Upcycle: Vintage Suitcase to Clever Table

So made this table out of an old suitcase. It was super easy and it's super cute.Create Colorful Aluminum Jewelry: Upcycle cans into vibrant necklaces, rings, earrings, pins, & braceletsCreate stylish, lightweight metal jewelry from recycled aluminum cans with Create Colorful Aluminum Jewelry. Author Helen Harle offers jewelry makers a fun way to work with metal that doesn’t involve soldering or … [Read more...]

How to make photo frame – kid’s craft

-free e-school -teach by demonstration -inexpensive materials YOU NEED 1) Grey Board, 2) Natural Jutes, 3) Poster Colour By: janice keeMelissa & Doug Friendship Stamp SetStamp and sketch to your heart's content with this cheerfully themed collection. When inspiration hits, this simple stamp and pencil set lets budding artists make countless colorful creations. Friendship-themed images include a … [Read more...]

Rosa Rugosa and Other Edibles in the Edible Landscape Garden

John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to the Institute of Noetic Sciences IONS Garden to share with you some of the edibles that are growing. In this episode you will learn about the Edible Rose Hip Tree/Shrub - the Rosa Rugosa that is commonly grown for its delicious hips. In addition, John will go over some of the other design elements in this edible and native garden.Plan Toy … [Read more...]

Repurpose, Reuse, and Upcycle on {Re}habitat at Buildipedia.com

Watch full {Re}habitat episodes on Buildipedia.com: buildipedia.com Learn how adaptive reuse and upcycling can add hip design to your home, apartment, or yard with the Go Green channel's {Re}habitat series. Follow host Rachael Ranney as she shows you how to find and repurpose vintage furniture and wares, adding fun and function to your space without breaking your budget.Rubbish!: Reuse Your … [Read more...]

Heke Design – A 99sec UpCycle dress

Heke Design (on Waiheke Island) makes beautiful designs from clothes that have been discarded. Since only 20% of donated clothing is sold in shops (the rest become rags, landfill or shipped overseas), this is utilising a valuable resource. Visit and see the latest designs at facebook.comUpcycle 12X12 Paper Crafting Kit (Cosmo Cricket)Re-vamp a lamp, re-mix your pics, re-do to make new and re-hash … [Read more...]

Eco-Fashion Upcycle Label – Lanni Lantto

A glimpse into lanni lantto's eco-fashion label ( re ) - started in 2008 - behind the scenes of redesigning from thrift shopping to eco research in Europe to the runway. Creating art that brings caring for our environment full circle. Filming thanks to GChild Productions, Watchtower Projections, & James Orlando. Music by Emilie Simon. please add me on facebook! www.facebook.comRefashioned Bags: … [Read more...]

UpCycle Photo Book

Making Stuff with Patty & Robert: Artists in Residence sharing ideas and techniques to encourage collaborative art projects. Video #2 -- UpCycle Photo + Fabric Book Patty & Robert work with organizations designing collaborative arts programming through Norwich Consulting Services. www.norwichcs.com Norwich Consulting Services, Ltd. is an Ohio-based company providing practical training and … [Read more...]

Cosmo Cricket – Upcycle Collection

store.scrapbook.com Scrapbook.com presents the Cosmo Cricket Upcycle collection.1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse: Remake, Restyle, Recycle, Renew (1000 Series)Artists and crafters have always been recyclers, but for many, it has not only become a thrifty choice, it has become a moral imperative. 1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse contains a cutting edge collection of the most inventive work being made … [Read more...]

Cosmos And Vegetables

Our gardening expert P. Allen Smith adds some zip to his vegetable garden with the help of a great summer flower. Take a look!Preparing A Vegetable Garden From The Ground UpWant to make your food dollar go as far as possible by growing your own? Not sure where to start? This book explains everything from picking a place to start a garden to picking the produce from it. … [Read more...]

The Green Geek 2: Upcycling and Decorating with Reused Items

Julia Black, assistant designer on Pure Design, shares her green knowledge in this web series. In this episode, Julia visits her favourite salvage shop in Toronto and shares advice on how to upcycle old items and reuse them in your decor. Visit www.hgtv.ca to watch more.Refashioned Bags: Upcycle Anything into High-Style HandbagsReduce, Reuse, Refashion!Handbags are the ultimate accessory. … [Read more...]