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Blog posts : "repurpose"

DIY :: Plastic Bottle Recycling Projects

October 29, 2013

Some are actually doable while others seems a bit over the top but they are all amazingly cool things made from recycling plastic bottles. This is a…

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Recycled Soda Bottle Vase

April 9, 2013

bottle vase

Wikihow has a fantastic tutorial for making a vase out of a plastic soda bottle. The results as you can see are rather beautiful. What a great inexp…

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Dollar Store Skirt

April 7, 2013

skirt

Fave Crafts Blog has a  great dollar store craft. A petal skirt made from a t-shirt and flower petals - how cute! [skirt]

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Recycle a Garden

March 30, 2013

Want a garden and no land to plant on? Here is a great recycling project from Architecture Art and Design that you can easily do to create your own …

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DIY :: Little Stuffed Bunny

March 14, 2013

little stuffed bunny

This cute little bunny is made from socks. I knew about this tutorial years ago and have been looking for it ever since. Glad I finally found it! I …

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Yarn from Newspaper

February 16, 2013

newspaper yarn

You have probably heard of plarn but greenUPGRADER has a tutorial for making yarn from newspapers. I couldn't believe it! And yes, you can make it f…

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Gardening Newspaper Pots :: DIY

February 12, 2013

newspaper pot

Planning your garden? How about making newspaper pots for your seed starts. You will be recycling your newspaper and it will biodegrade in the groun…

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Plastic Bag Bows

January 18, 2013

plastic bow

I love the popularity of recycling plastic bags that is popular today. Sometimes I find a post that makes me say "wow". This is one of those posts. …

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Recycled Jewelry Stand DIY

January 9, 2013

Dollar Store Crafts have a fantastic recycling project that makes a jewelry storage unit out of the bottoms of soda bottles. This is really ingeniou…

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Plastic Bag Coasters

December 7, 2012
coaster
I have seen many a craft that starts with a plastic bag. I love these coasters because they look nothing like their origin. Country Woman Magazine sha…

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Modern Recycled Seating

November 10, 2012
inner tube
Found on Apartment Therapy, an inner tube covered in fabric for additional modern seating. 

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DIY Plastic Strands

September 12, 2012

A great tutorial with lots of visuals on how to make plastic strands or as they call them wire. Full instructions are on WikiHow [link]

Need a heat g…

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Recycle a Pillowcase Tote

July 19, 2012

Growmama shares a tutorial for making a tote or market bag out of a pillowcase. [link]

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DIY Drink Holder

June 27, 2012

Positively Splendid had a guest craft blogger, The Homes I Have Made. She shared a step by step tutorial with descriptive photos on making an outdoo…

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Travel Checkers DIY

June 21, 2012
Stacy Vaughn has a creative bent towards recycling DVD cases. Here is a new creation using a DVD case and turning it into a portable checkers game. [l…

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DIY Dessert Stand

April 27, 2012

The creative mind is amazing isn't it? So many great ideas can be found online that I could never imagine in my life time - thank goodness for techn…

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Upcycle Spoon Mirror

April 11, 2012
There are times crafters repurpose or upcycle an item to the point where you no longer see the individual parts but the beautiful whole new creation f…

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DIY Grocery Bag Easter Basket

March 21, 2012

ellinée posted a great photo of a DIY grocery bag basket. [link]

and if you want an idea of how to accomplish this little wonder out of scrapbooki…

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Gift Card Bracelet

March 21, 2012
Recycle your used gift cards into jewelry! Yeap, Oh So Crafty took a used Starbucks card and made a bracelet for a friend. What a great idea for a gif…

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DIY Envelopes

March 5, 2012
Sometimes you see a project that just stops you in your tracks. This recycled dryer sheet project is one of them. Just an amazing idea! Thanks to Fine…

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