Craft Ideas for Me
Mason Jar Crafts: tons of great mason jar crafts & ideas - some are admittedly not amazing, but some are really fun.
place sticker letters on wooden sign, paint, then peel off stickers. much easier than handwriting! This tip is worth millions!!
24 Things to Make with Sharpies, including these pillows.
Wooden initial and flat marbles/fish bowl marbles in pretty colors. For the dorm
Store matches in a mason jar – use sandpaper as the lid so you can light the matches
Great Ideas — 30 Before and After DIY Projects
Pretty much the best website ever: knockoff DIYs of retail decor. (anthropologie, ballard design, crate & barrel, land of nod, pier 1, pottery barn, restoration hardware, urban outfitters, west elm, williams-sonoma and others). Truly some of the neatest ideas ever!!
I did 3 of these in orange as an accent for Malory's room (walls are gray with a teal stripe around the room). I used PAPER doileis. They turned out so cute. I used tape to hole the doilies in place and then sprayed them. The paint does get under the doiley a little and makes it look a little fuzzy but I think that it gives it character and dimension. SO CUTE, EASY and CHEAP!
Canvas and spray paint! I'm doing this like asap!
75 Things To Make for Mother's Day - Tip Junkie
Put their first pair of shoes in a shadowbox and hang in their room. Use velcro on the backs to make them easy to take off if needed. Note to self: Shodowboxes can be found at Michaels.