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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16 Perfect Pinecone Crafts

Autumn brings with it my favorite free craft supply: pine cones! Click for 16 perfect pinecone crafts for kids, adults and everyone in between! You'll find some great winter and holiday decor here, ideas for autumn crafting, adn easy DIY tutorials to get you going!

What’s better than getting cheap craft supplies? Craft supplies that are totally free, of course. It’s the season to go out pine cone hunting, and so I created this list of 16 perfect pinecone crafts to get your crafty inspiration…

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16 Things to make with rocks

Rocks are probably the cheapest (I mean free-est) craft supply out there, because that's totally what they are - craft ready! These 16 things to make with rocks will keep you busy on a budget! These are great nature crafts for kids, teens and adults and are easy to make DIY ideas!

Rocks are probably the cheapest (I mean free-est) craft supply out there, because that’s totally what they are – craft ready! These 16 things to make with rocks will keep you busy on a budget!       You’ll absolutely…

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