It's made from packing paper! awesome!

make a basket from paper bags, sewn for strength - helpful tutorial to make the basket even if other materials are used.

great idea to recycle...

newspaper basket how to

how to weave plastic baskets recycle

paper baskets diy

Fusing Plastic Bag

I can't be sure of the translation, but I thind it means basket made from recycled denim jeans. Still looks cool. Where's my rag bag? | Cesta reciclando pantalones vaqueros / via Ohohblog

paper butterflies from old books

Because I have this kind of time...right?

Vintage postcard lavender bags! How about writing lovely personal messages on the back. You can do this with fabric ironed onto freezer paper, now where to buy vintage postcards?

paper basket

Sew a Day Trip Tote – Free Sewing Project + Marbled Fabric Design |

Paper mache yarn bowl.


Cesto de Jornal

What to do with all those grocery bags tucked under my sink?! I find that there is something quite endearing about brown kraft grocery bags and the up-cycling piece of my brain has been dancing around ideas for a while. I have been seeing a few variations of woven paper baskets around the web, so weaving and Easter basket from recycled paper bags seem to be a perfect solution! Here is what I came up with

Reuse magazines and newspapers to make a basket

Breakfast at Tiffany's bridal shower décor - DIY flowers for flower balls, favor boxes, or table tops #tiffanyblue #bridalshower #bride

Use recycled toilet paper rolls to make a beautiful art piece that looks like its made of iron!