20 March 2018 is officially the first day of Spring. To mark this day, we have created 5 tips for you to follow to achieve a sustainable spring cleaning.
Written by: Erica Rodriguez Finally, the moment many of us tired, overworked college kids have been waiting for: spring break. For many, their spring break is a time to relax and unwind from the regular work week by doing absolutely nothing. How about we change it up a bit? Instead of waking up at 2 [...]
Written by: Dominique Benton It is the season for the sweet little citrus treats called Clementines. Instead of throwing away the boxes they come in and wasting good materials, it is possible to find a new use for them. One really great use for the boxes is as a container garden. This can be a [...]
It’s time for another holiday-themed TGI…DIY! This week, a member of our Design Junkies team will help you put a cool eco-friendly twist on a classic-style “woven star” ornament. All you need is one empty drink pouch for each ornament you plan to make, along with some basic craft supplies. This shiny star can be [...]
Written by: Colleen Duncan You may already recycle, but take it further with these simple DIYs. Your trash bin thank you and you’ll have new eye-catching pieces for your home! 1.Old T-shirts/scraps of fabric: A new season means piles of last-season’s unwanted clothing. Stained, shrunk, or just what were you thinking outdated, use them to [...]
Clean up the environment as well as your bathroom countertop with this week’s quick and easy TGI…DIY! Struggling to squeeze the last tiny drop out of an old toothpaste tube whose time has come? Instead of throwing them out, try upcycling your empty toothpaste tubes into a stylish and helpful toothbrush holder! You’ll just [...]
Next time you are having guests over, consider making wine charms for their glasses by upcycling The Naked Grape wine box. This is quite the charming project! All you will need is The Naked Grape empty wine box, a dime, pair of scissors or craft knife, pencil, cutting mat, and a permanent marker. The dime [...]