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DIY Chalkboard Paint and Wall Decor

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Did you know you can make your own chalkboard paint by mixing two things you probably already have around the house? And in three easy steps, you can transform a drab wall into a canvas with unlimited potential! Learn how to make your own chalkboard paint—and never again scold the kids for drawing on the walls.

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DIY Chalkboard Calendar

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This easy to make calendar is so fun it will make you want to keep track of the days better! It is colorful and fresh and you can customize it anyway you want!

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DIY Chalk Painted Candle Holders

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A tutorial on how to transform old mismatched thrift store candle holders into beautiful more uniform decor! I needed something else to adorn my entryway table, and I made cheap candle holders over to liven my decor.

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{Simple & Cheap} DIY CHALK PAINT Recipe & Project

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If you have been on Pinterest sometime in the last year, you’ve probably heard of chalk paint. It’s popular for its ease of use and unique chalky finish that seems to make almost anything look good painted. No more worries about paint lines and weird sticky spots on your painted surfaces. Its pretty awesome! However, if you look online to …

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DIY Chalkboard Sandwich Board

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I love sharing the creative pursuits of my talented friends, so I’m delighted to feature this giant chalkboard sandwich board made my housemate, Jessica, a grassroots community organizer in East Oakland. When she heard that her organization had budgeted $200 to drop on a sandwich board, she said, “That money would be better spent providing healthier food for community events; …

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DIY Chalkboard Lettering

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These professional-looking chalkboard letters are so simple! All you need is a piece of paper, chalk, and a pointy object. It may seem like magic, but no wizardry skills required. Head over to Saturday Crafternoons to find out how.

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11 DIY Chalk Paint Recipes and Ideas

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Try these chalk paint techniques as a cheap home accent to use trendy paint schemes for painting furniture.  You’ll love the painting techniques for tables, chairs, frames, dressers, glass or even fabric.  Using these techniques takes furniture from drab to fab, and the best part is that they are quite easy to apply! We’ve taken away all the guess work on how to …

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DIY Chalkboard Window Upcycle

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Easy to follow directions on how to turn a fabric print into a chalkboard “window” for your home. I share my homemade chalk paint recipe & how I turned a dated thrift store find into a new chalkboard wall hanging.

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DIY chalkboard label mason jars

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I made these DIY chalkboard label mason jars after finding these lovely chalkboard labels at staples the other day. I am a sucker for painted mason jars, so I love how these turned out! You can see the full post here: http://www.lizmarieblog.com/2012/11/diy-chalkboard-label-mason-jars/ Find me on facebook so we can chat 🙂 http://www.facebook.com/lizmarieblog

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DIY Chalkboard Wrapping Paper

DIY Chalkboard Wrapping Paper

Is there anything you can’t do with chalkboard paint?! Check out this great idea for making your own wrapping paper with butcher paper and roll-on chalkboard paint. It looks cool and you don’t even need a gift tag, you can just write directly on the paper! View This Tutorial

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