Recycling Paper & Books

Inspirations, ideas and projects around paper and books, ones of the most recyclable & versatile material.

Upcycled Magazine Paper Jewelry

By Neokentin

I use colourful magazine pages to make beads and then transform them into beautiful upcycled jewelry.

Upcycled Toilet Paper Roll Into Holiday Christmas Wreath

By Upcycled Design Lab

I have seen a lot of these toilet paper tube wreaths on Pinterest and I wanted to make one of my own. It was pretty straightforward, but I did have […]

Easy Last Minute Christmas Décor Using Paper


Even at the last minute you can make a stunning Christmas decor using paper stars to decorate a Christmas table, that will impress your guests. You can make big star […]

Mary Made From Found Objects

By Neokentin

Mary, was made from scrap construction paper, cereal boxes, and pipe cleaners. She took about 15 hours to make and has a great smile.

Recycled Book Crafts - DIY Christmas Balls

By Craft and Fun

No other holidays have such a magical and joyous preparation period as Christmas and if you decide to make the decorations and ornaments yourself, then Christmas will be all the […]

Tiny Space Upcycled Book Christmas Tree

By Upcycled Design Lab

I made this Christmas Tree from on old books, some shiny colorful gum wrappers and some match boxes. It is perfect for decorating small spaces and floods back up for […]

The Envelope Project By Kathleen Taylor

By Neokentin

The Envelope Project began with a recent estate sale find. I found a $3.00 basket brimming with vintage postage stamps and cancelled envelopes. The envelopes told touching stories of connection […]

Hang Loose Cell Book From Repurposed Beers Packaging

By Neokentin

The beer tasted and the packaging invited to be recycled. After drinking the beers, I keep the package in his hands and can in my thoughts already see the new […]

Flowers From Recycled Egg Cartons / Roosjes Van Eierdoosjes

By Neokentin

Deze roosjes heb ik gemaakt van eierdoosjes. Een leuke, goedkope en eenvoudige manier om te decoreren. Deze roosjes heb ik geverfd met deco verf, maar de roosjes zijn ook heel […]

Evergreen: Magazines Collage

By Jeff

Collage using garden magazines & product packaging…this little green guy has a camouflage tongue…among other features! Thanks for looking!

Old Book - Bucket List Art Journal Page #2

By Upcycled Design Lab

Art Journal page made from an old book.

Upcycled Art Journal Book - Remember When You Believed In Magic

By Upcycled Design Lab

Art Journal made from an old book.


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