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100+ Eco-Friendly Projects and Ideas for Everyday Living

By Heidi Boyd

North Light Books, Paperback, 9781600613043, 144pp.

Publication Date: September 2, 2009


Recycle, Reuse, Recraft

"Craftcycle" is the creative crafter's way to recycling and reusing everyday items destined for the trash or recycling bin. Discover ways to recycle pages of your favorite magazines into a decorative bowl or trash bucket, to reuse scrap wood to build a beautiful birdhouse, or recraft broken china and glass into a mosaic flower pot, and more Transform throw-away materials into treasures with over 40 step-by-step craft projectsConstruct larger eco-friendly projects for a greener homeThink green all year round with tips and ideas for every seasonRelax, unwind and unplug with numerous activities powered only by youTempt your taste buds with delicious recipes using seasonal ingredients

"Craftcycle" explores ways to get the most out of every season while impacting the environment the least. With all these great ideas there is no better time to "Craftcycle" your way into a greener life.

About the Author
Heidi Boyd is the author of over a dozen North Light books with subjects that range from recycled crafting to beading and sewing. Her stitched projects appear regularly in Stitch magazine and other publications. Heidi has recently launched her Whimsy Kit line, selling 2,000 kits in the first year. She reside with her husband and children in Brunswick, Maine.