Category Archives: Recycle it

Egg Carton Flower Mirror



  • 12-cup egg cartons (you’ll need 5 cartons to make a small mirror or 12 to make a large mirror)
  • Hot-glue gun and hot-glue sticks
  • Mirror tile or small mirror (frame removed)
  • 3mm MDF


Click HERE for the instructions

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Posted by on January 22, 2015 in $ave it, Around the house, Art, Crafts, Gift it, Recycle it, Sell it


Weave a Zipper Purse

Michele's zipper bagSupplies

  • Coats All Purpose Zippers, 7”,  14 zippers in a variety of colors
  • Coats All Purpose Zippers, 22”  7 zippers for horizontal strips and handles
  • Hot glue
  • Scissors
  • Straight pins

Click HERE for the instuctions


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Posted by on January 21, 2015 in Crafts, Fun, Gift it, Recycle it, Sell it, Sewing


Cookbook Holder Hack



Can Bird Feeder

Can’t wait for spring? Me neither!

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Click HERE for the article and instructions


Dresser Drawer to Raised Storage Bin

Cute! Use a different style leg and darker paint for a boy’s room – match your current decor.


Click HERE for the how to


Hot Air Balloon Mobile

I have a single pink and white paper hot air balloon that sits on my desk at work that I made for Valentine’s Day – It was a little difficult, but the paper clips helped a lot. I also used coffee stirrers between the ‘basket’ and the balloon – so my balloon stands up nicely. Don’t be afraid to try this one!


Click HERE for the template link and instructions


Tattered Heart Pillow

Love the subtle one color texture of this – or go BOLD and make red hearts on the pale background!


Check out the how to HERE


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