Collapsible Pinwheels For Sale in my Etsy Shop!!!

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I just listed my first creation in a long time for sale in my Etsy shop!

I have started to make my collapsible book page pinwheels/rosettes in many different patterns!  They are about 14 inches in diameter when opened and only 7 inches long and 1/2 inch thick when folded up.  This allows for easy, safe storage when they are not on display!!

Check them out!!

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New decoration sets just in time for Valentine’s Day!

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Sorry I have been a little lax with my blogging lately, I have been super busy.  I was in Pittsburgh all last week for a Google Analytics and Adwords training as well as working on finishing my Master’s degree in Information Technology to graduate in Spring 2012!

But somewhere I found some time to make these two lovely decoration sets.

Wreath & Set – $32.00
Just the Set – $12.00
Wreath & Set – $32.00
Just the Set – $12.00

Hopefully I will find more time to blog some great tutorials next week!  Have a great weekend!
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New Decoration Sets added to my Etsy Shop

I’ve added several great decoration sets that some of you probably have seen at shows before to my Etsy shop.

Check them out:

Sheet Music Pinwheels/Flowers with Wreath – $30
Just the Decoration Set – $10
Sheet Music Pinwheels/Flowers with Wreath – $30 
Just the Decoration Set – $10

Book Page Snowflakes with Pearl Centers with Wreath – $40
Just the Decoration Set – $20

If interested in any of the sets above and you are in the Massena, Canton, Potsdam area please send me an e-mail at themadrecycler@hotmail.com and we can arrange to meet up!

I will also be at the Christmas Vendor Market this Saturday, Dec 17th at the Old Phil’s Florist Shop in Downtown Massena from 10 – 2 with a whole selection of decorations and wreaths.

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For all my friends getting married! Etsy Weddings: Botanical Garden

I get Etsy’s weekly wedding newsletter and I fell in love with this weeks and thought I would share it with all of you!

Reclaimed Wood. HAPPILY EVER AFTER STARTS HERE. Wedding Signs With 1 Stake. Hand Painted Custom Order.
Reclaimed Wood Sign by TRUECONNECTION
Glass Fairy Lights - with white glass dust, large
Fused Glass Fairy Lights by redbrickglass

SALE . posy baskets in cottage pink . four papier mache vintage-inspired candy containers
papier mache posy baskets by katescottage2
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Happy Weekend!
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Springs n’ Things is now The Mad Recycler

I mentioned in my last post that I thought I had outgrown Springs n’ Things since I would also like to move into making recycled jewelry and with my love for Alice in Wonderland, I became “The Mad Recycler”.  Watch for more great recycling projects!

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Happy Friday! Sign up for Etsy Newsletters!

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I receive daily emails from Etsy which are mostly themed in some way, but I totally love them and suggest them for others.  It is something I look forward to everyday b/c the items are so unique.  Visit the Etsy Newsletter site to sign up for several different options, such as Etsy Finds, Etsy Weddings and Etsy Dudes!

I absolutely fell in love with this weeks Etsy Weddings e-mail titled “Miss Peony”, Check it out! – And yes I apologize to the BF again for looking at wedding stuff 🙂

One of my favorite items is from a jewelry/accessory maker, sayagdis, out of the Netherlands.  Almost all of the peices are used creating vintage jewelry.  Recycled at its finest and I would love to own any of the pieces they make!  And for all of my friends getting married, great unique wedding pieces!

Romantic flower bouquet vintage collage bridal haircomb
Romantic flower bouquet vintage collage bridal haircomb – $85.00

Don’t forget the Holiday Shopping Kick Off Fair this Saturday, March 12 at the Massena American Legion from 3 – 8 pm.  Become a fan on Facebook, to see when we will be visiting a town near you!

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Happy Friday! Sign up for Etsy Newsletters!

I receive daily emails from Etsy which are mostly themed in some way, but I totally love them and suggest them for others.  It is something I look forward to everyday b/c the items are so unique.  Visit the Etsy Newsletter site to sign up for several different options, such as Etsy Finds, Etsy Weddings and Etsy Dudes!

I absolutely fell in love with this weeks Etsy Weddings e-mail titled “Miss Peony”, Check it out! – And yes I apologize to the BF again for looking at wedding stuff 🙂

One of my favorite items is from a jewelry/accessory maker, sayagdis, out of the Netherlands.  Almost all of the peices are used creating vintage jewelry.  Recycled at its finest and I would love to own any of the pieces they make!  And for all of my friends getting married, great unique wedding pieces!

Romantic flower bouquet vintage collage bridal haircomb
Romantic flower bouquet vintage collage bridal haircomb – $85.00

Don’t forget the Holiday Shopping Kick Off Fair this Saturday, March 12 at the Massena American Legion from 3 – 8 pm.  Become a fan on Facebook, to see when we will be visiting a town near you!

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Happy Friday! “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi – A Great Upcycled Treasury

Took a break yesterday from blogging because I have a really great project to share next week that has really changed the direction of my bedspring wreaths.  Earlier this week I created a wonderful treasury on Etsy to featured other great shops that create using upcycled/recycled/repurposed materials.

The treasury list is titled: “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

60" Flower Garden Rug made to order from recycled t shirts
60″ Flower Garden Rug Made from Recycled T-Shrits in a fellow NYers shop: greenatheart


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