By Karen Riley on March 6, 2012
What happens when you receive a donation of 200 cardboard egg trays and have a date with just as many first graders? You come up with a project fast – and one that is cute, quick and easy. Voila, the French egg tray memo board is born!
By Becky Striepe on December 21, 2011
We recently got a question from a reader who manufactures upholstery and was looking for fabric recycling options for off cuts and other fabric scraps that they couldn’t sell. It was a good question, and one that applies to crafters just as much as folks who work with fabric on a larger scale, so I thought I’d share a few resources here for fabric recycling and reuse.
By Becky Striepe on November 28, 2011
I recently got a big map in a Sierra Club mailer, and it just seemed too pretty to toss. While looking around for ideas, I found so many awesome ways to reuse old maps!
By Becky Striepe on August 3, 2011
What do you get when you combine inexpensive, IKEA table legs with a scavenged wood pallet? A super sweet desk, complete with storage!