Vintage Maps

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On your way to a backyard bash? Bring the hostess a bottle of wine, tagged with road maps from the bottle's origins. This would be perfect if you brought the wine back from your travels. Wine Bottle Tags, Wine Tags, Wine Bottles, Craft Gifts, Diy Gifts, Map Crafts, Travel Crafts, Craft Packaging, Wine Packaging

5 Easy Crafts with Maps

Upcycle old maps from your favorite vacation or destination into showstopping souvenirs with these do-it-yourself craft projects.

This is flippin' AWESOME! Going to make some of these for the annual holiday craft show in Map Atlas Christmas Tree Decoration Christmas, Christmas Tree Crafts, Noel Christmas, Christmas Projects, All Things Christmas, Holiday Crafts, Vintage Christmas, Christmas Ornaments, Xmas

Atlas Christmas Tree

It just wouldn't be Christmas if I didn't create at least one new tabletop tree design. As a follow-up to my Steampunk tree from last year, and inspired by the jewelry chest from this year....... My new quirky tree...... After creating the jewelry chest with map-lined drawers, and painting a compass rose-inspired star on top, followed by decoupaged map tree ornaments, you didn't really think I'd stop there, did you? The only thing left to do was a tree. I used a paper-mache cone form, then…

Vintage Map Rose in Wooden Cotton Reel - Green Wooden Spool Crafts, Wooden Spools, Paper Birds, Paper Flowers, Fabric Flowers, Vintage Maps, Vintage Sewing, Cotton Reel Craft, Yarn Crafts

Vintage Map Rose in Wooden Cotton Reel - Green

For vintage sewing fans and lovers of old maps! This is a beautiful recycled miniature rose lovingly handmade from a rescued vintage atlas and standing in a gorgeous old wooden cotton reel, covered in green thread. ( Please note this listing is for one flower, the photo is just showing examples of different types of green). The cotton reel you receive may be any shade of green, depending on what treasures I have found on my flea market travels. It comes nestled in a gift box full of…

Number Fifty-Three: Road Atlas Map Wreath Darn I love this idea, just gave my atlas away to a friend. I might have to borrow it back!

Make an easy paper wreath using an old street atlas..... - Jennifer Rizzo

Hi everyone! It’s Angela from Number Fifty-Three and I am so happy to be back here as a contributor sharing another fun and simple project with you all! I absolutely love decorating in January. Everything Christmas is all packed up and stored away and my home becomes a clean slate to update and make pretty. [...]

Got old maps lying around? If it's only creating clutter, why not upcycle! Make cool DIY projects using old maps with some upcycling and repurposing ideas!

10 Ideas for Decorating with Maps

Give paper maps or atlases new life in your home as decor that evokes your favorite trips, places you've lived -- or dream destinations.

DIY origami boat name cards made out of maps

Discovery Shores Wedding by Aaron Ebio Ebsfoto + Mayad Studios

This is, hands down, one of my absolute favorite destination weddings ever. It pulls off the travel theme so elegantly and effortlessly. I love the origami sailboats folded out of maps, the ad...

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Paper boat origami 48 boats decoration nautical theme ocean | Etsy

This is a lot of 48 paper boats, folded from pages of an old atlas. Each boat is about 2" long. You will be getting exactly the same boats that you see in the pictures. You can use these for a table decoration for a birthday, wedding, baby shower or just a party, a photo prop, whatever strikes you, the only limitation is your imagination. This lot is ready to ship within the next business day. I have a huge variety of origami boats listed in my store. Just take a look. Custom orders are…

Preserve Vacation Memories in Shadow Boxes - Martha Stewart Crafts I like the frame covered with the map! Diy Arts And Crafts, Creative Crafts, Hobbies And Crafts, Fun Crafts, Vacation Memories, Travel Memories, Shadow Box, Souvenir Display, Dyi

Souvenir Box

Gathering and displaying a few treasured things from a trip to France and a vacation in Italy recall the exciting days spent traveling.

This vintage, hardside samsonite suitcase has been decoupaged with old maps. One side features The World and the other, Europe - by DestinationsVintage /Scott Valentine Vintage Suitcases, Vintage Luggage, Vintage Maps, Vintage Travel, Antique Maps, Map Crafts, Map Projects, Map Globe, Old Maps

suitcase with world europe map

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white table Back home design So bright and cheerful Maps that rug

At The Corner Down The Street

wall of maps.In the breakfast nook, inexpensive framed maps creatively chronicle the family’s travels. Read more: Beach House Decorating Ideas - Beach House Decor - Country Living collect the maps from the tourist office of the cities visited

Eclectic Interiors Inspired by the City

My husband and I returned home just a couple of hours ago from our whirlwind trip to New York. It's after midnight and I'm ready to crash, so this post will be short and sweet! The city is filled with an eclectic mix of architecture, people, fashion, and style, which somehow all work together on a grand scale. The same goes for eclectic interiors...sometimes mixing together the most unexpected furniture styles, accents, finishes, etc., can result in a gorgeous space that's interesting and…