DIY Tie On Tutu Tutorial from Grosgrain here. There are lots of tutorials for tie on tutus, but this one was so thorough and the finished tutu is so pretty. This would be so fun for dress up or Halloween. *Tulle can run as low as $1 a yard on sale.
DIY Spray Painted and Dipped Plastic Animals Tutorial from Honest to Nod here. The bull with drizzled blue paint on it reminds me of the photograph in the Top Photo where artist Doug Pederson took Dollar Store Animals and melted crayons over them (more images here). Bottom Photo: DIY by Honest to Nod. *For lots more altered Dollar Store plastic animals go here: truebluemeandyou.tumblr.com/tagged/plastic-toys