Originally Posted by russnzella
One thing that I have started doing is reusing store bought cards that people send me. Often the back of the card has a space that can be cut down for a small stamped image or the front will have a design that can be cut out and reused....and many cards have embellishments that can be pulled right off and used in another project. Anything I don't use gets put in the paper recycle pile.
I do this as well. I salvage as much as possible and then I create new christmas cards with them. I have so much fun with this because it can be somewhat of a challenge and makes me think out of the box.