Hot Cocoa Individual Gifts DIY

We thrifted a set of 16 glass jars (3 oz each) at Goodwill for $5.99. Perfect for a gift exchange or if your gift giving list is quite long, these individual hot cocoa jars are the perfect amount for a single cup. Simple and inexpensive ($0.76 a piece), these treats will bring you joy on…

Holiday Lanterns DIY

Supplies: Tea Light Lanterns Mini Christmas Ornaments Legos Spray Paint Hot Glue Old Christmas Wreath Leftover Halloween Webbing Step 1: Carefully move the tabs up to remove the glass so you can spray paint the lanterns. Step 2: Spray paint the lanterns. Take the time now to clean the glass. Step 3: Hot glue a…

Recipe Box

Pass down a recipe with this repurposed vintage box. Supplies: Thrifted box – $5.99 at Goodwill Mod Podge Patterned paper First measure your box. (If your box is not a square) Pick the largest side to start your measuring! Use a ruler to measure the width and the height. You’ll want to cut your paper…

Jewelry Holder

Turn a Vintage juicer into a unique jewelry holder! We found the juicer at Goodwill for $2.99, the paper was in a scrapbook set, also from Goodwill.  We picked up the Mod Podge from a nearby craft store, but we bet all you DIYers already have a bottle or two! After washing and drying the…

Silver Chalkboard Tray

Turn a vintage silver-plated tray into a versatile message board with a few easy steps! We found this tray for just $1.99 at Goodwill and the other elements at our nearby craft store. After washing and drying the tray, use painter’s tape to tape of the frame of the tray – or any part that…

Puzzle Piece Snowflake

This project is a great way to get the whole family involved! Kids will love transforming these puzzle pieces into one-of-a-kind snowflakes. You can make multiple crafts with these pieces, scroll to see. Supplies: Jigsaw puzzle – $1.99 at Goodwill Wooden Hoop – $2.99 at Goodwill White Paint Glue (We used hot glue) Paint Brush…

Sweater Stocking

One-of-a-kind Stockings! Pick up a retro sweater from Goodwill and follow our easy-to-sew instructions for a unique stocking. Supplies: Thrifted Sweater – $6.99 at Goodwill Sewing Machine or Needle and Thread Use a simple stocking pattern to get the shape looking right. Click here for all different types of stocking patterns. After you print your…

Wrapping Paper Organizer

Wrapping can be frustrating if you don’t have the right tools for the job. Keep all of your favorite wrapping paper in reach with this simple DIY Wrapping Paper Organizer. Supplies: Large thrifted frame – $9.99 at Goodwill Spray paint – we chose gold Wooden Dowels Screw-in Hooks First, take apart your frame, so you…

3-D Framed Ghost DIY

Sure ghosts are easy to make – trace your foot and turn it upside down (grade-school craft project.)  But what about making a 3D version?  One of our in-house DIYers made this super simple, only slightly messy 3D framed ghost from some everyday items found at Goodwill. Supplies: – Plastic doll (ideally with a head…

Upcycled Pot

Step 1 – Find Your Pot We found this ceramic pot for $2.99 at our local Goodwill. Lucky for us, all green tags were 50% off and we got it for only $1.50! Not completely in love with the color – so we grabbed some supplies and gave this pot a new look. Step 2…