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Upcycling material scraps into twine

Upcycling material scraps into twine

Welcome to my second-hand tales blog where I attempt to chronicle my adventures in second-hand shopping, and other greenish ventures. Like many personal blogs my ideas have changed and expan…

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Since buying my denim sewing needles I have gone a bit mad with the denim upcycling! I mended – and then remade – some children’s jeans into shorts here. I also embarked on a rath…

A new vegetable garden made of railroad ties and how I made the gate and put a fence around it. Balancing the choice of toxic railroad ties for a garden.

Build a small garden with railroad ties & the dangers of creosote

A new vegetable garden made of railroad ties and how I made the gate and put a fence around it. Balancing the choice of toxic railroad ties for a garden.

Reaproveite garrafas de amaciantes e outros produtos de limpeza e faça carinhos dos mais diversos modelos. As crianças certamente vão adorar e você contribui para o meio ambiente reduzindo o lixo descartado.

Caminhões feitos com galão de amaciante

Toy Cars & Trucks made from Recycled Plastic Bottles - fun, colorful, creative!

DIY Twig Hair Stick Tutorial

DIY Twig Hair Stick Tutorial

Luv to Look | Curating Fashion & Style

Angelita, I thought this would be an outstanding Style-choice for you. I know you really enjoy the Bohemian flair! I'd love this myself! Boho Beauty Dress - hippie-inspired colors and patterns make this comfy maxi really great.

Probably being overly optimistic that I would ever actually do this, but it's beautiful and inspiring. Tutorial: Scrap fabric twine

Tutorial: Scrap fabric twine

handmade fabric twine DIY using fabric scraps included video tutorial This is very cool. It would be great to use this stuff for any weaving, project, or even for crochet.

We Lived Happily Ever After: DIY Cloth Diaper Inserts (Fortune Cookie Fold)

We Lived Happily Ever After: DIY Cloth Diaper Inserts (Fortune Cookie Fold) - Tap the link to shop on our official online store! You can also join our affiliate and/or rewards programs for FREE!

A garden light

Interesting use for old detergent bottles. Use outdoors with a solar light, or even indoors on a post or as a pendant

How to mordant cotton. Cotton Fabrics dyed using Natural Dye Extracts

How to mordant cotton By Donna Brown, Diane de Souza and Catharine Ellis. Cotton Fabrics dyed using Natural Dye Extracts

Salt/sugar pourer from mason jar

Salt containers are not pretty. Mason jars look fancy and they're functional. Use the top of a Morton salt dispenser to replace your mason jar lid. Now you can use it to store and dispense sugar, salt, pepper, or seasoning. Via: Listotic

DIY Renovated Chairs-Use old belts, a white chair with colored belts, many different ideas!

How to DIY Blake's Belted Chair

DIY Belted Chair - requires good chair to start with and lots of belts! How about black belts?

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