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…)

Hand blown glass plant globe hanging terrarium

October 20th, 2011 - 

Bluejaysnbumblebees shop on Etsy is composed by two artists Justin Bagley and Brooke Freed. These terrariums look so clean and they have such a fresh look. You could store anything you want in them: stones, sand, plants, colored water, jelly bubbles, toys or decorative buttons. If you decide to go for air plants installations you must water them twice a week and place them on indirect sunlight. The terrariums could bring (more…)

Recycled paper lamp

July 4th, 2011 - 
 

These new lamps from Joëlle at Umbu Lumiere are made from vintage papers collected since a few years ago already. Everything is handmade and adjustable on demand because the artist is very flexible when working with this materials.
I like the textures she uses and the combinations between all the yellowish grades of the old papers. The lamps are not very cheap because they contain a lot of crafting and hours to pick the special papers. You can choose from the
multitude of lamp designs: with musical notes, textures, vintage or dictionary pages.
See her Etsy shop here for buying.

Via here.