Creative DIY Piggy Banks and Others For Kids

Have fun while you and you kids are saving money with these piggy banks. You can do this with kids, for them to learn how to be resourceful while saving their money. These piggy banks were made from plastic bottles, milk boxes and mason jars.

Bottle Bank

Look at this cute orange piggy bank. It’s just made from a bottle of bleach covered in construction papers. See for the steps.

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Lego Crafted Piggy Bank

A lego piggy bank? Yeah you can make a piggy bank made out of the pieces of lego. Just form the shape of the pig like this and leave a space at the top where you will shoot your money.

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Piggy Banks from Plastic Bottles

If you have plastic soda bottles at home, you can use this to make your own piggy bank. Even kids were able to do this because this is so easy. You can paint different faces of animals that you want to on the bottle. Source and instructions

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Mason Jar Superhero Banks

If your boys like superheroes you can give him this superhero bank. You can make your own version of these, you can put your favorite superhero logo on it. Source & instructions

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Turtle Bank

This turtle bank is so cute and I’m sure that kids will really like this. They can put coins and little toys inside of it, and it floats on water too. Source & Tutorial

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Do It Yourself T-shirt Designs

Turn your old t-shirts into a new one. Many of us doesn’t have time for shopping, and we have some old clothes that we didn’t wear anymore because it’s too big, too small or just because you don’t like its style anymore.

Doing DIY stuffs is  one of the great way to save money. You can make summer wear and cool tanks using your old t-shirts.

1. Turn your simple, old t-shirt with these cool shoulder cutouts. In just few easy steps you’ll make this cool shirt. Source & tutorial

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2. If you have an over-sized tee you can turn this into a ripped back tee or a swimsuit cover-up. If you want to know how to do this click —> Source & tutorial

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3. This is another way to make over-sized shirt nice and wearable. Source & tutorial

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4. This is quite easy to make, but this design is unique and beautiful. If you’re interested with this, visit My Laced Up Collar Sleeves. DIY for instructions.


5. Gucci Inspired Cut-out T-shirt — Source & tutorials

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DIY Flip Flops Ideas

I’ve found 8 of the easiest and cutest designs of flip flops that can help you to make your own. If your not satisfied with the design of your slippers and you want to beautify it try these designs that I’ve found. These designs were very easy and you can use cheap and recycled materials on it, but you’ll be comfortable when you wear it. You don’t need to spend a lot of money for these. You’ll see some designs for kids, summer and others.

Knot So Hard Flip Flops

This cute flip flops only takes less than 30 minutes and it’s very easy. There’s no sewing required, you just need to knot and glue it if you want. All you need is a scrap fabric and off course a pair flip flops and you’re ready. Click here for instructions.

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Macramé Sandals

Macramé sandals also doesn’t require sewing, you just need to know how to do square knots but it would be easy for you. You only need to prepare a pair of flip flops, T-shirt yarn  and scissors and you’re set. You can also make your own yarn from your old T-shirts. Click here for instructions.

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Beaded Flip Flops

Summer is the perfect time to wear this beaded flip flops while you’re walking in the beach together with your family. This is very easy and affordable, all you need to prepare are pair of flip flops, ribbon, assorted sizes of beads, shells, hot glue, needle and a thread. Click here for the steps.

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Buttoned Down Flip Flops

This is very easy to do. You’ll have fun while doing thing adorable and colorful flip flops design. Using different colors and sizes of buttons, ribbon and a glue, you can make your own colorful design of this flip flops or what ever design you want. Click here for instructions.

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Ruffled T-Strap

If you want a sandals that can be paired with jeans, skirts and others, this one is perfect for you. This is so cute, it will look great in any colors and in any sizes of its ruffles. Click here for the steps.



Look how these flip flops were decorated, you can make your own flip flops designs too. If you want one of these designs, click here to see and learn how to these.

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DIY Popsicle Stick Frame

After eating popsicle, you can keep its stick after cleaning it for future use. When you already have collected many popsicle sticks, you can create a lot of crafts made out of these, like the popsicle stick frame. You can make many designs like these:

  • Popsicle Stick Frame

This one is simple, easy and can be done even by kids. Watch the video tutorial


  •  Popsicle Stick Button Frame.

    This is almost the same as the first one but the difference is, this frame has buttons pasted on the popsicle sticks. It also has a bible verse written at the bottom of the frame. All you need are buttons, popsicle sticks, glue and a black skinny sharpie. Click here for the steps


  • Puzzle on Popsicle Stick Frame

Using the small pieces of your old puzzles and popsicle sticks, you can create a little Christmas frame. You can use it as a home decor or a picture frame. First, form a square or frame using the popsicle sticks. Then paste the pieces of puzzles to the popsicle stick frame. And if you want, you can paint the whole frame with green and red and put a ribbon at the side.


  • Stenciled Popsicle Stick Frame

This will be more difficult than the others. But this one is more beautiful and artful. You only need to prepare popsicle stick, glitters, mod podge rocks stencils in starlight, spouncer and a hot glue. Click here for the steps


5 DIY Lovely Headband Designs For Girls

This headbands were perfect for little kids and some teens. This is easy to make and has lesser expenses because you don’t need to buy many materials for this.

Ribbon Flower Headband

When I first saw this design of Hilda Hu I already love it. Those three purple flower ribbons are so cute, and I know that your kids will love it too. Click here for materials and steps


Felt Headband With Green Bows

This Hilda Hu’s another piece. The combination of color yellow and green really looks good. You can also combine other colors if you like to. Using felt, white acrylic cabochons, headband, scissors and a glue you can already make a headband like this. Click here for the steps


Braided Headbands With Ribbon

Designed by April Young

Learn how to make a braided headband with ribbons by following the pattern and skill. Once you understand it, it will be easy to you to make the headband faster. This fits to teens and little girls. You only need Satin ribbons, blank headband, glue and scissors to make this headband. Click here for the steps


Ribbon Button Headbands

Little girls will surely like this adorable red ribbon button headband. All you need to prepare is a headband, ribbon, 4-hole button, glue, scissors and a marker. Click here for tutorial


Stretchy Button Headband

Designed by Ashley Stock

So this one is quite different from the first four examples because this one is a stretchy headband. But this one is easier than the other four. You just need to sew the buttons on the headband alternately. Click here for the steps


DIY Ripped Jeans

If you want to have your own style of a ripped jeans, you can do it at home. Because we all know that buying jeans that are already ripped are expensive. If you still have your old pants or jeans that still fits your size, you can use it for less expenses.



1. Choose a pair of jeans that will fit you well.
2. Gather your materials (if you want to create holes or a frayed look)
3. Pick a pot to rip.
4. Spread out the jeans to a flat surface.
5. Start fraying the jeans with sand paper.
6. Loosen the fibers more to create holes.
7. Add holes with the knife and scissors.
8. Use your hands to rip the jeans even further.
9. Reinforce your jeans if you wish.
10. Wear your ripped jeans.

To see more go to How To Rip Your Own Jeans



For someone who doesn’t like ripped jeans like the firs one, you can have the ripped knee jeans. It only has a ripped on the knee part of the jeans. Most of the girls wear this jeans.


1. Hold the jeans against your body and note where the knee sits.
2. Double check if you have the right point by folding the jeans in half from the cuff to the waist band.
3. Where the jean creases is where your knee sits in the jeans, and this will be where you want to make the ripped incisions. Use your finger to press along the crease so that it leaves a visible line to guide your incision.
4. Place the piece of thick cardboard inside the jeans down to the crease point to protect the back of your jeans when you are cutting the front.
5. Use a Stanley knife to cut along the crease. Start at the center and cut 1-2 inches to the left and cut the same distance to the right.
6. Place one hand above and your other hand below the incision, and gently pull the rip open to separate the fabric and check that the incision is even.
7. Repeat on the second leg.


To see more go to STYLECASTER

Button Craft Ideas – DIY

This is an easier and more creative way to make a gift or to have a beautiful home decor. Using loose buttons you can produce or create new products that can be used for your own business. These are made from the loose buttons from your clothes.These are some of the products you may use.



1. Felt Button Butterfly Craft

This will be a nice gift for your girl friends, easy and fast to make. Using different colors and size of buttons you can make different shapes like butterfly, bats, flowers and others.

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2. Button Letter

You can use this as a room decor. You can make different letters or the initials of your name and paste it on the wall. All you need to have are wooden letter, paint and different sizes and colors of buttons. Instructions here



3. Button Flower Decorations 

This is how to make kid’s room more beautiful, specially for girls. You only need buttons and a glue. Here is the video tutorial

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4. T-shirt Button Decor

Turn your plain shirts into a colorful one. This outfits is good for kids. You can use a sewing machine when doing this, but it’s better if you do it manually. Here are the directions