DIY Dorm Room Craft Ideas

20 DIY Dorm Room Ideas
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  I’m dropping my oldest daughter off at college this month and we’ve been busy all summer getting things ready for her new dorm room. Dorm rooms present special challenges, so I’ve been researching fun DIY Dorm ideas on the web this summer. Here are some of the ones that I’ve found, along with a… 

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Back to School Tips with Martha Stewart Home Office & a Giveaway!!!!

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Today I’m excited to share with you one of my favorite Back to School Tips, creating a homework station! Let me first say that me and organized don’t usually belong in the same sentence, but for 3 school years now this system has totally worked for me, so that’s gotta say something. I have 3… 

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Dorm Room Decor: Memory Pillow Tutorial

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  My first born child is starting College far from home this month.  We’ve had fun all summer making plans for her new dorm room.  I knew that I wanted to make sure that she had some reminders of home when she was far away. We’ve filled her moving boxes with lots of reminders of… 

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DIY Inspirational Magnets

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    I adore all of the fun art in the Rhonna Designs Insta Kits!  I’ve had fun using them with my iPhone and my Rhonna Designs app.   As much as I love digital, I also love to get my hands dirty every once and a while and craft!   I cut out a… 

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One Smart Cookie! A Graduation Party Idea

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  A few weekends ago my oldest daughter graduated High School.  We wanted to invite our family and close friends to celebrate with her. I knew that I did not have time to make a lot of  decorations but still wanted something fun. After much thought I settled on a Cookie Bar idea for her… 

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DIY Bookmarks using Rhonna Designs Art

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  I’ve had a wonderful time this year as part of the Rhonna Designs Design Team!  I’ve really looked  forward every month to dreaming up a project using her awesome digital designs. For my August project, I decided to make bookmarks for my girls.  You see school just started back up and I figured they… 

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Teacher Gift Idea

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We are out of school here for the summer believe it or not!  I’m still a little mixed up that it’s still May since the kids are all home today.  It’s going to be a loooong summer break. For the last day of school I sent in appreciation gifts to my kids teachers.  Being very girly… 

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Teacher appreciation ideas

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With teacher appreciation week and the end of the school year coming up I thought I’d share some ideas for teacher gifts that I’ve featured here in the past 1. Ruler Wreath you can also make it without the flowers, or add a mirror to the center! 2. Teacher’s Door Pennant Tutorial 3. Summer Survival… 

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A fun idea for Senior Pictures

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My sister in law is the photographer for her daughters Field Hockey team. She came with a great idea to make a banner with “Class of 2012″ to use for photos of the seniors this year. She enlisted my help to make the banner and I was happy to help!  I love a good project,… 

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Ruler Wreath

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Pin It A couple of days I posted on the Polkadot Chair facebook page asking for ideas for a wreath for my front door. I was stumped, too late for summer, too early for fall.  Lots of people suggested that I do a back to school wreath. Then they suggested I use school supplies to… 

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Tuesday Tutorial: Charm Pack Pennant

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**the teachers name has been “disguised” for privacy reasons** I was in charge of my son’s class for Teacher Appreciation last week.  I was supposed to decorate her door and was trying to think of something more permanent than just paper. While lying in bed one night, I got this idea! I was so excited… 

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