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« on: March 10, 2012 09:03:15 PM »

I made this tote from old calendar pages.

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« Reply #1 on: March 11, 2012 12:39:51 AM »

cute! what a clever use for old calanders. how did you do it?
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« Reply #2 on: March 11, 2012 07:18:31 AM »

I sealed the pages in clear contact paper and sewed them together.  It's quite sturdy.
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« Reply #3 on: March 11, 2012 07:25:41 AM »

That is just great, love the idea. What is on the sides? Smiley


If I had a grommet tool, I'd be set.
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« Reply #4 on: March 11, 2012 07:36:16 AM »

I used most of the calendar pages for this bag.  All sides, inside and out are just the pages of the calendar, cut to fit the size that I wanted.

A grommet setter is quite helpful for this project.
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« Reply #5 on: March 11, 2012 10:16:52 AM »

what a cool idea!
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« Reply #6 on: March 11, 2012 03:36:03 PM »

Yay for contact paper! I swear that stuff's got a million uses.
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« Reply #7 on: March 11, 2012 06:35:10 PM »

Yay for contact paper! I swear that stuff's got a million uses.

No doubt!  And probably more that we can come up with.
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« Reply #8 on: March 11, 2012 08:52:44 PM »


No doubt!  And probably more that we can come up with.

oh! That would make a good thread on the "what the heck can i do with this" board.

So far, my favorite things I've used it for are custom dry erase boards (make great presents for kids and even picky teenagers) and in my first apartment I covered all the cabinets in white contact paper and stenciled all over them so I could have custom kitchen cabinets that were 100% removable, although you should have seen the apartment manager's face when he thought I'd painted everything lol  Cheesy
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Miihamara
« Reply #9 on: March 12, 2012 01:49:36 PM »

ooh I like it! do you have a tut?
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lady4feet
« Reply #10 on: March 13, 2012 01:18:36 PM »

Looks great. I know what I'm doing with my calendar at the end of the year Smiley
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