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DIY upcycling

If you want to get creative, this is the place.
Here you’ll find links to tutorials on DIY upcycling projects.

DIY: Reuse a drawer to create stunning Display Coffee Table

Do you like collecting special items? Do you have a special collection you want to display? And doing so without gathering dust? Well, this might be the...
Wicker lampshade end result above table | upcycleDZINE

DIY: Wicker planters turned into eco friendly lampshades

Finally, I'm able to share with you a little DIY project that I made a few months ago. It's a project showing you what a few adjustments...
DIY: Pangolin Lantern by Cathy Chen – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Pangolin Lantern by Cathy Chen

Some time ago I came across a design on instructables that not only looked great, but is also inspired by an animal. Nature can be a great source of inspiration. Colours, motifs, structures, shapes,...
DIY: Old CDs transformed into CDegg pendant by Gilbert de Rooij – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Old CDs transformed into CDegg pendant by Gilbert de Rooij

This upcycle design piece has been featured before on this blog. Once in a while upcycleDZINE likes to look at its archive to republish a post that lots of new visitors haven't seen and/or read...
DIY: Origami Pendant Lampshade from an Old World Map by Alt trifft Neu – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Origami Pendant Lampshade from Old World Map by Alt trifft Neu

Styles, colours and forms come and go in the worlds of fashion and design. Just look at the trend to use copper and cognac-hued leather. And another trend that has been around for some...

DIY: Upcycled Creations by Game of Thrones Fans

It’s rare to meet people who have not seen – or at least heard about – Game of Thrones. There are countless references to the show all over the internet. A previous post ‘Urban Warrior’s...
DIY: Hanging Bottle Vase for Air Plants by The Merrythought – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Hanging Bottle Vase for Air Plants by The Merrythought

Since I saw this upcycle idea you're seeing here in this post, I've been looking forward to writing about it. The subject is about nature, something that's close to my heart. Design, planet and...
Floating Book Wall by Ronja Lotte – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Floating Book Wall by Ronja Lotte

Books, books and books. An object that has been and will be around for a long time. Reading a book is a unique experience. No tablet or e-reader can even come close to it....
DIY: Pipe Coffee Maker by Ben Uyeda – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Slow Coffee Maker by Ben Uyeda

Coffee is something I love and a sort of addiction you might say. That first small cup of espresso, sorry 'un caffè', in the morning is something I really look forward to. Especially when...
DIY: Crate & Pipe Side Table by Bre Bertolini – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Industrial Side Table made out of a Crate by Bre Bertolini

If you're a person who likes to create things, you're probably familiar with DIY projects. It is so rewarding to look at something that was made by yourself. Good thing about DIYs is that...
DIY: Old Newspaper Upcycled into Basket Lampshade by Alt trifft Neu – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Old Newspaper Upcycled into Basket Lampshade by Alt trifft Neu

What is one of the most used everyday materials? I think it's got to be paper. It's also one of the most and one of the oldest recycled materials in the world. But that's recycling...
DIY: Suitcase Coffee Table by Dylan Eastman – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Suitcase Coffee Table by Dylan Eastman

If you're the lucky owner of a vintage suitcase or trunk and don't know what to do with it, than this might be an idea for you. In the beginning of the previous century, people...
DIY: Upcycled Bed Spring Christmas Bells by Dinah Wulf – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Upcycled Bed Spring Christmas Bells by Dinah Wulf

Two weeks ago when I was decorating the Christmas tree it occurred to me that until now upcycleDZINE didn't feature a single Christmas decoration. So it was more than appropriate to search for something stylish, simple, fun and of...
DIY: Himmeli Side Table from Copper Pipe by brittanyMakes – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Himmeli Side Table from Copper Pipe by Brittany Cramer

This is the time of year where days are quite 'short' and people stay more indoors. And with all this time in our house it's of course nice to watch another movie or series,...
DIY: Upcycle a fishing buoy into pendant light by Debi's Design Diary – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Upcycle Fishing Buoy into Pendant Light by Debi’s Design Diary

Searching for an upcycle design diy project is always so inspiring. And even more if it's something that hasn't been featured on upcycleDZINE. It's very nice to see that a creative person has taken...
DIY: Salvaged Wooden Spool Ottoman by Shelly Leer – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Salvaged Wooden Spool Ottoman by Shelly Leer

To me an ottoman is one of the friendliest looking pieces of furniture. If you take a closer look at this simple but functional furniture you'll notice that there is an incredible variety of forms...
DIY: door turned into church bench by Liz Fourez – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Door Turned into Church Bench by Liz Fourez

When I was a little boy I used to go to church. And in my case that church was Protestant. One of the things I remember about those church benches or pews as they...
DIY: Wooden Clothes Hangers Rack by Courtney Schutz – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Wooden Clothes Hangers Rack by Courtney Schutz

When I search for upcycle design I always come across the most beautiful and inventive upcycle pieces. Some beautifully pieced together and other real design or pure art. And sometimes I stumble upon very inspiring...
DIY: Suitcase Cabinet and Towel Holder by Ashley Campbell – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Suitcase Cabinet and Towel Holder by Ashley Campbell

Finally another DIY project I found on a creative website. This project uses an object that lots of people like. And I'm one of them. Really, who doesn't like the character and charm of...
DIY: Plastic Army Men Fruit Bowl by Mike Pinder – upcycleDZINE

DIY: Plastic Army Men Fruit Bowl by Mike Pinder

Today's featured DIY reminds me of the Action Figures Lamp by Jessy Rafting. The design you're seeing here is also about toys, although it's totally different. Who doesn't know those plastic soldiers that kids...

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Mannequin Hand Lamp by EuNa Designs

In the second post of this year I’m showing you an upcycle design lamp that uses old wine bottles. Usually glass gets recycled after it’s been...

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