Categories: “New Life” posts reflect up-cycled projects while “New Purpose” lables are for re-purposed projects.
Tag Archives: Up-cycled gifts
Another long silence. I know. I am sorry to those who are interested in seeing more postings on my latest crafting. Truth is, I am sharing a computer with another family member right now and since this blog is a … Continue reading
It is finally time for me to display what I have been working on since my last posting. We have had a lot of family in so far this summer, but in between company and house-hunting, I have been working … Continue reading
Since I try to make our clothing budget stretch as far as I can, I am often called upon to repair garments to make them last longer. This has meant patching numerous socks, and this chore recently led me to … Continue reading
I don’t have a great deal of time to post this week so I thought I would show some of the things that we have crafted this year using re-claimed yarn from old sweaters. In the past I have made … Continue reading
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
Ever since I saw Stacy Vaughn’s travel checker game made using an old DVD case, I have wanted to try my hand at something similar. This past Christmas, I had my opportunity! I wanted to make a Christmas gift for … Continue reading