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Topic: Upcycled. Gone. Postal. Recycled. Envelopes.  (Read 11802 times)
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« on: September 20, 2009 02:43:35 PM »

These were plain wood bangles. I cut envelopes into pieces and covered it in a pattern that turned out looking like some kind of reptile skin. Envelopes that would just be getting put into the trash.













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« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2009 02:48:48 PM »

Those turned out really cool!  The last one caught me by surprise and had me laughing.  Very clever!
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« Reply #2 on: September 20, 2009 02:48:55 PM »

gasp. I love these so so much! I have a wooden bangle that I wanted to cover forever and now I have the perfect idea! Great idea!! Grin
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« Reply #3 on: September 20, 2009 02:54:00 PM »

Love them!  Especially the light blue one.
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« Reply #4 on: September 20, 2009 02:55:01 PM »

Thanks. It's fun to start collecting envelopes and seeing them in a new light.
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« Reply #5 on: September 20, 2009 03:12:36 PM »

very very very cool..... Im not even a big bracelet wearer.... but those are so neat.... I really like the last one.... made me giggle Wink
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« Reply #6 on: September 20, 2009 03:39:10 PM »

I just rocked and wisted these, I love them......awesome Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: September 20, 2009 09:09:35 PM »

Way to recycle!  Love the stripes, good job.
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« Reply #8 on: September 21, 2009 06:37:08 AM »

these are awesome so so so freaking cool!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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« Reply #9 on: September 21, 2009 07:55:48 AM »

Excellent idea and good recycling.  They look great.  Well done.
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