Reducing waste through upcycling, repurposing, refashioning and reloving.

Upcycle: Silverware becomes silver WEAR!


Old silverware (or cutlery, where I'm from) is always so eye-catching.  They just don't make it like they used to right?  So why stick it in a drawer when you can WEAR it?  Get ready to cut metal with this great "spoon ring" tutorial from Through the Front Door ... while you're there, check out her round-up of new uses for old silverware!


Not really a ring person?  Stars for Streelights shows you how to make a fork bracelet.


Head to Simple Design for a fork-bracelet how to ...


Turn an old spoon into a pendant ... care of Miss Monday



I used to own a beautiful wind-chime made of old spoons and forks ... think I got it in England.  I lost it in a move - I remember it making a really soft, lulling sound in the wind.  Tutorial at Freckled Nest.