Which is your way?

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ECOBLE tell the green artists, consumer and reader that…

RecycledmMaterials make fabulous art supplies!  And, once you get in to the Recycling habit, you will be surprised how easy it is!

Some of the following designs serve multiple purposes: illustrating the material possibilities of what most would consider trash while also maximizing the aesthetic potential of what would otherwise be considered waste objects. Clothes become rugs, airline trolleys become furniture, cardboard becomes bridges and sewage turns into building blocks!

recycled clothing rug 10 Creative Ways to Recycle Ordinary Objects

The Volksware designers have provided an interesting alternative way of recycling clothes that may not even bit fit for the Salvation Army. By stitching them and rolling them they have created a simple carpet system that can be cut to length and fit to a space.

trolley furniture 10 Creative Ways to Recycle Ordinary Objects

Ever wonder what happens to those oddly shaped airplane trolleys when the airlines are done using them? Well, so did Bordbar before they began appropriating and adding splashes of design to them and reselling them to the public as useful (if odd) multipurpose mobile furniture. These are highly customizable have have a surprising range of possible functions once they are recycled into use – including doubling as recycled bookcases and bookshelves.

recycled bag and ruler 10 Creative Ways to Recycle Ordinary Objects

recycled notebooks 10 Creative Ways to Recycle Ordinary Objects

The Remarkable product design team has created a series of colorful and useful versions of traditional products made out of unusual recycled materials.

recycled materials for art 10 Creative Ways to Recycle Ordinary Objects

The Remida Center appropriates scrap materials from all kinds of local businesses in order to gain raw materials ranging from wood and metal to plexiglass and plastic that students can use in art projects. The idea is both to facilitate art but also to raise awareness about the origins of materials, essentially recycling otherwise unused materials and putting them toward the production of art.

casette tape wallets 10 Creative Ways to Recycle Ordinary Objects

Italian designer Marcella Foschi has developed a quite clever way to recycle cassette tapes: a product material that exists in abundance but is associated with a dying (or dead) technology. Her coin purses are at least cute (if not collectible) and appropriate a material we all know, love and have stopped using.

(Original resource: http://ecoble.com/2008/03/12/10-unusually-creative-ways-to-recycle-ordinary-objects/)

AG,Sydney

Hands up if you want a bottle of Coke

I want a bottle of Coke.

But I want less litter.

We can buy bottles of coke, and put the empty bottle in the recycle bins. However, does it enought?

NO, not at all! The landfill is end up like this!

(Source:http://www.proacquaaustralia.com.au/environment/)

If you can’t say No to Bottled drinks, just use your creativity to make a better life. Do remember, everyone can be an artisit in green:)

AG, Sydney

Too many plastic bottles at home?

Q: What is your way of recycling plastic bottles?

1) Throw them away

2) Separate them from other waste, and put them in the recycling bins

3)Make fun with them

I personally would like to choose option 3) Make fun with them!

Some people may also prefer option 3, but have no idea about it. Let’s see what suggestions that Skirmantė from BoredPanda offers. There are 23 Creative Ways To Reuse Old Plastic Bottles

Vertical Garden

Source: Rosenbaum and Luciano Huck

Chandelier

Designed by: Sarah Turner

Broom

Image credits: unknown

Beautiful Mosaic From Caps Left By Hurricane Sandy

Designed by Lisa Be | Project Vortex

Spoon Lamp

Designed by Yaroslav Olenev

Jewelry Stand

Source: EBLOT

Cherry Blossom Paint Stamp

Source: alphamom.com

Parking Canopy

Image credits: Garth Britzman

Bouquet Lamp

Image credits: personalise.co.uk

Christmas Tree

Image credits: stranamasterov.ru

Cute Planters

Designed by: Seamy’s Deco And House

Designed by: Maceta Gatuna

Intricate Bottle Vase

Source: wikihow.com

Durable Purse

Image credits: Zitta Schnitt

Sci-Fi Rocket Jet Pack

Image credits: doodlecraftblog.com

Hanging Chandelier

Image credits: Michelle Brand | blogilates.com

Lake Boat

Designed by Tom Davies

Image credits: FijiMe Tour

Pencil/Marker Organizers

Image credits: unknown

Solar Light Bulb

Project by Illac Diaz | worldarchitecturenews.co

Ottoman Seat

Image credits: unknown

Curtain

Image credits: Michelle Brand

Bottle Cap Decoration

Image credits: Ilya Naymushinvia

Bird Feeder

Source: marghanita.com | FamilyFun Magazine

Napkin Ring