By Becky Striepe on December 3, 2012
There’s something romantic about vintage suitcases, isn’t there? Who knows where they’ve traveled, and they always make me think of old-timey rail travel or taking a trip on an airplane when that was still a special way to travel.
By Becky Striepe on July 27, 2012
Did you know that most store-bought glitter was made from plastic? Sure, it looks all metallic and shiny, but really a shaker of glitter is just a bottle full of teeny tiny pieces of plastic. Bummer, right?
Don’t worry, my shiny crafty friends! It’s not too difficult to make your own glitter – in custom colors! – with just a few kitchen ingredients.
By Becky Striepe on March 9, 2012
Reusing before recycling is always the best way to go. Luckily, there are all sorts of fun, crafty ways to reuse empty soda cans! Here are some of our faves.
By Becky Striepe on December 28, 2011
Vintage neckties are versatile for crafting – there are so many ways you can reuse them! You can work with the tie’s natural shape, totally take it apart and reconstruct it into something new, or use a bunch of neckties for bigger projects.
By Becky Striepe on December 12, 2011
It is officially sweater season, but what do you do when your sweater stash runneth over?