Tagged with upcycle

DIY: From Scrap to Bookmark

DIY: From Scrap to Bookmark

Do you have pieces of paper scraps lying around as a result of your scrapbooking, card-making or paper craft work? Inspired by Wild Olive‘s project using printables and my 3 magnetic bookmarks, I upcycle a piece of paper scrap  into a bookmark. The simple project takes less than 5 mins following the 6 steps below. (1) Cut a … Continue reading

DIY: Upcycled Jars

DIY: Upcycled Jars

One item on my “12 before 2012” list is to “Buy myself some washi tape and then put tape on everything.” This is inspired by iHannah’s Blog on 49 Creative Things You Can Do Today. I sort of “cheated” since I already have bought enough washi tapes to last me for a while and already done … Continue reading

DIY: From Chocolate to Jewelry

DIY: From Chocolate to Jewelry

A plastic box which used to contain chocolate was given a makeover in 20 mins. It’s transformed into a jewelry box with only Japanese masking tape (aka washi tape), lace and double-sided tape (to stick the lace to the plastic box), and a pair of scissors. I was inspired by a page in a craft … Continue reading