At first I thought it looked like half a pineapple! But the idea is really cool; recycle wine bottles to make a passive solar warmed planter. One problem.where to get that many wine bottles!


Before you toss your next plastic milk jug into the recycling bin, you just might want to turn it into a sandwich/lunch box. No need for a lunch box? Could be a cute gift box. {Need: milk jug, marker, scissors, thumbtack and an adhesive-backed Velcro}

woven map basket.

Woven Map Basket — DIY How-to from Make: Projects (Lots of old maps around - gift idea?


Very cool idea: use old light bulbs for a festive vase to hang in the garden. (Cool Crafts With Light Bulbs)

Recycled Crayon Heart Kid Art

Make a Multicolor Heart by Crayon You can easily prepare such amazing and colorful hearts. Just fill heart cake forms with crayons.