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Colourful projects with paper: Chest of drawers

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This stylish, colourful chest of drawers is sure to become one of the most talked about items in your home.

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Ribbon organiser

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This rack is perfect for storing your rolls of ribbon and washi tape.

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Heart decoration

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We have a clever way for you to reuse your milk bottles.

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Cone-shaped tree

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Use the contemporary combination of geometric patterns and pastel colours with touches of silver for your decorations.

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Seasoned salt

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Make seasoned salts and place them in a special box.

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Painted lace pattern for beautiful walls

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Create a soft, romantic look for your room by using lace to decorate your wall.

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Colourful project with paper: Pot holders

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Add some flair to your kitchen with these pot holders.

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Colourful project with paper: Bed headboard

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This headboard will place you in the league of a top furniture designer.

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Stencilled bedside table

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The gold stencilling looks especially pretty on a broken-white antique bedside table.

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Chalkboard placemats and menu board

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Write your guests’ names or a beautiful quote on your placemats to make everyone feel special.

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Words on the wall

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Use fabric remnants to cover polystyrene letters.

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Gift idea: Building blocks

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Make personalised building blocks for the little guy in your family.

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Good idea: Line a drawer with wallpaper

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Use a piece of leftover wallpaper to line the inside of a drawer as a pretty finishing touch for a cabinet.

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Decoupage a vintage suitcase with toile

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Découpage a vintage suitcase with toile.

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Papier-mâché pear

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Seek inspiration from nature for this papier-mâché project. A bird or starfish design will also work well.

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A designer headboard for your bed

This headboard looks designer-inspired.

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Picture frames

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Use leftover pieces of wood, paper and plastic to make attractive new things out of tired, old ones.

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Workbench

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Give a standard pine workbench a cheerful new look with paint and paper.
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Andy Warhol portraits

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To add a personal touch to this project, use photos of your family.

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Medicine chest

Create a bit of extra storage space for all those little things that you would like to hide from sight. You will need a cabinet (see related article link below) paint small sponge roller and tray paintbrush washers long ruler clear glue chrome handle with a screw drill with wood drill bit To make 1 […]

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Icing roses

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Follow these steps to make plastic icing roses to use as dainty decorations for your cakes.

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Cement floor

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Carpets are routinely being ripped out nowadays to reveal the bare cement floors underneath.

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Decorative table top

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Use leftover scrapbooking paper to decorate a table.

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Create extra storage

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Create a stylish storage drawer.