7. Create a kitschy pendant lamp from office extras
This fun pendant lamp is bright, colorful and perfect for adding a touch of pizzazz to your workspace or crafting room. But can you guess what it’s made from?
Dreamed up by Mad in Crafts blogger Jessica Hill, the lamp itself is an old wastebasket with added color and texture from neon zip-ties. Want to give it a try? Head to this simple tutorial at Mad in Crafts for tips, instructions and step-by-step photos to help you do it right.
8. Reuse binders to stay organized at home
Bring some of those savvy organizational skills home with you by repurposing old work binders to keep bills, to-do lists, receipts, recipes and other household must-haves within close reach.