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5 Easy DIYs Using Surprisingly Basic Supplies

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    When it comes to DIY, we want the process to be simple, colorful, and fun. We also don't want to buy an expensive list of supplies — yet, we still want a polished and professional end product. Yes, it's a lot to ask for.

    So, we found five decorative projects from our favorite how-to sites that only require accessible supplies, but still elicit that "you MADE that?" effect from your friends. We guarantee you'll never look at a straw or painter's tape without thinking of the possibilities again.

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