ThiriftDee is an adorable suburban housewife and blogger with the uncommon gift for thrift

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Restoration Hardware up that Mexican Pine Table DIY

I feel like you might have this style of furniture in your your house right now or have had it in the past.  Is there something hiding in your garage/hoarding stash that needs a little TLC?  Now there is nothing wrong with this particular style, but I felt like I could make it a little […]

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Flannel Shirt Cover for Heating Pad

Cozy up your Electric Heating Pad with a Thrift Store Flannel Shirt

Doesn’t cozying up with you tablet sound good right about now?  Add a little warmth with a soft flannel cover that is soo easy to make! Find a LARGE or XL Flannel shirt so you have a lot of fabric to work with. You will use BOTH SIDES of the shirt.  FIRST cut the buttoned […]

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Coconut Oil Coffee Sugar Scrub DIY

Coconut Oil Coffee Sugar Scrub DIY

You know what I really love?  Coffee.  I love it.  It kills my stomach, but I drink it anyway. It’s like a bad boyfriend that you just can’t quit. The internet says that caffeine scrubs magically takes away cellulite.  Well sign me up for that!  You know that they can’t say it if it wasn’t […]

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Make an IPad Sleeve from a Thrift Store Shirt

  I took a sewing class to reacquaint myself with my sewing machine.  I’m no sewing genius, but I  made a beautiful IPad sleeve.   The first thing you do is thrift a shirt that you like.  I have been looking for a gray flannel for a long time and happened to find this Ralph […]

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What to do with leftover gift wrap? Make a Party Popper!

Watch me show Gary Shapiro and Cheryl Preheim how to make Party Poppers for your New Year’s Eve Party!  It is super easy, fun and basically free.  Hey, my three favorite things!!

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Sugar Cookie Tower DIY

  I made a little video showing you how to make a Cookie Tower!  I used the recipe from Alison’s Cooking Show, but you can also find one HERE from Bake at 350.  I found the graduated cookie cutter set at Home Goods, but just look for any graduated set.  Circles and Stars would still […]

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