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Creating Beautiful Upcycled Yard Art From Recycled Metals

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Do you love the look and feel of a bit of rusty metal around the place? Rusty metals, peeling paints and furniture with knocks and chips, make many of us fall in love with them, due to their visual feast, …

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Upcycling Inspiration That Will Blow Your Mind!

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If you are looking for some proper, high quality upcycling inspiration you have hit the jackpot! Offcyclers is the first curated online gallery for Sustainable Design and Art. Their work consists of finding, selecting and showcasing artists and designers from …

Etsy celebrates the best of Australia and New Zealand’s creative talent

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Etsy.com, the online marketplace for handmade and vintage goods, has announced the winners of this year’s Etsy Awards with six talented designers and makers from across Australia and New Zealand recognised for their creativity and craftsmanship. We are featuring the …

Funky Dory – Recycled Plastic Fashion, Clocks & Art!

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Jacq Chorlton from Funky Dory, creates gorgeous handcrafted clocks, recycled material sculptures, paintings and more. Her recent creation – a recycled plastic dress – won the category award ‘colour palette’ at the Mandurah Wearable Art Showcase. The ‘Common Threads Wearable Art’ …

How to upcycle a lampshade with vintage sheet music

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There is just something about vintage sheet music, paper and maps, they work so well for decoupage projects, craft and art. There is something about old music sheets in particular that are very beautiful, would you agree? Those notes and …