Tag Archives: Upcycle

Ribbon Spool Gift Box

Hey, everyone! Roree here with another Make It! Monday project. Today I am sharing a fun little gift box created using a recycled ribbon spool. First off, I started with an empty cardboard 1 1/2″ ribbon spool and some patterned paper. I carefully pulled the ends off of the spool. I cleaned up the edges […]


Tip of the Day: Melissa Frances Turns Trash Into Treasure

As a crafter, you are likely a big fan of the Trash-to-Treasure concept. It’s in our blood! We can’t look at something without wondering, “What can I create out of this?”! Today we have Melissa Frances here to share an adorable home décor piece that was made from an empty ribbon spool. You’re gonna love […]

Altered Tea Bag Jar

I love a good trash to treasure project, don’t you? There is just something about creating a useful item out of something you would typically throw away. Have fun upcycling those empty jars in your house.These make great storage containers for your scrapbook room. Who said storage needs to be ugly. :-). You can use […]

Dream Big Butterfly Window

I discovered this unique work of art on the Pretty Handy Girl’s Blog. I highly recommend stopping by for a visit she really has a gift for taking mundane objects & transforming them into amazingly beautiful objects. I am a big fan of the trash to treasure concept. Finding an old beat up window is a true […]

Organizing Brads is as Easy as Tic Tac . . .

This is an easy and frugal tip from LeAnn for storing those small embellishments that always seem to get away from us! That’s a super tip LeAnn! Supplies: Empty Tic Tac package Patterned Paper Ribbon Adhesive Paper trimmer or scissors