Category: Creative Upcyclers

mario Millici

Mario Milici (MCMDesign)

Upcycling, to me, is not new; it’s not a trend, a fad or something that’s current. It’s a way of life. I have been repurposing and using reclaimed materials wherever possible in furniture, jewelry and building projects for the better part of three decades. Working in the fields of furniture design, manufacturing and education, I

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Mara Chambers (Relovit)

  I see the potential in unwanted fabric, clothing and material, destined for landfill. I look carefully at everything that comes my way: a strip of old ribbon, a pillowcase or a pair of torn, paint splattered overalls. I consider the weight and texture of the material and the features of a particular piece of clothing. I

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