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Last Minute DIY Costume… Paper Bag Princess…

October 27, 2017

Here is the fourth costume in my last minute diy halloween costume series!… the adorable Paper Bag Princess! Who doesn’t love the Paper Bag Princess?!… if you want to make this costume dig up the following materials: Large paper bag… if you’re in Calgary you likely have a stack of these kicking around with the new composting collection kits that were rolled out this past summer… if not you can create a paper bag shape with some brown kraft paper!…

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Last Minute DIY Costume… Cactus…

October 26, 2017

Here is the darling third of the four last minute DIY halloween costume series!… a Cactus Costume!… again this can be done for any size wearer!… the main material that makes this costume is hilarious… drinking straws! yep! drinking straws!… I don’t know a house that doesn’t have a stash of drinking straws! To make the cactus costume you will need the following supplies: Green shirt… hoodie… dress… whatever article of green clothing you want to wear and be a…

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Last Minute DIY Costume… Bag of Jelly Belly Candy

October 25, 2017

Here is the second Last Minute DIY Costume in my series of four fun and easy costumes that you can make in under an hour… with just a few materials… many of which you may already have on hand! These are all shown in little sizes but each of these last minute costumes can be easily made for adults too! A bag of Jelly Belly Candies! The LEGO Block costume can be found here! Let’s gather up the supplies to…

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Last Minute Costume… LEGO Block

October 24, 2017

This first of four last minute costumes is the definition of cheap and cheerful!… a LEGO Block! Three materials and simple tools are used to make this cute getup!… eaaaaasy peeeeasy! Gather up your supplies: Cardboard (sheets or boxes – whatever you have around or have easy access to) I picked up a Home Depot moving box Plastic Bowls in the colour of your block – or another take out container… don’t worry if it isn’t the same colour you…

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Great Crate Challenge… what I created with two crates and a $50 budget

April 24, 2017

Back in January I took part in the Calgary Renovation Show Great Crate Challenge… five local influencers were given two wood crates and a $50 budget to come up with something fun to be displayed at the show!… being as practical as I am I wanted to make something that was really functional and good looking… Seeing the crates I instantly knew what I wanted to create… a rolling crate storage ottoman that could be used as additional seating… I applied glue…

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