Tagged With: Repurpose

8 Green #DIYProjects – Gift Inspirations You Can Make With Love

Creativity is Intelligence Having Fun Albert Einstein   DIY Projects are consistently one of the most viewed categories on the CWMS website, which just goes to show, our community is a group of creative, frugal, eco-conscious and thoughtful individuals. People who enjoy spending time filling their personal space with unique creations and/or appreciate the sentimental … Continue reading »

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#DIY – It’s a (Bees Wax) Wrap

Worry LESS ¬†Smile¬†MORE unknown   From the minute Lee Delaney began her demonstration at the recent Less is More Festival my focus was to gather all the information together to share with you. Fun, quirky and once you have your equipment together, all done in under 15 minutes. Awesome! Bees Wax Wraps keep food fresh, … Continue reading »

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A Super Easy and Practical Way To Reuse Orange Produce Bags

If it can’t be reduced, reused, repaired, rebuilt, refurbished, refinished, resold, recycled, or composted, then it should be restricted, redesigned or removed from production. Pete Seeger   This is a simple idea and actually, with just a quick modifation, these orange produce bags can continue doing exactly what they were designed for – carrying produce. … Continue reading »

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Innov8 – Handcrafting Beautiful Pieces of Unique Furniture

Wood; a renewable building material that tackles climate change. It’s beautiful, sustainable and the only material made from the sun. Make It Wood – Planet Ark Scott McKenzie from Innov8 brought this black butt timber back to life by reusing it to make a bookcase for our Baby Girl’s bedroom – and what a job … Continue reading »

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Why? How? – Reusing Plastic Bags

Previous Post Many of you who are reading these weekly posts are possibly wondering – ‘Why has Shea become so passionate with saying NO to plastic bags?’ Those who start with WHY never manipulate, they inspire. And people follow them not because they have to; they follow because they want to. Simon Sinek. This image … Continue reading »

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#DIY Jigsaw Piece Plate – Out of the Man Cave

Introducing the newest category for CWMS¬†Out of the Man Cave This quirky and unique¬†jigsaw piece plate¬†certainly is a terrific conversation starter at dinner parties.¬†It is a perfect example of taking something no longer needed in its original form and¬†upcycling¬†it into something new. The ‘Royal We’ are responsible for bringing this clever and practical idea to … Continue reading »

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