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How To: A “Happy New Year” Banner from Old Christmas Cards

December 29th, 2011 | by Bonnie Getchell

All of our Christmas decorations are put away, but this stack of Christmas cards stayed on our counter. I always feel guilty about throwing them away--especially the personal, handwritten ones. However, with New Years Eve in mind, I came up with a way to reuse those old Christmas cards! Many New Years Eve parties have banners and lots of fun decorations, but are far from eco-friendly! What is the solution? Use your old Christmas cards to make a fun and unique banner for New Years Eve!


Five Recycled New Year’s Decorations

December 28th, 2010 | by Becky Striepe

Do you have any fun New Year's Eve parties in the works? My husband and I decided to have a sort of last-minute shindig, so I've got countdowns and champagne toasts on my mind. I've been bookmarking snack and drink ideas, and now it's time to pull everything together with some handmade, eco-friendly decorations! Here are a few that are on my to do list



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