Reducing waste through upcycling, repurposing, refashioning and reloving.

Upcycle: (re)use your Noodle!



I've seen some great ideas for repurposing pool/swim noodles for kids or fun crafts. But today I'm rounding up three ideas that, dare I say, actually have some class? First up, the (re)fabulous rope lamp from The Lillypad Cottage. I saw the "after" image on Pinterest and really enjoyed my "what????" reaction when I understood that there was a noodle involved! And it reminded me of the great soda-bottle-duct-tape wonder I shared a while back that you all seem to like as much as I do!



Simple ideas but SO clever and such fun! Lots more images at Sew Many Ways




Guess why I love this? Again, there are lots of fun noodle wreaths out there, but I really like the overall styling of this mantle from Home Stories A to Z