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« Reply #110 on: December 02, 2013 05:53:19 PM »

You know what sucks - most of the wine bottles here are switching over to screw tops - and I don't drink that much to begin with!
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« Reply #111 on: December 04, 2013 11:35:47 AM »

yeah--you can now buy corks...isn't that counter productive? I have used the plastic corks to make stamps...bottle caps for bottled water have gotten quite shallow as well...I used to make bottle top pincushions...wrapp ing papers and tags...
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« Reply #112 on: December 05, 2013 08:00:28 AM »

Once I had to do a craft with some little girls, and we used big,colorful caps from laundry detergent,spray paint,ect., and made pincushions. They looked like muffins or cupcakes!
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« Reply #113 on: December 05, 2013 05:21:11 PM »

Only two more days to enter the RRR challenge!
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« Reply #114 on: December 07, 2013 09:32:35 PM »

Please vote in the RRR holiday challenge!
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« Reply #115 on: December 09, 2013 07:40:55 AM »

Oh, voting time Smiley Fun!
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« Reply #116 on: December 28, 2013 08:32:28 PM »

Um, kaz wanted me to provide a link to my toilet paper roll and chopstick ring and earring holders, so...I dunno, do I just post the link to that thread here?
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« Reply #117 on: December 29, 2013 05:36:00 AM »

I missed the challenge (argh!), but I am crafting with a lot of recycled goods - using a lot of recycled cardboard and packaging in the recent tag swap and paper crafting, and experimenting with pop cans.  I have some things posted in my blog; just haven't made the size changes and uploaded here yet.
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« Reply #118 on: December 29, 2013 06:30:04 AM »

The tp jewelry holders are very clever! And you could always glue some paper over them to fancy it up if you wanted. Scrapbookpaper,wrapping paper,magazine pages,ect.
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« Reply #119 on: December 29, 2013 06:37:09 AM »

Um, kaz wanted me to provide a link to my toilet paper roll and chopstick ring and earring holders, so...I dunno, do I just post the link to that thread here?
If so:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=430369.0#axzz2opnlj1tU
If not, let me know what I'm supposed to do instead? Shocked

Creative use of toilet paper rolls!

I did upload my pics now

These two were made with clear acrylic packaging I cut into tag shapes and stamped with Staz On metallic ink.  I really liked how they looked.  I attached the paper sentiment directly to the clear tag on the red stamped one, but added a matching blank label on the back for adding any written sentiment/to/from notes.





These are cut from recycled cardboard boxes and the die cut elements like the snowflakes and wreath were cut from the same boxes.  I also used recycled newspaper/magazines to transfer some images and texture to the tags after I prepped them with gesso.









I made the Santa faces by prepping reused cardboard with white gesso then transferring printed Santa images onto the surface, then carefully cutting them out.  I left them black and white to contrast with the busy background.



I cut the dimensional elements in these from recycled cardboard packaging, and some of the poinsettias were from reused tissue wrap




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