Paint Chip Stuff We Discovered Today

How-To Quirky / Funky

Stuff. Paint Chips.

Paint chip lampshade

Paint chip lampshade. source:

Paint chip lampshade: With this type of project, there are endless combinations of colors you can choose from to light up your space. For the full how-to, visit

Paint chip circle art

Paint chip circle art. source:

Paint chip circle art: Who knew back in the 3rd grade a hole punch could produce such interesting art? To make one yourself, visit Allison’s clever blog for how-to.

Paint chip wall paper

Paint chip wall paper. source:

Paint chip wall paper: You’d think this would be complicated and difficult to create…but, it’s not! Really! For basic instructions, jump on over to

Paint chip table runner

Paint chip table runner. source:

Paint chip table runner: Okay, so this isn’t actually made out of paint chips, but, these faux color flakes turned fabric feature sure are quite whimsical and would make any DIYer smile. Update: these runners no longer available, but you can visit Avril’s shop for more colorful pieces.

Paint chip clock

Paint chip clock. source:

Paint chip clock: Got an old clock you’d like to transform? Here’s a crafty project you can follow to the letter (or, in this case, number), or improvise as you go. To check out the step-by-steps…go to

Paint chip picture frame

Paint chip picture frame. source:

Paint chip picture frame: Here’s a great reason to break out your scalloped scissors, an unused picture frame and all those paint chips you used to decide your last room’s color change. Follow these easy directions on

Note: Are you paint chip pilfering? Before hopping into your car or onto your bike to the paint store, read this fantastic post by Craft Gossip about how to acquire and use paint chips ethically.

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Written By Skaie Knox

Skaie Knox is a storyteller on a quest to provide sparkling content through copywriting, songwriting and video production. She is founder of HomeJelly,'s key copywriter, a published singer/songwriter (Fervor Records/ASCAP) and kid's book author (Big Bug Lunch!). For doable DIY video tutorials, subscribe to her HomeJelly YouTube channel (for link, click on my nose!).