Faux-Dichroic Glass Pendants (Recycle Craft)

Faux Dichroic Glass Pendant Tutorial from CraftTestDummies.com

  Today I have a fun recycle craft for you- Faux Dichroic Glass Pendants. I love the look of fused glass but don’t have the time, tools or inclination! So I came up with this great way to reuse beach glass (or tumbled glass shards) and….wait for it….basket cellophane! Before I get to the tute, let me show you how they look worked up into finished jewelry. wp_ad_camp_4] It’s pretty simple. Here’s what you need: Disclosure: some of the links […]

How to Make A Chronicle Quilt {Recycle Craft}

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Chronicle Quilts are so named because they were made by sewing strips of fabric on newspaper- like the Chronicle- to make warm, inexpensive quilts during the Depression. In the time when the motto was “Use it up, wear it out: Just make do, or do without.” ….this quilt can help you “use it up”- all those scraps from your stash AND empty your recycle bin of newspapers. Plus, since it’s sew-and-flip technique, there is no fussy measuring or seam-matching- just […]