Get crafty with vinyl placemats

recycle vinyl placemat cut outs for crafts

Vinyl has many great attributes making it an excellent material for DIY projects. It is flexible, durable, holds shape well and is inexpensive. You can purchase sheets of vinyl to craft with or you can recycle your own vinyl products.

When I think of this material, my first thought is of vinyl placemats. They come in an unlimited amount shapes, sizes and designs. Additionally they are inexpensive and extremely convenient. Because they are cheap, I often buy fun designs and colors but retire them way before their expiration date. Instead of throwing them away or shoving them in the back of your kitchen cabinets, make a fun DIY craft with them! read more

Handmade Christmas cards

Handmade Christmas cards – The holidays are coming quickly, there still some time left for Homemade Christmas crafts and cards! When I need to make a lot of cards, I like to pick a product that makes it easier to to choose the colors and design. It helps me speed up my creative process. This year I have created a number of cards using felt embellishments created by Pebbles Inc from the Welcome Christmas line. I have three cards to share using some of these felt embellishments. read more