Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Repurpose Challenge: July 2014

Hello everyone!
So super excited to share with you today my repurposed project made for the I Am Roses July 2014 Challenge. The challenge for this month is to recycle or repurpose something, and I had this strange plastic sleeve from a cosmetic product I purchased, that was calling my name. I could not bring myself to throw it out, as I thought it as perfectly good acrylic that could not go to waste. It really looked like nothing much, but I just couldn't part with it, so......I repurposed it, and made a little treat holder with it!

I used Big Pressie Tia from Some Odd girl, colored her up with my Copics, used some My Creative Time Dies, I Am Roses flowers,  as well as some ribbon for the transformation. You could say that I also repurposed the turquoise ribbon too. Originally they were strips from an opened package I  received, which I ended up saving, because the color was so pretty. It came to good use!
You can easily add anything you want in this little treat box, candy, jewelry, a gift card....the possibilities are endless here. It was simple to create, and fun, this particular one, perfect for a birthday celebration.
I hope you are inspired this month to repurpose something, and submit it into the I Am Roses Challenge. There's a nice prize for the winner. Make sure you follow the rules to be eligible to win, and check below for the list of products I used on this project. Thanks for stopping by!

Products used:

1'' Yellow Cherry Blossom by IAm Roses.com
Small Yellow Flower by I Am Roses.com
Small Mixed Pink Gardenia Curly Petals by I Am Roses.com (inside the treat box)
Dear Lizzy Day Dreamer Paper Collection
EK Success Small Dotted Scallop Punch (discontinued product)
Copic Colors: E000, E21,E11, R01, R20, BV00, E15, E25, E29,Y02, Y06, Y08, Y19, 0, B52, B41, B45, RV21, RV34, RV34, RV69
We Are memory Keepers Small gold Eyelets


10 comments:

  1. Seriously, this is the cutest thing. And so easily we trash these items that we can upcycle.
    Amazing work!
    Love the colors.
    x0, D

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    1. Thank you. I saw that plastic sleeve and could not bring myself to throw it our. The craziness is my head lol. Thanks for stopping by!

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  2. Oh my ...how fun is this!!
    Such a great idea!! Totally love the result!!
    THANKS so much for joining our Some Odd Girl July Linky Party! :)

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  3. What a great idea and such cute end result!

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  4. oh my! this is FABULOUS! what a great way to brighten up a room! how awesome would scented potpourri be in there, too? i love the flower petal idea and would love to make one of these! thanks so much for sharing in the Some Odd Girl linky party, Sharon!

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  5. Sharon this is OMG WOW!!! Absolutely love the idea and what you did with it - CLEVER GIRL!! Thanks for joining Some Odd Girl's July Linky party!! Can't wait to see what else you share with us!

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  6. This is so cute!! So glad you shared it with us on the Some Odd Girl Linky Party.

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