Category Archives: New Life for Dress Shirts

UP-CYCLED COSMETIC CASE

As I have been going through all the things that I have saved for up-cycling, I came across a sizable collection of these plastic zippered pouches.  These are great for selective storage! I mean, I wouldn’t store food in them, … Continue reading

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UP-CYCLED BOWL-SHAPED HOT PAD

After a fairly long period of time filled with guests, family events, holidays, and crafting, I have finally found a few minutes to write about some of the things that I have been working on! With Christmas just around the … Continue reading

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DIY E-READER PILLOW

In the book of Ecclesiastes Solomon tells us, “of making many books there is no end”. This is certainly true of our life in the twenty-first century. The market is flooded every day with new books on every possible subject. … Continue reading

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DENIM POTHOLDERS REVISITED

In the midst of preparing meals everyday, two of the most-used items in my kitchen are my potholders. They are seemingly in constant demand at the stove, oven, and table. Sadly, they are also one of the last things to … Continue reading

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CARDBOARD AND DRESS SHIRT NOTE BOARD

Note boards are wonderful tools in the battle against chaos, and they can be made so inexpensively that, if you desire, you can have one in every room of the house! The basic materials needed are cardboard, fabric, craft glue, … Continue reading

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