Paper & Fabric
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This awesome 18 Days Series project for D.I.Y. Origami Box Ornaments comes to us from Samantha Miller of Paper Red Shoes . I love the idea of hanging these for display (like she's done in the photo at the end of this post). D.I.Y. Origami Box Ornaments by Samantha Miller
Want a cute, simple decoration that you can make in minutes?
In gift wrap emergencies when you've got the present but need some wrapping, here's an idea for turning a magazine page into a bow.
origami paper wreath Here is a fun way to make use of leftover paper, gift wrap scraps or this year’s old calendar pages, while also getting into the holiday spirit – make an origami paper wreath! With just a few folds it’s really simple and fun.
I’m taking the downtime after the holidays to start thinking about next year’s holiday. Seriously. I hope that if I put a little pre-planning in now I’ll have a smooth sailing Christmas next year. BROWN PAPER PACKAGES at make something
Kitty Hat from old sweater October 5th, 2012
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Shirt Cuff Wallet Just wanted to share the upcycled wallet I made earlier this week. I was using some of the fabric from an old button-down shirt for other projects, and the odds and ends (cuffs, collar, buttons) always tend to be the hardest bits of clothing to recycle. I had been wanting a wallet upgrade - just a simple, good-looking outer shell with a cash pocket, to hold a photo sleeve / card holder I already had.
TEN minutes to make this...no kidding. pillowcase apron
Recycling Neckties Every time I go to the thrift store, I can't help but walk down the aisles full of neckties and think about all of the possibilities for transforming them into something new.