12 January 2010

Free & Fun

Do you have some bags or pouches with company logos
as the main design?


Take for instance this pouch from an airline.

It came with a lanyard and inside, a pair of socks,
mints, toothbrush & toothpaste.


I wanted to use the pouch again, so I thought,

"Time for some blah to Tada!" magic.


I covered the logo with a row of multicolored buttons.

Then I replaced the lanyard with a shorter ribbon
that can go around my wrist.

Now the free bag is also a fun bag! I'll use it to hold my keys, some cash & a cellphone for quick trips to the supermarket. I can store a camera or iPod in it, too.

Wishing you a Tada! Tuesday!

12 comments:

  1. great idea claire! my parents collect these kinds of random pouches and try their best to re-use them instead of throwing them all out, but now with this idea, they'll look better than having some logo on it. :)

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  2. and yet another "now why didn't I think of that" !!! Thank you - great post!

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  3. You are so sweet SweetJeanette! Thanks!

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  4. So neat! I have a scarf with a few moth holes in it, I'm going to use fun buttons all over to cover them just like this!

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  5. Nice to hear from you again Pretty Pink Rat! Thanks for your visit!

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  6. Thanks Sooz! I'm always on the lookout for cute, bargain buttons :)

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  7. Nice work. I love how you've spruced up these boring but useful items! You've given me some good ideas for transforming some promotional items I have lying around.

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  8. Hi Betsy Bargain! Thanks for stopping by & I'm glad to be of help :)

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  9. Just found you on Pinterest this morning. Thank you!

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    1. Hi Diana! So nice to "meet" you! Thanks for visiting my blog! :)

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