Rowdy, my rescue dog, found his second life when saved from a kill shelter by Cape Fear Rescue. He and three other puppies had been left in a box outside at a shelter that was closed for the holiday weekend. His...
Talented Portuguese street artist Artur Bordalo (aka Bordalo II) has done it again, creating a beautiful and colorful owl sculpture on a wall in the city of Covilhã in Portugal out of recycled junk and trash. The sculpture, called “Owl Eyes,”...
Furniture designer Bernardo Urbina from Costa Rica turns wood scraps to one-of-a-kind pieces of furniture. He has created a new furniture line and started a project Tacloban Prevails.
I'm Pedro Guglielmi, a Brazilian designer. I opened up a store called Drops Móveis (Drops Furniture) that aims to give our sports objects innovative functions.
I buy old and kitschy porcelain figurines from flee markets and turn them into zombies. I love the clash between the cute (and boring) and the gruesome!
I am Anna Zaboeva, an artist who's created footwear series that deals with fashion recycling. The shoes feature funky patterns and give afterlife to a cool retro fabrics.
Bruce Campbell is an inventive engineer who took the recycled home movement to new heights by building himself a home inside of a retired Boeing 727 aircraft fuselage. The sight is truly surreal – the huge 3-engine commercial airliner is propped...
Coca Cola teamed up with award-winning ad agency Ogilvy & Mather China on a new “2nd Lives” campaign and created 16 red screw-on caps that transform the otherwise-useless left-over plastic bottle into something creative, fun and usable. This environmentally friendly campaign...
Gregory Kloehn is a kind-hearted and crafty artist in Oakland, California who had the brilliant idea of creating small mobile homes for homeless people out of recycled and reclaimed materials found on the street. He began his Homeless Homes Project when...
Recycling is a hugely important part of our effort to take care of and live in harmony with the planet we call home, but it doesn't just have to be reserved to municipal authorities or waste management companies. There are awesome...