Homemade Refrigerator Magnets

There are many fun ways to make creative magnets. This guide is about homemade decorative magnets.
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April 24, 2015 Flag

I save the tins with cute, vintage looking graphics after cleaning out my cupboards to make desk sets and/or refridgerator magnets! They would make a cute gift too.

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Supplies:

  • old spice or baking tins
  • magnetic tape
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Directions:

  • Just add tape to the back of old spice tins from your cupboards for a cute vintage desk set or pencil/stamp container on your fridge.
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    April 25, 20150 found this helpful

    I need to find this tape and some other stuff to try this with. Awesome.

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