In honor of today, I thought I would share a roundup of favorite recycle themed posts for Earth Day! I am a lover of the old, imperfect, and worn. Giving something old a new life is so gratifying in more ways than one. Click any of the photos to be taken to the corresponding post. Enjoy!
The above chalk art print is available here.
DIY Recycled Outdoor Planters:
We used found objects to create a unique outdoor planter display for the warmer months.
Recycled Vase Ideas:
Use these 5 new ideas for a recycled take on your typical flower vases! My favorite one is the tea tin.
Recycled Glass Matchstick Containers:
These adorable DIY matchstick containers were made with recycled glass objects. They would make the cutest gift paired with our new, limited edition candles or a candle that you make yourself (keep reading for the candle DIY).
Book Recover DIY
Give old books new life with a coat of paint and some golden details! They make beautiful inexpensive decor pieces to sit on a shelf or a nightstand.
DIY Recycled Card Pockets
National Letter Writing Month & Earth Day collide! Turn your used cards into these cute and functional pockets for your home or office.
Make Your Own Candles
Have containers lying around that are just too pretty to throw away? Recycle them into unique candles! It’s easier than you think.
I hope you enjoy these favorite recycle themed posts and ideas for turning some of the objects around you into something new! They are all inexpensive projects that are fun to create. Happy Earth Day, friends! If you make a recycled project inspired by one ours, we would love to see! Tag us on Instagram @lilyandval and #lilyandvalliving.