It is the holidays and in the spirit of gifting and the joy of creating, make useful and fun things for family and friends this time a year. Tis the art of Upcycle: To make new from items that have lost their usefulness or value.
A few flavors of the day:
Paper bag stockings, perfect for gifts of movie passes, lottery tickets or gift certificates:
Piecing together old jeans into a cozy blanket:
Everyone has a little elf inside them. Get out the glue and glitter and release your inner elf. Very fun. Very frugal.