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Kanga Style

The kanga (or khanga; from the old Bantu (Kiswahili) verb ku-kanga, to wrap or close), is a colourful garment similar to kitenge, worn by women and occasionally by men throughout the African Great Lakes region. It is a piece of printed cottonfabric, about 1.5m by 1m, often with a border along all four sides (called pindo in Swahili), and a central part (mji) which […]

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Plastic bag rug

What lovely idea to recycle grocery plastic bags! Find the instructions here I’ve tried this technique in a smaller scale and I have created coasters with Uchumi plastic bags!  

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Amazing Eye!

Yes…this magnificent eye is done with plastic bottle caps. Surely to create something like this needs planning…I don’t even think we have so many colored bottle caps. But I will start to save now, and see what I can do.   Here a simple tutorial to do some Bottle cap art If you create something please […]

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Diy Cat Tent

  I am totally going to do this. This cat tent is very easy to make – you just need a t-shirt, wire hangers and a piece of cardboard! If you make one share your photo with us!

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Love love and love

I wanted to do something small, colored and romantic, and this little beauty came to life. I’ve used painted coca cola bottle and cold porcelain beads.  

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Music or movie?

  This is the first necklace I’ve done with used dvd’s. The process is not the simplest but the result is excellent! Transparent like glass, light like plastic!

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Go Green!

  I love this piece. It’s done with 3 different plastic bottles, coca cola, sprite and keringet sparkling water 🙂 Each bead is cut, shaped and treated with fire. It took a while but the result is stunning don’t you think?  

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Boring movies become…

I love movies and I don’t have a tv at home (it kills my creativity..). I have boxes full of movies and tv series that I’ve collected since 2007. Lot of them have scratches, old, useless. Why keeping them? My best friend Google gave me some ideas on how to recycle old cd’s and dvd’s, […]

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Sprite bottle and Cold Porcelain beads

My passion for cold porcelain started few years ago. Cold porcelain is a clay based on white glue and corn starch. you can do anything with it and it’s air dry. Still with no power at home I was looking for a way to create colored beads. Fimo, the most famous clay around,  is not […]

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Pink Coca cola?

The main color of plastic bottles in Nairobi are light blue, Aquamarine, green, white and brown. Very little variety, so I’ve decided to paint them with a magnificent result don’t you think?

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