Mug Holder turned Jewelry Holder

created at: 05/24/2010

Stephie's behavior while browsing Good Will sounds very familiar. Case in point: as she was perusing the store's aisles recently, she spotted two mug holders and a lazy Susan and proceeded to stare at them, trying to think of something to turn them into. This is EXACTLY what I do. I often wonder if the people around me think I have some sort of disorder, staring intently a bit too long at random crap. Anyhoo,    the lightbulb popped on for Stephie as she figured her finds would make a great spinning jewelry holder for her dresser. In all, the entire project set her back a scant $2.50! You can read all about the project at madebystephie. Via.

created at: 05/24/2010

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Barbara Robbins on May 09, 2011:

So enthralling! The white coat of paint definitely completed the look of the holder.

dan on May 06, 2011:

Very nice and original indeed!This kind of jewelry might be a good idea for a gift. Either it expensive or cheap, a good gift will convey words as expression of your genuine attention. Think also about a nice watch because both men and women loves watch as expensive gift- it makes you have <a rel="follow" href="http://watchus.com/">charm</a> , style and class.

DesigningMom on May 27, 2010:

I love this idea! Thanks.

Tauney on May 25, 2010:

Too funny. I did the very same thing about a year ago. I didn't even know what the mug holder was, I just thought it would make a good jewelry hanger!

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