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Take a Tin

Take a Tin
  • Publishing: Spring 16
  • Pub month: April
  • ISBN-13: 9781784941109
  • Author: Jemima Schlee
  • Price: £12.99
  • Binding: PB with flaps
  • No. of pages: 136
  • Dimensions: 230 x 190 mm
  • Colour : Full colour throughout

Take a Tin

You will never look at a baked-bean tin in the same way after delving into this collection of original and innovative makes that celebrate the humble tin. This household staple comes into its own, whether it be an interesting vintage food tin, cake tin, cookie cutter or one you picked up at the supermarket yesterday – they can all be transformed into an array of stylish and satisfying items. Upcycling has never been such fun! Jemima Schlee shows you how to cut, paint, pierce and spray with her clear and easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions.  All the techniques, templates and equipment required are provided so all you need to worry about is getting that tin collection started.

Projects include: Tiered storage stand, Desk lamp, Pendant light, Cookie cutter decorations, Box pincushion, Ring-pull bracelet and a Memory Tin

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