Category Archives: Crafty Beggars

10 Ways to Jazz Up Old Glass Jars

Ambassadors, Crafty Beggars, Home Crafts

Wendy Turner Webster, of the Crafty Beggars, is renowned for her ability to reuse and upcycle old items found in the home. With the motto ‘Don’t bin it!’, she transforms old pieces of furniture, packaging, and accessories into something beautiful. That’s why we gave Wendy a challenge. We asked her to jazz up 10 old glass jars for practical and decorative use.

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Crafty Beggars: Fabulous Foils

Ambassadors, Crafty Beggars, Papercraft

“When I first used coloured foils with some double-sided adhesive transfers, I actually gave a little yelp of delight when I saw the result! (Now you know what passes for entertainment in the Turner Webster household!). Joking aside, what I love about working with foils is the stunningly super-shiny results – it’s as simple as that. You can use a lot of foils to create a real wow factor or just a few bits here and there for highlighting purposes. Whatever way you choose to use them, the results will always be attention-grabbing.” Wendy Turner Webster

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