Versatile Sofa With Storage Is Made From Recycled Wooden Pallets Aparte/via Reused wooden pallets are popping up in designs everywhere nowadays, but there's debate as to whether they're "palletable" or not. It's a tricky subject, but with this clean-looking two-seater, French firm Aparte has a simple solution: paint it black and voilà, recycled chic. Aparte /via Nicknamed "Woodstock," this canapé is intended to be something that could be produced for the larger market:
Recycled Pallets Into Mobile Bench Street artist r1 from Johannesburg recently unveiled his latest project named “Brothers in Benches”, a urban intervention that recycles reclaimed wooden pallets into mobile benches. Artist r1 set the benches on wheels and rolled the pop-up seating throughout the heart of Johannesburg to observe how the public interacted with these street furniture. “The aim of the project was to solve issues within the city in a creative way; to come up with innovative ideas and solutions that positively contribute to the community in an artistic way.”
tapis This Crochet rugs are made by Olga at olinohobby.com All you need is yarn, old T-shirts & crochet hook. Now the images will guide you trough the process. And that is it simple but really nice! Toilet Paper Roll Wall Art Well that’s a mouthful! So the time has come, it’s Pinterest Challenge time again! Every season Sherry from YHL and Katie from Bower Power throw a little link party to get people to stop pinning things and actually start making. This couldn’t have come at a better time because I have wanted to start this project forever and once Miss Kelly made her way into my kitchen I knew it was time to start it.
suspension pour plantes Nowadays most of the people recycle. It’s true that we need to correct our disposable culture and our Eco-nomically. Recycling is the most popular solution to our plastic pollution problem. Reuse plastic bottles and transform them into different solutions for your home. In fact, if you are reusing junk, you are helping to make the initial energy that went into the production of that material last longer and go farther. You can reuse most of the plastic bottles if you clean them properly using hot soapy water. How to Turn a Pallet into a Garden Good news and bad news. I had planned to film a short video showing you how to make a pallet garden, but the weather didn’t cooperate. I was stapling the landscape fabric onto the pallet when it started drizzling and got really windy. That’s the bad news. But I know I promised a tutorial today, so I took photos and have kept my word to share how to make the pallet garden. I tried to be as detailed as possible.
Project: Pallet Shed- Finishing touches! It’s been a long journey and a learning lesson from the first pallet to the last. My pallet shed is finally complete and I am very pleased how it turned out. I love the tin can roof! I picked up the cute daisy sign at our local Goodwill for only $3. The windows were altered by adding strips of molding to match the door. As soon as the showers pass by over the next few days I will be able to add a protective coating and paint the windows and doors. erica’s faux porcelain project this clever faux-pottery project comes from diy queen erica domesek of p.s. i made this. inspired by mid century porcelain from west germany, erica decided to create the look of white porcelain using bottles, cans, spray paint and an elementary school flashback- puffy paint. this is a seriously fun- and simple- project that anyone could tackle on a rainy (or snowy) afternoon. thanks so much to erica for sharing- click here to check out more projects on her site. CLICK HERE for the full project after the jump! materials: -matte spray paint -puffy paint -bottles and cans steps:
Free Patterns and Tutorials FREE Patterns and Tutorials Click on a picture for more details on each pattern or select from the list on the left: Sac en plastique Recyclage pour Tapis, Deux Creative Recycled Crafts Idées Plastic bag recycling ideas are great for making home decorations or prepare handmade gifts, like these floor rugs made of colorful plastic bags. Two creative recycled crafts offer ways to get rid of plastic bags and add functional and very decorative, water-resistant floor mats to your kitchen, bathroom or entryway designs. There are many different ways of using plastic bags for designing floor mats. These two plastic bag recycling ideas show how to crochet a floor mat of plastic strips and decorated a floor mat with pompoms made of plastic bags. Crocheted floor mats are convenient and easy to clean. They add a splash of color to home decorating and make wonderful, very spacial handmade gifts.
Pallet Swing Chair the first step to any project using pallets is the actual breakdown of the wooden pallets. for our project we found it more simple to cut the pallets apart using a jig saw, it was quicker and easier and there was less of a chance of split wood vs using a pry bar to pry the wooden pallets apart...... the down side is we lost a lot of longer pieces of usable wood that we could have gotten if we attempted to pry apart the pallets. in the end its what ever you feel most comfortable doing. the photo below is how we deconstructed our pallets
Pallets used to define interior space in the Industry Beans café, Australia. Amongst over 400 entrants Figureground Architecture has been awarded in Australia the 2014 Hospitality Design Award and the 2014 Best of State Commercial Design Award for transforming a concrete shell warehouse in Fitzroy into a busy café and roastery. Inspired by the intimacy of Melbourne laneways, the design took advantage of the high ceilings to create a long narrow ‘dining hall’ experience. Economic materials such as operable black painted pallets and corrugated polycarbonate define the space and create a playful sense of habitation. Comment faire un mobile en papier ! Blog : Kiki Creates - Voir tuto mobile papillon Blog : Le pot 2 colle - Voir tuto origami hirondelles Blog : Heatland paper - Voir tuto mobile St Valentin Blog : Maedchenmitherz - Voir tuto mobile papier dentelle Blog : Brown Accents - Voir tuto mobile ballon papier
pelote de fil avec t shirt Reader Blair liked our t-shirt yarn dishcloths, but had a major question about t-shirt yarn: "So I don’t know how when one piece of yarn ends, to begin again with a new one… Does that make sense? Someone please email me.and tell me!" Well, Blair, I'll do you one better and write a whole post about it! How do you turn t-shirts into yarn, and then attach the ends? Read on! There are a few common methods for making t-shirt yarn.