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{Repurposed} Windows to the Soul

If my eyes are the windows to my soul, then they are telling me that these repurposed window projects are simply divine! Find the sources for these projects and over 90 more inspirational ideas on the re.Create Design recycled windows board…

Have Knobs - Will Repurpose

What would you do if you had a load of extra knobs? Vicky posted a pic of just a few of her knobs on the re. Facebook page and asked for suggestions for reusing them. Here's what I found for some of the best repurposed and reused knobs out…

What's That ?!

I love finding recycled and repurposed projects that leave you wondering... what's that ?! See if you can guess the material used for this adorable hanging succulent garden - with colors to die for this Fall. Did you guess it on the first…

My Favorite Recycled Sweater Ideas

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The leaves on the trees are turning glorious shades of red, yellow and brown - and for me that's a sure signal that it's time to start unpacking my cozies - sweaters, gloves, and scarves. I don't know how it happens, but somehow each year my…

Walking the Walk - on Recycled Rugs

Do you "walk the walk" for creative recycled designs? For me, it's a journey that takes me further along my path each day. Today's share is a collection of some of my favorite underfoot recycled design - so your little tootsies have something…

Creative Recycling with Sports Equipment

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If your house is like our house, back to school means back to sports. And now after seeing the creativity out there with old sports equipment, I'm dreaming of a day when current equipment becomes old equipment and I get to take ownership. We've…

Top 17 Ideas for Recycling Toilet Rolls

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TP rolls, loo rolls, poo rolls...regardless of what you call them, I don't foresee a shortage of toilet paper rolls any time soon. And they can only be made into so many TP animals at the kid's schools (but still, you might see 1 or 2 in this…

A Day's Worth of Creative Recycling Ideas

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Summer is relaxing. A little too relaxing perhaps? My blogging and research for recycled design inspiration has been sporadic at best - but as the summer winds down and I return to some sense of normalcy (at least in my dreamworld), the search…

A Day's Worth of Inspiration - Garden

It may be the middle of summer in the Northern Hemisphere, but it's definitely not too late to put your personalized touch on the garden - in high recycled style! Have you made your mark outside this year? Until next time... Mike

Have You Ever Seen Bottlecaps This Beautiful?

Have you ever seen bottle caps this beautiful? No, me neither. Until now. 52-year old Yoav Kotik in Israel creates beautiful and wearable art from the unappreciated bottle cap. He calls his line "Precious Metal" - a name I find…