Pretty Things from Garbage

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“I like to use up every bit of “otherwise-trash” that I possibly can,” confesses Gwen on her blog, You Can Call Me Gwen. She goes on to explain, “This project uses plastic water bottle caps, small pieces of fabric, and leftover bits of embroidery thread and ribbon which may otherwise have been part of a landfill.”

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Rag Wreath for Fall

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Melanie from Find It Make It Love It shared this cute rag wreath for Fall at The Ribbon Retreat. You can make one like it with fabric scraps from your stash.

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A Homemade Father’s Day Gift

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Need a fun craft to keep the kids busy this week and help them get ready for Father’s Day? Pauline used a former soup can as the base for this fun idea that she shared at Club Chica Circle.

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Scrappy Ornaments

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Amanda from Bullfrogs and Bulldogs shared a great way to turn crafting scraps into pretty Christmas ornaments.  It’s the perfect way to use pretty leftovers from sewing, papercrafting, and other projects.

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