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12 Thrifty Trash to Treasure Crafts
We asked our Facebook fans, "How do you use up yarn scraps?" Thanks to our readers, we have 38 Ways to Use Up Yarn Scraps so you can better organize your yarn stash and find great suggestions from crafters just like you on how to get the most for your money!
Reuse an old plastic bottle and turn it into useful bathroom storage. This Plastic Bottle Bathroom Storage project is perfect for holding makeup, toothbrushes, or cotton balls. It doesn't take up any space on the counter so it's great for small spaces.
These awesome "trash to treasure" crafts are a great way to create something new by reusing something old. Turn antique finds into new elaborate centerpieces, craft jewelry with bread tags, and make bracelets from water bottles!
You've saved them for one reason or another...and now it's time to put those toilet paper rolls to use! With this collection of 27 Uses for Toilet Paper Rolls, you're sure to find something fun and decorative to do with those plastic tubes!
Time to empty that recycle bin...right into your craft room! With our amazing collection of 674 Recycled Crafts, you'll find hundreds of uses for Mason jars, toilet paper rolls, egg cartons, paper plates, and even old sweaters!
Take an old tee shirt and transform it into this awesome fringe scarf. By following the guidelines in this How to Make a Tee Shirt Fringe Scarf tutorial, you'll learn how to make your very own accent scarf in any color of the rainbow!
If you're wracking your brain for party favor ideas or searching for tiny present packages, collect a few pretty ads to construct these Repurposed Magazine Gift Bags by Melony Bradley. They're perfect for gifting artisan candies or jewelry.
This Recycled Magazine Floral Wreath is a great way to use up all those old magazines. Get your home ready for spring cleaning (and decorating!) with this fun and easy paper craft project. Crafting with magazines is also a great way to celebrate Earth Day with your family...so gather everyone together and round up all those old magazines and get ready to create something beautiful and fun!
Did you spill coffee on your favorite white tee shirt? Don't toss it! With these Coffee Stained Roses, you can transform stained tee shirts into new wearable accessories. Old tee shirt crafts like this are great for cleaning out your closet and building your accessory collection.
Don't throw out your old magazines, do some green crafting with them. Having a lot of patience and time you can create this amazing-looking multi-looped gift bow. Magazines have never been so crafty until now.
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