You can turn all kinds of old textiles from various items such as shawls, bedsheets, old dresses, and skirts etc. into Furoshiki purses. This is an ancient Japanese craft of […]
Have you got an old pair of shoes that need a face lift? Don’t throw them away. It’s easy to upcycle them to look like new with a little bit of paint and imagination.
I don’t really remember where the inspiration for this project came from. It probably hit me in the middle of the night like most ideas do. :) Anyway, it allowed me to spend some relaxing time cutting and pasting and playing with a few scrapbook supplies all with the bonus of gaining a slightly more organized desk.
Don’t throw away that used bottle! Check out this cool idea first :)
Here’s how to assemble a small Altoids Robot from a breath mint tin. You don’t need expensive tools or have an engineering degree to build this project! Let the Altoids Robot Army RISE […]
An aviation lamp made from a reclaimed runway light!
Part of the upcycling movement is the concept of reducing one’s “carbon footprint.” One easy way to do so is to reduce the amount of energy you’re using. The most […]
There aren’t many tools more “grunt-worthy” than a powerful Angle Grinder. With a myriad of cutting, sanding and grinding discs available, you can use it to rough-cut wood, sand cement, […]
Bicycling is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint. However, it is not much fun when your tires are low. You’ll wear out the sidewalls and work a lot […]
Many upcyclers enjoy composting and growing their own vegetables. One of the easiest to grow is zucchini. Unfortunately, they grow like CRAZY, and there are only so many bags of […]
This Suspender Skirt idea is a great project for beginners. It will take you about two hours to make it. To finish the raw edges use a zigzag stitch on […]