Thursday, November 4, 2010

*Soup Can Makeover*

So I was at Hobby Lobby yesterday just looking around and found this
scrapbook paper that matched my drapes in the craft room perfectly!!
I was sooo excited when i found it...
Since the craft room is still a work in progress i have been trying to organize it the best i can
i need a place to store all my 1,000 scissors

sooo i thought why not a old soup can?
add a little scrapbook paper 

some little hot glue so it will stick



EXCELLENT scissor storage!!


hope you enjoy!!


  1. I need the same thing with a vegetable can and pencils! :)

  2. I just love the black and white

  3. Perfect!! I've always loved this idea...I don't know why I've never done it. :)

  4. I think i want very nice idea and i love the paper !
    I am your newest follower from the blog hop and would love for you to come over to my blog and follow back :)
    Happy week end !

  5. I love the B&W! Wonderful way to upcycle.

  6. Such a FUN and EASY redo! I've used that same paper a time or to!

    Thanks so much for linking up to SS!

    Hannah @

  7. super cute! Im going to have to make one!

  8. Love this DIY idea!! And how easy! I have two desks at home and this is going to look perfect on them!

  9. So simple, yet great results! I'm your newest follower :) Come by my blog and enter my giveaway if you like!

  10. Hi Andrea! Thanks for linking up this project with Theme Party Thursday. I was JUST thinking of making one of these today, but my edges seemed a little sharp. Did you use any special kind of cutting tool to remove the lid? My cans were the pull-tab kind. Thanks again! :)

  11. Hey, Super cute! Love the scrapbook paper design. Great idea! Following you from Meet Me Monday! stop by when you get the chance:

  12. Jami~ i also used the pull tab edges was too sharp. im sure you could always line it with a padding or sand it down? let me kno! and thanks for all your sweet comments!!

  13. Awesome! I'm always on the look out for fun projects using what I already have on hand. This turned out great!

  14. What a cute, simple idea! Looks great!

    I love Hobby Lobbby too, it's a dangerous place for me to set foot though. :-)

    I just posted about an inexpensive makeover I did to a shelf I built. Gotta love thriftiness!!

  15. I love all these cute, easy projects! Thanks for stopping by my blog. I rememeber looking at your Halloween wreath a while back. Super cute!! :)

  16. Cute!!!

    Thanks for linking up to TOO Cute Tuesday!

  17. Hi, I'm your newest follower... hope you check my blog out and I'd love for you to join us Thursdays at the linky party I co-host "A Crafty Soiree"

  18. love it! new follower! nice page!
    come check us out thanks!

  19. Great Blog.. I love the crafty ideas I got just reading your posts!! Found you on Meet me Monday and will surely be back!!!

    Patty (Nana Poppins)

  20. love the can! I did the same thing with some coffee cans, for my sister's carnival themed bridal shower, we used them on our candy buffet!

    Thanks for stopping by Gaffney's Gabs. Following you back.

  21. That is such a cute and inexpensive idea!

    I just found your blog through a Monday blog hop! Have a great evening.

    Amanda @

  22. Thanks for coming to visit me! Returning the follow ... :)

  23. Andrea Thanks so much for linking up to ** AMaze me August**. Such a classic simple project, but the paper you picked is just so cute, I love how it turned out. I FEATURED you today, so come grab a button girl.

    Also just spreading the word, that this week, I am starting another ~~Special Party~~ called **6 weeks 2 JINGLE** all things Christmas, so come check it out, I look forward to some great holiday crafts. :) Thanks again, Bella

  24. OMG!!! this is awesome! i have never been featured EVER! this just made my whole week!!
    cant wait till your 6weeks to jingle...i loved your 6wks to spook for halloween!!

    thanks again for the FEATURE!!

    if your ever interested in a blog swap let me know! ;)

  25. I love that paper and such a thrifty way to containe your scissors. I'm hosting We're Organized Wednesday until Saturday and would love for you to join the party. There's a giveaway too.

  26. Thanks for linking to We're Organized Wednesday.

  27. Love the paper, great storage solution.


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