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Making Crafty Fridge Magnets Food comes in all kinds of shapes, sizes, and packages. Your kitchen cabinets, pantry drawers, and refrigerator shelves are already filled with marvelous little boxes and baggies of goodies. Some of these are cultural icons , others are silly modern wonders of neo-retro design. You may even have your own little collection of interesting little containers in the form of left-over little boxes of candy from Halloween. What can you do with all these things?

Newspaper basket Last night's project, a basket made from old newspaper. After seeing this post at CraftStylish, I was inspired to try one. Maybe I'll keep books and remote controls in it. 1. I cut the folded edge off a couple sections of newspaper and then cut those pages in half lengthwise. I used about 20 pages for this basket (about 40 strips). sewing 101: recycled paper basket Thanks to a few recent online purchases, I had an enormous pile of long brown packing paper strips in my studio. I couldn’t bear to just recycle it; it seemed to have so much crafty potential. So tasked with the challenge of creating a project to help get organized for the new year, I decided to turn that pile of paper into a woven basket. Folded into strips and edged with stitching, the paper took on a whole new quality that calls to mind upholstery webbing or even leather.

15 DIY crafts to make right now It's cold, it's raining and quite frankly, it's utterly miserable outside at the moment. So stay in! But then it hits you. Green Nest: Recycled paper baskets bring functionality with sustainability By now we all have understood the importance of recycling in today’s world. Recycling is a major issue which is not only beneficial for Mother Earth but is also a major concern for both the general public as well as the economy. Recycling paper is one such major effort which can contribute to save forests, energy and also save our valuable natural resources. Paper is one such thing which is required for anything and everything and is an integral part of our day to day life. Recycled paper is given many forms and also paves your home with a new look. Plumbing Furniture: 12 DIY Fixtures Made of Pipes & Fittings No, the other kind of plumbing fixtures – you know: lights, coat racks and the like.?Faucets, sinks, toilets and showers are usually all we see of our household plumbing – end caps to an incredible network of hidden tubes and joints that supply us with water every day (and then drain it away again). Made to bend, twist and yet stand the test of time, plumbing pipes and fittings are just begging to be made into other kinds of furnishings and fixtures (less utilitarian than those in your bathroom and kitchen walls).

How to make gift bags from newspaper When I bought something at a store recently, the clerk handed me my purchase in a bag made from a newspaper. I liked it very much and had to make some more—thus today's DIY recycled newspaper project: gift bags made from the Wall Street Journal. You can vary the dimensions, of course, but here's what I used to create a bag that's 5" tall, 4.5" wide, and 3" deep. Stack two sheets of newspaper on top of each other. This will be a two-ply bag for extra sturdiness. Cut out a rectangle that's 15.5" wide and 8.25" tall.

DIY Faux Curled Rosewood Wreath {Made From Rolled Recycled Book Pages} I have seen various versions of Faux Rosewood Wreaths in just about every store and catalog for the upcoming season; most with a price tag running upwards of $40 or more. Some are crafted of paper and other of real wood shavings. Last year I made a few rolled flower gift toppers from recycled book pages and they remind me so much of the curled wood roses I thought they would make a good substitute. {with a much lower price tag} Materials Needed:Foam Wreath FormRecycled Book PagesLots of Hot GlueRibbon to Hang 18 Incredibly Easy DIY Tutorials To Make Wonderful Home Decor You That Must Try If you are willing to change something in your home decor, but you don’t have big budget, you need to think about adding some interesting decorations which will be focal point in your interior design, and will add fresh and pleasant feeling. But if you don’t want to spend a big amount of money for buying some decorations, you can opt for DIY decorations. In the following collection you will see 18 Incredibly Easy DIY Tutorials To Make Wonderful Home Decor You That Must Try. Here we are presenting you various tutorials how to make interesting home decoration with just a little money and a little creativity.

Handspun Recycled Newspaper Yarn Recently a commenter asked what they could do with all the old newspapers they had piling up. With enough time, patience, and newspapers you can create newspaper yarn. From the design studios of Greetje van Tiem and her “Indruk” project she can purportedly spins 20yds of “yarn” from a sheet of old newspaper. The Ultimate DIY Library: 100 Blogs to Help You Build or Make Anything - Top Online Engineering Degree Do-It-Yourself projects appeal to a plethora of demographics, making them an aspect of society that brings together a diverse section of society. Some enjoy the sense of pride that comes with hard work and creativity, others enjoy the challenge and self-improvement aspect of cobbling together their own necessities. Some do it to save money, others appreciate the anti-establishment underpinnings of independence. And, of course, many adherents to the DIY movement stick to any combination of these potential motivations. The following blogs cover many different subsets of the lifestyle – from technology to fashion and almost anything in between.

DIY: Memories In A Jar Give an antique look to a photograph inside a glass jar. You just need to be a black and white photo, fill the jar with oil (preferably olive oil), add some dried flowers or branches and place the photo inside. It will look amazing! Memories in a bottle … Just put a picture inside a glass jar and add objects related to that time. DIY Paper Fruit Basket Yes, you may remember our Easter Basket post. It seemed to be a hit, so much so that we had to create a version two with a summer twist. This basket, again made from a recycled, upcycled paper grocery bag, is a bit taller and without the handle, but could be a template for many other versions. Though it is a natural fit for a fruit basket, this upcycled creation could be used in many ways; a gift basket of cookies, a flower basket, a basket to organize your desk. What a perfect use for your paper grocery bags!

DIY Coat Rack with Photo Frame If you were looking for a way to improve your interior design and to impress guests and friends from the moment they walk in your home, then this webpage is exactly what you need. Turning your French door into a coat rack and photo frame is a bold statement that you embrace the DIY methods and are keen on beautifying your residence. Perfect for entry hallways and a creative medium for photos, making a door hanged on the wall will need the following: an unused French door;a few metal decorative (coat) hooks;a roll of transparent tape;screws;paint remover;a bristled paint brush;a scrubbing brush;a scrapper;steel wool;paper towels;wood stain;paint; Begin with refreshing the door. Apply paint remover with the bristled brush for half an hour and let it rest for another half.

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