Recycled Craft Room Decorating Ideas

cans of pencils

Cans for Storage

Clean tin cans are just the right size to store pencils, scissors, markers, and other small things. Don’t you love the look of them clustered together on a narrow shelf like this? You can leave the labels on if they’re interesting, strip them off like in the photo above, or cover the cans with fabric or paper of your own. It really depends on what look you’re going for with your craft room.

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[Image Credit: Creative Commons photo by Magic Madzik]

Written by Becky Striepe

My name is Becky Striepe (rhymes with “sleepy”), and I am a crafts and food writer from Atlanta, Georgia with a passion for making our planet a healthier, happier, and more compassionate place to live. My mission is to make vegan food and crafts accessible to everyone!. If you like my work, you can also find me on Twitter, Facebook, and .


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