Tag: upcycle

DIY Halloween Decor ~ 2×4 Pumpkins

Posted October 12, 2016 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 0 Comments
DIY Halloween Decor ~ 2×4 Pumpkins

  There is just something magical about crisp, cool morning air, isn’t there? The smell of fall is so very delightful! I especially love this time of year for quick and easy DIY projects like this one. I think my man has hung on to every scrap piece of wood he’s encountered in the last […]

Everything’s Coming Up Daisies!

Posted March 8, 2016 by Monique in Paper Crafting / 0 Comments
Everything’s Coming Up Daisies!

Crafting with paper towel rolls or tubes seems to be popular lately so we saved a few in the hopes of coming up with an idea of what to do with them. Sure enough an idea to create daisies came to mind. When flattened and cut, the tubes look like flower petals as well as […]

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 […]