DIY Maple Leaf Charger Plate | Fall themed Decor | My Dollar Store DIY

Fall Decor: DIY Maple Leaf Charger Plate [My Dollar Store DIY]

I don’t know about you, but come September 1st I am so ready for the fall season, especially now that both boys are back in school – yay! Boots, sweaters, changing leaves and pumpkin everything! I know we are a day shy of the start of September, but it is the last Thursday of the month which means it’s time for another post in the My Dollar Store DIY Series. Today… it’s all about Fall and I going to show you how I made this 30 second DIY Maple Leaf Charger Plate. No joke 30 seconds! Continue reading

DIY Simple, Sweet Sayings Gift Tags | This is our Bliss

DIY Simple, ‘Sweet Sayings’ Gift Tags [My Dollar Store DIY]

The last Thursday of the month has crept up on us yet again, which means it’s time for July’s My Dollar Store DIY! Since Christmas in July seems to be an actual thing [plus the craze of the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale!] I’ve got gifting on the brain! A group of us decided to whip up some “simple gifting” ideas this month using Dollar Store supplies in hopes to inspire you to stroll the aisles of your local dollar store to see what a few dollars and a little creativity can do for you!. I’m going to show you how I used few Dollar Tree supplies and a couple materials from my craft stash to create a set of DIY Simple, Sweet Sayings Gift Tags! Continue reading

Festive & Frugal 4th of July | Red, White & Blue Confetti Star Wine Glass | My Dollar Store DIY | www.thisisourbliss.com

Red, White and Blue Confetti Star Wine Glass [My Dollar Store DIY]

Phwew! You’d think it was December over here with all of these posts this week! Today, I’m wrapping up the 4 Days of Festive & Frugal 4th of July Ideas and rounding out the week with this month’s My Dollar Store DIY project! I’ve got a fun and simple way to add some pizzazz to your wine glass for the weekend’s Fourth of July festivities! This Red, White and Blue Confetti Star Wine Glass only takes a few minutes and a few dollars to make. Continue reading

My Dollar Store DIY | All Things Summer | DIY Colorful Pom-Pom Napkin Ring Holders | www.thisisourbliss.com

My Dollar Store DIY | Colorful Pom-Pom Napkin Rings

Hey, hey! The last Thursday of the month is here which means it’s time for another My Dollar Store DIY post! Summer doesn’t officially arrive until later in June, but isn’t Memorial Day weekend the unofficial welcoming of summer after all?! Well I know Summer has been on the brain for awhile around here since school is out this week! Today, we are sharing our “All Things Summer” ideas in hopes to inspire you to make and decorate using supplies from your local dollar store. Continue reading

DIY Faux Succulent-filled Gold Wire Orb | My Dollar Store DIY | This is our Bliss

My Dollar Store DIY | Faux Succulent-Filled Gold Orb

He-llo out there! Yes, it’s been a little bit since you’ve heard from me, but rest easy. Not only am I back with a new post, but today I’m sharing another project in our new monthly My Dollar Store DIY challenge! You can see March’s DIY dollar store project here. Our theme for the month of April is Spring-inspired florals / greenery and of course we are using supplies from our local dollar stores to create it! I know you are going to love the fresh & fabulous ideas that each participant came up with this month, so be sure to stick around to the end to see their projects. Continue reading

DIY Easter Egg Topiary Placecard | This is our Bliss

My Dollar Store DIY | Easter Egg Topiary Placecards


Good morning! I know Spring has been taking it’s sweet little time showing it’s face in Chicagoland, but I am hopeful as we flip the calendar over to April, we can’t be stuck in winter THAT much longer, right?!

Today, I’m kicking off a new series titled, My Dollar Store DIY where a group of bloggers will be sharing creative projects each month using items purchased from their local dollar store! Now, before I get to my tutorial, I want to tell you a little bit about the why behind this series. Continue reading