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recycled crafts

milk jug votives

Another great way to recycle milk jugs!  These are just beautiful and incredibly easy to make too!  Use battery powered votive lights make them safe, and they look awesome when lit!  You can find the full pattern and tutorial at Bliss, Bloom, Blog. Pin It

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decoupage comic strip chair

Here is a great idea!  How about decoupaging furniture with the comics pages from the newspaper!  A great way to recycle and add color to your life at the same time!  Love this idea!  Decoupage is a very versatile craft.  Consider the possibilities.  For a full tutorial, go to Haute Nature. Pin It

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tin can totem pole craft

Here is another great idea for not only recycling, but adding a bit of art to your garden!  Bet the kids have a lot of fun with this idea!  Recycle your tin cans and add color and personality to the back yard.  Cute!  For a full tutorial, check out Spoonful. Pin It

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junk store birdhouse

The ultimate in recycled, this fabulous looking birdhouse was made from assorted pieces of “junk”!  But what looks like just junk to one person can certainly be a colorful piece of art to another.  Or in this case a beautiful home to a family of lucky birds.  For a full tutorial, be sure to check […]

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stone birdhouses

While not entirely out of recycled materials, I love the use of old funnels and stone in these beautiful birdhouses.  Very rustic and very fun!  You can find the full tutorial at Empress of Dirt! Pin It

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diy cookie cutter

Here is another great use for disposable aluminum pans.  How about creating your own personalized cookie cutters!  Kayla from Say Not Sweet Anne has come up with a way to make your own cookie cutters without the use of glue.  Perfectly dishwasher safe!  You can find the full tutorial at Say Not Sweet Anne. Pin […]

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using garden boots for flower pots

Love this quirky style!  What an interesting way to display flowers.  Since bright colors are right up my alley, this photo just makes me happy.  You can find this idea and some other great recycled garden makeovers at The Old Farmers Almanac.  Pin It

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love sign made with coffee filters

Very sweet “Love” sign!  And would you believe it is made from coffee filters?  I love the white on white look of this bedroom.  So calming.  Bet you find that strange coming from someone who loves her color!  But in the serenity of the bedroom, doesn’t this look fabulous?  And the best part?  It costs […]

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recycled spoon garden markers

  Perfect for this time of year, how about making up some cute garden markers with recycled spoons!  I love the little hand-drawn pictures!  Very cute.  You can find the full tutorial at Domestic Simplicity. Pin It

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recycled spring jar

Hard to believe this used to be a spaghetti jar, right?  What a beautiful jar now!  This would be perfect for spring bouquets.  Simple to make, beautiful and recycled all in one!  Be sure to check out the detailed tutorial at Debidoo’s. Pin It

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