Upcycling is a great way for you to dispose of things you consider waste and at the same time increase the value of the items.
It’s time for another holiday-themed TGI…DIY! This week, a member of our Design Junkies team will help you put a cool eco-friendly twist on a classic-style “woven star” ornament. All you need is one empty drink pouch for each ornament you plan to make, along with some basic craft supplies. This shiny star can be … Continue reading T.G.I…D.I.Y. Drink Pouch Ornament
Written by: Jeff Kranz The air is frigid, snow is lurking, and mass expeditions to shopping centers and malls are beginning. Getting your holiday gift shopping done can be a huge source stress during this time of year, but you don’t need to risk your limbs to frostbite waiting outside the department store to show … Continue reading Holiday Gift Giving with TerraCycle
Clean up the environment as well as your bathroom countertop with this week’s quick and easy TGI…DIY! Struggling to squeeze the last tiny drop out of an old toothpaste tube whose time has come? Instead of throwing them out, try upcycling your empty toothpaste tubes into a stylish and helpful toothbrush holder! You’ll just … Continue reading T.G.I…D.I.Y. Colgate Toothbrush Holder
Don’t mess around--turn your dirty baby food pouches into a sweet new bib with this Friday’s TGI..DIY project! This week, using 5-6 empty baby food pouches, an old T-shirt, and a few other household tools and materials, you will be able to create a cute, colorful baby bib. Help your littlest upcycler rock this completely … Continue reading TGI…D.I.Y Baby Food Pouch
How do you like your morning coffee? Black? Light and Sweet? How about upcycled? The cardboard box that Nespresso coffee capsules come in can be used to make a funky and functional coffee sleeve for those mornings when you get your coffee to-go. Our design junkies even included a handle for you! All you … Continue reading T.G.I…D.I.Y Nespresso Coffee Sleeve