I always look for oval frames or others with interesting shapes that thrift stores have every time. The inexpensive prices make them hard to pass up. I've got a large stash of them and it was time that I found a way to put some of them to us. I love the oval ones and the large octagon was perfect . . .
I've put the finishing touches on our Patriotic Coastal Tablescape. I love incorporating coastal touches throughout our decor and seasonal tablescapes are always fun to put together. Some easy diy projects and lots of red, white, and blue come together for a fun Patriotic Tablescape with Coastal . . .
To add more coastal flair to our patriotic tablescape, I reworked some old napkin rings and created these Coastal Patriotic Napkin Rings. These are simple to make and you'll only need shells, paint, and stars to put them together. . . .
Making a patriotic wreath using dollar store items is something that I've done in previous years. This year, I found leis that I thought would be perfect for wreath. Adding a few other embellishments made this a festive wreath to show off some red, white, and blue! . . .
Making this coastal patriotic centerpiece was an easy thrift store find makeover project. I purchased a wood slat box last year and I gave it a patriotic makeover. I used it as a utensil holder for last year's 4th of July party. This year, I'm incorporating some coastal flair into my patriotic . . .
You can make an Easy, DIY Patriotic Wall Art on Canvas decor piece using fabric and an old canvas. I love this pinwheel patriotic fabric. This was simple to put together and for those of us who don't have awesome painting skills, covering a canvas with fabric is a simple way to create some wall . . .
Do you dress up your mailbox in patriotic colors for the summer? I enjoy adding a little red, white, and blue during June leading up to the Fourth of July holiday. I added some colorful burlap ribbon and a small heart shaped cushion for my patriotic mail box decor. This Simple Patriotic Mail Box . . .
We've got another thrift store find makeover to share today. I found two chargers at Goodwill recently for $1.99 for both. That was a good price and I knew I could use them both for a couple of projects I had in mind. One of them got a patriotic makeover. This Stars & Stripes Chalk Painted . . .
How often do you look at items that seem like they should go into the recycle bin or the trash bin and stop to think, maybe I could use this for something? I'm betting that you do that often! I know I do. I have one box full of just such items. This fun little repurposed fireworks craft is a way I . . .
This month, along with our group of blogging friends, we are participating in a Dollar Store Craft Challenge. This challenge is a fun one! I always enjoy finding ways to use dollar store items in my craft projects. Who doesn't love a good deal? Since I've been doing some crafting for the Fourth of . . .