Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Ideas for Repurposing

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Most Popular Repurposing Tricks of 2011

Make a Lunch Box from a Milk Jug

Family living site Disney Family Fun shows us how to repurpose an empty milk jug into a lunch container by washing it out, drawing lines as shown in the photo, cutting it out, folding, and attaching a hook and loop closure.

Most Popular Repurposing Tricks of 2011

Make an Awesome Lamp Out of Plastic Cups

Having recently moved into an apartment with far less built-in lighting, I've come to find that lamps are pretty useful when you want to actually see indoors. It turns out you can repurpose old plastic cups into a great lamp.

Most Popular Repurposing Tricks of 2011

Hang a Picture with an Old Soda Can Tab

If you have a frame that's doesn't have a wire on the back for hanging, you don't need to go searching for a way to hang it up. All you need is a screw and an old soda can.
In order to pull this off, we'll need to remove the pull tab from the soda can without damaging it.

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