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toilet paper roll art mirror

Another great use for toilet paper rolls!  This very detailed tutorial shows you how to create this beautiful wall mirror out of recycled TP rolls.  You can find the fully illustrated tutorial at Made2Style. Love TP roll art?  Here are four more projects from Suzy’s Sitcom!

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paper crafts starbucks bracelet

  A great use for those metallic coffee bags!  How about making them into jewelry?  These paper beads are easy to make and look fabulous in a bracelet or necklace.  For a detailed tutorial, check out Nifty Mom!

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paper roses by club chica

  Just beautiful aren’t they?  Would you believe they are made from paper bags?  I just love the color choices, and you won’t believe how easy to do!  Go to Club Chica Circle to get the full tutorial!  I’m going to go pull out my paper bag stash right now! Pin It

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recycled magazine page heart

  Do you have a bunch of magazines lying around waiting for a great project?  How about making some cute magazine page hearts out of them?  Hang them on a keychain, add a magnet to the back for a great refrigerator magnet, hang them from your rear view mirror…well they could be used for a […]

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recycled bracelet craft

  Remember making these as a child?  We used to make belts with this technique using gum wrappers.  This tutorial is just a bit different, as they use a discarded snack bag.  A great craft to teach your kids!  And a great way to recycle at the same time.  The full tutorial for this colorful […]

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faux iron gate made from toilet paper tubes by suzys artsy craftsy sitcom

    And here is one of my more popular projects.  I created this “iron” gate from toilet paper tubes, paper towel tubes and a few pieces of balsa wood.  The intent was to create something out of recycled materials that looks anything but recycled. Using metallic paint, I was able to replicate the look […]

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TP Roll Tree Topper by Ann Martin / All Things Paper featured @totgreencrafts

Since I seem to specialize in TP crafts, I was naturally drawn to this amazing tree topper.  Created out of cut toilet paper tubes and gold paint, this beautiful tree topper looks fabulous on the top of the tree. The tree topper was created by Ann Martin of All Things Paper.  Ann says, “There’s something […]

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paper-cone-christmas-trees by Crafts for All Seasons #recycled crafts

I love Christmas decorations that make a statement.  Placed in a location where guests can see them as they enter the house, these paper cone Christmas trees definitely will leave an impression.  Created from upcycled and recycled supplies, these colorful trees can be found on Crafts for All Seasons.  Be sure to check out the […]

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Quilled Butterfly in a Jar/Suzys Artsy Craftsy Sitcom #recycle #paper crafts

I’m a huge fan of those large dill pickles, which means I have plenty of pickle jars set aside for potential projects.  I have a really hard time throwing away perfectly good things and jars have so much crafty potential.  Because my collection had outgrown my cupboard, I needed find a use for some of […]

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Bouquet made from maps and newspapers #recycled crafts #newspapers #bouquet

Perusing for great newspaper crafts, I ran across this beautiful bouquet created from newspapers and maps.  A bridal bouquet, to be exact.  Now who would come up with something as inventive as that?  Well, that would be the folks at the Australian website, ‘I do’ it Yourself. ‘I do’ it Yourself specializes in do-it-yourself ideas […]

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