8 great upcycling projects

make fabric bowlsA collection of some great upcycled and green crafts to try. This last Wednesday was Earth Day, a day which aims to encourage everyone to adopt more acts of green to help to protect the planet. Every little helps, so here you’ll find some great ways to reuse, recycle and upcycle.

Reuse and upcycle!

Great birdcage planter on Uncycle That

bird cage planter

Make some plarn! Plastic yarn – get it?

plastic yarn

Turn and old shirt into a bag – I love DIY

turn old shirt in to a bag

Bookends – these would be great to hold up your record collection too! By Little Yellow Couch

upcycled bookends

Very kitsch – drinks trolley from some basic fabric drawer unit from Cooking Like Lou

upcycled drinks trolley

Use magazine covers to make envelopes – My Poppet

recycled envelopes

Reuse old fabric by making these amazing bowls – The Red Thread

make fabric bowls

You can also find some more projects, ideas and inspiration on our Pinterest board.

Kim Osborne Knockout



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