Repurposing metal juice can lids

I've saved every OJ frozen juice can lid for the past 3 years. Any suggestions on how to use them?
  10 answers
  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on Aug 18, 2015
    Is there a reason you saved them? The only thing I can suggest is to go on pinterest for ideas. I have never heard this before.

  • Charlotte Moser Charlotte Moser on Aug 19, 2015
    Great way to have craft for kids. Take smaller pictures of family, cut in shape of oj lids. Modpodge pictures to lids. Then decorate edges with, rickrack,ribbons, beads and anything you want. You can use these as Christmas ornaments, make into wreaths, add magnets. The possibilities are endless. I am jealous.

  • Dragonintheattic Dragonintheattic on Aug 19, 2015
    My children made a craft in school using old Xmas cards glued to can lids. A ribbon was hot glued to the back. I still hang them every year.

  • Mommaduck Mommaduck on Aug 19, 2015
    I've used them like ornaments but added magnets for nice big fridge magnets. You could also paint them in ombre colors ., lay out in a pattern, connect from the back side with cardboard or balsa wood and use as a wall hanging or to frame a plain mirror. Paint in bright colors -maybe glitter?- and glue to a flat Styrofoam wreath form for a Christmas wreath. Finally attach some cork or felt to the flat side, decorate/paint the side with a rim and you have coasters(yes I saved them too! I think many crafters are also hoarders!)

    • Jini Karelitz Jini Karelitz on Aug 19, 2015
      @Mommaduck I can't believe you are from Norwood. We lived in Sharon for 35 years but moved to NM 5 years ago. I miss the East Coast. Thanks for the suggestions.

  • Adelaide Gargiulo Adelaide Gargiulo on Aug 19, 2015
    I'll buy them from you. How many do you have?

    • Jini Karelitz Jini Karelitz on Aug 19, 2015
      @Adelaide Gargiulo I have a bin full but I've spray painted them white. I'd like to repurpose them into something clever. Thanks for the offer.

  • Adelaide Gargiulo Adelaide Gargiulo on Aug 21, 2015
    I saw a lampshade made with round mirror-like parts all connected. You would only need a frame for it. You can get one at a thrift store or a store like Home Depot. I will try to attach a picture. Hope I helped you.

    • Jini Karelitz Jini Karelitz on Aug 22, 2015
      @Adelaide Gargiulo What a great idea-I could make a frame or form from chicken wire. Thanks!

  • Christina Christina on Apr 25, 2017
    Do you still have them? our school need them for a craft project for our pioneer day. We are looking for 200 of them.

  • Rita Miller Ulferts Rita Miller Ulferts on Oct 05, 2017
    I am looking for lids also...I desperately need a BUNCH of them by the end of October first part of November. Do you have any that you would like to get rid of?

  • Jini Karelitz Jini Karelitz on Oct 05, 2017
    What state are you in?

  • Ginny Ginny on Oct 06, 2017
    Christmas tree ornaments