DIY Netted Stone Friendship Bracelets

aquarium-rocks

Daniela at Curly Made enjoys making friendship bracelets.  Here’s a acute version that she came up with.  She suggests upcycling some aquarium stones or using other pretty rocks you’ve collected, to keep the costs low. To make these pretty bracelets, Daniela uses a clipboard to hold onto the waxed cotton cords.  She provides a video {…Read More…}

Heart Charms from Upcycled Cardboard

Piece-of-cereal-box

A cereal box has so much potential once the cereal is gone. It’s made of lightweight cardboard that’s perfect for all kinds of projects. Here’s a cute one from Daniela at Curly Made.

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Wine Cork Necklace

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Daniela blogs at Curly Made.  Her latest creation?  A necklace made from a wine cork!

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Whimsical Squirrel Pins from Scraps

felt fabric scraps

Nicole from The Felted Fox shares a problem that many crafters will be familiar with.  “When I first started to sew, every piece of fabric seemed important.  After each project I would end up with a pile of scrap fabric that I just couldn’t bring myself to throw out,” she says.

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A Fun Craft with Vacation Mementos: Postcard Pendants

The Daily Simple old postcards before

Over at The Daily Simple, Aubrey shares a way to turn old postcards into pretty jewelry.  For this project, she used vintage postcards that she found at an antique store, but you could also use old postcards that you’ve kept from vacations or in your letter boxes.  (If you are like me, you’ve probably got quite a few postcards in a shoebox someplace!)

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Stars of the Silver Screen: a Jewelry Organizer

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April at House by Hoff nabbed an old window screen from the attic of her old home before she moved.  “The house was built in 1921, and I’m fairly certain this screen was original to the house…cool!” April says.

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This Accessory Holder Came Out of the Gutter–Literally!

Plumdoodles gutter screen before

Sheila is so good at rescues, she can pull something from the gutter and give it a successful makeover!  No, seriously, over at Plum Doodles, Sheila has some great ideas for reusing scraps of gutter screen.  This particular project even made use of an old framed mirror, as well.

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Upcycled Jewelry Box

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Amy from Mod Podge Rocks recently scored a sweet little jewelry box at Goodwill.  As soon as she saw it, she thought of the perfect way to give it a fresh new look with some Mod Podge and resin.

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