T-Shirt Canvas Art

Old Shirt Turned Canvas Art

A lot of times in our lives we are faced with the reality of having to move on from the things that we love. I remember that time when I had to throw away my beloved Tamagotchi because it’s broken – Oh my pet dog! You may be able to relate here with thoughts of […]

Turn a Stool into a Craft Supplies Storage

Living with a daughter who is into arts and crafts can be an organizational nightmare. There are a lot of art materials everywhere. My daughter has three sets of everything – scissors, rulers and cutters, ribbons, yarns, and many others. One set is in her bedroom, the other one is in her father’s office, and […]

Plastic Bottle Planters

The mass of plastic detritus present in the oceans is so enormous that some call it the “7th continent.” In fact, at the rate that we manufacture and use plastic now, there will be more plastic than fish in the oceans by 2050. That’s why – now more than ever – we should recycle plastic […]

Cereal Box Letters

Cereal Box Letters

Decorating rooms doesn’t have to be costly. You don’t even have to spend a single penny. If you want to add letter blocks to display on a table or shelf, you can simply use empty cereal boxes. Click on any image to start the lightbox display. Use your Esc key to close the lightbox. You’ll need […]

Bamboo Clothes Ladder

Bamboo Clothes Ladder

Here’s one DIY idea inspired by repurposed ladders used for hanging towels. If you don’t have an old ladder to repurpose and want a rustic look, then gather some bamboo and start making your own ladder! This is also a great little storage or rack idea in the bedroom for scarves and ties. It’s easy to […]

Turn your old favourite shirts into a T-shirt quilt!

T-Shirt Quilt

Those old memorable high school and college shirts may not fit you anymore but it doesn’t mean you have to throw, give away, or turn them into a rug for them to be useful again. Instead, you can give them a more meaningful new purpose by turning them into a T-shirt quilt! Also called a memory quilt, this sewing […]

DIY Book Clock

Vintage Book Clock

I love reading novels and now I have a bunch of books sitting in my room. They have basically become “useless” things that just gather dust but I love them. And since I don’t have the courage to sell or give them away, I have decided to upcycle some of them in a couple of […]

Upcycled T-shirt Market Bag

Shirt Market Bag

Got shirts you don’t wear anymore? Here’s a quick and very useful upcycling project to reduce clutter in your closet! I’m sure everybody has got heaps of T-shirts somewhere in their closet they never wore ever again. Some are shrunken or small, some are “ugly” gifts from acquaintances, and some have holes or damages that […]

Upcycled: Watering Wine Bottle

Upcycled Watering Wine Bottle

Got empty wine bottles? If you have a garden or growing some produce, then this is the wine bottle project for you – especially if you live in a hot and dry place… Your own version of watering globes! You can always find and buy watering globes from stores, but this idea is way better for a […]

DIY Cork Stamps

Cork Stamp

This is one of the most common and easiest ideas to do with old corks from wine bottles. Since corks are basically just taken out of tree trunks, no two pieces are alike. Their surfaces are unique. Therefore by turning them into stamps you also have a unique design without having to spend a single penny […]