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From This to That: More Clever Repurposing DIY Projects

This July, we're focusing on all things thrifty, recycle-y, and makeover-y. Last week, Chris rounded up eight cool repurposing projects, and this week, I'm bringing you six more!

First up: our tricked-out tricycle makeover:

A shabby secondhand trike gets a facelift

I bet you wouldn't believe these pretty decorative trees are made out of ...... junk mail!

Junk mail trees

Turn garbage bags into fabric!

Turn garbage bags into fabric

Yes, it's possible to make your own garden sprinker using just a water bottle and discarded ball-point pens.

DIY recycled sprinkler

Make an apron from a pillowcase:

Make an apron from a pillowcase

Chris shows you how to make a gift box from an old cereal box!

Make a gift box from a cereal box

That's it for this time, we'll be back next Wednesday with another roundup, so stay tuned!

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