Tags » Re-use

Pop-Up Re-Café

This movie was made as part of a Citymart project and I think it illustrates the ideas behind the SlowDesign Common project as well.


Industrial decor love

Industrial is the perfect style for those that diy and love to re-use found things. Or those that love to let someone else re-use found things, and purchase them for their homes. 80 more words

Pallet Signs

From Design to DIY

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  • How great are these: 3D modular wallpaper tiles made from pre-consumer waste paper and paper collected from homes and offices via recycling programs?
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We need Tetra Pak style cartons, do you use them?

At our last Meet & Make we cooked up the first batch of these lovely little packets which will eventually each have a Tooting grown chilli and a set of instructions inside and be hung around Tooting for people to discover. 155 more words

Muffled Details Sing Out

It is often decorative details in a property which create value, bring delight, reveal its history, tell of its status. This is particularly true of refurbishment schemes being domestically re-inhabited. 296 more words


solitary gate in the woods

For all seven years our woods has been our woods, a gate’s been in it, slowly rotting away. That’s it, just a gate: no gateposts to swing on, no fence needing a gate, though there’s evidence one may have crossed there years ago when the neighborhood was farmland. 164 more words

Daily Shed

Sun Shining, Wind At My Back

Good afternoon Le Prix lovelies,

I am feeling quite relaxed after a wonderful morning. My good friend is now back from her work and travels in Europe, and I am so happy for her new full-time teaching position starting next week! 263 more words