The wonderful world of upcycling

Have you heard of the word upcycle? (Nope, nothing to do with riding bikes).
In a nutshell, throwing less away, re-using more. So, instead of pitching unwanted or broken items that will end up in landfill, upcycling finds them a new value.

Basically, take an object, spruce it up and give it a new lease on life. (It’s a great way to tap into your creativity, too).

Here's some ideas I love: