Categories: “New Life” posts reflect up-cycled projects while “New Purpose” lables are for re-purposed projects.
Category Archives: New Life for T-Shirts
Another of my gifts this past Christmas was designed around an old t-shirt and a pair of discarded jeans. My son happens to like cars. He is always aware of them as he is traveling down the road, and he … Continue reading
I know that it may seem somewhat behind hand to blog about gift packaging after Christmas is over, but I promised that I would show you what I had been doing during December that I was too busy to blog … Continue reading
Puppets are not the first thing that most people think of when they are considering back-to-school supplies, but they can be very useful educational tools. In addition to helping children learn the basics of reading and writing, they can be … Continue reading
Accessories are some of the easiest things to make from all the containers, bags, lids, plastic rings, and cast-off clothing so abundant in our society. The Internet (my blog included) is full of ideas for making jewelery, belts, scarves, purses, … Continue reading
Not too long ago, I stumbled upon a tutorial for making play doughnuts for children from socks. The individual who had made them had bought new socks since she was making them as a gift for a child in her … Continue reading
For me, finding a free way to do something is normally a matter of looking around to see what I have on hand that might be pressed into service. In this case, my first two attempts to make an inexpensive … Continue reading