Grass Mirror project by H2o Architects

October 20th, 2011 - 

Sometimes I am not finding a place for my plants. And this happens just because usual, my plants are placed in cone pots that do not fit to anything in my space. I think this is a better solution to integrate the plants in a natural way in your apartment. H2o Architects merged nature and furniture on the Grass Mirror project. It Read the rest of this entry »

How can you reuse toys?

October 20th, 2011 - 

Handcrafted table lamp furniture created by Ryan McElhinney. Incredible good looking lamp design made by recycled toys. The designer get them together, glued them and they painted them with high-gloss lacquer. Always surprising in his designs, the artist was the winner of the Peugeot Design Awards. He is active in the Read the rest of this entry »

Make jewelry from junk

October 20th, 2011 - 


 

What do you need? Some junk, for sure. Use some old credit cards or phone cards. In fact, any plastic will do. You will need some scissors, rulers, markers, a drill and a needle. You can make any shape you want. Below you can find an example of an accessory made out of rectangle shapes. First you cut the shapes you want, then you should soften them a little bit by using a sandpaper. Adjust the size and the number of each tile in Read the rest of this entry »

How to create a pair of tire sandals

October 18th, 2011 - 

 

First, you have to choose a spare tire. You can easily find them at your salvage yard. It could be almost every kind of tire as long as your layout fits to the tire. Make yourself a template from a cereal cardboard and transfer the template to your desired tire. Trace the lines with a marker and then using a scroll saw or band saw Read the rest of this entry »

Cargo Scarf

October 13th, 2011 - 

 

Instructables site has a nice folder containing some projects that can be easily done in one afternoon. Because as they say: “Projects to Sew in an Afternoon offers 20 quick and easy projects you can sew in no time!” You will have pictures and step by step explanations on each project. Some of my recommentations – objects that are easy to make and very funny are: Felt Flower Brooch Tutorial , Funky Yo-Yo Scarf and Dinosaur Hoodie Read the rest of this entry »