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Repurpose Plastic Animals into Pushpins

If you have kids, you have undoubtedly acquired a set of little plastic animals somewhere along the way. Lora from Craftivity Designs shares a great project for upcycling the toys into fun pushpins that would add pizzazz to any corkboard. Lora spray painted her animals a crisp white, but I also think they’d be a great way to incorporate a pop of color into a space. It makes you look at your kids’ toys in a whole new light when you envision them with a coat of spray paint {giggle}!

animal pushpins

Lora was inspired by the Arctic Animal Pushpins that are no longer available from Anthropologie.

arctic animal pushpins

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Monday 10th of June 2013

LOVE the girls at Craftivity!! Such a great project :)

xo, Tanya


Monday 10th of June 2013

Can you beat a knock-off and repurpose with spray paint??? ;)

Lora @ Craftivity Designs

Monday 10th of June 2013

Thanks, Beckie, for featuring my push pins!! I agree on the pop of color. I have some toys in mind right now actually.... :) Have a lovely week!


Monday 10th of June 2013

So glad I could share, and I would love to feature you again soon. You'll have to do another "Anthro love" series. ;)

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