T-Shirt Pom-Poms {Repurposing Old T-Shirts}
finsihed, if a bit uneven, pom-pom

T-Shirt Pom-Poms {Repurposing Old T-Shirts}

This week I'm seeing how many DIY projects I can get out of three old t-shirts. I'm not the craftiest person in the blogosphere, so if I can do these, anybody can! I was first inspired to try my hand at making a t-shirt pom-pom by this gorgeous picture on Pinterest. They're so colorful and…

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Adorable T-Shirt Flowers {Repurposing Old T-Shirts}

This week I'm seeing how many DIY projects I can get out of three old t-shirts. I'm not the craftiest person in the blogosphere, so if I can do these, anybody can! I think this is my favorite project so far. These t-shirt flowers are so easy and really adorable, and you could use them…

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DIY T-Shirt Bag {Repurposing Old T-Shirts}

This week I'm seeing how many DIY projects I can get out of three old t-shirts. I'm not the craftiest person in the blogosphere, so if I can do these, anybody can! Today's project is quite possibly the easiest t-shirt repurposing project there is: the t-shirt bag. Whether you're looking for inexpensive bags to replace…

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DIY T-Shirt Necklace {Repurposing Old T-Shirts}

A couple of weeks ago, I had a brilliant idea for a fun series this week. My goal was to take three old t-shirts and see how many projects I could make from them. There's just one problem. When it comes to craft projects, my eyes are usually much bigger than my skill, as you'll…

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15 Ways to Repurpose Glass Jars

I'm a bit obsessed with reusing glass jars from things like pasta sauce and salsa (although eventually I'd like to start making those sauces from scratch myself), and here is a list of ways you can reuse glass jars around your home: 1. Office or school supplies. 2. Watering can for seedlings and other household…

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Finding a Balance Between Repurposing and Hoarding

As I'm putting the finishing touches on my ebook, How to Have Your Cake and Eat It, Too -- all about being a mother and pursuing your own passions -- I'm reposting some of my favorite posts from the archives! If you want to be notified when the ebook is ready, just submit your email…

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Going Green vs. Buying Green

The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: Earth Day was last Friday, and retailers everywhere jumped on the bandwagon by offering all kinds of ways to go green by purchasing their version of an eco-friendly product. But, to me, going green is really about so much more than just buying "green" stuff.  It…

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Thrift Store Finds & Repurposed Decor

Last week, Myra talked about using old architectural elements in your home decor. I'll admit this isn't something we do a lot, but I love the shabby chic look of repurposed items. Although these barely scratch the surface of what is possible, here are nine awesome projects inspire you: 1. Pallet Coffee Table | Esprit…

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Recycled Newspaper Crafts

We've been talking about crafts from recycled materials over the past few weeks, and the list wouldn't be complete without including recycled newspaper crafts. I have to say that the handspun recycled newspaper yarn has to be the coolest project on the list, but there's something for everyone, no matter how much time or skill…

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