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Thursday, January 14, 2016
Rubber bands can be used for a number of crafts. Memory boards are great way to display your favorite pictures. Use our rubber bands to make a memory board for your room. Step 1: Cover a corkboard with your choice of fabric. Step 2: Use multiple of our colorful Brites File Bands and wrap them...
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Rubber bands have hundreds of different uses, but did you know they can even be used to bind books? Check out how Ding Dong is creatively bound with a rubber band. We love the way this book looks!           
Thursday, January 07, 2016
Whether you’re a chef at a five-star restaurant or cook at home for one, it is important that your cutting board does not slide around. Prevent your cutting board from slipping by placing two rubber bands around it. This simple rubber band hack will allow you to slice your cucumber faster and...
Tuesday, January 05, 2016
Make your own geoboards with rubber bands and cardboard! If you’re looking for fun crafts for kids, this one is sure to be a hit. Kids can learn letters and shapes with these easy geoboards. You will need six squares of cardboard, glue, scissors, wooden dowels and colorful rubber bands. 1.    ...
Thursday, December 31, 2015
Mixing rubber bands and paint can make cool designs! By placing rubber bands around a paint roller you can create a fun, textured wall. If you don’t want to commit to an entire wall, create one-of-a-kind wrapping paper by using a rolling pin, rubber bands and cardboard paper. Who knew rolling...
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
One California artist turned rubber bands into art. Francis Baker uses different objects to make sculptures. We may be a little biased, but our favorites are her rubber band sculptures. Check out her heart sculptures below.
Thursday, December 24, 2015
Rubber bands can be used to make art! All you need is a clipboard, paper, rubber bands, watercolor paint and a sponge. Put a piece a paper on top of a clipboard and wrap rubber bands around it. Next, dab the sponge into your watercolor paint and begin to place it on your rubber band paper. This fun...
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
It’s important to be active and workout. An article from Ruidoso News discusses how rubber bands can be used to work out. The article states “rubber bands can be better for smaller muscle groups, rehab and beginners.” Rubber bands are lightweight and compact, so you can take them...
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Did you know that you can make a rubber band-powered toy car with plastic water bottles, rubber bands, tooth picks and bottle caps? Yes, it’s that easy! Use some of our rubber bands to help make your car go fast! Watch the video below to learn how to make this toy car.