More ideas from belgin
Basket out of newspaper. I bet this would look good spray painted.

basket weaving with newspaper.looks like fun, except I have more boxes of basket weaving supplies than old newspapers! Wouldn't make sense to buy the Sunday NY Times just to make a basket,,,or would it?

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DIY Cardboard-Lantern includes Template -- paint with crackle paint for aged look, use transparencies or page protector plastic for "glass", add seasonal embellishments and battery tea lights (Diy Paper)