Chopsticks

5 Jun

I love chopsticks. Despite being Italian, I use them quite often to eat my meals, even though I’m not eating Far East food. 🙂

Throughout the years I found out that chopsticks are extremely adaptable, and I’ve found quite few different uses for the old ones…. I use them to support plants, as knitting needles and even as paper windmill stalks!

And now I’ve found even a newer use for them…

In my previous post I wrote about adding curtains to the glass doors of my TV unit… here is how I’ve done it with the help of 4 old chopsticks and 4 recycled springs from used-up pens….

STEP 1: Curtain, Chopsticks and spring

STEP 1: Curtain, Chopsticks and spring

—:::—

STEP 2: insert spring onto chopstick

STEP 2: insert spring onto chopstick

—:::—

chopsticks 3

STEP 3: insert chopstick+spring into the casing for the curtain rod

—:::—

STEP 4: fix the chopstick/rod into the window frame

STEP 4: fix the chopstick/rod into the window frame

—:::—

STEP 5: DONE! :-)

STEP 5: DONE! 🙂

 

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2 Responses to “Chopsticks”

  1. paola June 5, 2014 at 7:10 am #

    Ingegnosa come Mc Giwer, non so se si scrive così….

    • fiore June 5, 2014 at 7:16 am #

      hi hi hi! credo fosse MacGyver. 🙂 😀 🙂

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