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Natural Birth & Parenting Upcycling Challenge - Your Choice

Posted by on Dec. 12, 2012 at 7:40 AM
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Today's challenge is your choice.

What other things do you like to re-use, re-purpose and upcycle?

Here are some ideas not previously shared:

Denim

Magazine coasters, art, and boxes

T-shirt art and rugs 

Dressers and drawers

Cookie sheets and old cookie tins

Photo from blog.ecoetsy.com

by on Dec. 12, 2012 at 7:40 AM
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cemcnair
by Courtney on Dec. 12, 2012 at 7:46 AM
I'll have to post a picture later, but I made some really cute owl ornaments from old jeans and leftover fabric!
I also used jeans to make a fishing satchel!
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melindabelcher
by on Dec. 12, 2012 at 8:37 AM
we love using magazines for projects.
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MrsErdos2011
by on Dec. 12, 2012 at 8:37 AM

You can use old jeans to make slippers, beads out of magazine pages

MamaBear2cubs
by on Dec. 12, 2012 at 8:59 AM

Love the denim stars!

chrissybender
by on Dec. 12, 2012 at 9:03 AM

Parenting magazines are a great place to clip things from for baby books and collages.  Also, use tin cans to make ornaments.

othermom
by Member on Dec. 12, 2012 at 9:14 AM

We use old cards, buttons, boxes, ect for crafts

Peytonsmommy310
by on Dec. 12, 2012 at 9:19 AM
I use old popcorn tins to store magazines
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annaica
by on Dec. 12, 2012 at 9:25 AM

This is a denim guitar I am making out of old ripped jeans for a Christmas gift.
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annaica
by on Dec. 12, 2012 at 9:32 AM

I also have made a ton of denim flowers! Here is the one my daughter wore on thanksgiving.
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annaica
by on Dec. 12, 2012 at 9:33 AM

I took my daughter's old scuffed up shoes and used mod podge and glitter to accompany her cinderella costume.
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