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By Alison Caporimo, Meera Lee Patel

Cool craft projects for people who enjoy fashioning handmade items but don’t want to spend a lot of time or money


Each of these 50 crafts comes together in a snap with the simplest materials — paint swatches, twine, tag-sale ceramics — to create elegant and practical home decor that transcends its humble components. Whether it’s re-creating designer jewelry with nail polish on an old necklace or fashioning sophisticated modern coasters out of bobby pins, these zippy projects are completed in no time. From Mason jars made into snow globes to an old suitcase turned into a side table, the inspiring ideas in InstaCrafts teach readers to “upcycle” junk-drawer clutter into stylish treasures.

Meera Lee Patel

Meera Lee Patel

Meera Lee Patel is a best-selling author and self-taught writer/artist who creates work that inspires others to connect with themselves, each other, and the world around them. She likes sleeping and smiling and believes that all change comes from within. Meera lives and works in Nashville, TN. Visit her online at, or follow her work on Instagram @merelymeeralee.

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Released: November 2013
Price: $16.95

ISBN-10: 1612432360
ISBN-13: 9781612432366

Trade Paper
7" x 8"
124 pages

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