Sunday, February 19, 2012

Hardware Samples into Decor

Hello everyone!  Today I wanted to share with you a little project I have came up with that I think is 

pretty awesome!  


While walking through Home Depot  {my favorite store}  I came across these little "tags" that are 

samples of different laminate flooring and my mind started turning...


{Hmm...I bet these bad boys could replace the cardboard tags that I am constantly making!}   

I grabbed a bunch and went home to test my theory.  I figured since they were a laminate surface I    

could use Dry Erase Markers to decorate the fronts and just erase and repeat!


And what do you know? My theory was right!! {YAY}
Next step was to make a place to display them since they can be reused...


I also have a Memo Board that I dress up for the different holidays and have incorporated  

these little "tags" into!


Let me know what you think!

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8 comments:

  1. Great idea! I love how they already have holes in them too!

    --Katie
    @ Creatively Living

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  2. I love this and pinned this! I think I might paint some with chalkboard paint ...

    ... and they can be used as present tags that the giftee could reuse too!

    :)

    Linda

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  3. I love this. You are a genius! And Linda I love you idea for the gift tags too. How have I never seen these before? I am a new follower visiting from Sumo's Sweet Stuff. Vicky from Mess For Less

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  4. Love this!
    I just started a brand new themed link party which includes recycled crafts. I would love to have you share this - http://rustic-crafts.com/?p=5388

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  5. cute idea. I have so much stuff in my place to upcycle!!

    Hey Stopping by/following from the stalker hop!

    XOXO
    Paula

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  6. Cute idea! I'll be heading to Lowes and HD and hoping they don't catch on! Ha! New follower! ~Lori

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