upcycle crafts

Mongram Cork Earrings

 Did you know that wine corks can be sliced into disks, painted, inked and stamped to create beautiful custom jewelry.  Not only are these monogram stamped earrings stylish and eco friendly, but they are light as a feather.  The customization possibilities are infinite!  Follow the steps below to make your own, or use the same process […]

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50 Plus Best DIY Upcycled Clothing Tutorials to make @savedbyloves

Before you haul that pile of old clothes off to Goodwill, you may want to check out this collection of 50+ awesome upcycled clothing tutorials! Up the style of your wardrobe with some simple and inexpensive creative ideas to refashion those old clothes. Did we miss your favorite? Let us know. We love a good […]

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Paint Chip Dollar Store Spring Mirror #Sizzix @savedbyloves

    Today I am excited to share with you a project I came up with while playing with my new Sizzix dies.  This spring themed mirror is made using a dollar store mirror, an old photo mat and paint swatches.  Add a little die cut magic and it doesn’t take expensive materials to easily […]

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50+ Things to Make from Toilet Paper rolls at savedbylovecreations.com #crafts #DIY #papercrafts

This is another one of those “You seriously made that from empty toilet paper rolls?” kind of round-ups.  All of the metal filigree projects blow my mind.  You will also find plenty of holiday decor ideas, from bats and mummies to Christmas tree stars.  There is even jewelry.  If you are anything like me, you […]

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Mason Jar Solar Lights

Check out these beautiful DIY Mason Jar solar lights from Free People.  There is plenty of summer left to make these, and they can replace my dollar tree patriotic solar lights that still line the sidewalk from the 4th of July.  Genius.

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Mason Jar Luminary or Vase

Need a great upcycle project for a centerpiece?  This polka dot mason jar vase from Bolevard Pink will add a splash of color and style to any occassion.  Head over for the simple DIY involving a masking techique.  Most will have everything on hand to make one of these.  Put a candle or LED votive […]

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