For what it's worth, I've found shopping at thrift stores and estate sales liberating. I'm much more willing to take a decorative risk on something when the price tag is ridiculously low. If it doesn't work out, then it just becomes a tax-deductible donation...or, in the case of one chain of thrift stores, my ticket to 20% savings on my next purchase.
Go Ahead and Make a Mistake:
Approaching Design without Fear
|1/9/13 11:09 PM|
I haven't actually tried using it yet, but I'm planning on working with some origami paper that I found at the Japanese dollar store. One pack includes a variety of colors. You could also tried folded and rolled magazine pages for a different look.
How To: Create Easy Rolled Paper Art
|1/6/13 2:39 AM|