Tag: recycle


DIY Mini Project: Trick Up My Sleeve Coin Purse

Posted March 4, 2013 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 1 Comment
DIY Mini Project: Trick Up My Sleeve Coin Purse

Trips to the beach are pretty much non-existent here in the desert southwest, but there is still a need to travel light and this upcycled menswear shirt cuff is just the ticket! by Camilli Fabbri For trips to the beach I don’t like packing my heavy leather wallet – filled with extra things I don’t […]



Monday Mini Project: Paperback Christmas Tree

Posted November 26, 2012 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 4 Comments
Monday Mini Project: Paperback Christmas Tree

HOW TO: MAKE A PAPERBACK CHRISTMAS TREE How To: Make A Paperback Christmas Tree is brought to you this week by kaylaaimee.com. Please be sure to visit her site for lots of great scrapbooking ideas. A paperback book – you can use one you already own or pick up an old holiday themed book at a […]


Monday Mini Project: Upcycled 3-Ring Binder

Posted August 27, 2012 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 1 Comment
Monday Mini Project: Upcycled 3-Ring Binder

Ordinary 3-ring binders are pretty boring. Hmmm. White, black, grey. . .okay, there are other choices for a few dollars more, but why not recycle one from the office? Or dig out that icky one with stray pen marks, splashes of who knows what, and turn it into something unique and spectacular. Suit your mood […]


Monday Mini Project: Nautical Rope Vase

Posted June 11, 2012 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 2 Comments
Monday Mini Project: Nautical Rope Vase

DIY | Nautical Rope Vase Today’s Monday Mini Project is brought to you by Krista A. Jones. I like the flexibility offered by this project. Don’t happen to have a coffee can? How about a soup can, a tuna can, an Alpo can? Don’t have rope, how about pretty yarn, maybe some lace or ribbon. It […]