Posts Tagged ‘Upcycled’

Pink wallet makeover

A certain little girl turned six years old this week, and we decided she was old enough for her very own wallet…even if it’s only to hold her ever-growing collection of credit card-shaped pieces of cardboard that she pulls out of the recycling.

November 2011 - Pink wallet makeover (1)

We picked up this plain Jane pink wallet at Savers.  It has lots of pockets, a change purse, and it even has a calculator inside.

November 2011 - Pink wallet makeover (3)

But, there’s a problem.  It also has a bad case of Stuck-on Price Tag-itis.  Paired with Peeling Vinyl Syndrome, this can be a terminal diagnosis.

November 2011 - Pink wallet makeover (11)

But dressed up with ribbon, sequins, and one old earring, now it’s even better than new.

November 2011 - Pink wallet makeover (13)

Peeling Vinyl Syndrome cured!  And the girl loved it.