Closet Clean-Out: Five Ways to Upcycle Wire Hangers

fake flowers upcycled from wire hangers and pantyhoseIf you, too, live in a house with less than abundant natural light, then perhaps you, too, have discovered the grace and beauty that artificial flowers can bring to an otherwise dimly-lit room.

No, not those tacky dollar store plastic flowers- check out these gorgeous wire hanger and pantyhose flowers, upcycled by Craftster member iratokid.

Although most of the materials for this particular project were purchased by its creator, if you look at the supply list you’ll see that you can easily substitute just about everything for stuff that you have around the house.

[The image on this page is the property of Craftster member iratokid.]

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Written by Julie Finn

I'm a writer, crafter, Zombie Preparedness Planner, and homeschooling momma of two kids who will hopefully someday transition into using their genius for good, not the evil machinations and mess-making in which they currently indulge. I'm interested in recycling and nature crafts, food security, STEM education, and the DIY lifestyle, however it's manifested--making myself some underwear out of T-shirts? Done it. Teaching myself guitar? Doing it right now.

Visit my blog Craft Knife for a peek at our very weird handmade homeschool life, and my etsy shop Pumpkin+Bear for a truly odd number of rainbow-themed beeswax pretties.

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