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Make it and take it!

IMG_2499Have you ever tried “Make and Take”? It’s when you make something and then take it home! It’s lots of fun. We tried it a few months ago at a place in Greensboro, North Carolina, called Reconsidered Goods.

 

 

Inside, we found a store full of goodies — old toys, fabric, postcards, black-and-white photographs, yarn, buttons, and just about anything you can think of! In the “Make and Take” area, we found all kinds of crazy stuff…

Old trophies!

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A peace sign made out of plastic bottle caps!

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Soon, we started creating…

The Scrap Exchange in Durham, NC, is another place where you can create things out of the stuff most people throw away! Is there a “make and take” place near you? Maybe you can have your own “make and take” at home, using boxes and bottle caps and whatever else you can find!

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