December 28th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
When I saw a tutorial for fabric-covered picture frames in the copy of Girls' Night In that my tween was flipping through, I snatched it out of her hands (don't worry--she's used it it!) and took it as my immediate excuse to stop cleaning the house and refinish a picture frame right that second
December 21st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
A great way to have an eco-friendly Hanukkah is to make your decorations from stuff that you'd otherwise throw away, especially when there are so many really cool Hanukkah crafts that you can make from recycled materials.
December 7th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
The holiday-themed Starbucks coffee sleeves are especially festive this year, so I slipped them off of all of our coffee cups and upcycled them into gift toppers
November 30th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Let's have a very merry upcycled Christmas!
November 23rd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
I know that this former grocery store standard is happily being phased out in many areas, but if you've still got a stash under your sink, then check out some of these brown paper bag crafts and get it cleared out before Christmas!
November 21st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
A brown paper bag journal is quick, easy, and makes a great writing and drawing surface! Grab a bag from the recycle bin and follow the easy instructions
November 9th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Even if you're careful and eco-conscious, every now and then you probably use a disposable coffee cup. Don't throw it out! Try these disposable coffee cup crafts instead
November 7th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
If you like the look of the teacup candle, but don't necessarily want to put forth the time and effort to make one, then let me talk you out of that and into the just as pretty, but MUCH simpler, alternate: the teacup candle holder
November 4th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
My kids and I are pretty into this craft book series from Quarto, the most recent of which (still in [&hellip
October 24th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Save some cash and reduce your impact this Thanksgiving with these recycled Thanksgiving crafts!
October 21st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Y'all know we LOVE our toilet paper tube crafts here at CAGW!
October 19th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
These reusable, DIY chalkboard gift tags came together in just minutes, from the scraps leftover from making my latest batch of album cover bookmarks.
October 14th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
So you've found a favorite project to upcycle that unplayable vinyl record. You still need ways to reuse that album cover, right? What should you do
October 12th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
If you need something a lot sturdier than plain paper, but you still want to craft with some upcycled materials, then this cardboard record album cover and duct tape bookmark is for you!
October 5th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
There are tons of super cute ways to recycle a vinyl record. Read on to find your next favorite project!
October 3rd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
You're going to have the coolest school supplies on the planet when you make yourself an upcycled folder from a cardboard record album cover
September 21st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Check out all of the awesome stuff that you can make with plarn, including how to make plastic yarn in the first place.
September 19th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
The news reports always make it sound desperately exotic--Sleeping mats! Out of plastic bags!--but the truth is that it's totally do-able.
September 16th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Celebrate the change in seasons AND divert some trash from the waste stream with these great recycled crafts for autumn
September 7th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
You can make just about anything into a magnet, and I'm going to prove it to you!
September 2nd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
My kids and I love big boxes!
August 26th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Whether you're making some of your kid's school supplies from scratch, or you'd just like to personalize them, these DIY school supplies will make going back to school a lot more fun!