Introduction: Easy to Do - Recycle CD As Coaster, Wall Hanging and Fridge Magnets

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Most of us have lots of waste CD's lying around at our home. You can use it to create a wonderful and colorful crafts for various purpose.

Here we can see the recycled CD crafts as Coasters, Wall hangings and Fridge Magnets.

Step 1: Materials & Tools Used

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  • Waste CD
  • Coir Rope
  • Glue
  • Black Marker
  • Paint - Water color / Fabric paint / Oil paint


  • Scissors

Step 2: Coir Over the CD

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  • Take a CD and apply glue from the center to outwards
  • Roll the coir rope over the glue and use marker to press the coir
  • Continue rolling the Coir rope until CD ends
  • Cut the rope and apply more glue at the ends
  • Make more coasters as you need

Step 3: Coloring the Coir

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  • Draw your desired shapes as outline over the coir with marker
  • Color it with your favorites and apply twice
  • We can use Oil paint, Spray paint, Water color or Fabric paint of your choice
  • Let it dry
  • Use varnish in case you applied water color to make it water resistant coaster

Step 4: Colorful Decor

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  • Use it as Wall hangings, Coaster and Fridge Magnets

Kids can also do it as it is simple to make.

Colorful Handmade multipurpose CD crafts is ready now.

Step 5:

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Recycle CD.Try it and Enjoy!!!!

Vote me if you like it. Thank you.


RakeshM1 (author)2015-02-06

Great Idea...

Abigail02 (author)2014-07-01

Great way to use old CDs! Thanks for this!!!

antoniraj (author)2014-07-01

nice work...

This is such a good idea! I love the designs you drew on them, they really remind me of traditional Hungarian lace and embroidery patterns! So pretty!

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