Burlap and White DIY Kitchen Valances. We weren't sure if we could create kitchen window valances for under $20 but we did and we loved every minute of it! DIY Valances - for under $20 from Hobby Lobby (using coupons of course). Making your own valances is easy, don't spend a fortune on home decor!
Crib Mattress Dog Bed: E.A.S.Y! Make a cover for a toddler mattress/crib mattress and you have an instant dog bed. Waterproof and durable! Our lab (who likes to chew) has had his mattress for over a year and loves it!