Upcycled Print

Newspapers are creatively repurposed to form artworks and tools
Implications - Society’s movement towards a more eco-friendly environment becomes clearer each day as artists and designers alike are looking for different ways to go green. Taking an often recycled medium such as newsprint and repurposing it into a variety of useful tools and artworks, companies are showing their support towards the eco movement and therefore appealing to consumers who have the same mindset.
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Warm Top 6 Examples: 116,963 Total Clicks Nov 09 - May 11
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Recycled Trash Sculptures - Steven Siegel Creates Monumental Art from Junk
SCORE: 6
Hot 18,327 Clicks Pub: Jan 15, 11
Recycled Trash Sculptures
Steven Siegel Creates Monumental Art from Junk
Steven Siegel is an extraordinary environmental artist who creates large art pieces made from unwanted material. His recycled trash sculptures have been installed in many places around the world. They… [More]
Newspaper Nails - Cute Polish Shows You How to Sport the Headlines as a Manicure
SCORE: 6.6
Hot 17,672 Clicks Pub: May 26, 11
Newspaper Nails
Cute Polish Shows You How to Sport the Headlines as a Manicure
Tired of the same old manicure? Spice it up with these newspaper nails by 'Cute Polish' and rock the headlines in style. Newspaper ink rubbing off on your hands is nothing new and this process is just… [More]
Recycled Writing Utensils - These Newspaper Pencils from Treesmart are Eco-Fabulous
SCORE: 5.5
Warm 7,992 Clicks Pub: Aug 22, 10
Recycled Writing Utensils
These Newspaper Pencils from Treesmart are Eco-Fabulous
These Newspaper Pencils from Treesmart are created entirely out of recycled newspapers. Treesmart gives a brief description of the traditional yellow 2B pencils and their manufacturing process, which recycles… [More]
Recycled Newspaper Shoes - The Eco-Friendly Hot News Ballet Flats from All Black
SCORE: 5.9
Warm 25,771 Clicks Pub: Nov 24, 09
Recycled Newspaper Shoes
The Eco-Friendly Hot News Ballet Flats from All Black
These eco-friendly Hot News ballet flats by Colin Lin for All Black are made from recycled newspaper, specifically three and a half pages of a Chinese language newspaper. The peek-a-boo woven flats and… [More]
Newspaper Instruments - Kyle Bean for Hermes UK 2010 Window Displays
SCORE: 4.3
Warm 21,153 Clicks Pub: Jan 4, 10
Newspaper Instruments
Kyle Bean for Hermes UK 2010 Window Displays
When you get Kyle Bean for Hermes UK, you know the end result will be something drastically creative, and these New Year's window displays are case in point. The Kyle Bean for Hermes UK display consists… [More]
Paper Crane Frocks - The Yuliya Kyrpo Upcycled Origami Dress is Made of Reused Newspapers
SCORE: 5.3
Warm 26,048 Clicks Pub: Jul 20, 10
Paper Crane Frocks
The Yuliya Kyrpo Upcycled Origami Dress is Made of Reused Newspapers
This gorgeous Yuliya Kyrpo upcycled origami dress is made from reused newspapers folded into paper cranes. Creating a unique and intricate shape, this gown has a sweetheart neckline and a long paper crane… [More]