junks to treasures

It has been a while since my last few upcycled projects.  I still wear my metal splints on both hands to bed especially these last few months to help ease my never-seems-to-go-away bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome so that has deterred me from getting too enthusiastic about my junk-upcycling. During the good days over the past…

succumbed to the hashtag

So that’s it, I gave in to the hashtag and created my account with Instagram! I thought I had enough on my hands when I started blogging, one more thing to handle in addition to my Facebook account.  At the time I had started a weekly project that would last through the whole year where…

keep track of my wine glass

It has been a long while since I worked on any upcycling crafts.  I eventually got round to it two weeks ago and got my hands on a very simple project with minimal materials. Here it is — no fuss upcycled wine glass markers! Materials: plastic bottle rings, satin bias tapes of various colours, elastic…

“green” fingers – upcycling

Upcycling — giving an old item a new and better purpose in life which greatly helps save the environment, or simply put — turning otherwise discarded items/rubbish into something more useful or beautiful, and of better value. Upcycling crafts = green crafts and hence, my version of “green” fingers! “Green” Fingers 2015 – Project 1…