Category: DIY

  • Thrift Love

    Valentine’s Day

    posted February 7th, 2020

    If you love to thrift, how about thrifting for your love? Sustainable gifting is IN – and we found some LOVEly gift ideas at Goodwill that will have them saying “will you be mine!”   1. Bake Something Sweet Turn a favorite baked good into a heart shaped masterpiece -OR- fill a heart shaped ramekin […]

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  • Holiday Wreath

    Upcycled Cheese Dome Winter Scene

    posted December 17th, 2019

    Supplies: Thrifted cheese dome Thrifted wreath Winter characters or ornaments Cotton balls or spider web (left over from Halloween crafting:) ) Spray Paint   Vintage cheese domes have made a comeback, but not for cheese!  You can repurpose them for seasonal dioramas like the one we made here – they are great for a coffee […]

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  • Hot Cocoa Individual Gifts DIY

    posted December 11th, 2019

    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 […]

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  • Recipe Box

    posted December 1st, 2019

    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 […]

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  • Hand Warmers

    posted December 1st, 2019

    Transform a cozy flannel into the perfect hand warmers or eye mask. Add a little peppermint oil inside for extra holiday cheer! Supplies: Thrifted Flannel Shirt – $7.99 at Goodwill Sewing Machine or Needle and Thread Cut your pieces into squares and/or rectangles. The square pieces make great hand warmers and rectangles are perfect for […]

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