From bread box to charging station. Convert a bread box into a charging station for small electronic devices. Just drill a hole in the back, insert a rubber grommet, and thread the power-strip cord through.
Pin for Later: 70 Thrifty Gifts Any Mom Would Love Flavored Salts Flavored salts make a great gift for the foodie who loves to cook. It's easy to make roasted garlic, meyer lemon, and shiitake mushroom salts.
Bath Fizzies-MATERIALS cup citric acid 1 cup baking soda cup cornstarch cup organic cane sugar About 6 drops food coloring 10 to 15 drops essential oil(s) Special equipment: travel-size spray bottle, plastic pipette, silicone ice-cube tray, storage jars
Sweet Deck of Cards If you're a sucker for sentimental gifts, tug at your loved one's heart strings not once but 52 (!) times with this clever reuse of a deck of cards. Get the tutorial at Nature's Heirloom
Since your wedding is all about you, show gratitude to your favorite group of girls afterward with beautiful gifts they will actually use — and ones that barely cost a thing. DIY presents! Go crazy with these colorful hand-dotted tumblers.