Browsing the "Paper Crafts" Tag

How To: Recycled “Fall” Jars

September 13th, 2012 | by Bonnie Getchell

Like I said in my How To: Recycled Paper Fall Wreath tutorial, I am so excited for fall! I saw this adorable jar project from Eighteeen25 on Pinterest a long time ago and tucked it away for the future. This week I pulled it out of the archives and made my own fall version!


How To: Junk Mail Bookmarks

August 24th, 2012 | by Bonnie Getchell

I saw these adorable page corner bookmarks from Oh Crafts and had to make some of my own. I thought they would be perfect for children who are back in school or even college students. Grab your junk mail envelopes and make some of your own eco-friendly bookmarks!


How To: Magazine Place Cards

August 17th, 2012 | by Bonnie Getchell

Are you having a family dinner this week? Perhaps you're having a birthday party this month. If you were thinking about purchasing or making place cards for your event, consider creating these fun and recycled place cards instead!


How To: DIY Dishwasher Magnet

August 16th, 2012 | by Bonnie Getchell

My roommates and I decided that we needed one of those dishwasher magnets that tells you whether the dishes are clean or dirty. Instead of buying a plastic one from the store, I decided to make one! Here's how you can make your own!


How To: Sheet Music Tree

August 9th, 2012 | by Bonnie Getchell

This week on Pinterest, I came across a really adorable scrap book paper tree from Two Girls Being Crafty (via Everyday Mom Ideas). I loved the concept, so I decided to turn it into a completely upcycled project by using reclaimed sheet music instead of scrap book paper!


How To: Upcycle Candle Holders into Colorful Organizers!

June 22nd, 2012 | by Bonnie Getchell

Do you remember my Upcycled Candle Holder into a Mini Easter Basket post? Well, I decided to give my candle holders another makeover so that I could use them daily, instead of once a year. Grab your candle holders, candle jars, or any small jar that you may have, and transform them into colorful organizers!


How To: Eco-Friendly “Sparklers”

June 15th, 2012 | by Bonnie Getchell

Have you seen this Fourth of July post from Martha Stewart? I absolutely loved the red, white, and blue pom-poms she used to decorate the buffet table for the Fourth of July, so I decided to make my own eco-friendly version!


How To: Music Wall Art

May 25th, 2012 | by Bonnie Getchell

In a few weeks I'm moving into a rental home with two other roommates. We're all musicians, so it's a no-brainer that we're going to have lots of musical items/instruments to decorate. My head is spinning with ideas, so I decided to finally work on some wall art for our music space!


How-to: Handmade Graduation Card

May 18th, 2012 | by Bonnie Getchell

Graduation time is here! Cards are so expensive to buy and are such a waste because most people throw them away. Instead, make your own from materials you already have!



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