PHOTOS: Recycled and Handmade Etsy Finds


As our savvy staffers know, the internet is chock-full of innovative reuse ideas and do-it-yourself projects aimed at creating a unique new item out of what is normally considered waste. But there is one magical place on the Web where crafters, creators and artists from around the globe come together to put their quirky-cool designs on display – the artisans treasure trove that is Etsy. Since we’re always up for replacing a mass-produced trinket with a handmade item, Earth911 rounded up 14 of our favorite recycled Etsy finds for your viewing pleasure. So, ditch the mall and spice up your home, garden and closet with one of these one-of-a-kind pieces.

Homepage Image: Photo: Etsy user Eisman Design

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Mary Mazzoni

Mary Mazzoni

Mary is a lifelong vegetarian and enjoys outdoor activities like hiking, biking and relaxing in the park. When she’s not outside, she’s probably watching baseball. She is a former assistant editor for Earth911.
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