Craftcycle: 100+ Earth-Friendly Projects and Ideas for Everyday Living

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North Light Books, Sep 2, 2009 - Crafts & Hobbies - 144 pages
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Recycle, Reuse, Recraft!

Craftcycle is the creative crafter's way to recycling and reusing everyday items destined for the trash or recycling bin. Discover ways to recycle pages of your favorite magazines into a decorative bowl or trash bucket, to reuse scrap wood to build a beautiful birdhouse, or recraft broken china and glass into a mosaic flower pot, and more!

  • Transform throw-away materials into treasures with over 40 step-by-step craft projects
  • Construct larger eco-friendly projects for a greener home
  • Think green all year round with tips and ideas for every season
  • Relax, unwind and unplug with numerous activities powered only by you
  • Tempt your taste buds with delicious recipes using seasonal ingredients
Craftcycle explores ways to get the most out of every season while impacting the environment the least. With all these great ideas there is no better time to Craftcycle your way into a greener life!

  

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Review: Craftcycle: 100+ Eco-Friendly Projects and Ideas for Everyday Living

User Review  - AJ Conroy - Goodreads

Nice variety of projects, some new to me, good pictures. Read full review

Review: Craftcycle: 100+ Eco-Friendly Projects and Ideas for Everyday Living

User Review  - N - Goodreads

Most projects too labor intensive/time-consuming for DIY designs but good for display. I like the Chipped China Mosaic Pot (59) and the Owl Clothespin Holder (46) - makes me think of Gram. Read full review

Contents

Intro
7
Spring
9
Summer
39
Autumn
71
Winter
105
Resources
134
Index
143
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About the author (2009)

Heidi Boyd is the author of seven North Light craft books. She brings her simple and pretty approach to green crafting in this book. Her husband Jon Boyd, an architect, is certified in sustainable building practices, and he brings his expertise to this book. He provides the larger-scale simple wood construction projects, all of which are be accompanied by clear diagrams.

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