T-Shirt Tote Bag for Kids

T-shirt-tote-bag-for-kids at cupcakesandcrinoline.com #tshirt #totebag #recycle #repurpose

T-shirt tote bags are such a great way to repurpose an old t-shirt.  The cost is nothing, you can do so many different things with them and they are one of the easiest things you will ever make.    Click to continue reading  

DIY Lotion Dispenser with Pump ~ Recycle

DIY Lotion Dispenser with Pump @cupcakesandcrinoline

{This is not a pretty project but it is a recycling project and I finally got to play with some funky Duct Tape} Do you use moisturizer and find yourself frustrated when you know there’s a good amount left in the bottle but it won’t ‘pump out’ anymore so then you remove the pump and try to scrape the sides and use that ~ and

DIY Free Greeting Card Organizer

Card Organizer 1

I have been on an organization, declutter, redecorate and reuse ‘kick’ lately.  I have a dresser that I keep computer paper, mailing supplies, camera accessories, etc. in……I also keep a box of greeting cards in there.  I was going through the dresser a few days ago and realized how many cards I never sent because I couldn’t find them {ugh}…so I thought I would organize

Gift Wrap & Topper {Recycled & Almost Free}

Newspaper Package Topper

You have so many gifts to wrap, you’re trying to save money, you want to recycle & yet still be creative-look no further- use your newspaper!  For smaller gifts the newspaper always has been a great way to wrap a gift and recycle but you can also make an adorable topper to match that adds a feminine finishing touch to your gift that’s simple &

How-To Blow Out Eggs and Decorate Them

egg-vase-with-flowers

    I was making a recipe the other day that called for eggs and the wheels in my head started turning {this tends to frighten those who know me!}.  What could I do with some of the eggshells?   I have never blown out an egg before but wanted to use the shell as one piece.  I looked up how to blow out eggs