How-To: Recycled Mint Tins with Washi Tape and Mod Podge

Recycle mint tins with washi tape and mod podge to make little sewing kits or earbud storage.

    I love a good upcycling craft, I love little storage containers, and I also love Washi Tape. This, my friends, is therefore my “Trifecta” of crafting- a project that recycles mint tins- like the ones for Altoids- into happy little storage tins- great for earbud storage! Disclosure: links below are affiliate links and I’ll receive a small commission if you make a purchase. Thank you for supporting CTD. To make them, you’ll need: Recycled mint tin (I used […]

Upcycled Mini Notebooks

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I go through little notebooks like fishes go through water. I keep one in my car, one in my purse, one in my coat pocket…. well, lets just say you can’t have too many. They are ridiculously easy with Claudine Hellmuth’s Sticky Backed Canvas and they make great gifts, too. Here’s what you’ll need: Mini Notebooks from the Dollar Store Claudine Hellmuth’s Sticky-backed canvas Paint, markers, etc. to decorate the canvas Hole punch or X-Acto knife Elastic cording, like from […]

Craft Product Review: Mod Podge Dimensional Magic

OK, I originally posted this in May, but it’s right on time for Mod Podge Week! I use Mod Podge for a lot of my projects. A LOT. But there are some projects that need that extra “pop” of a raised glaze, or to fill a bezel. Enter Mod Podge Dimensional Magic by Plaid. Now, back in the day, I was addicted to a glaze product by Plaid called Royal  Coat Dimensional Magic…but sadly, it was discontinued. I used in […]