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.
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.
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.
Accent walls are awesome. We really love the warmth and texture that a wooden pallet wall can bring to a space. Pallets are readily available and are the perfect material to use for this project. Learn how to make a pallet wall for your home!
We’re super excited to share our tutorial for teacup candles! This gorgeous DIY project could not be easier. Make a whole batch of teacup candles and have homemade gifts to share with your family and friends.
This giant window chalkboard is just epic! Old windows are perfect for upcycling. This window chalkboard is extra special because it’s a chalkboard calendar! It’s the perfect décor piece for a large blank wall. Read on to find out how to make one.
When you look at bottle caps what do you see? Mike Valle sees the potential for art. We think his bottle cap portraits are awesome! His upcycling takes a material that most people consider trash, and transforms it into a colourful art medium.
Do you love the look of those gorgeous, vintage blue mason jars? So do we. It turns out it’s pretty easy to create mason jar decorations with some upcycled glass jars. Spaghetti sauce, pickles, jam and honey are just some of things that come in awesome glass jars. Of course we can’t bear to part with a good glass jar. Enter the need for lots of cool mason jar crafts. As if we needed an excuse to craft…