Honest Review: Fin Super Multi-function Lubricant

Fin Super

If you follow my blog, you know I’m a proponent of frugality and finding great deals. To me, frugality doesn’t mean spending no money at all; it means being choosy about how you spend your money. Quality over quantity. It makes sense to me to spend a few dollars to maintain items rather than having to replace them when they bite the bullet. Enter: my review of Fin Super. I put this multi-function lubricant to the test on some household gadgets that I use all the time. Keep on reading for my honest review.

Full disclosure: This product was given to me in exchange for an honest review. This blog post is not sponsored.

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DIY No-Sew Fabric Bunting

If you’re someone who sews, let me say right off the bat, KUDOS. My experience with sewing is limited to ninth grade Home Ec class. Picture me: braces, velour t-shirt, and eager to shine in the eyes of my teacher. Sitting awkwardly in front of a hot, humming sewing machine, raising my hand for the umpteenth time because my needle got snagged up again. Now picture Mrs Webber looking exasperated because she already showed me how to fix it…umpteen times. Needless to say, I’ve never fancied myself a seamstress. When I came across From Faye‘s tutorial for no-sew bunting, I was excited to try it for myself.

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DIY Mini House Shelves UNDER $10

I’ve passed by these wooden houses in Dollarama’s craft section for ages. Recently, my Pinterest and YouTube have been flooded with ideas for minimalist-inspired decor. Although minimalism isn’t really my style, pins like this one show how adorably whimsical those little wooden houses can look in a kid’s room. It inspired me to get crafting! I’m in LOVE with how the final product turned out. If you’re into quick, easy and cheap DIYs, this one’s for you!

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DIY Lampshade Makeover Under $15

When I first moved out of my parents’ house, I inherited a bunch of household items, many of which I’m still using today. Among those items was this lamp:

  

Although it served me well for years, it’s safe to say it’s out of style at this point. That being said, it still functions perfectly, so, rather than get rid of it, I’m giving it a facelift! You might be surprised at how easy and inexpensive it is to DIY a fresh, new lampshade cover.

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