16 Plastic Spoon Crafts for the Thrifty Crafter


Have you ever considered plastic spoons as a staple craft supply? If you haven’t, you need to see all of the amazing things you can make with them! I personally love plastic spoons because of how inexpensive they are and the never ending variety of colors that they come in. Plastic spoons can be found anywhere; I […]

Bottoms Up! 11 Wine Bottle Craft Ideas

So…there are a “few” empty wine bottles lying around your kitchen counters…and MAYBE even a couple on the end tables in your living room. PERFECT! The better to craft with, my dear. Do you know how many amazing things you can make with empty wine bottles? You can create plant holders, pretty tabletop decor, candlesticks, […]

13 Mason Jar Crafts To Make Now (And Later)


Mason jars are my absolute favorite craft supply. They aren’t intimidating, they don’t cost much and they’re infinitely adaptable – what’s not to like? Since Christmas is just around the corner and I haven’t started shopping for gifts yet, I’m feeling a twinge of last-minute anxiety. Since I don’t have a ton of time to […]

50+ Cheap & Classy Anthropologie Knock-Off Crafts


I am absolutely obsessed with the store Anthropologie. It is one of those stores that I can spend hours wandering around in, browsing their beautiful collections, and lusting over being able to decorate my whole apartment and wardrobe with their products. I remember the first time I walked into an Anthropologie. I felt like I […]

Scrap Happy: More than 15 Kids’ Scrap Fabric Projects and Yarn Scrap Projects


Crafts that are good for the environment are also good for your wallet. For tons of kids’ recycled craft ideas check out 20+ Crafts for Kids to Make from Recycled Items or our free kids’ recycled crafts eBook. Another great way to craft in a thrifty fashion is by using scraps: fabric scraps, paper scraps, […]

How to Make a Cheetah Headband

Using purple, green, bright pink, or even cheetah duct tape, you can make your very own headband! Every girl needs at least one cute and fashionable headband to pull back her hair. In fact. they are one of the best accessories a girl could have. Simply purchase a plain colored plastic headband to start and […]

9 Knockoffs that Will Fool Everyone

So your daughter wants clothes from Forever 21 for Christmas?  Maybe you know someone who registered at Crate and Barrel, Macy’s, or Pottery Barn for an upcoming wedding or baby shower…or perhaps you just love the designer look, but don’t love paying designer prices… Regardless of the reason, we have 9 knockoff projects that are […]

Frugal Tips for Caring for Your Jeans (and How to Use Them When They Get Old)

This guest post was written by Kira from Tip Hero. Choosing the Best Jeans for Your Budget and Body Depending on what you do from day to day, jeans could be one of those clothing pieces that you get the most wear out of. Therefore, it’s important to invest in jeans that are going to […]