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How to Reuse or Recycle Old Clothes ~ I have sweaters I can do this with. Love it!

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A touch of Bollywood glamour with this antique sari seat cushion, made from recycled sari and brocade patchwork in India on a fair trade basis. Beaded corner tassels and assorted colours and patterns make each item truly unique.

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Making paper by hand at home can be a pretty simple process. It's also a fantastic way to use up your old receipts, scrap papers, junk mail, and copy paper that you were about to throw in the recyc...

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Spring Ahead

Cut a few holes in the boot, using a razor knife, fill with plants and soil. Succulents do really well planted this way :)

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Instead of throwing those glass bottles away, many folks have wondered how to recycle and build with these ubiquitous items. :: a glass bottled wall! This photo show walls being constructed on a build in New Mexico by Mike Reynolds at one of his “earthships”.

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“Since I can’t stand to throw out all my beautiful Christmas cards,I cut shapes from them, then punch holes around the sides, and crochet on them to make beautiful new Christmas Ornaments. I decorated our tree at church last year with them and received raves!”

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Sweater Blanket, using your old sweaters ... I'm thinking it would make a great 'winter' throw for the couch!

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Charming Cabin Built for $500 with Repurposed Windows

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