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One Man's Trash Is Another Man's Treasure: 12 Awesome Repurposed Objects

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Everywhere we look, there are items that could be repurposed and made anew into different objects — but it’s hard to figure out what to do with all that stuff on your own.

Enter these 12 shopkeepers and companies, who make a living creating stuff everyone covets out of things that no one else wants, from beat-up board games to soda cans to truck siding. This Earth Day, say thanks by supporting these upcyclers who prove time and time again that one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. — Jillian Capewell

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One Man's Trash Is Another Man's Treasure: 12 Awesome Repurposed Objects

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One thought on “One Man's Trash Is Another Man's Treasure: 12 Awesome Repurposed Objects

  1. Janet says:

    I’m kinda sad that someone cut up a vintage French Scrabble board. Unless it was damaged somehow, I think it would be cooler to have it intact.

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