Unbuckle Your Creativity: Easy Ways To Upcycle Belts

October 8, 2015 by  
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Recycling old belts – whether they are worn, dated, or just don’t fit your figure anymore – can go far beyond donating them to a thrift store. If you have got a sentimental attachment to a belt, but the fashion accessory is not suited for you…

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9 Eco-Friendly Thrift-Store Halloween Costumes for Under $15

October 3, 2014 by  
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Across the country, the leaves are changing and the air is turning crisp. It can only mean one thing: Time to get your Halloween plans in order. We love dressing up for Halloween just as much as the next guy or gal, but we’re less enchanted with the trend of buying pricey, wasteful and poorly-made store-bought ‘costumes’. The solution? Hit the thrift store and assemble your own creative costume. Over at Ecouterre, learn how, with a bit of leg work, you can put together your own one-of-a-kind costume for under $20. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: costumes , eco holidays , eco-fashion , Fashion , halloween , thrift store , trick or treat

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6 Fun, Fantastic Bus Stops from Around the World

October 3, 2014 by  
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Read the rest of 6 Fun, Fantastic Bus Stops from Around the World Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aaron scales , bus , bus stop , buses , Dutch WVTTK Architects , Eindhoven , green bus stop , green roof bus stop , green roofed bus stop , Japan , Japanese fruit-shaped bus stop , lundberg design , Nagasaki bus stop , public transportation , recycled green bottles , solar powered bus stop , strawberry bus stop , typographical bus stop , typography architecture

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BIG Unveils Designs for BSN7 Mixed-Use Neighborhood in Aarhus

October 3, 2014 by  
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Read the rest of BIG Unveils Designs for BSN7 Mixed-Use Neighborhood in Aarhus Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aarhus , basin 7 , big , BSN7 , courtyard , Denmark , harborfront , microclimates , mixed-use , placemaking , promenade , public promenade , public realm , public space , Urban design , waterfront

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Partnership Personalizes Shoe Recycling

June 22, 2012 by  
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When you’re combing through a thrift store, perhaps you wonder about an item’s previous owners. Why did they get rid of it? Was it beloved or barely used? A new partnership aims to help answer this question for new owners of used footwear in…

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Evo Love Upcycles Vintage Junk Into Creepy Tableaus

March 19, 2012 by  
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Jargon Watch: Thrifter

October 15, 2010 by  
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Hidden treasures (Photo: Orin Zebest via Flickr) As yesterday’s post on using lead swabs for safer thrifting may have gotten you guessing, the terms ” thrifting ” and ” thrifter ” are used to describe those who shop (sometimes exclusively) at thrift or second-hand stores, flea markets, garage sales and charity shops.

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2010 Still Hottest Year on Satellite Record So Far: NASA

October 15, 2010 by  
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Image: NASA, GISS And the heat keeps on coming. The records continue to be met or broken, and what was last month announced to be the hottest January-August period in the global temperature record has moved on to become the hottest January-September ever measured

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