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« on: June 03, 2009 09:33:16 PM »

I made a shelf out of catalogs.  It was really easy.  Just roll the catalogs (which will make a natural cascade pattern) and then I used clear packing tape to secure the catalog rolls.  I then "built" the shelf and taped the rolls together.  
*In my original design I used twine and tied the catalog rolls together--but the spaces were too large between the rolls for a shelf.  I did think it would have made an interesting room divider or window treatment though.

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« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2009 09:36:39 PM »

I love it, I need it, I'm wisting it!
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« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2009 09:43:30 PM »

I love it too.  Looks great Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2009 10:13:12 PM »

that is an awesome idea! I bet its super strong too!
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« Reply #4 on: June 04, 2009 11:02:58 AM »

very clever, great work!
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« Reply #5 on: June 04, 2009 11:41:10 AM »

Cool idea!
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« Reply #6 on: June 04, 2009 01:09:11 PM »

Oh, what a great use. I need shelves, and have quite a few old magazines. I see you have quite a few elephants, love them, are those polymer clay?

Thanks for the idea, maybe I can make some. I love you left the colors natural to the catalogs.
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« Reply #7 on: June 04, 2009 02:27:49 PM »

Cute idea. It looks great!
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« Reply #8 on: June 04, 2009 03:31:39 PM »

I love that you didn't have to use too many materials!!
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« Reply #9 on: June 04, 2009 07:41:52 PM »

you should find catalogs with a lot of brown in them, yay furniture!
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« Reply #10 on: June 08, 2009 08:52:31 PM »

The need for a room divider is approaching. This has given me this necessary inspiration!!!!!  THANKS!
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« Reply #11 on: June 11, 2009 06:28:16 PM »

Great idea! Luv the shelf.  Shocked)
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« Reply #12 on: June 21, 2009 06:23:57 PM »

what a brilliant idea
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« Reply #13 on: June 25, 2009 07:04:33 PM »

Great idea!
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« Reply #14 on: July 01, 2009 11:22:28 AM »

This is so great! I would never guess those were catalogs! I have to try this...
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