Buying second hand goods is the most friendly environment choice any consumer can make. Whether it’s books, clothes, furniture, decorations, media or kids toys, you’re sure to do your part for the environment by buying used. Today we’ve outlined several reasons why buying used goods should always be your first option if you’re adamant about […]
There are probably thousands of items you can now recycle, but what are some of the more unique and created? How about old Ball Mason Jars and using them for drinks or those Yankee Candle Jars and using them for… anything? What cool things do you recycle? Let us know and we’ll share them with […]
Today we introduce Linda Bingham, founder of The Upcycling Sophisticate. Linda is a country girl with a sophisticated style. A little glam, a little rusty, a little girly, a little dusty. A junkers, junker, a “Junkaprenuer.” As a true eclectic home spun artist where creativity abounds, come along for the ride and she will share […]
Today is National Thrift Shop Day! We’re cruising around Denver with the stereo on, listening to a little “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – what could be better?! Six tips to make your thrift shop adventure a magical one: 1. Set your budget before shopping: You might assume there’s no way you can […]
We recently asked our Facebook Fans to share photos of their recent garage sale finds, here are a few that were submitted to us just this week – aren’t they awesome?!
We’re excited to announce and introduce our newest Pinterest board, “Recycled and Upcycled.” The idea came to us when we were pinning to our “Decorating on a Dime” board and we have more fan submits of distressed furniture they found second-hand at yard sales or flea markets. With a little imagination, some elbow grease and […]