Category Archives: CRED Philly: Issue Two

Designing CRED OnSite (In-Progress): 325 South St.

Hello! Check out what we’ve done thus far in our new CRED workspace/store/gallery.

A work in progress 

Make It Cheap

–As promised, here are the instructions to the suggested projects on the Make it Cheap page in CRED Philly: Issue 2. Enjoy!

How to make an eco-friendly bathmat from Curbly:

Photo: Fine Craft Guild

How to make a salvaged wooden headboard from Design*Sponge:

Photo from Design*Sponge

How to make your own rubber stamp from Apartment Therapy (suggested way) + and an alternate way from The Sweetest Occasion:

1) Apartment Therapy

Photo from Apartment Therapy

2) The Sweetest Occasion

Photo from The Sweetest Occasion

How to make a fabric chandelier from Inspired by Lovely blog:

Photo from Inspired by Lovely

p.s. Another suggestion to make this project would be using sheets on fabric rather than strips, like so:

Photo from 100 Layer Cake

How to make a thin banded ring out of sheet metal from eHow Style:

Photo from Elephantine

As always, keep being creative!


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Advertise in CRED Philly: Issue 2

Within two days of CRED Philly: Issue One hitting the streets, copies vanished from cafes, schools, bookstores—from all 95 locations. Message received: Philly loves CRED Philly. 

Now it’s your turn to show Young Philly some love by advertising your business or service in CRED Philly. (You’ll be showing yourself some love too.)

+ Get detailed info or download the media kit here.


Don’t miss your chance to have your work published in Philly’s top
arts and culture magazine built by and built for young Philly.
Get the skinny on submitting here.