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These videos will show how to reuse, recycle and repurpose all types of material into useful projects.




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Birdbath Planter

Don't throw away an old birdbath. Recycle it into birdbath planters. This project is so easy and only requires about a half hour to complete. Learn how to make a birdbath planter by watching our video tutorial and reading our step-by-step instructitons. Needlepointers.com

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Book Christmas Tree

Learn how to fold a paperback book into a Christmas tree. DIY book Christmas tree is a super easy, low-cost way to decorate your home. Needlepointers.com

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Decoupage Postage Stamp Container

Looking for a quick and easy rainy day or snow day craft for kids? Look no further than this fun decoupage postage stamp container.

This tutorial will show how to make a fun storage container using an old grit container, used postage stamps, and decoupage.
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Denim Jeans Skirt (No Sewing Necessary)

This video will show you how to make a denim jeans skirt for a doll from old jeans. This skirt will fit an American Girl Doll or any 18" doll. Needlepointers.com



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Dish Drying Mat

How about repurposing old towel into a Dish Drying Mat. Needlepointers.com

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Dish Garden Bird Feeder

This garden art project will add a unique, lovely accent to her garden and making a dish bird feeder is fun an easy.
Watch this tutorial to learn how to make one.
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Doll Braided Headband

How to make a doll braided headband for American Girl Doll or 18" doll. This headband is made repurposing plastic newspaper covers/sleeves. Needlepointers.com

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Doll Infinity Scarf

How to make a doll infinity scarf from t-shirt yarn for an American Girl Doll or 18" doll. This is a super quick and easy project. Needlepointers.com



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Easter Basket

How to make a crocheted basket with plastic bag yarn. Free Easter basket pattern. Needlepointers.com

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Fusing - Plastic Bag Fusing

How to fuse plastic bags into material for making projects. Needlepointers.com

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Garden Dish Flower

Have your seen garden dish flowers in yards, shops and craft fairs? This DIY tutorial will show you how to make them yourself.
Dish flowers are are way to add fun and whimsical art to your garden.
The best part is they are so easy to make.
By the Needlepointers.com Staff

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Gift Card Holder

How to make a gift card holder. Learn how to make a quick and easy gift card holder by recycling a toilet paper roll. Needlepointers.com



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Gift Tags

How to make gift tags by recycling greeting cards. Needlepointers.com

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Halloween Spooky Egg Carton Spiders

Time for Halloween crafts. Get kids involved with Halloween decorating by showing them how to make a simple, fun classic Halloween craft - creepy crawly egg carton spiders. Needlepointers.com

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How to Make a T-Shirt Quilt

Do you have piles of t-shirts around the house with sentimental value that you don't wear? Make a t-shirt quilt. Needlepointers.com

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Log Tea Light Candle Holder

Rustic candle holders are popular.
By simply upcycling wood logs and adding tealight candles you can make this easy DIY wood candle holder set in about an hour.
Best of all, the set of log candle holders cost practically nothing to make.
YouTuber Tim Rosanelli



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Magnetic Pin Dish

A magnetic pin dish is a handy sewing tool. Learn how to repurpose a dish into Magnetic Pin Dish.
Learn how by watching our video and reading our step-by-step instructions.
This dish also works great in the bedroom, office and workshop to hold bobby pins, earrings, safety pins, paper clips, etc.
Needlepointers.com Staff

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Newpaper Bag Yarn

Recycle newspaper bag sleeves into yarn which can be used in crocheting, knitting and weaving projects. Needlepointers.com

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Patriotic Postage Stamp Plaque

This patriotic flag wall plaque made from patriotic postage stamps is a wonderful decoration for the 4th of July holiday, Memorial Day or Labor Day. Make one yourself from recycled postage stamps with our tutorial. Needlepointers.com

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Plastic Bag Yarn - Plarn

How to recycle plastic grocery bags into plastic bag yarn also known as plarn. This sturdy plastic bag yarn can be used for lots of different crocheting, knitting and weaving projects. Needlepointers.com



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Pocket Handbag

How to make a small, cute handbag using an old jeans or shorts pocket. This project only requires simple sewing skills so beginners and kids can sew this project.

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Recycle Envelopes - Shopping Tip Video

Recycle envelopes by writing your craft shopping list on the outside of the envelope and placing coupons, fabric swatches or other items inside the envelope for handy reference. Needlepointers.com

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Rustic Holiday Decoration

Take a walk in the woods and gather supplies. Then make this rustic holiday decoration. Tim Rosanelli YouTube Channel

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String Piecing with Foundation Paper (String Quilting)

How to make a sting quilt block using paper as the foundation. This technique is so easy and fun and a great way to use scrap fabric. Needlepointers.com



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T-Shirt PIllow

A video on how to sew a t-shirt pillow. Needlepointers.com

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T-Shirt Tote

How to make a t-shirt tote bag by recycling an old tee shirt. This simple and quick tote bag can be made in less than a half hour and is so easy to make even someone learning to use can made it. Needlepointers.com

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T-shirt Yarn - How to Make T-Shirt Yarn

Learn how to make one continuous strip of t-shirt yarn from a T-shirt. T-shirt yarn is also known a T-yarn. Upcycle old tee-shirts into yarn and have fun crocheting, knitting and weaving with it. Needlepointers.com

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T-shirt Yarn - Joining Two Pieces

A video on how to join two pieces of t-shirt yarn together without sewing. This is a quick method for joining t-shirt yarn. Needlepointers.com



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T-shirt Yarn - Joining Two Pieces (Method #2)

A video showing how to join two pieces of t-shirt yarn together using a few small stitches. Needlepointers.com

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T-Shirt Yarn Necklace - How to Make

A t-shirt yarn necklace is a great project for kids, tweens, teens and adults. It is SUPER QUICK and SUPER EASY and SUPER FUN .

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Washcloth/Dishcloth

How to make washcloth or dishcloth by repurposing old towels. Recycle old towels with this idea. Needlepointers.com

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Wine Bottle Gift Bag (Repurpose Denim Jeans)

How to turn denim jeans into a wine bottle gift bag. Needlepointers.com



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Wreath - Plastic Bag Wreath

A fun way to recycle plastic grocery bags is to make a holiday wreath.

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Yarn Holder - Oatmeal Canister Yarn Holder

Recycle an ordinary oatmeal container and turn it into a yarn holder. No more tangled yarn.











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