By Becky Striepe on December 3, 2012
There’s something romantic about vintage suitcases, isn’t there? Who knows where they’ve traveled, and they always make me think of old-timey rail travel or taking a trip on an airplane when that was still a special way to travel.
By Karen MacKay on May 15, 2012
Max McCurdo restores and recycles unwanted products into new and well-designed objects, from bathtub couches to washing-machine drum coffee tables. Similar to the work of Ramon Coronado, this cool reinvented shopping cart chair is another great upcycled piece by McCurdo’s company, Reestore.
By Becky Striepe on August 3, 2010
Are your kids getting ready to start classes again? Why not send them off with some of these eco-friendly, handmade finds!
By LiveOAK Staff on July 21, 2009
Juja & Stone breath new life into old clothes and handbags creating these uniquely refashioned pieces. Sourceing their materials from dontaions and thrift stores, each bag is one of a kind easy on the environment.
By LiveOAK Staff on July 20, 2009
Confounded by vegetable digging cats and toiling in the vegetable patch, Instructables member pippa5 came up with this cool DIY vertical garden solution. In case you don’t recognize it, she used an old closet shoe organizer. Meant to keep your shoes off the floor and save you some space, this new use saves some space [...]