Today I'am inspired to post about the creativity of recycled Christmas wreaths. Aside from being so colorful they can also add a sense of elegance to your door room or walls or they can be look completely tacky, depending on how you made it. Since a wreath is a repeating pattern wrapped in a circle, you can create them out of practically anything.
Aluminum Cans (image: eco-artware.com)
Old Bicycle Wheel
Folding Newspaper German Stars (image: craftycrafty.tv)
Plastic Bags (image: ecowomen.net)
Toilet Tissue Roll
Crayons (image: twoheartstogether.com/tatertotsandjello.com)
Necktie (image: lifesprk.com)
Colored Magazine Pages (image: casasugar.com)
Old Sweaters (image: savvyhousekeeping.com)
Electronic Parts (image: wordofthenerdonline.com)
If you drink a lot of take-out coffee,
this is a great way to re-use the coffee sleeves
make a wreath out of them.
Before you rush out to the department store for a holiday decor, think first and pay a visit to your storage room, garage and attic. You may find a waste items here to turn into a Christmas decor, no need to break your bank, use what you have, save on decor and go on frugal holiday. Just a simple strategies and a dash of creativity can go a long, long way when it comes to decorating. Try all these tutorials for a festive--yet frugal--home.
Labels: Christmas Decor Video Tutorials
Majority of us are looking to cut costs now a days, as well as finding ways to lessen landfill waste. As per record, americans spend over 15 billion dollars every year on new holiday decors, which are generally packaged in items that end up in the garbage. With the holidays in full swing, we urged people to recycle materials for their Christmas decorations this year. Use recycled items you would normally consider something to fill your home with Christmas spirit. This will help save money as well as address the garbage problem that piles up during the holiday season.
Labels: Christmas Decor on a Budget
12 oz Soda Can
Large Beads for head
Seed Beads for Halo
Craft Wire 20 Gauge
Scissors for cutting Aluminum
Needle Tool or Bead Reamer
Masking Tape (optional)Credit to: LINK