Repurpose Reuse Recycle Reclaim ... RETHINK

Your eyes may never look at things the same way again. See so many more possibilities for "renewal" and the ultimate upcycling!
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Recycle old bedsheets into a lovely woven DIY rag rug to accent any room in the house.

DIY Rag Rug | Craft For Home | Decor & Accessory Crafts | Love the Country

A wall of salvaged doors

Arty | Getting Lay-ed

paint brush handles - amaze! Could have saved the cost of handles for my new kitchen if I'd seen this in time!

Paintbrush Cabinet Handles

Dishfunctional Designs: Global Recycling: Old Globes Upcycled

Dishfunctional Designs: Global Recycling: Old Globes Upcycled

Upcycled - Repurposed Old Door - Fun Things to do with Old Doors. Old door hall tree : old door porch swing : old door sliding barn door.

Fun Things to do with Old Doors

TAMARA FOGLE bags (crafted in the UK from reclaimed antique flour sacks from Germany

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*Huge* silk lanterns made from upcycled umbrellas! Beautiful!

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Surf Board Gate!

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Use an old picture frame and wood to make extra storage shelves!

She Paid $1 For This Frame, But Watch What She Does With It - I Can't Wait To Try!

DIY: How to Make a Lamp From a Broken Table - this is a great DIY! Tutorial.

How to Make a Lamp From a Broken Table

This chandelier is made with microphones!

The microphone chandelier

Suspended chandelier composed of three concentric elements made of recycled corrugated cardboard 100 % handcrafted Made in Italy. Cardboard is color Havana natural soul, white in the exterior; the holder and all the electrical parts, color choice, are included. Bulb not included. Diameter 50 cm. Height : 26 cm . Lampholder CE certificate. Cardboard is an unjustly underestimated material because it can be used to create forms completely unexpected. .

Recycled Cardboard Chandelier | iD Lights

Christmas tree made from old rakes! Love it

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An unused hutch, armoire, or bookcase can quickly transform into a beverage station with a little paint and creativity. Store bottles and beverage glasses on open shelves for easy access while entertaining. You can also free up shelf space by outfitting the underside of a shelf with hanging storage for wine glasses. Use drawers and cabinets below to store serving trays, utensils, and linens./

25 Home Improvement Ideas Under $150

Flowers from Recycled Plastic Bottles

Running With Scissors: Recycled Plastic Bottles

recycled plastic bottles

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Petal lamp shade made from plastic bottles

Upcycled Plastic Bottles & Bags: Unique & Beautiful Art

Artist Mary Ellen Croteau is showing these columns made from recycled plastic cartons and lids in the window of the Columbia College bookstore on Michigan Avenue. They are a playful homage to Brancusi's "Endless Columns", with a serious environmental message for our times:

Brancusi in Plastic

Occasionally I have an empty Patron bottle. They are shaped just like these. Never knew what to do with them. Bling...duh. Vases or candle holders.


Add a touch of magic to a child’s bedroom or bring the East to your mantelpiece during the holiday season. Vintage cotton from repurposed saris sewn in the traditional kantha stitch. #fairtrade #christmasstocking

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Whiskey Bottles Pulley - Lamp Recycling, Pendant Lighting - iD Lights | iD Lights

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Repurposed lamp shade - made into a gift basket! Great idea!

Repurposed Lamp Shade Gift Basket

How to Get the Kitchen of Your Dreams - Rethink Your Island Dreams "By repurposing a cool piece of vintage furniture, like this armoire, you can make a one-of-a-kind kitchen island and save the antique piece from a landfill." —Cortney and Robert Novogratz, authors of Home by Novogratz (Artisan Books)

How to Get the Kitchen of Your Dreams

closet, doors from repurpose armoire doors - like Narnia!

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Mount a tray on a stand for an interesting side table. Group multiples (even of different kinds) for an eclectic departure from the coffee table.

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