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Got Forks? How to make a life sized polar bear using thrifted utensils

2020-11-05T05:57:22-07:00November 2nd, 2020|DIY, Stories, Sustainability|

What do 16,000 forks (and counting), Goodwill, and a polar bear have in common? They are all key aspects of Edmonton artist Dave McAuley’s silverware artwork and sculptures. Dave has [...]

Repair For Good Live Demonstration

2020-03-11T15:25:27-06:00March 11th, 2020|DIY, Events, Featured, Get Involved, News Category Archive|

The good thing about upcycling is that there really are no limits to what you can create. It's a sustainable, cost-effective option, and anyone can join the upcycling revolution and undertake a range [...]

Back To School Outfit Staples That Make Dressing To Impress That Much Easier

2019-12-28T06:59:53-07:00August 28th, 2019|DIY, Featured, Home and Style, Stories|

As Labor Day swiftly approaches, it’s time to start thinking about the inevitable. The end of lazy summer days and the start of classes. Before heading back to school, I [...]

3 Stress-Free Back To School Outfit Hacks To Help Busy Teachers Dress To Impress

2019-08-22T14:10:41-06:00August 22nd, 2019|DIY, Featured, Home and Style, Stories|

Most teachers make their jobs look easy. In reality, helping hundreds of children and young adults grow both in their studies and as people is no easy feat. It takes [...]

7 Awesome Cleaning Blogs to Maximize Your Spring Cleaning & Donations

2019-12-26T05:25:28-07:00May 29th, 2018|DIY, Events, Fashion, Get Involved, Home and Style|

Finally, it’s spring! Time to do your spring cleaning and reduce the clutter accumulated over the long winter. Now is the best time to donate your gently used clothing and [...]