Laundry Room Coin Collector

Eliza of Eliza K tells us, “One of my New Years resolutions for 2013 was to focus more on Reducing and Reusing as opposed to Recycling.  I decided to start this year off with a simple project that incorporates my goals and takes care of a need around the house.”  For this project, Eliza avoided a trip to the store by using an empty can that she already had around the house.

Eliza K container before

Eliza was planning to use the can to catch the coins that gather in her laundry room, but she wanted to make it a little more visually appealing.  She did something really simple and smart:  wrapped raffia twine all around the container.  Now, the can that could have been trash has a natural appeal with interesting, organic texture.

Eliza K container after

You can read more about how Eliza completed this project at Eliza K.

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One thought on “Laundry Room Coin Collector

  1. Congratulations on your first recycling project. I believe that everyone should learn how to recycle. The world has too much garbage to bare and I think it’s time to help her out. Keep it up!

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