February 27th, 2017 | by Julie Finn
This coloring book page bookmark looks especially nice when made from one of those adult coloring book pages with lots of patterns, or when fussy cut to pick out an extra-cute detail from a larger coloring book page
February 24th, 2017 | by Julie Finn
My favorite way to craft with T-shirts is to refashion them into yet more pieces of clothing
February 13th, 2017 | by Julie Finn
If you sew, and especially if you love to upcycle, the upcycled denim skirt is a rite of passage. Here's how to make one!
February 8th, 2017 | by Julie Finn
Bring the outside in for Valentine's Day this year, with any one of these nature crafts!
January 27th, 2017 | by Julie Finn
CDs, DVDs, and old vinyl records are a great base for constructing mandalas on top of, because they're already perfectly round, and so sturdy that you can display your finished, upcycled mandala anywhere you'd like
January 24th, 2017 | by Julie Finn
Looking for a little more love in your life? Then check out this love-themed artist trading card swap, run by Mark Montano of Big-Ass Craft Book fame
January 23rd, 2017 | by Julie Finn
This mandala, made from an upcycled CD and plenty of buttons, is an easy craft to make, and an easy craft to make look cute
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!