Whether you’re planning an event or sprucing up your home, there are endless DIY projects for upcycling wine corks and crates. Here are a few fun examples to spark your inspiration.
Source: Cleverly Inspired
Source: LLH Designs
Source: Ardent Photography
Source: The Flash Dance
Complete DIY Instruction on Vintage Chic.
Source: Just Chic Events
Letterpress is the oldest method of printing, and even today’s letterpress designs are printed using antique presses. Because the process is so hands-on, with each color needing to printed separately and every piece of paper being fed individually, letterpress cards can be quite pricey – but oh so worth it! The result is an invite/card/poster that is a completely unique, work of art.
Here are a few of our favorites around the web…
Design: Jessie Harte
Design & Printing: Alee and Press
Design & Printing: Ice Cream Social
Design & Printing: Wiley Valentine
Design & Printing: St. Gertrude
Mason jars are the ultimate storage container, perfect for canning veggies, keeping sauces fresh, or even as a drinking cup. For events though, the decor options seem to be endless. Here are a few of my favorite takes on the glass jar…
For complete DIY instructions follow these links…
1. Hanging Candle Holders | 2. Hanging Vases | 3. Tinted Rainbow Jars | 4. Pastel Painted Jars 5. Unique Photo Frames
I found this super simple DIY project on Grow Creative to create glowing lanterns, perfect for summertime get-togethers. All you need is recycled tin cans, spray paint, a few tools, and voila! Pretty lanterns that can be customized for any color palette! Check out the instructions here.
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