April 15th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Every year since she was four, my younger daughter designs an outfit, I create it from thrifted and discarded clothing and other fabrics, and then she models it on the runway at our town's annual Trashion/Refashion Show
April 5th, 2016 | by Guest Contributor
Discarded front doors are such a stellar curbside score. Here's how to turn a door into a dining table. It's easier than you might think!
February 29th, 2016 | by Guest Contributor
Here's how to stencil a rug, so you can turn a thrift store find or old decor piece into something totally cute and new!
February 17th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Whether you're an avid scrapbooker or a total novice, there is 100% an upcycled greeting card that you will love to make in the list below.
January 27th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Vintage flour sacks are still fairly easy to obtain and not too spendy, but nevertheless quite lovely, and they make excellent crafting supplies
January 21st, 2016 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
3D printing has a lot of advantages, but at the end of the day, it relies heavily on plastic. One company is trying to turn that into a positive by recycling an interesting material
November 19th, 2015 | by Becky Striepe
Not all wood pallets are created equal! If you've got a DIY pallet project in the works, it's important to learn how to tell if wood pallets are safe
October 22nd, 2015 | by Becky Striepe
Mixed media artist Deane Bowers* makes vibrant, cheerful upcycled folk art pieces
October 1st, 2015 | by Bonnie Getchell
Here's how to spray paint an outdated chandelier to give it a fresh, modern look
September 17th, 2015 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
Artist Mbongeni Buthelezi uses melted plastic to create beautiful works of art
September 9th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
Did you ever wonder what happens to those restaurant crayons when your meal is done?
One guy did, and the answer that he got is changing lives
August 13th, 2015 | by Jeff McIntire-Strasburg
The best way to reduce the number of plastic bottles in landfills is to avoid buying them in the first place. Reuse is second best, but when you can't avoid them, try one of these clever plastic bottle reuses to give them a new life!
July 30th, 2015 | by Bonnie Getchell
Do you love unique DIY home decor? Don’t throw away that old medicine cabinet– upcycle it into awesome DIY wall shelves!
June 22nd, 2015 | by Julie Finn
Remake the drawer knobs that you already own or, at the most, upcycle something into a drawer knob
June 18th, 2015 | by Bonnie Getchell
Need to spruce up your porch or patio? Learn how to make a chair planter from a thrifted or found chair
May 21st, 2015 | by Becky Striepe
Last week I taught a binoculars craft at my son's preschool, and it was such a hit! Here are tips on how to do this craft project with the preschool set
May 7th, 2015 | by Bonnie Getchell
Turn a salvaged hanging fruit basket into bright, cheerful DIY jewelry storage with just a few basic tools and supplies
May 1st, 2015 | by Bonnie Getchell
Don't buy new -- reduce, reuse, redecorate! Today we're sharing 30 repurposed DIY side tables to inspire you!
September 2nd, 2014 | by Talancia Pea
Feeling a little guilty as you gaze at that post-Labor Day recycle bin? Try some of these beer can crafts to use them up!
August 11th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
Could you live in an old school bus? Check out these awesome bus conversions for upcycling a junked vehicle into a living space
July 19th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
Are you ready for upcycling to hit the mainstream? A new DIY TV show may be just the nudge we need to popularize real crafty reuse
June 7th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe
We got a great reader question about cassette tape knitting that I've been researching. Let's take a look at how safe it is to craft with the tape part of old cassettes