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How to Make a Custom Clock

How to Make a Custom Clock

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Make a personalized new clock from an old recycled one, or even use the clock parts to make one on a separate object for a crazy, cool gift!

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How to Make a Two-Color A-Line Tee Skirt

How to Make a Two-Color A-Line Tee Skirt

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You won't need a pattern or any major sewing experience to cut two recycled T-shirts into panels and sew them into a super-simple and comfortable skirt!

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How to Make a Vest from an Old Pullover Sweater

How to Make a Vest from an Old Pullover Sweater

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Reconstruct that sweater that you're bored with to turn it into a cute new vest with custom embellishments of your choice!

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How to Make an Out-of-the-Ordinary T-Shirt Quilt: Part One

How to Make an Out-of-the-Ordinary T-Shirt Quilt: Part One

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This quilt is a great way to reuse the T-shirts you have that are too full of memories to throw away but too full of holes (or too small!) to wear.

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How to Make a Bangle from a Vintage Map

How to Make a Bangle from a Vintage Map

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Here's a terrific project that'll keep you in touch with where you've been as you venture to places yet to be discovered. They are also the perfect handmade present for any traveler. Check them out: you'll never be lost again!

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Recycle Metal Cans into Hanging Flower Baskets for a Spring Party!

Recycle Metal Cans into Hanging Flower Baskets for a Spring Party!

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Make simple, inexpensive, and cheerful hanging flower "baskets" out of recycled metal cans! These would be perfect to decorate a backyard or patio for a spring party, an informal wedding, or just for fun.

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How to Make a Recycled Clothespin Bag

How to Make a Recycled Clothespin Bag

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Here's another use for your recycled jeans: a hanging clothespin bag to encourage you to air-dry your clothing when possible.

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How to Make a Headband from an Old T-Shirt

How to Make a Headband from an Old T-Shirt

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Use a recycled T-shirt and some basic sewing to make a comfortable and cute headband that ties in the back and holds your hair in place.

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How to Make a Recycled Fabric Cuff

How to Make a Recycled Fabric Cuff

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Take a couple scraps of leftover fabric and use your basic sewing skills to make a custom cuff, adding whatever embellishments you like to personalize it.

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How to Turn Recycling into a Beautiful Vase

How to Turn Recycling into a Beautiful Vase

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Reuse yesterday's cast-offs by turning them into a striking and modern spring vase.

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How to Make Recycled Cotton Art Yarn

How to Make Recycled Cotton Art Yarn

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Use natural fibers, recycled from unwanted sweaters, and spin them together on a wheel or drop spindle with some thread, buttons, and beads to make your own unique art yarn!

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How to Make a Cat Castle and Scratching Post

How to Make a Cat Castle and Scratching Post

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Build a multiroom kitty castle and a big scratching post for your cat with all recycled materials!

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How to Make No-Sew Camera Sleeves with Recycled Socks

How to Make No-Sew Camera Sleeves with Recycled Socks

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If you got a new point-and-shoot camera for a holiday gift and are now in need of a crafty case idea, here are a few versions of the supereasy no-sew sock camera sleeve concept.

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How to Transform a Tired Tote with Patchwork

How to Transform a Tired Tote with Patchwork

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Give your stained, logo-ed, and tired totes a makeover by adding a strip of patchwork fabric. This is a great way to use up your scraps to make a bag so cute you'll never forget to bring it with you to the grocery store.

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Upcycle Ugly Buttons into Pretty Coasters

Upcycle Ugly Buttons into Pretty Coasters

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Use the boring buttons that you can't help but hang on to to make a sweet set of crochet coasters.

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Recycle Your Tin Cans into Simple, Stylish Craft Storage!

Recycle Your Tin Cans into Simple, Stylish Craft Storage!

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I decorated some plain aluminum cans from the recycling bin with strands of my favorite beads for a quick and easy storage idea—this one holds all my scissors in one handy place!

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Experimental Recycled Sleeve Dyeing with Food Dyes

Experimental Recycled Sleeve Dyeing with Food Dyes

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Holiday gift countdown: 10 days. Use the sleeve of a recycled wool sweater to dye some experimental yarn with Kool-Aid or food coloring. A perfect gift for your knitting loved one!

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How to Make a Custom Photo Album

How to Make a Custom Photo Album

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Use recycled T-shirt fabric to make an embellished cover for a photo album gift, and use this extra time to fill it with special photos, captions, and more!

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How to Make an Embellished Blanket with Recycled Sweaters

How to Make an Embellished Blanket with Recycled Sweaters

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Holiday gift countdown: 11 weeks. Make this personalized wool blanket from pieces of felted sweaters, covered with embroidery, appliqué, and whatever else you want to do!

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How to Make a Mini Tote out of Embroidered Jeans

How to Make a Mini Tote out of Embroidered Jeans

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If you have some cool embroidered denim lurking around in your closet that you haven't worn in years...or maybe months, pull it out and remake it into a hip bag!

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