Tag: upcycle

Reblooming may have new direction

My totes and purses made from upcycled plastic shopping bags may have taken an interesting turn.  The fact is i have not make a Reblooming bag in at least 8-9 months might be significant.  For those of you who are unfamiliar with “Reblooming Bags” these 

Recycling and Upcycling

Recycling and upcycling are different concepts… recycling puts the material back in the market as it was – cans become cans again, plastic bottles become plastic bottles. Upcycling takes a material and finds a new use for it, and creatively adapts it to a new life purpose. I found and displayed a number of examples on this blog post.

Awe we love Plenty Underfoot

Proud to be a part of the adventures of Nicole McGee and Plenty Underfoot

Clever Christmas Upcycle

I saw this and immediately thought of a neighbor who has done wonderful gifts from wine bottles and corks… This is from the website recycleart.org – What a clever christmas tree made from spent wine corks: