18 Projects for Paint Chips

Since you can pick up paint chips or swatches at basically any paint or home improvement store for free, these craft ideas are essentially free as well. Take a look at some useful ways to make use of different colored paint chips around the home:

  1. Paint Chip Bookmarks: here’s a really easy way to make cute, personalized bookmarks. Use them yourself or as an imaginative gift for a book lover.
  2. Gift Tags: make creative (and cheap) gift tags for gifts for any occasion.
  3. Make Boxes from Paint Chips: these cute little boxes can hold small homemade gifts.
  4. Paint Chip Mosaic: update an old table on the cheap with the help of paint swatches.
  5. Decorative Paint Chip Orbs:

    How To Make Paint Chip Orbs from ReadyMade Magazine on Vimeo.

For more ideas, head over to Re-nest’s Even More Paint Chip Projects Roundup.