How can I recycle textiles?

December 21st, 2011 - 

 

Autumnkid is a shop that creates colorful handmade vegan woodland goods. Love their colorful products and style. The sweater below can be worn in many ways. You can wear it open, wrap around, wear on your shoulders. Combined with different outfits, it will become the center of attention for sure. “Mischief night” kimono wrap sweater is a soft earthy palette great for the autumn season. in a soft sage army green, forest green, (more…)

How can I recycle wood and metal in a creative way?

December 21st, 2011 - 

 

Tutto Carly from Glendale, California, United States came with the idea of using and recycling pieces of wood and metal into pieces of art. Very creative and looking so great, these rustic artworks are sold also in set. They can be used as a decoration on a table, on a fireplace or Wall hanging. I love the combination of textures and the beautiful colorsthey have. The artist confesses: “I start from the conception of the piece, not as an end but as a means. I enjoy the process, I do not imagine a complete piece; here is where chemistry between (more…)

Gold Point Vessel, the paper vessel made by Upintheairsomewhere

December 12th, 2011 - 

 

Upintheairsomewhere is a shop from Chicago that does ceramic and paper vessels. Among the small and large gold paper bowls, the yellow and peach fade vessels – here is my favorite. See in the following pictures the Gold Point Vessel. What could be more interesting and incredible good looking than a simple shape? The drama and glamour of gold leaf collides with the lightness and accessibility of paper-maché in this gold point (more…)

What can you do from recycled newspapers?

December 9th, 2011 - 


 

Here is a good example of what you can do from recycled newspapers. This is a paper mache brooch, hand-painted with acrylic colors and at the end sealed with a glossy varnish. After gluing the newspaper, the artist painted over with blue colors and then some decorations were applied. These colorful jewelries were protected with multiple layers of vanish, so that the pieces are now water resistant. This Big Fish brooch (more…)

How can I recycle textiles?

December 9th, 2011 - 

 

What a lovely creative idea! And here is the reply to the question “How can I recycle textiles” And here is how. Rosemary Boyd from Perth, Australia cam with this bag idea. This little bag is made from recycled sari silk and mixed sari fabric. The silk has a rough rugged beauty in it’s interesting textures and rich earthy (more…)