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One of the recycled crafty resources- Creative Reuse Center. But what's a Creative Reuse Center, and how can you find one near you?

from Lifehacker

Shop at Reuse Centers to Save a Ton of Money on All Your Home Items

Need new furniture or have a home improvement project coming up? Skip the retail stores and places like Lowe's or Home Depot. You'll likely save much more—like over 50%—if you head to a reuse center instead.


When SCRAP was formed 40 years ago, it was America’s first creative reuse center. San Francisco based, SCRAP (Scroungers’ Center for Reusable Art Parts)

Knack in Easthampton, MA. Knack: The Art of Clever Reuse is a creative reuse center where you can: Find all sorts of reusable materials for your creative projects Take a workshop or drop in during our open studio time Have a party (birthday, craft night, creative gathering, etc.) Shop for upcycled gifts/art handmade by local artists


From Mundane to Marvelous: The Benefits of Creative Reuse Centers on People, Products and Planet - YouTube