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Upcycle Wipes Container

The plastic bags that I save for recycling are a hot mess in my pantry. I love this idea for upcycling a wipes container for tidy storage of plastic bags. The tutorial even gives you instructions for  how to fold the bags that you are putting in the container. Go check it our here. Happy Upcycling, Jill

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Upcycled Slippers Tutorial

  It’s still really COLD outside in our neck of the woods. We love this free tutorial for cozy upcycled slippers. You could make your kids matching slippers or make your spouse a pair as a sweet Valentines’s Day gift. The free step-by-step tutorial is available here. Stay Warm and Happy Upcycling, Jill

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How To: Make Upcycled Sweater Stockings

  Continuing our Christmas 2013 Upcycled Decorating with these cute stockings. We love the simplicity of this tutorial! A perfect way to use worn out sweaters without buying newly made stockings for your family. In an afternoon, you can make stockings for your entire family. You could also make smaller versions to use as gift tags for your upcycled wrapping. Just slip a little treat and a name tag inside the little stocking and you have a very cute alternative to a bow for your Christmas packages! The …

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Upcycled Junk Mail Christmas Tree Ornament

Today we are continuing our Christmas 2013 Upcycled Decorating series with a link to this great tutorial. We love how colorful and practical these ornament are. Made from the plethora of junk mail we seem to get this time of year, it is a great project. I would love to see an entire live or potted tree decorated with all upcycled and recycled ornaments. These would be perfect! Click here for the complete picture tutorial. Happy Upcycling! Jill

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How To: Make Stars From Upcycled Drink Cans

We are so excited to start our Christmas 2013 upcycled decorating series. Enjoy our upcycled decorating ideas! These upcycled  can stars are lovely. You could use them as individual ornaments, string them as a garland or use them as a gift topper. The step-by-step photos and directions are concise and easy to follow.  Click here for the complete tutorial. Pin this today to start making your own hand-made ornaments.   Happy Upcycling, Jill