Book Tote from a Recycled Cereal Box

Make this DIY book tote from a recycled cereal box to transport books from the bookshelf to the reading nook! I love this idea because we have a few reading corners in our home, and it's a great way to keep things organized and neat.

Make this super easy decoupaged book tote from a recycled cereal box! What a great way to keep kids reading—and your house organized too! This post was sponsored by Kellogg’s for their Fantastic Scholastic Book Giveaway. Keep kids reading by…

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Vintage Sewing Box DIY Makeover

Open up for a cool surprise! Update a vintage sewing box with this cool DIY makeover using stencils. The top says "create" and there are beautiful patterns inside - you simply won't believe that this was a flea market find! One of my favorite thrift store makeovers and trash to treasure DIY projects ever, and perfect for craft room organization.

I think that this style vintage sewing box may just be the first “cool craft storage solution” ever invented and I always knew I NEEDED one. So when I found one at the flea market that was old, dusty, and…

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Clothespin Crafts

These 14 beautiful clothespin crafts are so easy to make - you'll find ideas for kids and for adults! There are a few clothespin puppets ideas, clothespin vehicles and many funcitonal DIY toys and projects.

Clothespins: you can by huge packs of them at a super low price, and they’re made of solid wood. That’s what makes clothespin crafts so amazing – they are sturdy and not in the least bit tacky, like some other…

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Pencil Pouch from Cardboard Tubes

Make this easy pencil pouch from cardboard tubes - yep, you heard right! I made this adorable pencil case using upcycled toilet paper rolls that were headed for the trash. I use it to stow my adult coloring tools for my current work in progress but it's great for pencils, and a perfect back to school craft for big kids, teens, and tweens!

I tend to not plan things typically and post out of season, so here I am, it’s May, and I’m sharing you a pencil pouch tutorial while you’re all thinking seashells. But for me, this is always in season, as…

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DIY Clutch from old overalls

Upcycle old overalls and make this adorable DIY clutch - perfect as a diaper pouch, storage pouch for books, iPad sleeve (or any tablet and device holder) or to contain and protect the library books you're in middle of reading. It's a wounderful eco-friendly recycled beginner sewing crafts and would look just as cute with denim overalls.

I adore the look over overalls on my two  little boys, but that doesn’t mean that the cuteness ends with the kids. This DIY clutch is made from a pair of overalls with snaps that no longer do their job,…

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Bottle Cap Crafts

I love these recycled bottle cap crafts and DIY ideas! I love to collect beer bottle caps AND plastic soda bottle caps, and then making crafts for kids, seasonal crafts, art projects, diy toys, magnets and more with them.

And your hunt for the best bottle cap crafts is over…! Bottle caps are one of my favorite craft materials and for good reason.       They are: Versatile Small to store Usually free! I’ve collected some of the…

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Bottle Cap Rattlesnake Craft

turn your recycling bin into a fun toy! Make a bottle cap rattlesnake craft for your little ones to play with - it actually rattles! This upcycled craft is a fun way to use up your bottle caps and a cute DIY toy idea.

Use the contents of your recycling bin to make a fun toy bottle cap rattlesnake craft! This rattlesnake actually rattles since the caps bang against each other. And it’s almost free to make! Other than your garbage, it uses regular…

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