By Becky Striepe on February 25, 2011
Project Restyle is all about using your crafty skills to give used and thrifted items a brand new life in your closet. The rules are simple, and their awesome Flickr group is full of upcycling inspiration!
By Doug Gunzelmann on November 5, 2008
We found this item on Etsy, made by Gaye Abandon, based out of Melbourne Australia. Scrap pieces of cut up sweaters (used for their other projects) were stitched together into this appealing and unique scarf. A truly beautiful form!
By Doug Gunzelmann on August 29, 2008
The Bombus Shop perfects decoupage, or the pasting of colored paper pieces onto an object or surface. Self proclaimed “hoarders” Bombus strives to save “the planet through decoupage!” With vintage fabrics, comics, maps and atlases, the Bombus studio, based out of the UK, produces colorful and visually rich crafts from gathered trash (carefully selected trash [...]
By Doug Gunzelmann on August 9, 2008
MojoTrashion sells their upcycled wares on Etsy and have some creative and catchy creations. This wallet or card holder uses Ramen noodle packaging stitched over a durable vinyl with interior pockets to hold your credit cards and some cash. At just seven bucks a pop this is a great way to have a wallet and [...]