How can I recycle cork?

October 21st, 2011 - 


 
Uncorked and Olive Bites Studio are giving us some good tips on how to recycle cork. Read below and let yourself inspired by some beautiful cork designs. I think everything that is made with passion is obvious. Like these precious tiny things made by a person that loves to work in cork, as you can see. Uncorked Jewelry is, as they claim “the most fabulously awesome and original handmade cork jewelry on the planet!” They pick (more…)

Shower mat idea to make out of recycled wine corks

July 4th, 2011 - 
 

Maybe your already know Danny Seo. For those who do not know him, he is a  green living expert that shares in his best-selling books, television programs, products, magazine columns and his how-to lifestyle lectures – a lot of eco friendly ideas he has. This time, all you need is a box that you could paint in any color and a lot of wine corks – about 500 as Danny says.
For sure, you are having a lot of corks from your bottles and instead of wasting them, it is better to reuse them for your new bath mat. Glue is not needed because you will add as many corks as needed and they will keep their position
because of the tension between each one of them. If you do not have so many corks, I am sure there are a lot of restaurants in the nearby that could help you will your bags:) What are your ideas for upcycling wine corks?

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