Instructables: exploring - living - green - recycled - repurposed Sat, 18 Apr 2015 18:14:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 Recycled 2x4's from 1930's bank
Recycled 2x4's from 1930's bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> niall mc I got this lumber for eight dollars, the person I got it from told me it came a bank built in the thirties. The raw material After hitting two nail's with my planer, I finally got the lumber clean and smooth.I took very little off the top layer to keep the patina. Clamping a different edge fo...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:35:20 PDT
Easy Upcycled Wrapping
Easy Upcycled Wrapping - More DIY How To Projects]]> alannarosewhitney For small gifts there is often no need to purchase wrapping paper - you can upcycle scrap materials from around your home to beautifully package presents for Christmas, birthdays or other occasions. Upcycled wrapping is great - not only because it saves you money and helps to reduce waste but it al...
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Mon, 25 Nov 2013 10:01:28 PST
Hat & Broom for the Eco-Friendly Witch
Hat & Broom for the Eco-Friendly Witch - More DIY How To Projects]]> Very Interesting Be green on Halloween, with some old jeans. Materials Witch Hat3 jean pant legs1 yard (or more) of trim10 used plastic bags, or any other recycled material for stuffing1 yard of black felt scraps18" diameter circle from left over cardboard, or foamboardOptional Embellishments1 zipper pull1 pipe c...
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Wed, 4 Nov 2009 15:32:10 PST
Altoids Advent calendar
Altoids Advent calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> sassycrafter This time of year, kids can hardly wait for the man in the red suit to bring toys to all good girls and boys. One way to help kids count the days is with an Advent calendar. But why settle for an old-fashioned paper one? Make a 3-D sculpture that can hold a small surprise for every day between now a...
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Fri, 12 Dec 2008 13:53:16 PST