Posts made in August, 2013

One Man’s Trash is Another’s Treasure – Trash Tags

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One Man’s Trash is Another’s Treasure – Trash Tags

So you’ve probably heard someone say, “One man’s trash is another’s treasure.”  Today I’m showing you a craft literally based on this very saying.  Over the past year as I’ve purchased clothing for my family, I saved the manufacturer’s tags that are attached to the clothing items wanting to repurpose them in some way.  Some of the tags are pretty cool when it comes to graphic design or texture.  Rather than toss them into the trash – I...

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Back to School – Vintage Reader Pennant Banner

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Back to School – Vintage Reader Pennant Banner

When the school supply aisle appears at Wal-mart in July – I get all tingly inside.  The smell of crayons, new glue sticks, and plethora of colored folders gives me a thrill to which almost nothing else can compare.  Long after my children are grown – the school supply aisle will beckon me to purchase notebook paper and scissors.  You can take the girl out of the school but not the school out of the girl.  I retired from teaching a year ago in May but I still get excited about...

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