advent calendar?   Here is a creative idea for an advent calendar using Dollar Tree pails and a large board.  What kid doesn’t love the anticipation of something special each day to countdown to Christmas?  And these pails from Dollar Tree are perfect to put a small treat, {…Read More…}





Christmas Centerpiece

Winter Vases

Taryn from Design, Dining + Diapers is here to share with you a simple Christmas décor gift.  She took dollar store vases and made an adorable Christmas centerpiece or vignette.  You can change the look simply by changing out the filler. This may be inexpensive to make but sure gives high end results.

Christmas Centerpiece

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Wayfair Thanksgiving Tablescape

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Have you heard of Wayfair? It is an awesome site for home decor which definitely rivals the prices of Amazon.  I was recently turned on to it and have purchased several things on there already.  Their tagline is – a zillion things home. Wayfair challenged me to create a tablescape with five of their items for the holiday season.

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Stamped Spoon Ornaments

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I try and make one unique ornament commemorating my kids each year.   Last year I did another silhouette one framed in a small embroidery hoop.   I still love silhouettes so I did it again, this time on a spoon. Cheap Dollar Tree spoons are the perfect beginning project to try out metal stamping. {…Read More…}