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  • Upcycle Home
    Upcycle Canada offers articles and tutorials on creating upcycle arts and crafts, as well as a place for people to find out what types of items upcycle artists in their neighborhood are seeking.

  • Material Requests
    Do you have a collection of plastic bags, pull tabs or tin can lids to share with an upcycler? Or are you an upcycler with specific needs. Showcase your needs or materials here.

  • Upcycle Ideas
    Ideas and tutorials for turning consumable trash into upcycled treasures.

    • Old Jeans into Gardening Overalls
      Check out this Thread Heads video that shows you how to turn two pairs of old jeans into functional gardening (or workshop-ready) overalls.

    • Making a Bowl out of a Coffee Can Lid
      The bottom of a tin coffee can can make an interesting bowl that can then be painted and finished as-is or soldered to a small length of pipe and a smaller can bottom as a base for a tall fruit bowl.

    • Sneaker Sole Rubber Stamps
      Old sneakers or other shoes often have really neat patterns on the soles. Take advantage of the rubber material even after the rest of the shoe is past its shelf life...

    • Sock Elves
      Take old, mismatched socks and make these adorable sock elves. A great upcycle craft for kids.

  • Buy Upcycle Art
    Search online shops that specialize in recycled and upcycled art and fashion. Buy some treasures, or just get inspired.

  • Upcycle Resources
    More information about upcycling

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