Category Archives: Upcycling

3 May 2017 11:39am – Recycling Pallets

Do you use old pallets in your yard, or are interested in doing so? Here’s a great summary of what to look for when determining which ones are safe to use: USING TIMBER PALLETS IN YOUR GARDEN

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5 October 2016 8:06pm – Junkies Mag is Back!

For anyone else who’s into the rethink-reuse-recycle, Junkies Mag is back!! New issue out 1 December. Can’t wait! :D From the Junkies Team: “We have wonderful news, Junkies is officially coming back! We have been working very hard and are … Continue reading

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11 September 2016 1:03pm – Chillies, Herbs and Marigolds

What are you all up to on this beautiful Spring day? Did you get much rain yesterday? I took advantage of the bit of coolness this morning to plant out more chilli seeds, and transplant some chilli seedlings and a … Continue reading

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11 September 2016 12:53pm – Selima and Felix’s Converted School Bus

WOW! Check out this bus reno! EXPEDITION HAPPINESS

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22 August 2016 7:01pm – Adam and Sian’s House Truck

Another interesting Happen Film, this time about an off-grid house truck made from recycled materials. Just love the height in the bedroom platform. Love the idea of the home-made milk paint. And of course, LOVE all the recycled and salvaged … Continue reading

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15 August 2016 7:49pm – MYO Self-Watering Pots

What a great idea! How To Make Your Own Self-Watering Pot: Film #8

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8 June 2016 10:32am – Repurpose Jeans Into Aprons

Oh wow! I wonder if I could fashion an adult-sized one :P what a great way to re-purpose/re-use/upcycle old jeans! KID’S DENIM CRAFT APRON MADE FROM AN OLD PAIR OF JEANS

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25 May 2016 11:07am – Zone 1 Permaculture

This is a great little summary of permaculture in Zone 1, the vegie/herb patch, the most frequented and arguably the most productive of the zones. It doesn’t need a large space, or even good soil; it can be done in … Continue reading

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7 April 2016 12:42pm – Insect Hotel Inspiration

Some beautiful insect (and bird) hotels here! Particularly like the green-roofed pallet stack :) 11 Inspirations for Insect Hotels

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23 March 2016 12:46pm – 7 Eco-friendly fabrics

7 Eco-Friendly Fabrics That Will Disrupt the Luxury Fashion Industry

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