Posts Tagged ‘Reuse’
For this crafty column, I show you how to turn seemingly useless and oft discarded envelopes into all sorts of useful lovely things.
Written by Hannah Bullivant
Illustrations by Farzeen jabbar
Perhaps its because I’m getting older, perhaps I’m becoming more eccentric or perhaps its one too many glasses of wine but I am becoming increasingly intolerant of waste. The latest object of my ‘waste rage’ is envelopes. I am ‘online billed’ to my eyeballs, but I still seem to receive an avalanche of junk mail and catalogues for companies I’ve never heard of through the post. Its probably Facebook’s fault; selling my soul to Identity Theft R Us and IWillSpamYouToTears.com.
But before I retreat into an envelope and Facebook induced pit of fury, I’ll bring this baby back to the point.
What to do with those pesky envelopes?
According to the folk at Green Box Day the average British family throws… read more