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Incense Holder

Yesterday Steph gave me some AMAZING incense and it reminded me of this incense holder I made a while ago. All I did was take an old cardboard jewelry box (earrings are often sold in these boxes) and use a … Continue reading

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Magazine Pens

Allison started making these pens from magazine clippings. When covered with all different random or coordinated colors/designs/words and varnished, they come out looking like beautiful fancy pens. I have been selling them for $3 (or 2 for $5) for STAND, … Continue reading

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Secret Boox

I’m not one who believes in destroying books, but I think the benefits outweigh the costs on this one.. There’s no denying this secret box awesome. All it takes is a big hard covered book about nothing that will never … Continue reading

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Credit Card Shelves

Heres a super quick and easy way to put old credit cards into use. Simply glue them together at their ends and stack them up like a house of cards. Pyramids only take 18 and the hexagon 24, so stop … Continue reading

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Magazine Bowl

This twisted bowl is made the same way as Allison’s peace sign with only one extra step- pull the last few strips upward and cover the bowl with varnish to keep its place! These bowls take a lot of patience, … Continue reading

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Peace Sign Decorations from Magazines

Old magazines are an amazing resource for many different crafts. In this instance, I folded sheets into thin strips and rolled them around each other, securing them with hot glue to create a disk.┬áThis technique is used to make paper … Continue reading

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Stocking Pillow Covers

These were just solid colored moshi pillows before I covered them with these lace stockings. I had a package of them stored in my closet to return since halloween, but I won’t be returning them anymore! A package of 5 … Continue reading

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