Frugal Crafts

Balloon Faces {Frugal Crafts}

by Jess on May 15, 2013

Balloon-Faces

We celebrated my daughter’s 9th birthday this past weekend and had some fun and simple crafts that turned out to be huge hits!  I think when it comes to kids and parties, keeping it simple is the best bet.  These Balloon Faces resulted in tons of creativity, giggles and fun.  […]

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Glitter Stones {Frugal Crafts}

by Jess on May 9, 2013

Glitter-Stones-Project

Having two girls means that we go through a lot of glitter around here.  Craft time that incorporates extra shimmer means extra smiles!  These glitter stones are used to make magnets or as a beautiful candle centerpiece.  They are fun and fancy!  Materials Need: River stones or glass marbles (found at the craft […]

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Sunflower Vases {Frugal Crafts}

by Jess on May 7, 2013

Sunflower-Vases-Project

As a Mom, I have a pretty good idea of what I would like for Mother’s Day.  These simple and pretty Sunflower Vases remind me of the vintage collectible sour cream jars that I saw featured in Martha Stewart last year.  These are very easy and affordable!  My daughters had […]

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Pom Pom Container {Frugal Crafts}

by Jess on May 1, 2013

Pom-Pom-Pencil-Holder

As soon as our final school vacation passes, it’s time to think ahead to Teacher Appreciation week and end of the year thank you gifts for our teachers.  I always like include something that we’ve made so that it’s a more personalized gift.  This Pom Pom container would make a […]

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Whimsical Feather Wreath {Frugal Crafts}

by Jess on April 24, 2013

Whimsical-Feather-Fairy-Wreath

A few weeks ago, my daughters decided to build indoor fairy gardens and dream of a Summer day when they can contstruct one outside.  They decided they wanted to welcome the fairies with a wreath, which is where the inspiration for this Feather Wreath was born.  I wanted to help […]

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Stained Glass Earth Day Project {Frugal Crafts}

by Mackenzie on April 22, 2013

Stained-Glass-Earth-Project

This past weekend my girls and I worked on a fun and easy project creating a “stained glass” Earth to celebrate Earth Day. I love stained glass projects and this can easily be transferred into other shapes such as a butterfly, ladybug, cross for Easter, tree for Christmas, etc. So […]

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Hands Around Our World {Frugal Crafts}

by Jess on April 22, 2013

Hands-Around-The-World

Last week I showed you how to make a 2-D earth to celebrate Earth Day.  We took it one step further this week when we created a 3-D earth!  Inspired by the events this past week in Boston, I really wanted to feel more connected with friends and family.  When […]

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Windowsill Gardens {Frugal Crafts}

by Jess on April 19, 2013

Windowsill-Gardens-Project

With Earth Day right around the corner, what could be a better way to celebrate than to create your own Windowsill Garden with your child?  If you live in a cooler part of the country this is a great way to  get ready for Summer and outdoor planting.  Herbs and […]

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