Going to have a lot of empty beer cans on hand after Labor Day festivities? No need to toss them – they’re great for making and crafting.
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The Arduino electronics platform allows you take junk you’ve got laying around, and turn it into cool, and often useful, tools and machines.
Before you toss those cereal boxes into the recycle bin, give this upcycling project a try, and then organize all that paper laying around.
Do you want your children’s’ bedrooms to reflect their imagination and energy? Add a bit of whimsy by upcycling items you already own.
Got old electronic waste stashed in a closet somewhere? Get it out, get a Raspberry Pi, and get creative… here are 5 upcycling projects.
Want to build your own home? A bus house lets you start with a good part of your structure already in place.
This awesome, upcycled twist on the classic terrarium DIY is a miniature rainforest in a bottle!
What would you do if you had a beat up old Suzuki Samurai and a discarded dune buggy body laying around? Why naturally, you would smoosh them together…
Coca-Cola’s 2nd Lives offers bottle caps for used drink bottles that turn them into other products. Are these great upcycling ideas, or just more marketing?
Artist Gregory Kloehn is a dumpster diving builder who creates mobile shelters for homeless people with his “trash” finds.
I live in an older neighborhood – my own house is over 100 years old – so we often see signs of renovation projects. The most common sign that a neighbor is making updates to his/her home: a dumpster in front of the house. That’s a shame, really, as many of the materials that comes […]
Upcycle a globe with fun and incredible DIY crafts! Sister site Crafting a Green World put together this fantastic list of projects all involving upcycling a globe into a piece of DIY home decor that fits your style.
From mass producing ‘closed-loop’ garments to coloring t-shirts with waterless dyes, technological advancements are helping the sustainable fashion industry evolve into a powerhouse. Innovators are coming up with ingenious ways to create ethically-made garments without harming workers, shoppers or the environment. The blogosphere was particularly abuzz last month following popular musician and designer Pharrell Williams’ […]