Purple Minion Valentine Box


I just HAD to share this fun Purple Minion Valentine Box that my son and Hubby made yesterday. Didn't it turn out DARLING!?! I'm so proud of my boys! All I did to help was make the white vinyl pieces and buy them the purple pipe cleaners!   My kids love crafting, and it makes my heart even happier when we do it as a family. I wish I would have taken pictures of the process, but to be honest, I wasn't … [Read more...]

How to Make Jersey Headbands


Happy Monday ya'll! I have the funnest tutorial for you today!  If you're like me, you are loving this new trend that is {the headband}! They are everywhere! My cute sis-in-law Whitney, is the queen of headbands! In fact, she also has a fun tutorial over on her blog, Mommy's life with a touch of yellow. Our tutorial is different than Whit's since we added the elastic in the back, but her's are super cute too. Making … [Read more...]

How to make a Ruffle Wreath with Rope and a Drop Cloth!


Our front door has changed at least 50 times since All Things Thrifty began, but that’s typical around here. I swear I have A.D.D. {Attention Decorator’s Disorder} because I need change a LOT. But our newest wreath was super easy and VERY inexpensive. In fact, every single thing that you need for this wreath can be bought at The Home Depot for right around $25.00. It only took about an hour to make … [Read more...]

Quick and Easy Button Thumbtacks {from the gals at Eighteen 25}


Hello everyone! Eighteen25 girls here today and we are so stinking excited. We love All Things Thrifty and we LOVE Brooke even more! She is seriously one of the funnest people alive. Today we want to share these super easy button thumbtacks. Of course you can get the kids involved and make button rings or button earrings as well! supplies: • plain thumbtacks • buttons, lots of buttons • E6000 glue • For … [Read more...]

How to distress craft projects quickly and easily {by Kelli from Lolly Jane}


Hey there ATT readers! Kelli here from Lolly Jane, an eclectic DIY/home improvement blog filled with budget friendly ways to spruce up your spaces, and I'm simply stoked to be with Brooke and friends today (: I'm in the middle of sprucing up my craft room... slowly but surely. Verrrrrrry slowly. LOL Herringbone stenciled bookcase, check. Crib mattress turned bulletin board, check. Organizational numbered crates, check. … [Read more...]

How to make Tie Dye Summer Wreath {from Jen at Tatertots & Jello}


Hi All Things Thrifty Readers!! I'm Jen from Tatertots & Jello and I aso thrilled to be here. I love Brooke and her brother Court and all of their smart DIY ideas. Today I am sharing a super easy Tie Dye Summer Wreath. And it can also a fun addition to a teen or tween room. I have a daughter who isn't super "girly" but she loves all things Tie-dye -- and who doesn't?? Tie-dye just screams SUMMER to … [Read more...]

How to Sew a Little Girl’s Room Sign {from Jessica at Mom 4 Real}


Hey hey All Things Girlie peeps! I'm Jessica from Mom 4 Real, and I am so excited to be here!I am the mom of a true girlie girl. Recently we gave her room a little makeover, and now, we made a little sign for her door. I mean, we wouldn't want someone to make a wrong turn thinking it was her brothers room or something! This was such a fun project...let me show you how we made it. We started by cutting out some fabric … [Read more...]

How to make a spinning chore chart {out of an IKEA Lazy Susan}

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Today I get to be on Studio 5, a morning show in Utah, and I’m excited to show my fun spinning chore chart on the show today! This project was a challenge from Studio 5 to make something fun out of 2 Lazy Susans from IKEA. IKEA is one of my fave stores on the planet. In fact, before IKEA was available in Utah, I would travel to California specifically to visit IKEA. I know, it may sound silly to you, but it’s the … [Read more...]

Baby Shower Ideas Shower Theme.


Every so often I get the chance to throw a baby shower for a good friend or family member, and over the past month I already got to throw one, and I’m helping throw another one this weekend!!! My good friend Suz {the one who I got the delicious Pork Taco recipe from and the friend who I helped paint the AMAZING yellow media cabinet} had a hard time getting preggers this time, so I just couldn’t help but throw her a baby … [Read more...]

Kitchen Signs {Made with my Silhouette}

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You know that I love my Silhouette and that I seriously use it all the time. Case in point? These adorable {and easy} kitchen signs... Thank you to Over the Big Moon for the inspiration! Ok so, after searching the Silhouette store for the images I wanted, I went to work! {The font used is called Mishka} I already had the boards from a previous project  so after deciding I needed a change, I went to town. Painting … [Read more...]