Category Archives: upcycling

m² PowerStation (an open source charter)

Please check out one of the projects I’m starting…





m² PowerStation (open source charter) « vulariter-blog.


p.s. Here’s what a square meter might look like .. 🙂

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Project: “200” (Constraints)


Since my beloved LifeEdited contest is no longer taking entries, I’m motivated to apply the mentality to something far more replicable — something new!

I’ve been thinking about the constraints for this for months.  I’ve even tried out a few designs, with admitted difficulty.

Here’s the plan so far (continued after the break):

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Cardboard Box to Boutique Paper = Upcycling


Looks straightforward enough to me.   Maybe if a person stockpiled boxes ahead of time, they’d get a more paper with less tearing apart of the kitchen.

I’d be tempted to sell the paper on eBay, ’cause the only paper I have is my composition notebooks.  lol


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GMA Pallet Upcycling Ideas, Mk. I

I made this video as part of my submissions to the LifeEdited design contest.

The concept here is to make cuts to the pallet which don’t require removal of nails.  With creative cuts, a new set of cheap/free building blocks is easily achieved.


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Pallet House Idea 2011-01-14a

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Pallet Car Idea 2011-01-15a

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