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Marlene Alexander

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Find of the Week:

If you like to feed the birds, this suet feeder will be right up your alley. The plastic-coated wire basket is firmly attached to a piece of wood and an eye hook on top makes it easy to attach a small "S" hook or other hanger.  I'm hoping that this feeder will be harder for squirrels and raccoons to to knock down. It cost $3 at Dollarama.

The suet cake is a $1 extra. I've been buying them at Dollarama for years and the birds love them.

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Quick Tip:

Decorate a plain bedroom lampshade by draping a pretty dollar store necklace over it. Choose a color and design that matches your tastes and decor.

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Contact Marlene  Found something exciting at the dollar store? Got a beef with a dollar store item? Have a great idea for a dollar store craft? I love to hear from my readers!

   

April Features:

 

 

With the warmer weather on its way, many of us feel the need to lighten up our indoor spaces. Make one of these easy and inexpensive vignettes the center of your dining experience or top a coffee table to make an inviting area for tea and conversation. 

Donít be afraid to make use of smaller outdoor items. Garden birds, lanterns and other decorative summer pieces from the dollar store are all fair game for use inside, as well as out. 

Read Centered on Summer  for the full article.

 

In the summertime we like to live out-of-doors. This becomes a problem when the backyard is uninspiring and thereís no money for plush new chair cushions or large planters for the patio.

Still, you can make your backyard a welcoming place to relax or entertain. Read on to find some simple solutions for outdoor decorating a la Dollar Store Style.

Read Summer Solace for the full story.

 

 

Most kids love stickers and kids grow into adults who still like to play with stickers. Only, instead of Disney princesses and super heroes, our tastes run more to decorative themes. 

Colorful stickers, whether intended for scrapbooking or to decorate laptops and walls, can also be used in other ways. Make your possessions stand out from the ordinary by stamping your own personality onto them using the stickers you can find in dollar stores. Here are some suggestions.

Continue reading Sticker Situations  for the full story.

 

      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 


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