We’ve rounded up the coolest ideas for DIY concrete molds! The mold is the upcycled component in these concrete projects. Glass and plastic bottles can be repurposed to make concrete molds for planters, candle holders, vases and even pendant lights. Get inspired to upcycle with concrete!
Valentines day is just around the corner. Our favourite part of the holiday is all the awesome Valentines crafts! We like to express our love in an upcycled way, there’s no need to buy a present. Here’s a round up of our favourite Valentines craft ideas.
We love incorporating rustic and natural elements into our decor. We often pick up beautiful branches on forest walks. These generally end up decorating our garden, but then we got to thinking, what about tree branch decor for the home? It turns out there are lots of amazing ways to transform branches into tree branch decor. Here are some of the most gorgeous and original ideas.
Have you tried upholstery before? It’s actually a lot easier than you might think. This sweater stool is a perfect project to start with. Upcycle an unwanted sweater into a cozy new bench or stool!
Ben Von Wong is a photographer looking to create meaningful work. His latest campaign is called Mermaids Hate Plastic. Did you know that plastic takes 450 years to decompose?! That means that virtually every piece of plastic created still exists somewhere. Frightening. By 2050 there will more plastic than fish in the sea! It doesn’t have to be that way though. By making a conscious effort to use less plastic, we can change the amount of plastic that ends up in the ocean.
It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas! This time of year we love making holiday crafts. Are you looking for some awesome holiday crafts? We’ve got you covered. Cork ornaments are perfect for the holidays. Wine corks are such a fabulous upcycled material for crafting. They are so readily available and easy to work with! Here’s are some awesome cork ornament ideas.
We love a good countdown to Christmas and we love a great advent calendar even more! There are so many awesome advent calendar ideas. This is a great project to make with upcycled materials. It’s so easy to make a gorgeous advent calendar. Let’s take a look at our top 5 advent calendar ideas.
This DIY kitchen island is absolutely brilliant! It was made from a $5 garage sale cabinet! With a bit of ingenuity, an unwanted cabinet was transformed into an awesome, upcycled kitchen island. The best part? It also stores garbage and recycling bins!
Here’s a clever idea, home decor items made from upcycled chopsticks! We love sushi, but what happens to those disposable bamboo chopsticks that many restaurants use? Apparently around 100,000 are thrown out every day in Vancouver, B.C. alone. That’s where the idea for ChopValue was born.
This upcycled coffee table is awesome. We made it from an old drawer! It’s the perfect coffee table for showcasing a collection. We love that it can display treasured items in a way that’s both functional and beautiful. This upcycled coffee table is a really great project for beginners. If you’re looking for an awesome and easy furniture project, this coffee table is it!