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How to Repurpose Toilet Paper Tubes into a Craft Caddy

By: Jengarry Feb 22, 2013

My daughter's desk was an absolute disaster so I decided I would take one of the thousands of pins on my DIY board, an old shoe box, and some toilet paper tubes and conquer the mess.

The pin that I speak of is the super awesome DIY marker caddy posted by Aunt Peaches. I am totally and completely jealous that I didn't think of this on my own. I decided to give it a go to see if it really was as easy and functional as it looked. 

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How to Make Your Own Matte Nail Color

By: Jengarry Feb 22, 2013

DIY matte nail polish

Matte nail polish is kind of a big deal right now. It's a change from the typical glossy manicure and it can give you pretty cool effects when you're going all out with the nail art.

Since I'm a cheapo, I thought it would be fun to do a Pintervention on some of the DIY matte nail polish recipes I've seen floating around. The one I pinned turned out to be nothing more than a photo from Real Simple and I couldn't find the actual post.Continue Reading

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