This is a great idea to upcycle those old jeans into something you’ll use all the time. Try sewing these fun storage bins from an old pair of jeans. Get the full sewing tutorial here => Denim Do-It All Bins Happy Sewing! Read more.
Translucent butterflies - effect is actually very nice, traced and cut from milk jug plastic and colored with Sharpies - replace pipecleaners with beads and metal finds. Milk Jug Decorative Window Crafts by Alphamom -
Tube bracelets take cheap vinyl tubing from lowe's/home depot and fill it with glitter/beads/sparkles etc. cut a slightly wider piece and connect the two sides with it. a tube bracelet :) Thinking it would make a GREAT birthday party activity!
Have lots of worn down or unused colored pencils laying around? Don't toss them in a box and let them collect dust, make recycled jewelry with this Colored Pencil Jewelry tutorial. They would make a great gift for a teacher!