Category Green

2013-05-03 10.48.11

What to do with the Leftovers: Fabric Scrap Garland

The last couple months, I have been pretty much obsessed with making these.  I made them before Little O’s birthday to hang above our windows.  I made them for a baby shower my mom was hosting, I made them for my sister’s classroom, and if I had reason to make more, I definitely would! I […]

2013-03-09 07.08.16

Upcycled Burp Cloths

Little O spit up a lot.  And I mean a LOT.  We own over 30 burp cloths because – seriously – we needed them.  They don’t get much use anymore, so with a baby shower to attend, I decided why not do some upcycling! A couple of the cloths had some little tears, so I […]


I Heart Etsy: Salvage 517

Salvage 517 is full of fun upcycled and vintage items.  Here’s how Leslie describes her shop: All my creations include something found, loved, and repurposed. Inspired by 2 Corinthians 5:17, I remember that I too am simply salvaged goods made new.  (source) Gotta love that.  And here is some of the fun you’ll find in […]

Upcycled Instruments in an Unexpected Place

I came across this on Facebook a while ago and think it’s super cool. Landfill Harmonic film teaser from Landfill Harmonic on Vimeo.

2012-12-20 10.27.55

Keeping the Wrapping Green 2012

Okay, the gifts are wrapped.  I only used wrapping supplies I already owned – mostly leftover wrapping paper from last year.  As I mentioned before, they aren’t as creative as years past, but I still think they turned out pretty cute. What about you?  Are you done wrapping?  Or are you still trying to buy […]


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