DIY Tutorial Vintage Suitcase Chair. Found at See Kate Sew here. Variations of this have been all over the web, but I never saw a really great tutorial attached to any of the images until now. When I saw how little you really needed for this project it got me thinking that maybe even I could do it :)
ReCraft Your Taste: Caroloto Carots
Stereotype project by Daizi Zheng and it is about helping people eat more healthier through their everyday habits.Can design encourage people to rethink their relationship with healthy food to gain a balanced diet? Using the recognizable stereotyping packaging may make people feel more physically and physiologically connected with those daily objects.
ReCraft Your Meat: Meat Tenderizer by Gavin Reay of And-Design
Tenderizing meat is quite an important step in cooking, however it requires quite a bit of muscle to do it right. The Tender delivers double the punch with every bash, making your job easier. The serrated roller has glass balls inside the column to energize the blow. Tackle your meat in smart way!
ReCraft Your Keyboard: Magic Cube
It uses a laser beam to generate a full-size perfectly OPERATING laser keyboard that smoothly (or with our live 24h support center..) connects to MAC’s, Smart Phones, the new Iphone, Ipad, Android devices any kind of PC and Most of the handheld devices.The Celluon Virtual Keyboard uses a light projection of a full-sized QWERTY computer keyboard on almost any surface. Used with MAC Laptop, PDA’s and Smart Phones, the Virtual Keyboard provides a practical way to send e-mails, word documents processing and spreadsheet tasks, enabling users to leave laptops and computers at home.
My funky fringed t-shirt scarves are made from recycled t-shirts that normally maybe tossed away but saved and upcycled.
I am an eco fashionista and specialize in designing upcycled handmade fashion.
ReCraft Your Chair: Knitting Eames Wire Chair
Having achieved success with their plywood and molded plastic chairs, Charles and Ray Eames challenged themselves to make a reasonably priced, strong but lightweight, quality chair out of bent wire. Introduced in 1951, it was an immediate hit. Distinctively, unmistakably Eames, the wire chair has stood the test of time and is as popular today as it was half a century ago. Here is a moder take on these chairs by Akira Ishikawa.
Displayed on Recraft | Follow us on Facebook | Twitter
Debate heats up regarding the tar sands pipeline from Canada to Texas, USA.While activists oppose the massive pipeline for a variety of reasons, including potential oil spills, the major issue at stake is climate change. Oil from tar sands carried a significantly heavier carbon burden than other oil sources. Many activists have come to view the Keystone Pipeline XL as a litmus test of sorts for the Obama Administration, which has largely disappointed them on environmental and climate issues.
DIY: Anthro-Inspired Flamenco Shower Curtain
Get this Anthro look for a lot less!
Hack College (via Get Your Plants Drunk on Flat Beer to Strengthen and Revive Them)