Categories: “New Life” posts reflect up-cycled projects while “New Purpose” lables are for re-purposed projects.
Tag Archives: Christmas crafts
Yes, it is yet another plastic lid project! If you have ever had the joy of discovering a new way to use something that you were going to throw-away, then you have experienced at least half of my joy in … Continue reading
OK. I promised I would explain how to make the wonderfully sturdy salt container into something that can be reused over and over again either as a gift box or as a storage canister. The first step is to measure … Continue reading
When you are looking at boxes as possibilities for permanent gift packaging, don’t overlook things like these salt and oats containers. These make great gift boxes for things like travel mugs and scarves. The oat container in this photo already … Continue reading
Yes, I did make a few more gift boxes for the Christmas season. I keep a sharp lookout throughout the year for good boxes to make into gift boxes. Some of these I use for birthday boxes, but most of … 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
If you have enjoyed the revival of interest in crocheting and knitting like I have, you have probably seen shawl pins being sold alongside the yarn goods in your favorite craft store or magazine. If you have not seen them, … Continue reading