DIY Thursday: 6 Backyard Fire Pits

When I show up at a party, it isn’t because I’m a social butterfly. It’s because I’ve been told there would be snacks. That’s why people get together, isn’t it? To eat? I mean, that’s why I leave my house. Still, just because I’d rather eat than talk doesn’t mean that’s what everyone else would … Read more

Upcycle This! 5 Oatmeal Container Storage Solutions

No matter how much storage you have, it’s never enough. This is especially true for women. We’ve got jewelry, clothes, shoes, make up, sewing do-dads, hair products, and all sorts of other stuff. And it isn’t that we don’t try to keep it all organized. Goodness only knows the countless hours I’ve spent trying to … Read more

Upcycle This! 7 Ways to Reuse Kitchen Utensils

Upcycle Kitchen Tools and Utensils

Let’s take a moment to think about cooking or baking. Assuming you aren’t prone to random accidents, all usually goes well until you open a drawer or a cabinet that is packed to capacity with utensils, bowls, plates, cooking boards, and other kitchen utensils that are space suckers. It is only typical that as you … Read more

Upcycle This! Valentine’s Day Edition

Upcycle This Valentine's Day

The time of year when everyone is either falling in love, feels in love, or loathes everything about love is upon us. That’s correct, Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. That really only means one thing, buying sincere, yet typical presents like flowers and chocolate, or raiding the Valentine’s Day aisle of CVS at … Read more

Upcycle This! 7 Ways to Reuse Planters


Now that the holidays are over, it’s safe to say that the warm weather can come back whenever it’s ready. Unfortunately, since we still have a good amount of winter left to endure, we might as well sit tight and start some upcycle projects in anticipation of the spring! This week, Redesign Revolution is featuring … Read more

Upcycle This! 6 Ways to Reuse Old Magazines


We read them, we flip through them, and now, we will make art with them. What are we talking about? Magazines! Although it is apparently a dying industry, magazines are still one of those things that every once in a while you just get anyway. There is nothing better than deciding on a Thursday night … Read more

Upcycle This! 10 Ways to Reuse Your Old Newspapers

upcycle this reuse newspapers

Alright, so we know that many people have been saying that “print is dead’ and, heck, they’re probably right. That being said, many still like the feel of getting their newspaper delivered. But what do you do when you’re done with it? Are you responsible and recycle? Do you let them accumulate dust in some … Read more

Upcycle This! 8 Ways to Reuse Teacups

upcycle reuse teacups

Can you think of everything you have hidden in storage in your life? It isn’t because these items are hideous to a fault, it’s because well, there is really no use for them. Well, fear not. Redesign Revolution has done our homework on upcycling this week, and we have found some solutions for at least … Read more