Ways To Reuse Magazines: Repurpose Old Magazines
If you are like us, you likely have a dozen or more free or cheap magazine subscriptions showing up at your door each month. While you may read the bulk of these magazines, it can be tough to store so many after you are done. You don’t want to simply throw away the magazines, so these Ways To Reuse Magazines and Repurpose Old Magazines are sure to come in handy!
WAYS TO REUSE MAGAZINES AND REPURPOSE OLD MAGAZINES / SAVE MONEY
Make Motivational Collages: Grab a piece of poster board, a pair of scissors and your imagination. Clip out quotes, images, beautiful things and anything within the magazine that motivates you. Frame this collage and put it in a place that you will see daily. This is perfect for someone who is working toward a specific goal and needs a reminder to just keep going.
Use Them For Brightly Colored Origami Pieces: Check out a fun origami book from your library, or watch some Youtube videos and learn hot to reuse magazines to create fun unique pieces.
Use As Gift Wrap For Small Gifts: For things like jewelry boxes or small gifts, colorful magazine pages can make the perfect unique gift wrap.
Roll And Glue To Frames: Make unique picture frames by rolling pages from your magazines and hot gluing them to frames. It adds depth, texture and of course great colors!
Cut Pictures Out & Mod Podge To Boxes For Unique Decor: Grab inexpensive boxes to use for magazine racks, trinket boxes and more. These are often found in craft stores for $1 or less each. Cut out beautiful flowers, scenery and inspirational quotes from magazines and glue to the outside of the box. Cover in Mod Podge, let dry and give as gifts.
Donate To Local Retirement Homes or Libraries: If you have a retirement home, senior center, or library in your area, this is a great way to repurpose old magazines. Not only are you giving back, you are giving the residents or library patrons something new they might not be able to afford to buy for themselves.
No matter what you do with your old magazines, these ways to reuse magazines will keep you from being wasteful. Before throwing them away, think about ways you can upcycle them and create something new. If all else fails, make sure to always drop used magazines in he recycle bin instead of simply throwing them away.