Inspiration to feed your upcycling mind!
Cork is a natural, renewable, completely biodegradable and recyclable raw material. By using recycled corks such as wine corks to manufacture other products, you are saving resources and minimizing carbon emissions. You will find ideas, projects and inspirations for products made with upcycled corks in this category.
The small drawer fronts and the random kitchen cabinet door friezes served as inspiration for some of the smaller pieces we made. As in their first context, the developed parts […]
In the beginning, there was a bottle stopper made of cork. At the dump of civilization, amidst other useless waste.
Just a little project with bottle caps and champagne corks.
My friend owns a champagne business. One day she came to me with a bag full of recycled: champagne corks, wire and the cork’s aluminium cover. She asked if I […]
I created this portrait with some collected wine corks and it took me over five hours to complete it. The hardest part was to find and choose the right colors […]
Every year, DWR (Design Within Reach) hosts a charming contest to create the coolest miniature chair using only a single champagne cork. The winners have been announced for the 2015 […]
Are you tired of always losing your keys at home? Here is a nice DIY project to make a wall key rack from upcycled wine corks. The nice thing with […]
Solid cork. More than 7,400 corks make up each set, representing more than $110,000 in consumed wine. That, my friends, is awesome. Use it on the patio, in the intimate […]
At Recyclart, we love corks and all those amazing projects that re-use corks to make creative and original things. But, one of the biggest problems with corks is to cut […]
Corkits are our twist to the traditional flower pot. These eco-friendly pots are made from recycled cork and non-toxic materials. Corkits™ are great for small plants such as herbs, spices, […]
I have a good friend that is the head pastry chef at a local restaurant, she saves the wine corks for me, and I have been wanting to try this […]
I love upcycling wine corks. Recently, I upcycled wine corks into funky buttons. It’s an easy DIY project and costs very little! You slice the wine corks into small rounds […]