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Helping you create a home you love – ideas for budget-friendly decor, money-saving crafts, thrifty DIY projects, and more.  

diy halloween costumes

21 DIY Halloween Costume Ideas for a Spooktacular Night

Halloween is a time that can be considered an open invitation to dress the way you want. Anything, anyone you like. So, of course, Halloween can be classified as one of the top favorite holidays of the year’s calendar. Not to mention free candy! If you’re stuck looking for a costume, maybe a DIY Halloween costume is the way to go!

How to Remove smells from Furniture

6 Ways to Get Smells Out Of Furniture

If you’re into thrifty decorating, you probably know that secondhand/vintage furniture is a budget-friendly way to add great style to your house.   I’m pretty cheap (or frugal if you’re being nice about it).   And, I happen to love old furniture.  But what happens if you find the perfect piece and it smells like someone used it for an ashtray or Grandma’s beloved perfume for 40 years? Find out 6 inexpensive ways to get smells out of furniture: