Today we decided to go for some simple recycling by turning something like this:
into something pretty and useful like this:
You will need:
Old tin or box
Paint (for whatever type of surface you’re using)
Trusty typewriter or label maker if you have one
Pretty tape to decorate the lid
Clean out your tin throughly and make sure it is completely dry. Then paint the outside of the tin with the colour of your choice, ours took a couple of coats so leave plenty of time to let each coat dry inbetween.
Using either you typewriter, printer or label maker make a little label for whatever you would like to store inside. We went for buttons. Glue onto front of tin.
Decorate lid if you so wish, we used some pretty masking tape we had but use your imagination as the possibilities are endless.
Then fill it up and start using it.
What else have you recycled recently? Comment with any questions as always.
Handsome and Pretty