Football Fan Bracelet Upcycled From Magazine Paper

Steeler fan bracelet

Hello friends,

If you live here in the United States you might be aware of a little thing we call the NFL. Are any of you also football fans? Our house is a Pittsburgh Steeler house even though we live in the middle of Bronco country. 🙂 Needless to say it is a lot easier to find orange and blue that black and gold swag around these parts. But of course that is neither here nor there to us / we? DIYer’s. Continue reading “Football Fan Bracelet Upcycled From Magazine Paper”

Paper Clam Shell Purse – Upcycled from Magazines

Quilled Paper Purse

Hello friends,

I am knee deep in a couple of different projects this week but I have not quite pulled any one of them together yet. So for today’s post I will take you back to last Christmas for another one of my zany gifts. This may, in fact, be the most zany of them all. I call it the “little paper pig purse”. It does not really resemble a pig but some how that is the only name for it. To make this story even a little crazier I have to admit, that this is not the only purse I have made out of magazine paper. You may have seen my post on the paper mustache purse a few months ago. I guess you will have to be the judge on which one is the craziest. Continue reading “Paper Clam Shell Purse – Upcycled from Magazines”

Big and Gaudy – Rings Made From Trash – Slumber Party Craft Idea

bottle cap ring

I am trying to age as gracefully as I can.  However, given that I wasn’t that graceful to begin with it is difficult to ascertain how well I am doing. Adding to the confusion is the question of whether or not one should, in fact “act their age” or, “embrace their inner child.” Which of these is the more graceful path I wonder? Continue reading “Big and Gaudy – Rings Made From Trash – Slumber Party Craft Idea”