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18

Sep

29 ways to repurpose your old yoga matFrom the garden to your feet, cast-off mats can still be useful in a variety of places.

29 ways to repurpose your old yoga mat
From the garden to your feet, cast-off mats can still be useful in a variety of places.

13

Sep

7 ways to use an avocado pitYou can do more than compost the pits from avocados. Much more.

7 ways to use an avocado pit
You can do more than compost the pits from avocados. Much more.

25

Jul

12 things you can do with your old shoesDon’t throw out those well-worn sneakers! See if they can be repaired or turned into a quirky planter for your garden!

12 things you can do with your old shoes
Don’t throw out those well-worn sneakers! See if they can be repaired or turned into a quirky planter for your garden!

21

Jul

treehugger:

NYC gallery showcases art made with obsolete objects.

See more here: http://bit.ly/1mlhCy5

12

Jul

10 things to do with a lidless teapotDon’t throw out that old teapot with the missing lid! There are still plenty of uses for it.

10 things to do with a lidless teapot
Don’t throw out that old teapot with the missing lid! There are still plenty of uses for it.

10

Jul

fromgrapevine:

Retired city bus converted into tiny living space
Two women with creative imaginations transform a junked bus into a unique mobile home.

27

Jun

Bus-turned-mobile bathroom gives San Francisco’s homeless a place to wash upWith the help of a few key partners and plenty of outside-the-box thinking, a nonprofit explores a big-hearted method in which to give retired city buses a brand new purpose.

Bus-turned-mobile bathroom gives San Francisco’s homeless a place to wash up
With the help of a few key partners and plenty of outside-the-box thinking, a nonprofit explores a big-hearted method in which to give retired city buses a brand new purpose.

24

Jun

16 clever uses for binder clipsThere’s less paper in need of binding these days, so put this simple contraption to work with these clever applications.

16 clever uses for binder clips
There’s less paper in need of binding these days, so put this simple contraption to work with these clever applications.

20

Jun

Old toothbrushes help to keep this rubbish-built abode stay nice and toastyWork is completed on a British green building project that sets out to prove ‘that there is no such thing as waste, just stuff in the wrong place.’

Old toothbrushes help to keep this rubbish-built abode stay nice and toasty
Work is completed on a British green building project that sets out to prove ‘that there is no such thing as waste, just stuff in the wrong place.’

12

Jun

10 incredible bookstores in unusual places