These are pretty awesome – Brandy began collecting discarded bike tubes and upcycling them into bags, wallets and even earrings!
In Swahili, the language spoken in Kenya, Kustawi means, “to thrive”. KUSTAWI is a line of handbags made from hand rolled paper beads which are skillfully created by the students in Right 2 Thrive’s Empowerment Program.
On many mornings in Aqaba, ladies could be singing, laughing, talking, and drinking tea while creating unique hand made items…from trash.
Maybe you have an old broken but priceless watch that that just sits in a drawer of your jewelry box – I love this idea, it’s honoring, practical and altogether lovely.
I’ve never in my life played a game of Monopoly where I didn’t have to pretend at least once that I wasn’t a poor sport. But this bracelet idea? Love it! Found it at oursecondhandlife. And just for fun – check out Monopoly Game Piece Theory – very scientific!
Practical use for your martial arts belts – such a great idea! A big thank you to greenmoxie for sharing this with us. Interested in earning your own belts? I highly recommend Hauths Family Taekwondo to all my local friends.
This is a bike tire – How cool is that? Found it on an amazing site upcycledaroundtown, an online marketplace for upcycled goods that are handmade in USA. The site feature the work of several upcycle artists/vendors. This item was created by Rebicyclist. Check them out – very cool and just in time for Christmas […]
How cool are these? Homemadebyjen provides a great tutorial, plus a cute picture of her pups. Double dose of nice for your Saturday morning.
This is so-super-cool! Suzanna McMahan shared this with us. Check her out for more upcycled vintage jewelry.