Two weeks ago I and my Partner Naveh Milo launched new shop for Upcycled products: upcyclingbymilo. All the products at the shop are Upcycled products. We have three lines of […]
Just a little project with bottle caps and champagne corks.
Our latest collection of jewelry is oriented on artistic recycling. This is a relatively new form of contemporary art, using recycled materials or objects in our creations rather than raw […]
Used bicycle innertubes can be upcycled into functional items like jewellery, wallets, wristlets, key hides, chair and stool weavings, etcetera, and are also incorporated into visual arts. I chose to make jewellery from the innertubes I rescued from a curbside bin destined for a landfill. I was on a coffee run one evening, on garbage night, and saw a bunch of snakey-looking things dropping from a trash bin. Curious, I stopped and found it was a half dozen blown bicycle inner tubes. All kinds of creative ideas flashed through my mind in seconds. I just had to have those innertubes, so I took all of them. Though I create many one-of-a-kind pieces from salvaged discards, my love of working with these snakey, rubbery loops evolved from this serendipitous ‘find’.
I used the wooden child rattle of my sun and with a piece cord – I used red one – I did this piece of jewelry, it looks almost like […]
Much of our waste today is plastic, which is made from petroleum, is a material that the Earth cannot digest. Designer Aino Faven thinks the best designers could do to design long-lasting things timeless in form and durable in use.
Have you ever tried paper quilling? I am not an expert, but it was a fun technique to try. The concept is simple but in the right hands the results […]
We are Isabel and Naomi. We like to use products that can be thrown away and turn these products into jewelry or decorations for your house. Here we used the […]
This amazing necklace is made with chopsticks and the tutorial it’s very easy. A perfect way to recycled all the wood chopsticks that come with your takeaway food. Don’t throw […]
I use colourful magazine pages to make beads and then transform them into beautiful upcycled jewelry.
Making jewelry from the old silver spoons ain’t nothing new. But you can use regular stainless teaspoons too. With simple cuts, engravings, and little heat treatment, you can produce great […]
I made these necklaces out of scraps of fabric. The green one is made from vintage woven fabric, twisted into thick ropes and then stitched together to create this multi […]