Easy DIY Crafts Projects

How to Make Magnets From Old License Plates

Break out the tin snips and learn how to repurpose colorful old license plates into handy magnets for your fridge or message board.

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Mark Back of Plate With Vertical Line

Use that ruler and marker to draw a vertical line between each letter, leaving approximately 1/8 inch of a space around each.

Protect Hands With Gloves

Put on work gloves to protect your hands, because the next step involves cutting sharp metal.

Cut Letters

Wearing work gloves, use tin snips to cut letters and numbers out of license plates using the vertical and horizontal lines as your guide.

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