We’ve all bought a newspaper and magazine at some point in out life, but we usually end up throwing them away after a week or so. Newspapers and magazines is made from paper which is a manufactured from woodpulp. This makes is a great material to repurpose and reuse on your DIY Projects!
Today newspapers and magazines can be found in any news agency but their numbers are declining due to the use of free online news and magazine websites.
These 35 Genius Ways To Repurpose Your Newspapers And Magazines are fantastic for all crafters! With some beautiful do-it-yourself ideas like creating a stylish clock from old newspapers, convert your boring walls into a vintage black and white paradise or even create some hipster origami bow ties!
1. Starburst Clock
Who needs numbers on their clocks? Instructions here.
OR an even better recycling bin, because you know, you’re recycling the materials. See the tutorial here.
White envelopes are just sooo boring. Directions here.
4. 3D Butterfly Art
More ideas and tutorial here.
5. Subscription Card Bracelet
Hey, subscription inserts have to have their use too. Learn how to make this banglehere.
6. Award Ribbons
Because you’re #1! (In the crafting world, that is.) Click here for directions.
7. Mini Basket
That underwater basket weaving class is coming in handy. Instructions here.
Cool journal, bro. Additional steps here.
11. Origami Bows
These will make any gift pop! Perfect your bow here.
12. Hanging Triangle Banner
13. Cutout Art
WALL-E!!! Directions here.
14. Newspaper Dress
NEW TREND??? Instructions here.
You better get started…
This piece is by artist Yun-Woo Choi, and you can view more of the collection here.
17. Suitcase Pattern
Don’t buy a new duffel Ever. Again. Step-by-step guide here.
18. Wedding Bouquet
A cheap, but creative arrangement for the DIY bride. Check it out here.
Forget the bear, you need to make one of your cat, ASAP. Click here for directions.
20. Side Tables
For the “I’m too lazy to get real tables” part of you. Furnish your home with thistutorial.
21. News Nails
If you don’t have rubbing alcohol, any drinking alcohol like vodka and whiskey will work. Simple steps here.
24. Confetti Magazine Bowls
Can I put cereal in this bowl?
This craft is proven to get more knocks on your door.
26. Gift Bags
Click here for the bag on the left and here for the right.
28. Decoupaged Chairs
For more pictures click here.
Check out the comments on this post for simple instructions.
29. Hair Bow
So. Cute. See the tutorial here.
30. Small Bags
Perfect for little knickknacks. Tutorial here.
A trivet protects the countertop from hot pans and dishes — so why not make this cute one?
People won’t even know these beads are made from paper.