She Doesn't Throw Away Her Newspaper - How She Uses It Instead Is Genius
Cailyn Finkel 1/20/2016
Newspapers serve all kinds of purposes besides supplying the public with all the news that's fit to print. Once you're finished reading you can transform the paper with these fun projects!
Give your manicure a totally unique touch with this cool idea. Learn how to do it yourself by following this helpful YouTube video.
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Give a boring table a cool makeover with this surprisingly easy tutorial, from the Crafty Claire blog.
Decoupage The Back Of A Chair
The comic section looks great decoupaged on furniture! See how to make a cool chair like this on the Haute Nature website.
Newspaper Gift Bag
Next time there's a gift to give, skip the store and make a bag out of your old newspaper! Get the details at the How About Orange blog.
Give Your Switch Plates A Makeover
Mod Podge and newspaper can be combined to make your boring switch plates way more interesting. Try to make them yourself by following the instructions at josiejones.com!
Control Weeds With "Newspaper Lasagna"
Did you know that layering newspaper before you plant something can help prevent weeds from growing? Learn more about this natural weed repellent on the One Good Thing By Jillee webpage.
Paper Mache Bowls
Create a fruit bowl that will catch everyone's eye by making one out of paper mache! Check out the steps on the The Lulu Bird blog.
Make Your Own Fire Logs
Save money on wood by using newspaper rolls as long-lasting fire logs. They're a great way to start a larger fire, too!
See how to make your own newspaper logs on this WikiHow page.
Gorgeous Newspaper Art
Use the same paper mache technique you mastered earlier to make a beautiful piece of shadow art like this! If you love this design and want it for your own home, take a peek at the Crafted Love blog.
Try A Paper Bouquet
Simplicity is key with this breathtaking project.
Use newspaper, twine and flowers (real or faux) to create a dainty bouquet. This is a great idea for a spring wedding, as well!
Learn how to make a newspaper basket by watching the video below.
Save The Pages From The Recycling Bin
Instead of tossing that coffee-stained newspaper, save a few pages and try these exciting projects instead!