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Handmade Giveaway Hop – Recycled Paper Jewelry Box/Kraft Paper Christmas Cards

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Welcome to the Handmade & Eco-Friendly Giveaway Hop, hosted by Happy Mothering , Easy Green Mom and Brittleby’s Corner through the Green Moms Network ! We are excited to be a part of Green Moms Network Handmade/Eco-friendly Holidays Giveaway Hop.

Handmade Paper

Eco Friendly Daily

Mortelled Handmade Papers: These unique papers are made by adding some material during the making of the paper to give it a different look. Handmade Paper ([link] handmade-paper.us) : This company offers a really wide range of paper products from the conventional to the eco-friendly.

Yiuco Marketplace for Handmade Upcycled, Recycled, or Reused Products

Green Prophet

Etsy, the global online store , has enjoyed great success due to the fact that it enables individuals to buy handmade, unique items from other individuals around the world with the click of a mouse. Yiuco may be the Middle East’s greener Etsy.

Handmade Pink Oxfords and Recycled Rainbow Bags from Guatemalan Artisans

Eco Chic

The post Handmade Pink Oxfords and Recycled Rainbow Bags from Guatemalan Artisans appeared first on Eco-Chick. “Make it count” is the UTZ market motto.

Earthships, Roadtrips & a Handmade Cabin for $10k.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Conscious Consumerism Family Green Inspiring (Wow) Right Livelihood building a house earthships eco green homes houses made of tires recycle sustainableSlowly but surely, the house started taking shape. For the most part, Steph and I designed on the fly, making every decision together. Lots of people told us that building a house as a couple can ruin.

Timo Handmade Finds Modern Uses for Vintage Fabrics

Green Prophet

Made mostly from used and vintage scraps of fabric, Timo Handmade’s new creations have a warm, old-world feel. Check out more of TIMO’s creations at Timo Handmade. Ecco Ukka Weaves Love, Magic and Recycled Materials into Fabric Jewelry. Images via: Timo Handmade.

Avoid plastic utensils by carrying your own, wrapped in handmade recycled cases

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) Utensil cases, of recycled materials or otherwise, may not be at the top of anybody's list of shopping necessities. There is no need to go out and buy a set that comes with a recycled case, for instance.

Summer’s Perfect Jewelry is Edgy Cool: Enter Natalie Frigo’s Handmade Designs

Eco Chic

The Playing Cat Cuff is made from recycled brass with white sapphires for the eyes. And they are made with recycled silver and gold, as well as rigorously-sourced, conflict-free gems. A simple piece that makes everyone look closer.

Shine Bright with Recycled Metal Jewelry: 5 Sustainable Picks

Eco Chic

These companies use recycled metals and gems to produce some of the most beautifully crafted and, uniquely designed jewelry available. Recycled diamonds make for wonderful engagement rings.) The brand designs their jewelry with 100% recycled metals whenever possible.

Digby and Iona: Handmade Jewelry with a Whimsical Touch

Eco Chic

And was I excited to hear that it’s made here in NYC from recycled metals? AD: I work with one of the few metal casters in New York who casts recycled sterling silver. Creative Arts Fair Fashion Featured Animals Brooklyn digby & iona Jewelry necklace NYC recycled metals ring

Green your Summer Giveaway Hop, ends 6/13, Win Eco Headband and Recycled Paper Greeting Cards

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Giveaway: Up for grabs from us is two awesome handmade Eco items from our store, enter to win one handmade burlap wrapped headband in your color choice and one five pack of “Love Lives Here” greeting cards with matching envelopes. Welcome to the Green Your Summer Event! 

Alabama Chanin’s Cyber Monday Sale: 50% Off Handmade Slow Fashion

Eco Chic

If you don’t know what the line is all about, here’s a quick primer: -Made by hand (by artisan sewers in their homes) in the southern USA -Made with new, organic and recycled cotton -Lean manufacturing processes mean (much) less waste.

Choose Table Lamps Made From Recycled Glass

Green Furniture Home Design

For those who want are looking for table lamps that are not only beautiful looking, but also environmentally friendly, lamps made from recycled glass are a great choice. Recycled glass is an excellent material because it creates no negative environmental impact. In addition to their benefits as being more environmentally friendly, recycled glass table lamps ( like this one )usually have a very unique look. Lighting recycled glass lamps

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Secrets of Green Cultures Part III: Recycling Forefathers

Green Home Blog

Okay they may not be your direct forefathers but they sure knew the meaning of recycling. As Earth Day reminds us of the full spectrum of going green, and staying there, it is recycling that seems to rule the roost since day one. Viking Recycling.

Eco-Friendly Gift Idea – Recycled Wine Barrel Cabinet

Green Furniture Home Design

Naturally, we love when things (like furniture) are made from recycled materials, so when we saw this fabulous shelving cabinet that’s made from a gorgeous old wine barrel – we knew we had to give it a shout out! Handmade in Georgia, this recycled wooden cabinet has a handy inner storage shelf, as well as (and you entertainers will love this) a removable maple serving tray and casters. Reclaimed Furniture recycled wine barrel shelf wine barrel cabinet

DIY Scented Gift Bow made of Repurposed Perfume Ads

Indigenize

Arts Do-It-Yourself bow DIY gift wrap handmade paper arts recycle repurpose repurposed junk ribbonFor topping off the wrapping of a very special gift, make a one-of-a-kind bow with the added surprise of carrying an exotic designer scent! Your recipient need never know that this lovely and festive gift bow was made out of junk ads — unless, of course, you want to gain big repurposing DIY cred by [.].

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Recycled Furniture to Be Sold at Israeli Auction Next Week

Green Prophet

Select pieces of recycled, eco friendly furniture will be sold at an auction house in central Israel next week alongside paintings and other fine art. This handmade, limited edition piece was fashioned out of the barrel, plywood, sponge and upholstery materials.

Welsh Environment Minister opens recycled wood shop

Green (Living) Review

Environment Minister, John Griffiths, has helped open a shop in Newport selling goods made from recycled wood. This wood is then sold as timber or turned into handmade pieces for the home or garden, saving it from going to landfill sites. Wood recycling projects like Reseiclo, allow us to save valuable timber from being needlessly sent to landfill sites.”

Stunning products made using recycled paper

EcoFriend

Recycling. Stunning products made using recycled paper. The world is gradually entering into an era where use of recycled materials is increasingly gaining momentum. These reasons are also the inspiration behind designers enthusiasm for creating unique products from recycled paper. All you need is 390 pieces of recycled paper, glue, acrylic colors and a card board. Designer Jolis Paons has prepared this handmade paper dress from pages of an old phone book.

Prix-Prix

Green Earth Journey

I use recycled neckties, recycled men's suits, recycled Mardi Gras beads, recycled cereal boxes, and 100% post-consumer recycled paper. Recycled materials are inexpensive, abundant, and have unique qualities that can be inspirational in themselves.

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Shopping Guide: Eco-friendly Craft Suppliers

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The glues are made with toxic formulas and animal byproducts, paints are synthetically dyed and exude polluting VOCs, plastic beads are hard to recycle and varnishes are loaded with harsh chemicals. Jewelry making, painting, sewing, drawing and so much more are all beautiful forms of crafting.

Jesse Danger

Green Earth Journey

I use recycled silver and gold, as well as recycled packaging and shipping supplies. Tags: recycled metal blog Jesse Danger elegant gifts jewelry men conscience green women etsy independent handmade environment seller

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Ditch Etsy for CIRQY, the Middle Eastern Alternative

Green Prophet

We love Etsy as much as anyone, but we also feel it is our duty to support local efforts to collate cool design , handmade arts and crafts. But there are some neat creations available on CIRQY that are handmade, mostly, by local artisans – and that is worth a lot.

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Gorgeous, Genius Gifts For Conscious Women from UncommonGoods

Eco Chic

We love shopping the site not only because its elevated artisans’ voices around the world, but because it has featured organic, recycled and handmade products since its founding and is committed to never selling products containing leather, feathers or fur.

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First Princeton Sustainable Fashion Competition: Creative Recycling at Its Best

Eco Chic

The shoes she showed were her third round of experiments on the design and technique, and were totally rockin’ Julie Dickerson, Starre Vartan (middle), and Jessica Lander in Julie’s recycled dress (right, made from tickets and movie posters) and a saucy hat (left, made from posters).

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Dogwood and Hastings: Sustainable Homewares Launch!

Eco Chic

There are recycled paper notebooks… in Chuck’s Mossway print and Wind-on-Sand prints. And incredible table jewelry from Eco-Chick fave Natalie Frigo : Made from recycled metals in NYC, they are the perfect complement to Dogwood & Hastings prints.

reCycle Clocks now available at One Stop Green

EcoFriend

Sonia Renthlei: Recycling is one of the best ways to save resources, and, in the process, keeps the environment clean and healthy. With regard to this, One Stop Green is offering an innovative range of custom clocks made from recycled motorcycle parts.

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Top Ten Eco-Friendly Toys for Kids

Green Home Blog

Go green with toys made from non-toxic, recycled and recyclable plastics. Greenhome carries a number of toys made from recycled plastic, including a truck and race car , pizza play set , stacking number set , and a radio flyer wagon. Support local businesses by buying local, handmade toys. Help reduce that waste by avoiding toys that come with lots of added packaging, especially hard to recycle plastics or Styrofoam. The Best Eco-Friendly Toys for Your Kids.

Heart of Recycled Glass: Ellen Blakeley Studio Reuses Waste to Create Mosiac Art

Eco Chic

Ellen Blakeley is the creator of stunning handmade recycled glass mosaic tiles. Her Santa Rosa, CA studio is committed to sustainability and utilizes glass recycled from the waste of commercial glass companies in Northern California.

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Product of the Week – 31 Bits

The Go Green Blog

31 Bits is an inspirational do-good company that sells jewelry made from 100% recycled paper by internally displaced women in Northern Uganda. Tags: Eco-Products Recycling 31 Bits Handmade jewelry Recycle Uganda

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Broad Street

Green Earth Journey

I try to eat organic, buy local food when possible, recycle and be thrifty. Tags: beautiful etsy fancy broad street vintage luxury jewelry gifts independent handmade seller Name: Sara Bradstreet Shop Name: Broad Street Shop Link: www.broadstreet.etsy.com Blog: www.broadsinthestreets.

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Judith Ann Cottage Designs

Green Earth Journey

love to recycle and try to find new uses for old things. Tags: home decor kids blankets pillows interview quilts handmade etsy seller clothing eco organic Judith Ann Weakland Judith Ann Cottage Designs [link] [link] Pittsburgh, Pa. Shipping is U.S.

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Gaia Conceptions

Green Earth Journey

Yes:) I eat local and seasonally as much as possible Recycle Live in a tiny house Drive a bio-diesel car and I'm always looking and learning how to make myself and Gaia Conceptions more eco-friendly How did you get into your craft?

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Product of the Week – Tweedle Press

The Go Green Blog

Paper - Tweedle Press uses a wide array of 100% recycled paper fibers & 100% recovered cotton rag. Packaging – Tweedle Press packaging materials are also as ‘low impact’ as possible, meaning recycled boxes, hemp twines, etc.

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Passion Lilie’s Fair-Trade Print Fabulousness: How I Wear Eco Fashion

Eco Chic

It’s by Zoe & Sage , and is handmade in L.A. Woodzee Recycled Whiskey Barrel Sunglasses: How I Wear Eco Fashion.

A Bit Dreamy, A Lot Indy: Quirky and Sustainable Swimsuit Picks

Eco Chic

I’ve been a fan of Ambika’s handmade crochet bikinis for ages. Here are some ideas for recycling that worn bikini … And with that, Happy Swimmings in Sustainable Swimsuits! Fair Fashion Ambika bathing suits bikini Gudrun Sjödén Handmade maillot swash swimsuits

Turn Dryer Lint Into Paper

The Go Green Blog

Tags: Green Crafts Recycling Crafts DIY Dryer Lint handmade paper Paper papermaking

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Hairdo Perfection: Accessories for Summer Updos (Get That Hair Off Your Neck!)

Eco Chic

These are made from recycled vintage musical scores —sweet! a handmade, one-of-a-kind KadyBloom fascinator is your ticket. Health Is Beauty beklina eco Etsy Hair hair accessories hairdo Handmade made in france updo

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Shop Ethical and Fair-Trade at Paper High

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We found alternatives such as buying fair-trade , handmade and local, and although big business and unethical still dominates the marketplace, we are buying more ethically today than ever before which is highly encouraging for a sustainable future.

Eco-Friendly Giveaway Hop – Zen Box of Eco Goodies ends 6/21

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To help you relax this season we are giving away a box of “Zen” filled with beautifully handmade eco-friendly items. Giveaway items includes: 1 handmade “Field of Trees” keepsake box. 1 five pack of “Field of Trees” recycled paper greeting cards with matching envelopes.

8 Ways to Green Up your Wardrobe

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2: Sustainable fabrics: When shopping at conventional clothing stores look for clothing made from sustainable fabrics such as organic cotton and wool as well as bamboo, hemp, linen and recycled polyester.

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Wow-alicious green gifts upcycled by Ex Libris Anonymous

Green Prophet

They start by exhaustively searching for the most interesting recycled books they can find, and after carefully curating favorites, salvage the covers (and selected pages) of each one. Ex Libris Anonymous has been building handmade journals since 2000.