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Hanging Pockets - CD Wallet and Cardboard Box Upcycle

Fancy a 30 minute craft which will help solving storage and organisational problems and can make a pretty gift…?

I was clearing out the horror that is our kitchen drawers recently, and wondering how to we can keep all the many flashcards I’ve made to help the children with their reading & spellings, when inspiration struck – in the form of the modest CD wallet! 297 more words

Upcycled Or Repurposed

Sunshine State

I live in Florida. Yes, I like it. Yes, there are lots of vacationers, elderly, it’s like a sauna in the summer, everyone here is from somewhere else, and the traffic sucks. 167 more words


From "dragon ass" to spreading my wings in "dragonfly"

Anyone who is blessed enough to live in the land of four seasons, knows there comes a time when we got to admit, we’re tired of white and wet stuff that looks a lot like snow. 61 more words


Used a vintage stamping set and repurposed some filters to make labels for my work

Some of our shabby chic upcycled furniture

Here are a few examples of items of furniture myself, and my daughter have upcycled:

Art And Crafts

Bead Wrapped Silverware Wind Chimes

I love manipulating silverware with my propane torch and pliers, but for these pieces, I opted for a different approach. The handles are narrow and thick, solid steel, so they wouldn’t have bent or twisted in any attractive way. 22 more words