Treat your stuff like royalty

Earth Purse by How to Reuse It Creatively - Gold Embroidered Pillowcase upcycled into a new handbag

What a find this pillowcase was! I can imagine how great it must have felt to rest one’s head on it. It is suited for royalty. I’ve changed the style and feel of it a bit and turned it into an easy, simple, yet intriguing piece. The texture from the pillowcase is so magically reflected…

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Freshen your Carpets with Baking Soda

The next time you vacuum, sprinkle the carpet with baking soda first. You'll notice after you vacuum a fresher smelling and softer feeling carpet. YaY!

Here’s a quick tip for the next time you vacuum the house. Fifteen minutes before you plug in and press the “on” button, grab some baking soda and sprinkle it all over the carpet. Vacuum and smell the freshness and feel the softness.  

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Five Ways to REuse an Old Vest

REuse a girl scout vest to make a pillow. So cute!

Hi received an email a few weeks back asking for ideas on how to reuse an old vest. So, I’ve been looking up, down, and all around the Internet for some inspiring ideas and tutorials. I’ve got five great ideas for creatively reusing that old,…

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Giveaway #2 Don’t Forget Door Hanger

Reuse Denim Pockets and a Tie to make a Don't Forget Door Hanger

Here’s the original tutorial, if you want to make your own. I feel like my whole front door could be covered in notes of things to remember as I am running out the door.  Alas, I always seem to forget something.  I got a bit…

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So fresh you could just eat it.

textured-pink-placemat-purse-with-brown-and-orange-accents

Doesn’t this just scream fiesta? There’s no way you can’t have fun when you’re toting around this sweet little burst of sunshine. I was really happy when I found this lovely pink textured placemat at my local thrift shop!  It is such a fun color…

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How to Reuse a Cereal Box to make a Mini PlayHouse

How to Reuse a Cereal Box to make a Mini PlayHouse

Materials Needed: 1 Empty Cereal Box Scissors Tape (or glue) Marker — Let’s get started! How to Reuse a Cereal Box to Make a Mini Playhouse: 1. Undo the flaps on both the top and the bottom of the cereal box. Flatten the box. Cut…

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How to Save Energy When you Make a Cup of Tea

a green cup of tea

Here’s a quick tip to save energy in the wintertime. The next time you feel a chill and go to prepare yourself a warm cup of tea don’t fill up the entire kettle. Instead, use the mug you plan to drink from as your “measuring…

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