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PHOTOS: 12 Ways to Upcycle Thrifted Furniture – Earth911.com

PHOTOS: 12 Ways to Upcycle Thrifted Furniture – Earth911.com | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Furniture accounted for 8.8 million tons, or 3.6 percent, of our overall waste stream in 2005 (quadruple the tonnage in 1960), according to the EPA. One man’s trash may be another thrift store-love...
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How to Upcycle an Old Bag Using Masking Tape and Pentel Pens

How to Upcycle an Old Bag Using Masking Tape and Pentel Pens | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Turn this… into this… I had this old bag. Parts of it were already peeling and the handles were fraying, but I didn’t want to throw it out because it was still usable albeit ugly....
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Coffee Cup Tool Caddy Easy Upcycle by Candace Jedrowicz - craft tv | Cool2Craft

Coffee Cup Tool Caddy Easy Upcycle by Candace Jedrowicz - craft tv | Cool2Craft | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Candace Jedrowicz is all about crafty convenience. Having tools, glues and brushes handy is a must! It's time to upcycle the overcrowded coffee cup tool caddy! Featured on Cool2Craft TV.
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How To: Upcycle an Old Calendar into Art

How To: Upcycle an Old Calendar into Art | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I was in a thrift store with my mom, and she came across a Van Gogh Calendar from 2000. She encouraged me to buy the calendar, and I'm so glad I listened! Now, I have a beautiful piece of art framed in my room for a lot less!
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Reusing soap pieces | Melt and Pour Soap | Make Soap

Reusing soap pieces | Melt and Pour Soap | Make Soap | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Reusing soap pieces, there is no need to toss away those little pieces of soap, you can turn them into new bars, and here's how...Get professional soapmaking info here....
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A Thing (or Two) About Holly Jean: UpCycle Thursday! Fab Hair with Old Socks! :)

A Thing (or Two) About Holly Jean: UpCycle Thursday! Fab Hair with Old Socks! :) | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
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How to Recycle and Make Cherry Blossoms

How to Recycle and Make Cherry Blossoms | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Yesterday while I was searching for new bloggers and projects to put up I came across the most beautiful project on sarahndipities; a Cherry Blossom....
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The Up-Cycle Chair Project | LOCZIdesign

The Up-Cycle Chair Project | LOCZIdesign | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
*Note. This will take longer than it appears to.  We wouldn't want to give the impression that reupholstering is an easy task.
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Think Reuse Before Recycle, Artist Proposes, for Practical and Whimsical Garden Objects

Think Reuse Before Recycle, Artist Proposes, for Practical and Whimsical Garden Objects | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Six more garden-related workshops to come.
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4 Ways to Upcycle Shipping Pallets

4 Ways to Upcycle Shipping Pallets | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Turn those unused shipping pallets into a commonly used items for everyday use in your household.
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Do beautiful things with a barrel

Do beautiful things with a barrel | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it

An old rusty chain and delapidated barrel. Imagine the fragrance!

 

See more ideas from Casinha Bonitinha, here: http://goo.gl/mg0S3


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Crafting: Homemade Handmade Repurposed: Upcycle Repurpose Vintage Silver Plated Flatware Forks

Crafting: Homemade Handmade Repurposed: Upcycle Repurpose Vintage Silver Plated Flatware Forks | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
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Upcycle It! Featuring Wooden Crates

Upcycle It! Featuring Wooden Crates | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Yesterday, I talked about jars.  Today, I’m going to talk about wooden crates.  Now, I tried to find wooden crates for this project, but to no avail…I had to break down and…...
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'Upcycling' Turns Credit Cards Into Jewelry, Trash Into Fashion

'Upcycling' Turns Credit Cards Into Jewelry, Trash Into Fashion | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Sure, you've purchased jewelry with a card.
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Reduce, Reuse & Upcycle!

Reduce, Reuse & Upcycle! | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
We live in a throw away culture. Recycling may be more at the fore front than ever before but with so many items being “disposable” or “one use”, the world’s landfills just keep filling up. Luckily...
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Upcycle your old sofa into a garden seat | Make it and Mend it - upcycling, craft with a twist, cookery, gardening and more

Upcycle your old sofa into a garden seat | Make it and Mend it - upcycling, craft with a twist, cookery, gardening and more | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
A step by step tutorial with pictures showing you how to makeover your old sofa into unusual garden furniture...
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Where recycling is better business

Where recycling is better business | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Recycling waste into something useful is good in itself, but what if margins in doing so are better than using non-waste raw material?
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Apple Recycling Program Worldwide | ecogreen4us

Apple Recycling Program Worldwide | ecogreen4us | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
Apple has established many recycling centres worldwide where anybody could send there for recycling. You could also recycle non Apple products.
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» The Five Reasons Why I Recycle

» The Five Reasons Why I Recycle | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
My wife and I have been pretty big recyclers for quite some time now and occasionally people have asked me why I prefer to recycle so much.
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Guest column: Options abound for secure e-waste recycling -Opinion - Waste & Recycling News

Guest column: Options abound for secure e-waste recycling -Opinion - Waste & Recycling News | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it
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Portable gardens

Portable gardens | Recycling with a twist | Scoop.it

When your kids have outgrown their play wagons, turn those toys into marvelous mobile containers. Regular-sized wagons can hold a wide variety of plants, so you can grow a whole garden in a single wagon.

 

Wagons are also great for growing lettuces and other greens.

 

See more ideas for stunning, low-budget containers from the source, here: http://goo.gl/DjgXj


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