This is one of my new favorite words. I have always been a bit of and "upcycler". Some might have termed me as a bit of a hoarder.
Just a wee bit.
I get it from my grandmothers. One was a true hoarder of rubber bands, plastic bags, etc. My other is so thrifty and can stretch a dollar a country mile.
I inherited their genes that got activated during the depression.
It is an obsession for me to save things that I "might" be able to use later. Since I was a kid I have been doing that.
Now, thanks to all those DIY blogs, I have more ideas than I know what to do with.
Here are a couple of upcycles from boxes that I put together for Valentines.
Pick Your Plum.
She has a new deal every day and sometimes it is something I will use. 40 yards of 4 different colors of ric rac. So many uses.