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  • 10 Awesome Recycled Chandeliers

    From spoons to wine bottles to bicycle wheels, here are 10 extremely creative chandeliers that have been made with recycled materials to great effect. More

  • 5 Ideas for Recycled, DIY Christmas Wreaths

    If you are looking for some fun DIY projects, why not try to create your own wreaths? There are a ton of great ideas floating around the Internet from people who have recycled items by turning them into interesting-looking decorations for their homes. These are five of the best recycled wreaths I could find. More

  • 10 Twitter Hashtags That Make It Easy to Follow the Latest Green News

    In the world of environmentalism, hashtags are really being put to work. Through a taste for activism and promoting change, they are utilized in such a way as to maximize visibility, and so there is potential for sharing across the globe. Many hashtags are so regularly used that they have tied together whole communities of those looking to promote and live a greener lifestyle. More

  • 8+ Ways to Upcycle Wine Corks Creatively

    There is a bit of a toll on the environment when it comes to wine. The bottles are dark glass and so are easily recycled. But the corks are another story. What are you supposed to do with those strange little tops? How about upcycling them? There are plenty of ideas online. Here are seven […] More

  • 10 Creative Ideas for Recycled Garden Planters on the Cheap

    Update (7/19/12): I haven’t checked to see what kind of readership we have in Mexico City lately, but we’ve certainly got plenty of kindred spirits: Inhabitat reports that repurposed planters are all over the place in the city’s Roma district. Have you been to the local garden center lately? The prices of planters there, or […] More

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    9 Ways to Upcycle Glossy Magazines into Awesome Interior Design Art

    You have probably been hearing a lot lately about upcycling, especially on DIY websites or places such as Etsy that specialize in homemade and craft items. But what is it? Upcycling is simply reusing one old object to spice up or change another. You can do this with any item, from clothing to lamps. But […] More

  • Hey Gardeners! There Are Some Social Networking Sites Just For You

    Social networking has literally taken over the online world, and for many of us it has taken over our lives as well. Who doesn’t have a Facebook or Twitter or both? Perhaps a LinkedIn for work or even one of the new, invite-only Google+ accounts that have generated so much interest this week? I am […] More