Tuesday, April 10, 2012

11 Cool things made from Recycled Materials

Instead of throwing things out and having them end up in the landfill, reuse your stuff!

1. Thumb-controlled watering pot made from old maple syrup container
Here's how to make it: http://www.funinthemaking.net/2011/05/01/thumb-controlled-watering-pot/

2. Bottle cap necklaces
Learn how to make at: http://www.squidoo.com/bottlecap-necklace-pendants

3. Magazine bowls
Learn how to make at: http://www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/magazine_bowls

4. Recycled Keyboard Clutch
Buy at: http://www.neatoshop.com/product/Recycled-Keyboard-Clutch

5. Recycled Juice Container Bags
Buy at: http://www.ecocentricbags.com/material/recycled-juice-containers-bags.html

6. Ski Chair
Learn how to make one at: http://www.skinet.com/skiing/articles/diy-build-ski-chair

7. CD Chandelier
Learn how to make at: http://recycletheworld.proboards.com/index.cgi?board=featuredartist&action=display&thread=1249

8. Record bowls
Buy at: http://www.eco-artware.com/catalog/JD2-vinyl-bowl.php?c=tabletop

9. Recycled chopsticks folding basket
Buy at: http://eco-artware.com/catalog/BP1-Chopsticks-Folding-Basket.php?c=bowls

10. Bicycle Chain Frame
Buy at: http://eco-artware.com/catalog/RR13-picture-frame.php?c=desk

11. Safety Pin Cuff Bracelet
Buy at: http://eco-artware.com/catalog/IW2-safety-pin-bracelet.php?c=bracelets